Patents Examined by James Wu
  • Patent number: 11996871
    Abstract: A transmitter housing of an operating device for devices and installations, such as in particular remote-controlled mobile, industrial or commercial devices and installations, has a housing wall which encloses a receptacle, wherein at least one operating element is mounted on an outer side of the housing wall and control electronics are accommodated in the receptacle, and two retaining elements, which close the receptacle, which are connected to a left-hand end and a right-hand end of the housing wall and therein project beyond the contour of the housing wall on all sides of the latter. Therein it is provided that the retaining elements are produced from an elastomer material at least in a respective contact region with the housing wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Inventor: Thomas Haug
  • Patent number: 11997820
    Abstract: A cage assembly includes a cage body and an adjustable component, where the adjustable component is movably disposed on the cage body, the adjustable component has a connector-installing portion, and a position of the connector-installing portion is changed along with the adjustable component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Zih-Yao Liu, Shin-Yi Hsieh
  • Patent number: 11991818
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided and includes a circuit board and a casing. The circuit board includes a plate body, a perforation and a ground wire. The perforation penetrates through the plate body, the ground wire is electrically coupled with the plate body and crosses over the perforation. The casing includes a bottom plate and a clamping structure. The clamping structure is disposed on the bottom plate and includes a first clamping part and a second clamping part. The circuit board is disposed in the casing, and the clamping structure penetrates through the plate body through the perforation, so that the circuit board is positioned on the casing, and the ground wire is clamped by the first clamping part and the second clamping part of the clamping structure. Consequently, the circuit board is grounded with the casing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: DELTA ELECTRONICS, INC.
    Inventors: Jui-Ching Lee, Po-Heng Chao, Do Chen, Ching-Ho Chou
  • Patent number: 11991850
    Abstract: Securing a riser cage and/or electronic components coupled thereto within an information handling system can be accomplished using a riser cage apparatus. The riser cage may be configured to removably secure the electronic components to a surface of the information handling system using one or more fasteners configured to couple the riser cage to a surface of a chassis. The one or more fasteners may comprise a protrusion configured to engage a pin coupled to the surface. The protrusion of the one or more fasteners may be movable relative to the riser cage between a first locked position in which the pin coupled to the surface is engaged by the protrusion and a second unlocked position in which the pin coupled to the surface is not engaged by the protrusion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: Dell Products L.P.
    Inventors: Hsiang-Yin Hung, Kuang-Hsi Lin, Yi-Hsin Kuan
  • Patent number: 11985779
    Abstract: A cartridge-based computing system includes a display stand that connects to a compute module cartridge including a first securing member, a second securing member, and a release member coupled to the second securing member. The display stand defines a securing aperture that engages the first securing member when the compute module cartridge is connected to the display stand, which causes the first securing member to engage a securing element on the display stand and move it into engagement with the second securing member to connect the compute module cartridge to the display stand. The securing element may then be engaged by the release member to move it out of engagement with the second securing member, and into engagement with the first securing member to cause the securing aperture to disengage the first securing member and disconnect the compute module cartridge from the display stand.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: Dell Products L.P.
    Inventors: Derric Christopher Hobbs, Toshiyuki Tanaka, Cyril Keilers, Jonathan C. Giffen, Tzu-Wei Tai, Jake Lavallo
  • Patent number: 11985783
    Abstract: A communication device which includes at least four first plate communication interfaces disposed along one length of one side of the device housing is disclosed. The device also includes at least four second plate communication interfaces that are disposed along the length of the second side of the device housing. The at least four second plate communication interfaces includes at least four universal serial bus (USB) ports. At least one circuit board is disposed in the device housing and electrically connected to the first and second plate communication interfaces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: ZPE Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Arnaldo Zimmermann, Livio Ceci
  • Patent number: 11976775
    Abstract: A rotatable docking station includes a swivel mount assembly for rotational mounting of an electronic device. The swivel mount assembly includes an insertable part inserted into an opening in a structure and a lip part. A securing body secures the assembly body to a surface of the structure. A rotatable body includes another insertable part inserted into an opening in the insertable part of the assembly body, a plate part, side walls with at least one side aperture, and a platform part. At least one first roller directs a cable extending through an opening in the another insertable part into a volume between the plate part and the platform part. At least one second roller directs a further cable through the at least one side aperture. A cable retractor includes a frame. An intermediate storage section of the cable or further cable is ordinarily disposed within the frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2023
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: King Woo Cheung, Ningsheng Zhu
  • Patent number: 11971755
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus includes a chassis, a keyboard device which is installed on the upper surface side of the chassis and has a plurality of keycaps and a frame which is installed on the upper surface side of the chassis and isolates the respective keycaps of the keyboard device from one another, in which each of at least some of the plurality of keycaps has an upper plate which forms an operation surface, and side walls on four sides which are provided so as to hang down from a peripheral edge part of the upper plate and face the frame respectively, and in at least the side wall on one side of the side walls on the four sides, a flow path formation part which widens a clearance between that side wall and the frame and thereby forms an air flow path is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2024
    Assignee: LENOVO (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.
