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361 - Electricity: electrical systems and devices

361600000 - HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS

361679000 - For electronic systems and devices

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
361809000 With discrete structure or support 80
361810000 Plural mounting or support 33
361808000 Mounting pad 25
361811000 With passive components 23
361812000 With particular insulation 4
20090154133Unified control switch module for vehicles - A unified control switch module includes a printed circuit board, a waterproof pad, and one or more knobs. The printed circuit board includes switches and light-emitting elements mounted thereon. The waterproof pad is coupled to the printed circuit board, and is provided with first protrusions, which are formed at respective locations that correspond to the switches, and second protrusions having respective through-holes, which are formed at respective locations that correspond to the light-emitting elements. The knobs are located on the waterproof pad, and are provided with respective lower ends, which are formed to extend outwards from the through-holes.06-18-2009
20090097222Electrical Subassembly Comprising a Protective Sheathing - The present invention relates to an electrical assembly (04-16-2009
20080259585ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - An electronic apparatus includes a substrate, electronic components mounted on the substrate, an antenna mounted on the substrate, and a resin material containing a dielectric constant adjusting material added therein, and sealing the electronic components and the antenna.10-23-2008
20090027868Structure for Mounting Indicator Unit on Electronic Apparatus - This structure for mounting an indicator unit on an electronic apparatus includes an indicator unit including a wiring board and a lens member having a first pressing portion pressing a first surface of the wiring board and a housing of an electronic apparatus, mounted with the indicator unit, including a second pressing portion pressing a second surface of the wiring board. The wiring board is so held between the first pressing portion of the lens member and the second pressing portion of the housing as to be fixed.01-29-2009
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20130044454ANGLE ADJUSTABLE DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC DISPLAY UNIT USING THE SAME - The instant disclosure relates to an angle adjustable device, which includes: a base having a fixing member disposed thereon, where the fixing member has a fixing surface; a switch mechanism having a locking ring, a first gear, and a second gear, while at least one block protrudes from the inner surface of the locking ring, with the first gear having a contact incline slidingly abutted by the block, where the contact incline is defined with a first end and a second end, where the first gear is received by the locking ring and capable of meshing with the second gear; and a rotator having at least one connecting member connected to the second gear. The instant disclosure also discloses an electronic display unit using the same.02-21-2013
20130044453MOUNTING APPARATUS FOR POWER SUPPLY - An assembly comprises a chassis and a power supply installed on the chassis. The chassis comprises a bottom panel and a rear panel located on the bottom panel. A supporting plate is located on the bottom panel. The rear panel defines a through hole. A limiting piece and a positioning piece are located on the rear panel. The power supply is placed on the supporting plate. The power supply comprises a rear wall and two sidewalls located on two opposite sides of the rear wall. The rear wall defines an installation hole. A first distance between the limiting piece and the positioning piece is substantially equal to a second distance between the two sidewalls. The installation hole is aligned with the through hole when the power supply is located between the limiting piece and the positioning piece.02-21-2013
20130044451ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH ELECTROMAGNETIC SHIELDING FUNCTION - An electronic device includes a housing, a fixed frame, a plurality of conductive foam pieces, and a display panel. The fixed frame is assembled and received within the housing. The fixed frame defines a plurality of fixing grooves adjacent to a periphery of the fixed frame. The conductive foam pieces are assembled within the fixing grooves of the fixed frame, respectively, and are coplanar with the fixed frame. The display panel is flatly mounted on the fixed frame and received within the housing together with the fixed frame. The periphery of the display panel tightly contacts with the conductive foam pieces.02-21-2013
20090034223Electronic device housing assembly - An electronic device, comprising a housing assembly comprising a wall and stiffener, the stiffener having a plurality of apertures and bonded to at least a portion of the wall.02-05-2009
20120162951BATTERY-MOUNTING STRUCTURE - According to one embodiment, a battery-mounting structure includes a first housing, a second housing including a display device including a display screen, a hinge configured to attach the second housing to the first housing rotatably between a first position in which the display screen is covered with the first housing and a second position in which the display screen is exposed, and a battery configured to be attached to the first housing and including a recess configured to accommodate a part of the second housing in the second position.06-28-2012
20120162950ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a housing, a plurality of bolts, a plurality of support members and a display screen. The housing is curved. The plurality of bolts are separately fixed to the bottom plate and received within the housing. The plurality of support members are assembled to the top ends of the plurality of bolts and are individually adjustable as to the height of their fixing location, so that all of the support members can be adjusted to be positioned on the same horizontal plane. The display screen is assembled within the housing, and supported by the plurality of support members.06-28-2012
20130044452CHIP CARD HOLDING MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A portable electronic device includes a housing and a chip card holding mechanism assembled within the housing. The housing defines a mounting slot and an unlocking hole adjacent to the mounting slot. The chip card holding mechanism includes a bracket and a receiving tray detachably assembled within the bracket via an unlocking assembly. The receiving tray includes a tray body, an operating portion formed at one end of the tray body, and a resisting block that is trapezoidal shaped and formed on the operating portion. The unlocking assembly includes an ejecting member and a pushing member assembled on one side of the bracket. The ejecting member includes a base body, an ejecting end and an ejecting portion. The ejecting portion resists against the resisting block, thereby locking the receiving tray within the bracket. The pushing member assembled to bracket and slidably resists against the ejecting end of the ejecting member.02-21-2013
20110188221Extended player - An extended player, which, after establishing a signal connection with a multimedia player, is able to play back multimedia files through built-in speakers or a display unit to achieve better image and sound effectiveness. The present invention uses a rotary table or a slide rail to enable rotation of a multimedia player to an applicable operating angle, thereby substantially increasing convenience when operating a multimedia player.08-04-2011
20080259583Chip Module and Method for Producing a Chip Module - The invention pertains to a chip module for producing contactless chip cards with a chip carrier that is provided with inner and outer contacts on a substrate, wherein the inner contacts are bonded to terminal areas of a chip unit arranged on the chip carrier and the outer contacts serve for being bonded to an antenna, and wherein the chip unit is accommodated in a sandwich-like fashion between the substrate and a fiber-reinforced cover layer such that the cover layer is connected to the substrate adjacent to at least two opposite lateral edges of the chip unit, as well as to a method for producing a chip module.10-23-2008
20110194269CONNECTION ASSEMBLY WITH FRONT CABLING FOR AT LEAST ONE ITEM OF ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT IN AN AIRCRAFT - The invention relates to a connection assembly (08-11-2011
20110194267ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLY AND CASE THEREOF - This invention provides an electronic assembly and a case thereof. The electronic assembly is used in an electronic device and includes a first cover, a second cover, a plurality of components, a sealing element, and at least one fastening element. The second cover is connected with the first cover to define a containing space. The components are contained in the containing space. The sealing element is sandwiched between the first cover and the second cover and has conductive nonwoven fabric. The fastening element fastens the first cover and the second cover and compresses the conductive nonwoven fabric of the sealing element to allow the first cover to be electrically connected to the second cover. The sealing element with the conductive nonwoven fabric is disposed between the first cover and the second cover of the case in the invention for preventing the components from water and EMI.08-11-2011
20090122502DRIVE MODULARITY - A modular industrial drive system includes a base that receives one or more control modules as a face template. The control modules provide a set of functionalities to the drive system, and the face template serves as a user interface to the drive system. The drive system can include a power module and a control module which define desired functionalities for the system.05-14-2009
20090122501Control Device - The invention relates to a control device in a fluid environment with a housing, comprising a housing lid (05-14-2009
20100073897Electronic device - An electronic device includes: a board; a housing in which the board is disposed; and a cable passing through a path that at least partially extends along an inner wall of the housing, the cable having an end connected to the board. The electronic device further includes a cable holding section provided on an inner wall of the housing and located on the path, the cable holding section holding the cable while allowing the cable to move forward and backward along the path.03-25-2010
20130083506MULTI-LAYER TRANSPARENT STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE HOUSINGS - Transparent structures for portions of electronic device housings are disclosed. The transparent structures are formed from multiple layers of transparent (optically clear) materials. The multiple layers can include at least an outer glass layer and one or more other transparent layers that can be either glass or polymer layers. The multiple layers can be bonded together with one or more lamination layers. Accordingly, multi-layer transparent structures that are formed from multiple layers bonded together are able to be not only thin but also sufficiently strong and resistant to damage. The multi-layer transparent structures are well suited for use in consumer products, such as consumer electronic devices (e.g., portable electronic devices).04-04-2013
20130077280Electronic Arrangement and Method for Producing an Electronic Arrangement - An electronic arrangement (03-28-2013
20130077281CHIP ELEMENTS MOUNTED ON WIRES HAVING AN INCIPIENT BREAKING POINT - The invention relates to a chain including multiple microelectronic chip elements that are connected to a wire. The wire has notches that define preferred breaking points when the wire is subject to tensile stress. If the wire is conductive, the notches can be spread so that the length of the wire between a chip element and a notch is equal to the length of an antenna.03-28-2013
20130039027HOUSING ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS IN AUTOMOTIVE FUSES - Systems methods for housing electronics in an automobile, the system comprising including a set of electronic components and a connector configured to be attached to the set of electronic components, the connector being configured to connect to an automotive fuse box.02-14-2013
20130077279ELECTRICAL DEVICES MODULE FOR AN AVIONICS BAY - A module in the form of a pallet or a closed container includes a grouping together of the electrical devices in an avionics bay, in which the electrical devices are interconnected and attached so as to facilitate the mounting and thus limit the time it takes to mount the electrical devices in the avionics bay.03-28-2013
20130033845CHIP CARD HOLDING MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device includes a housing and a chip card holding mechanism assembled within the housing. The housing defines a mounting slot and an unlocking hole adjacent to the mounting slot. The chip card holding mechanism includes a support base assembled adjacent to the mounting slot, a receiving tray and an unlocking assembly. The receiving tray is slidably mounted on the support base and includes a tray body and an operating portion formed at one end of the tray body. The operating portion has a resisting surface. The unlocking assembly includes a cam body rotatably assembled to the housing and a driving member. The cam body forms a cam resisting portion resisting against the resisting surface of the receiving tray. The driving portion is inserted into the unlocking hole for driving the cam body to rotate thereby ejecting the receiving tray.02-07-2013
20130033844HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A FLEXIBLE DISPLAY - A handheld electronic device includes a housing, a flexible display associated with the housing, and an input portion linked to the flexible display. The input portion is movable relative to the housing between a first position and a second position. The flexible display has a first viewing area when the input portion is in the first position and a second viewing area when the input portion is in the second position. The second viewing area is smaller than the first viewing area.02-07-2013
20130033843BOARD LEVEL ELECTROMAGNETIC INTERFERENCE (EMI) SHIELDS INCLUDING RELEASABLY ATTACHED/DETACHABLE PICKUP MEMBERS - Disclosed herein are exemplary embodiments of shielding apparatus, which may be used for providing electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding to components on a substrate. An exemplary embodiment of a shielding apparatus generally includes a frame configured for installation to a substrate generally about one or more components on the substrate. A pickup member is integrally formed with and releasably attachable to the frame. The pickup member is configured to allow the pickup member and the frame to be picked up. The pickup member is detachable and completely separable from the frame.02-07-2013
20130077278Viscoelastic Material for Shock Protection in an Electronic Device - This invention is directed to reducing the effect of shocks on electronic device components. The electronic device component may be surrounded by a boundary element operative to deform in response to impacts. By deforming, the boundary element may be operative to absorb energy received by the shock or impact without passing the energy on to the electronic device component. To maximize the effectiveness of the boundary element over a range of different impacts (e.g., strong, instantaneous impacts and weak impacts over time), a viscoelastic material may be used. The characteristic properties of the viscoelastic material may be selected based on expected impacts to the electronic device component.03-28-2013
20130077277WATER RESISTANT ELECTROMECHANICAL PERSONAL BODY-CARE DEVICE - A handheld, electromechanical device useful in mammalian body-care includes a one-piece housing, a unitary insert, and a removable cover. The one-piece housing has a single opening defined by a rim. The rim circumscribes a rim area, and the one-piece housing has a projected area that is substantially larger than the rim area. The unitary insert is dimensioned to be insertable through the opening defined by the rim, and it has a frame having disposed thereon electromechanical elements interconnected in an electrical circuit. The cover is arranged and configured to close the opening of the one-piece housing.03-28-2013
20120206894JUNCTION BOX - A junction box includes a casing, plural wire-connecting elements, plural power converting units, a first conductive element and a second conductive element. The casing includes an entrance, a first power output terminal and a second power output terminal. The plural wire pairs are introduced into the casing through the entrance. The plural wire-connecting elements are disposed within the casing and connected with corresponding wire pairs. The plural power converting units are detachably connected with corresponding wire-connecting elements. The power converting units include respective first conductive parts and respective second conductive parts. The first conductive element is connected with the first conductive parts of the power converting units and the first power output terminal. The second conductive element is connected with the second conductive parts of the power converting units and the second power output terminal.08-16-2012
20130027898SURFACE CONTACT CARD HOLDER FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A holder for a surface contact card includes a tray and a sliding member. The tray defines a first receiving space and a second receiving space, the surface contact card is configured for being received in the first receiving space. The sliding member includes a main body and a handle portion, the main body is slidably received in the second receiving space, and the tray prevents the sliding member from accidentally moving out of the tray.01-31-2013
20130208437Field Device for Process Instrumentation - A field device for process instrumentation, i.e., a measuring transducer, actuator, or mobile operating device, which is suitable for use in explosion-prone areas. The field device is battery-driven and has at least one battery for supplying an electronic unit with energy. A battery compartment is constructed such that standard batteries can be inserted without the risk of spark formation. A corresponding design of a supply circuit ensures that the circuit can only be closed, for example, when closing the battery compartment once a lid is closed to the extent that the battery compartment meets the requirements for use in explosion-prone areas. The invention has the advantage that comparatively inexpensive standard batteries can be used and that the ignition protection is maintained during the entire battery switching process.08-15-2013
20120182708 ENCLOSURE FOR A CONDUCTOR OF ELECTRICITY, THE ENCLOSURE BEING PROVIDED WITH CURRENT SENSORS - A characteristic enclosure, configured to surround a linear conductor, includes at least one internal cavity for receiving at least one fiber optic sensor or current transformer sensor wound about the enclosure and giving a measurement of current. The cavity is closed except at openings of small size in the outer wall through which the sensors are inserted, or are removed to replace them, and through which they are connected to a measuring apparatus. The enclosure includes grooves arranged on its surface or in separate tubes for guiding and maintaining loops of the sensors. Advantageously, one of the walls of the enclosure extends the walls of the adjacent enclosures for a regular flow of current induced along the enclosure.07-19-2012
20120182707CONNECTING MEMBER FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A connecting member for a portable electronic device includes a central cylinder, a first flange portion, a second flange portion, a plurality of first clasps and a number of second clasps. The first flange portion and the second flange portion surround on the central cylinder. The first clasps extend from the first flange portion, and the second clasps extend from the second flange portion.07-19-2012
20130050974PORTABLE ELECTRONIC MODULE WITH BACK COVER CHANGING FUNCTION - A portable electronic module includes a bezel, a glass panel device, a first limiting member, a backlight device, a second limiting member, and a back cover. The glass panel device is fixed onto the bezel. The first limiting member is disposed at a first side of the glass panel device. The backlight device is disposed on the glass panel device. The second limiting member is disposed at a second side of the glass panel device for limiting the backlight device cooperatively with the first limiting member. The back cover covers the backlight device and is detachably connected to the bezel for containing the glass panel device and the backlight device cooperatively with the bezel.02-28-2013
20130050973MAGNETIC STAND FOR TABLET DEVICE - A magnetic stand for a tablet device is disclosed. The magnetic stand is configured to rigidly hold a portion of the tablet device in place and to shield the magnetic field from adversely affecting nearby devices susceptible to strong magnetic fields. The shielding portion of the magnetic stand allows for significant increases in magnetic field strength when compared to similarly configured, unshielded products.02-28-2013
20100134997CONTROL DEVICE HAVING A POSITION SENSOR - An electronic control device is described for controlling an automatic transmission, having a control circuit an integrated plug connector and an integrated position sensor in a housing, the position sensor including a stator and a rotor. In order to improve the production quality of the position sensor, the stator of the position sensor is enclosed by the material of the housing in a stationary manner.06-03-2010
20090310326CAM SHAPED HINGES - A hinge comprises a first member having a protrusion, wherein the protrusion has a cam profile shape; and a second member having a cavity operable to receive the protrusion, wherein a cam profile shape of the cavity corresponds to the cam profile shape of the protrusion such that, when the protrusion is in a first position, a gap is present between the second member and the protrusion and, when the protrusion is in a second position, substantially no gap is present between the second member and the protrusion.12-17-2009
