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Behavioural Research News

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July 2012

Welcome to Tracksys Behavioural News 12

We have a packed newsletter this month with updates on a range of Noldus products an exciting news story featuring the SMI eye tracking glasses. Look out for a job opportunity with us also!

In this issue:

Product Update

Observer 11 released

Introducing the latest version of The Observer with a host of improvements including;

  • Simplified data collection
  • Intuitive user interface to allow you to view your data
  • Powerful reliability analysis with new statistics
  • Improved sorting and control functions
  • A 30 day free trial for new users

Contact us for further details. There is an upgrade offer for existing users.

CatWalk 10 released

CatWalk 10 is now available with new features including;

  • Parameter Charts
  • Parameter Indices; Tibial Functional Index, Peroneal Functional Index
  • Adjust Intensity Threshold - eliminate noise quickly and easily
  • Upgraded hardware - lifting mechanism for the entire walkway

Contact us for more details. Users of older systems can upgrade.

User Stories

New Behavioural Observation Lab. at Cambridge University

Tracksys contributed to a new Observation Lab at the University of Cambridge. The Department of Education now have a state of the art facilitly featuring video and other recording equipment linked to The Observer.

More details can be found here.


Eye Tracking Glasses feature on Big Brother

The Eye Tracking Glasses made a guest appearance on Big Brother recently!

In a 'Lab Rat' task subjects had to concentrate on an object whilst attempts were made to distract them!

The project was the work of one of our customers; Guy Redwood of Simple Usability.

More details on the work can be found here.

Measuring Behaviour on the horizon

Measuring Behaviour 2012 is now just over a month away. The programme is almost finalised so if you would still like to attend follow this link

Job Opportunity - Behavioural Neuroscientist

We are seeking a Behavioural Neuroscientist to join Tracksys. More details on the role and how to apply can be found here.


27 September

The Observer XT Training Workshop


22-25 July

British Association of Psychopharmacology

28-31 Aug

Measuring Behaviour

4-7 September

HCI 2012 People & Computers

12-14 September

Communication in Healthcare (EACH)

Hope to see you at one of the above meetings this summer!

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