Desktop, stream-based, information management system

  • US 20080228714A1
  • Filed: 09/26/2006
  • Published: 09/18/2008
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/28/1996
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method for operating a desktop system comprising:

  • creating document object models comprising selected information from and about information assets of diverse types, created by diverse software, said document object models having a consistent structure;

    displaying browse cards related to respective ones of the information assets in a time-ordered stream, together with glance views related to the document object models of the respective displayed documents, said glance views being displayed in response to passing a cursor over respective ones of the browse cards,wherein each browse card includes a corresponding set of command buttons specific to the information asset associated with the browse card.

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