JP2007514213A - Tablet and notebook PC carriers - Google Patents

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JP2007514213A
JP2007514213A JP2006536900A JP2006536900A JP2007514213A JP 2007514213 A JP2007514213 A JP 2007514213A JP 2006536900 A JP2006536900 A JP 2006536900A JP 2006536900 A JP2006536900 A JP 2006536900A JP 2007514213 A JP2007514213 A JP 2007514213A
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The present invention provides a carrier that supports tablet and notebook computers in a hands-free manner and allows the device to be used upright. The carrier can be switched between the in-use mode and the carrying case mode. The carrier includes a platform having an inner portion and an outer portion so that the platform and side walls cooperate to define a top open container suitable for receiving a portable computer or other display device. And a side wall extending from the portion. The container has at least two opposing portions for attaching or otherwise securing a strap fastener for connecting opposing ends of a user strap.
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  This application claims priority from US Provisional Application No. 60 / 513,677, filed Oct. 24, 2004.

  The present invention relates to a carrier for a portable computer device, and more particularly to a carrier for a tablet personal computer.

  Advances in electronics have made it possible to combine display devices and sensing user input within a single device. This technology was further combined with the notebook computer concept to achieve what is commonly referred to as a tablet computer (or tablet PC). The tablet computer includes an input pen (stylus) or a display device that can accept user input by direct touch. An exemplary tablet PC is commercially available from Acer America under the name “TravelMate”.

  Compared to conventional notebook computers, tablet PCs can be said to provide enhanced portability because only one hand is required for data entry. The input stylus allows the user to support the tablet computer with one hand while inputting data with the other hand. However, tablet PCs are too heavy to support comfortably over a long time with one hand.

  Similarly, true portability is a problem for notebook computers. Notebook computers continue to have amazing commercial success. Notebook computers offer portability with almost no functional compromise compared to stationary office desktops and tower computer systems. However, notebook computers are not fully portable in the sense that they are difficult to use or cannot be used when standing. Even the lighter-weight notebook PCs available are too heavy for the user to hold with one hand for a practical time. In addition, efficient keyboard input and cursor control (eg, touchpad) requires the use of both hands.

Devices for supporting hands-free laptop computers have been proposed. For example, US Pat. No. 5,667,114 to Volk relates to an apparatus for supporting a laptop computer in a standing position. The apparatus includes a platform and a pair of support members each coupled to a strap. U.S. Pat. No. 6,381,127 issued to Madari et al. Is a flat support base, which has a shoulder strap attached to the front end thereof, and is attached to the rear end of the support base. The present invention relates to a laptop computer support having a back strap.
US Pat. No. 5,667,114 US Pat. No. 6,381,127

  Such conventional designs have not been commercially successful so far. None of the conventional support designs are easy for the user to replace and none provide adequate perimeter protection of the computing device.

  What is needed is a robust carrier design that is suitable to protect and support both tablets and notebook PCs while the user is standing. Furthermore, it would be desirable to provide a carrier that can be easily switched between the form in use and the form of a carrying case.

  The carrier of the present invention provides hands-free support for tablets and notebook PCs to allow use in an upright position. In particular, the carrier system of the present invention can be switched between the form in use and the form of the carrying case.

  The carrier of the present invention comprises a platform having an inner portion and an outer portion, and side walls extending from the outer portion. The platform and the sidewall cooperate to provide a top release container adapted to receive a tablet computer. The container has at least two opposing portions for attaching or otherwise securing a fastener for connecting opposite ends of the user strap.

  Said side walls are preferably elastic fabrics adapted to overlap with the outer display portion of the tablet PC top display surface or the notebook PC keyboard surface. The side wall orientation may change when the computer is loaded on the carrier, but preferably when the carrier is not loaded, the side wall is inclined inwardly toward the inner portion of the platform.

  It will be appreciated that the invention disclosed herein allows many different embodiments. Shown in the drawings and detailed herein are preferred embodiments of the invention. However, it should be understood that this disclosure is illustrative of the principles of the invention and is not intended to limit the invention to the disclosed embodiments.

  1 to 5, a carrier 10 according to the present invention is shown with an electronic display device in the form of a tablet-type personal computer 12. The tablet PC 12 has a display screen-stylus combination 14. The carrier 10 has a platform 16, a side wall 18 and a cover 20. Platform 16 has an inner portion 22 and an outer outer edge portion 24. Sidewall 18 extends from outer portion 24 and terminates at a distal end (or lip) 26. Side wall 18 and platform 16 cooperate to form a top-opened container 28 adapted to receive a display device such as tablet PC 12.

