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Our gadgets around us are changing and I think that it will continue for a while. I really wonder if there is a nice example about usability and overall experience testing methods for Personal area network gadgets, especially head positioned visual ones,glasses.

For instance, eye-tracking was a method for usability testing before but now eye movements are changing pages or even an action for the device itself. Ergonomics are another perspective that we can rely on but could not find any study about the comfortable eye movements while there are many studies about tracking cursor and movements.

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Could you make your question a bit clearer? What exactly are you asking? –  Steve Bennett Nov 13 '13 at 0:51
What kind of methodologies can it be used while transferring an existing solution to another device level (PAN) and also protecting the overall user experience? Ergonomically, do they have constraints and if yes, what are they? –  Abektes Nov 15 '13 at 9:15
@Abektes - you can edit your question and add that comment –  ColinSharpe Jul 20 at 17:43
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You can use simple observation with a following interview, which definitely works, but result accuracy is low. If you can get hold of a Mood Meter from MIT and track it's time stamp when user interacts with the glasses it would be awesome.

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Reference: MIT Mood Meter

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I think that measuring emotional satisfaction is one perspective. Let's take snapping a photo as an action. It can be still done with a handheld device however, we can also take the same action with Google glass. The form of the action will be different. There should be a measuring tool that provides information of location, app(used service) and usage of the action itself while taking some time references. It should be there because of business validations of big companies. Let's see if someone will share it or not :) –  Abektes Dec 29 '13 at 17:43
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