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new patent Mobile client application for managing user interface components
A mobile client application for managing user interface components. Mobile device screen user interface components are defined using xml documents stored at a server.
Humana Innovations Enterprises, Inc.

new patent Search controls using sliders and lightboxes
Code is injected into a web page loaded by an internet browsing application. A search control to accept internet search input is presented within an internet browsing application.
Funded Ventures Inc.

new patent Document summary feed generation method, apparatus and system
Some embodiments of the invention provide a document reader that generates a display of several document summaries. In some embodiments, the reader receives definitions of several documents, and generates document summaries for these documents.
Apple Inc.

new patent Intelligent scrolling of electronic document
A novel method for scrolling an electronic document (e.g., a webpage, article, etc.) that is displayed in a display area on a screen is provided. The method receives a swipe gesture on a touch-sensitive input surface, which can be a touch-sensitive surface of a cursor controller (e.g., trackpad, etc.) or can be a touch-sensitive surface of the screen.
Apple Inc.

new patent Route stabilization scrolling mode
An approach for a route stabilization scrolling mode is provided. The approach displays a map window, wherein the map window includes a visible region of a map, the map including a plotted route originating at a source location and ending at a destination location.
International Business Machines Corporation

Zoom enhancements to facilitate the use of touch screen devices
An electronic device with a display showing a user interface (ui) automatically adjusts the zoom level of a magnification region. The electronic device receives a request to magnify at least a portion of the display showing the ui.
Apple Inc.

Touchscreen sharing multimedia content
Computer-touchscreen implemented digital media and multimedia systems and methods include software application tools and related methods that employ first and second types of contact-sensing or input-sensing protocols for registering both simple and pressure contacts at a touchscreen interface for effecting iterative computer functionality based on the degree of either forceful contact with particular applicability to mobile communications devices for the primary purpose of sharing multimedia content. Further, the methods and systems employ contact removal as an action trigger function and as preferably exemplified by a multimedia send/share function.
Remote Media, Llc

Method, apparatus, and computer program for scrolling a document on a touch panel
In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method includes displaying a segment on a touch panel, the segment having a starting point and an end point corresponding to a first page and a last page, respectively, of a document, in response to a predetermined manipulation by a user. An indication is received that the user has performed at least one of touching a point on the segment and sliding a point on the segment.
International Business Machines Corporation

Automated changing of content set displaying in the display screen of a browser and automated activation of links contained in the displaying content set
An automatic scrolling mechanism converts an information repository into media that can actively present and “push” information to the users/viewers while retaining existing “pull” and interactivity functions. Automatic scrolling can be controlled by placing a cursor on control icons, such as boxes, lines, and arrow clusters.

Method, apparatus, and system for displaying message in mobile terminal
According to a method for displaying a message in a mobile terminal, message content that needs to be displayed may be obtained, then a visible area on a screen of a mobile terminal is determined, and a display length and a quantity of display lines of the message content are calculated according to the visible area, and the message content is displayed in the visible area in a scrolling manner according to the calculated display length of the message content if the quantity of the display lines exceeds a display range of the visible area. In this way, only a small area of a screen is occupied, and message content can be displayed automatically and completely without the need for a user to perform a further operation.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Method and device for setting shooting parameter

The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for setting a shooting parameter. The method includes displaying a digital color temperature adjusting key and at least one scenario color temperature adjusting key in a menu bar on the touch screen, receiving a tapping signal on a digital color temperature adjusting key displayed on a touch screen, displaying a scrolling list according to the tapping signal.
Xiaomi Inc.

Information processing device, display control method, program and storage medium

In an information processing device performing display control for a web page having at least a first advertisement frame and a second advertisement frame placed below the first advertisement frame as advertisement frames in which advertisements are displayed, the device causes the first advertisement frame to follow scrolling in response to a display reference position in a web page display frame of a web browser reaching a first follow-start position for the first advertisement frame as the web page is scrolled in the web page display frame, and causes the second advertisement frame to follow the scrolling in response to the display reference position reaching a second follow-start position for the second advertisement frame after termination of the following of the first advertisement frame.. .
Rakuten, Inc.

