Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.


Search All Patents:



  This Patent May Be For Sale or Lease. Contact Us

  Is This Your Patent? Claim This Patent Now.



Register or Login To Download This Patent As A PDF




United States Patent D845,345
Butcher ,   et al. April 9, 2019

Display screen or portion thereof with a group of icons

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a display screen or portion thereof with a group of icons, as shown and described.
Inventors: Butcher; Gary (San Jose, CA), Ive; Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA), Soli; Christopher Daryl (Mountain View, CA), Wan; Wan Si (Sunnyvale, CA)
Applicant:
Name City State Country Type

Apple Inc.

Cupertino

CA

US
Assignee: Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/659,114
Filed: August 6, 2018

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29597560Mar 17, 2017D824953
29540777Mar 21, 2017D781900
29457340Oct 27, 2015D741874

Current U.S. Class: D14/492
Current International Class: 1404
Field of Search: ;D14/485-495

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
D3139 July 1868 Mumford
D3207 September 1868 Hasenclever
D32183 January 1900 Tuchfarber
842690 January 1907 Oswalt
D137874 May 1943 Partridge
D153568 April 1949 Wagner
D277113 January 1985 Gordon
D300835 April 1989 Stevens
D304348 October 1989 Dunn
D316570 April 1991 Golden
D327507 June 1992 Wahl
D341848 November 1993 Bigelow et al.
D342283 December 1993 McGill
D353843 December 1994 Martin
D368283 March 1996 van der Ploeg
D373387 September 1996 Wu
D391991 March 1998 Conner
5936624 August 1999 Lisle et al.
5991799 November 1999 Yen et al.
D423591 April 2000 Conley et al.
6128010 October 2000 Baxter et al.
6246411 June 2001 Strauss
D450059 November 2001 Itou
D469129 January 2003 Fabel
D471239 March 2003 Schaller
6577330 June 2003 Tsuda et al.
D479659 September 2003 Fleckenstein et al.
D481736 November 2003 Ombao et al.
D493493 July 2004 Howard
D494326 August 2004 Long
D496667 September 2004 Hoglund
6816870 November 2004 Nishimura et al.
6819338 November 2004 Heasman et al.
6941359 September 2005 Beaudoin et al.
7010758 March 2006 Bate
D525982 August 2006 Suzuki
D527736 September 2006 McDougall et al.
7124360 October 2006 Drenttel et al.
7152210 December 2006 Van Den Hoven et al.
D543986 June 2007 Rimas-Ribikauskas et al.
D543987 June 2007 Rimas-Ribikauskas et al.
D543992 June 2007 Vigesaa
D544493 June 2007 Lam et al.
D547321 July 2007 Viegers et al.
D552120 October 2007 Arai
D553635 October 2007 Blencowe
D556765 December 2007 Evans et al.
D563423 March 2008 Suzuki
D563970 March 2008 Jun et al.
D565584 April 2008 Gunn et al.
7370283 May 2008 Othmer
D572720 July 2008 Fletcher
D574391 August 2008 Kwag
D574846 August 2008 O'Donnell et al.
D577364 September 2008 Flynt et al.
D579947 November 2008 Kim et al.
7458030 November 2008 Kim et al.
D582427 December 2008 Neuhaus et al.
