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usability

(ūz″ă-bil′ĭt-ē)
A design characteristic pertaining to the ease with which people can employ tools and processes to perform goal-related tasks. Included in the characteristics are elements such as ease of learning, recall, satisfaction, and efficiency.
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Sometimes the team does not use the usability lab if the testing requires special hardware or if the lab is not available.
In a previous overview of usability labs, Nielsen [5] focuses on quantitative measurements of the physical characteristics of the lab: size of the floor space, number of rooms, number of cameras, existence of one-way mirrors, and number of staff' members.
At the beginning of development, technical communicators completed all testing since there was no central usability lab in place.
The Guildhall at SMU will be the only top graduate video game design and development program with an on-site Usability Lab.
R], a leading provider of software to the financial services industry, has announced the opening of its new Enterprise Usability Lab, a state-of-the-art facility the company will employ to conduct usability tests on existing and new products.
User Experience was founded 2006 in China and has the first dedicated usability lab in Beijing's Central Business District.
During recent independent usability studies Guest Connect scored 95 percent when tested with consumers, the highest score in the history of this experienced usability lab.
0, which provides Web marketers, researchers and advertisers a customer experience research and usability lab without walls and now includes cutting-edge capabilities to measure the attitudes and behaviors of users as they investigate an interactive Web site incorporating Web 2.
WebEffective is the market-leading, online research tool providing Web marketers, researchers and advertisers a customer experience and usability lab without walls.
The Internet TV Advertising Forum[TM] will today host a Web event during which results from the organization's first usability lab tests will be revealed.
0 provides Web marketers, researchers and advertisers a customer experience research and usability lab without walls, and now includes cutting-edge capabilities to measure the attitudes and behaviors of users as they investigate an interactive Web site incorporating Web 2.
NeuroLab by CoolTool is a comprehensive solution for research agencies and usability labs, which includes Eye Tracking, Emotion Measurement, EEG: brain activity, Mouse Tracking, Implicit Priming Test, and Surveys, which can be used separately or together.