Usability Comparison of Mouse, Touch and Tangible Inputs for 3D Data Manipulation

@article{Besanon2016UsabilityCO,
  title={Usability Comparison of Mouse, Touch and Tangible Inputs for 3D Data Manipulation},
  author={Lonni Besançon and Paul Issartel and Mehdi Ammi and Tobias Isenberg},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2016},
  volume={abs/1603.08735}
}
We evaluate the performance and usability of mouse-based, touch-based, and tangible interaction for manipulating objects in a 3D virtual environment. This comparison is a step toward a better understanding of the limitations and benefits of these existing interaction techniques, with the ultimate goal of facilitating the integration of different 3D data exploration environments into a single interaction continuum. For this purpose we analyze participants' performance in 3D manipulation using a… Expand
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