Patent Number: 7,770,109

Title: Adaptive layout for content

Abstract: Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to arranging content in single and multi-column formats to be displayed using a graphical user interface (GUI). Aspects also relate to utilizing user feedback to determine available screen area for displaying multiple items of the content and arranging and formatting the content for display using heuristics (e.g., rules or logic) that provide guidelines for arranging the content in a readable format while utilizing the available area indicated by the user.

Inventors: Fortes; Filipe (Seattle, WA)

Assignee: Microsoft Corporation

International Classification: G06F 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/03/12018