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METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DYNAMIC APPLICATION MANAGEMENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system for transmission, reception and accumulation of the knowledge packets to plurality of channel nodes in the network operating distributedly in a peer to peer environment via installable one or more role active Human Operating System (HOS) applications in a digital devise of each of channel node, a network controller registering and providing desired HOS applications and multiple developers developing advance communication and knowledge management applications and each of subscribers exploiting the said network resources by leveraging and augmenting taxonomically and ontologically classified knowledge classes expressed via plurality search macros and UKID structures facilitating said expert human agents for knowledge invocation and support services and service providers providing information services in the preidentified taxonomical classes, wherein each of channel nodes communicating with the unknown via domain specific supernodes each facilitating social networking and relationships development leading to human grid which is searchable via Universal Desktop Search by black box search module.



SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RECONNECTING CALLS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

There is provided a method performed by a server, comprising: detecting a dropping of a bidirectional voice communication on a communication segment between a first client terminal and the server, the communication segment part of the bidirectional voice communication established between the first client terminal and a second client terminal using respective communication segments with the server, the dropping triggered by insufficient resources for maintaining the bidirectional voice communication in a desired quality for the first client terminal, receiving at least one message from the first client terminal, the at least one message including instructions for restoring the bidirectional voice communication, the at least one message received over available resources sufficient for transmission of the at least one message over the affected communication segment; and restoring the bidirectional voice communication according to the received instructions when sufficient resources are available for maintaining the bidirectional voice communication at the desired quality.



Methods and Systems for Viewing User Feedback

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

In a client device having one or more processors and memory storing instructions for execution by the one or more processors, graphic icons of one or more users who have provided user feedback for a first content item are displayed. Each of the graphic icons is displayed in a respective region of a display area. The client device transitions from displaying one or more of the graphic icons to displaying, in the respective regions of the display area corresponding to the one or more of the graphic icons, user feedback for the first content item provided by respective users.



METHODS AND COMPUTER-READABLE MEDIUMS STORING COMPUTER PROGRAMS FOR NOTIFYING DATA RECEPTION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method of outputting notification of data reception in a device configured to transmit and receive data to and from an external device and a computer program recorded on a non-transitory computer-readable recording medium, which when executed by a processor, is configured to cause the device to perform the method are provided. The method includes receiving, by a processor of the device, data from the external device, determining, by the processor of the device, an importance of notification by recognizing at least one of a state of the device and surrounding circumstances of the device, and outputting. by the processor of the device, the notification of the data reception when the determined importance of the notification exceeds a first threshold value.



SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREATING SHARED VIRTUAL SPACES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems and methods are provided for creating shared virtual spaces (“rooms”). A room may be created when a user first shares images with another user. A user may send a request to a content management system to share one or more images with various contacts. In response, a room is created by the content management system in which a copy of each image is stored. Images added to a room are copied to a separate “rooms” database, and “locked,” being saved in the room for a period of time, which may be indefinitely. Changes made by the user to a room via a user device may be displayed as soon as indicated, without waiting for the information to be sent to a system server or its state to be made consistent with that of the user device. Room activity notifications may be sent to members in various ways.



APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANAGING EVENTS IN A COMPUTER SUPPORTED COLLABORATIVE WORK ENVIRONMENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, participating in a communication session over a network with a second communication device that is remote from the communication device where the communication session includes a computer supported collaborative work environment utilizing a non-baton passing protocol, presenting content at a display device where the content is presented by the second communication device at a second display device, receiving first user input at the user interface where second user input is received by the second communication device where a conflict resolution is applied to events associated with the first and second user input, and presenting adjusted content at the display device. Other embodiments are disclosed.



ENHANCED BUDDY LIST INTERFACE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A graphical user interface between a user of a computer service and the computer service includes a list of other users of the computer service selected by the user as significant to the user and an icon associated with one of the other listed users indicating that a communication has occurred between the user and the other user.



SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING AN EMAIL CLIENT INTERFACE WITH AN INTEGRATED TABULAR DATA MANAGEMENT INTERFACE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems and methods for providing an email client interface that includes an integrated supplemental interface are provided. The supplemental interface provides access to data stored within a tabular data management system. The supplemental interface may present a form that is automatically generated based on a column layout in a sheet stored in the tabular data management system. The supplemental interface may automatically select a sheet to be opened based on information in an email message, and may automatically add information from the email message to the sheet. The tabular data management system may allow image data to be stored and displayed within cells of tabular data.



Intelligent Playbook Application

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An intelligent digital coaching playbook and related methods and systems are provided that automatically convey a freehand drawing to a structured, relational, and classified database to improve related coaching processes, make plays searchable, and enable analytics. A method for receiving input into a technology driven athletic intelligence system includes receiving, at a computing device, user drawn input describing a player assignment, while receiving the user drawn input, monitoring using the computing device, slope changes of the user drawn input and time interval changes of the user drawn input, using the slope changes of the user drawn input and the time interval changes of the user drawn input by the computing device to identify a pivot point associated with the player assignment, and re-drawing using the computing device, the user drawn input using the pivot point, slopes of the user drawn input and distances associated with the user drawn input.



ALERT MANAGEMENT WITHIN A NETWORK BASED VIRTUAL COLLABORATIVE SPACE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A network-based collaborative problem solving space is provided for managing alerts. The virtual collaboration space provide a virtual space for viewing streaming time series data, generating alerts for time series data, and viewing triggered alerts based on a threshold associated with the generated alert. Alert generation and triggering is automatically tracked within an event log, with particular event log entries associated with the alert generation and the triggering of an alert. When an alert is triggered, a link to the event log entry associated with generating the alert is provided. By reviewing the alert generation and surrounding event log entries, users of the virtual collaboration space may gain context as to the motivations for generating the original alert and thereby better understand whether the triggering of the alert is a serious issue.



ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR PROVIDING SHORT-CUT USER INTERFACE AND METHOD THEREFOR

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display configured to display an unlock user interface (UI), a touch circuit, a memory configured to store an unlock solution, and a processor electrically connected to the touch circuit, the display, and the memory. The processor controls the display to display, in response to a touch input received from the touch circuit for inputting an unlock solution on the unlock UI, a short-cut UI on the unlock UI according to a position where the input unlock solution is ended.



CREATION OF STRUCTURAL DIAGRAM OF WEB SITE BASED ON BOTH PHYSICAL LINKS AND SEMANTIC LINKS OF WEB PAGES OF WEB SITE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A structural diagram for a web site based on both the physical links and the semantic links of the web pages of the web site is created by determining the physical links among the web pages of the web site and the semantic links among the web pages. The physical links and the semantic links among web the pages are combined to yield the structural diagram of the web site. The physical links can be defined by the hyperlinks among the web pages. The semantic links can be defined by a directory structure of the directories within which the web pages are stored.



