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Proportionally Spaced Display System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070046D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Axford, JG [+details]

Abstract

Proportional spacing of characters is a well-known technique used in printing and on the better quality typewriters to improve the appearance of the text. If proportional spacing is used on a discrete pel (picture element) computer display, some improvement in character density is also achieved.