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United States Patent D366,463
Ive ,   et al. January 23, 1996

Handheld computer housing

Claims


The ornamental design for a handheld computer housing, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ive; Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA), Moller; Ronald J. (Boulder Creek, CA)
Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/019,471
Filed: March 2, 1994

Current U.S. Class: D14/345 ; D18/7
Field of Search: D14/100,106,115 D18/1,7,11,12 345/156,168,169,172,173,87 341/22,23 364/708.1 235/454,462,472

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D283711 May 1986 Deura et al.
D292706 November 1987 Fischer
D321865 November 1991 Derocher
D350763 September 1994 Matsuda et al.

Other References

Cohen, Raines, "Slimmed-Down MessagePad to Beef up RAM, Recognition," MacWEEK, Feb. 14, 1994, vol. 8, No. 7, pp. 1 & 84..

Primary Examiner: Nunn; Freda
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Hickman & Beyer

Description



FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a handheld computer housing in accordance with the present design;

FIG. 2 is a rear end elevational view of the computer housing;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view of the computer housing;

FIG. 4 is a front end elevational view of the computer housing;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view of the computer housing;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view of the computer housing with a cover of the housing closed;

FIG. 7 is a side elevational view similar to that of FIG. 6 with the cover open and engaging a support surface;

FIG. 8 is a top perspective view of the housing with the cover closed;

FIG. 9 is a reduced top perspective view of the housing with the cover partially opened; and,

FIG. 10 is a bottom perspective view of the housing with the cover fully opened and latched to the bottom of the case.

The broken lines are shown in FIG. 9 for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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