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John C Pate, John J Pearce: Power management apparatus and method for managing power application to individual circuit cards. Dell USA, Ken J Koestner, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel L, August 31, 1999: US05944831 (57 worldwide citation)

Communication interface PCCards are commonly attached, both physically and electrically, to a notebook computer whether the communication interface PCCards are connected to a communication channel or disconnected from the communication channel. It has further been discovered that communication inter ...


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John C Pate, Andrew Moore: Apparatus and method for deterring the theft of a computer. Dell USA, Haynes and Boone, May 21, 2002: US06389853 (43 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for deterring theft of an electronic device, includes a lock having a housing and a retention member movably mounted in the housing for being moved between a locked position and an unlocked position. An elongated retaining member has a first end connected to the lock, and a second end c ...