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David Frederick Champion, Timothy Andreas Meserth, Mark E Molander, Patrick Gabor Nyeste, David Thomas Windell, Jeffrey John Smith: Method, apparatus and program storage device for providing customizable, immediate and radiating menus for accessing applications and actions. International Business Machines Corporation, William Konrad, Konrad Raynes Davda & Victor, January 8, 2013: US08352881 (80 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and program storage device for providing customizable, immediate and radiating menus for accessing applications and actions. Upon initiation of a predetermined user action, such as a right-click operation, a primary menu is displayed and a second radial menu is displayed proximat ...


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David Frederick Champion, Patrick Gabor Nyeste, Jeffrey John Smith, David Thomas Windell: Management of graphical information notes. International Business Machines Corporation, Rabindranath Dutta, Konrad Raynes Davda & Victor, November 12, 2013: US08584091 (16 worldwide citation)

Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture, wherein information is associated with a program element that is capable of being processed in a software environment generated by an operating system. A graphical information note application is executed in response to a processing of the p ...


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David Frederick Champion, Timothy Andreas Meserth, Patrick Gabor Nyeste, Jeffrey John Smith, David Thomas Windell: Comparing and merging multiple documents. International Business Machines Corporation, Konrad Raynes and Victor, David W Victor, May 24, 2011: US07949938 (10 worldwide citation)

Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture for comparing and merging multiple merge documents, wherein each merge document includes content element locations having user content or empty. A determination is made in the determined merge documents of content element locations in at leas ...


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David Frederick Champion, Vincent Rocco Lanzolla, Timothy Andreas Meserth, Mark E Molander, David Thomas Windell: Slider control movable in a two-dimensional region for simultaneously adjusting values of multiple variables. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith PC, July 14, 2009: US07562310 (9 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns methods and apparatus for generating and controlling a slider control for simultaneously changing values of two variables. In the methods and apparatus of the invention a graph having two axes is displayed, wherein the axes correspond to first and second variables. The values ...


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Daniel Paul Kelaher, Jeffrey John Smith, David Thomas Windell, Jeremy S Bridges: Panel-mount USB locking latch. International Business Machines Corporation, Patent Analysis Research Technology Systems, George L Walton, February 3, 2009: US07484991 (8 worldwide citation)

A unique push-pull actuator and pivoting latching arm device for removably coupling and latching a USB male plug connector and USB female socket connector which is mounted in a first opening of a panel structure. The male plug connector has a first latching recess and the female socket connector has ...


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David Frederick Champion, Vincent Rocco Lanzolla, Timothy Andreas Meserth, Mark E Molander, David Thomas Windell: Selective muting of applications. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith, April 27, 2010: US07706903 (6 worldwide citation)

Methods, computer program products, and electronic devices are provided for managing sound in a plurality of computer-executed applications. One method includes: operating a sound manager function to provide a user with an option to selectively mute up to n-1 applications of n applications, where n> ...


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David Thomas Windell, Todd Michael Eischeid, Scott David Bower: Systems and methods related to security credentials. ALLSCRIPTS SOFTWARE, Tillman Wright PLLC, Chad D Tillman, Jeremy C Doerre, December 15, 2015: US09213812 (3 worldwide citation)

A method includes receiving, from a user via an electronic device, input representing a password to be utilized for an account; automatically determining, utilizing a processor, a complexity value for the input password; automatically determining, based on the determined complexity value, security s ...


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David Frederick Champion, Daniel Ernest Hurlimann, Daniel Paul Kelaher, Timothy Andreas Meserth, Michael Sven Miller, Wallace G Tuten, David Thomas Windell: Apparatus, system, and method for device group identification. International Business Machiness Corporation, Kunzler Needham Massey & Thorpe, June 7, 2011: US07956552 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for identifying and differentiating among multiple groups of devices, comprising at least two LEDs, a controller, and a blending medium. The at least two LEDs emit a wavelength of light that is different from a wavelength of each other LED. The controll ...


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Todd Michael Eischeid, Jeffrey John Smith, David Thomas Windell: Generating a user defined page having representations of content in other pages. International Business Machines Corporation, David W Victor, Konrad Raynes Davda and Victor, October 14, 2014: US08863013

Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture for generating a user defined page having representations of content in other pages. User selection is received via a computer user interface of a portion of content within a page rendered in a display device. A graphical element is generated ...


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Michael J Barton, William R Duffy III, Michael Kennedy Trivette, David Thomas Windell: Apparatus and method to display information using an information layer laminate. International Business Machines Corporation, Dale F Regelman, Quarles & Brady, December 23, 2014: US08917302

A method to display information using an information layer laminate comprising at least three color layers each comprising a different color by selectively removing one or more portions of a first color layer to display portions of a second color layer, and selectively removing one or more portions ...