05952942 is referenced by 199 patents and cites 26 patents.

A method of text entry into a device by activating keys of a keypad (16), where a key represents various characters. Input is delivered to a processor (30) corresponding to the keys activated. A dictionary (33) is searched for candidate combinations of characters corresponding to the keys activated. The candidate combinations are rank ordered, for example using language model data and feedback (14, 38) is provided to a user indicating at least a highest rank ordered candidate combination.

Title
Method and device for input of text messages from a keypad
Application Number
8/754453
Publication Number
5952942
Application Date
November 21, 1996
Publication Date
September 14, 1999
Inventor
Yu Dong
Mountain View
CA, US
Xixian Chen
Palo Alto
CA, US
Sreeram Balakrishnan
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Hugh C Dunlop
Assignee
Motorola
IL, US
IPC
G06F 3/02
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