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The present disclosure is directed to a system and method for updating mobile devices with additional elements. In some implementations, a cover for a mobile device includes side surfaces, a rear surface, a physical interface, and a circuit. The side surfaces and the rear surface are configured to be adjacent at least a portion one or more side surfaces of the mobile phone. The side surfaces and the rear surface form an opening that receives at least a portion of the mobile device. A first portion of at least one of the surfaces includes a connector for connecting to a port of the mobile phone. The physical interface includes in at least one of the surfaces that receives a memory device external to the mobile device. The circuit connects the physical interface to the connector.

Title
Updating mobile devices with additional elements
Application Number
12/209810
Publication Number
7941197 (B2)
Application Date
September 12, 2008
Publication Date
May 10, 2011
Inventor
Tuan Quoc Dao
Richardson
TX, US
Deepak Jain
Garland
TX, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
Assignee
DeviceFidelity
TX, US
IPC
H04M 1/00
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