20120218729MICROSHIELD ON STANDARD QFN PACKAGE - Shielded electronic packages may have metallic lead frames to connect an electromagnetic shield to ground. In one embodiment, a metallic lead frame of the electronic package and a surface of the metallic lead frame defines a component area for attaching an electronic component. The metallic lead frame includes a metallic structure associated with the component area that may have a grounding element for connecting to ground and one or more signal connection elements, such as signal leads, for transmitting input and output signals. The electromagnetic shield connects to the metallic lead frame to safely connect to ground while maintaining the signal connection elements isolated from the shield.08-30-2012
20120218731HEAT SOURCE UNIT - According to one embodiment, a heat source unit apparatus includes an electric component box that is disposed in a housing, a power supply cable and a communication cable being inserted into the electric component box from an outside of the housing, a metallic electric cable cover member that is interposed between the electric component box and the housing, a power supply cable hole and a communication cable hole being made in one side surface of the housing, the power supply cable and the communication cable being covered with a cable cover member, and a partition plate that is provided in the cable cover member to partition the electric cable cover member into a region where the power supply cable is accommodated and a region where the communication cable is accommodated.08-30-2012
20130058066ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device comprises two printer sections which are arranged in parallel and include a paper storage section and print onto a recording paper hold in the paper storage section and two display sections which are arranged at the position where the transfer of the recording paper into and from the two printer sections is not impeded when the recording paper is changed, and is located at a position between the two printer sections, wherein the widths of the two display sections are each not greater than the width of the two printers arranged in parallel.03-07-2013
20130058065DOCKING STATION FOR TELEVISION RECEIVER, STAND, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, a docking station for a television receiver includes a support, a first connector, and a protruding portion. The support is configured to be attachably and detachably connected to a television receiver comprising a housing in which a display device is housed, and to support the housing. The first connector is configured to be electrically connected to a second connector of the television receiver. The protruding portion is configured to protrude from the support to support the support, and to enable an angle of a display screen of the display device to be set variably.03-07-2013
20130058064ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CLEANING MECHANISM CAPABLE OF CLEANING DISPLAY PANEL THEREOF - An electronic device with a cleaning mechanism that is capable of cleaning a display panel thereof is provided. The electronic device includes a display panel, a main portion, a hinge structure, a sliding device, and a first spring. The hinge structure includes a fixing portion, a rotating portion having a first contact surface, and a spring holder having a second contact surface. When the rotating portion rotates on the fixing portion, the first contact surface contacts the second contact surface and presses against the spring holder so that it rotates with the rotating portion. The sliding device includes a cleaning material contacting the display panel. Two end portions of the first spring are respectively fixed to the spring holder and the sliding device. When the spring holder stretches the first spring to move the sliding device, the cleaning material cleans the display panel.03-07-2013
20130058063EXPANDABLE MOBILE DEVICE - In embodiments of an expandable mobile device, the device includes first and second housing parts that slide-engage relative to each other to extend and retract the device. The expandable mobile device includes a flexible display that extends from an interior of the expandable mobile device as the second housing part slides out from the first housing part. The flexible display also retracts into the interior of the expandable mobile device as the second housing part slides into the first housing part. Rollers are integrated in the first housing part and bend the flexible display around a fixed radius to position a first section of the flexible display approximately parallel to a second section of the flexible display in a retracted position of the expandable mobile device.03-07-2013
20120188739ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CARD HOLDER - An electronic device includes a card holder for receiving a chip card, and a housing defining a receiving groove for receiving the card holder. The card holder includes a fixing member and a receiving base positioned on the fixing member. The fixing member includes a base plate and a side wall substantially perpendicularly extending from an end of the base plate. The base plate forms a first positioning bar and a second positioning bar substantially parallel to each other, and the second positioning bar defines a positioning cutout. The receiving base is positioned on the fixing member. The receiving base forms a positioning hook, and the positioning hook has a locking protrusion engaging in the positioning cutout of the second positioning bar. The positioning hook is capable of being deformed to make the locking portion disengage from the positioning cutout.07-26-2012
20120224347VIDEO DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, a video display device includes a housing, a display device, a rotating support portion, and a support portion. The housing includes a first wall with a first opening and a second wall located opposite the first wall. The display device is housed in the housing and includes a display screen exposed from the first opening. The rotating support portion rotatably supports the display device. The support portion includes a first end to be placed, a second end located opposite the first end and connected to the rotating support portion, a linking portion extending between a first position close to the first wall and a second position close to the second wall, and a second opening between the first end and the second end. The support portion supports the rotating support portion to be apart from a plane where the video display device is placed.09-06-2012
20130063922Portable Electronic Device Sanitizer - A personal electronic device (PED) sanitization device comprises a compartment configured to receive a PED and a sanitization module configured to emit electro-optical (EO) radiation into the interior of the compartment. The compartment may comprise a support member configured to maintain the PED at a particular position and/or orientation. The support member may be transparent to the EO radiation, such that the entire surface of the PED can be irradiated. The device may further comprise an acoustic conduit to allow sounds generated by the PED to be transmitted outside of the compartment. The conduit may be configured to prevent EO radiation from leaking into the environment.03-14-2013
20130063921SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE - A spring washer sandwiched between flat washers is interposed between a land on one surface of a printed circuit board of a control board part and an attachment plate, and a screw is inserted from the other surface of the printed circuit board through a substrate through hole extending through the printed circuit board, one of the flat washers, the spring washer, and the other flat washer and is screwed into a screw hole formed in the attachment plate, thereby fixing the attachment plate to the printed circuit board.03-14-2013
20130063920ELECTRONIC DEVICE DISPLAY ALIGNMENT SYSTEM - A display alignment system aligns an internal display device with an outer cover glass such that planes defined by both are substantially parallel. A subject electronic device includes an outer housing having a back portion and multiple mounting bosses, a transparent display cover coupled to the outer housing, a display device disposed between the back portion and the display cover, and mounting brackets coupling the display device to the mounting bosses. The exact positions of the mounting brackets are adjusted to compensate for the specific dimensions of the mounting bosses, outer housing and/or display device, which is done using a separate assembly fixture having spring-loaded and locking pins to record individual mounting boss heights. Recorded boss heights are used to position the mounting brackets on sides of the display device so that the combination thereof is customized for the recorded outer housing and mounting bosses.03-14-2013
20090009981ELECTRONIC PART EQUIPPED UNIT - An electronic part equipped unit includes a case body that includes a first recess portion for containing an electronic part and a second recess portion for containing a relay terminal which is connected to the electronic part, a wire side terminal to which a middle portion of a wire is attached, and a cover member to which the wire side terminal is attached. The wire side terminal is brought into contact with the relay terminal when the cover member to which the wire side terminal is attached is fitted to the second recess portion of the case body. A positioning rib for restricting the relay terminal is provided on a bottom portion of the second recess portion of the cover body. The wire side terminal has a rib contact portion. A projection amount of the positioning rib is set so that the rib contact portion is brought into contact with the positioning rib when the cover member is fitted to the second recess portion of the case body in a state that the wire side terminal is not completely attached to the cover member.01-08-2009
20090009980CAPACITOR WITH DIRECT DC CONNECTION TO SUBSTRATE - A subcomponent is provided for a power inverter module. The apparatus comprises a capacitor having a terminal and integrated into a housing. A substrate is mounted on the housing. The substrate incorporates a power semiconductor switch and has at least one direct current (DC) tab. The direct current tab is directly connected to the terminal of the capacitor.01-08-2009
20120113611VIEWABLE SURFACE HAVING UNOTICEABLE SMUDGES05-10-2012
20110019385Arrangement System - An arrangement system composed of a plurality of electrical/electronic components particularly of a voltage converter device of a power supply system for use in oil/natural gas production composed of at least one support member that is provided on at least one side with a surrounded accommodating recess, a circuit carrier which is arranged in the accommodating recess and electrically connected to the components, and a holding member fixing the circuit carrier and/or the components in the accommodating recess. An insulating material is arranged at least in part between the circuit carrier and/or components and the support member. Such an arrangement system permits an adequate electrical insulation of the corresponding components and optionally also of the circuit carrier in relation to the support member together with an adequately high heat conduction. At the same time an arrangement system for components is provided that is mechanically stable and permits a good electrical insulation of the components with heat transfer to the outside with respect to the arrangement system.01-27-2011
20120236527SUPPORT APPARATUS AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE EMPLOYING SUPPORT APPARATUS - An exemplary support assembly is provided for supporting an electronic device on a supporting surface. The support assembly includes a shell receiving the electronic device, and a back-support. The shell defines an elongated sliding rail. The back-support includes a prop stand, and a prop seat slidable in the sliding rail. One side of the prop stand is rotatably engaged in the prop seat and serves as a spindle. The other sides of the prop stand are thus movable between a folded position substantially coplanar with the prop seat and a supporting position angled relative to the prop seat. When the other sides of the prop stand are in the supporting position, a tilt angle of the electronic device on the supporting surface is adjustable by sliding the prop seat in the sliding rail.09-20-2012
20120236526STRENGTHENING VARIABLE THICKNESS GLASS - Apparatus, systems and methods for increasing the strength of glass are disclosed. The use of multi-bath chemical processing for a glass article can facilitate controlled chemical strengthening. Through multi-bath (or multi-step) chemical processing, differing levels of strengthening can be achieved for different portion of glass articles. The multi-bath chemical processing can be achieved through the use of successive chemical baths. Accordingly, glass articles that have undergone multi-bath chemical processing are able to be not only thin but also sufficiently strong and resistant to damage. The strengthened glass articles are well suited for use in consumer products, such as consumer electronic devices (e.g., portable electronic devices). In one embodiment, the glass member can pertain to a glass cover for a housing of an electronic device.09-20-2012
20130163219CONTAINER FOR ACCOMMODATING CABLE THEREIN AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE ASSEMBLY WITH SAME - An exemplary container for accommodating a cable of an electronic device includes a base, a cover, a winder rotatably connected to the base, a transmission piece fasten to the winder, and a driving apparatus fixed on the cover and engaging with the transmission piece. The cover is placed on the base to cover the winder and defines a receiving space in cooperation with the base to receive the winder. The driving apparatus includes a trigger. The trigger generates a shift signal to the driving apparatus each time the trigger is pressed. The driving apparatus drives the winder to rotate via the transmission piece for winding up the cable on the winder according to the shift signal.06-27-2013
20090116207Method for micro component self-assembly - A method for micro-component self-assembly is disclosed. An embodiment self-assembly method provides a substrate with an interconnect, and a micro-device having a corresponding interconnect that is arranged for engagement with the interconnect of the substrate during the self-assembly process. A method for fabricating a micro-device for micro-component self-assembly with a substrate and a method for fabricating a substrate for micro-component self-assembly with a micro-device are also disclosed.05-07-2009
20120026711ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH POWER SUPPLY - An electronic device includes a chassis, a power supply secured to the chassis adjacent to a rear wall of the chassis, a switch cable, a first cable clamp mounted to the chassis adjacent to an opening defined in a front wall of the chassis. The power supply includes an input connector, by which the power supply electrically connected to a power source. The switch cable includes a first connector electrically coupled to the input connector of the power supply, and a second connector exposed through the opening of the front wall to be electrically coupled to the power source. The first cable clamp retains the transforming cable in the chassis.02-02-2012
20110279993Display Device - A display device includes a body, a support, and a first elastic unit. The support is rotatably disposed on a back side of the body and has a first slip stopper. The first elastic unit is pivotally connected to the body and the support. The display device is supported on the a working surface by a bottom of the body and the first slip stopper. The first elastic unit generates an elastic force to pull the support toward the body when the first slip stopper moves away from the working surface.11-17-2011
20110279992Electronic Apparatus and Method for Connecting Electronic Device - Electronic devices which are selected by a user are coupled together through a coupler to provide a portable electronic apparatus. At least one of the electronic devices is provided with a pair of first connection terminal groups whose polarities are symmetric with respect to one rotation axis. The coupler is provided with a second connection terminal group. In addition, since the electronic device is detachable from the spindle through the coupler, the electronic device can be coupled to the coupler after the electronic device is reversed by the rotation about one rotation axis. A plurality of electronic devices can be connected to each other through the first connection terminal group and the second connection terminal group of the coupler.11-17-2011
20130163218COMMUNICATIONS BLADED PANEL SYSTEMS - A fiber panel system includes a chassis and at least blades configured to mount to the chassis. Each blade is moveable relative to the chassis between a retracted (closed) position and at least one extended position. Each blade may be locked into one or more positions relative to the chassis using one or more latching arrangements. Each latching arrangement includes two flexible arms. A stop member is disposed at a distal end of each flexible arm.06-27-2013
20130021770ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH BUTTON - An electronic device includes a panel, a base, a button, and a balance bar. The panel defines an opening. The base is fixed to a rear side of the panel. A switch and a resilient resisting portion are mounted to a front surface of the base. The button is sandwiched between the panel and the base. The button is partially received in the opening. Two pivot portions are formed a rear side of the button. The balance bar includes a first bar abutting against the resisting portion, two second bars respectively extending from opposite ends of the first bar, and two feet respectively extending from distal ends of the second bars to pivotably connect the pivot portions. When the button is pressed, the balance bar restricts the button to just move linearly to the switch.01-24-2013
20090310327MOBILE ACTUATING DEVICE - The invention relates to a mobile actuating device (12-17-2009
20090310325PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SEARCHING BUS ROUTE INFORMATION THEREOF - A portable electronic device includes a positioning module, a memory, a searching module, and a display module. The positioning module is used for receiving positioning signals and determining a current position of the portable electronic device according to the positioning signals. The memory is used for storing electronic map information, bus route information, and mapping relations between the electronic map information and the bus route information. The searching module is used for searching the nearest bus station corresponding to the current position of the portable electronic device and bus routes that goes to the nearest bus station in the memory. The display module is used for displaying the nearest bus station and the bus routes that goes to the nearest bus station on the electronic map.12-17-2009
20120081874CURVED DISPLAY MODULE AND DISPLAY DEVICE - The invention discloses a curved display module and a display device. The curved display module includes an enclosure, at least one opening, a flexible display panel and an Optical Clear Adhesive (OCA) layer. There is a first curved surface inside the enclosure. A cavity is formed within the enclosure. The at least one opening are disposed on at least one edge of the enclosure and connected to the cavity. The flexible display panel is disposed on the first curved surface in the cavity. The OCA layer is disposed within the cavity. The OCA layer directly covers the flexible display panel.04-05-2012
20110286196FIXING MEMBER FOR FIXING BLINDFOLD PLATE AND METHOD OF FIXING BLINDFOLD PLATE - A fixing member for fixing a blindfold plate to a support post where a fixing hole is formed, the fixing member includes: a deformation portion that is attached to the blindfold plate, and is inserted in to the fixing hole while being deformed and stays in the fixing hole in a deformed condition when the blindfold plate is fixed to the support post.11-24-2011
20110286195ELECTRONIC SHELF LABEL, INFORMATION DISPLAY PANEL, AND INFORMATION DISPLAY METHOD - Supporting force for an information display panel is increased to reduce troubles such as displacement and removal of the panel, and attachment and detachment of the information display panel are facilitated. An electronic shelf label (11-24-2011
20110299260ELECTRONIC DEVICE ENCLOSURE AND POWER SUPPLY THEREOF - An electrical device enclosure includes a front panel, a power supply and a switch assembly mounted on the front panel. The power supply includes an alternating current (AC) plug and a power circuit. The AC plug is used to receive an AC voltage. The power circuit is used to convert the AC voltage from the AC plug into a direct current voltage. The switch assembly is connected between the AC plug and the power circuit to turn on/off a connection between the AC plug and the power circuit.12-08-2011
20110141713HYBRID SERVICE DEVICE AND SYSTEM - A hybrid service device, which can be embedded in a wall, includes a control module disposed on a first circuit board, a transmission functional module disposed on a second circuit board, and a service module disposed on a third circuit board. The control module includes a first circuit board connector and a socket, wherein the second circuit board is pluggable disposed on the socket, such that the first circuit board and the second circuit board are substantially parallel and the control module is electrically connected with the transmission functional module. The service module includes a second circuit board connector, wherein the third circuit board is pluggable connected with the first circuit board connector. The hybrid service device is connected with a first signal transmission line from the wall for receiving a transmission signal with a first format, and the hybrid service device selectively transform the first format to a second format and then transmits the transmission signal with the second format to an external access equipment by wired/wireless transmission.06-16-2011
