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Computer Scent Dispenser

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000122713D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Apr-04
Document File: 1 page(s) / 34K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Ashton, DP: AUTHOR

Abstract

Disclosed is a device that would dispense a scent from a personal computer. This device will emit a slight scent of a certain variety depending on the reason used, e.g., in areas such as new car sales, travel agencies, or just everyday use. Scents such as the new car scent or leather (available in aerosol cans now) can be emitted for the buyer using a personal computer to purchase a new car when a luxury model is selected. Pine or sea scents can be used in travel agency operations to give the would be traveler a better feel for the desired vacation area. Everyday room fresheners can be used for home or offices by users choice. Scent dispensers are available now in reasonable prices and used in public bathrooms on a timed release basis.

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Computer Scent Dispenser

      Disclosed is a device that would dispense a scent from a
personal computer.  This device will emit a slight scent of a certain
variety depending on the reason used, e.g., in areas such as new car
sales, travel agencies, or just everyday use.  Scents such as the new
car scent or leather (available in aerosol cans now) can be emitted
for the buyer using a personal computer to purchase a new car when a
luxury model is selected.  Pine or sea scents can be used in travel
agency operations to give the would be traveler a better feel for the
desired vacation area.  Everyday room fresheners can be used for home
or offices by users choice. Scent dispensers are available now in
reasonable prices and used in public bathrooms on a timed release
basis. This device can be built into the personal computer and a
software provided to control the emission of a selected fragrance
when needed.

      Anonymous.