This is another fascinating 2005 patent assigned to Microsoft, helping manage the presentation of information based on user’s mental and physical state and cognitive load (and, yes, desired level of privacy).
U.S. Patent No. 6,874,127: Method and system for controlling presentation of information to a user based on the user’s condition.
- Assignee(s): Microsoft Corporation
- Inventor(s): Dan Newell, Kenneth H. Abbott
- Technology Category: Hybrid
- Issue Date: March 29, 2005
The ‘127 patent applies brain technology to information management with user models that consider cognitive load and mental state in order to determine how and what information is presented to the user. [Read more…] about Managing information flow based on user’s mental state and cognitive load: Key Neurotech Patent #19