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Mark J Stefik, Daniel G Bobrow, Stuart K Card, Michalene M Casey, Richard J Goldstein, Michael G Lamming, Jock D Mackinlay, Roy Want, George G Robertson, Mark D Weiser, Daniel M Russell: Interactive contents revealing storage device. Xerox Corporation, Richard B Domingo, June 25, 1996: US05530235 (490 worldwide citation)

A Document Card (DocuCard) for storing documents and which is content revealing. The DocuCard is a transportable unit having a nonvolatile storage means for storing information in a digital form, a control processor for processing user initiated functions; an I/O port for interfacing to external dev ...


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Jock D Mackinlay, George G Robertson: Context-preserving display system using a perspective sheet. Xerox Corporation, Philip H Townsend and Townsend and Crew Albert, November 18, 1997: US05689287 (218 worldwide citation)

A substitute image is generated by dividing a full image into panels defined by a center (or focus) panel, for use in applications where the full image is not entirely displayable on a given display device at a necessary resolution. The full image is bounded by a bounding rectangle, the focus panel ...


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Jock D Mackinlay: Computer controlled display system for displaying a three-dimensional document workspace having a means for prefetching linked documents. Xerox Corporation, July 11, 2000: US06088032 (155 worldwide citation)

A means for prefetching linked document objects in a document workspace. A document object may be a document or a document collection. Such document objects have links to other document objects. The prefetching process of the present invention enables a user to obtain document objects linked to a do ...


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Ed H Chi, Peter L T Pirolli, James E Pitkow, Rich Gossweller, Jock D Mackinlay, Stuart K Card: Usage based methods of traversing and displaying generalized graph structures. Xerox Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, January 21, 2003: US06509898 (153 worldwide citation)

A method for generating a tree structure representation of a generalized graph structure for display includes the more important links in the representation. Usage parameters are referenced in generating the tree structure from the generalized graph structure. Frequency, recency, spacing of accesses ...


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Bay Wei W Chang, Kenneth P Fishkin, Beverly L Harrison, Takeo Igarashi, Jock D Mackinlay, Roy Want, Polle T Zellweger: Spinning as a morpheme for a physical manipulatory grammar. Xerox Corporation, Eugene Palazzo, Oliff & Berridge, October 2, 2001: US06297838 (142 worldwide citation)

A method for inputting information to a revolvable device, optionally connected to a deformable piece includes the steps of rotating, spinning, or revolvably orienting the deformable piece to provide a first morpheme input to the device. The first morpheme input normally triggers a first default act ...


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James E Pitkow, Peter L Pirolli, Jock D Mackinlay, Stuart K Card: Method and apparatus for clustering a collection of linked documents using co-citation analysis. Xerox Corporation, Richard B Dominko, March 14, 2000: US06038574 (123 worldwide citation)

The method and apparatus of the present invention generates clusters of documents in a collection of linked documents based on co-citation analysis. The frequency linkage is determined for each document in the collection. In other words, the number of times each document is linked to by another docu ...


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Jock D Mackinlay, Maureen C Stone: Additive color tristate light valve twisting ball display. Xerox Corporation, Alexander E Silverman, April 7, 1998: US05737115 (119 worldwide citation)

A tristate light valve ball for an electrical twisting ball device composed of spheroidal balls rotatably disposed in an elastomer substrate. The ball is composed of segments arrayed substantially parallel to one another, each segment being adjacent to at least one other segment and to no more than ...


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George G Robertson, Jock D Mackinlay: Image lens. Xerox Corporation, Philip H Townsend and Townsend and Crew Albert, September 23, 1997: US05670984 (118 worldwide citation)

A method for displaying an image on a display surface which preserves context and detail information when the image is compressed to fit onto a display surface. The image is transformed from a plane onto a truncated pyramid, and then a three-dimensional perspective projection of the pyramid is taken ...


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Jock D Mackinlay, Walter A L Johnson: Paper user interface for image manipulations such as cut and paste. Xerox Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, August 1, 1995: US05438430 (102 worldwide citation)

A reprographic method for making a output document having a desired image from an input document having an input image includes scanning an instruction page containing an image processing command. The image processing command contained on the instruction page is decoded, and subsequently at least a ...


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Jock D Mackinlay, Bay Wei Chang, Polle T Zellweger, Takeo Igarashi, Gregory Niemeyer: Animated spreadsheet for dynamic display of constraint graphs. Xerox Corporation, July 3, 2001: US06256649 (94 worldwide citation)

An augmented spreadsheet presentation provides for selecting a region of user focus in a primary body of data displayed as an array of cells, with two or more displayed cells of the array of cells being logically linked by a constraint graph. Two or more displayed cells can be linked by color or sym ...