[12] Patent
[11] Patent No.:GC0007495  
[45] Date of Publishing the Grant of the Patent: 30/Apr /2018                48/2018  
Number of the Decision to Grant the Patent:2018/125341
Date of the Decision to Grant the Patent:03/Apr/2018

[21] Application No.:GC 2013-25417

[22] Filing Date:24/9/2013

[30] Priority:

[33] State [32] Priority date [31] Priority No.

[72] Inventors:1- Patrick J. Eames،2- Brent L. Hadley،3- Stephen P. Miller،4- Joseph F. Floyd

[73] Owner: The Boeing Company, 100 North Riverside Plaza, Chicago, Illinois 60606-2016, USA

[74] Agent: Saud M. A. Shawwaf Law Office




Int. Cl.: G06F 17/00, 3/14 (2006.01)

[56] Cited Documents:

-US 2007/094615 Al (ENDO SUSUMU [JP] ET AL) 26 April 2007
-US 2004/223648 Al (HOENE KEITH [US] ET AL) 11 November 2004
-EP 1 860 573 Al (OCE TECH BV [NL])28 November 2007
-US 2004/093564 Al (KUMHYR DAVID BRUCE ET AL) 13 May 2004 [US]
-EP 2 482 538 Al (BOEING CO [US]) 1 August 2012
Examiner: Eng. Saleh M. AlAqil

[57] Abstract: A system includes a differencing engine and a layout engine of the differencing engine or coupled to the differencing engine. The differencing engine is configured to direct comparison of two or more document components each of which includes respective media content, and each of which has associated metadata providing information about the respective document component. The layout engine is configured to generate a layout of a panoptically-arranged visual representation of the document components or a comparison thereof according to a layout model, and according to the associated metadata. And the differencing engine is configured to communicate the layout.
No. of claims: 15     No. of figures: 24


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