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US-5,943,423 Smart token system for secure electronic transactions and identification
Smart token technology, using a smart card, PCMCIA card or any other medium containing storage or processing capability is used to facilitate a variety of secure...
US-5,943,137 Unified method of creating and processing fax forms
A method of operating a fax server apparatus including a computer and a FAX card which provides a unification of a FAX forms creation process and the creation of...
US-5,943,064 Apparatus for processing multiple types of graphics data for display
A controller card is provided that allows the processing and display of two types of graphics pixel data for display in two environments. The card contains a...
US-5,942,739 Process timer monitor
A process run card encoded with bar-code information and providing controllers with scanners which can scan the bar-code information and configure the controller...
US-5,942,738 Smart IC card system and smart IC card with transaction management program stored therein
Smart IC cards are ones which themselves control performance of their transactions, in order to avoid an IC card reader having to be specialized in particular...
US-5,941,681 Apparatus for processing flat, flexible objects, for example plastic or paper cards
The apparatus has, along with a magazine in which flat, flexible objects such as cords are stored in a stack, a retaining device for holding the stack in the...
US-5,941,299 Method for the controlled pre-rolling of thin slabs leaving a continuous casting plant
The controlled pre-rolling of a slab, leaving a continuous casting plant is carried out with pairs of pre-rolling elements (14, 114, 16) assembled in at least...
US-5,940,811 Closed loop financial transaction method and apparatus
A method and apparatus for closed loop, automatic processing of typical financial transactions, including loans, setting up checking, savings and individual...
US-5,937,395 Accounting apparatus, information receiving apparatus, and communication system
A communication system and accounting apparatus are provided capable of easy management of accounting a use of information by a user in multi-media networks...
US-5,937,157 Information processing apparatus and a control method
According to the present invention, illegal invasion (i.e., access to secret data) from an installed PC card of an information processing apparatus can be...
US-5,936,709 Index print preparation and feeding apparatus and photo-printing and developing apparatus
An information card on which calculation information on photo-processing prices in accordance with orders and/or photo-printing information is recorded, wherein...
US-5,936,226 Mass storage device adapter for smart cards
A device for transferring data between a data processing machine and a smart card is provided. The data processing machine has a drive for receiving a removable...
US-5,935,228 Method for automatically enabling peripheral devices and a storage medium for storing automatic enable program...
A superior method for automatically enabling a PC card whereby, when a PC card that can be driven only by a DOS/Windows 3.x device driver is inserted, the PC...
US-5,935,190 Traffic monitoring system
A traffic monitoring system has a common housing for a Doppler radar transceiver, a video camera, and a digital computer for processing the Doppler signal. The...
US-5,934,439 Automatic commercial article renting system
An automatic renting apparatus performs on-line trade utilizing a credit card, which includes a processing mechanism for processing a rented article not returned...
US-5,933,812 Portable transaction terminal system
Portable transaction terminal apparatus adapted for use in eating and drinking establishments. A terminal housing has a generally rectangular shape and a size...
US-5,932,859 Electronic-money rewarding system for lost and found IC card
An electronic-money collecting system is capable of returning a lost IC card used as an `electronic purse` to the owner of the lost IC card or an institution...
US-5,930,871 Air doffing system for a textile processing machine
An air doffing system for a fiber-processing machine which includes an air plenum associated with a carding roll. A doffing blade initiates lifting of fibers...
US-5,930,869 Scanning sensor for adjustment of a textile machine card clothing gap
The carding distance (KA) between clothings (14, 15) is scanned using an optical device (22, 26) e.g. using a laser beam (24) from the side of the working area....
US-5,930,818 Information communication system which transmits main data and data for restoring the main data
An information communication system in which main data and restore-date used for restoring the main data are written in a memory card by a first information...
US-5,930,811 Document processing apparatus
A document processing apparatus permitting simplified manipulation for designing a postcard or card and making it possible to create any design readily by...
US-5,930,363 Card charging systems
A security device for use in a card charging system where a service or product providing facility issues services or products by the use of credit from a card....
US-5,929,428 File managing method requiring a change in key data and IC card device using the method
A file managing method includes a step of setting a key data of a portable storage medium having a plurality of storage areas, a step of determining whether the...
US-5,929,416 Reading head arrangement for two data card types
A reading head able to process both inductive debit cards and chip cards comprising two dissimilar complementary portions, the internal surfaces of the portions...
US-5,928,976 Composite carbide powder used for cemented carbide and method of producing the same
In order to provide cemented carbide, provision is made about tungsten carbide powder which has a grain size not smaller than 1 .mu.m and which is mixed with...
