WO2012019105A3 - Holding a personal digital assistant - Google Patents

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WO2012019105A3
WO2012019105A3 PCT/US2011/046755 US2011046755W WO2012019105A3 WO 2012019105 A3 WO2012019105 A3 WO 2012019105A3 US 2011046755 W US2011046755 W US 2011046755W WO 2012019105 A3 WO2012019105 A3 WO 2012019105A3
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holding
pda
personal digital
digital assistant
user
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PCT/US2011/046755
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Scott T. Baker
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Baker Scott T
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Priority to US12/876,720 priority
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Publication of WO2012019105A2 publication Critical patent/WO2012019105A2/en
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45CPURSES; LUGGAGE; HAND CARRIED BAGS
    • A45C11/00Receptacles for purposes not provided for in groups A45C1/00 - A45C9/00
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45FTRAVELLING OR CAMP EQUIPMENT: SACKS OR PACKS CARRIED ON THE BODY
    • A45F5/00Holders or carriers for hand articles; Holders or carriers for use while travelling or camping
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45CPURSES; LUGGAGE; HAND CARRIED BAGS
    • A45C13/00Details; Accessories
    • A45C13/10Arrangement of fasteners
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45CPURSES; LUGGAGE; HAND CARRIED BAGS
    • A45C13/00Details; Accessories
    • A45C13/30Straps; Bands
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45CPURSES; LUGGAGE; HAND CARRIED BAGS
    • A45C11/00Receptacles for purposes not provided for in groups A45C1/00 - A45C9/00
    • A45C2011/003Receptacles for purposes not provided for in groups A45C1/00 - A45C9/00 for portable computing devices, e.g. laptop, tablet, netbook, game boy, navigation system, calculator
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45CPURSES; LUGGAGE; HAND CARRIED BAGS
    • A45C13/00Details; Accessories
    • A45C13/10Arrangement of fasteners
    • A45C2013/1015Arrangement of fasteners of hook and loop type
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A45HAND OR TRAVELLING ARTICLES
    • A45FTRAVELLING OR CAMP EQUIPMENT: SACKS OR PACKS CARRIED ON THE BODY
    • A45F2200/00Details not otherwise provided for in A45F
    • A45F2200/05Holder or carrier for specific articles
    • A45F2200/0525Personal portable computing devices, e.g. laptop, tablet, netbook, game boy, navigation system, calculator

Abstract

Among other things, a device that helps a user in holding a personal digital assistant (PDA) includes at least one sleeve sized to receive at least one of the user's fingers, and a mechanism to attach the sleeve to the PDA in an orientation to permit the user to hold the PDA by placing the finger in the sleeve while permitting the user to manipulate a function of the PDA with another finger of thumb.
PCT/US2011/046755 2010-08-06 2011-08-05 Holding a personal digital assistant WO2012019105A2 (en)

Priority Applications (4)

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US37121310P true 2010-08-06 2010-08-06
US61/371,213 2010-08-06
US12/876,720 2010-09-07
US12/876,720 US20120031937A1 (en) 2010-08-06 2010-09-07 Holding a personal digital assistant

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WO2012019105A2 WO2012019105A2 (en) 2012-02-09
WO2012019105A3 true WO2012019105A3 (en) 2012-04-19

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