20090201659MULTI-COMPONENT ELECTRICAL MODULE - A mechanical construction of an electrical module includes two or more electrical components (08-13-2009
20120155052ELECTRONIC DEVICE HOUSING AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF - An electronic device includes a bottom housing and a display panel. The bottom housing includes a bottom wall, a side wall, a support plate, and a plurality of reinforcement portions. The side wall extends from an edge of the bottom wall. The support plate extends toward a center of the bottom housing from a top end of the side wall, and defines an assembly groove. The side wall includes a plurality of side plates connecting with each other. The reinforcement portions are positioned at the corners of the bottom housing Each of the reinforcement portions is sandwiched between the bottom wall and the support plate, and connecting two adjacent side plates. A manufacturing method for an electronic device housing is also provided.06-21-2012
20130215589DEVICES FOR ACCESSORY INTEGRATION - The invention provides devices for integration of accessory devices, and systems employing such devices. In particular embodiments, devices described herein provide structural support for and/or electrical power to accessory devices.08-22-2013
20110292630DEVICE FOR ACQUIRING INFORMATION REGARDING THE INSIDE OF A TIRE - A tire inside information acquiring device (12-01-2011
20090097221Enhanced cigarette lighter adapter - A cigarette lighter adapter (CLA) is disclosed comprising a body and a barrel portion extending therefrom, said barrel portion including a first and second contacts respectively connectable within a vehicle cigarette lighter to be powered therefrom, said CLA being additionally provided with at least one primary electronic circuit within the body thereof, connected directly or indirectly to said contacts, and an output to which a power signal is capable of being delivered. The CLA is characterized in that it includes an antenna component in electrical communication with said primary electronic circuit, the latter delivering at least one of the antenna signal, a electronically processed version thereof, or data derived from the electronic processing thereof, to said output in conjunction with said power signal, the source of which is derived from said contacts or from an alternative power source provided within the body of said CLA, such as an on-board rechargeable battery, said power signal source further providing power to said primary electronic circuit to enable operation thereof. Further features include the provision of one or more secondary electronic circuits within the CLA to provide power management, regulation, control, switching, and/or battery re-charging functions, and the segregation of the primary and secondary electric circuits so as to ensure effective heat dissipation. Most preferably, the CLA is provided with vents adjacent which at least one of the secondary electronic circuits is provided.04-16-2009
20100020517MEMS BUMP PATTERN DIE ALIGNMENT SYSTEMS AND METHODS - A Leadless Chip Carrier (LCC) device and method of attaching a Microelectromechanical (MEMS) device into an LCC package. An alignment plate is die bonded into the bottom of an LCC. The alignment plate includes fiducials fabricated into top and bottom metal layers, thus producing a tolerance that will be an order of magnitude better than the tolerance of fiducials included in the LCC. A bump pattern and MEMS die are attached based on the alignment plate and fiducials giving a much improved die to bump alignment.01-28-2010
20120268911PROTECTIVE SLEEVE FOR TOUCH CONTROL ELECTRONIC DEVICE - In a protective sleeve for a touch control electronic device, the touch control electronic device has a touch screen and a signal receiving unit. The protective sleeve includes a body and a cover. The body has a first sensor and an accommodating portion for receiving the touch control electronic device. The cover is connected to one side of the body and turned over to cover the body. The cover has a film keyboard coupled to the signal receiving unit and a second sensor located to correspond to the first sensor. The first sensor and the second sensor sense with each other to turn off the film keypad when the cover covers the body. Thus, the protective sleeve of the present invention has an input function without occupying a display area of the touch control electronic device. Further, the present invention conforms to the requirements for compact design.10-25-2012
20130010448PAD MECHANISM CAPABLE OF ADJUSTING HEIGHT THEREOF AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE THEREWITH - A pad mechanism includes a step fixing structure having a plurality of step platforms. A height difference is formed between the two step platforms. A first engaging portion is formed on each step platform. The pad mechanism further includes a pad component having a pad body, a sleeve and a constraining portion. A second engaging portion is formed on the pad body for selectively engaging with the corresponding first engaging portion so as to adjust a height of the pad body protruding from the step fixing structure. The pad mechanism further includes a resilient component sheathing with the sleeve for driving the sleeve, and a constraining component installed on a side of the resilient component and connected to the constraining portion so as to prevent the resilient component from separating from the sleeve.01-10-2013
20110194268SWING-TYPE PORTABLE COMMUNICATION APPARATUS AND HINGE MECHANISM THEREOF - A swing-type portable communication apparatus includes a body housing having a first display part, a swing housing having a second display part and capable of being obliquely slid and juxtaposed with the body housing at the same angle without a height difference after being swung from the body housing. A hinge mechanism is provided at one end of the body housing for obliquely sliding the swing housing after the swing housing is swung from the body housing.08-11-2011
20080239689ADAPTER BLADE FOR A BLADE SERVER SYSTEM CHASSIS - A system chassis includes multiple chassis bays configured for receiving either of a single, conventional server blade or an adapter blade. The adapter blade can selectively secure a plurality of compact blades, such as a blade PC. The adapter blade includes a blade latch for selectively releasing the adapter blade from the chassis bay, wherein the presence of a compact blade enclosure within any of the plurality of adapter bays of the adapter blade prevents the latch from being operable to release the adapter blade. The compact blade preferably includes a latch disposed along an upper or lower edge of the blade for selectively releasing the compact blade enclosure from the adapter bay. The adapter blade preferably also includes an interposer disposed for electronically communicating each compact blade with a server interface a separate node upon securing a compact blade within any of the adapter bays.10-02-2008
20100214757ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a rotating mechanism and a first rotating member. The rotating mechanism, rotatably disposed in the housing, rotatable along a first direction and a second direction different from the first direction. The first rotating member, disposed on the housing, rotatable between a first position and a second position. When the first rotating member is in the first position, the first rotating member engages with the rotating mechanism. When the rotating mechanism rotates along the first direction, the rotating mechanism is separated from the first rotating member, whereinafter, the first rotating member is able to rotate from the first position to the second position.08-26-2010
20130215590CABLE POSITIONING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A cable positioning mechanism to hold a cable in position includes a first positioning member and a second positioning member. The first positioning member includes a first main body having a first edge, and a first support member and a first blocking member protruding from the first edge. The first support member is spaced apart from the first blocking member to form a first opening. The second positioning includes a second main body having a second edge, and a second support member and a second blocking member protruding from the second edge. The second support member is spaced apart from the second blocking member to form a second opening. The first and the second openings communicate with each other to cooperatively form a space for receiving the cable.08-22-2013
20120268910PIEZOELECTRIC VIBRATOR WITH DOUBLE-ENDED SHAFT SUPPORT - An electronic device may be provided with a vibrator. The vibrator may vibrate to alert a user to an incoming cellular telephone call or other events. The vibrator may have a piezoelectric vibrator motor. The piezoelectric vibrator motor may rotate a shaft about a rotational axis. A weight may be attached to the shaft so that the vibrator vibrates when the shaft is rotated. The shaft may have opposing first and second ends. To help prevent damage to the vibrator during a drop event, the first and second ends of the shaft may be supported by support structures and end caps or other structures for retarding axial movement may be provided. The support structures may be formed from a bracket having vertical members with holes that respectively receive the first and second ends. The stop structures may prevent movement of the shaft along its rotational axis.10-25-2012
20080273315Rack interface plate - A rack mounting system having an interface plate for electrically connecting components within the rack mounting system to communication media. The interface plate is located within an upper and rear portion of the rack mounting system. The interface plate is of a length slightly smaller than a width of the rack mounting system. The interface plate has a surface with holes therein spaced apart from each other. Each hole is configured to engage with a connector device for electrically connecting components within the rack mounting system to a communication medium. The interface plate may include indicia located proximal to one or more of the holes identifying a signal characteristic associated with a communication medium for connecting therein. A surface of the interface plate may be positioned a predetermined distance away from a vertical plane of an outermost rear portion of the rack mounting system allowing space between the surface of the interface plate and the vertical plane.11-06-2008
20120293975ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH AN APPARATUS FOR FIXING A POWER SUPPLY - An electronic device includes a chassis having a sidewall, a power supply detachably received in the chassis, a latching member, and a handle pivotably connected to the power supply. A first end of the latching member is fixed to the power supply, and a second end of the latching member detachably latches the handle. Two latching holes are defined in the sidewall of the chassis. The latching member includes two latching tabs engaging in the latching holes in response to the second end of the latching member latching the handle.11-22-2012
20110205722FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE - A flexible display device is provided. The flexible display device includes a flexible plate, a display unit and a sealant. The flexible plate has a concave. The display unit is disposed in the flexible plate and adjacent to the concave. The sealant is formed in the concave and covers the side of the display unit.08-25-2011
20100061073HOUSING FOR MICRO-MECHANICAL AND MICRO-OPTICAL COMPONENTS USED IN MOBILE APPLICATIONS - The present invention relates to a housing for one or more micromechanical and/or micro-optic components, wherein the housing exhibits a supporting substrate having at least one micromechanical and/or micro-optic component and at least one cap substrate, which is joined to the supporting substrate. The supporting substrate and the at least one cap substrate form at least one cavity, which at least partially encloses the at least one micromechanical and/or micro-optic component, wherein the side of at least one cap substrate facing the at least one micromechanical and/or micro-optic component exhibits at least one optical window and at least one mechanical stop.03-11-2010
20090002965Media Tray Assembly And A Printer Having The Same - A media tray assembly for a printer includes an output tray that is removably and pivotally mounted onto an input tray. The output tray is configured such that it can be easily installed into and quickly removed from the printer. In addition, the output tray can be pivoted upward from a substantially horizontal position and latched into an inclined position in one continuous motion by a user.01-01-2009
20110267793Protective Adhesive Film, Method of Adhering Protective Adhesive Film to a Device, and Device Comprising Protective Adhesive Film - A protective adhesive film may include a polyurethane sheet and an adhesive layer disposed on at least a portion of a first major surface of the polyurethane sheet. The adhesive layer may comprise a pressure-sensitive adhesive that includes an acrylate polymer and a silicone macromer. The adhesive layer may adhere to a surface of an electronic device without the application of any liquid or additive to the adhesive layer or the surface of the electronic device.11-03-2011
20110222258HIGHLY AVAILABLE NODE REDUNDANCY POWER ARCHITECTURE - According to one embodiment, an apparatus for providing node redundant power to a system includes a plurality of devices, with each device including a power supply. Each power supply includes a first direct current (DC) input coupled to a first input of an OR logic gate, and a second DC input representing by an alternating current (AC) input. The second DC input is coupled to a second input of the OR logic gate, and at least one DC output is coupled to an output of the OR logic gate. Each power supply also includes a backup power supply for supplying a voltage coupled to a common node. The OR logic gate provides DC voltage to the DC output to power the system from the first DC input only when voltage from the AC input is not available.09-15-2011
20090168385FLEX CIRCUIT SNAP TRACK FOR A BIOMETRIC SENSOR - The present disclosure relates to a sensor assembly, comprising a frame comprising structural supports, and housings configured to house an optical component; and a strut disposed between one of the structural supports and housings; wherein the struts are adapted to house conductors connecting the optical component to a circuit.07-02-2009
20080273316Lightweight Rigid Case for Electronic Apparatus - The field of the invention is that of electronic apparatus cases and more particularly electronic apparatus cases with which carriers, especially aircraft, are equipped. The electronic apparatus case comprises metal walls (11-06-2008
20080291653Stand-off mounting apparatus for discrete electrical components - A stand-off mounting apparatus includes an insulative carrier for off-board mounting of leaded or surface-mount components, particularly large temperature-sensitive discrete components such as capacitors. The carrier has a component-mounting surface that is elevated relative to the circuit board, and is positioned with respect to the circuit board such that the circuit board area under the mounting surface of the carrier is available for the placement of smaller non-temperature-sensitive components. The off-board components are mounted on the component-mounting surface of the carrier, and the carrier may include support features for providing additional mechanical support for the components. Electrical leads for electrically coupling the elevated components to the circuit board may be insert-molded in the carrier, or may be inserted into plated through-holes in the carrier.11-27-2008
20080310137Function Element, Method For Manufacturing The Function Element, Electronic Device Equipped With The Function Element, And Method For Manufacturing The Electronic Device - In the present invention, a microphone body 12-18-2008
20120287593Electronic Device with Encryption Function - An electronic device includes a housing, a function module, and a mechanical lock. The mechanical lock includes a lock shell, a plurality of lock wheels, a lock axle, a first conductive component, and a second conductive component. Rotation of the lock wheels to an unlocking state permits movement of the lock axle between two positions, where the first conductive component and the second conductive component are electrically connected or disconnected. When the first conductive component and the second conductive component are electrically connected, the function module is able to electrically connect to a power source so as to obtain electrical power therefrom.11-15-2012
20110205723DISPLAY DEVICE - The present invention provides a display device. The display device includes a front panel that forms a front appearance and through which an image is transmitted; a supporter that is fixed to the rear surface of the front panel; a back cover that forms a rear appearance and is supported by the supporter in a state where it contacts the supporter; and a display module that is received in a space formed by the front panel and the back cover, wherein the supporter electrically connects the front panel to the back cover.08-25-2011
20120069541SUPPORTING MODULE AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A supporting module and an electronic device using the same are disclosed. The supporting module is disposed between the first body and the second body and includes a guide rail, a sliding element, an elastic element, and a supporting unit. The guide rail is fastened to the first body and has a first side wall and a second side wall facing each other. The first side wall has a plurality of first recessed portions, and the second side wall has a plurality of second recessed portions. The sliding element is slidably disposed at the guide rail along a first direction. The elastic element is disposed at the sliding element and is positioned between the first side wall and the second side wall. Two ends of the supporting unit are rotatably disposed at the sliding element and the second body around a second direction.03-22-2012
20120069540ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH MAGNETIC ATTACHMENT - A magnetic attachment mechanism and method is described. The magnetic attachment mechanism can be used to releasably attach at least two objects together in a preferred configuration without fasteners and without external intervention. The magnetic attachment mechanism can be used to releasably attach an accessory device to an electronic device. The accessory device can be used to augment the functionality of usefulness of the electronic device.03-22-2012
20090141467Method And System For Enabling Multiple VGA Cards To Process Image Data - A method and system for enabling multiple video graphics array (VGA) cards to process image data are disclosed. Specifically, one embodiment of a graphics system includes a first video graphics array (VGA) card having a first and a second connection ports, a second VGA card having a first and a second connection ports, a third VGA card having a first and a second connection ports, and a connecting device for electronically connecting the first, the second, and the third VGA cards via connections that transfer data. The connecting device is further configured to connect the first connection port of the first VGA card to either the first or the second connection port of the second VGA card and connect the second connection port of the first VGA card to either the first or the second connection port of the third VGA card.06-04-2009
20090244872SUPPORTING MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A portable electronic device (10-01-2009
20090080171RETENTION DEVICE - A retention device is applied in an electronic device that has a case and a circuit board. The circuit board may shift relative to the case along a integrate direction or a release direction. The retention device includes a fixed base, a fastener, and a latching member. The fixed base is disposed on the case and has a slot. The fastener is disposed on the case, and may be deformed under a force. The latching member is disposed on one side of the circuit board. When the latching member shifts along the integrate direction with the circuit board, the fastener is pressed to be deformed, so the latching member is limited in the slot. When the fastener is deformed by an external force, the latching member is disengaged with the slot along the release direction, so that the circuit board may be fixed on or detached from the case.03-26-2009
20090086457HYBRID INTEGRATED CIRCUIT DEVICE - In a hybrid integrated circuit device that uses a metal substrate, a sound noise is prevented, which would otherwise be generated due to transmission, to the metal substrate, of vibration caused when a ceramic capacitor expands and contracts by switching ON and OFF a transistor. For improving a heat dissipation effect, a switching transistor driven by a driving pulse and a ceramic capacitor connected to the switching transistor are incorporated on a conductive path on an insulated metal substrate. Both ends of the ceramic capacitor are fixed to the conductive path by solders which are covered with a hard resin to be protected from a solder crack by thermal expansion of the metal substrate. The ceramic capacitor and the hard resin are wholly covered with a soft resin which absorbs noise due to expansion caused when the ceramic capacitor is switched, so that the metal substrate is prevented from resonating.04-02-2009
20110228504FIXING STRUCTURE AND FIXING METHOD OF MULTI-SCREEN DISPLAY DEVICE - A multi-screen display device forms a large screen by adjacently arranging a plurality of display devices on a frame by engaging a monitor fixing provided on a back surface of a display device with a bracket that is provided on the frame; the monitor fitting that includes a plate-like body that is provided so as to project out from the back surface of the display device and a long hole that is formed in the plate-like body along with a lateral direction of the display device, is arranged at corner portions of the back surface of the display device; and the bracket includes a plate-like body that is perpendicularly provided at a position corresponding to the monitor fixing and a pin member that is provided in a standing manner in a vertical direction on the plate-like body, and is inserted in the long hole of the monitor fixing.09-22-2011
