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Electronic Book-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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Virtual work of expression within a virtual environment
March 22, 2018 - N°20180082478

Input data consisting of sensory inputs received about a user, and a work of expression by a computing device. Detecting a work, and or capturing its content using input devices. Tracking user input as any one of movements, physiological signals or eye direction, or actions within their environment. Producing conceptual profiles as semantic values consisting of a characteristics and meaning ...
Browsing assistance method for electronic book, and browsing assistance program
Misumi Group Inc.
March 22, 2018 - N°20180081513

When a contact position detection circuit (21) detects that an indicator contacts an initial index (50), an enlarged index displayer (12) displays an enlarged index (60) in which an enlarged item button (61h) obtained by enlarging an item button (51) selected by the contact to have a first size, and enlarged item buttons (61f), (61g) and (61i) to (61l) having gradually smaller sizes than the ...
Method and system for delivery of content over an electronic book channel
Ipar, Llc
March 15, 2018 - N°20180077470

Computer-implemented systems and methods of providing content to a user via communications between a content provider and a user over a plurality of disparate communication channels are provided. Content is provided to a user via a first transmission channel for presentation. Metadata associated with the content identifies a content event trigger at a point in the content. The content is ...
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Electronic book reader with supplemental marginal display
Google Inc.
March 01, 2018 - N°20180060743

Digital content is received and supplemental content metadata is produced. The supplemental content metadata indicates a location of a feature in the digital content that is predicted to be of interest to a user. A digital content package is created that includes the digital content and the supplemental content metadata. The digital content package is provided to an electronic device, ...
Browsing assistance method for electronic book, and browsing assistance program
Misumi Group Inc.
March 01, 2018 - N°20180059889

A sticky note fixation button display unit (12) displays a sticky note fixation button (81) for switching a sticky note (80) between an attachment position fixed state, in which an attachment position is unchangeable, and an attachment position variable state, in which the attachment position is changeable. A sticky note status switching unit (13) switches the sticky note (80) between the attachment position fixed state ...
Browsing assistance method for electronic book, and browsing assistance program
Misumi Group Inc.
March 01, 2018 - N°20180059888

When it is detected by a touch position detecting circuit (21) that a pointer f has made a displacement specifying folding of a corner, in a state in which an electronic book browsing screen (40) is displayed on a touch panel display portion (20), a bookmark registering portion (11) changes the display to a display (61) in which the corner is folded and performs bookmark ...
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Automated trading system for routing and matching orders
Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated
October 05, 2017 - N°20170287066

An automated system for matching orders from a virtual trading crowd in an exchange configured for trading securities or derivatives is disclosed including an electronic trade engine operative to receive an order or a quote for a security or derivative at the exchange, the trade engine further operative to disseminate a request for a price message to a plurality of ...
Dynamic summaries for media content
Amazon Technologies, Inc.
September 28, 2017 - N°20170280208

Disclosed are various embodiments for providing dynamically generated summaries of media content, such as electronic books, audiobooks, audio series, video content series, and so on. An elapsed time since consumption of media content was ended is determined. A summary of a portion of the media content occurring prior to a point of resumption in the media content is dynamically generated. ...
Electronic-book reader device and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium having stored therein a display control program
Fujitsu Limited
September 28, 2017 - N°20170277343

An electronic-book reader device includes a screen that displays a page image of an electronic book; a first sensor disposed on a side face of the electronic-book reader device; a second sensor disposed on a reverse face of the screen of the electronic-book reader device; a determiner that determines a rate of switching display of a plurality of the page ...
Electronic book game apparatus
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
September 21, 2017 - N°20170266559

An electronic book apparatus displays an event invitation icon along with contents of a book wherein the event invitation icon represents event data that includes a text file and/or a game data file that relates to contents of a specified part of the contents of the book. When a player selects the event invitation icon while reading the contents ...
Electronic apparatus and control method therefor
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
September 07, 2017 - N°20170256981