Scrolling apparatus, scrolling method, and computer-readable medium

An electronic apparatus includes a display that displays a content, and a detector that detects contactless proximity of an object to the display and contact of the object to the display. While the content scrolls on the display at gradually decreasing speeds, when the contactless proximity of the object to the display is detected and the contact of the object to the display is not detected, a scrolling speed of the content changes from the gradually decreasing speeds to a constant speed, which is faster than being stopped.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Systems and methods for displaying information

Systems and methods for presenting contents using auto scroll. Contents are arranged to scroll on display automatically in multiple cycles.

Display management for native user experiences

In some remote application execution environments, a client device (e.g., to which application output is sent and where user interaction is performed) may include native control elements for touch input such as virtual keyboards, virtual pickers and the like. When the server device detects an editable/control field of a remoted application receiving focus, the server may instruct the client to activate a native control element for user interaction.
Citrix Systems, Inc.

Systems and methods for facilitating communications amongst multiple users

A system can be provided that allows a user of a device to easily navigate through other users connected on a network. More particularly, the system can present or otherwise display indicators representing other users, and can allow a user of the device to manipulate (e.g., via scrolling, panning, gesturing, and the like) the display to traverse through the various indicators.
Shindig. Inc.

Graphical user interface, display control device, display method, and program

There is provided a graphical user interface that displays information on a plurality of different types of content on a single screen. The graphical user interface includes an overview display area and a detail display area.
Sony Corporation

Gaming machine with paylines selectable by bet operation

Provided is a gaming machine that achieves a uniform pay rate for the player with any number of activated paylines even though the gaming machine shows a symbol over a plurality of reel strips. The gaming machine selects a kind of element symbols from a plurality of kinds of element symbols based on the number of paylines activated with an input device, reconfigures symbol arrays to be displayed by replacing to-be replaced symbols included in the symbol arrays with the selected kind of element symbols, starts scrolling the to-be displayed symbol arrays while showing the selected kind of element symbols in the second display manner..
Aruze Gaming America, Inc.

Dynamic scrolling

A method, system, and computer program product provide the ability to structure an interactive and dynamic display of hierarchically organized media content. A library of the media content is acquired.
Autodesk, Inc.

Route stabilization scrolling mode

An approach for a route stabilization scrolling mode is provided. The approach displays a map window, wherein the map window includes a visible region of a map, the map including a plotted route originating at a source location and ending at a destination location.
International Business Machines Corporation

Route stabilization scrolling mode

An approach for a route stabilization scrolling mode is provided. The approach displays a map window, wherein the map window includes a visible region of a map, the map including a plotted route originating at a source location and ending at a destination location.
International Business Machines Corporation

Communication device for smartwatch

A smartwatch includes a display device connected to the thereof, and a communication device and a circuit board are respectively located in the body. The communication device has a speaking unit and a receiving unit.

Mobile communication terminal and information display

An information display method in a mobile communication terminal. The method includes displaying information on a display unit of the mobile terminal, generating a scrolling start signal, and scrolling the information with a positive acceleration based on the generated scrolling start signal..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and system for tilt-based actuation

An electronic device, system associated therewith, and method of operating an electronic device are disclosed. In one example embodiment, the method includes storing 310 a first base tilt position of the electronic device based upon at least one position signal received by a processing device at least indirectly from a position or movement sensing component.
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Predictive pre-decoding of encoded media item

Displaying a plurality of encoded media items on a device includes: detecting that a first scrolling action has been completed; determining a predicted next encoded media item to be displayed; obtaining the predicted next encoded media item from a first memory; pre-decoding the predicted next encoded media item to generate a pre-decoded media item; storing the pre-decoded media item in a second memory, the second memory having lower latency than the first memory; receiving an indication that a second scrolling action has begun; and in response to the second scrolling action, displaying the pre-decoded media item via a display interface.. .
Facebook, Inc.

