Scalable display of internet content on mobile devices

  • US 7,461,353 B2
  • Filed: 01/28/2005
  • Issued: 12/02/2008
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/12/2000
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A wireless device, comprising:

  • processing means;

    wireless communications means, to facilitate wireless communication with a network that supports access to the Internet;

    a display;

    memory; and

    storage means, in which a plurality of instructions are stored that when executed by the processing means enable the wireless device to perform operations including,rendering a browser interface via which a user is enabled to request access to an original Web page, the Web page comprising HTML-based Web content having an original format defining an original width and height of the Web page and an original page layout, functionality, and design of content on the Web page;

    in response to a user request to access the Web page,retrieving the Web page via the wireless communication means, and translating at least a portion of the HTML-based Web content from its original format into scalable content that supports a scalable resolution-independent representation of the Web page that preserves the original page layout, functionality and design of the content defined by its original format when scaled and rendered; and

    scaling the scalable content to render the Web page on the display such that a width of the Web page is rendered to fit across the display.

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