Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Xybernaut granted european patent for mobile computer
Posted on 28-Sep-2003 17:13. | Tags Filed under: News.



More from the "patents that will create confusion and reduce end user options in the future" department: a patent for a "body worn mobile computer that is activated using speech, eye, and/or brain activation and having an attachment mechanism to attach the device to the user."

Does it mean that voice activated dialing, when used in a Pocket PC is under this patent? What about smartphones running Symbian, where voice dialing is already in place?

Their product list is quite impressive: a head mounted LCD display, wearable educational computer, and other products suitable for enterprise use.

The press release says: "... the company has been granted a new patent by the European Patent Organization (EPO). The patent has been granted as European Patent No. 0 962 853 and corresponds to one of the Company's basic U.S. patents No. 6,304,459 of the same title -- "Mobile Computer."

This newest patent grant identifies a body worn mobile computer that is activated using speech, eye, and/or brain activation and having an attachment mechanism to attach the device to the user. The computer is of a configuration having 6 sides (top, bottom, front, back and sides) whereby a portion of the computer adjacent to the user is constructed of a heat insulating material."


More information: http://www.xybernaut.com...

comments powered by Disqus




Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Housing prices....
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 19:50 (103 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Xbox One S with FIFA 17 $341 delivered
Created by Stan, last reply by reven on 26-Sep-2016 15:53 (38 replies)
Pages... 2 3


iPhone 7 Owner's thread (was Apple event 7th September)
Created by dickytim, last reply by jarledb on 25-Sep-2016 18:09 (479 replies)
Pages... 30 31 32


Galaxy Note 7 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by eracode, last reply by tripp on 27-Sep-2016 06:21 (954 replies)
Pages... 62 63 64


Pocket money - your thoughts
Created by ghettomaster, last reply by Geektastic on 23-Sep-2016 11:56 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Car accident... whom is at fault?
Created by Aaroona, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 13:26 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Buying without building consent/CCC?
Created by Zeon, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Sep-2016 00:13 (27 replies)
Pages... 2


Would I be at fault if I hit the truck in front of me?
Created by starcub, last reply by Bung on 24-Sep-2016 06:09 (39 replies)
Pages... 2 3