Entity quick click: rapid text copying based on automatic entity extraction

  title={Entity quick click: rapid text copying based on automatic entity extraction},
  author={Eric A. Bier and Edward W. Ishak and Ed Huai-hsin Chi},
  booktitle={CHI Extended Abstracts},
Retyping text phrases can be time consuming. As a result, techniques for copying text from one software application to another, such as copy-and-paste and drag-and-drop are now commonplace. However, even these techniques can be too slow in situations where many phrases need to be copied. In the special case where the phrases to be copied represent syntactically identifiable entities, such as person names, company names, telephone numbers, or street addresses, much faster phrase copying is… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 28 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 extracted citations

Revealing the copy and paste habits of end users

2009 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC) • 2009
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Principles and Tools for Collaborative Entity-Based Intelligence Analysis

IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics • 2010
View 3 Excerpts

Can friction improve mouse-based text selection?

2009 IEEE Toronto International Conference Science and Technology for Humanity (TIC-STH) • 2009
View 1 Excerpt


Publications referenced by this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…