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System and method that facilitates computer desktop use via scaling of displayed objects




Title: System and method that facilitates computer desktop use via scaling of displayed objects.
Abstract: The techniques described herein provide user interface(s) for managing display objects on a display surface. The techniques define a central focus area where the display objects are displayed and behave as usual, and a periphery outside the focus area where the display objects are reduced in size based on their location, getting smaller as they near an edge of the display surface so that many more objects can remain visible. ...


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USPTO Applicaton #: #20120290973
Inventors: George G. Robertson, Eric J. Horvitz, Daniel C. Robbins, Gregory R. Smith, Mary P. Czerwinski, Patrick Markus Baudisch


The Patent Description & Claims data below is from USPTO Patent Application 20120290973, System and method that facilitates computer desktop use via scaling of displayed objects.




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stats Patent Info
Application #
US 20120290973 A1
Publish Date
11/15/2012
Document #
13553266
File Date
07/19/2012
USPTO Class
715801
Other USPTO Classes
International Class
06F3/048
Drawings
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Data Processing: Presentation Processing Of Document, Operator Interface Processing, And Screen Saver Display Processing   Operator Interface (e.g., Graphical User Interface)   On-screen Workspace Or Object   Window Or Viewpoint   Layout Modification (e.g., Move Or Resize)   Resizing (e.g., Scaling)   Contained Object Scale Change  

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20121115|20120290973|system and method that facilitates computer desktop use via scaling of displayed objects|The techniques described herein provide user interface(s) for managing display objects on a display surface. The techniques define a central focus area where the display objects are displayed and behave as usual, and a periphery outside the focus area where the display objects are reduced in size based on their |Microsoft-Corporation