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Robert J Jarrett, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Nils A Sundelin, Bret P Anderson, Tsz Yan Wong, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Patrice L Miner, Jensen Harris, David A Matthews, Jennifer Nan, Matthew I Worley: Multi-application environment. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, June 9, 2015: US09052820 (29 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling a multi-application environment. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable multi-application environments having combinations of immersive interfaces, windows-based interfaces, and a desktop treated as an immersive interf ...


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Robert J Jarrett, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Nils A Sundelin, Bret P Anderson, Tsz Yan Wong, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Patrice L Miner, Jensen Harris, David A Matthews, Jennifer Nan, Matthew I Worley: Multi-application environment. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, August 11, 2015: US09104440 (24 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling a multi-application environment. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable multi-application environments having combinations of immersive interfaces, windows-based interfaces, and a desktop treated as an immersive interf ...


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Tsz Yan Wong, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Nils A Sundelin, Bret P Anderson, Patrice L Miner, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Robert J Jarrett, Jennifer Nan, Matthew I Worley: Managing an immersive interface in a multi-application immersive environment. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, October 13, 2015: US09158445 (22 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses for managing an immersive interface in a multi-application immersive environment. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable a user to alter sizes and/or a layout of multiple immersive interfaces with as little as one selection.


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Robert J Jarrett, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Nils A Sundelin, Bret P Anderson, Tsz Yan Wong, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Patrice L Miner, Jensen Harris, David A Matthews, Jennifer Nan, Matthew I Worley: Multi-application environment. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, August 11, 2015: US09104307 (17 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling a multi-application environment. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable multi-application environments having combinations of immersive interfaces, windows-based interfaces, and a desktop treated as an immersive interf ...


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Jennifer Nan, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Zach Robinson, Robert Jarrett, Patrice L Miner: Edge-based hooking gestures for invoking user interfaces. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Bryan Webster, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, September 22, 2015: US09141262 (17 worldwide citation)

Presented herein are techniques for invoking user interfaces in graphical computing environments involving “hooking” gestures applicable to an edge of a display. These gestures involve positioning a pointer near an edge of the display depicting the environment, and then moving the cursor to a second ...


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Brian S LeVee, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Jennifer Nan, Patrice L Miner, Alice P Steinglass, Tsz Yan Wong, Jason D Farnsworth, Theresa B Pittappilly, Raymond J Chen: Desktop as immersive application. Microsoft Corporation, Bryan Webster, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, December 30, 2014: US08924885 (10 worldwide citation)

Desktop as an immersive application techniques are described. In one or more implementations, an immersive environment module is configured to provide an immersive shell through which a user may interact with applications of a computing device. The immersive environment module is further configured ...


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Tsz Yan Wong, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Nils A Sundelin, Bret P Anderson, Patrice L Miner, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Robert J Jarrett, Jennifer Nan: Managing an immersive interface in a multi-application immersive environment. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Bryan Webster, Dan Choi, Micky Minhas, January 3, 2017: US09535597 (9 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses for managing an immersive interface in a multi-application immersive environment. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable a user to alter sizes and/or a layout of multiple immersive interfaces with as little as one selection.


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Jennifer Nan, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Patrice L Miner, Matthew I Worley, Bret P Anderson, Robert J Jarrett, Nils A Sundelin, Michael A Seibert, Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Tsz Yan Wong, Brian S LeVee: Thumbnail-image selection of applications. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, September 8, 2015: US09128605 (3 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling thumbnail-image selection of applications. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable a user interface having selectable thumbnail images for applications not currently exposed on a display. The techniques and apparatuses ...


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Chaitanya Dev Sareen, Tsz Yan Wong, Jesse Clay Satterfield, Matthew I Worley, Bret P Anderson, Nils A Sundelin, Patrice L Miner, Jennifer Nan, Robert J Jarrett, David A Matthews: Switching back to a previously-interacted-with application. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jim Banowsky, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, May 3, 2016: US09329774 (2 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses for switching back to a previously-interacted-with application. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable selection of a user interface not currently exposed on a display through a simple gesture that is both easy-to-use and remem ...


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Jennifer Nan, Jesse Clay Satterfield, David A Matthews, Robert J Jarrett, Jensen Harris, Chaitanya Dev Sareen: Edge gesture. Microsoft Technology Licensing, May 23, 2017: US09658766

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling an edge gesture. In some embodiments, these techniques and apparatuses enable selection of a user interface not currently exposed on a display through an edge gesture that is easy-to-use and remember.