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United States Patent D491,177
Andre ,   et al. June 8, 2004

Computing device

Claims


We claim the ornamental design for a computing device, substantially as shown and described.
Inventors: Andre; Bartley K. (Menlo Park, CA), Coster; Daniel J. (San Francisco, CA), De Iuliis; Daniele (San Francisco, CA), Howarth; Richard P. (San Francisco, CA), Ive; Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA), Jobs; Steve (Palo Alto, CA), Kerr; Duncan Robert (San Francisco, CA), Rohrbach; Matthew Dean (San Francisco, CA), Satzger; Douglas B. (San Carlos, CA), Seid; Calvin O. (Palo Alto, CA), Stringer; Christopher J. (Pacifica, CA), Whang; Eugene Anthony (San Francisco, CA)
Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/173,536
Filed: December 31, 2002

Current U.S. Class: D14/318
Current International Class: 1402
Field of Search: D14/315-322 D18/1,2,7 235/145A,145R 341/22,23 345/104,156,168,169,173 361/680-686

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D416238 November 1999 Irie et al.
D435549 December 2000 Amano et al.
D453756 February 2002 Kamegi
D463797 October 2002 Andre et al.

Other References

"Apple Announces 14-inch iBook" press release, MacWorld Expo, San Francisco, Jan. 7, 2002. .
Apple iBook, "The most affordable Mac portable ever," product information, Apple Computer, Inc., downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook on Dec. 6, 2002. .
Apple iBook Technical Specifications, "This impact-resistant notebook makes a powerful impact," Apple Computer, Inc., downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook/specs.html on Dec. 27, 2002. .
iBook Photos (for Media and Analysts Only), downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook on Dec. 6, 2002. .
"Apple Unveils Dual 1-GHz Power Mac G4," press release, Apple Computer, Inc., Jan. 28, 2002. .
Apple Powerbook, "The 1GHz PowerBook G4 with SuperDrive," product information, downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook on Dec. 27, 2002. .
Apple PowerBook-Superdrive, "Get the legendary SuperDrive. To go," product information, downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook on Dec. 27, 2002. .
Apple Photos, PowerBook G4 Photos, for Media and Analysts Only. product information, downloaded from www.apple.com/ibook on Dec. 6, 2002..

Primary Examiner: Nunn; Freda
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Beyer Weaver & Thomas, LLP

Description



FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a computing device while in an open position in accordance with the present design;

FIG. 2 is a first side view thereof while in an open position;

FIG. 3 is a second side view thereof while in an open position;

FIG. 4 is a front view thereof while in a closed position;

FIG. 5 is a rear view thereof while in a closed position;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof while in a closed position; and,

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof while in a closed position.

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