Title:
Dongle type computer accessory
United States Patent D408384


Inventors:
Hata, Mayumi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Hoffert, Bradley W. (San Jose, CA)
Hata, Masato (Sunnyvale, CA)
Mitsui, Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Application Number:
29/078344
Publication Date:
04/20/1999
Filing Date:
10/22/1997
Assignee:
FutureTel, Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D14/100, D14/114, D14/107, D14/117, D13/147, 235/441, 359/152, 439/607, 439/620, 361/737
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US Patent References:
D372707Packaging for memory deviceAugust, 1996Grewe et al.D14/114
D368082Memory cardMarch, 1996GotoD14/114
D364859Interface for a mobile data terminalDecember, 1995Fenton et al.D14/114
D338193Data loop transceiver for coupling data between computer peripheralsAugust, 1993SasakiD14/107
D298137Data logging device componentsOctober, 1988BatesD14/114



Primary Examiner:
Nunn, Freda
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Beyer & Weaver, LLP
Claims:
1. We claim the ornamental design for a dongle type computer accessory, asshown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a first embodiment of a dongle type computer accessory in accordance with the present design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a right-hand side view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a front view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a left-hand side view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a rear view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of a dongle type computer accessory in accordance with the present design;

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8;

FIG. 10 is a left-hand side view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8;

FIG. 11 is a front view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8;

FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8;

FIG. 13 is a right-hand side view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 14 is an rear view of the dongle device as illustrated in FIG. 8.

The present design is related to an article of manufacture in the form of a dongle device that connects to a computer. The dongle is generally coupled to a computer via a connector that does not form part of the ornamental design.