20110222259ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a body section, a cove section and a slider section. The cover section is pivotably coupled with the body section by a joint such that the cover section is foldable up or upon the body section. The slider section has a key board hidden between the body section and the cover section when the cover section is folded upon the body section. The slider section is slidably mounted to the body section such that the key board is capable of being exposed.09-15-2011
20090141468LIGHT EMITTING ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR ASSEMBLING THE SAME - A lead-mounting seat includes a conductive seat body including a lead-mounting plate and spaced apart first and second insert legs that extend from the lead-mounting plate and that have different geometric shapes. The lead-mounting plate is formed with a plurality of lead-mounting holes. Each of the first and second insert legs has a connecting end connected to the lead-mounting plate, and a free end opposite to the connecting end. Each of the first and second insert legs is reduced in width from the connecting end to the free end.06-04-2009
20090237906Connector hold down and method - A device may include a connector receptacle coupled to a motherboard; a connector hold-down disposed adjacent to the connector receptacle; and/or a connector cage coupled to the motherboard and covering the connector receptacle and connector hold-down. Additionally, a computer system utilizing a connector hold-down and a method utilizing a connector hold-down are disclosed.09-24-2009
20090219706Image forming apparatus - An image forming apparatus 09-03-2009
20090219705Connecting Component for Electrically Connecting a Sensor Element and an Evaluation Circuit - A device for electrically connecting a sensor element, which is accommodated in an engine add-on component, to evaluation electronics. The engine add-on component and the evaluation electronics are electrically connected to one another via contacting lines. The evaluation electronics is accommodated in a swiveling part of a hybrid holder which is movable relative to a part of the hybrid holder which is attached to the engine add-on component.09-03-2009
20100157561Holder for electrical component and electrical device including the holder and component - This holder includes a conductor metal part designed to be warmed for assembly of the electrical component on the metal part. It also includes a part made of synthetic material, jointed with the metal part, guaranteeing cohesion of the holder. This part made out of synthetic material contains a mass with a low melting point and a mass with a high melting point, inserted between the mass with a low melting point and the metal part. More specifically, the mass with the high melting point is made in a material with a melting point greater than the melting point of the mass with a low melting point.06-24-2010
20100165593Apparatus to Receive Electromagnetic Radiation that Penetrates a Housing Formed of a Conductive Material - An apparatus includes a hermetically sealed housing formed of conductive material. The hermetically sealed housing contains a circuit that includes a power supply and a power using element. The power supply has a power receiving element within the hermetically sealed housing for receiving electromagnetic radiation having a frequency low enough to penetrate through the conductive material. The power supply is connected to provide electrical energy derived from the electromagnetic radiation for powering the power using element.07-01-2010
20100157563TWO PIECE WIRE BALE INDEPENDENT LOAD MECHANISM - Electronic assemblies are described. One embodiment includes a circuit board, a socket coupled to the circuit board, and a device positioned in the socket. The embodiment also includes a load mechanism including first and second components, the first component pivotally coupled to the circuit board, the first component including first and second lever arms and an axle region therebetween, the first component also including a load arm region extending from the axle region and adapted to transmit a load when a force is applied to the first component lever arms. The load mechanism also includes a second component pivotally coupled to the circuit board, the second component including first and second lever arms and an axle region therebetween, the second wire component also including a load arm region extending from the axle region and adapted to transmit a load when a force is applied to the second wire component lever arms. The first and second wire components are positioned so that when a force is applied to the first component lever arms, the first lever arm of the first component engages the first lever arm of the second component and applies a force thereto, and the second lever arm of the first component engages the second lever arm of the second component and applies a force thereto. Other embodiments are described and claimed.06-24-2010
20100157562SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR AFFIXING A SILICON DEVICE TO A SUPPORT STRUCTURE - A plurality of ribbon suspenders affix a device to a support structure. Each ribbon suspender is defined by a thickness and a width that is greater than the thickness, and has a first connection portion affixed to the support structure, a second connection portion affixed to the device, and a support portion between the first and second connection portions. The support portion is elastic and flexes to accommodate thermal expansion and contraction of the support structure. A first bond affixes the first connection portion to the support structure and a second bond affixes the second connection portion to the device.06-24-2010
20100182762SENSOR UNIT - In a sensor of a sensor unit in which working voltage or calibration voltage is supplied through a single input end, working voltage can be stably supplied to the sensor after initial calibration.07-22-2010
20100157564ADJUSTMENT MODULE - An adjustment module includes a frame, a sliding member, at least one coiled spring, a pair of guide rails, and a supporting member. The frame includes a main plate. The at least one coiled spring includes an extending portion and a sleeved coiled portion. The guide rails are positioned on opposite sides of the frame. The supporting member is fixed on the frame and has at least one supporting surface. The sliding member is slidably positioned between the guide rails. The coiled portion of the at least one coiled spring is positioned on the at least one supporting surface. An end of the extending portion of the at least one coiled spring is fixed on the sliding member, and an axis of the coiled portion of the at least one coiled spring is substantially perpendicular to the main plate.06-24-2010
20100238639CONTROLLER FOR A SAFETY SHUT-OFF SYSTEM - A controller for a safety shut-off system is taught. The controller is for a system that interrupts a supply of electricity to an electrical appliance upon detecting a trigger. The controller includes a housing having a cover with an electrical socket, which is configured to receive an electrical plug electrically coupled to the appliance. The controller also includes interrupter circuitry contained within the housing, which is electrically coupled to a power supply and to the socket, and which is configured to decouple the power supply from the socket upon receiving a trigger signal. The trigger signal is generated in response to a safety hazard associated with the electrical appliance.09-23-2010
20120243196ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH SUPPORTING APPARATUS - A device includes a mounting apparatus and a supporting apparatus. The mounting apparatus includes a fixing bracket, an engaging member slidably mounted to the fixing bracket, and an operation member mounted to the engaging member. The fixing bracket defines first and second engaging holes. The supporting apparatus includes a connecting bracket detachably mounted to the fixing bracket. The fixing bracket defines a connecting hole. The connecting bracket comprises a hook. The engaging member comprises a stop piece. The operation member forms a projection. When the engaging member is slid to engage the projection into the first engaging hole, the stop piece moves away from the connecting hole and the first hook extends through the connecting hole. The engaging member is slid to engage the projection in the second engaging hole, the stop piece moves between the connecting hole and the hook to engage with the hook.09-27-2012
20100014268ALIGNING BRACKET - In one embodiment, the present disclosure refers to an apparatus comprising a bracket having a base configured to receive and hold a first electronic element. The bracket comprises at least one flange extending from the base and at least one guide acting to align the bracket and first electronic element with a second electronic element. The bracket also comprises at least one fastener aligned with the at least one guide and acting to engage and hold the second electronic element.01-21-2010
20120033396SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLING ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT UNITS - System for controlling electrical equipment units on an offshore structure comprising an explosion proof housing closable with a panel door, at least one controller module mountable in the housing, arranged for autonomously controlling an electrical equipment unit, wherein the panel door comprises an operating module arranged for operating the at least one controller module and for providing status indication of the at least one controller module.02-09-2012
20110128714DEVICE HOUSING A BATTERY AND CHARGING PAD - A charging pad 06-02-2011
20100296260PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device including a casing, a rotating part, a pivot unit and a magnet set is disclosed. The pivot unit is pivotally connected to the casing and the rotating part. The magnet set includes a first magnet, a second magnet and a third magnet disposed in a base of the casing. The first magnet and the second magnet are disposed at the rotating part, and the magnetism of the first magnet is different from the magnetism of the second magnet. The magnetism of the third magnet is the same as the magnetism of the first magnet or the magnetism of the second magnet. When the rotating part is rotated relative to the casing, the magnet set generates magnetic attraction or magnetic repulsion so as to lead an electronic component of the casing in the casing or out of the casing.11-25-2010
20130135837Joint Cover - An apparatus including a cover; a first connection section; and a second connection section. The first connection section includes a first hinge connected to a first end of the cover. The first hinge is configured to pivotably connect the first end of the cover to a first housing section. The second connection section is connected to a second end of the cover. The second connection section is configured to connect the second end of the cover to a second housing section which is pivotably connected to the first housing section. The second connection section is configured to provide both rotational and longitudinal sliding motion of the second end of the cover on the second housing section.05-30-2013
20110122593ELECTRONIC DEVICE COMPRISING A FLEXIBLE AREA WITH A SPECIFIC BENDING REGION - The invention relates to an arrangement 05-26-2011
20110242785ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH A LOCKING ASSEMBLY - An electronic device includes an enclosure and a locking assembly. The enclosure defines an accommodating hole and includes a bottom wall defining a pair of receiving portions. Centers of the pair of receiving portions define an imaginary line. The accommodating hole is configured on a perpendicular bisector of the imaginary line. The locking assembly includes a guiding part, a pair of sliding portions, and a control portion. The guiding part and the bottom wall cooperatively define a receiving space receiving the sliding portions. Each of the sliding portions includes a securing portion, a blocking portion and a groove closing to the blocking portion. One end of the control portion passes through the accommodating hole, and the other end is received in the receiving space. The control portion defines a pair of guiding grooves symmetrical about and inclined to the perpendicular bisector and used to engage with the securing portions.10-06-2011
20090067148PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH DETACHABLE RECEIVER - A portable electronic device (03-12-2009
20120134127ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CLIP CARD INSTALLATION ASSEMBLY - An electronic device includes a housing and an installation assembly. The housing defines an opening. The installation assembly includes a fixing member and a holding member. The fixing member includes a base and a fixing portion protruding from the base. The base defines an entrance corresponding to the opening. The holding member comprising a holding portion and an engaging portion formed on an end of the holding portion. The fixing portion runs through the opening, and the base abuts against an outer surface of the housing with the entrance corresponding to the first opening. The engaging portion is engaged with the fixing portion to fix the holding member to the fixing member in the housing, and the engaging portion abuts against an inner surface of the housing, such that the installation assembly is fixed the housing surrounding the first opening.05-31-2012
20110044018Housing for an Electrical Device - A case for an electric device has a case part with sidewalls and a cover connected to the sidewalls, wherein the sidewalls and the cover enclose an explosion-protected interior in which electric and/or electronic components are accommodated. A case reinforcement is disposed in the sidewalls and in the cover.02-24-2011
20120243197LOCKING MECHANISM AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING THE SAME - A locking mechanism includes a housing, a hinge, a fastening member, and an actuating member. The housing defines a receiving space therein and is formed with a through hole. The hinge includes a connecting support disposed in the receiving space and a rotary member operable to pivot relative to the connecting support, and having an engaging segment. The fastening member is disposed in the receiving space, is registered with the through hole, and is formed with an engaging slot for engaging the engaging segment. The actuating member removably extends into the through hole and is operable to actuate the fastening member to move between locked and unlocked positions, where the engaging segment and the engaging slot are engageable and non-engageable, respectively.09-27-2012
20110242784ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH ROTATABLE KEYPAD AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A method for controlling an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a keypad, a first conductive surface, and a second conductive surface. The keypad is rotatable and includes buttons. The first conductive surface is attached to the bottom of the keypad, rotatable with the keypad, and includes first contact portions. The second conductive surface is fixed in the housing, arranged below the first conductive surface, spaced apart from the first conductive surface, and includes second contact portions. The method includes determining which of the buttons is pressed. Determining whether an activation signal is received, wherein when the first contact portion contacts one of the second contact portions which shape is the same as the first contact portion, the activation signal is generated. Determining the pressed button is activated if the activation signal is received, and executing a function corresponding to the activated button.10-06-2011
20120188738Integrated led in system-in-package module - There is provided a system-in-package (SiP) module that comprises a substrate, a semiconductor die attached to the substrate, a mold compound which encapsulates the semiconductor die, and an LED (light emitting diode) component attached to the substrate, where the LED component is at least partially located within the SiP module, such that the LED component can emit lights to outside of the SiP module.07-26-2012
20110249420Window mounted electrical outlet system - A window mounted modular system of stackable planks attached with electric components to provide electrical power from outdoor sources for use by indoor appliances.10-13-2011
20120120626FIXING APPARATUS FOR PORTABLE DEVICE - A fixing apparatus for a portable device mounted to a vehicle seat is provided. The fixing apparatus includes a first fixing part that is supported rotatably by a first support part attached to the vehicle seat, and a second fixing part that is supported rotatably by a second support part attached to the vehicle seat. At least one of the first and second fixing parts is configured to be slidable in a direction of getting close to and away from the other of the fixing parts, and the portable device is sandwiched and fixed between the first and second fixing parts.05-17-2012
20110075393Semiconductor Die-Based Packaging Interconnect - An electronic system includes a system board and a packaging substrate mounted on the system board. One or more semiconductor dies are mounted on the packaging substrate and coupled to the system board. The system also includes one or more semiconductor die-based packaging interconnects between the system board and the packaging substrate. The semiconductor die-based packaging interconnect has a first face coupled to the system board and a second face coupled to the packaging substrate. Through silicon vias located in the semiconductor die-based packaging interconnect enable communication between the system board and the one or more semiconductor dies. The semiconductor die-based packaging interconnects may include passive devices, active devices, and/or circuitry. For example, the semiconductor die-based packaging interconnect may provide impedance matching, decoupling capacitance, and/or amplifiers for minimizing insertion loss.03-31-2011
20110255261Frame For Retaining A Display Screen - Frame for retaining a display screen. At least some illustrative embodiments are enclosures comprising a frame member that defines a substantially flat inner surface and a substantially flat outer surface, and the frame member comprises a portion of a perimeter of the frame member that is bent to create a flange that is substantially perpendicular to the inner surface of the frame member, an outer covering member thermally bonded to the outer surface of the frame member, and a plurality of retaining members configured to retain a display screen proximate to the inner surface of the frame member.10-20-2011
20100296259ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes an enclosure accommodating a plurality of electronic elements therein and a clasping member to determine if the enclosure has been disconnected. The enclosure includes a cover, a base, and a retaining member including a pair of receiving portions. One of the pair of receiving portions projects from an inner surface of the cover, while the other receiving portion projects from an inner surface of the base corresponding to the one receiving portion. The clasping member is received in the pair of receiving portions when the cover is mounted on the base. The clasping member is capable of being broken in response to the cover being disengaged from the base.11-25-2010
20080285250PACKAGING ASSEMBLY FOR AN OPTICAL CHIP IN A GYROSCOPIC UNIT - A structural packaging assembly to support a multi-function optic chip or the like is mountable in a gyroscopic unit. An example assembly includes a housing mounted to a mounting plate. The chip is located in the housing, which in turn is coupled to a mounting plate. The housing may have a prescribed section modulus capable of sufficiently withstanding applied vibrations within a predefined vibrational range, such as a vibrational range at or below about 3500 Hz. The structural packaging assembly utilizes a mounting system with mounting feet that clamp to dowels, which in turn have been press fit into the mounting plate. In one embodiment, the mounting feet take the form of “C” clamp mechanisms, which after being clamped to the dowels, allow for resonance dampening between the housing and the mounting plate.11-20-2008
20110255260BUTTON STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - An electronic device may have buttons, a display, and a vibrator unit. Buttons may be included in electronic devices such as glass buttons, metal buttons, buttons that are assembled on printed circuit boards, and buttons that are partly formed from antenna structures. Button coatings may be used to improve the sliding performance of metal-on-metal buttons. A layer of polymer may be interposed between a button plate and a housing structure. A glass button member may have an underside on which a layer of patterned ink is formed. Elastomeric members may be used to reduce button rattle. Portions of a button may be provided with conductive features that form portions of an antenna.10-20-2011
20110110067ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a shell, a circuit board, a triggering element, a light-transmissive button and an optical sensor. The shell defines a button hole in an edge thereof and forms a receiving space therein. The circuit board module is installed in the receiving space. The triggering element is fixed on and electronically connected with the circuit board module. The light-transmissive button is received in the button hole, and is depressible for turning on and off the triggering element. The optical sensor is positioned beneath the light-transmissive button for detecting intensity of the ambient light passing through the light-transmissive button. The appearance of the electronic device is not affected by the optical sensor.05-12-2011
