Operator error performance and keyboard evaluation in Palantype machine shorthand.

@article{Downtown1980OperatorEP,
  title={Operator error performance and keyboard evaluation in Palantype machine shorthand.},
  author={A C Downtown and Alan F. Newell and John L. Arnott},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={1980},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={73-80}
}
The output of a Palantype shorthand machine can be processed and displayed electronically to provide a simultaneous transcript of speech for the deaf. Operator errors have been identified as the most important factor limiting the legibility of the output text. Tests performed on Palantype machines have shown that large variations in error performance can… CONTINUE READING