The evidence keeps stacking up about the upcoming iPhone, and now a patent was granted to Apple this morning, referring to a handheld computing device, specifically a cellphone and media player combination. It looks a whole lot like the iPod mini and the current second-gen nano, doesn't it? Apple notes that it could have more controls than just its click wheel, meaning perhaps a trackball or keypad as well.
That drawing looks a whole lot like this mockup:
Apple patent furthers evidence of cellphone work [Electronista]