20030133041, Jul 17, 2003
Joseph Curtis - Harriman NY, US
Jeffrey Jacobs - Chestnut Ridge NY, US
Jiansong Lei - Edgewater NJ, US
A system and method which provides simultaneous display of characters on one or more display monitors in multiple languages. The languages can include icon based languages such as Chinese and Japanese or can be traditional character based languages such as romance and Germanic languages. The system includes a main unit having a first memory in which the first memory includes character data stored in a plurality of languages. A portion of the character data in a first language corresponds to another portion of the character data in a second language, the portion of the character data in the first language and the portion of the character data in the second language are stored in the first memory at memory locations having an offset value from each other.