MULTI-CONTEXT SENSOR DATA COLLECTION, INTEGRATION, AND PRESENTATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A data integration system accesses a time series database and an asset relational database. The asset relational database is comprised of a plurality of asset nodes related in a hierarchical structure. Each asset node may represent a physical asset in an industrial setting. The data integration system displays a graphical representation of the hierarchical structure of the asset relational database, receives user input selecting an asset node from the hierarchical structure, and displays a hierarchical search template based on the selected asset node. The data integration system searches the asset relational database for matching asset nodes and retrieves corresponding time series data from the time series database. The data integration system generates a report from the retrieved data.



SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATICALLY GENERATING WRAPPER FOR ENTIRE WEBSITES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system for automatically generating a wrapper for an entire website, the wrapper characterising the structure of the website, the system having a plurality of functional elements, including at least one annotation module to classify components of a page and generate an annotated, a page classification module to identify functional and informational components of an annotated page, and an action module to identify an action to be taken to further navigate the website, wherein at least one of the annotation module, page classification module and action module is operable in response to a plurality of domain-specific rules, where a domain is understood as a conceptual domain such as real estate, used cars, or electronics.



DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANAGING A PLURALITY OF DOCUMENTS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A document management method by using a computer includes: specifying, among a plurality of documents that belong to a most upstream development process, a document with which association indicating that the document has influence on a document that belongs to a downstream development process is not performed; specifying, among a plurality of documents that belong to a most downstream development process, a document with which association indicating that the document receives influence from a document that belongs to an upstream development process is not performed; and specifying, among a plurality of documents that belong to an intermediate development process, a document with which the association indicating that the document has influence on a document that belongs to the downstream development process or the association indicating that the document receives influence from a document that belongs to the upstream development process is not performed.



CONVERSION DEVICE AND CONVERSION METHOD

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A conversion device includes an input unit configured to input position information of a user's line of sight on a screen; an acquiring unit configured to acquire, a character string included in a predetermined range from a position indicated by the position information, among character strings displayed on the screen; and a display control unit configured to display a list of character strings corresponding to readings including an input character as conversion candidates of the input character, among stored character strings, the list being displayed in response to the input character being input by the user. The display control unit increases a priority in a display order in the list for a character string that matches any of the acquired character strings, such that the priority is higher than that of a case where the character string does not match any of the character strings acquired by the acquiring unit.



SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INPUTTING TEXT INTO ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems for inputting text into an electronic device are provided. The systems are configured to receive a sequence of characters input into the device. The systems comprise a means configured to generate from the sequence of characters a sequence of word-segments. The systems also comprise a text prediction engine comprising a language model having stored sequences of word-segments. The text prediction engine is configured to receive the sequence of word-segments. In a first embodiment, the text prediction engine is configured to determine whether each word-segment of the sequence of word-segments corresponds to a stored word-segment of the language model and output the sequence of word-segments as a candidate prediction when each of the word-segments of the sequence of word-segments corresponds to a stored word-segment of the language model, regardless of whether the sequence of word-segments corresponds to a stored sequence of word-segments. Various other systems and corresponding methods are provided. A system is provided comprising a word-segment language model comprising stored sequences of word segments and a candidate filter. The candidate filter is used to filter word predictions generated by the word-segment language model.



ELECTRONIC DEVICE, METHOD AND STORAGE MEDIUM

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An electronic device includes a microphone generating audio data, a screen detecting a stroke input made on a surface thereof and displaying the stroke, a memory that stores different handwritings, and a processor. The processor is configured to search the memory for first and second handwriting candidates in response to a handwritten stroke made on the screen, determine whether a first or second character string of the first or second handwriting candidate matches a third character string of a word in the audio data, and display the first handwriting candidate at a first position and the second handwriting candidate at a second position on the screen. The second position is arranged closer to an input position of the handwritten stroke on the surface than the first position, if the first character string does not match the third character string and the second character string matches the third character string.



METHOD OF WORD IDENTIFICATION THAT USES AN ARRAY VARIABLE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems, devices and methods are disclosed that improve error correction in time-dependent character input systems. Error correction algorithms correct inaccurately entered words by identifying alternative button press type combinations that conform to the number of button presses in a button press type sequence. The number of possible alternative combinations compounds as the number of button presses in a sequence increases. The disclosed improvement reduces the number of possible alternative button press type sequences by acquiring a row ID value with each received button press. The algorithm divides the button press type sequence into segments at each position of the button press type sequence where a row ID value changes. The algorithm identifies alternative button press type sequences separately for each segment, converts possible alternative button press type segments to character sequence segments, and considers the possible combinations of reconnected character sequence segments as possible word alternatives.



SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR WORD IDENTIFICATION THAT USE BUTTON PRESS TYPE ERROR ANALYSIS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems, devices and methods are disclosed for error correction in text input systems that use time-dependent button presses. A frequent error type in time-based text input is errors due to inaccurately timed button presses. The result of mistimed button presses is errant button press types within a button press type sequence. An error correction algorithm identifies possible alternative button press type sequences based on the number of button presses in the sequence. The algorithm converts the alternative button press type sequences to alternative character sequences using the received button press value sequence. The algorithm compares the alternative character sequences and the presumed word with a library of known words to determine the word most likely intended by a user.



METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR REUSING REPORT DESIGN COMPONENTS AND TEMPLATES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The disclosed embodiments enable a report to be generated using a template. The template may include one or more properties for which for which corresponding values are to be inherited by each copy of the template. A value of a property that is inherited may be overridden by modifying the inherited value. A copy of a template may be incorporated into a report design. Conversely, at least a portion of a report design may be saved as a template.



COMPOSITION AND DECLARATION OF SPRITED IMAGES IN A WEB PAGE STYLE SHEET

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method, computer program product, and system for composition and declaration of tiled images in a style sheet. Embodiments commence upon identifying a collection of one or more computer-readable instances of individual style sheets, and identifying a corresponding collection of computer-readable objects comprising input images, wherein an individual style sheet includes references to the input images. The collection of one or more computer-readable instances of individual style sheets are used to determine a set of referenced images, which set of images are assembled into a tiled image. References to the images found in the set of images are modified or replaced such that the statements in the style sheets reference the tiled image rather than individual input images. One or more modified style sheets are output to be used in lieu of the unmodified style sheets.