  Platform 16 is planar and substantially rectangular, preferably a durable nylon fabric 30 with a rigid or semi-rigid insert (for example, a “Cordura” type fabric from DuPont). ). It is also conceivable to use leather and synthetic leather for the platform 16 and other parts of the carrier 10. The fabric layer 30 is preferably secured by sewing 32. In order to provide impact resistance, an optional layer of foam or other padding (not separately shown) is provided between the insert and the fabric layer 30 on one or both of the top container side 34 and the bottom outside 36. Placed in. The outer portion 24 of the platform 16 terminates at an end 38.

  The side walls 18 are configured to extend from the outer portion 24 and are inclined or curved toward the inner portion 22 when the carrier 10 is not loaded with the display device 12. When a computer or other display device is loaded, the orientation of the side wall 18 changes depending on the relative size of the device. The size of the carrier 10 and the display device 12 is preferably adjusted so that the distal end 26 of the side wall 18 overlaps the outer edge portion of the upper surface 14 of the display device 12. Regardless of whether the carrier 10 is empty or loaded with a display device, the side wall 18 exhibits a concave cross section toward the inner portion 22.

  The side walls 18 are preferably formed of a woven-like form of elastic material to allow the side walls to form a covering around the display device 12. The side wall 18 is also preferably formed of a compressible material so as to absorb impact and protect the display device 12. A particularly preferred fabric is a 2.5 mil knit-coated polychloroprene foam material commercially available from Glomex (Ontario, Canada). Materials including polychloroprene (Neoprene-DuPont Dow Elastomers) are elastic and compressible.

  The side wall 18 is fixed to the platform 16 by sewing 32. A seam binding 40 covers the end 38 of the platform 14 to prevent wear of either the sidewall 18 or the fabric 30 covering the platform.

  In order to deal with special air flow or cooling requirements for the display device, the side walls can be formed of perforated or mesh material 41 or have perforated portions as shown in FIG. .

  Returning to FIGS. 1-5, the side walls substantially frame (or surround) the inner portion 22 of the platform 16. Although this complete frame form is preferable for completely fixing the display device 12 to the carrier 10, a modified form in which a gap exists on the side wall is also conceivable. For example, as shown in FIG. 8 (which shows a side wall gap 50), which is a simplified schematic diagram, side walls 18 are present around each corner 42, 44, 46, and 48 to completely enclose the platform 16. It does not have to be surrounded by.

  1-5 again, the sidewall 18 provides the container 28 with a plurality of opposing sides, such as, for example, opposing sides 52A, 52B and opposing sides 54A, 54B. In this regard, the term “opposite side” includes opposing corners such as corners 42 and 48 and corners 44 and 46. The container 28 has strap coupling fixtures 56A and 56B on opposite sides 52A and 52B, respectively. The strap connection fixtures 56A and 56B include D-rings 58A and 58B attached to the sidewall 18 by woven rings 60A and 60B, respectively.

  As described above, the side wall 18 defines four corners 42, 44, 46 and 48. The carrier 10 includes at least one but preferably two or more corner straps 62, 64. The corner straps 62, 64, which may also be referred to as diagonal straps, are preferably long elastic straps sewn to the side portions 18 and adjacent sides of the platform 16. The corner straps 62 and 64 further secure the display device to the carrier 10. Although straps over three or more corners are conceivable, corner straps (62 and 64) arranged on the longer side 54B are preferred for accommodating a notebook PC.

  The carrier of the present invention has at least one pair of opposing portions, each opposing portion having at least one fixture. For example, the carrier 10 has a fixture 56A on the side 52A and a fixture 56B on the opposite side 52B. As will be described further below, at least one set of connecting fixtures is distributed in opposing portions and suspended by straps 66 that hang around the user's shoulder or neck (as best shown in FIG. 2). Provides stability when lowered. The strap 66 has opposing ends 68A and 68B. Each end 68A and 68B of user strap 66 has swivel hooks 70A and 70B for engaging D-rings 58A and 58B, respectively.

  As best shown in FIGS. 1 and 6, the preferred embodiment of the present invention has a stabilizing strap 72 connected between the user strap 66 and the container 28. More particularly, the stabilization strap 72 extends through the rings 74, 76 sewn to the side wall 18 between the joints near each opposing end 68 </ b> A, 68 </ b> B of the user strap 66. As used herein, the term stability strap refers to a mechanical link, line, string, rope, cable or the like that is coupled between a main user strap 66 and a point on the container 28, such as an annulus 74. It refers to the analogs. The stability strap 72 is detachably connected to the user strap 66 by a snap-type coupling member 78. When the carrier 10 is used to support a notebook type computer 80 as shown in FIG. When the lid is opened, the weight of the notebook PC is unevenly distributed toward the rear screen side 82. The stabilizing strap link opposes this excess force toward the rear 54A of the carrier 10.

