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US-5,984,191 Multiple magnetic stripe transaction cards and systems for the utilization thereof
A transaction card includes at least two read-only magnetically encoded stripes encoding different data in accordance with standard data encryption protocols...
US-5,984,183 Card reader for two kinds of data cards
The reading head having the capability of processing two different data cards of the inductive type and chip-cards provided with contact pads on their surface....
US-5,984,181 Process and device for dispensing individual chip cards
A process for dispensing individual chip cards to a plurality of individual chip card users employs a chip card dispensing station (1) with at least one storage...
US-5,983,816 Embroidery data processing device for sewing machine
In an embroidery data processing device, when a user selects one of embroidery patterns displayed on a pattern selecting screen of an LCD, a control device reads...
US-5,983,491 I/O card and method making the same
An I/O card assembly (10) includes a rectangular frame (12) having an internal PC board (100) therein and sandwiched between a pair of metal covers (11, 14). A...
US-5,983,290 Information processing system using portable terminal unit and data communication adapter therefor
In an information processing system having a portable terminal unit, such as a hand-held computer, driven by a rechargeable battery and a data communication...
US-5,983,271 Method for processing asynchronous low-level protocols in a communication device to off load the main processor
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for multi-protocol, point-to-point communications which allocates processing tasks between a processor of...
US-5,982,999 Post card printing system, which orients multiple images symmetrically about a central point
There are provided a copying machine executing the processing for reading image data from a document and the processing for printing the image data, a computer...
US-5,982,452 Analog video merging system for merging N video signals from N video cameras
This invention relates to an analog video merging system, and more particularly to a system that can take the output of a plurality of video cameras and form a...
US-5,980,683 Production of a support element module for embedding into smart cards or other data carrier cards
Described is a method for manufacturing of carrier element modules of a thin carrier element (4) and a thereon mounted semiconductor chip (2). This method...
US-5,980,282 Dual readout socket connector
A card edge socket connector (1) includes an insulative elongated housing (10) having a plurality of contact slots (14) side by side vertically extending...
US-5,980,281 Mechanism to assist in insertion or removal of PCI cards
A board-handling mechanism for more easily installing and removing boards from motherboards and/or other mountings within system enclosures such that it does not...
US-5,978,840 System, method and article of manufacture for a payment gateway system architecture for processing encrypted...
Secure transmission of data is provided between a plurality of computer systems over a public communication system, such as the Internet. Secure transmission of...
US-5,978,655 Information processing apparatus
An information processing apparatus has a transmission antenna and a reception antenna and performs radio transmission/reception with a radio card via the two...
US-5,978,551 Picture data printing apparatus and print picture data generating apparatus
This still picture filing system comprises a printer unit 2, a picture processing block 3, a thinning and compression/expansion processing block 4, a storage...
US-5,978,495 Method and apparatus for accurate determination of the identity of human beings
Methods and apparatus for the accurate determination of the identity of human beings by comparing a fingerprint image with previously recorder templates utilize...
US-5,978,479 Descrambler
A descramble section extracts required information for descrambling transmitted together with TV signals and converts scrambled signals to ordinary TV signals in...
US-5,978,459 Encryption of telephone calling card codes
A cost-efficient method that utilizes encryption techniques to prevent the unauthorized use of telephone customer calling card account and personal ...
US-5,978,036 Character signal processing apparatus and character signal processing system and personal computer
A personal computer receives a teletext signal. A television broadcast signal received by a TV tuner unit is converted to a composite video signal and a voice...
US-5,975,953 EMI by-pass gasket for shielded connectors
Good shielding in shielded peripheral connectors is maintained by including an EMI by-pass gasket between the cable connector and the card connector. The EMI...
US-5,975,584 Carrier card with value chip
A carrier card of standardized size has a base body with at least one cutout for receiving a value chip. The cutout has securing elements forming a snap...
US-5,974,961 Multi-hopper card embosser
A multi-hopper embosser comprising a card processing apparatus (13, 14, 15) for performing encoding, embossing and tipping processings on a card, plural hoppers...
US-5,974,629 Method and apparatus for measuring fiber length and nep number in a carding machine
A method of measuring fiber material while being processed by fiber processing components of a carding machine, includes the following steps: measuring fiber...
US-RE36,365 Method and apparatus for distributing currency
A process which provides electronic access to pre-paid funds for cash or payment for goods and services. A card is issued to a customer with a value selectable...
US-5,974,363 Self-testing of smart line cards
Automatic testing a group of line circuits on a smart line card served by a central switch over a PCM bus is localized by using the microprocessor/DSP that...
