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1. (WO2017167302) SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR CONTENT STREAMING WITH A CONTENT BUFFER

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/167302    International Application No.:    PCT/CN2017/079148
Publication Date: Fri Oct 06 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Apr 01 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: H04L 29/08
Applicants: JAMDEO CANADA LTD.
HISENSE ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
HISENSE USA CORP.
HISENSE INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD.
Inventors: CHEN, Tong
SHOYKER, Mikhail
Title: SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR CONTENT STREAMING WITH A CONTENT BUFFER
Abstract:
The present disclosure relates to systems, methods for content streaming with a content buffer. In one embodiment, a method includes detecting, by a content buffer, a request for network content from a player, wherein the request is a network communication detected by the content buffer and the request for network content is directed to a server and identifying, by the content buffer, associated network content, wherein the associated network content is associated with the network content requested by the player. The method may also include pre-downloading associated network content for the player based on the identifying, wherein the content buffer requests associated network content from the server, and providing the associated network content to the player. Another embodiment is directed to a device configured to run a content buffer and provide content for a content player.