US 9,810,906 B2
External user interface for head worn computing
Ralph F. Osterhout, San Francisco, CA (US); Robert Michael Lohse, Palo Alto, CA (US); and Manuel Antonio Sanchez, San Francisco, CA (US)
Assigned to Osterhout Group, Inc., San Francisco, CA (US)
Filed by Osterhout Group, Inc., San Francisco, CA (US)
Filed on Jun. 17, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/307,114.
Prior Publication US 2015/0363975 A1, Dec. 17, 2015
Int. Cl. G02B 27/01 (2006.01)
CPC G02B 27/017 (2013.01) [G02B 2027/0178 (2013.01)] 6 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An external user interface adapted to control a head-worn computer, comprising:
a. a housing with a mechanical attachment system adapted to secure the housing to a steering wheel of a vehicle;
b. a programmable quick launch software application button mounted on the housing and adapted to activate a pre-designated software application on the head-worn computer, the activated software application adapted to display content; and
c. a button mounted on the housing and adapted to selectively remove at least a portion of the content from being displayed in the head-worn computer when activated.