US-5,974,136 Apparatus for electronic exchange having a general-purpose bus separating the exchange unit and control unit
An electronic exchange apparatus where an exchange unit for controlling extension-line and trunk-line interface cards unique to the exchange apparatus is...
US-5,972,546 Secure photographic method and apparatus
The application of Lippmann photographs as a unique security device on security documents, such as, e.g. identity cards, passports, credit cards is presented....
US-5,971,849 Computer-based system and method for playing a poker-like game
A computer-based system and method allow at least one player to play a poker-like game using a computer. A processor processes inputs through a graphic user...
US-5,971,804 Backplane having strip transmission line ethernet bus
A data server having a plurality of hot replaceable processing unit modules. Each module includes a motherboard having plugged therein: a CPU; a main memory; an...
US-5,971,585 Best can do matching of assets with demand in microelectronics manufacturing
A computer implemented decision support tool serves as a solver to generate a best can do (BCD) match between existing assets and demands across multiple...
US-5,970,470 System and method for establishing and managing subscription purchase agreements including commitments to...
A system and process for distributing a product in accordance with a subscription purchase agreement that includes the establishment by a customer of an account...
US-5,970,139 T1 channel bank control process and apparatus
A technique for powering telephone lines using an unbalance current source and current sink; and a technique for improving attenuation/frequency distribution and...
US-5,970,099 Silent polarity reversal in a communication system
A line card integrates subscriber line interface circuitry, A/D and D/A converters, and digital signal processing technology. The digital signal processing...
US-5,969,283 Music organizer and entertainment center
A music organizer and entertainment center provides a center having a microprocessor, sound card functions and high-volume data storage and retrieval units for...
US-5,968,155 Digital gate computer bus
A computer bus includes a set of computer bus input nodes to receive a set of computer bus input signals generated by system cards attached to the computer bus....
US-5,967,021 Food appliance and a coding system therefor
A versatile food appliance includes a set of hardware components common to a plurality of single-purpose food appliances. The set of hardware components is...
US-RE36,346 Interactive golf game information system
An interactive golf game information system receives, stores, analyzes and outputs a plurality of different types of information related to golf. The system...
US-5,966,429 Telephone transaction processing as a part of a call transport
A telephone transaction processing system is disclosed. Processing of telephone transactions, such as credit card transactions, financial account debiting, or...
US-5,965,084 Process for producing non-woven fabrics of ultrafine polyolefin fibers
A process for producing a non-woven fabric of ultrafine polyolefin fibers by subjecting a web of splittable conjugate polyolefin fibers to a water needle...
US-5,964,855 Method and system for enabling nondisruptive live insertion and removal of feature cards in a computer system
Method and system for controlling the state of a system bus during live insertion and removal of a pluggable feature card (FC) by driving control signals, which...
US-5,964,854 Card cage for an electronic control unit having signal-processing components and high-speed digital components...
In the case of a card cage for an electronic control unit having signal-processing analog and/or digital components, high-speed digital components, as well as...
US-5,964,821 Mapless GPS navigation system with sortable destinations and zone preference
A navigation system is provided for offering navigational assistance to a mobile user. The navigation system receives GPS position information signals which are...
US-5,963,926 Computer implemented method, system and apparatus for processing various transactions using a plurality of...
A method, apparatus and computer program for processing plural types of transactions by a transaction processor connected to plural companies of different...
US-5,963,917 Financial system of computers
An automated payment system particularly suited for purchases over a distributed computer network such as the Internet. In such a distributed computer network, a...
US-5,963,643 Method and system for the transfer of information between two populations of persons, one nomadic and the other...
A method enabling two populations of persons, one being sedentary (for example a provider of long-distance services) and the other being nomadic (for example the...
US-5,963,199 Image processing systems and data input devices therefor
An image processing system including a plurality of pen-like input units 31 which produce signals of frequencies inherent to the respective input units, a panel...
US-5,962,831 Electronic marketing apparatus and method
An apparatus for processing consumer transactions and recording them on a consumer's magnetic stripe card is disclosed, having a magnetic stripe reader, a...
US-5,962,112 Wipers comprising point unbonded webs
There is provided a wiper comprising a first web of fibers of at most 50 microns in diameter wherein said web has been bonded using a point unbonded pattern...
US-5,961,618 Dual-bus riser card for an expansion slot
A dual-bus riser card for an expansion slot in a computer system is formed by a substrate having an edge portion removably mountable into the expansion slot...
US-5,960,651 Theft prevention mechanism for information processing apparatus
A theft prevention mechanism is effective to prevent not only a portable information processing apparatus but also a PC card inserted therein from being stolen....
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