06211856 is referenced by 208 patents and cites 14 patents.

A graphical user interface “touch screen” having an entire collection of icons displayed at a scale in which the individual function of each icon is recognizable, but too small to easily access features of the function, and wherein upon touching the screen area accommodating an area of the icon, the screen provides a zoomed in version of that area so that the user can select a desired feature.

Title
Graphical user interface touch screen with an auto zoom feature
Application Number
9/62364
Publication Number
6211856 (B1)
Application Date
April 17, 1998
Publication Date
April 3, 2001
Inventor
Jan Van Ee
330 Elan Village La. #130, San Jose
CA, US
Sung M Choi
22420 Creston Dr., Los Altos
CA, US
Agent
Edward W Goodman
US
IPC
G09G 5/26
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