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Publication numberUSD626940 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/340,583
Publication dateNov 9, 2010
Filing dateJul 21, 2009
Priority dateAug 24, 2005
Also published asUSD558739, USD596621
Publication number29340583, 340583, US D626940 S1, US D626940S1, US-S1-D626940, USD626940 S1, USD626940S1
InventorsBartley K. Andre, Daniel J. Coster, Daniele De Iuliis, Richard P. Howarth, Jonathan P. Ive, Duncan Robert Kerr, Shin Nishibori, Matthew Dean Rohrbach, Douglas B. Satzger, Calvin Q. Seid, Christopher J. Stringer, Eugene Antony Whang, Rico Zorkendorfer
Original AssigneeApple Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Docking station
US D626940 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a docking station, as shown and described.

This application is related to U.S. application Ser. No. 29/296,825, filed Oct. 29, 2007, which is now U.S. Pat. No. D575,275. The disclosures of application Ser. Nos. 29/326,229, 29/282,424, 29/237,233, 29/237,084 and 29/296,825 are herein incorporated in their entireties by reference thereto.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a docking station showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 9 is an exemplary perspective view of how a docking system can incorporate a dock insert with the docking station; and,

FIGS. 10-13 are exemplary top views of a docking system that incorporates different dock inserts into the docking station.

The broken lines in the Figures are for illustrating environmental structure and portions of the docking station which form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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2"Atech Flash Technology Iduo Ipod Dock and Card Reader",, downloaded Nov. 21, 2005.
3"Belkin Hi-Speed USB 2.07—Port Hub",—Hi-Speed—USB—2.0—7-Port—Hub . . . , downloaded Nov. 22, 2005.
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7U.S. Appl. No. 29/340,843, filed Jul. 27, 2009, entitled "Dock Insert".
8U.S. Appl. No. 29/351,166, filed Dec. 1, 2009, entitled "Stand".
9U.S. Appl. No. 29/351,429, filed Oct. 4, 2009, entitled Dock Insert.
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USD668241 *Jan 24, 2011Oct 2, 2012Sony CorporationCover for connecting terminal of electronic device
U.S. ClassificationD14/217