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Gilles Fabre, Jeff Parrish: Method and system for navigating a display screen for locating a desired item of information. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, July 11, 2006: US07075512 (165 worldwide citation)

A method and a system for navigating a display screen to search for a desired item of information stored in an electronic device. The electronic device includes a novel fly over user interface (FOUI) capable of receiving commands from a user to provide a zoom out view of the display screen. A user m ...


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Regis Nicolas, Michel Bonansea, Ronald Tessier, Katell Buchaud: Intelligent dialing scheme for telephony application. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, June 23, 2009: US07551899 (148 worldwide citation)

Digits entered by a user are compared against phone numbers maintained in a lists such as address book, phone book, most recent calls, and most often called lists, etc. A number in the lists having matching digits corresponding the digits entered by the user is selected. The user entered digits are ...


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Ronald A Katz: Videophone system for scrutiny monitoring with computer control. Telebuyer, Berry & Associates P C, March 28, 2006: US07019770 (100 worldwide citation)

In conjunction with the dial-up public telephone system, voice quality lines carry videophone signals for monitoring a multitude of locations from at least one central station for use in a variety of applications, such as for security, surveillance, quality control and inspection, regulation of food ...


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Olivier Guiter, Thierry Martel, Regis Nicolas: Security method and apparatus for controlling the data exchange on handheld computers. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, March 18, 2008: US07346778 (91 worldwide citation)

A method and system for protecting portable computer data from unauthorized transfer or using portable computers to download unauthorized data. The invention is applicable to any computer capable of transferring data, but in one embodiment a portable computer is described. Authorization is enabled b ...


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Roger Flores, Ben Bostwick: Automatic tracking of user progress in a software application. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, April 18, 2006: US07032229 (64 worldwide citation)

A method for automatically tracking application and content usage is disclosed. According to an embodiment of the present invention, a method first recites the step of accessing an application interface (API) call with a parameter specifying a first portion of content to be measured. For example, th ...


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Jesse Donaldson: Automatically centered scrolling in a tab-based user interface. Palmsource, Berry & Associates P C, July 24, 2007: US07249325 (61 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for presenting a tab-based graphic user interface (GUI) having more tabs than can be fitted across a screen side for a computer system. The computer system can be handheld devices such as personal digital assistants (PDA's) and cell phones. The tab-based GUI displays as many t ...


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Tim Twerdahl, Stephane Maes, Benoit Vialle, Ryan Robertson: Making a call from an address list or a call history list. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, October 30, 2007: US07289614 (54 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus of managing a phone device of a personal digital assistant (PDA) is provided. In one example of the present invention, the PDA retrieves a call history list from a stored memory location, the call history list including a call history list record. The PDA then displays at leas ...


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Steve Lemke: Security technique for controlling access to a network by a wireless device. Access, Berry & Associates P C, July 17, 2012: US08225381 (51 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for protecting the security of a computer network which is accessed through the use of wireless devices, among other means. Specifically, the present invention pertains to a method of using user-specific biometric data to identify users of wireless devices s ...


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Ed Vertaschitsch, Sean Mercer, Gordon Onorati: Method and apparatus for integrating phone and PDA user interface on a single processor. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, December 13, 2005: US06976217 (50 worldwide citation)

Separate processors, a PDA processor, and a baseband processor are maintained in a PDA having an integrated telephone device. The PDA processor runs PDA related programs and a user interface for the telephone device. A link between the PDA processor and baseband processor transfers data and commands ...


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Jeff W Parrish, E Michael Lunsford: Method and apparatus for the selection of records. PalmSource, Berry & Associates P C, May 16, 2006: US07047503 (45 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system for record selection. Specifically, one embodiment of the present invention interprets the “gesture” of swiping the pen horizontally across a line-item of a record entry as a command to highlight the line-item and to select the entire record. Furthermore, a contiguous g ...