Computer Implemented Systems and Methods for Transforming Data

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure includes techniques pertaining to computer implemented systems and methods for transforming data. In one embodiment, data sources are specified by a user and copies of specified data are received in local storage. Data is presented to the user as a spreadsheet of columns and rows and the user manipulates the data in the spreadsheet. The user manipulations are automatically translated into data flow objects and a data flow graph, which is executed to transform the data. The modified data is presented to the user.



Computer Implemented Systems and Methods for Data Usage Monitoring

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure includes techniques pertaining to computer implemented systems and methods for data usage monitoring. In one embodiment, user manipulations of spreadsheets are translated into backend actions and executed against spreadsheet data. The actions of users on different spreadsheets automatically generate data records to track each action. The data records are stored in a data structure and portions of the records may be accessed to generate usage information.



Computer Implemented Systems and Methods for Automatic Generation of Data Transformations

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure includes techniques pertaining to computer implemented systems and methods for automatic generation of data transformations. In one embodiment, a user manipulates a spreadsheet of data in a user interface. On a backend, the user's manipulations trigger actions that cause the data to be modified. Actions may automatically cause data flow objects and data flow graphs to be produced. The transformations defined by the data flow graphs are automatically executed by a software engine and the results are displayed to the user. The user may access and manipulate data from a variety of data sources while the underlying complexities of the transformation process are performed in an automated manner.



GENERATING A DATA TABLE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

In one embodiment, a method includes generating a table by instantiating a plurality of cell instances along an axis. A first subset of the cell instances may be buffered. For each cell instance of the first subset, buffering the cell instance may include assigning the cell instance to a cell position within a displayable region of a graphical user interface (GUI) of the computing device and rendering content for display in the cell instance. The table may also include a resizable handle for a scrollbar oriented along the axis, the initial size of which may be determined based on the total number of cells and dimensions of the cell instances in the first subset and dimensions of unbuffered ones of the cell instances. After a predetermined period of time during which no user scroll input is received, a second subset of the cell instances may be buffered.



TECHNIQUE FOR CLIPPING AND AGGREGATING CONTENT ITEMS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

In order to facilitate access to and exchange of a given content item in a sequential set of content items (such as a slide in a presentation or a frame in a video), a system may create a clipped-content identifier in response to a clip selection of the content item by a user. This clipped-content identifier may include a pointer to a location in the system that stores the content item in the sequential set of content items, and metadata associated with the content item. Subsequently, the system may present a clipped-content summary document to the user, which allows the user to download, edit, share, and aggregate one or more clip selections in sequential sets of content items.



SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONVERGENT DOCUMENT COLLABORATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A computing device includes a processor that carries out actions comprising: storing a causal tree structure corresponding to a document, where the causal tree structure includes a sequence of editing instructions and each editing instruction is assigned an identifier unique to such editing instruction. The method further includes receiving a user editing instruction for the document, where the user editing instruction is assigned an identifier unique to the user editing instruction. The method includes storing the user editing instruction and the identifier assigned to the user editing instruction as an additional node to the causal tree structure. The method further includes broadcasting, to a plurality of client devices, the user editing instruction and the identifier assigned to the user editing instruction.



STORING ADDITIONAL DOCUMENT INFORMATION THROUGH CHANGE TRACKING

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Additional document information may be stored through change tracking. In some examples, an application, such as a document processing application, may allow collaborative creation and/or editing of a document. As individual collaborators enter new content or make changes to existing content, the new content and/or changes go through two phases. As an individual collaborator is editing, the change is temporary. The collaborator may decide not to integrate it to the document. The temporary content may become permanent or integrated through a save action (manual or automatic). In some examples, the temporary content may be shared with other collaborators through a scheme to indicate its status as temporary giving the collaborators a true collaboration experience.



INSERTION OF UNSAVED CONTENT VIA CONTENT CHANNEL

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Insertion of unsaved content through a content channel is provided. A productivity service receives a content change of a document from a productivity application through a content channel within a period of time. The period of time is within a range of a real time. The content change is applied into the document managed by the productivity service. Subsequently, the content change is transmitted to another productivity application through another content channel within another period of time. The content change is transmitted to prompt the other productivity application to present the document with the content change. The other period of time is also within the range of the real time.



TRANSFER OF CONTENT BETWEEN DOCUMENTS OF DIFFERENT STORAGE TYPES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Transfer of content between documents of different storage types is provided. Different versions of an endpoint (e.g., a productivity application) such as a mobile version and a desktop version, for example, may be enabled to process the same document and synchronize changes to the document content, even though the different versions or endpoints may use distinct formats for the same document.



PUBLISHING INTERACTIVE VISUALIZED ANALYTICS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method and system is described for publishing an analytic visualization. A publisher system receives an analytic visualization from a generation interface and generates a container associated with the analytic visualization. The container can be embedded into a portal, such as a website, document, or presentation. The container can transmit a data request to an update server and receive from the update server a visualization update that includes a processed data set. The container can then incorporate the visualization update to generate and display an updated analytic visualization that incorporates the visualization update. Because the container can receive updates from an update server, the analytic visualization can be made interactive and kept up-to-date. The container can also send an identifier associated with a data permission setting along with the data request, and in this manner can limit certain individuals or machines from accessing certain data through the analytic visualization.



VISUALIZATION INTERFACE FOR INFORMATION OBJECT SYSTEM

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Disclosed are various embodiments for presenting an interface for visualizing information objects. A user interface is generated on a client computing device. Then a collaboration server may be queried for an information object to be rendered within the user interface on behalf of a user in response to a request to render the information object. Subsequently, form data may be retrieved from the information object received from the collaboration server. Then the information object may be rendered within the user interface based at least in part on the form data of the information object.



CARD BASED PACKAGE FOR DISTRIBUTING ELECTRONIC MEDIA AND SERVICES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A variety of data structures, components, runtime viewers and methods are described for defining, delivering and rendering wrapped packages of cards in a manner that is particularly well suited, but not limited to, display on mobile devices. Each card may selectively include media content, and a palette of application functionality and/or supporting e-commerce related services. The cards of the wrap packages are ideally threaded together into one or more linear sequences, and authored to convey a book-like narrative that unfolds as the cards are sequentially browsed. In addition, the wrap packages are portable objects that are readily distributed, similar to other electronic messages, through e-mail, messaging, social-media, or via a variety of other electronic communication platforms. As a result, wrap packages are consumable, sharable and savable objects.