Cached and server views with automatic caching and smooth scrolling

On a client computer, customer relationship management software is integrated into a messaging application that includes a user interface. Customer relationship management (crm) information is received from a server computer.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Virtual-log-file method and system

The current document is directed to a virtual-log-file system that provides a browser-like display interface to users, enabling users to view the contents of log files. The virtual-log-file system assembles a virtual log file from the contents of one or more physical log files, applying filters and other processing to physical-log-file entries in order to generate the virtual-log-file entries logically contained within the virtual log file.
Vmware, Inc.

Scrolling list with floating adjacent index symbols

Movement of a user's point of contact with a touch-sensitive display is determined. In response to the movement, a list of information items on the touch-sensitive display is scrolled.
Apple Inc.

Display apparatus, display control program, and display control method

A display apparatus (1) includes a display section (14), a gesture acceptance section (102), and a display control section (101). In providing a second scrolling display of a list, the display control section (101) identifies, among a plurality of items enumerated in the list, an item likely to have been missed by a user in a previous scrolling display and allows the display section to provide the scrolling display of the identified item at a speed different from a speed specified by a scroll gesture accepted by the gesture acceptance section (102) or in a display manner different from that of the other items..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Procedure flow administration system and method

A method and system for collaboration between users for editing and reviewing a live procedure flow comprising at least one decision step and at least one action step is disclosed. Each step is interconnected with at least one other step by at least one flow arrow indicating a direction of flow.
Gemba Software Solutions Inc.

Terminal screenshot

A terminal screenshot method and device are disclosed, and particularly relate to the terminal application field. The method includes: capturing a content currently displayed on a screen of a terminal to obtain a first picture; moving the content displayed on the screen, and capturing other pictures except the content currently displayed on the screen in turn; and performing connection processing on the first picture and other pictures in turn to obtain a complete screenshot comprising the first picture and other pictures which are connected with each other.
Zte Corporation

Parallax bounce

As a moving or sliding image reaches, or is about to reach, a target location where its motion slows or stops, a parallax shift is applied. The effect, referred to as a parallax bounce, can be applied in any context wherein an image is moved from one location to another on a display screen, such as for example a sliding or scrolling operation.
Lytro, Inc.

System and audio and tactile based browsing

A system and method for a user interface that includes a controller apparatus that comprises at least two buttons and a rotary scrolling input element; a data connection between the controller apparatus and a navigable hierarchy of content; the rotary scrolling input element configured to communicate a change in selection state in the at least one navigable hierarchy of content; a first button of the at least two buttons configured to communicate a primary action on a currently selected item in the at least one navigable hierarchy of content; a second button of the at least two buttons configured to communicate a secondary action to the current state of the navigable hierarchy of content; and an audio engine that presents an audio interface output in response to communicated actions and navigation state of the hierarch of content.. .
Fingertips Lab, Inc.

Scrolling system for a roll of printed media and a method therefor

A scrolling system for scrolling a printed roll of media includes a mechanical scrolling apparatus and a user interface device. The mechanical scrolling apparatus includes a first winder for placing the printed roll and from which first winder the printed roll is unwindable, and a second winder for winding up the printed roll unwound from the first winder.
OcÉ-technologies B.v.

Construction of boolean search strings for semantic search

A system for information retrieval accessing any number of search engines over a distributed network or local network is presented. The system includes one or more pre-built ontologies or lexicons, representing areas of knowledge.

Touch screen device, method, and graphical user interface for customizing display of content category icons

A computer-implemented method for use in conjunction with a computing device with a touch screen display comprises: detecting one or more finger contacts with the touch screen display, applying one or more heuristics to the one or more finger contacts to determine a command for the device, and processing the command. The one or more heuristics comprise: a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a one-dimensional vertical screen scrolling command, a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a two-dimensional screen translation command, and a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a command to transition from displaying a respective item in a set of items to displaying a next item in the set of items..
Apple Inc.

Cross slide gesture

Techniques relating to scrolling, object selection, and object moving are discussed. Strokes are inputted by a user, for instance using a touch sensitive surface.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Touch sensing with mobile sensors

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for simultaneously tracking multiple finger and palm contacts as hands approach, touch, and slide across a proximity-sensing, multi-touch surface. Identification and classification of intuitive hand configurations and motions enables unprecedented integration of typing, resting, pointing, scrolling, 3d manipulation, and handwriting into a versatile, ergonomic computer input device..
Apple Inc.

