ZAGG Awarded Patent for ZAGGmate® Keyboard Case. ZAGG Inc, a leading mobile device accessories and technology company, announced that ZAGG Intellectual Property Holding Co., Inc. has been awarded patent number D659,139 by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, issued on May 8, 2012. The patent covers design elements of ZAGG’s popular ZAGGmate case and keyboard accessory for tablets.
The ZAGGmate is a protective and functional accessory for tablets that accentuates the utility and convenience of handheld devices with a very thin and sleek design. The ZAGGmate features a simple and innovative stand system for use in both portrait and landscape mode. In addition, a built-in wireless Bluetooth® keyboard allows for fast, responsive typing and interaction with the tablet’s features. The ZAGGmate is available for all versions of Apple’s® iPad®, including the iPad 2 and third generation iPad, and the Samsung® Galaxy Tab 10.1.
“As a leader in bringing creative product solutions to this very competitive market, ZAGG understands how critical it is to provide IP brand protection for our customers and shareholders,” said Robert G. Pedersen II, CEO and chairman of ZAGG. “This increasing extension of ZAGG’s intellectual property protection adds value as we continue to establish ZAGG as the preferred brand in mobile device accessories and technology.”