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Jim Donahue, Ricky Ho: Service provider interface for deploying and managing applications on a cloud. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner P A, October 1, 2013: US08549066 (84 worldwide citation)

A system is provided to deploy a computing application on a cloud using a service provider interface. The system comprises a launch request detector, a service provider interface selector, and a launcher. The launch request detector may be configured to detect a request to launch a server computer s ...


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Chris Quartetti: Layer enhancements in digital illustration system. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, August 12, 2003: US06606105 (84 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus, including computer program apparatus, implementing techniques for displaying information to a user of a system for editing documents containing digital artwork objects and for creating and editing such documents. The techniques include receiving a document containing a hierarc ...


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H Scott Roy, Jeff Young: Formatting content by example. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, September 6, 2011: US08015487 (83 worldwide citation)

A method generates a document by: inserting one or more placeholders in the document; binding each placeholder to a content source; and compiling the placeholders into code to generate content for the document based on the content source. The method then executes the code to generate the content and ...


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Stuart R Blair, Lars U Borg, Matthew J Foley, John D Morris: Data management for rotated sampled images. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, August 26, 2003: US06611631 (83 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for managing a source image that is output in a rotated or skewed orientation to a raster buffer. The source image includes a plurality of source samples arranged in source rows having a source direction. The raster buffer is oriented in a destination space and receives the rot ...


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Jacob Stolin: Recognizing text in a multicolor image. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, November 14, 2000: US06148102 (81 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for recognizing text in a multicolor image stored in a computer. The image is separated into multiple blocks, and the color distributions of each of the blocks are analyzed. The blocks having two main colors are identified, and two-color blocks have similar colors are grouped ...


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James C King, Xintai Chang: Group file delivery including user-defined metadata. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, August 8, 2006: US07089248 (80 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus implementing techniques to embed files in an electronic document. User input specifies files to be embedded in an electronic document and metadata to be associated with the specified files in the electronic document. The specified files are embedded in the electronic document i ...


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Steven P Yankovich, Matthias Zeller, Daniel McWeeney: Role based state and dynamic feature enablement for collaborative and non-collaborative workspaces and imbeded applications. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, July 3, 2012: US08214747 (78 worldwide citation)

In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in this specification includes a workspace definition which includes a workspace identifier referring to a workspace where an application container having a user interface can instantiate the workspace based on the workspace definition; a plural ...


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Lubomir D Bourdev: Autocompleting form fields based on previously entered values. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, March 11, 2008: US07343551 (78 worldwide citation)

Systems and techniques for autocompleting form fields based on observed values. In general, in one implementation, the techniques include observing values entered in form field objects, generating likelihood assessments for possible values to be entered in a current form field object based on the ob ...


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Dennis G Nicholson, James C King: Method and apparatus for producing a hybrid data structure for displaying a raster image. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, December 9, 2003: US06661919 (77 worldwide citation)

A system for producing a raster image derived from coded and non-coded portions of a hybrid data structure from an input bitmap including (1) a data processing apparatus, (2) a recognizer which performs recognition on an input bitmap to the data processing apparatus to detect identifiable objects wi ...


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Martin E Newell: Creating and modifying curves on a computer display. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Fish & Richardson P C, August 29, 2000: US06111588 (76 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method modifies a curve in response to a user action through a graphical user interface in the computer system, with the curve being defined by control points. Each of the control points is identified in response to user input as a fixed control point, a selected control point ...