US Patent No. 10,558,348

THIRD PARTY ACTION TRIGGERS


Patent No. 10,558,348
Issue Date February 11, 2020
Title Third Party Action Triggers
Inventorship Fergus Gerard Hurley, San Francisco, CA (US)
Robin Dua, San Francisco, CA (US)
Assignee Google LLC, Mountain View, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,558,348

1. A computer-implemented method, comprising:receiving, by a data processing apparatus and from a user device, data responsive to an action trigger menu displayed with a rendered first resource at the user device, wherein:
an action trigger prompt is rendered with the first resource;
the action trigger menu is rendered at the user device with the resource and displayed with the first resource in response to the selection of the action trigger prompt;
the action trigger menu facilitates an input, for a particular parameter, of a plurality of parameter values for an event; and
the received data specifies a user defined event and an action associated with the user defined event and to be taken in response to the occurrence of the user defined event;
storing the data specifying the user defined event and the action to be taken in response to the occurrence of the user defined event in an action trigger data store;
based on the data stored in the action trigger data store, monitoring for the occurrence of the user defined event;
in response to the occurrence of the user defined event:
generating notification data that further specifies a second resource associated with the notification and an instruction that causes a user device, upon receiving the notification data, to display the second resource; and
sending, to the user device, the notification data.