D582931 December 2008 Blankenship et al.
D588149 March 2009 Brownell et al.
D589522 March 2009 Jewitt et al.
D592675 May 2009 Bhat et al.
7539933 May 2009 Brown et al.
D594015 June 2009 Singh et al.
7546546 June 2009 Lewis-Bowen et al.
D597101 July 2009 Chaudhri et al.
D599368 September 2009 Kanga et al.
D599807 September 2009 Marashi
D599812 September 2009 Hirsch
D600713 September 2009 LaManna et al.
D601164 September 2009 Pell et al.
7587482 September 2009 Henderson et al.
D604305 November 2009 Anzures et al.
D604740 November 2009 Matheny et al.
D607003 December 2009 Bull et al.
7631267 December 2009 Viji et al.
D608366 January 2010 Matas
D610159 February 2010 Matheny et al.
D611484 March 2010 Mays et al.
D611485 March 2010 Marashi
D612398 March 2010 Lemay
D614637 April 2010 Mizulo
D614640 April 2010 Viegers et al.
D614641 April 2010 Viegers et al.
7698656 April 2010 Srivastava
D615549 May 2010 Caine et al.
D617804 June 2010 Hirsch
D617809 June 2010 Kim et al.
D618248 June 2010 Anzures et al.
D618698 June 2010 Kang et al.
D623194 September 2010 Cook et al.
D623695 September 2010 Tesnar et al.
D624407 September 2010 Straker
D624556 September 2010 Chaudhri
7793232 September 2010 Chaudhri et al.
D625320 October 2010 Woods et al.
D625321 October 2010 Choi et al.
D625322 October 2010 Guntaur et al.
7820901 October 2010 Terauchi et al.
7823080 October 2010 Miyajima et al.
D627791 November 2010 Lamb et al.
D629419 December 2010 Ording et al.
D631888 February 2011 Vance et al.
D633508 March 2011 Chou et al.
D633563 March 2011 Hill et al.
D636400 April 2011 Vance et al.
D636405 April 2011 Mays et al.
D638441 May 2011 Ording et al.
D638442 May 2011 Christie et al.
D638842 May 2011 Woods et al.
7945862 May 2011 Aldrich et al.
D640274 June 2011 Arnold
D642192 July 2011 Arnold
7984376 July 2011 Yamabuchi et al.
D643436 August 2011 Lemay
D643848 August 2011 Jones et al.
D648344 November 2011 Arnold
D648347 November 2011 Chaudhri
D648732 November 2011 Chou et al.
D648733 November 2011 Chou et al.
D648735 November 2011 Arnold et al.
D649154 November 2011 Vance et al.
D649158 November 2011 Lemay
D650863 December 2011 Fiero
D652049 January 2012 Chou et al.
D652428 January 2012 Anzures
D654926 February 2012 Lipman et al.
D655719 March 2012 Zaman et al.
8145766 March 2012 Dumitru et al.
D658195 April 2012 Cranfill
D661123 June 2012 Curbbun et al.
D661312 June 2012 Vance et al.
D662512 June 2012 Steele et al.
D662554 June 2012 Pardey
D664555 July 2012 Gleasman et al.
D664987 August 2012 Gleasman et al.
D665851 August 2012 Davis
D667019 September 2012 Chaudhri
D667834 September 2012 Coffman et al.
D669487 October 2012 Yang et al.
D670722 November 2012 Yang et al.
D670726 November 2012 Bitran et al.
D671557 November 2012 Peters et al.
D671956 December 2012 Dellinger et al.
D672363 December 2012 Reyna et al.
D672366 December 2012 Duggan et al.
D673167 December 2012 Woo et al.