    Inventors: Junki Hashiba, Masahiro Kitamura, Satoshi Douzono
  • Patent number: 11960323
    Abstract: The present invention provides a display device. The display device includes a back plate and a bending portion. The display panel includes laminated support components, display modules, and protection components. The support component includes a body and an extension portion. An interval region is defined between the display module and an inner side wall of the bending portion, the protection component includes a first portion corresponding to the interval region and a second portion located at an end portion of the bending portion, and the extension portion supports the first portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2024
    Inventors: Hai Huang, Wei Bi
  • Patent number: 11960333
    Abstract: A display panel, a method for manufacturing the display panel and a display device are provided. The display panel includes a display region and a bezel region, the display region includes at least one first bending region extending in a first direction, and the bezel region includes a second bending region extending in a second direction crossing the first direction. At least one position where an extension line of the at least one first bending region crosses an extension line of the second bending region forms at least one overlapping region, and the display panel further includes a hollowed-out structure formed in the at least one overlapping region and penetrating a display surface and a non-display surface of the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2024
    Assignees: Chengdu BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang Wang, Bing Zhang
  • Patent number: 11960328
    Abstract: The present application provides a foldable display device. The foldable display device includes a display panel and a rotation mechanism supporting the display panel. The rotation mechanism includes a first sliding member and a second sliding member. The first sliding member and the second sliding member are slidably connected to the first base. Relative sliding of the first sliding member and the second sliding member drives opposite sides of the rotation mechanism to be folded synchronously to improve fluency and stability in a folding process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2024
    Assignees: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Guobao Jiang
  • Patent number: 11953955
    Abstract: A fixing mechanism is applied to an interface card assembly and an electronic apparatus. The fixing mechanism includes a movable window and an operation component. The movable window is slidably disposed on a casing of the interface card assembly. The operation component has a fixed end and a free end opposite to each other. The fixed end is disposed on the movable window. The free end is detachably engaged with the casing to position the movable window. The movable window is positioned on one of a first region and a second region of the casing for respectively fixing interface cards with different sizes to the casing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2024
    Assignee: Wiwynn Corporation
    Inventors: Wei-Li Huang, Wei-Hao Chen
  • Patent number: 11947393
    Abstract: Disclosed are a foldable screen and a display device. The foldable screen includes: a flexible display panel and a plurality of elastic portions, wherein each of the elastic portions includes each of elastic support members and two connecting rods fixedly connected to each of the elastic support members; wherein the two connecting rods are respectively connected to two flat portions of the flexible display panel, and the elastic support members are configured to supply a support force to the foldable portion in the case that a display surface of the foldable portion of the flexible display panel is coplanar with those of the flat portions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignees: Chengdu BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Renzhe Xu, Bin Zhang, Haotian Yang, Yiming Wang, Wei Gong, Jingyu Piao, Xiaodong Hao, Danyang Bi, Kang Wang, Inho Park, Xiaoliang Fu, Yuanyuan Chai, Seungyong Oh
  • Patent number: 11947396
    Abstract: Provided is a support assembly. The support assembly includes at least one bending region, and a first surface and a second surface opposite to the first surface; wherein the at least one bending region is provided with a plurality of blind holes, wherein the plurality of blind holes are disposed in the second surface, the plurality of blind holes are arranged in an array, and a lengthwise direction of each of the plurality of blind holes is consistent with a bending direction of the bending region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignees: Chengdu BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ren Xiong, Lei Zhang, Zhihui Wang
  • Patent number: 11939796
