Method and apparatus for use of rotational user inputs

  • US 20030095096A1
  • Filed: 09/26/2002
  • Published: 05/22/2003
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/22/2001
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A portable media player, comprising:

  • a storage disk drive that stores media content for each of a plurality of media items;

    a display screen that displays a portion of the media items at a time;

    a user input device that enables a user of said portable media player to at least select a particular media item from the plurality of media items through a rotational action with respect to said user input device; and

    a processor operatively connected to said storage disk drive and said user input device, said processor controls said portable media player to play the media content of the particular media item that was selected using said user input device.

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