Cognitive Load Estimator for VS Code
The Cognitive Load Estimator extension for Visual Studio Code offers a unique approach to productivity by leveraging eye gaze data from the Gazepoint GP3 eye tracker. This extension analyzes your cognitive load in real-time and provides live updates, enabling you to take action to reduce cognitive strain and, in turn, enhance your focus and productivity.
Customize the extension by specifying the directory path where your eye gaze data is stored:
Upon activation, the extension begins estimating your cognitive load based on the most recent eye gaze data file in the specified directory. The status bar will display your current cognitive load with an icon indicating the trend:
Click on the status bar item to manually refresh the cognitive load estimation.
We welcome contributions and suggestions! Please submit issues and pull requests on our GitHub repository.
This extension is distributed under the MIT License. See
Enjoy using Cognitive Load Estimator and take the first step towards a more productive coding session!