A controller (10) of an electronic book reader selects, as a power source for operating the electronic book reader, a capacitor (6) configured to accumulate power from a solar cell (5) upon performing a page turning operation, and a storage cell (7) upon performing an operation of downloading an electronic book.
Methods and apparatus for sharing, transferring and removing previously owned digital media
Redigi, Inc.
August 31, 2017 - N°20170249447

The invention provide systems and methods for management of digital media objects, comprising first and second client digital data processors (e. G., personal (or private) computers, laptops, dedicated music devices, electronic book readers, and so forth) that are in communications coupling with one or more stores (e. G, dedicated disk drives, flash drives, cloud storage, etc.). At least one digital ...
Method of adjusting display area of electronic book contents
July 20, 2017 - N°20170205975

Provided is a method of adjusting a display area of electronic book contents. The electronic book contents include tags that divide texts of the electronic book contents into sentence or paragraph units. The touch input of a user includes at least one of touch region, gesture type, and gesture direction. The processor wholly adjusts the display area of the electronic ...
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Computerized system for creating interactive electronic books
Jujo, Inc., A Delaware Corporation
June 15, 2017 - N°20170168671

A computerized system and method for creating interactive electronic books over a computerized network. The system includes an effects library module having a plurality of interactive effects wizard modules configured to automate code generation for an effect, the effects include performing a mathematical function on user input; animating a graphic on a trigger; playing an author uploaded audio file on ...
Annotation data generation and overlay for enhancing readability on electronic book image stream service
International Business Machines Corporation
April 20, 2017 - N°20170109337

Provided are techniques for receiving a scanned image corresponding to a page; analyzing the scanned image to identify a set of characters (ci) and corresponding positions (pi) of each character of ci on the page; applying natural language processing (npl) and an analytic analysis algorithm to determine a semantic analysis relationship of phrases formed by ci to determine meanings for ...
Annotation data generation and overlay for enhancing readability on electronic book image stream service
International Business Machines Corporation
April 20, 2017 - N°20170109334

Provided are techniques for receiving a scanned image corresponding to a page; analyzing the scanned image to identify a set of characters (ci) and corresponding positions (pi) of each character of ci on the page; applying natural language processing (npl) and an analytic analysis algorithm to determine a semantic analysis relationship of phrases formed by ci to determine meanings for ...
Customized tests that allow a teacher to choose a level of difficulty
Ergopedia, Inc.
April 13, 2017 - N°20170103667

An educational electronic book (e-book) facility that may be suitable for use in public school classrooms and many other environments may be based on an encapsulated html technology to facilitate complete interactive operation without use or risks associated with an external network connection, such as the internet.
In-library lending activation
Bibliotheca Rfid Library Systems Ag
April 13, 2017 - N°20170103449

An electronic book (ebook) lending system for requiring at-library book activation. The lending system includes a central system for managing and hosting ebooks, the central system including a storage device and a processor to control a user interface that enables a user to interact with the central system. The central system also includes an access device for activating ebooks at ...
Inscriptions for electronic books
Amazon Technologies, Inc.
March 30, 2017 - N°20170090702

This disclosure describes techniques for appending representations of handwritten inscriptions into electronic books, such that electronic books may be customized through the use of inscriptions akin to physical books. To append inscriptions into physical books, a user may provide an inscription on a physical medium. An image of the physical medium including the inscription may be obtained, and the image ...
Portable tilted table for use with cell phones, tablets, pads, electronic books or similar electronic ...
March 16, 2017 - N°20170071333

A portable tilted table for cell phones, tablets, pads, electronic books or similar electronic devices is shown. The portable tilted table rests on a flat surface with the electronic device resting on the tilted surface with a footrest preventing the electric device from sliding off the tilted surface. This allows the user to use one hand for the electronic device, ...
Augmented reality electronic book mechanism
December 29, 2016 - N°20160378296

A method is described to facilitate augmented reality. The method includes receiving image data from a book, extracting features from the image data as the book as being read, comparing the extracted features to previously stored data in the database, retrieving page data associated with the extracted features upon detecting a comparison match, overlaying the page data on a book ...
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