08238876 is referenced by 70 patents and cites 287 patents.

Notification techniques are described. In an implementation, an unlock screen is displayed by a mobile communications device that indicates that one or more keys of the mobile communications device are locked. If an input is detected at the mobile communications device to remove the lock, an animation is displayed that gives an appearance that the unlock screen is a page that is being turned and removing the lock of the one or more keys.

Title
Notifications
Application Number
12/414382
Publication Number
8238876 (B2)
Application Date
March 30, 2009
Publication Date
August 7, 2012
Inventor
Michael J Kruzeniski
Seattle
WA, US
Paula Guntaur
Redmond
WA, US
Ryan M Haning
Issaquah
WA, US
Albert Shen
Seattle
WA, US
Jinsheng Shi
Redmond
WA, US
Stephanie E Teng
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Wolfe SBMC
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
H04M 1/66
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