D673973 January 2013 Vance et al.
D676058 February 2013 Cranfill
D677336 March 2013 Murphy et al.
D679721 April 2013 Seo
D680126 April 2013 Seo
D680129 April 2013 Seo et al.
D682313 May 2013 Voreis et al.
D683354 May 2013 Perry et al.
D683362 May 2013 Graham et al.
8447361 May 2013 Andrus et al.
8453057 May 2013 Stallings et al.
D683737 June 2013 Brinda et al.
D684179 June 2013 Carpenter et al.
D685385 July 2013 Seo
8510407 August 2013 Kembel et al.
D689516 September 2013 Convay et al.
D691156 October 2013 AeJung
D691160 October 2013 Schupp et al.
D691174 October 2013 Lipman et al.
D691623 October 2013 Aroner et al.
D694254 November 2013 Brinda et al.
D694775 December 2013 Gardner et al.
D695775 December 2013 Brinda et al.
D695779 December 2013 Edwards et al.
D696272 December 2013 Tagliabue et al.
D696676 December 2013 Seo
D697940 January 2014 Bitran et al.
D699739 February 2014 Voreis et al.
D699744 February 2014 Ho Kushner et al.
D700615 March 2014 Lee et al.
D700617 March 2014 Brinda et al.
D700658 March 2014 Olschnoegger et al.
D701236 March 2014 Hatta
D701522 March 2014 Wang et al.
D701866 April 2014 Pearson et al.
D703219 April 2014 Shia et al.
D703691 April 2014 Brinda et al.
D704216 May 2014 Dellinger
D704726 May 2014 Maxwell et al.
D704731 May 2014 Pearson et al.
D705244 May 2014 Arnold et al.
D705251 May 2014 Pearson et al.
D705801 May 2014 Kerr et al.
D705802 May 2014 Kerr et al.
D705809 May 2014 Jewitt
D706803 June 2014 Rogowski et al.
D707246 June 2014 Inose et al.
D707253 June 2014 Yang et al.
D710371 August 2014 van Os
D710382 August 2014 Chaudhri
D711911 August 2014 Karunamuni et al.
D711921 August 2014 Penico
D718317 November 2014 Yang et al.
D718334 November 2014 Cranfill
D719461 December 2014 Bailey
D719581 December 2014 Frew et al.
D721382 January 2015 Brinda et al.
D721722 January 2015 Lee
D721732 January 2015 Brinda
8955103 February 2015 Kline, III et al.
D723622 March 2015 Harris
D724603 March 2015 Williams et al.
D724613 March 2015 Liu et al.
D725671 March 2015 Dorfmann
D726202 April 2015 Zurn
D726203 April 2015 Prajapati et al.
D726748 April 2015 Maekawa
D727944 April 2015 Jarzabek
D729263 May 2015 Ahn et al.
D729834 May 2015 Rezende et al.
D730387 May 2015 Park et al.
D731514 June 2015 Lee
D731529 June 2015 Cavander et al.
D735742 August 2015 Lee et al.
D736237 August 2015 Lee et al.
D740845 October 2015 Karunamuni et al.
D741874 October 2015 Apodaca et al.
D742906 November 2015 Penico
D742912 November 2015 Tseng et al.
D743442 November 2015 Penico
D744494 December 2015 Roberts et al.
D745556 December 2015 Jeon et al.
D750124 February 2016 Everette et al.
D752071 March 2016 Lee et al.
D754688 April 2016 Chaudhri et al.
D754750 April 2016 Boix Sagarra et al.
D757031 May 2016 Chen et al.
D757095 May 2016 Butcher
D757737 May 2016 Chaudhri et al.
D760747 July 2016 Gehiere et al.
D760791 July 2016 Liu
D762725 August 2016 Chaudhri et al.
