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United States Patent D609,715
Chaudhri February 9, 2010

Animated graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for an animated graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof, as shown and described.
Inventors: Chaudhri; Imran (San Francisco, CA)
Assignee: Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/281,694
Filed: June 28, 2007

Current U.S. Class: D14/486
Current International Class: 3200
Field of Search: D14/485-95 D18/24-33 D19/6,52 D20/11 D21/324-33 715/700-867,973-77

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Primary Examiner: Tung; Melanie H
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.

Description



FIG. 1 is a front view of an animated graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the second image thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a front view of the third image thereof.

The appearance of the image transitions sequentially between the images shown in FIGS. 1 3. The process or period in which an image transitions to another forms no part of the claimed design. The broken line showing of a display screen or portion thereof and graphical elements within the display screen are not part of the claimed design.

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