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Scott Anthony Morgan, David John Roberts, Craig Ardner Swearingen, Alan Richard Tannenbaum: Speech command input recognition system for interactive computer display with term weighting means used in interpreting potential commands from relevant speech terms. International Business Machines Corporation, J B Kraft, Leslie A Van Leeuwen, February 20, 2001: US06192343 (161 worldwide citation)

A speech recognition system which interprets speech queries such as help queries and presents a list of relevant proposed commands sorted in order based upon relevance of the commands. The system organizes the displayed commands being prompted to the user through probability determining means which ...


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Richard Edmond Berry, Shirley Lynn Martin, Scott Anthony Morgan, John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen, Alan Richard Tannenbaum: Method and system for network delivery of content associated with physical audio media. International Business Machines Corporation, Leslie A VanLeeuwen, Felsman Bradley Vaden Gunter & Dillon, February 27, 2001: US06195693 (143 worldwide citation)

A method and system in a multimedia computer system for automatically retrieving and presenting data associated with an audio recording having unique identifying indicia therein. In response to playing an audio recording in a multimedia computer system, a unique identifying indicia associated with t ...


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John Andrew Cook, Jianming Dong, John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen, Alan Richard Tannenbaum: Method and apparatus for sending messages in a data processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, Mark S Walker, Stephen R Tracs, April 12, 2005: US06879665 (54 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus in a computer for processing voice messages. A voice message is recorded. Responsive to recording of the voice message, an identifying string is automatically inserted into a text message identifying a presence of a voice message. Responsive to recording the voice message, the ...


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Didier Daniel Bardon, Denise Marie Burton, Scott Harlan Isensee, Scott Anthony Morgan, John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen: Data processing system and method for scaling a realistic object on a user interface. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony V S England, Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C, April 18, 2000: US06052130 (50 worldwide citation)

A data processing system, software program, and method scale the contents of a window or similar display area in unison and in proportion. During operation, all of the contained control, text, and images included in the window are scaled proportionately so that a user is still able to use the displa ...


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John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen, Alan Richard Tannenbaum: Method and apparatus for announcing receipt of an electronic message. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, Leslie Van Leeuwen, Stephen R Loe, April 22, 2003: US06553341 (39 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for announcing receipt of an electronic message. When a message including text is received, the message is filtered determine what will be announced. Text from the filtered message is selectively combined with announcement text to create modified announcement text in which fil ...


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Scott Anthony Morgan, John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen: Data processing system and method for simulating compound objects. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C, April 25, 2000: US06054985 (31 worldwide citation)

A data processing system and method is provided for performing "drag and drop" operations of compound objects using system platforms, such as JAVA, which do not support compound objects or nested containment interface designs. In the data processing system and method of operating said system, a cont ...


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Scott Anthony Morgan, Craig Ardner Swearingen: Prioritization of background display during animation. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Mark E McBurney, July 6, 1999: US05920325 (29 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided that causes an animation sequence and underlying background process to be in step such that the motion of the animation is coordinated with the painting of the display by the underlying process. A mechanism is used to adjust the thread priority of the animation thread ...


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Didier Daniel Claude Bardon, Richard Edmond Berry, Shirley Lynn Martin, Scott Anthony Morgan, John Martin Mullaly, Craig Ardner Swearingen: Interactive display interface for media presentation with direct access to media sequences. International Business Machines Corporation, Jerry Kraft, Volel Emile, February 15, 2000: US06025838 (28 worldwide citation)

A computer supported display control system for switching between and tracking of sequences in electronic media presentations having multisequences. During switching, the selected tracks or sequences may be accessed directly and the tracking is persistent and continual through a graphic scale of pos ...


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Scott Anthony Morgan, David John Roberts, Craig Ardner Swearingen, Alan Richard Tannenbaum, Anthony Christopher Courtney Temple: Speech command input recognition system for interactive computer display with interpretation of ancillary relevant speech query terms into commands. Nuance Communications, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, September 25, 2012: US08275617 (25 worldwide citation)

In an interactive computer controlled display system with speech command input recognition and visual feedback, implementations are provided for predetermining a plurality of speech commands for respectively initiating each of a corresponding plurality of system actions in combination with implement ...


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Richard Edmond Berry, Denise Marie Burton, John Martin Mullaly, David John Roberts, Craig Ardner Swearingen: Data processing system and method for viewing objects on a user interface. International Business Machines Corporation, Elizabeth A Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C Apperley, Anthony V S England, March 2, 1999: US05877763 (25 worldwide citation)

A data processing system and method of operation thereof detect when a situation occurs in which a window displayed on a display device should be brought to a user's attention. That window is then surfaced at the top of a window system z-order of the data processing system without modifying a curren ...