05739665 is referenced by 71 patents and cites 17 patents.

A portable RF docking station is detachably coupled to a palm-sized computer to provide extended wireless communication through a radio modem and wireline communication through a wireline modem. Both modems are contained inside the docking station and are powered by rechargeable batteries. The docking station includes a housing having a flat platform, a side section that extends vertically upward along a side edge of the platform and a rear section that extends vertically upward along a rear edge of the platform. The housing in combination with a data connector holds the computer and docking station together as one cohesive unit. A four-stage charging circuit maintains the rechargeable battery in a fully charged condition.

Title
Radio modem docking station for palm-sized computer
Application Number
8/590396
Publication Number
5739665
Application Date
January 25, 1996
Publication Date
April 14, 1998
Inventor
Steven John Bares
Ridgewood
NJ, US
Agent
Marger Johnson et al
Assignee
EnBloc
OR, US
IPC
H01M 10/46
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