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Internet Widgets Technology for Sale from ICAP Patent Brokerage

August 18, 2014

New York, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2014

ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale technology that enables users to overlay and manage widgets on programs, videos, and television broadcasts, allowing them to receive notifications like emails, Twitter and Facebook messages, and much more while they enjoy their favorite shows, movies, and sporting events. This portfolio is available via sealed bid, with a bidding deadline of November 20th, 2014.

"This is an exciting, forward thinking portfolio connected to the Internet of Things. A consistent user experience can be created across TVs, wearables, phones, tablets, PCs - any internet-enabled system that utilizes this technology," says Dean Becker, CEO of ICAP Patent Brokerage.

Key Characteristics & Benefits

This portfolio discloses technology that allows users to overlay widgets on programs, videos, and television broadcasts. Users can receive notifications like emails, Twitter and Facebook messages, and much more while they enjoy their favorite shows, movies, and sporting events.

The '764 patent discloses a navigation and display system that enables TV viewers to dynamically manage notifications and mix-in widgets on a main TV-picture. Widgets can be toggled on or off, and shown independently of the broadcast. It allows for easy navigation, use and configuration of widgets from different widget profiles. Users have the option of having widgets display continuously, or only when their status changes. Widgets can be themed with different backgrounds, text, fonts and colors based on the TV viewer's preferences. The entire system can be controlled by remote control or mobile application. This technology has the potential to create a consistent user experience across multiple devices.

The TV unit described by the patent is general and covers the all kind of smart devices like smartphones, tablets, TVs, and wearable devices.

See the technical description of the method, navigation, and display system IP sales offering.

To learn more about the intellectual property available for sale in these portfolios or to place a bid:

Contact Paul Greco of ICAP Patent Brokerage at (212) 815-6692 or via email at Paul(at)icapip(dot)com.

If you have a patent for sale, visit our website to make a patent submission for an upcoming sealed bid event.

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About ICAP Patent Brokerage

ICAP Patent Brokerage is the world's largest intellectual property brokerage and patent auction firm, leveraging the talents of experienced patent brokers to match buyers and sellers for the sale of patents and other intellectual property assets. With multiple transaction platforms and unparalleled industry knowledge, including experience with trademarks, brands, intellectual property licensing, and UCC sales, ICAP Patent Brokerage is the global leader in the transaction of intellectual property.

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