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Market Trends: Integrated Eye Tracking Will Disrupt UI/UX Paradigms in Consumer Devices

Published: 27 February 2015

ID: G00273908

Analyst(s): Werner Goertz

Summary

Eye tracking is one of several technologies destined to redefine the human-machine interface. Complement conventional UI metaphors (point, click, and swipe) by implementing eye tracking with natural speech, touch/haptics and motion, and make the user experience more intuitive, natural and efficient.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • Eye Tracking's Mature Background in Medical, Research and Gaming Industries
    • Trend Toward Simple, Low-Cost Components in Eye-Tracking Technology
    • Eye-Tracking Use Across Various Consumer Device Types
    • Eye Tracking Will Make a Significant Contribution to the Disruption of UI Architectures and HMI
    • Contrarian View

Vendors to Watch

  • Tobii
  • SMI Vision
  • The Eye Tribe
  • EyeTech Digital Systems
  • Seeing Machines
  • Cogisen

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