Method for content delivery

DC CAFC
  • US 7,953,390 B2
  • Filed: 06/30/2009
  • Issued: 05/31/2011
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/28/2000
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method for content delivery, comprising:

  • maintaining a network resource that is accessible to a remote electronic device, the remote electronic device being capable of wireless communication, wherein the network resource facilitates access to a selectable piece of media content;

    storing a first collection of instructions on at least one storage device, wherein the first collection of instructions are executable by a processor of a computing device to present a graphical user interface for the network resource; and

    storing a different collection of instructions on the at least one storage device, wherein the different collection of instructions are executable by a processor of the remote electronic device;

    (1) to access a website;

    (2) to recognize selection of an icon presented on a display of the remote electronic device, wherein the icon is associated with content that is deliverable as a streaming media;

    (3) to present an other icon comprising the word “

    store”

    on the display;

    (4) to locally store a playlist; and

    (5) to switch between a set of communication rates at which the remote electronic device can wirelessly receive a first portion and a second portion of the content, wherein the set of communication rates comprise at least a first data rate and a second data rate that is slower than the first data rate.

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