Improving the user interface of dictation software
Kraal, Ben J., Wagner, Michael , & Collings, Penny (2002) Improving the user interface of dictation software. In Bow, Catherine (Ed.) The Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 3-5 December 2002, Melbourne, Vic.
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Some research suggests that speech dictation software is hard for novices to use and recommends that it be adapted to their preferred interaction sytle. Older research into how novice users approach new software can provide insights into the preconceptions that novices have about all software and the ways in which dictation software can be redesigned to be aware of these preconceptions. The tendency of novice users to persist with spoken error correction illustrates that novices have an incorrect mental model of dicatation that is closely related to their existing mental model of typing. This paper suggests that dictation software should be redesigned to make clear the differences in use between typing and dictation
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Usability, Speech recognition|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Computer-Human Interaction (080602)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > OTHER INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (089900) > Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified (089999)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
Past > Schools > School of Design
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2002 Australian Speech Science and Technology Association (Inc.)|
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|Deposited On:||10 Jun 2009 14:37|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2011 04:07|
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