Patent Number: 7,272,790

Title: Method and device for automatically selecting a frame for display

Abstract: The present invention relates to the display of multi-frame-based information on devices such as mobile terminal devices, wherein a possible definition of "a frame" is a display area of an application that is scrollable, if the whole content can not be displayed at once. More specifically, the present invention relates to a method and a device to select one or more frames of a plurality of received or retrieved frames to be displayed as an active frame. The method comprises determining for each frame the total data content and the displayed data content, calculating for each of said frames a ratio of said determined data content and said determined displayed data content, and selecting the frame with the largest ratio for display as an active frame.

Inventors: Fabritius; Henna (Tampere, FI)

Assignee: Nokia Corporation

International Classification: G06F 15/00 (20060101); G06F 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-18 0:00:00