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Louis B Rosenberg, Scott B Brave: Method for providing force feedback to a user of an interface device based on interactions of a controlled cursor with graphical elements in a graphical user interface. Immersion Corporation, James R Riegel, April 17, 2001: US06219032 (237 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force feedback to a user operating a human/computer interface device in conjunction with a graphical user interface (GUI) displayed by a host computer system. A physical object, such as a joystick or a mouse, controls a graphical object, such as a cursor, within ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Scott B Brave: Method and apparatus for providing simulated physical interactions within computer generated environments. Immersion Corporation, James R Riegel, February 22, 2000: US06028593 (233 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force feedback to a user operating a human/computer interface device and interacting with a computer-generated simulation. In one aspect, a computer-implemented method simulates the interaction of simulated objects displayed to a user who controls one of the simu ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Sian W Tan: Method and apparatus for providing force feedback over a computer network. Immersion Corporation, James R Hickman & Martine Riegel, September 21, 1999: US05956484 (223 worldwide citation)

A method for providing force feedback over a network supporting TCP/IP protocols by: (a) sending from a client computer over a network supporting TCP/IP protocols, a connection request to a web server connected to the network that is hosting a desired URL; (b) receiving and processing an HTML file a ...


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Carol M Auer, Daniel L Castagno, Allen W Haley Jr, Harry H Moore IV, Sean E O Leary, Steven J Paley, Thomas E Rutt: Computer interface device. American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories, Robert O Nimtz, Henry T Brendzel, February 16, 1988: US04725694 (216 worldwide citation)

A computer terminal device includes a flat screen display element and a touch-sensitive element. Simulated keyboards can be displayed on the display element and, in response to the touching of the simulated keys, generate appropriate control signals. The same flat screen display can also be used to ...


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Dennis M Kaloi, Richard A Simon: Electronic solid-state record/playback device and system. Beehler & Pavitt, April 23, 1996: US05511000 (206 worldwide citation)

An improved electronic solid-state record/playback device (SSRPD) and electronic system may be used to record and playback information such as audio, video, control, and other data. The SSRPD uses no tape or moving parts in the actual record/playback process but includes an audio and/or video and/or ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Scott B Brave: Providing interactions between simulated objects using force feedback. Immersion Corporation, James R Riegel, Guy V Tucker, April 2, 2002: US06366272 (161 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force feedback to a user operating a human/computer interface device and interacting with a computer-generated simulation. In one aspect, a computer-implemented method simulates the interaction of simulated objects displayed to a user who controls one of the simu ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Scott B Brave: Providing force feedback to a user of an interface device based on interactions of a user-controlled cursor in a graphical user interface. Immersion Corporation, Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner, David B Ritchie, April 3, 2007: US07199790 (154 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force feedback to a user operating a human/computer interface device in conjunction with a graphical user interface (GUI) displayed by a host computer system. A physical object, such as a joystick or a mouse, controls a graphical object, such as a cursor, within ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Bernard G Jackson: Method and apparatus for providing force sensations in virtual environments in accordance with host software. Immersion Corporation, James R Riegel, May 2, 2000: US06057828 (125 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force sensations in virtual environments includes a human/computer interface device and method used in conjunction with a host computer and which can provide feel sensations to a user of the device. A user manipulatable object physically contacted by a user, such ...


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Louis B Rosenberg: Method and apparatus for controlling force feedback for a computer interface device. Immersion Corporation, James R Riegel, October 9, 2001: US06300937 (111 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for controlling and providing force feedback using an interface device manipulated by a user. A microprocessor is provided local to the interface device and reads sensor data from sensors that describes the position and/or other information about an object grasped and moved by ...


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Louis B Rosenberg, Bernard G Jackson: Force feedback device including flexure member between actuator and user object. Immersion Corporation, Philip H Albert, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, August 20, 2002: US06437771 (93 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing force sensations in virtual environments includes a human/computer interface device and method used in conjunction with a host computer and which can provide feel sensations to a user of the device. A user manipulatable object physically contacted by a user, such ...