  The carrier 10 is hinged to the container 28 and has a cover 20 that is movable between a carrying case position (FIGS. 3 and 5) and a container opening position (FIGS. 1 and 4) in use. The cover 20 includes a main panel 84, a terminal end flap (flap) 86, and a hinge 90. The cover 20 is formed of the same material as that of the platform 16. Main panel 84 and flap 88 each include a rigid or semi-rigid insert wrapped in fabric. The upper side 92 of the main panel 84 preferably includes a padding between the fabric layer and the insert. Sewing 32 is used to attach the hinge portion 90 to the platform 16 and to attach both the hinge 90 and the flap 88 to the panel 84.

  The cover 20 is movably secured to the carrying case position (FIGS. 3, 5) and the open position (FIGS. 1, 4) using complementary fasteners 94 and 96 that can be removably engaged. These fasteners are available from Velcro Industries B.I. V. (Manchester, New Hampshire) and other retailers are available on the market under the name “VELCRO”. These coupling members have a region having a plurality of fibers in the form of small loops (ie, piles) and a plurality of relatively stiff fibers in the form of small hooks, also referred to herein as multi-small hook pads. Includes area. This small hook region can also be referred to as a burr.

  The lower side 36 of the platform 16 has an elongated pile region 94 and the flap 88 has a complementary elongated hook region 96. In the carrying case position (FIGS. 3 and 5), the cover 20 extends over the container 28 and the flap 88 covers the side 54B so that the regions 94 and 96 engage. In the use position (FIGS. 1 and 4), the cover 20 and the flap 88 are folded back to allow the same coupling area 94,96.

  As shown in FIG. 1, the carrier 10 can include a centrally located clamping strap 98 to further secure the display device 12 in the container 28. The fastening tool 98 is movable from a position (FIG. 1) covering the container 28 to a storage position covering the cover 20. When covering the cover 20, the clamp 98 acts as an additional safety device that holds the cover 20 in the folded position. The fasteners 98 have on each side a small Velcro hook member 100 that engages with the pile member 102 (FIG. 1) of the container 28 when deployed and engages with the pile member 104 (FIG. 4) of the cover 20 when retracted.

  In order to increase stability when the display device 12 is in use and the carrier 10 is worn by the user (as shown in FIG. 2), the strap fasteners 56A, 56B are preferably each of the opposing sides. Positioned toward the central portion of 52A, 52B. This positioning to the center acts to increase the stability when the carrier 10 is in the use position, but may cause instability when the carrier 10 is in the carrying case position. In order to prevent the carrier 10 from wobbling or overturning when suspended on the strap 66 in the carrying case position, the present invention provides a secondary strap fixture 104 on each side 52A, 52B. . A secondary strap fastener (preferably snap projection) 104 removably receives a coupling piece (preferably snap recess) 106 at both ends 68A, 68B of strap 66. As shown, the stability strap 72 and secondary fixture 104 share the same coupling piece 106 at both ends 68A, 68B of the strap 66. When coupled together, these secondary coupling members improve the stability of the carrier 10 when in the form of a carrying case (or handbag).

  Another important feature of the present invention is the stylus tie 108. A typical tablet PC provides the stylus 110 with write input on a display screen (eg, screen 14). The tether 108 includes a string portion 112 (attached to the container 28) and an elastic band 114 for gripping the stylus 110 attached to the string. The tie 108 prevents the stylus from being misplaced.

  Shown in FIG. 9 is another embodiment of the present invention. The carrier 210 includes a clamp 213 for further fixing a display device such as the tablet PC 12. Figures 10 and 11 show a preferred clamping mechanism. Such a latch-type clamp mechanism is preferable, but a spring biased clamp 319 as shown in FIG. 12 is also conceivable.

  Returning to FIGS. 1-6 and in more general terms, the present invention is intended to have the tablet computer 12 in a normal portable state (ie, an attempt to remove the tablet 12 from the case 10 only). In the tablet mode (FIG. 2), the screen is exposed so that the computer 12 can be used without removing it from the case, regardless of how the case is carried. Describe one or more new means that can be safely and securely held in the handbag 10.

  What is disclosed is that when the computer is in tablet mode, a wide surface 84 (typically about 8.5 inches × 11 inches) that covers the surface of the screen 14 is another wide (8.5 inches × 11 inches). 11 inches) can be folded underneath the surface 16 and held snugly so that the tablet computer is exposed for use by snap, velcro or some other means Computer case 10.

