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The cost of display switching: a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations

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The cost of display switching : a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations. / Rashid, Umar; Nacenta, Miguel A.; Quigley, Aaron.

Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2012. p. 99–106 (AVI '12).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Rashid, U, Nacenta, MA & Quigley, A 2012, The cost of display switching: a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations. in Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. AVI '12, ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 99–106. https://doi.org/10.1145/2254556.2254577

APA

Rashid, U., Nacenta, M. A., & Quigley, A. (2012). The cost of display switching: a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations. In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (pp. 99–106). (AVI '12). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2254556.2254577

Vancouver

Rashid U, Nacenta MA, Quigley A. The cost of display switching: a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations. In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. New York, NY, USA: ACM. 2012. p. 99–106. (AVI '12). https://doi.org/10.1145/2254556.2254577

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Rashid, Umar ; Nacenta, Miguel A. ; Quigley, Aaron. / The cost of display switching : a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations. Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2012. pp. 99–106 (AVI '12).

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