Input/output device arrangements for terminals
Integrated executive desk unit
Computer and telephone apparatus with user friendly computer interface integrity features Patent #: 5008927
ApplicationNo. 734731 filed on 07/23/1991
US Classes:708/109, Communication device (e.g., telephone, radio, television)455/556.2, Personal digitial assistantD14/138, Mobile telephone type (i.e., cellular or cordless unit with provision for initiation or reception of telephone calls)D14/144, Combined with diverse article (e.g., radio, etc.) (4)D14/343And antenna
ExaminersPrimary: Malzahn, David H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassesG06F 001/00
Foreign Application Priority Data1990-08-20 FI
AbstractA portable computer telephone device comprising a portable personal computer and a mobile phone integrated into one and the same body structure said body having a display screen (3) and a keyboard member (2) for operating the computer and the mobile telephone. To improve the convenience of use of such an integrated device, the keyboard member (2) is arranged to be movable between open and closed positions with respect to the rest of the body structure (1) in such a way that in the open position the whole display screen (3) and at least the whole keyboard (4, 5) of the computer are accessible for operating the computer and in the closed position the keyboard member (2) covers a part of the display screen and leaves the buttons (6) of the mobile telephone part 3(a) of the display screen accessible for operating the mobile telephone.