Fix and Float
Validation level: 5. CHI, UIST, CSCW and TOCHI paper publication
Fix and Float is an object movement technique where you can decide to fix objects to your viewpoint. When you move and navigate your viewpoint, the objects moves with you, implicitly.
Unlike other techniques such as Dragging, you can do other things while moving. It can be used in virtual scenes, but also in text editors.
By: George Robertson, Stuart Card
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