Patents by Inventor Gregoire Vandenbussche

Gregoire Vandenbussche has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9445185
    Abstract: An audio listening device having a damped ball joint type interface between an ear-cup assembly and a headband assembly is provided. For example, the audio listening device can include a headband assembly comprising at least one end; an ear-cup assembly pivotably engaged to the at least one end of the headband assembly by an engagement structure, the engagement structure comprising at least two cooperatively coupled curved surfaces; and a damper rim coupled to the ear-cup assembly and to the at least one end of the headband assembly, wherein the damper rim is configured to at least partially constrict movement of the ear-cup assembly relative to the headband assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: 9301039
    Abstract: A headphone includes a pair of right and left headphone units, a resilient band formed substantially into a U shape to be mounted on a human head, and a pair of arm members. Each of the arm members is rotatably coupled via a pivot joint to an end part of the band and supporting one the headphone units. Each of the pivot joints includes a detent hinge for locking into a plurality of rotational positions an arm member relatively to the corresponding end part of the band.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2016
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Kenny Sweet, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Chris Fruhauf
  • Patent number: 9084055
    Abstract: A headphone assembly is provided and includes a headband assembly comprising at least one end; an ear-cup assembly pivotably engaged to the headband assembly by an engagement structure positioned proximate to the at least one end of the headband assembly, the ear-cup assembly comprising a cap and a housing, wherein the cap and the housing are connected to form an enclosed space inside the ear-cup assembly; a transducer configured to produce sound and positioned within the enclosed space of the ear-cup assembly; and a damper rim positioned between the ear-cup assembly and the at least one end of the headband assembly, the damper rim covering the engagement structure and being engaged to the ear-cup assembly and the at least one end of the headband assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignee: APPLE INC.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Chris Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D730322
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D730323
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D730423
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: C & A Marketing
    Inventor: Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D731457
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D731467
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D732000
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D734384
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignee: Microsoft Corporation
    Inventors: Amy Han, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Guillaume Raoult, Juli Satoh
  • Patent number: D734741
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D738350
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2015
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D749546
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2016
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D760687
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2016
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D778255
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: APPLE INC.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D791103
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 4, 2017
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D791733
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D832233
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Christopher Fruhauf
  • Patent number: D842275
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Gregoire Vandenbussche
  • Patent number: D843345
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2019
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Brunner, Rhys Bonahoom, Gregoire Vandenbussche, Nivay Anandarajah, Christopher Fruhauf