US 9,811,510 B2
Method and apparatus for sharing part of web page
Piljoo Yoon, Gyeonggi-do (KR); Doosuk Kang, Gyeonggi-do (KR); Kwangbin Lee, Gyeonggi-do (KR); Jeehye Jung, Seoul (KR); Bokun Choi, Seoul (KR); and Minkyung Hwang, Seoul (KR)
Assigned to SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., Suwon-si (KR)
Filed by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed on Feb. 4, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/172,719.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2013-0012209 (KR), filed on Feb. 4, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2014/0223285 A1, Aug. 7, 2014
Int. Cl. G06F 17/00 (2006.01); G06F 17/22 (2006.01); H04M 7/00 (2006.01); G06F 17/30 (2006.01); G06F 17/21 (2006.01); G06F 3/0487 (2013.01); G06F 3/0481 (2013.01); G06F 9/44 (2006.01); G06F 3/0482 (2013.01)
CPC G06F 17/2247 (2013.01) [H04M 7/0027 (2013.01); G06F 3/0481 (2013.01); G06F 3/0482 (2013.01); G06F 3/0487 (2013.01); G06F 9/4443 (2013.01); G06F 17/211 (2013.01); G06F 17/227 (2013.01); G06F 17/2229 (2013.01); G06F 17/2264 (2013.01); G06F 17/3089 (2013.01); G06F 17/30864 (2013.01); G06F 17/30873 (2013.01); G06F 17/30899 (2013.01); G06F 17/30905 (2013.01)] 25 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A mobile terminal, comprising:
a communication unit configured to receive data on a web page from a network according to a first input;
a display unit configured to display a partial region of the received web page in a landscape mode or a portrait mode on a screen; and
a control unit configured to:
collect information on a size of the web page and coordinate information of the partial region of the web page;
generate a virtual anchor for displaying the partial region of the web page;
in response to a second input for sharing the partial region of the web page with another terminal, obtain an address of the web page, position information on the partial region currently being displayed on the display unit and display orientation information indicating whether the web page is currently displayed with the landscape mode or the portrait mode; and
cause the communication unit to send the address, the position information, and the display orientation information to the other terminal.