  The wide surfaces 16, 92 are formed of canvas, synthetic material, cotton or utility material with plywood and rugged plastic plate inserts to provide protection against penetrating impacts. The wide surfaces 16, 92 and the plywood / sturdy plastic board are slightly larger than the actual computer tablet 12, thereby absorbing a slight drop impact.

  The reinforcing plate (gusset) 18, ie, the material that covers the narrow width of the tablet computer 12 that is approximately 1-2 inches wide, is preferably a strong stretchable material such as a wide elastic band or neoprene. The gusset 18 is a pedestal or back wide surface of the computer case 10 in a manner that provides the closest possible fit around the width of the computer so that the computer 12 is pressed into place inside the gusset 18 and the case. 16 are stitched together. The gusset 18 itself is solid enough to hold the computer 12 very firmly, and the gusset 18 has an elastic-type material that encloses the width of the computer extending over its end, and further includes a computer screen 14. (See FIG. 1) is at least 1/4 inch wider than the width of the tablet computer 12 so that it extends slightly over a large surface. This elastic gusset 18 fits very comfortably and provides significant safety against the computer 12 falling from the case 10, but adds elements 62, 64 to ensure that the tablet computer 12 does not fall It is still useful to do.

  Together with these additional elements, the elastic gusset 18 represents an innovative feature unique to the present invention.

  Several different mechanisms are identified herein so that the tablet computer 18 can be held in the case 10 alone or in combination with each other. The general tablet computer 12 has a room of approximately 1/2 inch around the tablet screen 14. Accordingly, any element 26 that extends over the wide surface 14 beyond the end of the computer 12 is preferably limited to approximately 1/4 inch on any side. Each tablet computer has a variety of designs that allow functional buttons and indicators to be placed in effective locations on this 1/2 inch ground. Thus, any additional elements used to help secure the tablet computer in place take into account these computer buttons and indicators and avoid obstructing or preventing these computer features. It is preferable that they are arranged as described above. Several additional elements are considered alone or in combination.

  Elastic straps 62, 64 hold the computer 12 in place and prevent the computer from slipping off the gusset 18 (see FIG. 1), at two or more corners 42, 44 across the gussets. 18 can be sewn diagonally.

  The two or three side yokes can be sewn to the upper edge of the gusset so that the entire outer edge of the computer screen is covered by a substantially thin yoke so that the computer is held in place in the gusset and case. it can. Velcro can be placed on the inside of the 3 or 4 sides of the gusset and / or on the inside of the large surface on which the computer tablet is placed. Complementary Velcro strips can be provided to the user when the user purchases the case so that the user can attach the strips to the sides or underside of the computer. Thus, when the user pushes the computer into place, the computer is held firmly by a sufficiently stiff gusset and Velcro strip.

  A small fastener 213 substantially resembling a notebook binder, when the computer 12 is rigidly secured to the plywood of the lower wide panel 18 (8.5 inches x 11 inches), the computer 12 has a neoprene / elastic gusset 18 Allows the owner to lock the computer 12 in place when placed inside. Then, the compression lever 221 is pressed and firmly fixed at a predetermined position, and pressure is applied to the computer so as to hold the computer at the predetermined position. Similar to the notebook binder, when the small lever 221 is pushed down to release the fastener 213, the tablet computer 12 is released and can be removed from the case 10 (see FIGS. 9 to 11).

  A spring-loaded metal clamp 319 coated with rubber or other material to soften contact with the computer surface is placed on the coil spring inside the neoprene gusset 18 with a force of 5-10 lbs. Platform) 316 (8.5 "x 11") can be riveted. Thus, the owner must have a flexible spring clamp in place inside the neoprene cuff / gusset 18 so that the computer 12 is held by both the neoprene 18 and the spring clamp 319 (FIG. 12). The computer 12 can be placed under the arm 323.

  Each of these mechanisms can have a positive impact, and the result when used individually or in combination is a novel means by which the owner of the tablet computer can control the computer in the computer case. Can be used standing, sitting or walking.

  Referring to FIG. 13, the carrier 10 is optional but a system for holding or otherwise storing the user strap 66 when the carrier 10 is in the form of a carrying case and the user strap 66 is not in use. It is preferable to contain. Accordingly, the carrier 10 can include a retaining strap 118 for retaining the user strap 66 (or other strap) on the carrier 10.

