Web-clip widgets on a portable multifunction device

  • US 8,788,954 B2
  • Filed: 01/06/2008
  • Issued: 07/22/2014
  • Est. Priority Date: 01/07/2007
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method, comprising:

  • at a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display,storing information corresponding to a web-clip widget, wherein the web-clip widget corresponds to a user-specified area of a web page;

    detecting a first user input to display a menu of applications;

    in response to detecting the first user input, displaying the menu of applications, wherein the menu of applications displays;

    a plurality of application icons, wherein selection of a respective application icon results in display of an application that corresponds to the respective application icon; and

    a web-clip widget icon for the web-clip widget, the web-clip widget icon presenting content from the user-specified area of the web page at a reduced scale within the web-clip widget icon;

    while displaying the menu of applications, detecting a second user input to select the web-clip widget icon, wherein the second user input includes detecting a contact on the touch screen display at a location that corresponds to the web-clip widget icon; and

    in response to detecting the second user input, ceasing to display the menu of applications and displaying the user-specified area of the web page in a browser application on the touch screen display.

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