Patents by Inventor Eric James Markson Smith

Eric James Markson Smith has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20020087530
    Abstract: A system and method for publishing, updating, navigating, and searching multimedia documents having a hierarchical structure and comprising digital video data. In one aspect of the present invention, a method of publishing multimedia documents comprises the steps of creating a movie from a multimedia document, processing the movie by partitioning the movie into multiple movie components, and generating one or more output documents capable of being processed by a web browser for viewing by a user, where a user can receive output from movie components as selected by the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2001
    Publication date: July 4, 2002
    Applicant: Expresto Software Corp.
    Inventors: Eric James Markson Smith, Ronald Michael Baecker