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Stephen Latta, Kevin Geisner, Brian Mount, Daniel McCulloch, Cameron Brown, Jeffrey Alan Kohler, Wei Zhang, Ryan Hastings, Darren Bennett, Ian McIntyre: Matching physical locations for shared virtual experience. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Micah Goldsmith, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, May 26, 2015: US09041739 (3 worldwide citation)

Embodiments for matching participants in a virtual multiplayer entertainment experience are provided. For example, one embodiment provides a method including receiving from each user of a plurality of users a request to join the virtual multiplayer entertainment experience, receiving from each user ...


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Daniel McCulloch, Kudo Tsunoda, Abby Lin Lee, Ryan Hastings, Jason Scott: Augmented reality help. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Heikki Einola, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, May 12, 2015: US09030495 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and related methods for an augmented reality help system in a head-mounted display device are provided. In one example, the head-mounted display device includes a plurality of sensors and a display system for presenting holographic objects. An augmented reality help program is configured to ...


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Ryan Hastings Cassidy: Orientation inclusive interface navigation. Amazon Technologies, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, December 15, 2015: US09213419 (3 worldwide citation)

An orientation of a computing device can be determined using at least in part one or more orientation sensors on the computing device. In some embodiments, a location of a head (and a face) of a user of the computing device can be determined and utilized at least in part for the determining of the o ...


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Ben Sugden, John Clavin, Ben Vaught, Stephen Latta, Kathryn Stone Perez, Daniel McCulloch, Jason Scott, Wei Zhang, Darren Bennett, Ryan Hastings, Arthur Tomlin, Kevin Geisner: Executable virtual objects associated with real objects. Microsoft Corporation, Jeremy Snodgrass, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 24, 2015: US08963805 (3 worldwide citation)

Embodiments for interacting with an executable virtual object associated with a real object are disclosed. In one example, a method for interacting with an executable virtual object associated with a real object includes receiving sensor input from one or more sensors attached to the portable see-th ...


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Ben Sugden, Darren Bennett, Brian Mount, Sebastian Sylvan, Arthur Tomlin, Ryan Hastings, Daniel McCulloch, Kevin Geisner, Robert Crocco Jr: Virtual light in augmented reality. Microsoft Corporation, Rachael Vaughn, Leonard Smith, Micky Minhas, October 28, 2014: US08872853 (2 worldwide citation)

A head-mounted display system includes a see-through display that is configured to visually augment an appearance of a physical environment to a user viewing the physical environment through the see-through display. Graphical content presented via the see-through display is created by modeling the a ...


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Daniel McCulloch, Stephen Latta, Darren Bennett, Ryan Hastings, Jason Scott, Relja Markovic, Kevin Geisner, Jonathan Steed: Shared collaboration using display device. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Micah Goldsmith, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, June 23, 2015: US09063566 (2 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments are provided for a shared collaboration system and related methods for enabling an active user to interact with one or more additional users and with collaboration items. In one embodiment a head-mounted display device is operatively connected to a computing device that includes ...


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Thomas George Salter, Ben Sugden, Daniel Deptford, Robert Crocco Jr, Brian Keane, Laura Massey, Alex Kipman, Peter Tobias Kinnebrew, Nicholas Kamuda, Zachary Quarles, Michael Scavezze, Ryan Hastings, Cameron Brown, Tony Ambrus, Jason Scott, John Bevis, Jamie B Kirschenbaum, Nicholas Gervase Fajt, Michael Klucher, Relja Markovic, Stephen Latta, Daniel McCulloch: Indicating out-of-view augmented reality images. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, September 8, 2015: US09129430 (2 worldwide citation)

Embodiments are disclosed that relate to operating a user interface on an augmented reality computing device comprising a see-through display system. For example, one disclosed embodiment includes identifying one or more objects located outside a field of view of a user, and for each object of the o ...


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Ben Sugden, Darren Bennett, Brian Mount, Sebastian Sylvan, Arthur Tomlin, Ryan Hastings, Daniel McCulloch, Kevin Geisner, Robert Crocco: Virtual light in augmented reality. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brianna Hinojosa Flores, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, January 24, 2017: US09551871 (1 worldwide citation)

A head-mounted display system includes a see-through display that is configured to visually augment an appearance of a physical environment to a user viewing the physical environment through the see-through display. Graphical content presented via the see-through display is created by modeling the a ...


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Jonathan Steed, Aaron Krauss, Mike Scavezze, Wei Zhang, Arthur Tomlin, Tony Ambrus, Brian Mount, Stephen Latta, Ryan Hastings: Constructing augmented reality environment with pre-computed lighting. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Dan Choi, Micky Minhas, December 20, 2016: US09524585 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments related to efficiently constructing an augmented reality environment with global illumination effects are disclosed. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a method of displaying an augmented reality image via a display device. The method includes receiving image data, the image ...


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Ryan Hastings Cassidy, Robert King Myers: Spatial approaches to text suggestion. Amazon Technologies, Polsinelli, January 17, 2017: US09547420 (1 worldwide citation)

A user wanting to enter text via a computing device can start entering characters for that text. A text suggestion algorithm can be used to attempt to predict the text the user is typing, and provide options for completing the text entry. Information such as the type of suggestion and common roots f ...