05969939 is referenced by 45 patents and cites 21 patents.

A portable computer and a docking station and method in which a portable computer is effectively cooled while being docked. The docking station is provided with a heat conductive surface, and the computer is docked in the docking station with a surface of the computer in engagement with the heat conductive surface. The heat conductive surface functions to conduct heat away from the computer.

Title
Computer with docking station for docking and cooling the computer
Application Number
8/889287
Publication Number
5969939
Application Date
July 8, 1997
Publication Date
October 19, 1999
Inventor
Andrew Moore
Austin
TX, US
David L Moss
Austin
TX, US
Agent
Haynes and Boone
Assignee
Dell USA
TX, US
IPC
H05K 7/20
H05K 7/10
G06F 1/16
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