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Jeffrey W Pettiross, Shawna Julie Davis, Leroy B Keely, Adrian Garside, Tobiasz A Zielinski: Ink correction pad. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, January 24, 2006: US06989822 (31 worldwide citation)

User interfaces for editing text in pen-based computing systems include: (a) a display portion that displays text; and (b) a correction interface that displays an editable text portion corresponding to at least a portion of the text. The correction interface accepts input via a stylus to enable chan ...


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Ernest L Pennington II, Adrian James Garside, Jeffrey West Pettiross, Shawna Julie Davis, Tobiasz Alexander Zielinski: Text input window with auto-growth. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, September 12, 2006: US07106312 (9 worldwide citation)

A user input panel dynamically expands to accommodate user input, such as handwritten or keyboard input. Expansion may occur in one or two out of four possible directions, depending upon the language to be written or typed. For example, when writing English words, the input panel may expand to the r ...


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Shawna Julie Davis, Peter G Chin, Tirthankar Sengupta, Priyanka Singhal, Benjamin F Carter, Peter Gregory Davis: Easy word selection and selection ahead of finger. Microsoft Corporation, Andrew Sanders, Micky Minhas, April 22, 2014: US08704783 (7 worldwide citation)

The described embodiments allow for the selection of content in a touch screen display. The method includes detecting a single tap on a word of text in a text editing field in a touch screen, and responsive to the single tap selecting the word of text in whole. In another embodiment additional conte ...


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Benjamin F Carter, Priyanka Singhal, Shawna Julie Davis, Tirthankar Sengupta, Jeffrey Cheng Yao Fong, Ryan Terry Bickel, Peter Gregory Davis: Pointer tool with touch-enabled precise placement. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, March 22, 2016: US09292161 (3 worldwide citation)

A pointer tool in a touch-screen display is disclosed. The method includes activating a pointer tool in a touch screen display in response to contact with an area of the touch screen and persisting the displaying of the pointer tool in the touch screen display after the contact with the touch screen ...


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Eric Norman Badger, Drew Elliott Linerud, Itai Almog, Timothy S Paek, Parthasarathy Sundararajan, Kenneth R Walters, Andrew Douglas Peterson, Shawna Julie Davis, Tirthankar Sengupta: Typing assistance for editing. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Aaron Chatterjee, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, October 20, 2015: US09165257 (3 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for providing feedback and guidance to touch screen device users to improve the text entry user experience and performance. According to one embodiment, a method comprises receiving a text entry, receiving input on a touch screen in the form of a first single touc ...


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Gregory Alan Howard, Joseph Spencer King, Yili Aiwazian, Ian Hunter Todd, Naud Frijlink, Shawna Julie Davis, Christer Garbis: Integrated contact card communication. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, August 2, 2016: US09407753 (3 worldwide citation)

Embodiments provide integrated reply functionality within the context of a contact card or panel. Contact information is provided for display in the contact card (e.g., a portion of a user interface of a computing device). The contact information is associated with a contact. The contact information ...


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Eric Norman Badger, Drew Elliott Linerud, Itai Almog, Timothy S Paek, Parthasarathy Sundararajan, Kenneth R Walters, Andrew Douglas Peterson, Shawna Julie Davis, Tirthankar Sengupta: Typing assistance for editing. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Klarquist Sparkman, November 13, 2018: US10126936

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for providing feedback and guidance to touch screen device users to improve the text entry user experience and performance. According to one embodiment, a method comprises receiving a text entry, receiving input on a touch screen in the form of a first single touc ...


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Shawna Julie Davis, Kuang Ting Chuang, Shih Pin Lin, Chia Hung Kao, Chia Yuan Chang, Chih Wei Yang: Panel displaying method, portable electronic device and recording medium using the method. HTC Corporation, JCIPRNET, January 29, 2019: US10191614

A panel displaying method for an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display module and has a plurality of first icons corresponding to a plurality of objects. The panel displaying method includes: determining an environment of the electronic device; automatically choosin ...


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Jeffrey W Pettiross, Shawna Julie Davis, Leroy B Keely, Adrian Garside, Tobiasz A Zielinski: Ink correction pad. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, Attorneys For Microsoft, May 12, 2005: US20050099406-A1

User interfaces for editing text in pen-based computing systems include: (a) a display portion that displays text; and (b) a correction interface that displays an editable text portion corresponding to at least a portion of the text. The correction interface accepts input via a stylus to enable chan ...


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Ernest L Pennington, Adrian James Garside, Jeffrey West Pettiross, Shawna Julie Davis, Tobiasz Alexander Zielinski: Text input window with auto-growth. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, Attorneys For Microsoft, May 12, 2005: US20050099407-A1

A user input panel dynamically expands to accommodate user input, such as handwritten or keyboard input. Expansion may occur in one or two out of four possible directions, depending upon the language to be written or typed. For example, when writing English words, the input panel may expand to the r ...