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colorXtractor - a technical aid for people with colour blindness
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Computer Science, Physics and Mathematics.
2010 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The aim of this thesis is to develop an technical aid (software) to help people with colourblindness. Colour blind people have difficulties to differentiate between certain colours,so the implemented software will name a selected colour. The software is implementedas a Mozilla Firefox extension and also uses a XPCOM component. Furthermore canthe user select different colour databases and change the displaying properties.The aim of this thesis is to develop an technical aid (software) to help people with colourblindness. Colour blind people have difficulties to differentiate between certain colours,so the implemented software will name a selected colour. The software is implementedas a Mozilla Firefox extension and also uses a XPCOM component. Furthermore canthe user select different colour databases and change the displaying properties.

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2010. , p. 53
Keywords [en]
colour blindness, Mozilla Firefox extension, Colour algorithms, CIELAB, accessibility
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URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-6979OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-6979DiVA, id: diva2:332348
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2010-06-02, D1170, Växjö, Linnaeus University, 08:30 (English)
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Available from: 2010-08-04 Created: 2010-08-04 Last updated: 2010-08-04Bibliographically approved

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