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Alan R Tannenbaum, John M Zetts, Yu L An, Gordon W Arbeitman, Evon C Greanias, Guy F Verrier: Graphical user interface with gesture recognition in a multiapplication environment. International Business Machines Corporation, Jeffrey S LaBaw, John E Hoel, October 12, 1993: US05252951 (567 worldwide citation)

An advanced user interface for use with a computer system operating on an integrated operating environment. The integrated operating environment allows a plurality of application programs to be running simultaneously, one of which is designated the active application program to which all input data ...


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Evon C Greanias, C Richard Guarnieri, John J Seeland Jr, Guy F Verrier, Robert L Donaldson: Combined finger touch and stylus detection system for use on the viewing surface of a visual display device. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Hoel, August 11, 1987: US04686332 (516 worldwide citation)

A combined finger touch and stylus detection system is disclosed for use on the viewing surface of the visual display device. Transparent conductors arranged in horizontal and vertical grid are supported on a flexible, transparent overlay membrane which is adaptable to a variety of displays. A uniqu ...


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Frank L Stein, Guy F Verrier: System & method for dynamically labeled touch sensitive buttons in a digitizing display. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph C Redmond Jr, Richard A Tomlin, December 31, 1996: US05589856 (291 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for dynamically labeling touch sensitive buttons in a digitizing display. The display is partitioned into a main panel display region and a button panel display region. A touch overlay is also partitioned into a main panel touch region and a main panel display regio ...


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Evon C Greanias, Guy F Verrier, Robert L Donaldson: Touch overlay for improved touch sensitivity. International Business Machines, Martin J McKinley, January 31, 1995: US05386219 (217 worldwide citation)

An improved touch overlay for the viewing surface of a display for detecting both finger touch and stylus location is disclosed. An upper and a lower set of transparent conductors are disposed on at least one transparent flexible insulating substrate and are oriented orthogonally with respect to eac ...


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Evon C Greanias, Guy F Verrier, Gordon W Arbeitman, Alan R Tannenbaum, Yu L An: Advanced user interface. International Business Machines Corporation, October 20, 1992: US05157384 (205 worldwide citation)

An advanced user interface for use with a computer system operating on an integrated operating environment. The integrated operating environment allows a plurality of application programs to be running simultaneously, one of which is designated the active application program to which all input data ...


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Karl D Schubert, Guy F Verrier, Michael Gray: Stylus tilt detection apparatus for communication with a remote digitizing display. International Business Machines Corporation, George E Grosser, John E Hoel, May 9, 1995: US05414227 (126 worldwide citation)

An architecture is disclosed for improved tilt detection for a radiative pickup stylus. The architecture includes a contact sensing mechanism and a coaxial conductor assembly which provides both position measurement and tilt sensing measurement features. By using the contact sensor to establish a ca ...


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Guy F Verrier, John M Zetts: Architecture and method for communication of writing and erasing signals from a remote stylus to a digitizing display. International Business Machines, Paul T Kashimba, George E Grosser, December 12, 1995: US05475401 (80 worldwide citation)

An architecture is disclosed for communication of remote devices to a digitizing display. The architecture includes a contact sensing erasure mechanism and a position sensing erasure mechanism whose outputs are multiplexed for transmission from the stylus to an antenna located proximate to the digit ...


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Guy F Verrier, Frank L Stein, Robert L Donaldson: Architecture for communication of remote devices to a digitizing display. International Business Machines, John E Hoel, September 20, 1994: US05349139 (73 worldwide citation)

An architecture for communication of remote devices to a digitizing display includes a contact sensing mechanism and a position sensing mechanism whose outputs are multiplexed for transmission from the stylus to an antenna located proximate to the digitizing display. The digitizing display also incl ...


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Francis Fado, Tin Lup Wong, Guy F Verrier, Robert L Donaldson, Paul D Kowalewski: Digitizing stylus having capacitive pressure and contact sensing capabilities. International Business Machines Corporation, Martin J McKinley, David L McCombs, Paul T Kashimba, August 1, 1995: US05438275 (9 worldwide citation)

A stylus assembly in which a stylus is mounted in a housing for movement relative thereto. An electrical circuit is provided for sensing contact of the stylus with a writing surface and measuring the pressure exerted on the surface by the stylus.


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Frank L Stein, Guy F Verrier: System and method for dynamically labeled touch sensitive buttons in a digitizing display. Ibm Corporation, FAN BENGUO, March 15, 1995: CN94104986

A system and method are disclosed for dynamically labeling touch sensitive buttons in a digitizing display. The display is partitioned into a main panel display region and a button panel display region. A touch overlay is also partitioned into a main panel touch region and a main panel display regio ...