20110255259MOUNTING STRUCTURES FOR COMPONENTS IN ELECTRONIC DEVICES - An electronic device may be provided with a housing having housing sidewalls. A plate may be connected between a pair of the sidewalls. An audio jack may be mounted to the plate. A microphone may be mounted within the device between the audio jack and a given one of the sidewalls. A vibrator may be mounted between one of the sidewalls and the audio jack using a bracket. The vibrator may have a weight that is tapered along its length. A button may be formed in an opening in one of the housing sidewalls. The button may have a button member with a protrusion that extends through a button opening in the sidewall. A support structure may be interposed between a switch and the button member. The switch may have a portion that extends through an opening in the support structure and that is actuated by the button member.10-20-2011
20100182763Controller And Portable Electronic Apparatus - A controller (portable electronic apparatus) includes a housing and a key provided for protruding and retreating movement on the housing. The housing has a front face, a rear face, and a side face for connecting the front face and the rear face to each other. The key has a body having one end inserted in an opening formed in the side face and the other end exposed to the outside of the housing, and an extension extending along the side face from the other end of the body to the outside farther than an end edge of the opening. With the controller (portable electronic apparatus), the area of the face of the key which is exposed to the outside of the housing, that is, the area of the face which opposes to a finger of a user, can be increased. Therefore, at whichever position the face is depressed, the key can be inputted and the contact area with the finger can be increased.07-22-2010
20110096523ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING RETRACTABLE HANGER - An electronic device having retractable hanger includes a housing, a display panel, and a hanging mechanism. The display panel is mounted on the housing. The hanging mechanism is arranged in the housing. The hanging mechanism includes a base, a hanger, a movable member, and at least one resilient member. The base is secured in the housing. The hanger slides relative to the base and defines a hanging hole, a groove with corners, and protrusions by each corner. The movable member includes a first end and a second end, wherein the first end is rotatably connected to the base and the second end slides in the groove of the hanger.04-28-2011
20100214756Wall Box Dimmer - A dual function air-gap switch actuator (08-26-2010
20100165592ATTACHMENT DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - An attachment device includes a first holding member configured to be fixed to a board and engage a first end part of a device to be attached to the board to hold the first end part; a second holding member configured to be attached to the board and engage a second end part of the device to be attached to hold the second end part; and a positioning mechanism configured to adjust the attachment position of the second holding member relative to the board.07-01-2010
20100079970ULTRASONIC BONDING OF DISCRETE PLASTIC PARTS TO METAL - Electronic devices and other apparatuses that include plastic parts ultrasonically bonded to metal parts are disclosed. A first component or part includes a metallic surface region having a surface roughness with one or more surface irregularities. A second component or part formed from a plastic material that can include an energy director is attached to the metallic surface region via an ultrasonic bond, such that a portion of the plastic material is melted or otherwise formed into the surface irregularities to attach the two components or parts together. The parts can be housings, internal components or other items. The surface irregularities can be formed as a result of a chemical etching process, a machining process, or a combination thereof, and can result in the creation of undercuts or cavities in the metallic surface region.04-01-2010
20100265687Assembling Unit For Use Inside Housings Of Luminous Signallers Arranged In Airport Areas - Assembling unit for use inside housings of luminous signallers arranged in airport areas, comprising an electronic board (10-21-2010
20110261547STANDBY POWER CONTROL IN A MULTIPLE POWER SUPPLY ENVIRONMENT - A system for standby power control in a multiple power supply environment is provided. The system includes a plurality of power supplies. Each power supply has a standby voltage output, and has a standby voltage enable signal input. A signal line connects to each power supply at the respective standby voltage enable signal input. A resistance is connected between the signal line and a system reference. The plurality of power supplies are configured such that the resistance determines a number of power supplies that must be available before the standby voltage outputs are activated by the power supplies.10-27-2011
20110188224ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes: an insulting casing having a first wall part and a second wall part that extends in a direction intersecting the first wall part; a contained component contained in the casing and provided at the first wall part at a position in the vicinity of the second wall part; and a conductive adhesive provided at the first wall part and comprising a first end portion electrically connected to the contained component and a second end portion provided at a position different from that of the first end portion.08-04-2011
20110188225PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH TWO-PIECE HOUSING - Portable electronic devices are provided. Each device may be formed from two parts. A first part may be provided with components such as a display, a touch screen, a cover glass, and a frame. A second part may be provided with a plastic housing, circuit boards containing electrical components, and a bezel. Engagement members may be connected to the first and second parts. The engagement members may be formed from metal clips with holes and springs with flexible spring prongs that mate with the holes in the clips. The metal clips may be welded to frame struts on the frame and the springs may be welded to the bezel. During assembly, the first part may be rotated into place within the second part. Retention clips attached to the frame may be used to secure the two parts together. Assembly instructions and associated connector numbers may be provided within the devices.08-04-2011
20110188223MULTI-FUNCTIONAL SWITCH ASSEMBLY AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING THE SAME - A multi-functional switch assembly and a portable electronic device are disclosed. The portable electronic device includes a housing, a cover, a switch, a base member, a driving member, a switching member, and an elastic member. The driving member is driven to switch on or off the switch, and the switching member is switched between a first state where the base member is secured to the cover, and a second state where the cover is detached from the base member. The elastic member enables the base member slidably relative to the housing between the first state and the second state.08-04-2011
20110188222HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND BUTTON INPUT DEVICE FOR USE WITH HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A handheld electronic device and a button input device for use with a handheld electronic device are provided. The handheld electronic device includes a first casing and a second casing. The second casing is slidable with respect to the first casing. The first casing includes a fire button. The second casing includes an auxiliary button and a receiving part for storing the auxiliary button. When the second casing is slid with respect to the first casing, the auxiliary button is rotated with respect to the second casing. As such, the auxiliary button is moved from the receiving part to a surface the first casing for facilitating the user to press.08-04-2011
20110149544ANTENNA FOR WIRELESS UTILITY METERS - An integrated antenna and electromagnetic (EM) noise shield apparatus for use with a radio frequency communicating device and EM noise generating electronic equipment housed within a generally cylindrical outer glass enclosure or bezel of wireless utility meter. A flexible printed circuit (PC) board has an upper region and a lower ground plane region. A radiating element is defined on the PC board in the upper region. A metal ground plane component has a first portion having the shape of a circle segment and a second orthogonal portion. The ground plane component is mechanically fixed and electrically connected to the ground plane region of the PC board, with the orthogonal second portion being proximate to and shielding the radiating element. The ground plane component and the ground plane portion of the PC board define an electromagnetic shield for electromagnetic emissions between EM noise generating electronic equipment housed within said outer bezel and the radiating element.06-23-2011
20100027232BOARD - The present invention is a board for attachment of electronic parts to be assembled to a lower part of a seat. The board comprising a board body containing a resin. It is preferred that the board body includes vegetable fiber. It is preferred that the board body has a depressed portion formed therein for storing electronic parts. It is preferred that at least the depressed portion of the board body for storing a control board as the electronic parts has electric conductivity.02-04-2010
20100027231VIBRATION DAMPENING STRUCTURE FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a chassis, an electronic element being fixed in the chassis, a mounting hole defined in a bottom edge of the electronic element, and a vibration dampening structure inserted in the mounting hole. A through hole is defined in a center portion of the vibration dampening structure, the vibration dampening structure including a first dampening portion and a second dampening portion and a fastener inserted in the through hole to fix the electronic element in the chassis. The fastener includes a head. The first dampening portion prevents the head of the fastener from contacting the bottom edge of the electronic element, and the second dampening portion preventing the bottom edge from contacting the chassis.02-04-2010
20120307475Electronic Device - According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a housing, a support member, and an antenna. The housing houses an electronic component. The support member is fixed to the housing. The antenna is fixed to the support member. The support member is arranged spaced apart from an outer surface of a main body of the electronic component.12-06-2012
20120307473ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH HIDDEN INTERFACE - An electronic device includes two chambers and two interface bodies. Each of the two interface bodies is rotatably connected to one of the two chambers, and is capable of being extended out of the chamber or received in the chamber under an external force. Each interface body includes a receiving part and an interface. The interface is received in the receiving part and connected to a main board of the electronic device.12-06-2012
20120307474DISPLAY DEVICE - In one embodiment, there is provided a display device. The display device includes: a main body including a display panel; and a stand including: a support configured to support the main body; and a pedestal having a first surface and a second surface opposite to the first surface, wherein the support is disposed on the first surface of the pedestal. At least one groove is formed on the first surface of the pedestal.12-06-2012
20120307472FLEXIBLE DISPLAY OVERCENTER ASSEMBLY - In embodiments of a flexible display overcenter assembly, an overcenter assembly includes a first flange integrated in a first housing part of a foldable electronic device. The device includes a flexible display, and the first housing part is integrated with a first section of the flexible display. The overcenter assembly also includes a second flange integrated in a second housing part of the foldable electronic device, and the second housing part is integrated with a second section of the flexible display. The first and second flanges are implemented to fold and form a radius that supports the flexible display in a closed position of the device. Hinge assemblies are implemented to movably couple the first and second housing parts of the foldable electronic device, and the flexible display bends through a pivot axis of the hinge assemblies when the first and second housing parts of the device are closed.12-06-2012
20110069467METHOD FOR REVERSIBLY MOUNTING A DEVICE WAFER TO A CARRIER SUBSTRATE - New temporary bonding methods and articles formed from those methods are provided. The methods comprise bonding a device wafer to a carrier wafer or substrate only at their outer perimeters in order to assist in protecting the device wafer and its device sites during subsequent processing and handling. The edge bonds formed by this method are chemically and thermally resistant, but can also be softened, dissolved, or mechanically disrupted to allow the wafers to be easily separated with very low forces and at or near room temperature at the appropriate stage in the fabrication process.03-24-2011
20120039058ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes: an opening portion; a housing provided with a first through hole and a second through hole that are situated near the opening portion, respectively; a display accommodated in the housing; an antenna provided near the opening portion; an antenna cover that covers the opening portion, the first through hole and the second through hole; and a joint portion which joins the housing and the antenna cover, and has a first portion in which a first front end portion protrudes from the first through hole to the housing inside, and a second portion in which a second front end portion is situated in the second through hole.02-16-2012
20120039057ACTUATOR ASSEMBLY AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE INCLUDING SAME - An actuator assembly for use in an electronic device is described. The actuator assembly includes a support tray, an actuator supported on the support tray, and a cover over the actuator and coupled to the support tray, a portion of the cover being movable relative to the support tray when the actuator is actuated.02-16-2012
20120120625Display Enclosure - A low profile display enclosure system for enclosing a display device for viewing that protects the display device from environmental effects and is configured to dissipate heat generated within the display enclosure. The substantially sealed display enclosure comprises a rigid bezel, a substantially transparent front cover coupled to the bezel, and a rear cover assembly that includes a heat sink portion. The thickness of the bezel is minimized to provide the enclosure with a low profile about the periphery of the display device enclosed therein. Thermal control devices may be mounted within the enclosure to modulate a temperature within the enclosure.05-17-2012
20110317390Electronics housing for an electronic device, and a device formed therewith - An electronics housing comprises a housing basic body having a cavity, especially a single cavity. The housing basic body includes a side wall laterally bordering the cavity, an open end and a rear wall bounding the cavity on an end lying opposite the open end and remote therefrom. Also included is a housing lid releasably connected to the housing basic body on the open end and sealing the housing basic body; and an intermediate floor. The intermediate floor, in the case of the electronics housing of the invention, forms: a gap extending between an inner surface of the side wall of the housing basic body and a lateral surface of the intermediate floor facing the inner surface; and two housing chambers in the cavity of the housing basic body separated from one another by the intermediate floor. A first housing chamber is arranged on a first side of the intermediate floor facing the housing lid and a second housing chamber is arranged on a second side of the intermediate floor facing away from the housing lid. The intermediate floor is inserted into, and releasably affixed to, the housing basic body.12-29-2011
20120206895ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one first embodiment, an electronic device includes a display module, a housing, an engagement portion, and a buffer. The display module includes a display screen, a side portion located at a periphery of the display screen, and a protrusion protruding from the side portion. The housing houses the display module such that the display screen is exposed. The engagement portion is provided to the housing to engage with the protrusion. The buffer is provided to the protrusion and is deformed by an engagement between the protrusion and the engagement portion.08-16-2012
20120206893DOUBLE HINGE TORSION BAR - In embodiments of a double hinge torsion bar, a portable device includes a first housing integrated with a display device, and a second housing movably coupled to the first housing. Double hinges attach to the first and second housings of the portable device, and the double hinges are operable to open and close the first and second housings relative to each other. A torsion bar movably couples the double hinges to open and close at approximately a same timing rate, which can prevent the double hinges from binding when the first and second housings are opened and closed relative to each other.08-16-2012
20120002390DUSTPROOF STRUCTURE FOR SLIDE TYPE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND SLIDE TYPE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - There are a first packing 01-05-2012
20110096522Power Conversion And Distribution Scheme For Electronic Equipment Racks - A system is provided for powering electronic system modules in an equipment rack. A circuit breaker is mounted to the rack and configured to receive a rack AC power feed. An AC-DC converter module is mounted to the rack and configured to receive the rack AC power feed from the circuit breaker and to convert it to a first DC voltage at an output. A set of switching DC-DC output converters is provided. Each is disposed physically proximate to or within one of the electronic system modules and is configured to convert the first DC voltage to a second DC voltage suitable for consumption by the proximate electronic system module. A bus is configured to distribute the first DC voltage from the output to each of the switching DC-DC output converters.04-28-2011
20120008300MOBILE DEVICE CASE - A removable case for a mobile device is provided, the mobile device having a front face and a side edge, and an input button located on the side edge. The case includes a main body defining a region in which the mobile device can be removably received, and an actuator on the main body having a user interface and a button interface, wherein the actuator translates an input force received on the user interface into a button activating force applied by the button interface in a different direction than the input force.01-12-2012
20120044660BUTTON ASSEMBLY WITH DRIVE ASSEMBLY - A process is provided for characterizing a tactile response of a first mechanical actuator (e.g., button) based on a back off distance. The first mechanical actuator may include a plunger, a dome-shaped flexible membrane, and an electrical contact, all aligned with each other so that a contact signal is generated when the flexible membrane touches the contact. The plunger can be moved a first distance towards the contact until the contact signal is generated at a contact point. Then the plunger can be backed off a second distance from the contact point. This second distance may be called the “back off distance”. The particular feel of the first mechanical actuator can then be correlated to a particular back off distance. This process can be repeated a number of times to classify a number of different “feels” for the first mechanical actuator based on a number of different back off distances.02-23-2012
20120008299SYSTEM AND APPARATUS FOR PROTECTING A MOBILE DEVICE - A system and apparatus providing protection and functionally for mobile devices by providing a protective cover, a variable angle stand, and a more convenient user input device.01-12-2012
20120008301Bracket member and a coupling member for supporting a screening device in a window or door frame, a window or door and a screening device - A screening device for mounting in a frame structure, which has at least one pair of opposed frame pieces, has two opposite ends and carries at each end a coupling member for supporting the screening device in the frame structure, wherein at least one of said coupling members has a recess having at least one coupling member engagement side for engaging a bracket member in a frame structure and an electrical terminal in the recess. The electrical terminal is resilient and movable in directions towards and away from a body part of the screening device, and the resilience of the electrical terminal is configured so that retaining of the coupling member on the bracket member may, at least in part, be fulfilled by the resilience of the resilient electrical terminal.01-12-2012
20120057321PLASMA DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A plasma display device and a method of manufacturing the same are provided. The plasma display device includes a panel, a driving circuit portion driving the panel, a base chassis on which the driving circuit portion is mounted, and a conductive gasket physically connecting the driving circuit portion to the base chassis. According to the plasma display device, EMI emitted from a driving circuit portion can be shielded, and thus the performance of the plasma display device can be improved.03-08-2012
20120014083ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a housing, an outer wall, a rib, a cable, and a stopper. The housing houses at least part of an electronic component. The outer wall constitutes at least part of an outer contour of the housing. The rib is located between the outer wall and the electronic component, and the outer surface of the rib faces the inner surface of the outer wall. The cable is routed between the outer wall and the rib. The stopper is housed in the housing, and engages the rib to prevent the rib from inclining toward the outer wall.01-19-2012
20120014084ELECTRONIC COMPONENT MOUNTING SYSTEM AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENT MOUNTING METHOD - Disclosed are an electronic component mounting system and an electronic component mounting method capable of ensuring high connection reliability. An electronic component mounting system (01-19-2012