VERIFYING CONTENT OF RESOURCES IN MARKUP LANGUAGE DOCUMENTS BY INCLUSION OF A HASH ATTRIBUTE-VALUE PAIR IN REFERENCES TO THE CONTENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method and system for verifying resource content. A first characteristic of the content of a resource stored at a second computer is computed. The second computer is coupled to the first computer via a communication infrastructure. A markup element including the computed first characteristic is created in a markup language document. The resource is retrieved from the second computer according to a resource indicator that references the resource. A second characteristic of the content of the retrieved resource is generated by computing a hash of the content of the retrieved resource according to a particular hash algorithm. The second characteristic is ascertained to be identical to the first characteristic. The resource indicator and the first characteristic are included in the markup element. The created markup element includes a first attribute-value pair and a second attribute-value pair within distinct non-overlapping portions of the markup element.



System and Method for Detection and Deployment of Virtualization Capable Assets in a Managed Datacenter

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A datacenter management server includes a datacenter operations manager and a datacenter infrastructure manager with an infrastructure viewer and an asset deployment tool. The datacenter operations manager compiles datacenter hierarchy information for a datacenter, including identity information for a virtualized environment and identity information for a virtualization capable system. The virtualization capable system is deployed as a stand-alone system of the datacenter. The datacenter infrastructure manager receives the datacenter hierarchy information, directs the infrastructure viewer to display a hierarchical overview of the datacenter, including depictions of the virtualized environment and the virtualization capable system. The hierarchical overview is based on the identity information. The datacenter infrastructure manager also receives a selection of the depictions from a user and directs the asset deployment tool to deploy the virtualization capable system to the virtualized environment.



ENCODING TEXT UNITS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Disclosed are various embodiments of systems that may identify a series of characters within a text block, wherein the series of characters are a subset of the text block. A system may bind the series of characters to generate a text unit and an encoded text block. The encoded text block may include a first signal indicating that an entirety of the series of characters in the text unit is to be selected in response to a subset of the series of characters being selected. The system may select, in response to the first signal and at least a portion of the subset of the series of characters being selected, the entirety of the series of characters in the text unit. The system may generate a modified encoded text block in response to an instruction to treat the series of characters as being unbound. The modified encoded text block may include a second signal indicating that a portion of the series of characters is to be selected in response to the portion of the series of characters being selected.



SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TRANSFORMING IMAGE INFORMATION FOR A TARGET SYSTEM INTERFACE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure is directed to transforming the style and/or layout information, graphical information associated with a display to be rendered by a target system, into layout and/or position output in a native language of the target system, mapping the data information into data binding output in the native language, the data binding output comprising one or more data binding structures to enable the target system to access the data information from a data source, converting the image information into image information output configured for display by the target system, and providing the style and/or layout output, data binding output, and image information output to the target system.



FONT DELIVERY SYSTEM AND FONT DELIVERY METHOD

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Provided is a font delivery system suppressing an illegal of use the font without sacrificing the time required to display the characters. The font delivery system includes a web server delivering an HTML document, a first delivery font file and a second delivery font file; a document browsing device displaying the HTML document; and a communication line. A browsing control unit of the document browsing device is configured to execute a separation process of separating the first delivery font file into obfuscated information and first divided font data based on keyword information and separating the second delivery font file into salt information and second divided font data; and a combination process of combining the first divided font data and the second divided font data.



TECHNIQUES FOR PEER-TO-PEER COMMUNICATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Techniques for peer-binding are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for peer-binding includes: receiving event information associated with an event detected on Web content associated with a trusted script executing on a first client computing device; and in response to a request, retrieving the received event information and sending the retrieved event information to a second client computing device. The second client computing device is peer-bound with the first client computing device via the trusted script associated with the Web content.



FOOTNOTE FORMATTING AND LAYOUT OF MULTI-SECTION DOCUMENTS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A computer implemented system provides intelligent formatting of footnotes in electronic documents. The system includes a display device that displays an electronic document in a graphical user interface, a user interface, and a processor. The processor controls the display device and the user interface to display, in response to user input, a footnote editing interface that allows a user to create new footnotes and edit existing footnotes. The system provides multi-user access to a single document in which individual sections of the document may be in active, inactive, and/or locked states, where users perform activities as permitted by a combination of user authorization rights and these states. The footnotes may reference multiple sections on one or more pages of a document, are formatted so that each footnote resides on only a single page, and may display an obscured or blank area for footnotes originating in other sections.



CAPTURING ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES USING AN EXPANDED INTERFACE AREA

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure includes methods and systems for receiving an electronic signature in an electronic document utilizing an interface area. In particular, in response to a user interaction, one or more embodiments of an electronic signature system can provide a signature overlay for capturing a signature to provide within an electronic document. For instance, an electronic signature system can detect user input of an original signature on the signature overlay and modify the original signature entered on the signature overlay so that the modified signature fits within a bounded area of an electronic document.



ENABLING ACCESS TO RICH DATA

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems and methods for enabling access to data, including data represented using a variety of “richer” data formats, are disclosed. Such systems and methods may be useful, among a variety of cases, with applications or entities that may not typically be able to access such richer data. In at least some implementations, data copied to a clipboard and formatted using a variety of formats may be provided or accessed by a destination application as part of a paste operation even when the destination application may not natively provide the ability to access all of the data formats that might exist on a clipboard. In at least some implementations, such access may be provided without modifying or augmenting the data placed on the clipboard.



Methods for User Interface Generation and Application Modification

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method of generating a user interface for presentation to a user. The method comprises executing a first application computer program to provide a user interface, executing agent computer program code to interrogate and modify said user interface during execution of said first application computer program, and presenting said modified user interface. The first application computer program may be run on a server, while the modified user interface may be presented to a user at a client connected to said server.



ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING AUDIO DATA

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An electronic device includes a microphone recording audio data comprising first and second sections, a screen capable of detecting input of strokes on a surface thereof, a receiver configured to receive stroke data representing strokes input on other electronic devices during a period of the recording, and a hardware processor. The hardware process is configured to determine a first number of users who performed or devices that processed handwriting inputs in the first section, determine a second number of users who performed or devices that processed handwriting inputs in the second section, conditionally display on the screen a first object representing the first section in a first display style, and conditionally display on the screen a second object representing the second section in a second display style, the first and second numbers being different and the first and second display styles being visually distinguishable from each other.



METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING SOUND SIGNAL OUTPUT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method and an apparatus control sound signal output. The method of controlling a sound signal output in a terminal includes: storing receiver identifications and corresponding sound signal control parameters associated with each other by the terminal; providing a receiver selection interface capable of selecting one from a list of the receiver identifications and the receiver identifications included in the list by the terminal; receiving one receiver identification through the receiver selection interface; converting a digital sound signal into an analog sound signal by applying a sound signal control parameter corresponding to the received receiver identification; and outputting the analog sound signal.



ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND METHOD

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a hardware processor configured to display a first icon indicative of a first group and a second icon indicative of a second group, display handwriting made on a first electronic apparatus and a second electronic apparatus of the first group if the first icon is selected, display handwriting made on a third electronic apparatus and a fourth electronic apparatus of the second group if the second icon is selected, receive a selection of a first file, transmit the first file to the first and second electronic apparatus if the first group is selected through the first icon, and transmit the first file to the third and fourth electronic apparatus if the second group is selected through the second icon.



METHOD AND SYSTEM OF AUTOMATED GENERATION OF USER FORM INTERFACE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system and method is disclosed for carrying out an automatic generating of user interfaces in the form of dynamically changing screen forms. The method includes accessing object metadata relating to a user interface, loading a logical description for the user interface based on the metadata, retrieving functional options related to the metadata and determining requirements for at least one additional change to the user interface based on the functional options and retrieving access rights available for a user of the user form interface. The method further includes using a forms engine to organize form elements based on predefined criteria and automatically generating visual description data based on the logical description, the functional options, the access rights available to the user and user settings. Furthermore, the visual description data is provided to a client device that customizes the user form interface based on display setting of the client device.



USER TERMINAL DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A portable device having a display, the display including a main surface area, a first curved surface area extending from a first side of the main surface area, and a second curved surface area extending from a second side of the main surface area that is opposite the first side, a sensor configured to detect a state of the portable device, and a controller configured to control the display to display a user interface (UI) on one of the first curved surface and the second curved surface based on the state detected by the sensor.



CREATION METHOD FOR CHARACTERS/WORDS AND THE INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION SERVICE METHOD THEREBY

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

This invention rotates to a method for entering characters into a small keypad with a limited number of keys or information appliances with a liquid crystal panel such as PDA. The object of the present invention is to provide a character entry method to ensure the efficiency of letter entry, the expandability and adaptability of information services, and the information and communication service method thereby, which substantially obviates problems due to limitations and disadvantages of the multi-tap and single-tap method. The distinctive features of the present invention are representative character keys, a virtual keypad, and virtual key entry method on the virtual keypad mode, in entering multiple characters by means of a keypad with about 12 keys. Moreover, the present invention provides a character entry method ensuring the input efficiency of various characters. The present invention can be utilized as an interface in the mobile info-communication services.



METHOD OF WORD IDENTIFICATION THAT USES INTERSPERSED TIME-INDEPENDENT SELECTION KEYS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems, devices and methods are disclosed that improve error correction in time-dependent character input systems. Error correction algorithms correct inaccurately entered words by identifying alternative button press type combinations that conform to the number of button presses in a button press type sequence. The number of possible alternative combinations compounds as the number of button presses in a sequence increases. The disclosed improvement reduces the number of possible alternative button press type sequences by including interspersed time-independent selection buttons among the time-dependent ones. The algorithm divides the button press type sequence into segments at each time-independent button press type of the sequence. The algorithm identifies alternative button press type sequences separately for each segment, converts possible alternative button press type segments to character sequence segments, and considers the possible combinations of reconnected character sequence segments and time-independent character assignments as possible word alternatives.



DETECTING INPUT BASED ON MULTIPLE GESTURES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Detecting user input based on multiple gestures is provided. One or more interactions are received from a user via a user interface. An inferred interaction is determined based, at least in part, on a geometric operation, wherein the geometric operation is based on the one or more interactions. The inferred interaction is presented via the user interface. Whether a confirmation has been received for the inferred interaction is determined.



IDENTIFICATION OF CANDIDATE CHARACTERS FOR TEXT INPUT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Methods, systems, devices, and apparatus, including computer program products, for identifying candidates for text entry. One or more inputs entering one or more characters are received. One or more first candidate characters are identified and presented for the inputs using a first dictionary. One or more second candidate characters related to a respective first candidate character are identified and presented.



Terminal Operation Apparatus and Terminal Operation Method

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present invention provides a terminal operation device and a terminal operation method, wherein the terminal operation device includes: a display unit used for displaying a list with a plurality of information items; a judging unit used for judging whether displaying an information item between two specified information items according to a received operation instruction of the two specified information items in the list; and a processing unit used for processing the information item between the two specified information items according to a judgment result of the judging unit. By means of the technical solutions provided by the present invention, a user can conveniently manage the list on a terminal display interface by simple operations, thereby improving the operation efficiency and being conducive to improving the operation experience of the user.



SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DYNAMICALLY CONTROLLING CONTENT DISPLAYED ON A CONDITION MONITORING SYSTEM

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system for dynamically controlling content displayed on a condition monitoring system may include a processor that may receive one or more datasets associated with one or more components in an industrial environment. The system may also include a graphical user interface (GUI) that may display visualizations representing the components in a first portion of the GUI. The GUI may then receive a first selection of the visualizations and display data processing outputs associated with the first selection in a second portion of the GUI. There, the data processing outputs may be determined based on a first dataset that corresponds to a first component associated with the first selection. The GUI may then receive a second selection of the visualizations and may dynamically update the data processing outputs based on a second dataset that corresponds to a second component.



SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AN EXTENSIBLE WORKFLOW MANAGEMENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A workflow management system provides a GUI Configurability tool that allows an end user to configure the system's workflow screens, workflow logic and data fields without the need to rewrite any programs. The system allows each workflow screen to represent and assist each individual task within a business process that may be defined and illustrated by a flowchart. The workflow screens work in conjunction with workflow logic to create an accurate one-to-one mapping of the individual tasks and decision logic within a business process flowchart. The system provides published interfaces that allow the use of third party hardware and software within workflows. The system also provides published interfaces to integrate extensible code that perform custom functions within the system.



INTUITIVE INTERFACES FOR REAL-TIME COLLABORATIVE INTELLIGENCE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems and methods for user interfaces for use on a computing device of a real-time collaborative computing system. A collaborative application runs on the computing device and displays information and data regarding the collaboration system and also receives user input via the user interface. The display interface arrangement may vary based on a type of collaborative session. Graphical user interfaces include a user interface based on a magnetic force model.



