07873040 is referenced by 21 patents and cites 35 patents.

The present invention provides an apparatus for listening to music on the internet. The apparatus includes a memory unit configured to store a plurality of internet protocol addresses of internet radio stations, a communication unit configured to communicate with one of the internet radio stations using a corresponding IP address stored in the memory, a first logic configured to request a data from one of the internet radio stations, a second logic configured to receive a digital data stream from the internet station and store the received digital data stream in a buffer, a third logic configured to decode the received digital data stream, a fourth logic configured to convert the decoded digital data stream into an analog data stream, and a service module configured to extract information regarding a song from the digital data stream and forward the extracted information to an external device.

Title
Internet radio player
Application Number
11/841496
Publication Number
7873040 (B2)
Application Date
August 20, 2007
Publication Date
January 18, 2011
Inventor
Stephen Karlsgodt
Signal Hill, 90755
CA, US
Agent
David E Heisey
Sheppard Mullin Ritcher & Hampton
Assignee
Stephen Karlsgodt
CA, US
IPC
G06F 3/00
G06F 15/16
H04M 3/00
H04B 1/18
H04L 12/28
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