US 9,813,667 B1
System and method for providing co-delivery of content
Mehul Patel, Stevenson Ranch, CA (US); and Christopher S. Taylor, La Canada, CA (US)
Assigned to Disney Enterprises, Inc., Burbank, CA (US)
Filed by Disney Enterprises, Inc., Burbank, CA (US)
Filed on Apr. 20, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/134,249.
Int. Cl. H04N 7/14 (2006.01)
CPC H04N 7/141 (2013.01) 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A first electronic device for providing primary content and secondary content, the first electronic device comprising:
a transceiver that receives the secondary content from a second electronic device, wherein the secondary content comprises a live video stream captured by the second electronic device;
a display and an audio component, each capable of outputting aspects of the primary content and the secondary content, wherein the primary content comprises a video program;
circuitry coupled to the transceiver, the display, and the audio component; and
a non-transitory computer-readable medium operatively coupled to the circuitry and storing instructions that, when executed, cause the circuitry to:
synchronize local primary content with delivered primary content, wherein the local primary content comprises a version of the video program to be provided by the first electronic device to a first user, and wherein the delivered primary content comprises a version of the video program to be provided by the second electronic device to a second user; and
signal one or more of the display and the audio component to output aspects of the local primary content and the secondary content.