CHANGING A CONTROLLING DEVICE INTERFACE BASED ON DEVICE ORIENTATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

According to one embodiment, a method for changing a graphical user interface is provided. The method may include identifying one or more devices. The method may include determining product information associated with the one or more devices, whereby the product information includes at least one of a type, a model number, and a brand. The method may include determining one or more applications associated with the one or more devices based on the product information, whereby the one or more applications allow for operation of the one or more devices. The method may include retrieving the one or more applications. The method may include determining that the computer is oriented toward a first device of the one or more devices. The method may include displaying a first graphical user interface corresponding to a first application of the one or more applications that allows for operation of the first device.



ONE-TOUCH REPLAY FOR WHITEBOARD

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems, methods, and apparatuses for displaying items based on time data, such as time of entry, include use of a display device configured to display items, and a processing circuit configured to control operation of the display device and modify characteristics associated with the items. An input, such as a touch, may be used to guide display of the items, including presenting the items in a replay format.



Method and Device for Amplifying Selected Region of Previewing Interface

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method for amplifying a selected region of a preview interface, applied to a touch screen terminal having a photographing function or/and a shooting function, includes: after the photographing function or the shooting function of the terminal is enabled and the preview interface is displayed on a touch screen, detecting a touch operation of a user on the preview interface; and after the touch operation of the user in a designated region on the preview interface is detected, amplifying display content of the designated region according to a preset proportion, and dragging an edge of a display frame, so that the selected designated region can be enlarged or reduced. The embodiments of the present document further disclose an apparatus for amplifying a selected region of a preview interface, which corresponds to the method described above.



METHOD FOR TRACKING DISPLAYS DURING A COLLABORATION SESSION AND INTERACTIVE BOARD EMPLOYING SAME

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method is described for manipulating a view displayed on one or more follower participants' devices to track a view displayed on a lead participant's device. A request to manipulate the view displayed on the one or more follower participant devices is received. The lead participant is identified. The follower participants are identified. A lead view of the lead participant is determined. The lead view is communicated to the follower participants computing devices for display. A computing device and a non-transitory computer readable medium having instructions configured to implement the method are also described.



INFORMATION SEARCH NAVIGATION METHOD AND APPARATUS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure provides an information search navigation method and apparatus. The disclosed methods and apparatus operate using a process comprises the following steps: monitoring a user operation on a search result page; determining search words corresponding to the search result page when the operation satisfies the preset condition; acquiring and displaying the pre-generated guide information corresponding to the search words, wherein the guide information carries a plurality of keyword tags; and displaying the search result page corresponding to the keyword tags operated by the user. The server can display the guide information corresponding to the search words on the search result page, and also present a more accurate search result page to the user based on the user's keyword tags operation. This improves the efficiency of target information lookup.



DOCUMENT AND OBJECT MANIPULATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system for manipulation of an object-based document by a user at a client device has at least one server computer (177) and a client device (101). The server computer comprises: a library of predefined executable functions (206); a database (204) for storage of objects associated with the document; a guard application (202) executable to apply at least one access permission to at least part of the document, the access permission being associated with a creator of the document; and a server application (133B) executable to: receive a message call from the client device; select at least one executable function from the library associated with the message call; and communicate the at least one executable function to the client device. The system further comprises a manipulation application (133A) executable persistently in association with a graphical user interface (GUI) application executable on the client device, by which an initial representation of the object-based document is formed in a graphical user interface (GUI) of the GUI application, the manipulation application comprising: a detection process (212) configured to: detect an operation of the user in association with an object of the initial representation via the GUI; select at least one message from a plurality of predefined messages in response to the detected user operation; and communicate the at least one message as a message call to the server computer; and a manipulation process (214) configured to: execute the at least one executable function to manipulate at least one of content or presentation of the object of the initial representation to form an updated representation associated with a corresponding updated object-based document; and storing the updated document at least at the client device for further access by the user; and subject to a relationship defined by the access permission between the user and the creator, storing the updated document at the at least one server, with the objects of the document being stored in the database, for access by at least one of the user and the creator.



METHODS FOR SELECTING A SECTION OF TEXT ON A TOUCH-SENSITIVE SCREEN, AND DISPLAY AND OPERATOR CONTROL APPARATUS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A predetermined touch action is performed by a user at a location on a touch-sensitive screen. The location is registered and associated with presentation content. If at least the first condition that the associated presentation content includes at least one portion of an uninterrupted character unit is satisfied, then at least one first selection menu is presented. The menu items from the first selection menu provide a selection option between the uninterrupted character unit and at least one second unit of text associated with the uninterrupted character unit as at least one element from the group includes a sentence and paragraph. Selection of a first menu item involves the uninterrupted character unit, and selection of a second menu item involves the second unit of text, being selected as the section of text to be selected.



USER EXPERIENCE FOR MULTIPLE UPLOADS OF DOCUMENTS BASED ON SIMILAR SOURCE MATERIAL

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Identifying changes to copied source to facilitate sharing of the changes, in one aspect, includes comparing elements of a document to other documents in a repository to classify an element of the document as being derived from a source document element of a source document in the repository. A user interface presents indications of all elements of the document classified as being a derived. The user interface also presents an indication of the source document from which the element of the document is derived. A connected graph representing a relationship between the document and the source document is generated and stored. Responsive to determining an update to the source document element, an action is performed to facilitate updating the element of the document based on the update to the source document element.



CHARACTER PROCESSING METHOD AND DEVICE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The preset invention provides a character processing method and device. An instruction for copying a character selected by a user is received; an icon that is used to identify the character selected by the user is displayed on a screen of user equipment according to the instruction; an instruction of the user for moving the icon to an input position is received; and the character selected by the user is pasted to the input position according to the instruction of the user for moving the icon to the input position. In this way, it is implemented that a character selected and copied by a user is visible, resolving a problem that a copied character is invisible on a background clipboard.



Control of Icon Movement on a Graphical User Interface

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method, computer program product, and/or computer system controls icon movement behavior on a graphical user interface. A file hosting icon and a data file icon are displayed on a graphical user interface (GUI). The file hosting icon represents a file hosting service, and the data file icon, which is capable of being moved towards the file hosting icon on the GUI to initiate storage by the file hosting service, represents data. The behavior of movement of the data file icon is adjusted according to a position of the data file icon relative to a position of the file hosting icon on the GUI, and based on predefined features of the data relative to predefined features of the file hosting service.



Synchronizing a Cursor from a Managed System with a Cursor from a Remote System

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method includes receiving reports of the pointing device events occurring on a remote computer at a host computer and performing computations in the host computer based upon the mouse reports. The method includes generating screen images in the host computer based upon the computations, the screen images not containing images of a cursor representing locations pointed to by a pointing device of the host computer. The generated screen images are transmitted to the remote computer. In some embodiments, the reports may be received by a remote console controller. An information handling system includes boot firmware to set a mouse to operate in absolute mode under control of the boot firmware. An information handling system separately transmits to a remote console controller of the information handling system screen images without a cursor and cursor images.



