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Eric J Horvitz, Martin L Sonntag, Michael E Markley: Display system and method for displaying windows of an operating system to provide a three-dimensional workspace for a computer system. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, March 9, 1999: US05880733 (424 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a three-dimensional perspective, virtual workspace to window based display systems. The user may activate control buttons to transform a typical two-dimensional window to a three-dimensional perspective, virtual workspace. The transformation to the three-dimensional wo ...


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Eric J Horvitz, Michael E Markley, Martin L Sonntag: System and method for resizing an input position indicator for a user interface of a computer system. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, February 8, 2000: US06023275 (160 worldwide citation)

Transforming the size of an input position indicator, such as a cursor, within a window presented by a display screen of a computer system. The window typically includes borders defining an enclosed presentation area for displaying information on the display screen. In response to determining the po ...


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Eric J Horvitz, Michael E Markley, Martin L Sonntag: Method and system for transforming the geometrical shape of a display window for a computer system. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, January 18, 2000: US06016145 (86 worldwide citation)

Controlling the size of sides defining the area of a window presenting an enclosed area for displaying information on a display screen of a computer system. A transformation control can be presented on the display screen. This transformation control can be used to transform a window having a first g ...