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Erik F Hennum, Sandra D Kipp, Mark E Molander: User interface expander and collapser. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith PC, April 15, 2008: US07360167 (24 worldwide citation)

A method of indicating expanded states and collapsed states of lower level expander/collapser items in a higher level visual control of a user interface display. The method includes providing, in the higher level visual control, a lower level expander/collapser indicator area; displaying a first dis ...


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Erik F Hennum, Michael Priestley: Processing semantic subjects that occur as terms within document content. International Business Machines Corporation, William K Konrad, Konrad Raynes and Victor, March 30, 2010: US07689910 (5 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and program storage device for delimiting words is provided and requires adding an extensible vocabulary markup to a plurality of markup languages, wherein the plurality of markup languages comprises a knowledge representation, and processing a provided term from one or more voca ...


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Erik F Hennum, Sandra D Kipp, Mark E Molander: Button area having a mixed state button for collapsing and expanding user interface items. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith, August 9, 2011: US07996790 (2 worldwide citation)

A method of indicating expanded states and collapsed states of lower level expander/collapser items in a higher level visual control of a user interface display. The method includes providing, in the higher level visual control, a lower level expander/collapser indicator area; displaying a first dis ...


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Erik F Hennum, Marie L Setnes, John S Warren: Search using proximity for clustering information. International Business Machines Corporation, Kenneth L Sherman Esq, Michael Zarrabian Esq, Sherman & Zarrabian, June 17, 2014: US08756231

The invention provides a method and system for hierarchical search retrieval. The method includes performing a text search on a hierarchy data structure of information. Forming a limited size hierarchy data structure using the search results. Assigning a location number for each search result in the ...


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Erik F Hennum, Sandra D Kipp, Mark E Molander: User interface expander and collapser. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith, September 8, 2005: US20050198582-A1

A method of indicating expanded states and collapsed states of lower level expander/collapser items in a higher level visual control of a user interface display. The method includes providing, in the higher level visual control, a lower level expander/collapser indicator area; displaying a first dis ...


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Mark E Molander, Sandra D Kipp, Erik F Hennum, David A Sawin: Method for visually indicating the quality of on-screen help messages. International Business Machines Corporation, Frank C Nicholas, Cardinal Law Group, January 12, 2006: US20060010381-A1

A method in a data processing system for providing a user of the system with a visual indication of a quality of one or more features of an on-screen help message (e.g., a usefulness, an importance, or a content level of the message). The method involves a generation of a graphical help interface (e ...


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Erik F Hennum, Michael Priestley: Method, apparatus and program storage device for processing semantic subjects that occur as terms within document content. Chambliss Bahner & Stophel PC, August 3, 2006: US20060173821-A1

A method, apparatus and program storage device for delimiting words is provided and requires adding an extensible vocabulary markup to a plurality of markup languages, wherein the plurality of markup languages comprises a knowledge representation, and processing a provided term from one or more voca ...


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Erik F Hennum, Sandra D Kipp, Mark E Molander: User Interface Expander and Collapser. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith PC, November 27, 2008: US20080295014-A1

A method of indicating expanded states and collapsed states of lower level expander/collapser items in a higher level visual control of a user interface display. The method includes providing, in the higher level visual control, a lower level expander/collapser indicator area; displaying a first dis ...


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Erik F Hennum, Marie L Setnes, John S Warren: Search using proximity for clustering information. International Business Machines Corporation, July 28, 2011: US20110184932-A1

The invention provides a method and system for hierarchical search retrieval. The method includes performing a text search on a hierarchy data structure of information. Forming a limited size hierarchy data structure using the search results. Assigning a location number for each search result in the ...


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Erik F Hennum, Marie L Setnes, John S Warren: Applying synonyms to unify text search with faceted browsing classification. International Business Machines Corporation, July 28, 2011: US20110184946-A1

The invention provides a method and system for returning search results based on text and associated synonyms. The system including an input module configured for receiving a text search term. A search module is configured for searching index documents with the text search term to return matched ind ...