    Abstract: A dock for a portable electronic device includes a base and a first arm supported by the base. The first arm includes a first hook coupled to an end of the first arm. The first hook is configured to engage a first edge of the portable electronic device. The dock further includes a second arm supported by the base. The second arm includes a side door movably coupled to an end of the second arm. The side door has a second hook configured to engage a second edge of the portable electronic device. The side door is movable between a first position, in which the portable electronic device is secured to the dock, and a second position, in which the portable electronic device is removable from the dock.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2024
    Assignee: ACCO BRANDS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Alex J. Klinkman, Mike Otsuka, Wilson Tse, Joseph A. Teresi
  • Patent number: 11933351
    Abstract: The present application provides a hinge, a flexible display panel, and an electronic device, the electronic device includes a flexible display panel, the flexible display panel comprises a flexible display panel body and a hinge, the hinge comprises a first transmission member, a second transmission member, a third transmission member, and a fourth transmission member to form a four-link structure, such that a first rotating mechanism and a second rotating mechanism may achieve an effect of bilateral synchronous rotation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignees: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Guobao Jiang
  • Patent number: 11927994
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a pivot mechanism and an electronic device applying the same. The electronic device includes a first body and a second body that are individually independent. The pivot mechanism is configured to turn the second body relative to the first body so that the second body may be in an open position or a closed position. The pivot mechanism includes a base and a pivot structure. The base includes a first connecting member and a second connecting member, which are fixedly connected on a top portion and a peripheral portion of the first body, respectively. Extension directions of the first second connecting members are perpendicular to each other. The pivot structure is disposed on the first connecting member, and is fixedly connected to the second body. Accordingly, stable joining of the first second bodies is ensured, and turning stability and smoothness are at the same time satisfied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: Getac Holdings Corporation
    Inventor: Kun-Cheng Lee
  • Patent number: 11930612
    Abstract: A configurable multi-orientation device mount rack system includes a rack including a first rack shelf. A first device housing is defined by the rack and the first rack shelf. A first device mounting subsystem is included on the rack and that is configurable to mount each of a plurality of devices in the first device housing and to the rack in a first orientation. A second device mounting subsystem is included on the first rack shelf and that is configurable to mount each of a plurality of devices in the first device housing and to the rack in a second orientation that is different than the first orientation. As such, each of a plurality of devices may be positioned in and mounted to the rack in the first device housing in either a “vertical”/side-by-side orientation or a “horizontal”/stacked orientation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: Dell Products L.P.
    Inventors: Shree Rathinasamy, Maunish Shah
  • Patent number: 11925005
    Abstract: Systems and methods. The methods comprise: causing bellows to transition from expanded states to collapsed states by removing a first fluid therefrom (the bellows being coupled to opposing sidewalls of a chassis configured to structurally support at least one circuit card); receiving the at least one circuit card in a cavity of the chassis; causing the bellows to transition from the collapsed states to at least partially expanded states by allowing the first fluid to enter the bellows; applying a pushing force by each said bellow to an intermediary structure disposed between the bellow and the circuit card; and creating a seal between the intermediary structure and the circuit card when the bellow is in the at least partially expanded state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2024
    Assignee: EAGLE TECHNOLOGY, LLC
    Inventor: Clarke O. Fowler
  • Patent number: 11921544
    Abstract: A ground accessible internet of things (IOT) base, cabinet and block with enclosures can rigidly support IOT devices mounted on vertical poles. The block can weight 2,000 pounds or more and can be placed on a ground surface and provide a rigid support for elongated poles. The block does not require digging or excavation of the ground. IOT electrical components that can be placed in protective enclosures within the block or attached to the elongated pole. The cabinet and base supports solar pane allowing tilting poles and enclosures to be mounted between them.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2024
    Inventor: Glenn Joseph Bronson