Contextual prediction of user words and user actions

  • US 7,679,534 B2
  • Filed: 06/10/2004
  • Issued: 03/16/2010
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/04/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method for prediction of any of user words or user actions, comprising operations of:

  • responsive to a user entering an input sequence into a input device or performing a specific action associated with said input device, predicting an entire next word or words that said user wants to enter or an action a user wants to be taken by said device;

    said predicting operation further comprising operations of;

    said user entering a specific symbol or taking a specific action;

    responsive thereto, providing a keyword for a menu based upon context of an immediately preceding user input sequence or action;

    depicting to said user entries previously selected from said menu which are stored in a context database as entries preceded by said keyword;

    reordering said entries in said menu;

    when a menu entry is selected, automatically noting it as having been selected with a menu tag for use as context when re-ordering in the future.

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