08754831 is referenced by 30 patents and cites 19 patents.

Embodiments that relate facilitating the viewing of images on a mobile device are disclosed. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a mobile device including a display screen and an image display system configured to selectively switch between a first viewing mode in which an image comprising a first amount of visual information is displayed at a first apparent distance from the display screen and a second viewing mode in which an image comprising a second, different amount of visual information is displayed at a second apparent distance from the display screen. The mobile device further includes a controller in communication with the image display system, wherein the controller is configured to switch between the first viewing mode and the second viewing mode.

Title
Changing between display device viewing modes
Application Number
13/196457
Publication Number
8754831 (B2)
Application Date
August 2, 2011
Publication Date
June 17, 2014
Inventor
Jaron Lanier
Berkeley
CA, US
Joel S Kollin
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Micky Minhas
Carole Boelitz
Dan Choi
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G09G 3/00
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