Athletic Intelligence System

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method for technology-driven athletic intelligence includes providing a database stored on a non-transitory computer readable medium wherein the database is structured to store data about a plurality of athletic entities, providing a plurality of applications configured to communicate with the database and collect contextual or situation data, providing an analytics engine in operative communication with the database and each of the plurality of applications, receiving a first data input from a user through one of the plurality of applications wherein the first data input provides contextual or situation data, storing the first data input in the database, applying at least a first tag using the first data input to one of the entities wherein the first tag describes the one of the athletic entities, and analyzing data using the analytics engine to generate insight and delivering the insight to a user through one of the plurality of applications.



METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SETTING POSITION OF MOVING CURSOR IN DISPLAY PAGE WITH LINKS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method for setting a position of a moving cursor in a display page with links is characterized by including: obtaining options with links in a display page prior to output display of the display page with the links is carried out; gathering options of the same type among the obtained options to form a set; and setting a focus position of a first residence of a moving cursor when the moving cursor moves to the set, keeping the focus position still relative to an interface where the focus position is located, and enabling all the options in the set to move to the focus position in sequence according to a movement instruction of a user. The problem that in the conventional ways, a control device on an apparatus cannot achieve quick and accurate locating of the moving cursor is solved.



System and Method for the Auto-Detection and Presentation of Pre-Set Configurations for Multiple Monitor Layout Display

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A system, method and computer program product for configuration of multiple monitor layout displays, including detecting a presence of multiple monitors installed in a computer system; configuring layouts for the multiple monitors, including, configuring at least one of size, shape and location of corresponding displays of the multiple monitors, and configuring at least one of size, shape and location of content for display on the multiple monitors; and displaying the configured layouts on the multiple monitors.



CROSS-INTERFACE DATA TRANSFER METHOD AND TERMINAL

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A cross-interface data transfer method and a terminal. The method comprises: when one or a plurality of data objects on a terminal interface is operated in a predetermined way, displaying on the terminal interface at least one other interface capable of receiving the one or a plurality of data objects; determining one target interface in the other interface, and transferring the one or a plurality of data objects to the target interface. An intuitional and convenient approach for data object transfer can improve the operation efficiency of data transfer.



TECHNIQUES FOR DISPLAYING SHARED DIGITAL ASSETS CONSISTENTLY ACROSS DIFFERENT DISPLAYS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

In one embodiment of the present invention, a collaboration engine is configured to display shared digital assets consistently across displays. The collaboration engine receives container metadata generated based on a first location and first size of a digital asset within a first scaled workspace displayed on a first display. In response, the collaboration engine computes a second location and second size of the digital asset based on the container metadata and the size of a second scaled workspace. Finally, the collaboration engine configures the second device to display the digital asset within the second scaled workspace based on the second location and the second size. Notably, the container metadata correlates to the appearance of the digital asset on the first display, and the appearance of the digital asset on the second display correlates to the container metadata. Consequently, the appearance of the digital asset is consistent across the displays.



USER INTERFACE (UI) PROVIDING APPARATUS AND UI PROVIDING METHOD THEREOF

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A UI providing apparatus is disclosed. The present user interface (UI) providing apparatus comprises: a reception unit for receiving user information using near field communication from a communication device in which the user information is stored; a control unit for configuring a UI so as to respond to information about the type and the degree of a user's disability derived on the basis of the user information; and an output unit for outputting the configured UI.



CHANGING A CONTROLLING DEVICE INTERFACE BASED ON DEVICE ORIENTATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

According to one embodiment, a method for changing a graphical user interface is provided. The method may include identifying one or more devices. The method may include determining product information associated with the one or more devices, whereby the product information includes at least one of a type, a model number, and a brand. The method may include determining one or more applications associated with the one or more devices based on the product information, whereby the one or more applications allow for operation of the one or more devices. The method may include retrieving the one or more applications. The method may include determining that the computer is oriented toward a first device of the one or more devices. The method may include displaying a first graphical user interface corresponding to a first application of the one or more applications that allows for operation of the first device.



METHOD FOR DELETING MESSAGES AND TERMINAL

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present invention proposes a method for deleting messages and a related terminal. The method includes: A: recording a sliding path of a user on a terminal and mapping the sliding path as a message deleting command; B: defining a margin of error based on the sliding path; C: popping up a message prompt box when a new message is detected and must be displayed, whether the screen is locked or the terminal is being used; D: examining the sliding path of users on the screen and deciding whether it is in line with the pre-defined deleting path; and E: deleting the message directly when the sliding path is in line with the pre-defined deleting path. As such, users can immediately delete spam messages when a message is received, even if the screen is locked. The method is easy to use and provide significant convenience to users.



NAVIGATING DIGITAL CONTENT USING VISUAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE DIGITAL CONTENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

One or more embodiments of a digital content system allow a user to conveniently search and/or navigate through a collection of digital content items. In particular, a user can interact with a client device to search for and identify one or more digital content items within a collection of digital content items. For example, the digital content system may provide a photo from a collection of photos via a graphical user interface. The digital content system can receive a user input identifying a selection of one or more visual features within the photo. Based on the selected visual feature(s), the digital content system may identify photos from the collection of photos that include the identified visual feature(s) and provide access to the identified photos via the graphical user interface.



CAREER HISTORY EXERCISE DATA VISUALIZATION

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Techniques and tools are described for facilitating user reflection on past decisions in order to determine trends and to assist in future decision-making. Technologies for administering a career history exercise and for visualizing results of the career history exercise are described. Visualizations include using stage cards representative of stages in a user's career history. User ratings of the stages in his or her career history are displayed on the stage cards using color-shaded ratings units.



User interface devices for electrophysiology lab diagnostic and therapeutic equipment

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

In an electrophysiology (EP) lab, a bedside interface device allows an EP physician to directly control various diagnostic and therapeutic systems, including an electro-anatomic mapping system. The bedside interface device can include a computer with wireless communication capability as well as a touch-responsive display panel and voice recognition. The bedside interface device can also be a hand-graspable wireless remote control device that is configured to detect motions or gestures made with the remote control by the physician, allowing the physician to directly interact with the mapping system. The bedside interface device can also be a motion capture camera configured to determine motion patterns of the physician's arms, legs, trunk, face and the like, which are defined in advance to correspond to commands for the mapping system. The bedside interface device may also include voice recognition capabilities to allow a physician to directly issue verbal commands to the mapping system.



