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Techniques are described providing mediated information about a current state that is modeled with multiple state attributes. In some situations, the providing includes receiving from a first source an indication of a first value for an indicated one of the state attributes of the modeled current state, receiving from a second source an indication of a second value for the indicated state attribute, and, after an indication from a client for a value for the indicated state attribute, sending to the client a mediated value for the indicated state attribute that is produced by mediating between available values for the indicated state attribute including at least the first and second values.

Title
Mediating conflicts in computer user's context data
Application Number
9/724932
Publication Number
6747675 (B1)
Application Date
November 28, 2000
Publication Date
June 8, 2004
Inventor
Johnson Apacible
Redmond
WA, US
Joshua M Freedman
Mercer Island
WA, US
James O Robarts
Redmond
WA, US
Dan Newell
Medina
WA, US
Kenneth H Abbott
Kirkland
WA, US
Agent
Perkins Coie
US
Assignee
Tangis Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G09G 5/00
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