D765709 September 2016 Gagnier
D766258 September 2016 Wang et al.
D766925 September 2016 Sanderson et al.
D768163 October 2016 Holl
D768648 October 2016 Sanderson et al.
D768649 October 2016 Sanderson et al.
D768650 October 2016 Chen et al.
D768687 October 2016 Bae et al.
D768696 October 2016 Gagnier
D769909 October 2016 Roberts et al.
D769925 October 2016 Akana et al.
D771703 November 2016 Asai
D772940 November 2016 Marianek et al.
D777209 January 2017 Penico
D788808 June 2017 Chaudhri et al.
D801992 November 2017 Fischbach
D808406 January 2018 Lee
D809553 February 2018 Chan et al.
9940003 April 2018 Han et al.
D823893 July 2018 Sepulveda
D824953 August 2018 Butcher et al.
D827661 September 2018 Pirklbauer
D831696 October 2018 Clarke
2002/0089549 July 2002 Munro et al.
2002/0130894 September 2002 Young et al.
2003/0160824 August 2003 Szumla
2004/0235520 November 2004 Cadiz et al.
2005/0114783 May 2005 Szeto
2005/0138574 June 2005 Lin
2005/0257170 November 2005 Kim et al.
2006/0174273 August 2006 Park et al.
2006/0212811 September 2006 Gottfurcht et al.
2006/0284852 December 2006 Hofmeister et al.
2008/0092061 April 2008 Bankston et al.
2008/0163054 July 2008 Pieper et al.
2009/0064038 March 2009 Fleischman et al.
2009/0113318 April 2009 Roseway
2009/0172562 July 2009 Lai
2009/0217188 August 2009 Alexander et al.
2009/0244003 October 2009 Bonnat
2009/0271731 October 2009 Lin et al.
2010/0023865 January 2010 Fulker et al.
2010/0185064 July 2010 Bandic
2010/0231523 September 2010 Chou
2011/0029927 February 2011 Lietzke et al.
2011/0122077 May 2011 Choi
2011/0169853 July 2011 Oiwa et al.
2011/0202963 August 2011 Fulcher et al.
2011/0252383 October 2011 Miyashita
2012/0011568 January 2012 Tahan
2012/0056827 March 2012 Kim et al.
2012/0068854 March 2012 Shiflet et al.
2012/0084692 April 2012 Bae
2012/0165071 June 2012 Hsu et al.
2012/0254804 October 2012 Sheha et al.
2012/0266100 October 2012 Caliendo, Jr. et al.
2012/0316932 December 2012 Rahman et al.
2013/0050250 February 2013 Brinda et al.
2013/0069893 March 2013 Brinda et al.
2013/0086522 April 2013 Shimazu et al.
2013/0159931 June 2013 Lee et al.
2013/0187780 July 2013 Angelides
2013/0268875 October 2013 Han et al.
2013/0321340 December 2013 Seo et al.
2014/0059494 February 2014 Lee et al.
2014/0240579 August 2014 Park et al.
2014/0258901 September 2014 Cho
2014/0337791 November 2014 Agnetta et al.
2014/0362105 December 2014 Kocienda et al.
2014/0365904 December 2014 Kim et al.
2015/0082231 March 2015 Ren et al.
2015/0205472 July 2015 Han
2016/0028736 January 2016 Gehring
2016/0062589 March 2016 Wan
2016/0180801 June 2016 Lee et al.
2016/0188152 June 2016 Chou
2016/0188197 June 2016 Ryu et al.
2016/0291831 October 2016 Baek
2017/0249056 August 2017 Rainey
2017/0351850 December 2017 Jin et al.
2018/0025323 January 2018 Pintos
2018/0329587 November 2018 Ko
Foreign Patent Documents
30-0490776 May 2008 KR

