Media echoing and social networking device and method

  • US 10,701,530 B2
  • Filed: 05/03/2019
  • Issued: 06/30/2020
  • Est. Priority Date: 04/24/2012
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method, comprising:

  • displaying to a user, on a mobile device, an indication of whether one or more other users having respective identifiers are experiencing respective media within a selectable geographic area;

    displaying automatically to the user at least one experience identifier corresponding, respectively, to at least one of the one or more other users, wherein the experience identifier is alterable at least in part when one experiences respective media in real time while any of the respective at least one of the one or more other users currently experiences the respective media, whereinthe experience identifier is displayed concurrently with the at least one respective identifier of the at least one or more other users determined to be within the selectable geographic area;

    allowing the user to select whether to experience one or more of the respective media on the mobile device; and

    causing a processor to transmit a signal to a second user to display to the second user a respective identifier of the user of the mobile device after the user of the mobile device selects to experience the media being experienced by the second user, whereinwhen the user selects to experience one or more of the respective media on the mobile device, the respective media is experienced such that the respective media is synchronized in real time with the respective media experienced by the second user.

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