DRIVING DIRECTIONS WITH MAPS AND VIDEOS

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United States of America Patent

APP PUB NO 20100235078A1
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12403239

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The illustration may have a separate display window that displays illustrations which may be moving illustration related to the current spot on the map or to future spots on the map. The illustration may be viewed while traveling or may be viewed in advance. The moving illustration may display segments of the travel path with points of interest and substantial changes at a slow speed and/or low altitude and may display segments without points of interest and/or few substantial changes at a high speed and or high altitude.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLCREDMOND, WA31142

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chen, Billy Bellevue, US 50 500
Cohen, Michael F Seattle, US 73 2048
Neubert, Boris Baden-Wuerttemberg, DE 1 2
Ofek, Eyal Redmond, US 141 2189

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* Cited By Examiner

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OY (3)
* 9170123 Method and apparatus for generating information 0 2010
* 2012/0036,115 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING INFORMATION 3 2010
8930141 Apparatus, method and computer program for displaying points of interest 2 2012
* Cited By Examiner