US-5,928,708 Positive identification and protection of documents using inkless fingerprint methodology
A method and process to be utilized on any printed document, which, for example, include but are not limited to airline tickets, labels, checks, bonds,...
US-5,928,347 Universal memory card interface apparatus
A removable memory card interface apparatus enables a removable memory card to communicate with a number of peripheral devices directly without the need for the...
US-5,926,546 Communication device and system for mobile encrypted communication
An automatic collection system for automatically collecting a toll charge from an IC card is provided with transceivers in gantries installed along a vehicle...
US-5,926,544 Direct current feed with line status change adaptation 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-5,926,473 Distributed processing ethernet switch with adaptive cut-through switching
A packet switching system includes at least two network cards each receiving data packets via a plurality of associated ports, a system card, and an interconnect...
US-5,924,372 Embroidery data processing device for sewing machine including means for limiting repeated use of embroidery data
In an embroidery data processing device for a sewing machine, a ROM stores embroidery data of a number of embroidery patterns and sewing data of ordinary sewing...
US-5,924,080 Computerized discount redemption system
The method of processing merchandise discounts by providing a computerized membership system is disclosed. At least one provider's computer has a database for...
US-5,923,884 System and method for loading applications onto a smart card
A system for loading an applet and its associated use rights into a smart card having other applets with associated use rights with values that change as the...
US-5,923,759 System for securely exchanging data with smart cards
A card-enabled processing system comprises a security module for securely exchanging data with cards, such as smart cards, and an application module for...
US-5,923,082 IC card reading/writing device
An IC card reading/writing device comprises a main body and a conductive cover member. The main body includes a first and a second member which define space for...
US-5,923,026 Assembly structure for an IC card
Upper and lower exterior members are coupled together without using ultrasonic welding process. Upper and lower metal panels are brought into electrical...
US-5,920,961 Ventilating carding roll
A ventilated carding cylinder for allowing heat generated in the carding cylinder during operation to be dissipated. The carding cylinder includes an internal,...
US-5,919,259 Method and apparatus for supplying power to a CPU using an adaptor card
A method and apparatus for supplying power to a central processing unit (CPU) in computer systems which normally mount CPUs on a motherboard and supplies power...
US-5,917,930 Method for semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards
A method of semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards to separate currency stacks in a batch of currency fed into a currency processing machine....
US-5,917,467 PC card system having video input-output functions
The objective of the invention is to provide a portable information processing apparatus and a PC card for its expansion that facilitate transient and still...
US-5,917,229 Programmable/reprogrammable printed circuit board using fuse and/or antifuse as interconnect
Two types of programmable elements, fuses and antifuses, are disclosed for interconnecting the terminals of electronic components mounted on printed circuit...
US-5,915,734 Greeting card and sound recording gift, display and sale system
A personalized, user assembled greeting card is described that includes a manually usable holder for detachably receiving a sound recording. The sound recording...
US-5,914,684 Electromagnetic transducer system with integrated circuit card adapter
An apparatus according to various aspects of the present invention is configured to collect and/or emit electromagnetic waves, particularly microwaves. In one...
US-5,913,045 Programmable PCI interrupt routing mechanism
An element of a multi-functional device that integrates a high performance processor into a PCI to PCI bus bridge (P2P). The invention is part of a design that...
US-5,912,881 Method and apparatus for fast checking the frame check sequence of a segmented message
A process and an apparatus to calculate the FCS (Frame Check Sequence) error checking code of a message sent over a connection and segmented into a finite number...
US-5,910,989 Method for the generation of electronic signatures, in particular for smart cards
Processes for generating digital signatures for electronic messages. Modifying signature-generating algorithms, such as DSAs (Digital Signature Algorithms), in...
US-5,910,652 Portable terminal apparatus for an IC card for supplying a power source voltage in a predetermined timing
An apparatus for performing processing on an integrated circuit medium includes a mechanism for performing transfer to and from the integrated circuit medium...
US-5,909,227 Photograph processing and copying system using coincident force drop-on-demand ink jet printing
A digital color photograph printer (mini-lab) and a photograph copier which uses a drop on concurrent drop selection and drop separation demand printing...
US-5,908,793 Method for manufacturing a solidified fiber fleece, the resulting solidified fiber fleece, and use of this fleece
Fiber fleeces made entirely of pure artificial (polymeric) fibers or mixed with natural fibers have to be solidified after formation by carding, or laying only...
US-5,908,361 Automated tennis line calling system
A system is described for the automatic detection of ball bounces on a tennis court, and which is applicable to similar games. The system comprises a sonar-like...
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