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Susan L Booker: Method and apparatus for flipping a double-sided graphic image having different sized first and second sides. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 17, 1998: US05838889 (148 worldwide citation)

Electronic paper which has two sides, reverse of one another, which can be flipped over in response to user generated flip commands is described. When a piece of electronic paper is flipped over, a number of transition views of the paper are generated to give the user the impression that the paper i ...


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Joseph C Nolan: Method and apparatus for scaling a selected block of text to a preferred absolute text height and scaling the remainder of the text proportionately. Adobe Systems, Fish & Richardson P C, May 19, 1998: US05754873 (104 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and apparatus for adjusting the text height within a displayed image. A preferred absolute text height is input to the computer system by a user and is stored. When text images are displayed by the computer system, a selected section of text is determined. The store ...


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Eiji Ishida: Information management system facilitating user access to information content through display of scaled information nodes. Fuji Xerox, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, November 4, 1997: US05684969 (98 worldwide citation)

An information grasping system in which information is described as nodes, and the nodes are allocated in the virtual plane, and a user can easily grasp' the relationship between the whole information and the detailed information in a single display area while continuously zooming in and out the nod ...


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Kouichi Kashiwagi, Mitsuru Minakuchi, Toshiyuki Masui: Method for enabling interactive manipulation of data retained in computer system, and a computer system for implementing the method. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, David G Conlin, Richard E Gamache, March 14, 2000: US06037939 (92 worldwide citation)

A method for enabling a user to interactively manipulate data retained in a computer system includes the steps of: comparing a variable value with a predetermined threshold value, the variable value varying in accordance with a predetermined instruction which is input to the computer system; selecti ...


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Jean Pierre Schott: Golden template comparison for rotated and/or scaled images. Cognex Corporation, Russ Weinzimmer, December 15, 1998: US05850466 (84 worldwide citation)

A method for Golden Template Comparison (GTC) is provided that can be used to efficiently perform flaw and defect detection on a two-dimensional test image that is at least rotated and/or scaled and/or sub-pixel translated. Run-time inspection speed and accuracy is substantially improved by retreivi ...


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Leland James Tankersley: Method and apparatus for improving situational awareness using multiple map displays employing peripheral range bands. Trident Systems, Hunton & Williams, May 21, 2002: US06392661 (75 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for arranging and presenting situational awareness information on a computer display screen using maps and/or other situational awareness information so that greater amounts of relevant information can be presented to a user within the confines of the limited area on small c ...


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John S Robotham, Charles Lee Johnson, Howard P Weiss: Visual content browsing using rasterized representations. Searchlite Advances, Jonathan A Small, JAS IP Consulting, July 10, 2007: US07242406 (66 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to display of visual content on a client device using server-side rasterization of visual content. Visual content is rendered on a server system, transformed into bitmaps compatible with the display attributes of a client device, and transmitted for display on the clien ...


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H Shahzad Naqvi, Russell J Huonder: Interpolation method and apparatus for fast image magnification. Hewlett Packard Company, December 8, 1998: US05847714 (65 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for generating pixel values in a magnified destination image of an object are provided. The pixel values in the destination image are generated from a source image of the object. A value of a first pixel in each row of the destination image is determined by transforming the fir ...


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Pavel A Maltsev, Ken Coffman: Method and apparatus for changing or mapping video or digital images from one image density to another. Intermec IP Corporation, Perkins Coie, January 25, 2000: US06018597 (58 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for resizing digital or stored images initially retrieves a one-dimensional sample of the image, such as a line of pixels. A final image size D is determined so that the absolute value of the original sample size M-2.sup.N *D is a minimum, and where N is an integer greater tha ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Amandeep S Jabbi, Robert H Mullis: Capturing and processing of high dynamic range images using camera arrays. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 26, 2015: US09041829 (54 worldwide citation)

A camera array, an imaging device and/or a method for capturing image that employ a plurality of imagers fabricated on a substrate is provided. Each imager includes a plurality of pixels. The plurality of imagers include a first imager having a first imaging characteristics and a second imager havin ...



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