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Darren Bennett, Brian J Mount, Michael J Scavezze, Daniel J McCulloch, Anthony J Ambrus, Jonathan T Steed, Arthur C Tomlin, Kevin A Geisner: Configuring an interaction zone within an augmented reality environment. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Dan Choi, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, March 22, 2016: US09292085 (6 worldwide citation)

Technology is described for automatically determining placement of one or more interaction zones in an augmented reality environment in which one or more virtual features are added to a real environment. An interaction zone includes at least one virtual feature and is associated with a space within ...


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Anthony J Ambrus, Abdulwajid N Mohamed, Andrew D Wilson, Brian J Mount, Jordan D Andersen: Touch sensitive user interface with three dimensional input sensor. Microsoft Corporation, Aaron Chatterjee, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, January 13, 2015: US08933912 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for providing a touch interface for electronic devices. The touch interface can be any surface. As one example, a table top can be used as a touch sensitive interface. In one embodiment, the system determines a touch region of the surface, and correlates that touch ...


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Adam G Poulos, Anthony J Ambrus, Cameron G Brown, Jason Scott, Brian J Mount, Daniel J McCulloch, John Bevis, Wei Zhang: Web-like hierarchical menu display configuration for a near-eye display. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brianna Hinojosa, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 7, 2017: US09563331

Technology is described for web-like hierarchical menu interface which displays a menu in a web-like hierarchical menu display configuration in a near-eye display (NED). The web-like hierarchical menu display configuration links menu levels and menu items within a menu level with flexible spatial di ...


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Arthur Charles Tomlin, Evan Michael Keibler, Nicholas Gervase Fajt, Brian J Mount, Gregory Lowell Alt, Jorge Tosar, Jonathan Michael Lyons, Anthony J Ambrus, Cameron Quinn Egbert, Will Guyman, Jeff W McGlynn, Jeremy Hance, Roger Sebastian Kevin Sylvan, Alexander Georg Pfaffe, Dan Kroymann, Erik Andrew Saltwell, Chris Word: Holographic birds eye view camera. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Arent Fox, December 19, 2017: US09846968

A system and method are disclosed for capturing views of a mixed reality environment from various perspectives which can be displayed on a monitor. The system includes one or more physical cameras at user-defined positions within the mixed reality environment. The system renders virtual objects in t ...


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Anthony J Ambrus, Adam G Poulos, Lewey Alec Geselowitz, Dan Kroymann, Arthur C Tomlin, Roger Sebastian Kevin Sylvan, Mathew J Lamb, Brian J Mount: Radial selection by vestibulo-ocular reflex fixation. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brianna Hinojosa, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, January 24, 2017: US09552060

Methods for enabling hands-free selection of objects within an augmented reality environment are described. In some embodiments, an object may be selected by an end user of a head-mounted display device (HMD) based on detecting a vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) with the end user's eyes while the end u ...