20120014082Variable stiffness screen with pneumatic frame - A variable stiffness screen with a pneumatic frame for wearable electronic devices provides a viewable area that can be adjusted by managing the screen's physical properties. The screen incorporates a flexible electronic display, attached to a pneumatic frame, in which the structural properties can be changed from a flexible state to a rigid one to control the stiffness of the display.01-19-2012
20120014081VOLTAGE ADJUSTING CIRCUIT, METHOD, AND MOTHERBOARD INCLUDING SAME - A voltage adjusting circuit includes a voltage adjusting chip, a processor, first and second voltage converting circuits, and a control circuit. The voltage adjusting chip converts a first voltage to a second voltage. The processor receives the second voltage and a control signal. The second voltage converting circuit converts the second voltage to a third voltage. The first voltage converting circuit converts the third voltage to the second voltage according to the control signal from the processor for supplying the second voltage to the processor and the control circuit. The control circuit is connected between the first voltage converting circuit and the voltage adjusting chip. The control circuit deactivates the voltage adjusting chip when receiving the second voltage from the first voltage converting circuit.01-19-2012
20120063111ELECTRICAL OUTLET BOX - An electrical outlet box includes a housing comprising a plurality of electrical components and a switch; a cover adapted to close onto the housing and comprising an opening above the switch; and at least one manipulation assembly each disposed between the opening of the cover and the switch, each manipulation assembly comprising a membrane member mounted on the opening of the cover, and a lever block so that a pressing of the membrane member can turn on or off the switch via the lever block.03-15-2012
20120026712ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a housing, a signal wiring and an electronic component. The signal wiring is provided on a first surface which is an inner surface of the housing. The electronic component is accommodated in the housing and includes a conductive member for electrical continuity with the signal wiring. The conductive member is formed on a surface of the electronic component facing the first surface of the housing. The electronic component is fixed to the first surface of the housing by a conductive adhesive agent having conductivity so that the conductive member has electrically continuity with the signal wiring. The electronic component is fixed to the first surface of the housing by a reinforcing adhesive agent having adhesive strength higher than the conductive adhesive agent.02-02-2012
20120026713Electronic device comprising a removable hard disk - The invention relates to an electronic device comprising a casing, a hard disk, a housing on the casing of the electronic device intended to host the hard disk, a stopper ensuring the holding of the hard disk in the housing, the device being notable in that the stopper comprises a first fixation means of a first end of the stopper to the casing of the electronic device, a second fixation means on a second end of the stopper to the casing of the electronic device. According to particular characteristics, the first fixation means is a clip, the second fixation means is a lock, and the stopper also comprises a hinge enabling the articulation of the stopper around its first end.02-02-2012
20120206896ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a first housing, a first display and a transparent first panel. The first display in the first housing includes a first display portion. The first panel covers the first display portion and includes a first flat surface portion and a first curved surface portion along an outer edge of the first flat surface portion. The first display portion displays images in a location corresponding to the first flat surface portion and a location corresponding to the first curved surface portion respectively at different aspect ratios from each other.08-16-2012
20120063113CONDUCTIVE BUFFER MATERIAL AND DISPLAY DEVICE - A conductive buffer material (03-15-2012
20120063112ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a main body, a hinge, a display, and a protective structure. A recessed portion is defined in an edge area of the main body. The hinge includes a shaft passing through the recessed portion with a part of an outer surface exposed in the recessed portion. The display is connected to the main body with the hinge and is capable of rotating relative to the main body with the shaft. The protective structure is detachably mounted to the main body and partly received in the recessed portion for engaging with the main body to completely receive the outer surface of the shaft.03-15-2012
20100182761TERMINAL BOX - A terminal box for a solar cell module is composed of, a box body, an inner cover and an outer cover, wherein the box body includes a bottom plate, an outer plate arranged in an upright manner around the bottom plate, and an inner plate arranged also in an upright manner inside the outer plate to enclose a circuit housing area; the inner cover includes a top plate and a side plate extended downward from an outer circumference of the top plate, and is formed into a lid shape and fitted around an outer surface of the inner plate to cover the circuit housing area; and the outer cover is fitted around the outer plate of the box body to thereby cover the inner cover and the box body, wherein the terminal box further includes a fitting member that causes the inner cover to be fitted to the box body to thereby prevent the inner cover from being removed from the circuit housing area.07-22-2010
20120155051ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH INTERFACE SHIELDING COVER - An electronic device includes a main body and an interface shielding cover. A recess is defined in the main body by a vertical wall and a bottom. Two openings are defined in the rear cover between the vertical wall and the bottom wall, two stop walls adjacent to the openings include a first engaging side and a second engaging side. The interface shielding cover includes a pair of elastic arms rotatably connected to the rear cover. Each elastic arm includes a first protrusion and a second protrusion distinctly oriented from the first protrusion. The interface shielding cover is rotatable relative to the rear cover between a closed position where the first protrusion abuts against the first engaging side to retain the cover in the closed position, and an open position where the second protrusion abuts against the second engaging side to retain the cover in the open position.06-21-2012
20120155050ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING INNER HOLDER FOR FUNCTIONAL MODULE - An exemplary electronic device includes a housing, a left rail and a right rail assembled in the housing, and a holder assembled on the left and right rails and received in the housing. The holder can slide out from the housing for securing a functional module thereon. The holder includes a bottom plate glidingly assembled on the left and right rails, and front and rear plates both pivotally secured on the bottom plate. The front and rear plates are both elastically biased to rotate about the bottom plate. When the holder is at least partially received in the housing, the front and rear plates are in original closed positions. When the holder is almost totally slid out from the housing, the front and rear plates rotate about the bottom plate to be in open positions for providing resilience to secure the functional module.06-21-2012
20120176762ELECTRONICS PATCH WITH ULTRA THIN ADHESIVE LAYER - An electronic patch comprising a patch body composed of a cured rubber composition and having an electronics component mounted thereto, the patch body comprising a bottom surface for bonding the electronics patch to an article. Also included is an adhesive layer of an uncured rubber composition applied to the patch bottom surface, wherein the adhesive layer is no more than 0.3 mm thick and is curable between 18° C. and 26° C. over 20 hours and 48 hours. A removable protective film may be applied to a bonding surface of the adhesive layer, wherein the protective film is removed prior to applying the patch to the article. A method is provided, including applying a vulcanizing agent to an interior surface of the tire and applying the electronics patch over the vulcanizing agent, wherein the protective film on the patch is removed prior to applying the electronics patch to the tire.07-12-2012
20100172114SURFACE MOUNTING COMPONENT - There may be provided a surface mounting component in which a shock with respect to constitution members thereof in a manufacturing process can be reduced and also, in which solder joining strength after the surface mounting is made to be adequate.07-08-2010
20120134129RECEPTACLE DEVICE FOR A MODULAR TELEMATIC UNIT - There is provided a receptacle for a modular telematic unit. An exemplary receptacle comprises a body, at least one housing, and at least one solar panel. The body comprises at least two rails positioned opposite from each other. The housing is configured to be detachably slid into the rails. The solar panel is configured to be detachably slid into the rails. An outer surface of the solar panel, when slid into the rails, is slanted at an angle α relative to at least one outer surface of the body. The outer surface of the body is positioned opposite the solar panel.05-31-2012
20120120628MODULAR FLAT-PANEL MONITOR STAND - A flat-panel display stand in accordance with the present invention includes a modular assembly for supporting a display on a horizontal surface so that the display tilt can be adjusted by the user. The stand has a modular design with only two modules: a retainer clip and supporting leg that are uniquely hinged together and connected to the rear of the display.05-17-2012
20120120627DUAL SCREEN FOLDING DISPLAY HINGE - Dual screen display devices are disclosed. The device is able to be a mechanical hinge capable of joining multiple screens to form a single display or a substantially continuous display. The device is also capable of splitting a jointed display into separated screens. In some embodiments, the device comprises detaining mechanisms allowing the device to instantly interchange among several pre-defined angles or positions.05-17-2012
20120162952TELEVISION AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, a television comprises a first panel, a second panel, and a cover. The first panel comprises a display surface. The second panel is laid over the first panel to cover the display surface. The cover comprises a receiver. A holding member is fixed to the edge of the second panel. The holding member comprises a protrusion protruding to the periphery of the second panel. The protrusion is butted against the receiver of the cover so that the second panel is tilted in a posture that slants the protrusion relative to the first panel. The second panel is rotated toward the first panel on the end of the protrusion butted against the receiver. As a result of this rotation, the second panel is stacked on the first panel to cover the display surface.06-28-2012
20120127687FLEXIBLE CIRCUITS AND ELECTRONIC TEXTILES - Embodiments of wearable flexible devices and related methods are described herein. Other embodiments and related methods are also disclosed herein.05-24-2012
20120127686DECORATION PLATE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME - A decoration plate and an electronic apparatus having the same are provided. The decoration plate includes a cover plate, a conductive ring, an insulating layer, and a conductive element. The conductive ring is disposed on a surface of the cover plate. The insulating layer is disposed on the surface of the cover plate and covers the conductive ring, and the insulating layer has at least one opening. The conductive element is disposed in the opening.05-24-2012
20110182047KEY BUTTON MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A key button mechanism and a portable electronic device using same are provided. The key button mechanism includes a key button and a capturing element detachably latching with the key button. The key button includes a key body and two spaced-apart latching hooks protruding from the same surface of the key body. The capturing element includes a main body having two assembling holes spacingly defined therethrough, each assembling hole corresponds to one of the two latching hooks of the key button, each latching hook of the key button passes through one of the two assembling holes of the capturing element and detachably latches to the capturing element.07-28-2011
20120134128PORTABLE ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A portable electronic apparatus includes a first casing having a first display surface, a second casing having a second display surface, and a coupling mechanism that couples the first casing and the second casing to each other.05-31-2012
20120134126ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a housing, a lid, and at least one connection structure. The housing includes an upper housing and a lower housing engaged with the upper housing. The lid is connected to the housing and covering a part of the upper housing. The at least one connection structure is used for connecting the lower housing with the upper housing. Each connection structure includes a connection post protruding from an interior surface of the lower housing and a connection member passing through the part of the upper housing covered by the lid communicate with the lower housing for engagement with the connection post.05-31-2012
20120250284ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes: a chassis; an input device and a display panel that are arranged within the chassis; an elastic member that is arranged between the chassis and the display panel; and a holding member that holds the input device, that is secured to the chassis, and that pushes the display panel toward the elastic member to deform the elastic member.10-04-2012
20120250283ROTATING AND MOVING MECHANISM - An apparatus includes a first body part comprising a first user interface and a second body part comprising a second user interface. The apparatus further comprises a mechanism configured to rotate the first body part with respect to the second body part over a pivot axis, and move the first body part with respect to the second body part substantially parallel to the pivot axis.10-04-2012
20120212925Component support and assembly having a mems component on such a component support - A component support allows cost-effective, space-saving and low-stress packaging of MEMS components having a sensitive structure. The component support is suited, in particular, for MEMS components, which are mounted in the cavity of a housing and are intended to be electrically contacted. The component support is produced as a composite part in the form of a hollow body open on one side, the composite part being made essentially of a three-dimensionally shaped carrier foil flexible in its shaping, and an encasing material. The encasing material is molded onto one side of the carrier foil, so that the carrier foil is situated on the inner wall of the component support. At least one mounting surface for at least one component is formed on the inner wall having the carrier foil. The carrier foil is also provided with contact surfaces and insulated conductive paths for electrically contacting the at least one component.08-23-2012
20120212924ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a first housing, a second housing, a hinge, and a movable portion. The first housing includes an operation surface. The hinge attaches the second housing to the first housing. The movable portion is attached to an end of the first housing by the hinge and is configured to be rotated toward an opposite side to the operation surface in synchronization with rotation of the second housing.08-23-2012
20120212922Answer bracelet - An answer bracelet with a circular bracelet band suitable for wearing an a person's wrist. A hollowed out area in the top of the bracelet band houses a digital display, a microprocessor, a printed circuit board, a start switch, a tilt switch, a battery power supply and an audio emitting device. A top cover panel covers the hollowed out portion and the embedded electronics. The battery can be accessed by removing a bottom cover located on the underside of the hollowed out area. When a user presses the start button and shakes the bracelet, the tilt switch sends a signal to the microprocessor whereupon the microprocessor causes the audio device to produce a short burst of sound and then randomly selects one of a plurality of messages stored in the microprocessor and displays the message on the digital display for a predetermined period of time. Then the message disappears making the bracelet display ready for the next use.08-23-2012
20120212923DISPLAY UNIT HAVING SELF-LOCKING STRUCTURE TO FIX DISPLAY THEREOF - An exemplary display unit includes a lower cover, an upper cover, and a display sandwiched between the upper cover and the lower cover. The lower cover includes a lower plate for supporting the display thereon, a first clip to fix the display on the lower plate, a bracket, and a rib. The upper cover includes an upper plate adjoined to the lower plate to cover the display, two fins pressing against the first clip, a second clip secured to the bracket, and a beam engaged with the rib.08-23-2012
20120176761CONTAINER UNIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - A container unit and a display device including the same are disclosed. The container unit, containing a display unit, may include: a bottom chassis including i) a first portion spaced apart from a rear side of the display unit by a first distance, and ii) a second portion extending from the first portion and spaced apart from the rear side of the display unit by a second distance longer than the first distance, the second portion having a first opening. The display device may further include an insulation frame disposed between the second portion of the bottom chassis and the display panel, and having a second opening which is communicated with the first opening and smaller than the first opening, wherein one end of the insulation frame facing a central portion of the second opening has a chamfered structure at one side edge thereof.07-12-2012
20120176760SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GROUNDING A MOVABLE COMPONENT - An electronic device can include different components providing different functionality. Some electronic devices can include a proximity sensor for determining when a user's face is near the device. The sensor can include an emitter and a detector that are separated by a foam block to limit cross-talk between the emitter and detector. A sheet can be placed over the foam block to define openings for each of the emitter and detector. Some electronic devices can also include a camera. A glass cover secured to the device enclosure can protect the camera. To improve an adhesive bond between the glass cover and a metal enclosure, an ink layer can be placed between an adhesive and the glass. In addition, the camera or another component may need to be grounded to ensure proper operation. During assembly, however, the position of the camera can shift due to closing an enclosure. A grounding assembly that maintains contact with the camera in its initial and final positions can be provided.07-12-2012
20100271795RFID SYSTEM - An antenna assembly (AA) for an RFID system comprises a main winding (WM) that extends over a volume (VI). The antenna assembly (AA) further comprises an auxiliary winding (WA), which is concentrated at one side of the volume (VI). The auxiliary winding (WA) is electrically coupled to the main winding (WM) and arranged so that these respective windings produce respective magnetic fields of similar orientation in response to a drive signal. The antenna assembly (AA) can be disposed in a storage space (SP) that is delimited by walls of electrically conductive material, such as, for example, a metal cabinet. The antenna assembly (AA) allows reliable RFID operation within the storage space (SP). The volume (VI) over which the main winding (WM) extends is preferably only 2 to 20% smaller than that of the storage space (SP).10-28-2010
20120218730SEALING STRUCTURE - In a sealing structure, an elongated projecting portion is formed on an outer circumferential surface of a holder in a position forward in an inserting direction of the holder than an annular packing, the elongated projecting portion projects than the annular packing in a radial direction of the holder, a recess portion is formed on an inner circumferential surface of an opening portion of the holder so that the elongated projecting portion is inserted therein, and the recess portion has such a depth that the annular packing is pressed by the inner circumferential surface of the opening portion in a state where the elongated projecting portion is inserted into the recess portion.08-30-2012
20100265686APPARATUS AND METHODS - Described herein is an apparatus having first and second housings and a driver wheel. The first and second housings are coupled together so that they can be driven by the driver wheel to provide for a plurality of apparatus configurations. The apparatus is configured such that the first and second housings are slidable relative to one another from a first overlapping configuration, in which the first and second housings are substantially overlapping, to a second laterally slid configuration in which the first second housings are laterally slid with respect to one another, and then onto a third tilted configuration in which the first and second housings are tilted relative to one another. The apparatus is also configured such that continuous rotation of the driver wheel drives the movement of the apparatus from the first configuration to the second configuration and then onto the third configuration.10-21-2010
