Patent Number: 8,878,997

Title: Electronic displays having paired canvases

Abstract: A visual display includes at least a first canvas configured to display a first session on the display and a second canvas configured to display a second session on the display. The first session includes first content received from a first content source and the second session includes second content having subject matter associated with the first content. The display includes a user agent configured to determine that the first content of the first session is associated with the second content of the second session and to pair the first and second canvases such that the first content and the second content are synchronized to each other.

Inventors: Clift; Graham (Poway, CA), Candelore; Brant (San Diego, CA), Kondo; Kazumoto (San Diego, CA), Richman; Steven (San Diego, CA), Zustak; Fred (Poway, CA)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: H04N 5/445 (20110101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00