Patent Number: 8,791,898

Title: Motion controllable dual display portable media device

Abstract: Methods and apparatus of interaction with and control of a portable media device through applied motion. In the embodiments described herein, the portable media device can include at least two displays arranged such that only one can be presented at a time. The portable media device can be configured to operate as a electronic book (e-book) having at least one electrophoretic type display having a refresh time less than an amount of time to rotate the e-book to view the refreshed display.

Inventors: Rottler; Benjamin A. (San Francisco, CA), Ingrassia, Jr.; Michael I. (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: Apple Inc.

International Classification: G09G 5/00 (20060101); G06F 3/041 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018