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Fitts''Law Studies of Directional Mouse Movement

@inproceedings{Boritz1991FittsLawSO,
  title={Fitts''Law Studies of Directional Mouse Movement},
  author={James Boritz and Kellogg S. Booth and Wiliam B. Cowan},
  year={1991}
}
An experiment was conducted to test the hypothesis that there is a relationship between the direction of motion (angle) and the time required to move the mouse tracker to a target and that this relationship depends on the handedness of the user. This was done by testing the time required for subjects to perform a target acquisition task similar to item selection ill a pie·shaped menu. Target size. distance and angular placement were varied, with both right handed and left handed subjects tested… 

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