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Chris McKillop, Chris Wiebe: Automated pairing of wireless accessories with host devices. Apple, Beyer Law Group, October 12, 2010: US07813715 (130 worldwide citation)

Techniques that facilitate pairing of wireless accessory devices with wireless host devices are disclosed. Advantageously, the improved techniques permit pairing of wireless devices without requiring user entry of pin codes. In one embodiment, a wireless accessory device, such as a headset or earpho ...


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Chris McKillop, Andrew Grignon, Bas Ording: Touch pad with symbols based on mode. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, June 14, 2016: US09367151 (2 worldwide citation)

A multifunctional handheld device capable of operating in different modes includes a single input arrangement that provides inputs for each mode of the multifunctional handheld device. The single input arrangement includes at least an input pad that provides signals when touched or pressed. The inpu ...


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Chris McKillop, Andrew Grignon, Bas Ording: Touch pad with symbols based on mode. Apple Computer, APPLE c o MOFO NOVA, July 5, 2007: US20070152983-A1

A multifunctional handheld device capable of operating in different modes includes a single input arrangement that provides inputs for each mode of the multifunctional handheld device. The single input arrangement includes at least an input pad that provides signals when touched or pressed. The inpu ...


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Chris McKillop, Chris Wiebe: Automated pairing of wireless accessories with host devices. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver Apple, March 6, 2008: US20080057890-A1

Techniques that facilitate pairing of wireless accessory devices with wireless host devices are disclosed. Advantageously, the improved techniques permit pairing of wireless devices without requiring user entry of pin codes. In one embodiment, a wireless accessory device, such as a headset or earpho ...