Francis J Canova, Madeleine L Francavilla, Amy A Han, Traci A Neist, Robert G Twiss, Dennis J Boyle: Dual style connector for handheld computer. Palm, Van Mahamedi, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, September 4, 2001: US06283777 (24 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of this invention provide for a versatile connector that is capable of receiving any one of two types of connectors. The connector is preferably positioned on a bottom edge of a handheld computer to receive either pogo style or wiping style connectors. As a result, the connector enables ...