Data connector for an electronics device

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8189101
APP PUB NO 20090109329A1
SERIAL NO

12258329

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One embodiment of the invention sets forth a hand-held electronics device for recording digital video that includes a housing, a processor disposed within the housing, and a data connector coupled to the processor such that data can be transmitted to and from the processor through the data connector. The data connector includes an arm rotationally coupled to the housing, and an adapter portion matable with a corresponding adapter of a computer system. The data connector forms a portion of a top part or a bottom part of the housing when in a retracted position. Among other things, the disclosed hand-held electronics device advantageously enables a user to easily, with one hand, hold the hand-held electronics device and slide the trigger with a thumb or other finger to release the data connector into the extended position.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC.SAN JOSE, CA13985

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Cummings, Greg Allen San Francisco, US 13 110
Dinger, Maarten San Francisco, US 42 272
Furlan, John Louis Warpakowski Belmont, US 29 443
Jingles, Lionel San Francisco, US 6 67
Kang, Jaewon Samuel Santa Clara, US 6 67
Michaelian, Peter Tappan, US 63 1203
Sheppard, Nasahn Adam Mill Valley, US 68 474

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