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Scent Notification System for a Portable Communication Device    

Incoming call on your cell phone it emits a smell to alert you of incoming call, text message or e-mail.


An alternative method for notification of a received call, text message, or email.

A scent notification system coupled with a conventional cell phone - a scent notification system designed to alert the cell phone user of an incoming call or message via dispersal of a fluid with an aromatic property. The scent notification system includes a casing that is coupled to the cell phone. The casing has an interior volume that contains at least one fluid cartridge and an expansion chamber coupled. The cartridge includes a propellant to propel the fluid from the cartridge to the expansion chamber where the fluid converts to a gaseous phase and then propagates out of the expansion chamber via a nozzle.

Primary Application of the Technology

Portable communication devices/ cell phones

The Problem Solved by the Technology

Surrounding noise often makes it difficult to hear your phone. Vibration in a pocket or purse is not always felt.
Therefore adding an additional method of alerting a cell phone user of an incoming message takes advantage of another one of our 5 senses.

Competitive Advantage

Uses another one of your 5 senses to alert a person of an incoming call, text message, etc. from a portable communication device, cell phone.

Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 455: Telecommunications

This is the generic class for modulated carrier wave communications not elsewhere classifiable.

Subclass 556.1: Integrated with other device
Subclass 567: Call alerting
Subclass 575.1: Housing or support

Class 222: Dispensing

Processes and apparatus for dispensing material, and takes all such subject matter that must be classified on such basis. This class is not limited as to the character of the materials dispensed which may be in any physical state, i.e., it may be in a gas, vapor, liquid, viscous, paste-like or solid state and if in a self sustaining state may have any form or shape.

Subclass 325: Insertable cartridge or removable container