Phrase sets for evaluating text entry techniques

I. Scott MacKenzie, R. William Soukoreff
2003 CHI '03 extended abstracts on Human factors in computer systems - CHI '03  
In evaluations of text entry methods, participants enter phrases of text using a technique of interest while performance data are collected. This paper describes and publishes (via the internet) a collection of 500 phrases for such evaluations. Utility programs are also provided to compute statistical properties of the phrase set, or any other phrase set. The merits of using a pre-defined phrase set are described as are methodological considerations, such as attaining results that are
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doi:10.1145/765968.765971 fatcat:y53ckom6lzh3ljijbx5jc22xfy