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Jinha Lee, Catherine N Boulanger, Steven Nabil Bathiche: Transparent display device. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jeremy Snodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, October 6, 2015: US09152173 (12 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing a transparent display device. A transparent display device includes a transparent or translucent screen to render images on the screen, and to render virtual objects that appear to be in a three-dimensional (3D) space behind the scr ...


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Catherine N Boulanger: Input device configurations. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jeremy Snodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, November 3, 2015: US09176538 (7 worldwide citation)

Input device configurations are described. In one or more implementations, an input device includes a connection portion, protective case, and one or more controls. The connection portion is configured to provide a removable physical connection to a computing device. The protective case is coupled t ...


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Neil Emerton, Timothy Andrew Large, Catherine N Boulanger: Object-detecting backlight unit. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jeremy Shodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 9, 2016: US09256089 (4 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing an object-detecting backlight unit for a display device. An object-detecting backlight unit includes two or more light sources configured to provide light to a display to form an image, and a light sensor configured to receive refle ...


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Catherine N Boulanger, John G A Weiss, Steven Nabil Bathiche, Paul Henry Dietz: Bookmarking for electronic books. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, November 15, 2016: US09495470 (1 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling bookmarking for electronic books. The techniques and apparatuses enable a user of an electronic book to bookmark pages of the electronic book and navigate based on these bookmarks as well as bookmarks made by other users.


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Sarah Graham Williams, Catherine N Boulanger, Yann Florian Daniel Riche, Hua Wang, John G A Weiss, Anthony Christian Reed, Ralf Groene, Steven Nabil Bathiche, Vincent L Ball: Computing device canvas invocation and dismissal. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, June 21, 2016: US09372571 (1 worldwide citation)

A canvas (e.g., a digital page or sheet of paper) on which a user can input data is displayed on a display device of a computing device in response to the canvas being invoked. The canvas can be invoked in different manners, such as by the user activating a switch or button at an “eraser” end of a s ...


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Catherine N Boulanger, John G A Weiss, Steven Nabil Bathiche, Paul Henry Dietz: Affinity-based page navigation. Microsoft Technology Licensing, June 6, 2017: US09672292

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling affinity-based page navigation. These techniques and apparatuses enable page navigation, such as page flipping, page searches, and other navigation based on affinities associated with various pages. These affinities can include a reference ...


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Catherine N Boulanger: Color control. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Rainier Patents P S, October 30, 2018: US10114482

The description relates to color information. One example can include a computing device having a display and a digital stylus configured to capture colors from an operating environment. The digital stylus can be configured to wirelessly communicate data relating to an individual color from the oper ...


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Catherine N Boulanger: Color control. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, September 6, 2016: US09436296

The description relates to color information. One example can include a computing device having a display and a digital stylus configured to capture colors from an operating environment. The digital stylus can be configured to wirelessly communicate data relating to an individual color from the oper ...