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Method and system for virtually expandable stylus.

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000245849D
Publication Date: 2016-Apr-13
Document File: 2 page(s) / 68K

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Abstract

A program is disclosed by which virtual extendable stylus appearance can be created in display device having virtual display area capability.

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Method and system for virtually expandable stylus .

Various virtual display applications are available, in this case, the main display plane is kept away from the physical display surface. So, user can feel a depth between the physical display plane and actual display plane. In this case none or the contents are displayed in the physical display whereas the contents are displayed in the virtual display plane. The actual position of the virtual display plane can be changed for various scenarios.

Stylus is being used for selecting touch enables objects or writing contents. In virtual display type application, user will have difficulty to select object or write contents because there is a gap between the physical display plane and virtual display plane, so user will not be able to select the object or write content properly, So, we need a method and system by which user can use stylus in virtual display type of application.

Proposed is a method and system by which

1. Software installed in the device will identify stylus touch point & touch area on the physical display, also angular orientation of the stylus and accordingly virtual line will be created from the tip of the stylus to virtual display plane.

2. The virtual line will be aligned with the polar axis of the stylus, user can control the physical stylus and accordingly the direction and movement of the virtual connected line will be seen in the virtual display plane.

3. The user can also view the same effect, if he use finger to select or touch any object, extended finger will be shown from the touch point to virtual display plane.

4. Based on user's activity, user can also change the profile of the stylus...