Other References

Waring, Olivia, Here are what all the iPhone weather symbols mean, posted at Metro News, posting date Feb. 26, 2018. [Site visited Dec. 14, 2018] URL: <https://metro.co.uk/2018/02/26/iphone-weather-symbols-mean-73437- 34/> (Year: 2018). cited by examiner .
Tyler, Mac, Tiny Weather Icon Vector Set, posted at dribbble, posting date Jul. 29, 2011. [Site visited Dec. 14, 2018] URL <https://dribbble.com/shots/224791-Tiny-Weather-Icon-Vector-Set> (Year: 2011). cited by examiner .
Bischoff, Lukas, Weather Icon Font, posted at dribbble, posting date Apr. 22, 2013. [Site visited Dec. 14, 2018] URL: <https://dribbble.com/shots/1039476-Weather-Icon-Font> (Year: 2013). cited by examiner .
Jiakedesigner, Weather Icons PSD, posted at dribbble, posting date Jun. 3, 2013. [Site visited Dec. 14, 2018] URL: <https://dribbble.com/shots/1097615-Weather-Icons-PSD> (Year: 2013). cited by examiner .
Zibreg, Christian, Yahoo's new Weather iOS app looks terrific, posted at idownloadblog, posting date Apr. 18, 2013. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: http://www.idownloadblog.com/2013/04/18/yahoo-weather/> (Year: 2013). cited by applicant .
Arvin, Chris, Android Weather App, posted at dribbble, posting date Mar. 1, 2012. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: https://dribbble.com/shots/452273-Android-Weather-App> (Year: 2012). cited by applicant .
How can I add/customize weather on my LockInfo screen? posted at iPhondFAQ, posting date Dec. 21, 2011. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: https://web.archive.org/web/20111221023728/https://www.iphonefaq.org/arch- ives/971498> (Year: 2011). cited by applicant .
Radmir12Abilev, Lumia Weather, posted at X Widget, posting date Apr. 20, 2012. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: http://www.xwidget.com/xwidget/plus/view.php?aid =252> (Year: 20 12). cited by applicant .
Rehman, A, Weather Services for Android, posted at Addictive Tips, posting date Nov. 21, 2011. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: https://www.addictivetips.corn/mobile/weather-services-weather-forecast-w- ith-live-webcarn-photos-android/> (Year: 2011). cited by applicant .
iPad Guy, Metro Weather for iPad, posted at iPad App Finders, posting date Feb. 19, 2012. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: http://ipad.appfinders.corn/metro-weather-for-ipad/> (Year: 2012). cited by applicant .
Wray, Andrew, Lock Screen Weather app, posted at iMore, posting date Dec. 29, 2011. [online] [site visited May 2, 2018]. Available from Internet. <URL: https://www.imore.com/lock-screen-weather-app-adds-weather-iphon- e-lock-screen> (Year: 2011). cited by applicant .
Logo Lounge 2, by Bill Gardner and Catharine Fishel, Rockport Publishers, Gloucester, MA .COPYRGT. 2005, pp. 124 and 152. cited by applicant .
Logo Lounge 3, by Bill Gardner and Catharine Fishel, Rockport Publishers, Gloucester, MA .COPYRGT. 2006, pp. 152. cited by applicant .
FreakGeeks, "iOS 5 Now Provide You Local Weather and Updates It Hourly," (http://www.freakgeeks.com/ios-5-now-provide-you-local-weather-and-update- s-it-hourly/), published Jun. 15, 2011, 4 pages. cited by applicant .
OS X Daily, "Change Screen Brightness & Stop the Display Auto-Adjusting on iPhone," (http://osxdaily.com/2013/01/18/change-screen-brightness-iphone/- ), published Jan. 18, 2013, 3 pages. cited by applicant .
Bipallav, "Sun Aims for Ultra-Cheap Cell Phones," (http://blogs.oracle.com/bipallav/entry/h1_b_sun_aims_for), published May 9, 2007, 7 pages. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 77625646, Apple Inc., first used Jun. 9, 2008. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85037005, Apple Inc., first used Jun. 9, 2008. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85019838, Apple Inc. first used Jul. 29, 2009. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85489573, Apple Inc., priority date Jun. 7, 2011. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85339274, Gogo LLC, first used Jun. 15, 2011. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 86003195, Apple Inc., priority date Jan. 8, 2013. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85971658, Apple Inc., first used Jun. 10, 2013. cited by applicant .
Vector--Icons Vector, by grgroup, CanStockPhoto [online], published Mar. 16, 2012. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.canstockphoto.com/icons-vector-8969377.html>. cited by applicant .
Cloud Icon, by DDGoodies, SoftIcons [online], [retrieved on Feb. 26, 2015]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.softicons.com/web-icons/ddicons-by-ddgoodies/cloud-icon>. cited by applicant .
Sun Big Cloud Dark Icon, by Bartosz Kaszubowski, Softicons [online], [retrieved on Feb. 26, 2015]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.softicons.com/web-icons/vector-styIish-weather-icons-by-bartos- z-kaszubowski/sun-big-cloud-dark-icon>. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 85748808, Acer Incorporated, filed Oct. 9, 2012. cited by applicant .
Apple Computer Inc., Welcome to Tiger: Find out what you can do with Mac OS X v10.4, 2005, p. 8, Apple Computer Inc. <http://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/O/MA18/en_US/Welcome_to_Mac_OS_- X_v1 0.4_Tiger. pdf>. cited by applicant .
U.S. Trademark Serial No. 86527526, Apple Inc., filed Feb. 6, 2015, priority date Sep. 8, 2014. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Rudzinski; Kevin K
Assistant Examiner: Jones; Kathleen L
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.

Description



The FIGURE is a front view of a display screen or portion thereof with a group of icons showing the claimed design.

The broken lines in the FIGURE show a display screen or portion thereof with a group of icons, and form no part of the claimed design.

The bracket shown in the Figure indicates a group. The elements of the group are arranged on the drawing sheet for the convenience of illustration, and the placement of each element relative to another, or to the drawing sheet, forms no part of the claimed design.

* * * * *

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.