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Ten Things Phoenix is Better at Than Mozilla

Monday January 27th, 2003

rizzo sent us a link to an article at vbRad that gives one user's opinion of why Phoenix is better than Mozilla.


#27 Yeah, I'm sure.

by leafdigital

Tuesday January 28th, 2003 9:03 AM

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Fine, you may be shit hot at hitting small icons quickly - but you'll be shit *hotter* at hitting big ones.

This is a UI principle called Fitts's Law. I did a quick Google search to get you some info.

(Basic info) <http://www.asktog.com/bas…ciples.html#fitts's%20law>

(Detail) <http://ei.cs.vt.edu/~cs5724/g1/glance.html>

If you want to test whether Fitts's Law works for you, there's a Java applet at the following site that lets you have a go: <http://www.tele-actor.net/cgi-bin/fitts/applet2.pl>

--sam