20120224348Retaining Mechanism and an Electronic Device Having the Same - A retaining mechanism, used for retaining an electronic component including a support bracket having an end part formed with an engaging hole, includes a mounting block having a mounting hole for receiving the end part of the support bracket, and a through hole communicating with the mounting hole. A seat body covers the mounting block, and has a bolt hole communicating with and disposed above the through hole, and a limiting slot communicating with one side of the bolt hole. A locking bolt includes a shank disposed slidably in the bolt hole, and a stopper block connected transversely to the bottom portion and slidable upward and downward along the limiting slot. The shank has a bottom portion adapted to engage releasably the engaging hole when the through hole is aligned with the engaging hole.09-06-2012
20120257367PROTECTIVE JACKET AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE USING THE SAME - A wireless communication device includes a host and a protective jacket. The host has a connector. The protective jacket includes a jacket and a cap. The jacket has a receiving space and an opening that communicates with the receiving space and the outside of the jacket. The cap is configured in the receiving space and opposite to the opening. The wireless communication device is placed in the receiving space and is in a first state or a second state relative to the jacket. When the wireless communication device is in the first state, the cap covers the connector. When the wireless communication device is in the second state, the connector passes through the opening and protrudes from the jacket.10-11-2012
20120188740ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a main body, an electronic assembly and an ejecting mechanism. The main body is formed with a retaining space, and the electronic assembly is retained in the retaining space of the main body. The ejecting mechanism includes an operating member that has a main portion and a connecting portion disposed on the main portion. The operating member is rotatable on the connecting portion and is disposed in the main body while the lifting section is disposed between the main body and the electronic assembly. The operating section is operable to drive the lifting section to push the electronic assembly out of the retaining space.07-26-2012
20120262897ELECTRONIC DEVICE ASSEMBLY - An electronic device assembly includes an electronic device, a rotatable member rotatably attached to the electronic device about a first shaft, and a peripheral device rotatably attached to the rotatable member about a second shaft. The rotatable member and the peripheral device are located on a front side of the electronic device. The peripheral device is rotatable about the second shaft relative to the rotatable member, for allowing the rotatable member and the peripheral device to be located on a same plane. The rotatable member is rotatable about the first shaft relative to the electronic device, for allowing the rotatable member and the peripheral device to be cooperatively attached to a back side of the electronic device.10-18-2012
20120081878IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS - In an image display apparatus used at a restaurant or the like, a storage portion for receiving articles such as a menu is separately provided as a dedicated part. Therefore, the number of parts increases, and an assembly operation, an installation operation, and the like cost much labor.04-05-2012
20120081876PROTECTION COVER, ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND COVER HOLDING STRUCTURE - A first coupling member 04-05-2012
20120081875ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a case having an opening, an electronic part mounted in the case, a cover detachably attached to the case to close the opening, an annular seal part disposed on one of the case and the cover, the seal part being positioned between the case and the cover to enclose the opening, the seal part being filled with a liquid, and a pressing part that presses the seal part in a first direction parallel to a closing surface of the cover to expand the seal part in a second direction intersecting the closing surface of the cover so that the seal part presses another of the case and the cover.04-05-2012
20120327628ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH LOCKING ASSEMBLY - An electronic device includes an enclosure and a locking assembly. The locking assembly includes a fixing sleeve including a fixing end hermetically fixed to the enclosure, and an opening end away from the enclosure, and a locking bracket. The locking bracket is attached to the fixing sleeve and defines a through hole defining a passing portion and at least one locking portion communicating with each other. The electronic device is position to a fastener by the fastener passing through the passing portion and being positioned in the locking portion of the through hole.12-27-2012
20120327627ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING LEVER WITH PRECISION PIVOT - An exemplary electronic device includes a housing, a lever, and a locking device securing the lever on the housing. The housing includes a bottom plate, a top plate and a side plate connecting the bottom plate with the top plate. The locking device includes a nut having a main body extending downwardly into the lever, a screw extending upwardly through the top plate into the nut, and gaskets sandwiched between the top plate and the nut. The lever is disposed and sleeved on the nut with a gap defined between a top face of the lever and a bottom face of a head of the nut.12-27-2012
20120320552PROTECTIVE DEVICE - A device includes a cover that includes a base. The cover is configured to be positioned over a mount that couples a support structure of an electrical device to another element. The electrical device includes an energized terminal that is configured to connect to an electrical power system and a grounded terminal. The device also includes an insulating interface coupled to the base of the cover such that, when the cover is positioned over the mount, the interface contacts the support structure to substantially electrically insulate the mount. A system includes an electrical device, a support structure that holds the electrical device on the first side, a mount configured to couple the structure to another element, the mount being grounded during operation of the system, and a protective device positioned over the mount.12-20-2012
20120320554PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A DETACHABLE BATTERY MODULE - A portable electronic device includes a main body and a first battery module. The main body includes a base, two first engaging portions respectively disposed on two ends of a side of the base, a casing installed on the base, and a first connecting terminal set disposed on a surface of the casing adjacent to the side of the base and electrically connected to an electronic component. The first battery module includes a first housing whereon a plurality of holes is formed, two first constraining portions for engaging with the corresponding first engaging portions respectively, and a first transmission terminal set for contacting the first connecting terminal set. The portable electronic device further includes a first latch structure. The first latch structure includes a plurality of first hooks for engaging inside the plurality of first holes on the first housing.12-20-2012
20120320553DISPLAY SEAL FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a cover and a display module mounted on the cover, the cover includes a cover body and a seal gasket molded on the cover body, the seal gasket is molded from thermosetting rubber. The seal gasket is permanently clamped between the cover body and the display module.12-20-2012
20100226111TEST SWITCH COVER ASSEMBLY - A cover assembly protects a test switch having a pair of forwardly extending, opposed posts. The cover assembly includes cover having a pair of holes on opposed sides of the front face. A thumbnut is secured within each hole. Each thumbnut includes a nut having internal threads to rotatably engage the posts extending from the cover. The nut is made of a magnetic material such that, when removed, the cover assembly may be secured to any metallic surface.09-09-2010
20110235300KEY BUTTON MECHANISM AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING SAME - A key button mechanism and a portable electronic device using same are provided. The key button mechanism includes a base body, a protective piece and a key button. The protective piece is assembled to the base body and includes two actuating portions. The key button is partially attached to the base body and aligns with the protective piece. The key button includes a key body and two resisting blocks formed on the key body. The two resisting blocks are configured to align with and abut against the corresponding two actuating portions of the protective piece.09-29-2011
20120275130ELECTRONIC DEVICE HOUSING AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THEREOF - An electronic device housing and a method of forming the housing are disclosed. The electronic device housing, comprises a bottom layer defining a though hole; an adhesion layer on the bottom layer defining a through hole; and a protection layer on the adhesion layer defining a through hole, wherein the adhesion layer is cured by ultraviolet (UV) rays, the adhesion layer is adapted to tightly combine the bottom layer and the protection layer.11-01-2012
20120087100PORTABLE KEYBOARD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE CARRYING CASE - A protective carrying apparatus for a portable keyboard unit and a portable electronic device includes a case unit and a portable keyboard unit accommodated therein. The case unit has a first accommodating portion for accommodating the portable electronic device and a second accommodating portion having at least a magnetic coupler. The portable keyboard unit includes a magnetic member that can be selectively coupled to the magnetic coupler of the second accommodating portion of the case unit.04-12-2012
20120092845ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR UPGRADING ELECTROSTATIC DISCHARGE PROTECTION CAPABILITY OF ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device and a method for upgrading electrostatic discharge protection capability of an electronic device are provided. The electronic device comprises a housing, an internal circuit and a plurality of screws each having an appendage. The screw has an upper surface, a lower surface and a threaded shaft portion. The lower surface connects the threaded shaft portion. The lower surface has an appendage. When the screw is screwed into the housing, the appendage destroys an insulating layer on the housing so that the housing electrically connects with a ground portion of the internal circuit.04-19-2012
20120287592ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device includes a casing and a battery module removably locked to the casing. The casing includes a connecting wall, two inner side walls connected to opposite ends of the connecting wall and having pillars protruding therefrom, and a first magnetic member disposed at the connecting wall. The battery module includes a first side wall to abut against the connecting wall, and two second side walls connected to two opposite ends of the first sidewall. A second magnetic member is disposed at the first side wall and has a magnetic attraction force with the first magnetic member. Each second side wall is formed with a guiding groove extending along an insertion direction of the battery module for engaging a corresponding pillar.11-15-2012
20120140429DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device includes a display which has a display surface which displays an image and where a lower edge portion is provided as a contact portion, a holding member which is placed on a placement surface, contacts the contact portion of the display from above, and holds the display, and a stand where an upper edge portion is provided as a upper-side attachment portion which is attached to the display and a lower edge portion is provided as a lower-side attachment portion which is attached to the holding member, where it is possible to change the inclination angle of the display in the tilt direction to a plurality of angles which are different and a position of the contact portion of the display, which contacts with the holding member, and the lower-side attachment portion of the stand are positioned so as to be separated back and front.06-07-2012
20120140428PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH A SPACE FOR ACCOMMODATING A STYLUS AND A CONNECTOR - A portable electronic device includes a casing whereinside an accommodating space is formed, a signal terminal disposed on a lateral wall of the accommodating space, a stylus accommodated inside the accommodating space of the casing in a movable manner, a push-pop mechanism disposed inside the accommodating space of the casing for fixing the stylus at a corresponding position according to depth of the accommodating space whereinto the stylus enters, and a connector for inserting into the accommodating space of the casing so as to electrically connect with the signal terminal to transmit a corresponding signal.06-07-2012
20130016490WALL HANGER AND DISPLAYAANM Asano; TakashiAACI Fukaya-shiAACO JPAAGP Asano; Takashi Fukaya-shi JP - According to one embodiment, a display is provided with a rib structure on the inner surface of rear-side casing, and a fixing tool to be fitted with the rib structure. The rib structure includes a push plate configured to push the fixing tool toward the inner surface of the casing, and the fixing tool includes a projection configured to come into contact with the push plate. The position where the push plate pushes the projection is horizontally aligned with the position where the fixing tool is fastened and fixed using an attachment hole of the casing.01-17-2013
20130016489TRANSFORMERAANM YEH; Yi-ChangAACI Taipei HsienAACO TWAAGP YEH; Yi-Chang Taipei Hsien TWAANM LIN; Tzu-YuAACI Guishan TownshipAACO TWAAGP LIN; Tzu-Yu Guishan Township TW - A collapsible electronic equipment includes a pivot structure, a base and a cover. The pivot structure includes a first pivot assembly, a second pivot assembly, and a gear mechanism. The first pivot assembly is disposed on a side of the base. The second pivot assembly is disposed on a side of the cover. The gear mechanism is connected to the first pivot assembly and the second pivot assembly. The cover may be opened or closed relative to the base by the gear mechanism. When the cover is opened at 180 degrees relative to the base, the gap between the cover and the base is narrow, and the surfaces of the cover and the base are located on the same plane.01-17-2013
20130170169CIRCUIT MODULE WITH MULTIPLE SUBMODULES - An embodiment of a circuit module includes module nodes, a first submodule, a second submodule, and a conductive structure. The first submodule has a first submodule node, and the second submodule is disposed over the first submodule and has a second submodule node. The conductive structure couples the first submodule node to one of the module nodes and couples the second submodule node to one of the module nodes. Another embodiment of a circuit module includes module nodes, a first submodule, a second submodule, and a conductive structure. The first submodule has first submodule nodes, and the second submodule is disposed over the first submodule and has second submodule nodes. The conductive structure couples one of the first and second submodule nodes to one of the module nodes and couples one of the first submodule nodes to one of the second submodule nodes.07-04-2013
20130170170COUNTER MACHINE WITH DISPLAY - A counter machine includes a display, a first connecting member, a support, and a second connecting member. The first connecting member is secured to the display and includes a first block. The second connecting member is engaged with the first connecting member and includes a second block. The first connecting member is rotatable relative to the second connecting member. When the first block is blocked by the second block, the first connecting member is blocked from rotating relative to the second connecting member.07-04-2013
20130135838ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE MATERIAL AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - The present invention provides an anisotropic conductive material in which lower continuity resistance and higher adhesive strength are obtained, and a method for manufacturing the same. When a glass substrate and a metal wiring material are thermally compressed and bonded, in an interface between the glass substrate and an anisotropic conductive material, Si on a surface of the glass substrate reacts on an alkoxyl group (OR) at an end of disulfide silane modified by hydrophobic silica, and chemically binds thereto. Furthermore, at an interface between the metal wiring material and the anisotropic conductive material, a part of S—S bonds (disulfide bonds) in disulfide silane dissociates due to the heat at the time of thermocompression bonding, and the dissociated sulfide silane chemically binds to metal Me.05-30-2013
20100085723MOUNTING DEVICE, MOUNTING METHOD, PACKAGE, AND PRESSURIZING PLATE - Even pressure is applied to a mounting target, even in a case where electronic components having different heights from each other are attempted to be mounted to a substrate, or in a case where an electronic component is attempted to be mounted to a substrate whose rear surface is provided with another electronic component. A mounting device 04-08-2010
20100085722METHOD FOR MOUNTING ELECTRONIC-COMPONENT MODULE, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING ELECTRONIC APPARATUS USING THE SAME, AND ELECTRONIC-COMPONENT MODULE - A suction surface member is provided on an electronic component module including an electronic component base plate and surface mount device mounted on the electronic component base plate in order to provide a suction surface at a location that is substantially at the same level as or higher than that of an upper end of a transistor that is the tallest surface mount device. The suction head adheres to the suction surface to hold the electronic component module and the electronic component module is mounted on a motherboard defining the target board. Then a treatment is performed to prevent a situation in which an upper end of the suction surface member is higher than the upper end of the tallest surface mount device mounted on the electronic component base plate.04-08-2010
20100085721SLIDE MECHANISM FOR SLIDE-TYPE PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A slide mechanism used in portable electronic device is described including a main plate, a slide plate, two sliders, and two guiders. The slide plate can be installed on the main plate and slideable relative to the main plate. The sliders can be attached to the slide plate. The guiders can be attached to the main plate and configured for deformably guiding the sliders to move therealong, the sliders positioned between the guiders. During the sliding process of the slide plate with respect to the main plate, the sliders deform the guiders to slide the slide plate along the main plate.04-08-2010
20110261546Portable Electronic Apparatus Connector Assembly - A portable electronic apparatus comprises a body having a surface with at least one open channel for receiving a connector assembly; an electrical interface on the body and configured to receive power and/or communicate data with an electrical interface of a compatible device; a connector assembly seated in the open channel and comprising at least one rail having a longitudinal member with a recess configured to engage a tooth of a locking arm of the compatible device; and a fastener removably fastening the rail to the body.10-27-2011
20130114232PORTABLE ELECTRONIC MODULE HAVING A HOLDER - A portable electronic module including a portable electronic device and a holder applied to hold the portable electronic device is provided. The portable electronic device includes a first surface, a second surface opposite to the first surface, and a display unit disposed on the first surface, wherein a connecting unit is disposed on the second surface. The holder includes a first body having a first connecting portion and a first wearing portion and a second body having a second connecting portion suited to connect with the first connecting portion and a second wearing portion, wherein the first body is suitable to connect with the second body. At least one of the first connecting portion and the second connecting portion is suitable for connecting with the connecting unit, and a wearing space is formed to wear for users by the combination of the first wearing portion and the second wearing portion.05-09-2013
20130114231COMBINED TYPE STORAGE CASE FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE ACCESSORIES - A combined type storage case for electronic device accessories has a first case, a second case and a third case. The first case includes a first receptacle and a pivotable first plug. The first receptacle and the first plug are electrically connected with each other and allow an electronic device to be charged. The second case is detachably mounted on the first case and includes a chamber defined inside the second case for receiving 05-09-2013
20130100630ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CABLE CLAMPING APPARATUS - A cable clamping apparatus includes a bracket and a number of cable clamps connected to the bracket. Each cable clamp includes a fixing plate fixed to the bracket, and a clamping portion extending from the fixing plate for clamping a power cable together with the bracket.04-25-2013
20130100629ACCESS PLATE ADAPTER FOR ELECTRICAL FIXTURE - An electrical assembly, such as a lighting assembly, includes a housing adapted for mounting to a wall or ceiling. The housing has an outer wall for attaching to the wall or ceiling and an opening for wire connections between the housing and the power source. An access plate adapter is removably coupled to the opening in the housing to define a channel between the housing and the wall or ceiling. The adapter has a bottom wall and a side wall forming a well and an outwardly extending top wall at a top end of the side wall. The bottom wall has as plurality of tabs forming hooks for coupling with the opening in the housing wall. The top wall of the adapter has a dimension to contact the surface of the wall or ceiling and form a seal to define a closed channel between the housing and the wall or ceiling.04-25-2013