  Preferred embodiments of this invention are disclosed herein, including the best mode known to the inventors for carrying out the invention. Variations of these preferred embodiments will become apparent to those skilled in the art upon reading the above description. The inventor expects those skilled in the art to adopt these variations as appropriate, and the inventor intends the invention to be implemented differently than specifically described herein. is doing. Accordingly, this invention includes all modifications and equivalents of the subject matter recited in the claims appended hereto as permitted by applicable law. Moreover, any combination of the above-described elements in all possible variations thereof is encompassed by the invention unless otherwise indicated herein or otherwise clearly contradicted by text.

The perspective view of the carrier according to this invention of the open state in which tablet PC was loaded. It is a perspective view of a computer user wearing the carrier of the present invention, and is a perspective view showing the carrier in use. The perspective view of the carrier in the aspect of a carrying case. The side front view of the carrier in the use position where the stability strap is arranged. FIG. 6 is a side elevation view of a carrier in the form of a carrying case with a user strap attached to a secondary fixture. FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a carrier according to the present invention in use with a notebook PC loaded with a stabilizing strap in place. FIG. 6 is a perspective view of a carrier according to another embodiment of the present invention in which the side wall is a perforated mesh material. FIG. 4 is a simplified schematic diagram of a carrier according to another embodiment of the present invention having a gap in the sidewall. The carrier according to another embodiment of the present invention, wherein the container has a clamp for securing the display device. The perspective view of the clamp of the apparatus shown by an open state. The perspective view of the clamp of the apparatus shown by a clamped state. FIG. 3 is a simplified schematic diagram illustrating a platform portion having a spring-loaded clamp. FIG. 6 is a side elevation view of a carrier with optional elements.

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  1. A platform having an inner portion and an outer portion;
    A carrier suitable for supporting a tablet computer comprising a sidewall extending from the outer portion,
    A carrier characterized in that the platform and the side wall cooperate to define an open top container adapted to receive the tablet computer, the container having at least two opposing portions.
  2.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is inclined toward the inner portion.
  3.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is configured to overlap an outer edge portion of an upper surface of the tablet computer.
  4.   The carrier of claim 1, wherein the sidewall has a substantially concave cross section facing the inner portion.
  5.   The carrier of claim 1, wherein the side wall substantially surrounds the inner portion.
  6.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is made of an elastic material.
  7.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is made of a polychloroprene material.
  8.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is made of a compressible material.
  9.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is made of a material with holes.
  10.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall has a holed portion.
  11.   The carrier of claim 1, wherein the sidewall defines at least one corner, and the carrier further comprises a corner strap for securing the tablet computer.
  12.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the side wall is attached to the platform by sewing.
  13.   The carrier of claim 1 further comprising a strap fastener on each opposing side of the container.
  14.   The carrier according to claim 13, further comprising a user strap removably attached to the strap fixture.
  15.   15. The carrier of claim 14, further comprising a stabilizing strap connected between the user strap and the container, whereby the platform is stabilized in a horizontal direction with respect to an upright user.
  16.   14. The carrier of claim 13, further comprising a secondary strap fixture on each opposing side of the container.
  17.   The carrier according to claim 13, wherein the strap fixture is a D-ring attached to the side wall.
  18.   The carrier according to claim 1, further comprising a cover movably attached to the container.
  19.   The carrier according to claim 18, wherein the cover is sewn to the platform.
  20.   19. The cover according to claim 18, wherein the cover is movable between a closed case position where the upper open container is covered and a use position where the upper open container is accessible. Career.
  21.   21. A carrier according to claim 20, wherein the cover is secured in a use position by a small hook-pile system.
  22.   19. A carrier according to claim 18 wherein the cover has a terminal flap with a fastener.
  23.   The carrier according to claim 1, wherein the container has a vent hole.
  24.   24. The carrier of claim 23, wherein the vent is an opening defined in the platform or the side wall.
  25.   25. A carrier according to claim 24, wherein the vent is a perforated portion of the platform.
  26.   The carrier of claim 1, wherein the platform is substantially rectangular.
  27.   The carrier according to claim 1, further comprising a stylus tether attached to the container.
  28. A platform having an inner portion and an outer portion;
    A carrier suitable for supporting a portable display device comprising a side wall extending from the outer portion,
    The platform and the sidewall cooperate to define a top open container adapted to receive the display device, the container having at least two opposing sides;
    A carrier that is stretchable so that the side wall overlaps with an outer edge portion of an upper surface of the display device.
  29.   29. The carrier of claim 28, wherein the side wall substantially surrounds the inner portion.
  30.   29. The carrier of claim 28, wherein the side wall substantially surrounds the platform.
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