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John N Border, Ralph F Osterhout: See-through near-eye display glasses with a fast response photochromic film system for quick transition from dark to clear. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Jeremy Snodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, September 8, 2015: US09129295 (86 worldwide citation)

This disclosure concerns an interactive head-mounted eyepiece with an integrated processor for handling content for display and an integrated image source for introducing the content to an optical assembly through which the user views a surrounding environment and the displayed content wherein the o ...


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Ralph F Osterhout, John D Haddick, Robert Michael Lohse, John N Border, Gregory D Miller, Ross W Stovall: Eyepiece with uniformly illuminated reflective display. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Jeremy Snodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, September 8, 2015: US09128281 (81 worldwide citation)

An eyepiece includes a mechanical frame adapted to secure a lens and an image source facility above the lens. The image source facility includes an LED, a planar illumination facility and a reflective display. The planar illumination facility converts a light beam from the LED received on a side of ...


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David Otto Whitt III, Eric Joseph Wahl, David C Vandervoort, Todd David Pleake, Rob Huala, Summer L Schneider, Robyn Rebecca Reed McLaughlin, Matthew David Mickelson, Joel Lawrence Pelley, Timothy C Shaw, Ralf Groene, Hua Wang, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Karsten Aagaard: Flexible hinge support layer. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, May 13, 2014: US08724302 (71 worldwide citation)

Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a computing device and may implement functionality such as a support layer and minimum bend radius. The input d ...


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Jim Tom Belesiu, Gene Robert Obie, James Charles Marshall, Robert D Young, Nathan C Sherman, Edward C Giaimo III, David Neff, Jose R Sousa: Accessory device authentication. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, May 6, 2014: US08719603 (69 worldwide citation)

Accessory device authentication techniques are described. In one or more embodiments, connection of an accessory device to a host computing device is detected. Responsive to the detection, an authentication sequence may occur to verify an identity and/or capabilities of the accessory device. Upon su ...


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David Otto Whitt III, Eric Joseph Wahl, David C Vandervoort, Todd David Pleake, Rob Huala, Summer L Schneider, Robyn Rebecca Reed McLaughlin, Matthew David Mickelson, Joel Lawrence Pelley, Timothy C Shaw, Ralf Groene, Hua Wang, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Karsten Aagaard: Flexible hinge and removable attachment. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, July 15, 2014: US08780541 (68 worldwide citation)

Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a computing device and may implement functionality such as a support layer and minimum bend radius. The input d ...


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Timothy C Shaw, Jim Tom Belesiu, Paul Henry Dietz, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Dennis J Mathias: Pressure sensitive key normalization. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, February 11, 2014: US08646999 (63 worldwide citation)

Pressure sensitive key techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a device includes at least one pressure sensitive key having a flexible contact layer spaced apart from a sensor substrate by a spacer layer, the flexible contact layer configured to flex responsive to pressure to conta ...


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David Otto Whitt III, Eric Joseph Wahl, David C Vandervoort, Todd David Pleake, Rob Huala, Summer L Schneider, Robyn Rebecca Reed McLaughlin, Matthew David Mickelson, Joel Lawrence Pelley, Timothy C Shaw, Ralf Groene, Hua Wang, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Karsten Aagaard: Flexible hinge support layer. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, October 28, 2014: US08873227 (53 worldwide citation)

Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a computing device and may implement functionality such as a support layer and minimum bend radius. The input d ...


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David Otto Whit III, Eric Joseph Wahl, David C Vandervoort, Todd David Pleake, Rob Huala, Summer L Schneider, Robyn Rebecca Reed McLaughlin, Matthew David Mickelson, Joel Lawrence Pelley, Timothy C Shaw, Ralf Groene, Hua Wang, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Karsten Aagaard: Flexible hinge and removable attachment. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, September 9, 2014: US08830668 (51 worldwide citation)

Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a computing device and may implement functionality such as a support layer and minimum bend radius. The input d ...


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David Otto Whitt III, Eric Joseph Wahl, David C Vandervoort, Todd David Pleake, Rob Huala, Summer L Schneider, Robyn Rebecca Reed McLaughlin, Matthew David Mickelson, Joel Lawrence Pelley, Timothy C Shaw, Ralf Groene, Hua Wang, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Karsten Aagaard: Flexible hinge and removable attachment. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, July 15, 2014: US08780540 (51 worldwide citation)

Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a computing device and may implement functionality such as a support layer and minimum bend radius. The input d ...


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David R Perek, Michael A Schwager, Sharon Drasnin, Mark J Seilstad: Computer device and an apparatus having sensors configured for measuring spatial information indicative of a position of the computing devices. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Glen Johnson, Micky Minhas, December 2, 2014: US08903517 (47 worldwide citation)

Sensor fusion algorithm techniques are described. In one or more embodiments, behaviors of a host device and accessory devices are controlled based upon an orientation of the host device and accessory devices, relative to one another. A combined spatial position and/or orientation for the host devic ...