On July 29, 2014, the US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 33 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we cover a granted a patent relating to a possible future e-book that provides two displays. One display is on the front of the device and the second is on the backside. The content of either side of the device is only active when it’s facing the user.

Apple has been granted a patent today for their invention relating to an interactive operation of a portable media device having at least two displays only one of which can be presented at a time. More particularly, a method and an apparatus are described for using controlled motions to modify operations of the portable media device.

Apple’s patent discusses interactive operation of a dual display portable media device having at least two displays mounted in a single piece housing in such a way that only one display can be presented to the user at a time.

Source: Patently Apple

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Apple Granted a Patent for an e-Book Device with 2-Displays