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A User Test with Accessible Video Player Looking for User Experience

  • Johana Maria Rosas Villena
  • Rudinei Goularte
  • Renata Pontin de Mattos Fortes
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8516)

Abstract

There is a huge availability of videos that have been produced in a very fast and wide way, along with the popularity of Internet. The video authors should carefully consider the scenario since many users have different needs. It is important to keep in mind the user experience because involves a person’s behaviors, attitudes, and emotions about using a particular system, for example, the video player. In addition, usability and accessibility of video players need to be considered. The object of this study is to examine users’ needs, expectations and requirements for accessible videos. We developed an accessible video player to evaluate with users. We present the results in the form of guidelines, which highlight the characteristics of users; the characteristics that the video need to satisfy the users’ needs and the context in which users commonly watch the videos.

Keywords

user experience video accessibility user test 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Johana Maria Rosas Villena
    • 1
  • Rudinei Goularte
    • 1
  • Renata Pontin de Mattos Fortes
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathematics and Computer Science InstituteUniversity of São PauloSão Carlos,SPBrazil

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