William Hill, Michael Duggan, Leroy B Keely Jr, Gregory C Hitchcock, J Turner Whitted: Method and apparatus for displaying images such as text. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, February 13, 2001: US06188385 (129 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for utilizing pixel sub-components which form a pixel element of an LCD display, e.g., as separate luminous intensity elements, are described. Each pixel of a color LCD display is comprised of three non-overlapping red, green and blue rectangular pixel sub-elements or sub-compo ...

Francis H Yu, Neil J Cormia: Method and apparatus for displaying images on mobile devices. Openwave Systems, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, January 27, 2004: US06684087 (124 worldwide citation)

According to the principles disclosed herein, an image requested by a mobile device is first processed in a server device. In accordance with a set of parameters about the screen of the mobile device, the requested image is transformed to a reduced version that fits well into the screen. In addition ...

Paula X Mossaides: Method and apparatus for displaying images. Tektronix, Francis I Gray, John H Bouchard, Allston L Jones, April 2, 1985: US04509043 (121 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is disclosed for independently displaying one of a plurality of images on a display and for superimposing the plurality of images onto one another to produce a composite image. One or more bit planes are selected to constitute a group (defined to be a "surface"), and one or mo ...

Jerome F Knoplioch, Fabienne A Betting, Gilles R R Moris: Method and apparatus for displaying images of tubular structures. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Quarles & Brady, November 4, 2003: US06643533 (55 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for displaying a structure of a vessel are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method includes identifying a centerline of the vessel within a portion of the vessel that includes the structure, identifying a contour of the vessel within a cross-sectional plane that is normal ...

Michael J Johnson: Method and apparatus for displaying images on a display. Honeywell International, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, May 11, 2010: US07714880 (51 worldwide citation)

Combining one or more spatio-temporal sensors with a personal digital assistant or similar small electronic device and with sliding window (roaming and stabilization) software and memory management and user interface functions, to enable a user to see documents and objects that appear to be fixed in ...

Peter J Lange, Robert E Chalstrom, Melvin Brent Wilkins: Constant size image display independent of screen resolution. Hewlett Packard Development Company, January 3, 2006: US06982729 (27 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for displaying images on web pages at a constant size, independent of screen resolution and independent of physical screen size is disclosed. By determining the current screen resolution and size and then scaling the image, the image can be displayed at the correct size.

Mitsuru Maeda: Method and apparatus for decoding moving images encoded by inter-frame prediction and displaying it. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 4, 1994: US05353062 (22 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for displaying images is presented in which intra-frame encoding is performed on image data at N frame intervals, where the thinned-out frames are encoded by prediction from the preceding frame codes. The frame being decoded is identified when an instruction for temporarily st ...

Niles S Burbank: Method and apparatus for displaying images. ATI International, Vedder Price Kaufman & Kammholz, November 5, 2002: US06476822 (22 worldwide citation)

In accordance with a specific embodiment of the present invention, an application for providing static images requests an overlay window. Examples of such static images include JPEG, GIF, TIFF, and bitmapped images. The overlay request is granted by system drivers. Once the overlay window has been p ...

Alan W Rego: Method and apparatus for displaying images. Trex Medical Corporation, Ware Fressola Van Der Sluys & Adolphson, December 5, 2000: US06157373 (15 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for displaying a digital image of at least a portion of an object displayed in a film transparency having object identifying indicia thereon is provided. The apparatus uses a position sensitive panel having a surface for supporting the film transparency and further having an o ...

Gregory Alan Flurry: Method and apparatus for processing multiple images concurrently. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Paul S Drake, November 4, 1997: US05684968 (14 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for displaying images including first receiving multiple frames of image data to be displayed in multiple windows, then storing in memory multiple frame pointers to the multiple frames of image data, each frame pointer indicating at least one of the received frames of image da ...