Housing for Slate Tablet Computer

  • Publication number: US8749963 B2
  • Publication type: Grant
  • Application number: US 13/048,653
  • Publication date: Jun 10, 2014
  • Filing date: Mar 15, 2011 (Priority date: Mar 15, 2010)
  • Inventors: Kai Staats, Leonard Roach, Christopher Miller
  • Description: This patent claims multiple means by which a tablet computer may be housed and used in a frame which gives it clamshell functionality. This is part of a portfolio which includes a pending patent for a portable, personal computer which is both a clamshell and tablet computer. The portfolio is for sale.

Convertable Tablet and Clamshell Computer

  • Publication number: US8208245 B2
  • Publication type: Grant
  • Application number: US 12/415,944
  • Publication date: Jun 26, 2012
  • Filing date: Mar 31, 2009 (Priority date: Mar 31, 2008)
  • Inventors: Kai Staats, Leonard Roach, Christopher Miller
  • Description: A portable, personal computer which is both a clamshell and tablet computer. This is part of a portfolio which includes a patent for the conversion of a tablet computer to a clamshell (ie: Apple iPad) and the complete product design, down to motherboard components and unique software. The portfolio is for sale.

Language and Communication System

  • United States Patent Application 13/020,638
  • Filed: February 3, 2011
  • Inventors: Kai Staats
  • Description: This patent application claims the systems and functions which embody the iConji international communication system.

Combined ergonomic split keyboard and mouse set

  • Publication number: USD373999 S
  • Publication type: Grant
  • Application number: US 29/014,813
  • Publication date: Sep 24, 1996
  • Filing date: Oct 29, 1993
  • Inventors: Kai Staats
  • Description: A split, ergonomic keyboard and mouse combination, developed by Kai Staats while in the School of Design, College of Architecture, Arizona State University.