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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Alpine Electronics, Muramatsu & Associates, February 15, 2005: US06856901 (40 worldwide citation)

A display method and apparatus for navigation system enables a user to easily see crowded POI icons and their positions in a small area on the map image by shifting the positions of POI icons in radial directions. The display method includes the steps of specifying POI icons on a map image within a ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Alpine Electronics, Muramatsu & Associates, February 8, 2005: US06853912 (25 worldwide citation)

A navigation method and system for displaying a map image and shrinking the map image relative to a center point or a reference line on the map image by a non-linear function so that an image outside of the display screen becomes visible on the screen without much decreasing the size thereof. In the ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system for performing cluster search of objects. Alpine Electronics, Muramatsu & Associates, April 1, 2008: US07353109 (18 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for a navigation system conducts a data search for finding relative density of objects such as points of interest in a specified area and displays the result of the search in various manners. The display method includes the steps of: defining a size and shape of a search templ ...


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Andrew S de Silva, Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Alpine Electronics, Muramatsu & Associates, April 14, 2009: US07519469 (15 worldwide citation)

A navigation system is designed to scale a map image such that a redrawn map image shows an icon of the most relevant object at a center of a cursor when the scale of the map image is changed so that the user will not lose sight of the most relevant object such as an icon showing a destination. The ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Muramatsu & Associates, December 2, 2004: US20040243306-A1

A display method and apparatus for navigation system enables a user to easily see crowded POI icons and their positions in a small area on the map image by shifting the positions of POI icons in radial directions. The display method includes the steps of specifying POI icons on a map image within a ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Muramatsu & Associates, October 14, 2004: US20040204832-A1

A navigation method and system for displaying a map image and shrinking the map image relative to a center point or a reference line on the map image by a non-linear function so that an image outside of the display screen becomes visible on the screen without much decreasing the size thereof. In the ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Muramatsu & Associates, March 3, 2005: US20050046615-A1

A display method and apparatus for navigation system enables a user to quickly view zoomed images by using a radial scaling method. The display method includes the steps of: reading out map data from a map data storage for displaying a map image on a screen of a navigation system; converting the map ...


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Andrew S de Silva, Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Muramatsu & Associates, November 2, 2006: US20060247855-A1

A navigation system is designed to scale a map image such that a redrawn map image shows an icon of the most relevant object at a center of a cursor when the scale of the map image is changed so that the user will not lose sight of the most relevant object such as an icon. The navigation system prio ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system for performing cluster search of objects. Muramatsu & Associates, August 11, 2005: US20050177303-A1

A method and apparatus for a navigation system conducts a data search for finding relative density of objects such as points of interest in a specified area and displays the result of the search in various manners. The display method includes the steps of: defining a size and shape of a search templ ...


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Maung W Han: Display method and apparatus for navigation system. Muramatsu & Associates, August 11, 2005: US20050177305-A1

A display method and apparatus for a navigation system which is capable of preventing blank scroll of a display screen when there is no visible objects within a display range when the screen is scrolled and immediately jumping to the screen where a visible object exists. When a display screen is scr ...