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Eric Mohr, Paul B Trevithick, Costas Kitsos, David E Hollingsworth, Stephanie L Houde, Jeffrey L Caruso: Apparatus, methods, programming for automatically laying out documents. Bitstream, Edward W Porter, November 30, 2004: US06826727 (330 worldwide citation)

A computerized system lays out document templates represented as a tree of text and shape elements, including variable elements. The user can define a shape element to have a maximize or minimize property in one or more dimensions. The layout makes the minimized dimensions of a shape as small as its ...


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Michael Chen, Stephanie L Houde, Robert H Seidl: Method and apparatus for direct manipulation of 3-D objects on computer displays. Apple Computer, V Randall Gard, John S Ferrell, J Eppa Hite, December 24, 1996: US05588098 (180 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for direct manipulation of 3-D objects on computer display. This method and apparatus provides for a 3-D bounding region wherein the 3-D bounding region has sensitive areas which the user can select with a reference pointer such that when the user manipulates the reference poi ...



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