• US 20130067121A1
  • Filed: 10/11/2011
  • Published: 03/14/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 09/14/2011
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. An electronic meeting tool for communicating arbitrary media content from users at a meeting comprising:

  • a node configuration arranged to operate a display node of a communications network, the display node being coupled to a first display, the node configuration further being arranged to receive user selected arbitrary media content and to control display of the user selected arbitrary media content on the first display;

    at least one peripheral device configured to communicate the user selected arbitrary media content via the communications network, wherein the peripheral device is a connection unit comprising;

    (a) a connector arranged to couple to a port of a processing device having a second display, a memory and an operating system; and

    (b) a transmitter arranged to communicate with the communications network,a program configured to be loaded onto the processing device and to run on the operating system of the processing device, said program being arranged to obtain user selected arbitrary media content, said program leaving a zero footprint on termination, and an input device enabling the user to carry out a user action that triggers transfer of said user selected arbitrary media content to said transmitter through said port.

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