Shift-by-wire activation device and selecting driving positions

The present disclosure relates to a shift-by-wire actuator and a method for selecting drive positions of a motor vehicle transmission. The actuator comprises an actuating field, in which a scrolling surface for selecting one of the drive positions, and a release button, which transmits a release signal based on an actuation, are disposed.
Zf Friedrichshafen Ag

Display control apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor

A display control apparatus that enables a user to see an end portion of a displaying object easily even when an information device is in a rolled shape. An operation unit receives a scrolling operation for scrolling a displaying object displayed on a predetermined display area of a bendable display unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Selectively pinning sections of displayed content

A method, system, and/or computer program product pins an area on a user interface. One or more processors receive a pinning signal from a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Tilt-based view scrolling with baseline update for proportional and dynamic modes

The present invention provides systems and methods for tilt-based scrolling of a magnified contents view on a mobile device with a relatively small screen display. The user controls the scrolling by changing the device's tilt relative to a baseline tilt.
Innoventions, Inc.

Parallax discrete page scrolling

An online content system, such as a digital magazine, provides scrollable content that can be advanced in discrete, full-page scrolling increments. Each page of the content may include text and one or more images.
Flipboard, Inc.

Selectively pinning sections of displayed content

A method, system, and/or computer program product pins an area on a user interface. One or more processors receive a pinning signal from a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and caption parallax over image while scrolling

A method and apparatus for the automatic overlay of captions (closed captioning, annotations, tags, metadata . .
Thomson Licensing


Provided is a compressor including: a housing; an impeller rotatably installed in the housing; a guidance unit connected to the housing at a first end of the guidance unit and configured to guide a fluid discharged by the impeller, the guidance unit configured to change a flow direction; and a scrolling unit connected to a second end opposite to the first end of the guidance unit, wherein a width of an opening via which the fluid enters a circular space of the scrolling unit is about 1.5 to about 3.5 times a height of the guidance unit.. .
Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd.

Rotational element enabling touch-like gestures

In one embodiment, the present invention provides an input device with a mechanical wheel which includes a touch sensor. In one embodiment, the wheel is a thumbwheel that uses a magnetometer to detect rotation of a magnet inside the thumbwheel.
Logitech Europe S.a.

Computer product, screen control apparatus, and screen control method

A non-transitory, computer-readable recording medium stores therein a screen control program that causes a computer to execute a process that includes performing when a predetermined operation is detected during display of a first calendar screen or a second calendar screen, screen control of changing a date of a calendar screen to be displayed, by a changing scheme that differs according to whether a displayed calendar screen is the first calendar screen or the second calendar screen. The computer is configured to switch display of the first calendar screen by which dates are aligned chronologically in a vertical direction enabling scrolling and the second calendar screen in which the dates are arranged according to days of a week in a horizontal direction and chronologically in a vertical direction in a lattice..
Fujitsu Limited

Stylus and button pressing aid

An apparatus used for pressing keys on a keyboard, scrolling through a touch sensitive screen, or handling a work tool contains a structural body and a tip accessory. The structural body further contains a size adjustable ring and a protruding arm.

Platform and real-time synchronized co-browsing of web pages

A platform is herein provided, in accordance with some embodiments of the present invention, that allows two or more users to co-browse web pages in real-time using standard modern web browsers. Users' actions such as navigating or scrolling may be fully synchronized for all co-browsing users.
Hbr Labs Llc

Information processing device and information processing method

Methods and apparatus provide for tilting of a joystick. When there is room for scrolling in the tilting direction, a screen is scrolled in the same direction as the tilting direction.
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Scrolling topics:
  • User Interface
  • Electronic Device
  • Data Entry
  • Scalability
  • Graphical User Interface
  • Interactive
  • Touchscreen
  • Mobile Terminal
  • Input Device
  • Navigation
  • Electronic Apparatus
  • Telecommunications Services
  • Telecommunication
  • Telecommunications
  • Communications

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