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Apple Patent Application Describes Cloud-Based Media Playback Technology

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Apple filed for a patent on what appears to be cloud-based technology that allows you to pause music or video on one device and continue playing it on another—from the same spot. [USPTO via Apple Insider via Engadget]

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kaisermachead
kaisermachead

Sounds similar to how their iPods work except with the "cloud" added in there. If I'm watching the movie on my computer, but decide I want to watch it on my TV, I can transfer it to the iPod, hook it up to the television set and it will pick up from wherever I left off.