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David Henry Wykes, Sayim Catherine Kim, Audrey Louchart, Michael J Kruzeniski, Kathleen W Holmes, Jonathan D Friedman, Joseph P Marquardt: Alternative inputs of a mobile communications device. Microsoft Corporation, December 27, 2011: US08086275 (77 worldwide citation)

In an implementation, a mobile communications device includes a display device having touchscreen functionality, a keyboard having a plurality of physical keys that include a dedicated key and letter keys arranged according to a QWERTY layout, and one or more modules. The one or more modules are con ...


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Stephanie E Teng, Jinsheng Shi, Albert Shen, Ryan M Haning, Paula Guntaur, Michael J Kruzeniski: Notifications. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, August 7, 2012: US08238876 (70 worldwide citation)

Notification techniques are described. In an implementation, an unlock screen is displayed by a mobile communications device that indicates that one or more keys of the mobile communications device are locked. If an input is detected at the mobile communications device to remove the lock, an animati ...


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Michael A Smuga, Darren A Apfel, Jason S Schneekloth, Ryan M Haning, Michael J Kruzeniski, Michael K Henderlight, Brian M Wilson, Paula Guntaur, Chad A Voss: Chromeless user interface. Microsoft Corporation, May 8, 2012: US08175653 (64 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described to implement a user interface for a display of a mobile device. In an implementation, the user interface may include a chromeless menu configured to be displayed when menu-based user input to the mobile device is available; a system tray configured to be displayed on the dis ...


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Larry R Butcher, Jonathan D Friedman, Chad Aron Voss, Michael J Kruzeniski: User interface with parallax animation. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, August 21, 2012: US08250494 (62 worldwide citation)

User interface animation techniques are described. In an implementation, an input having a velocity is detected that is directed to one or more objects in a user interface. A visual presentation is generated that is animated so a first object in the user interface moves in parallax with respect to a ...


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Stephanie E Teng, Jinsheng Shi, Albert Shen, Ryan M Haning, Paula Guntaur, Michael J Kruzeniski: Notifications. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, October 1, 2013: US08548431 (59 worldwide citation)

Notification techniques are described. In an implementation, an unlock screen is displayed by a mobile communications device that indicates that one or more keys of the mobile communications device are locked. If an input is detected at the mobile communications device to remove the lock, an animati ...


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Stephanie E Teng, Jinsheng Shi, Albert Shen, Ryan M Haning, Paula Guntaur, Michael J Kruzeniski: Unlock screen. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, January 15, 2013: US08355698 (58 worldwide citation)

Unlock screen and notification techniques are described. In an implementation, an unlock screen is displayed by a mobile communications device that indicates that one or more keys of the mobile communications device are locked. If an input is detected at the mobile communications device to remove th ...


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Michael J Kruzeniski, Paula Guntaur, Brian M Wilson, Chad Aron Voss: Column organization of content. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, April 2, 2013: US08411046 (53 worldwide citation)

Column organization of content is described. In an implementation, a mobile communications device configures a user interface to include a plurality of representations of content arranged according to a plurality of columns that permits navigation between first and second said columns upon detection ...


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Jonathan D Friedman, Michael J Kruzeniski, Brian M Wilson, Michael A Smuga, Darren A Apfel, Nell H Hoffman: Mobile communications device user interface. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, February 26, 2013: US08385952 (25 worldwide citation)

A mobile communications device user interface is described. In an implementation, a method is implemented by a mobile communications device that includes outputting a user interface having a portion that is configured to accept content. When an option is selected in relation to the portion to initia ...


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Jonathan D Friedman, Paula Guntaur, Michael K Henderlight, Rosanna H Ho, Michael J Kruzeniski, Michael A Smuga, Stephanie E Teng, Chad Aron Voss, Brian M Wilson: Location based display characteristics in a user interface. Microsoft Corporation, Wolfe SBMC, January 21, 2014: US08634876 (12 worldwide citation)

Location-based display characteristics in a user interface are described. In an implementation, a determination is made by mobile communications device that icon is to be displayed at a particular location in the user interface. A display characteristic is applied by the mobile communications device ...


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David Henry Wykes, Sayim Catherine Kim, Audrey Louchart, Michael J Kruzeniski, Kathleen W Holmes, Jonathan D Friedman, Joseph P Marquardt: Alternative inputs of a mobile communications device. Microsoft Corporation, Sung Kim, Andrew Sanders, Micky Minhas, July 15, 2014: US08781533 (10 worldwide citation)

In an implementation, a mobile communications device includes a display device having touchscreen functionality, a keyboard having a plurality of physical keys that include a dedicated key and letter keys arranged according to a QWERTY layout, and one or more modules. The one or more modules are con ...