20130100632POWER TRANSDUCER - A power transducer is downsized by reducing the size of a power source board and highly reliable. The power source board is provided in the power transducer and for a large-current circuit. The power transducer includes a power semiconductor module having lead terminals. Of the lead terminals provided for the power semiconductor module and connected with the main circuit board, predetermined one or ones of the lead terminals is or are connected with the main circuit board in the vicinity of a main circuit terminal stage and at a position or positions lower than the main circuit terminal stage. Alternatively, predetermined one or ones of the lead terminals is or are connected with the main circuit board at a position or positions lower than a position at which the main circuit terminal stage is provided.04-25-2013
20130100631ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH SUPPORTING APPARATUS - A supporting apparatus for supporting a casing of an electronic device includes a supporting member and a locating member. The supporting member includes a supporting block supporting a bottom of the casing, and an extending block extending up from an end of the supporting block. The locating member is fixed to the extending block and to be detachably fixed to a sidewall of the electronic device.04-25-2013
20130120953JUNCTION BOX, POWER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME - A junction box for connecting a power supply unit is disclosed. The junction box includes a first connection terminal, a second connection terminal, a first signal connection terminal, a second signal connection terminal, and a switching module. The first and second connection terminals are utilized to transmit a DC power provided by the power supply unit. The first and second signal connection terminals are utilized to transmit a control signal. The switching module controls the electrically coupling relationship between the first connection terminal and the second terminal according to the control signal. A power system which employs the junction boxes and a method for controlling the power system are also disclosed.05-16-2013
20080212302Housing for a power semiconductor module - A housing for a power semiconductor module in which load-connecting elements having contact devices are arranged. The contact devices are arranged in housing troughs on the exterior of the housing. The housing troughs are formed at an associated lateral wall of the housing. The housing is closed off by a cover. The housing is preferably formed as a unitary piece of material having a circumferential sealing frame and the cover includes an outer rim that extends over the circumferential sealing frame, to prevent the penetration of fluid or moisture into the power semiconductor module when the cover is closed. On its inner rim, each housing trough includes a sealing rib formed of a section of the sealing frame. The associated load-connecting element is crimped about the sealing rib, so that the contact device is disposed within the trough.09-04-2008
20080205021MICROSTRUCTURE AND MICROSTRUCTURE MANUFACTURE METHOD - A microstructure comprises a laminate structure having a first conductor, a second conductor, and an intervening insulator located between the first and the second conductors. The first conductor includes opposite faces in relation to the second conductor, side faces, and edge parts which form the boundaries of the aforementioned opposite faces and side faces. The second conductor includes an extended face extending beyond the edge parts exceeding the first conductor. The insulation film includes an area covering at least part of an edge part and/or at least part of a side face.08-28-2008
20080205020CONNECTION OF WIRE TO A LEAD FRAME - An integrated circuit includes a first lead frame and a second lead frame that extend from an overmolded circuit assembly. Each of the lead frames includes a piercing portion to pierce through insulation on a corresponding electrical conduit. The piercing portion of the lead frames also provides a wrap around feature to mechanically secure the wire to the corresponding electrical conduit. In this manner, several processes can be eliminated and are not required for the desired mechanical and electrical connection of the integrated circuit lead frame to corresponding electrical conductors.08-28-2008
20110211325BATTERY ATTACHABLE/DETACHABLE ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - The electronic equipment disclosed in the present application realizes a battery attachment/detachment mechanism with the reduced number of components, by biasing a slide lever 09-01-2011
20110211324MOBILE TERMINAL DEVICE - A mobile terminal device includes a display unit having a first engaging latch, a case having a slide groove that allows the first engaging latch to slide therein and a second engaging latch that engages the first engaging latch that slides in the slide groove, and a component located in a gap that appears between the case and the display unit as a result of sliding the first engaging latch in the slide groove.09-01-2011
20130148323SWITCH STRUCTURE - A switch structure includes a cover plate unit having a holding case and a transparent cover movably connected to the holding case with a patterned section sandwiched between them; at least one switch coupled with the cover plate unit and having a switching key; a light emitting unit arranged in the holding case and electrically connected to the switch; and at least one press section including a push plate movably coupled with the cover plate unit and the switching key with a front side protruded from the cover plate unit, a transparent cover movably connected to the push plate, and a label located between the push plate and the transparent cover. The patterned section provides esthetic visual effect; the label indicates a position of which the lighting is controlled by the switch; and the light emitting unit works cooperatively with the switch to serve as an auxiliary light source.06-13-2013
20120257366ELECTRICAL INTERCONNECT DEVICE - An electrical interconnect device includes a frame having frame walls that define a socket that extends along a socket axis between an open top and an open bottom of the frame. The socket is configured to receive an electronic package through the open top. The electrical interconnect device also includes a contact assembly having an insulative carrier that holds an array of conductive elastomeric columns with each of the elastomeric columns having opposite first and second ends. The elastomeric columns are internally conductive between the first and second ends. The elastomeric columns are configured to electrically interconnect the electronic package to a second electronic component. The insulative carrier is configured to float within the frame in a direction generally parallel to the socket axis.10-11-2012
20100302753POLYPHASE POWER DISTRIBUTION AND MONITORING APPARATUS - A polyphase power distribution and monitoring apparatus having sets of outputs for each phase of power and monitors for each phase of power disposed in the housing. Each monitor provides a visible display of current for an associated phase of power and an audible alarm for each phase of power if the current exceeds a predetermined value or falls below a predetermined value. In three-phase wye power systems, the apparatus preferably includes a neutral line monitor, including a neutral line current display and audio alarm, for the neutral line of the wye power circuit. The apparatus preferably is lightweight, elongated, portable, and mountable to the side of an electronic equipment rack. It may also include additional power monitoring systems such as network power monitoring tools for remotely monitoring the apparatus.12-02-2010
20100302752DUAL MODE VIBRATOR - A dual mode vibrator is disclosed. There are available two vibrating units to enable obtainment of a variety of vibrations. Each lateral portion of the first and second vibrating units respectively supported by the first and second elastic members is supported by the first and second support bars secured at the housing for rotatable installation. Therefore, although the first and second vibrating units may rotate about the first and second support bars, the first and second vibrating units are not allowed to deviated or disengaged from the first and second support bars, whereby the plastic deformation of the first and second elastic members is prevented, and the first and second vibrating units can be positioned at predetermined positions at all times to enhance reliability of product. Furthermore, each lateral portion of the first and second vibrating units is respectively supported by the first and second elastic members while the other lateral portions of the first and second vibrating units are restrained by a stopper at a predetermined distance or more.12-02-2010
20100302751Multiple Micro HF-Contact Arrangement - The invention relates to a multiple micro HF-contact arrangement with HF-connections for passing through or contacting in a housing opening or in a duct, in particular at the transition from coaxial line or microstrip line to a coplanar line. The HF-connection thus comprises at least two circuit boards arranged in a plane which may be connected to each other by means of a planar contact pin on one circuit board and at least one planar socket on the other circuit board.12-02-2010
20100315798Method for Receiving an Electric/Electronic Component and Corresponding Mounting Method and Covering for Said Type of Device - An apparatus is provided for receiving, at least partially, an electric/electronic component in an internal housing area, in particular for commercial vehicles. A first housing component at least partially forms the internal housing area and a cover at least partially surrounds the internal housing area. The cover is designed such that at least one electrically conductive connecting element for electrically coupling the electric/electronic component to at least one additional electric/electronic component provided outside of the internal housing area is fixed by the cover. A method for assembling the apparatus is also provided.12-16-2010
20120281384COMMUNICATIONS TERMINAL AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - There are provided a communications terminal, in which an antenna and a case are integrally formed, and a method of manufacturing the same. The communications terminal includes: a terminal body; a case coupled to the terminal body to form an exterior of the terminal; and an antenna part including an antenna pattern integrally formed with the case and an elastic pin formed at one end of the antenna pattern to be electrically connected to a wireless module provided in the terminal body.11-08-2012
20120281383Display Apparatus - A display apparatus includes a display panel including lower and upper substrates confronting each other, and a film member combined with the upper substrate; and a panel support member to support the display panel to expose the front and lateral sides of the display panel to the outside.11-08-2012
20120281382ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A PROJECTION MODULE - An electronic device includes a host, a display, a pivoting mechanism, and a projection module. The display is connected rotatably to the host. The display includes a display housing having an upper side frame. The pivoting mechanism includes a hinge connected rotatably to the upper side frame. The projection module is connected to the hinge, in such a manner to allow for rotation of the projection module relative to the display housing about first and second axes that are perpendicular to each other.11-08-2012
20120281381Housing for Portable Electronic Device with Reduced Border Region - An electronic device having a housing structure that is configured to receive at least one glass cover is disclosed. The glass cover serves to cover a display assembly provided within the electronic device. The glass cover can be secured to the housing structure so as to facilitate providing a narrow border between an active display area and an outer edge of the housing structure. The enclosure for the electronic device can be thin yet be sufficiently strong to be suitable for use in electronic devices, such as portable electronic devices.11-08-2012
20120281380HOUSING FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH REDUCED BORDER REGION - An electronic device having a housing structure that is configured to receive at least one glass cover is disclosed. The glass cover serves to cover a display assembly provided within the electronic device. The glass cover can be secured to the housing structure so as to facilitate providing a narrow border between an active display area and an outer edge of the housing structure. The enclosure for the electronic device can be thin yet be sufficiently strong to be suitable for use in electronic devices, such as portable electronic devices.11-08-2012
20130182402PoP Structures Including Through-Assembly Via Modules - A device includes a Through-Assembly Via (TAV) Module, which includes a substrate, a plurality of through-vias penetrating through the substrate, and a second plurality of metal posts at a bottom surface of the TAV module and electrically coupled to the plurality of through-vias. A polymer includes a first portion between and contacting sidewalls of the first package component and the TAV module, a second portion disposed between the first plurality of metal posts, and a third portion disposed between the second plurality of metal posts. A first plurality of Redistribution Lines (RDLs) is underlying a bottom surface of the second and the third portions of the polymer. A second plurality of RDLs is over the first package component and the TAV module. The first plurality of RDLs is electrically coupled to the second plurality of RDLs through the plurality of through-vias in the TAV module.07-18-2013
20110310582INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE - An information processing device includes: a housing provided with a front panel; an opening provided in the front panel; an opening and closing lid opening and closing the opening; a placing unit, by being provided in the opening and closing lid, being housed within the opening in a state in which the opening and closing lid is closed and allowing a mobile terminal device to be placed in a state in which the opening and closing lid is opened; and a connecting unit provided in the placing unit and connected to the mobile terminal device.12-22-2011
20110310581ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a casing, a module unit, an installation portion, and a holding portion. The module unit includes an elastic cover member including a projection, and a module fitted in the cover member. The installation portion is provided inside the casing and configured to receive the module unit. The holding portion is projected from the installation portion and configured to surround and hold the module unit. The holding portion includes a fitting portion which is located at a peripheral region thereof and in which the projection is fitted, and a pair of edge portions configured to define the fitting portion and being more away from each other at positions closer to a peripheral region of the holding portion. The projection is in contact with the edge portions and is exposed in the fitting portion to an outside region of the holding portion.12-22-2011
20110310580MOBILE DEVICE WITH A FLIP-AROUND KEYBOARD - A mobile device having a flip-around keyboard includes a housing, a display, and a keyboard rotatably coupled to the housing. The housing has a top end, a bottom end, a front surface, and a back surface. The display is located on the front surface of the housing. The keyboard is rotatably coupled at about the bottom end of the housing. The keyboard has a front face having a plurality of keys and a rear face opposite the front surface. In a first configuration, the rear face of the keyboard faces the display of the housing. In a second configuration, the front face of the keyboard faces the back surface of the housing. The keyboard can be rotatably coupled to the housing by a coupler that permits greater than two hundred seventy degrees of rotation about a lateral axis parallel to an edge of the housing.12-22-2011
20130188327MULTI-DISPLAY DEVICE - A multi-display device includes a plurality of display devices. A display device of the plurality of display devices includes: a display panel including a front side, a rear side, first and second sides which face each other, and third and fourth sides which face each other; a first chassis which is fixed to the first side; a second chassis which is fixed to the second side; a third chassis which is fixed to the third side; a fourth chassis which is fixed to the fourth side; and a fixing member between one or more of the first to fourth chassis, and the display panel. The fixing member fixes the one or more of the first to fourth chassis, to the display panel. The fixing member is provided at a boundary between adjacent display devices of the plurality of display devices.07-25-2013
20120020046COUPLING MEMBER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING THE SAME - A coupling member for stably and easily performing coupling of an object to be supported and a stand and movement after the coupling, and an electronic device having the same are provided The coupling member coupling a plate-shaped object to be supported and a stand having a base and a supporting pillar, includes: a first fixing part which is fixed to a rear face of the object to be supported; a holding part attached to the first fixing part with a gap therebetween; a second fixing part which is fixed to the supporting pillar of the stand; and a cavity housing the supporting pillar of the stand, which is provided between the first and second fixing parts.01-26-2012
20120020045PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A WATERPROOF KEYPAD - A portable electronic device having a waterproof keypad and a keypad assembly for the waterproof keypad are described. In one embodiment, the keypad assembly comprises: an embossed keypad having a top and bottom surface, the embossed keypad having a plurality of embossed keys on the top surface; a capacitive sensor layer located below the bottom surface of the embossed keypad; and an actuator located below the capacitive sensor layer moveable between a first position in an unactuated state to a second position in an actuated state.01-26-2012
20130194768Zonal Utility Control System - A controller for controlling the utilization of resources within a zone having a housing having an interior carrying a barrier for utilization in defining a line voltage compartment delineated from a low voltage compartment within said housing interior. A power control board is carried within the line voltage compartment for receiving line voltage. A low voltage board is carried within the low voltage compartment for communicating with low voltage components. A controller board is carried by the housing for receiving data associated with the low voltage components and receiving line voltage from the line power control board. A first cover encloses a first portion of the interior of the housing for defining the line voltage compartment. A second cover encloses a second portion of the interior of the housing for defining the low voltage compartment.08-01-2013
20130194769ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR WITH HOOD - An electrical connector includes a housing having an internal compartment. A dielectric insert is held within the internal compartment of the housing. The dielectric insert includes an end face. An electrical contact is held by the dielectric insert and includes a mating segment that extends a length outwardly from the end face of the dielectric insert along a connection axis. A hood is held by the housing and has an extended position relative to the end face of the dielectric insert wherein the hood extends a length outwardly relative to the end face. The hood extends at least partially around the mating segment of the electrical contact in the extended position. The hood is retractable along the connection axis from the extended position to a retracted position wherein at least a portion of the length of the hood is retracted relative to the end face of the dielectric insert.08-01-2013
20120300427ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH DETACHABLE POWER MODULE - An electronic device includes a casing with a side plate and encasing a power module. The power module includes a locking member, a sliding member, and an elastic member sandwiched between the base and the cover. The sliding member is movable relative to the locking member between a locked position in which the locking portion of the locking member is pushed by the elastic member to extend through the cover to be blocked by the side plate of the casing, and an unlocked position in which the locking member is pressed by the sliding member to withdraw from the side plate to allow removal of the power module from the casing.11-29-2012
20120081877DISPLAY DEVICE AND COVER OF ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A display device includes a frame, a display module, and a cover. The display module is adhered in the frame. The cover is fixed with the frame, and the cover includes a first housing, a second housing, and a connecting element, wherein the first housing and the second housing are form to a cover plate, and the connecting element is disposed overlap on the first housing and the second housing to increase the strength of the cover plate.04-05-2012
20130208436ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device is provided, including a main body, a display, a foot pad and a transmission unit. The display is pivotally connected to the main body, and the foot pad is disposed on the bottom side of the main body and contacts a supporting surface parallel thereto. The transmission unit is disposed in the main body and connects the foot pad with the display. When the display rotates from a closed position to an open position relative to the main body, the foot pad moves in a first direction parallel to the supporting surface.08-15-2013

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