US Patent No. 10,558,425

DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, DATA PROCESS APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM


Patent No. 10,558,425
Issue Date February 11, 2020
Title Display Control Method, Data Process Apparatus, And Computer-readable Recording Medium
Inventorship Kyosuke Imamura, Kokubunji (JP)
Iori Murakami, Yokohama (JP)
Assignee FUJITSU LIMITED, Kawasaki (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,558,425

1. A method that causes a terminal to execute a display control process, the method comprising:specifying object information to be displayed on a display depending on a location of a reference object in an image among a plurality of object information upon detecting the reference object corresponding to the plurality of the object information in the image captured by an imaging device, the location of the reference object varying in the image in accordance with a movement of the imaging device;
generating a number of identification information corresponding to a current number of the specified object information to be displayed in a display area of the display;
displaying, on the display, the object information, and the identification information by corresponding to the object information;
detecting the object information that is selected to be displayed in the display area; and
determining whether relationship information associated with the detected object information by referring to a storage unit, the storage unit storing the relationship information that associates the object information with the identification information;
when the relationship information corresponding to the detected object information is stored in the storage unit, the detected object information is displayed in association with the identification information associated with the detected object information,
when the relationship information corresponding to the detected object information is not stored in the storage unit, a relationship information that associates the detected object information with the identification information is generated and stored in the storage unit,
when the detected object information disappears from the display area, the relationship information corresponding to the detected object information is erased from the storage unit at a predetermined timing on or after a time when the relationship information corresponding to the detected object information is stored in the storage unit, and
the predetermined timing is when the number of other object information stored in association with the relationship information exceeds a criterion.