Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
DUGA Brady, RIVLIN John, LE CHEVALIER Vincent, CONBOY Garth: Système et procédé daffichage dimages non rectangulaires dans contenu électronique sur dispositif lecteur, A system for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on a reader device. Skiff, eBOOK TECHNOLOGIES, BUROKER Brian M, October 13, 2011: WO/2011/127382

A system for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on an electronic device in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include identifying, using a template identification computing apparatus, an image shape template associated with a non-rectangular image that is pa ...

Benoit Sevigny
Benoit Sevigny: Audio view using 3-dimensional plot. Apple, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, February 1, 2011: US07880748 (16 worldwide citation)

Techniques for editing signal data using a three-dimensional visual representation of the signal data are provided. According to one embodiment of the invention, audio signal data is displayed as a surface occupying three dimensions. User input, which indicates a selected area of the surface, is rec ...

Benoit Sevigny
Benoit Sevigny: Image processing. Autodesk, Staas & Halsey, August 1, 2006: US07084879 (8 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided to flare-suppress a source frame. A distance value is defined that, for any pixel, describes how close its color is to a specified color, and the processing means calculates a transformation that maximizes the distance value of a selected background pixel. A flare value is then ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders: Visual content signal display apparatus and a method of displaying a visual content signal therefor. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, June 29, 2010: US07746356 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a visual content signal display apparatus (100) comprising a receiver (101) which receives a visual content signal. The receiver (101) is coupled to a primary display processor (103) which is coupled to a primary display (105) and presents the visual content signal thereon. ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, Sergio Borger, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer, Yashodhara M Patnaik: Identifying and generating color and texture video cohorts based on video input. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, June 17, 2014: US08754901

A computer system generates video based cohorts. Digital video data is processed to identify a set of color and texture based attributes associated with clothing worn by a set of objects. The digital video data comprises metadata describing the set of objects. The set of color and texture based attr ...


Steven Jobs
Daniel N Crow, Cary Dean, Elizabeth Dykstra Erickson, J Peter Hoddie, Steven P Jobs, Timothy E Wasko: User interface for presenting media information. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 25, 2003: US06538665 (145 worldwide citation)

A user interface and methods for using a user interface for controlling processing of time-based media files. In one exemplary method, a graphical representation of a time line for a time-based media is displayed along with a graphical representation of a current time along the graphical representat ...

Steven Jobs
Jeffrey L Robbin, Steve Jobs, Philip W Schiller: Method and apparatus for use of rotational user inputs. Apple, March 18, 2008: US07345671 (118 worldwide citation)

Improved approaches for users of computing devices to interact with graphical user interfaces are described. According to one aspect, a rotational user action supplied by a user at a user input device is transformed into linear action with respect to a graphical user interface. According to another ...

Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Donald J Lindsay, Tim Wasko: Method and system for providing an embedded application toolbar. Apple Computer, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, February 3, 2004: US06686938 (98 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing menu tools directly from an operating system includes a computer system having a user interface including a display, a cursor, and a cursor control device, and an operating system. Menu tools are provided to one or more application windows. A menu item associated wi ...

Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Scott Forstall, Greg Christie, Bas Ording, Imran Chaudhri, Stephen O Lemay, Marcel Van Os, Freddy Allen Anzures, Mike Matas: Text entry interface for a portable communication device. Apple, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 11, 2009: US07574672 (48 worldwide citation)

A method includes displaying a first tray and a second tray in a display of the portable communications device. The first tray is configured to display one of more characters that were selected by a user using a click wheel. The second tray includes a first plurality of icons that correspond to a se ...