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Mobile device and method of providing a permanent and floating window defined by user

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000241349D
Publication Date: 2015-Apr-18

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Abstract

This disclosure's main idea is to facilitate mobile users to select their interesting content to display as permanent and floating window on mobile phone. This brings benefits to mobile users especially when comparing information between different screens or applications. In addition, in order to make sure user experience, the suspension will be permanently displayed on the top layer of screen with translucence mode, can be moved to any area of the mobile screen and also could be resized. And when users can close it when such suspension is no longer needed.

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Mobile device and method of providing a permanent and floating window defined by user

Recently, due to the large convenience brought by mobile phone, more and more banks and e-commerce companies prefer to develop mobile application to let end user trade in hand. However, when user use such application to transfer money to another, he/she must input user name, card number or identity card number sent from the other end. To ensure security, these fields are just allowed to be input manually, which brings user lots of inconvenience for the reason that the user can neither remember so long numbers in mind, nor compare the screen shot in the left in such small mobile screen such as we usually do in computer.

In order to solve such problems, we are encouraged to develop an innovative solution which not only ensure user experience, but also can let user beyond compare screen shot which documents the content that you must to remember in such small mobile screen .

Current floating window on mobile device doesn't allow user to select which part of region to display on. And this idea is for mobile user to decide which region of current screen he/she wants to capture as the permanent and floating window while switching to other screen or other application on mobile device. This brings benefits to mobile users especially when comparing information between different screens or applications.

In order to facilitate users to select their interesting content to display, users can have a long touch on any position for about 5 seconds, and then a rectangle region will be brought out, which can be applied for users to select their interesting content to display as permanent and floating window on mobile phone, no matter what application has been switched to. In addi...