Patent Number: 6,297,805

Title: Multiple interacting computers interfaceable through a physical manipulatory grammar

Abstract: A plurality of multiple interacting computer devices for transferring data includes a first device having a processor and a first wireless communication module for transferring data, a second device having a processor and a second wireless communication module for transferring data, and a third device having a processor and a third wireless communication module for transferring data. When the first device is connected in substantially simultaneous wireless communication with the second device and the third device, specific data based on respective spatial positions of the first device, second device, and third device can be transferred.

Inventors: Adler; Annette M. (Palo Alto, CA), Fishkin; Kenneth P. (Redwood City, CA), Harrison; Beverly L. (Palo Alto, CA), Howard; Matthew E. (San Francisco, CA), Want; Roy (Los Altos, CA)

Assignee: Xerox Corporation

International Classification: G06F 1/16 (20060101); G09G 005/08 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018