Questions tagged [human-eye]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
2 answers

what is the purpose of using Color Contrast Tool?

what is the purpose of using Color Contrast Tool? It's just background and text checking or icon checking?
Raghu Raman's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer

How can we be safe from hitting a glass wall that is hard to notice?

This picture was taken in a Korea airport. I found it very hard to notice many glass partitions, including this one. I almost hit once. What will be the approach to get away from this kind of ...
Paliza's user avatar
  • 130
0 votes
2 answers

Why does reading the Memory Alpha website cause horizontal lines in my vision?

I have noticed for years now that when I spend any more than about a minute reading something on the Memory Alpha website (a Star Trek wiki), I temporarily see horizontal lines in my vision that last ...
Ben Miller's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer

What are some best practices for UI design in virtual reality? [closed]

First person perspective games typically feature a four-corner HUD-based approach for displaying peripheral info to the player i.e. health bar, mana, radar, etc. This looks awful in VR. What the ...
Sol Crenshaw's user avatar
294 votes
5 answers

Dark or white color theme is better for the eyes?

What is better for the eyes, a dark color theme or a white color theme?
Jack Twain's user avatar
  • 3,119
3 votes
4 answers

Why high gloss laptop screens?

Those shiny/high-gloss laptop screens, that got popular some years ago, seem to offer a horrible user-experience to me. Isn't/wasn't any eye-strain reduction regulation against it? I thought that an ...
Quora Feans's user avatar
5 votes
2 answers

Where can I find more information on foveal and binocular vision, and its impact on UX?

I have recently started looking into foveal vision and how it relates to screen space / UX. I dig up a lot of interesting information but I can't seem to find any information how foveal vision works ...
Kraken's user avatar
  • 393
13 votes
4 answers

How different should two colors be to appear distinct to the human eye?

I was having a look at the "Reputation" tab in Stackoverflow and it occurred to me that the yellow used to highlight the new entries doesn't stand out a lot from the white background. I really have to ...
laurent's user avatar
  • 3,492