METHOD AND SYSTEM OF MULTI-VARIABLE CHARACTER INPUT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Systems, devices and methods are disclosed for multi-variable character input. A device distinguishes characters by interpreting button presses relative to a short-duration elapsed time period. From the button presses, the device interprets values for one or more of the variables: (1) number of button presses, (2) value of button pressed, (3) row of button pressed, (4) if button is time-dependent or time-independent, (5) if an additional button press occurs within the same elapsed time period, and (6) the duration of the button press. From these values an algorithm synthesizes intermediate variables (1) sequence of row ID values, (2) sequence of button press values, and (3) sequence of button press types. From the intermediate variables the device identifies a presumed word and a plurality of possible alternative word possibilities. The system enables character input using fewer selection buttons than there are displayed characters and with improved speed and accuracy.



ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND NON-TRANSITORY COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A display apparatus includes a display, a function setting circuit, a switching control circuit, and a simple menu creation control circuit. The simple menu creation control circuit creates, when it is determined by the switching control circuit that a number of times of selection is greater than or equal to a set number or an elapsed time is greater than or equal to a set time, a first simple menu for use in display on the display, the first simple menu being obtained by eliminating, from the plurality of operation menu items, an operation menu item corresponding to a function whose number of times of selection by a user is greater than or equal to a set number.



METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR COMMUNICATION BETWEEN WEB BROWSERS, USING A UNIFIED COMMUNICATION ENVIRONMENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method of RTC web type communication on a communication network, including connection of a user terminal to an environment server, providing a unified communication environment, and loading into a web browser of the user terminal a web application incorporated in a web page provided by the environment server. The method includes: dispatching a services activation request message, by the web application of the web browser destined for an application server, so as to determine the communication services which are currently authorized for the user; receiving by the browser a services activation response message, which contains data for access to a set of communication services, and activating by the web application in the user terminal, the services of the set of services; and updating a communication environment graphical interface, displayed in the user terminal by the web application executed by the browser, with the set of communication services.



E-MAIL INTERFACE AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING USER INTERACTIONS WITH EMAIL MESSAGES

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

There is disclosed a method for displaying an e-mail message to an e-mail message recipient using an electronic device, the electronic device having a touch-sensitive screen. The method is executable at the electronic device. The method comprises: displaying on the touch-sensitive screen an indication of the e-mail message; appreciating a category of the e-mail message; based on the category of the e-mail message, appreciating an indication of a past behaviour pattern associated with the e-mail recipient; receiving an indication of a user-interaction with the touch-screen display in association with the e-mail message; displaying to the e-mail message recipient on the touch-sensitive screen an indication of an action to be executed with the e-mail message, the action based on the past behaviour pattern.



IN-VEHICLE APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD OF IN-VEHICLE APPARATUS

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An in-vehicle apparatus and a control method of an in-vehicle apparatus, which is applied to a multimedia terminal having, for example, a function of navigation equipment and a function of video playback so as to improve usability to a user in a case of accepting an operation through a touch panel and a remote commander. A touch panel menu screen suitable for an operation through a touch panel and a remote commander menu screen suitable for an operation through a remote commander are switched to be displayed so as to accept an operation by a user.



Controller And Massage Machine

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A chair type massage machine provided with treatment tools for treating prescribed locations of a human body, and also provided with a touch panel constituting a display device for displaying a treatment menu and other selection items and an operation device for selecting and operating the selection items, and a memory device for storing display information relating to selection items to be displayed on the touch panel; wherein at least a portion of the display information is standard display information relating to a standard mode for displaying a plurality of action selection items on the display means, and simple display information relating to a simple mode with fewer action selection items compared to the standard mode, and the chair type massage machine also has a mode switching processing unit for switching between the standard mode and the simple mode.



DISPLAY APPARATUS AND USER INTERFACE PROVIDING METHOD THEREOF

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A display apparatus is provided. The display apparatus includes a display, and a processor configured to control the display to provide a first graphical region having user interface elements along a radial direction in fixed positions and a second graphical region having second user interface elements along the radial direction in scrollable positions.



SERVICE METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING SERVICE BY ASSOCIATING APPSTORE WITH TIMELINE

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Provided is a service method and system for providing a service by associating an application store (Appstore) with a timeline. A service method configured as a computer may include providing an Appstore service; providing a download page for an application provided by the Appstore; storing and maintaining information about a user registered to the Appstore service and friend information between the user and individuals having set a personal relationship with the user; enabling the user to select an application from among the applications provided by the Appstore and to upload a post through the Appstore service; and producing display content for a set of timelines, including a timeline of the user and timelines of the individuals having a set a personal relationship with the user, based on a user selection of the application and an uploading of a post relating to the selected application.



FILLING STACK OPENING IN DISPLAY

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

The present disclosure is directed to methodologies and devices for quitting an active application and controlling displayed images as a result of quitting the application.



APPARATUSES FOR CONTROLLING ELECTRICAL DEVICES AND SOFTWARE PROGRAMS AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING SAME

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

An apparatus including a movement sensor and processing unit, where sensed movement, especially velocity and/or acceleration and changes thereof, is used to control real and/or virtual objects, where no hard selection protocol is used and output signals and/or commands occur with a change in velocity or acceleration.



Devices and Methods for Establishing a Communicative Coupling in Response to a Gesture

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A method and a device are disclosed, whereby the device can be a first electronic device. The first electronic device is adapted to be coupled to a second electronic device. The method comprises outputting, with the first device, a request to communicatively couple with a second device in response to a gesture performed with the first device. The second electronic device and method of operating it are also disclosed.



DISPLAY OPERATOR CONTROL UNIT AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS ON A DISPLAY UNIT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

A display operator control unit, a propulsion means, and a method for displaying additional instructions relating to display elements displayed on a display unit. The method detects an input in a first input region in front of the display unit and, in response thereto, outputs a first instruction relating to a first display element and a second instruction relating to a second display element. The method also detects an input in a second input region in front of the display unit and, in response thereto, suppresses the second instruction relating to the second display element.



INFUSION MANAGEMENT

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Methods, computer systems and computer readable media for receiving data from infusion pumps in a healthcare setting and displaying the data on a user device are provided. Centralized clinician views are provided to manage individual and multiple patient infusions. Embodiments provide near real-time graphical displays of infusion data to clinicians on separate user devices. In addition, near real-time graphical displays of patient physiologic data is displayed simultaneously to a clinician along with the infusion data.