Patterns for User Interface Adaptations [chapter]

Gottfried Zimmermann, Annkristin Stratmann, David Reeß, Tobias Glaser
2015 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Websites and web applications that require user input via web forms can be a usability barrier for elderly users if not designed carefully. This issue is even compounded by a broad diversity of needs and preferences as observed in this group of users. In this paper, we report about a current study in which we prototypically implemented and empirically evaluated four exemplary patterns of user interface adaptation. These patterns allow for dynamic substitution and/or augmentation of user
more » ... e parts at runtime, with the goal of improving the individual usability for an elderly user in a specific use context. This approach could eventually lead to highly personalized web forms within GPII and URC enabled infrastructures.
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-20892-3_42 fatcat:ftnrrucbqvf7ri44e3kgcffawm