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Mike Scavezze, Jason Scott, Jonathan Steed, Ian McIntyre, Aaron Krauss, Daniel McCulloch, Stephen Latta, Kevin Geisner, Brian Mount: User authentication on augmented reality display device. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Julie Kane Akhter, Danielle Johnston Holmes, Micky Minhas, July 28, 2015: US09092600 (12 worldwide citation)

Embodiments are disclosed that relate to authenticating a user of a display device. For example, one disclosed embodiment includes displaying one or more virtual images on the display device, wherein the one or more virtual images include a set of augmented reality features. The method further inclu ...


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Anthony Ambrus, Kyungsuk David Lee, Andrew Campbell, David Haley, Brian Mount, Albert Robles, Daniel Osborn, Shawn Wright, Nahil Sharkasi, Dave Hill, Daniel McCulloch: System for finger recognition and tracking. Microsoft Corporation, Micah Goldsmith, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, November 25, 2014: US08897491 (10 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed relating to a pipeline for generating a computer model of a target user, including a hand model of the user's hands and fingers, captured by an image sensor in a NUI system. The computer model represents a best estimate of the position and orientation of a user's ha ...


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Anthony Ambrus, Kyungsuk David Lee, Andrew Campbell, David Haley, Brian Mount, Albert Robles, Daniel Osborn, Shawn Wright, Nahil Sharkasi, Dave Hill, Daniel McCulloch, Alexandru Balan: System for recognizing an open or closed hand. Microsoft Corporation, Aaron Chatterjee, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, January 6, 2015: US08929612 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed relating to a pipeline for generating a computer model of a target user, including a hand model of the user's hands, captured by an image sensor in a NUI system. The computer model represents a best estimate of the position of a user's hand or hands and whether the ...


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Stephen Latta, Kevin Geisner, Brian Mount, Daniel McCulloch, Cameron Brown, Jeffrey Alan Kohler, Wei Zhang, Ryan Hastings, Darren Bennett, Ian McIntyre: Matching physical locations for shared virtual experience. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Micah Goldsmith, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, May 26, 2015: US09041739 (3 worldwide citation)

Embodiments for matching participants in a virtual multiplayer entertainment experience are provided. For example, one embodiment provides a method including receiving from each user of a plurality of users a request to join the virtual multiplayer entertainment experience, receiving from each user ...


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Ben Sugden, Darren Bennett, Brian Mount, Sebastian Sylvan, Arthur Tomlin, Ryan Hastings, Daniel McCulloch, Kevin Geisner, Robert Crocco Jr: Virtual light in augmented reality. Microsoft Corporation, Rachael Vaughn, Leonard Smith, Micky Minhas, October 28, 2014: US08872853 (2 worldwide citation)

A head-mounted display system includes a see-through display that is configured to visually augment an appearance of a physical environment to a user viewing the physical environment through the see-through display. Graphical content presented via the see-through display is created by modeling the a ...


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Ben Sugden, Darren Bennett, Brian Mount, Sebastian Sylvan, Arthur Tomlin, Ryan Hastings, Daniel McCulloch, Kevin Geisner, Robert Crocco: Virtual light in augmented reality. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brianna Hinojosa Flores, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, January 24, 2017: US09551871 (1 worldwide citation)

A head-mounted display system includes a see-through display that is configured to visually augment an appearance of a physical environment to a user viewing the physical environment through the see-through display. Graphical content presented via the see-through display is created by modeling the a ...


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Roger Sebastian Sylvan, Adam Poulos, Michael Scavezze, Stephen Latta, Arthur Tomlin, Brian Mount, Aaron Krauss: Calibration of eye location. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Dan Choi, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, January 19, 2016: US09239460 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments are disclosed that relate to calibrating a predetermined eye location in a head-mounted display. For example, in one disclosed embodiment a method includes displaying a virtual marker visually alignable with a real world target at an alignment condition. At the alignment condition, image ...


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Jonathan Steed, Aaron Krauss, Mike Scavezze, Wei Zhang, Arthur Tomlin, Tony Ambrus, Brian Mount, Stephen Latta, Ryan Hastings: Constructing augmented reality environment with pre-computed lighting. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Dan Choi, Micky Minhas, December 20, 2016: US09524585 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments related to efficiently constructing an augmented reality environment with global illumination effects are disclosed. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a method of displaying an augmented reality image via a display device. The method includes receiving image data, the image ...


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Stephen Latta, Kevin Geisner, Brian Mount, Jonathan Steed, Tony Ambrus, Arnulfo Zepeda, Aaron Krauss: Multiplayer game invitation system. Microsoft Corporation, Micah Goldsmith, Leonard Smith, Micky Minhas, November 25, 2014: US08894484 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and related methods for inviting a potential player to participate in a multiplayer game via a user head-mounted display device are provided. In one example, a potential player invitation program receives user voice data and determines that the user voice data is an invitation to participat ...


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Dan Osborn, Christopher Willoughby, Brian Mount, Vaibhav Goel, Tim Psiaki, Shawn C Wright, Christopher Vuchetich: Multi-platform motion-based computer interactions. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Aaron Chatterjee, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, February 17, 2015: US08957858 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for multi-platform motion interactivity, is provided. The system includes a motion-sensing subsystem, a display subsystem including a display, a logic subsystem, and a data-holding subsystem containing instructions executable by the logic subsystem. The system configured to displ ...