Patents by Inventor Thomas Stovicek

Thomas Stovicek 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: 20110004561
    Abstract: Techniques are described to aggregate contact information. In an implementation, contact information that is associated with a single user and that is obtained from a plurality of services via a network is aggregated. A least one of the services is configured as a social networking service. A user interface is configured to include at least a portion of the aggregated contact information such that the single user is represented above the portion of the aggregated contact information in the user interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2009
    Publication date: January 6, 2011
    Applicant: Microsoft Corporation
    Inventors: Omar H. Shahine, Ann M. Hudspeth, Paul A. Elliott, Peter Bergler, Jennifer Shen, Thomas Stovicek
  • Publication number: 20060020904
    Abstract: A method for navigating information in a mobile terminal. The method includes displaying, on a graphical user interface of the mobile terminal, a plurality of window regions, wherein each region is a container for objects and provides an overview of features and functions of the terminal and a status of the terminal. A first user input selects of one of the regions and in response to the first user input, displaying at least one object corresponding to a selected region in a portion of the selected region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2005
    Publication date: January 26, 2006
    Inventors: Antti Aaltonen, Gilles Baudet, Thomas Stovicek, Yingfei Liu