Dial Or Dialing Accessory Patents (Class D14/244)
  • Patent number: 6867965
    Abstract: A compound portable computing device comprising two or more separate portable devices coupled over a wireless link is described. A first portable computing device contains a first portion of a full-size conventional QWERTY keyboard. A second portable computing device contains a second portion of the full-size keyboard, and the first portion and the second portion together comprise the keys of the full-size keyboard. A network link is established that couples the first portable computing device to the second portable computing device. A partial keyboard map is loaded into memory of the first and second devices. The partial keyboard map loaded into the memory of the first device corresponds to the portion of the keyboard contained in the first device, and the partial keyboard map loaded into the memory of the second device corresponds to the portion of the keyboard contained in the second device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2002
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2005
    Inventor: Soon Huat Khoo
  • Patent number: 6671521
    Abstract: A remote (or wire) control auxiliary push button dialing system includes a push button device, and a mobile telephone auxiliary dialing device. The mobile telephone auxiliary dialing device together with a mobile telephone is mounted in a receptacle. The push button device includes a keyboard push button and a key signal processor. The mobile telephone auxiliary dialing device includes a signal receiving controller, a pair of X/Y axis sliding arms, and a press module. In such a manner, the signal receiving controller receives push button coding signals transmitted by the push button device to serially control the pair of X/Y axis sliding arms to move longitudinally and transversely to fixed coordinate positions so as to further perform auxiliary push button dialing action of the mobile telephone by the press module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2000
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2003
    Assignee: Complex Instrument Technology Corp.
    Inventor: Wen-Hsiung Yu
  • Publication number: 20010003707
    Abstract: A portable radio apparatus includes a housing. A display section, a speech receiving section, a speech transmitting section and a key operation section are provided on a front surface of the housing. An additional display section is provided on at least one of surfaces which are different from the front surface of the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 1998
    Publication date: June 14, 2001
  • Patent number: D501852
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2003
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2005
    Assignee: Metra Electronics Corporation
    Inventor: R. Spencer Quilling, II
  • Patent number: D302011
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 4, 1989
    Assignee: Tasca International Ltd.
    Inventor: Takei Yoshiharu
  • Patent number: D304587
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 1988
    Date of Patent: November 14, 1989
    Assignees: American Telephone and Telegraph Company, AT&T Information Systems Inc.
    Inventors: David C. Danielson, James J. Hartmann, John N. McGarvey, Alvin R. Tilley, John M. Wuerz
  • Patent number: D306444
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 1989
    Date of Patent: March 6, 1990
    Assignee: Origin Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald H. Fried, Peter J. Schmuckal
  • Patent number: D307433
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 1988
    Date of Patent: April 24, 1990
    Assignee: Speakerbus Limited
    Inventor: Rodney J. White
  • Patent number: D309901
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 1989
    Date of Patent: August 14, 1990
    Assignee: Kapow, Inc.
    Inventor: Jeannine J. Caesar
  • Patent number: D315156
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 1988
    Date of Patent: March 5, 1991
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventor: Volker Diehl
  • Patent number: D359288
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 1993
    Date of Patent: June 13, 1995
    Assignee: Dan B. Poole
    Inventor: John P. Underwood
  • Patent number: D633902
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2011
    Assignee: IDEA International Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Masato Tokuno
  • Patent number: D790517
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Jody Akana, Bartley K. Andre, Shota Aoyagi, Anthony Michael Ashcroft, Jeremy Bataillou, Brad G. Boozer, Makiko Kawamura Brzezinski, Tyler Scott Bushnell, Daniel J. Coster, Daniele De Iuliis, Colin Ely, M. Evans Hankey, Phillip M. Hobson, Julian Hoenig, Richard P. Howarth, Jonathan P. Ive, Eric Steven Jol, Benjamin Jordan Kallman, Duncan Robert Kerr, David Nazzaro, Trevor Jordan Ness, Marc A. Newson, David Pelletier, Matthew Dean Rohrbach, Fletcher Rothkopf, Peter Russell-Clarke, Jason Christopher Sauers, Benjamin Andrew Shaffer, Anna-Katrina Shedletsky, Mikael Silvanto, Christopher J. Stringer, Samuel Bruce Weiss, Christopher M. Werner, Eugene Antony Whang, Michael Benjamin Wittenberg, Stephen Paul Zadesky, Rico Zörkendörfer