Images: Creative's user interface

Images: Creative's user interface

Summary: The company wins a patent covering user interface technology on digital music players--like those on Apple's iPod.

TOPICS: Apple, Legal, Patents

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  • Music library

    A patent awarded to Creative Technology governs the user interface that lets someone navigate the screens on a digital music player. Here, the image to the right is a close-up of the screen on the company's Zen Micro, seen at left. Clicking on "Artists" takes you to...

  • Artists

    ...a screen listing the performers or composers. Creative says the "Zen patent" covers all nine generations of its digital media players.

Topics: Apple, Legal, Patents

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