2698260-A1 is referenced by 1 patents and cites 8 patents.

[en] A dual mode apparatus (102) for writing on paper, inputting information to a host electronic device (110), and/or controlling applications on a host electronic device (110). The apparatus is preferably constructed and arranged as a combination pen and active stylus that includes a pen refill cartridge (202) and an active stylus module (306). The pen refill cartridge (202) comprises a body (302) configured for storing ink and a ball-point assembly (210) for dispensing the ink on a writing surface or physical media. The active stylus module (306) is configured to transmit signals to the ball-point assembly (210) of the pen refill cartridge (202). The ball-point assembly (210) may include an antenna, optical transducer or ultrasonic transducer. In one expedient, the signals may be radio signals characterizing a force applied to the ball-point assembly (210), the level of a battery (308) or the level of ink (304) in the pen refill cartridge (302).

Title
[fr] Combinaison de cartouche de recharge de stylo et de stylet actif
[de] Kombination aus Pen-Wiederauffüllungskartusche und aktivem Stift
[en] Combination pen refill cartridge and active stylus
Application Number
EP20120180913
Publication Number
2698260 (A1)
Application Date
August 17, 2012
Publication Date
February 19, 2014
Inventor
MERCEA CORONEL
CA
SINGH AMIT PAL
CA
ROBINSON JAMES ALEXANDER
CA
LAZARDIS MIHAL
CA
Assignee
BLACKBERRY
CA
IPC
G06F 3/033
B43K 29/08
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