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US-5,908,164 Method and apparatus for separating and recovering fractional components of carpet
A process is disclosed for the separation and recovery of fractional components of used carpet. Although the disclosed process is operable with either...
US-5,907,832 Method of debiting an electronic payment means
The invention provides a method for protectedly debiting an electronic payment mechanism, such as a telephone card. In the communication protocol between the...
US-5,907,801 Apparatus and method for optimizing wireless financial transactions
Disclosed are methods for optimizing financial transaction processing when a conventional financial transaction processing terminal is used with a wireless...
US-5,907,686 Display control system having a PCMCIA interface
A portable computer comprising a PCMCIA card connector, a PCMCIA controller, a multimedia display controller, a moving-picture bus, a system bus, and a switching...
US-5,907,602 Detecting possible fraudulent communication usage
A method of, and a system for, detecting possible fraudulent use of a telecommunications network. Call event records, both call initiation and call completion...
US-5,907,391 Method and apparatus for accepting an order for photographic processing
When an order for photographic processing is placed from the customer, an operator, first, operates a keyboard to input the type of photographic processing...
US-5,907,149 Identification card with delimited usage
The present invention particularly provides an identification card and an access system for its use. The identification card has recorded thereon ...
US-5,907,142 Fraud resistant personally activated transaction card
A method and apparatus for preventing transaction card fraud. A transaction card has a keypad display, and a microprocessor for receiving and processing numbers...
US-5,905,908 Open network system for I/O operations with non-standard I/O devices utilizing extended protocol including...
An open network system for supporting input/output (I/O) operations for non-standard I/O devices are disclosed. The system includes a server coupled to a...
US-5,905,903 PC card for an ISDN interface
ISDN-interface PC Card comprises a device connector for connecting a data processing device, a line connector for connecting a digital service unit (DSU), a...
US-5,905,245 IC card reading/writing apparatus and an IC card system
An IC card reading/writing apparatus has an IC card reading/writing control unit having an intelligent function to control read-out/write-in processing for an IC...
US-5,904,466 Storage device for card-shaped data carriers
A storage device for card-shaped data carriers has at least one storage unit with a magazine support and a magazine mounted on the magazine support. The storage...
US-5,903,900 Method and apparatus for optimizing exact garbage collection of array nodes in a carded heap
Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed that optimize a programmed loop that stores pointer variables in an array in a...
US-5,899,763 Data processing medium connector with locking means
A connector apparatus for a card-like data processing medium has an ejection mechanism for discharging the card-like data processing medium from the connector...
US-5,898,844 Data processing system including a hot-plug circuit for receiving high-power adaptor cards
A hot-plug circuit for receiving a high-current load is disclosed. In accordance with a preferred embodiment of the present invention, the hot-plug circuit...
US-5,898,838 Editor for developing statements to support i/o operation on open network using segregator for segregating...
An open network system for supporting input/output (I/0) operations for non-standard I/O devices are disclosed. The system includes a server coupled to a...
US-5,898,738 Modulation, demodulation and antenna coupling circuits used in IC card reading/writing apparatus, and method of...
A modulator used in an IC card reader/writer includes a phase variation detector for detecting a varying point of the phase of a modulated signal, a signal...
US-5,898,383 Self-service shopping system including an electronic price label system
A self-service shopping system which uses an electronic price label (EPL) associated with an item to send a signal to a transaction processing system to record...
US-5,898,164 Recording medium processing device having a vibration actuator and for use in an automatic device such as a...
A recording medium processing device which performs writing or readout of data with respect to a magnetic card. The recording medium processing device includes a...
US-5,898,159 Structural improvement on ID card processor
The subject invention relates to a structural improvement on ID card processor, including such components as a base plate, one or more sets of terminals, a...
US-5,897,889 Molding apparatus for molding edge card connector
A molding apparatus for molding an edge card connector and an edge card connector, wherein the molding apparatus is composed of a male and female molding die....
US-5,897,436 Modified poker card game
A modified poker card game allows a player to sequentially build a card hand after each round of play. The rules of play for the card game including dealing a...
US-5,896,574 Wireless modem with a supplemental power source
A wireless modem is provided with a passive power source using a first PCMCIA slot that is normally provided in mobile computer systems. Most mobile computing...
US-5,896,507 Device having automatic process for upgrading the performance of mobile systems
To simplify the manufacture of terminals for the use of chip cards, the system is designed so as to place a minimum set of instructions in these terminals and to...
US-5,896,325 IC card with error processing unit for sense amplifiers
An IC card having a memory for receiving data from and sending data to a data reader/writer includes a reading-completion detection circuit for detecting if each...
US-5,895,909 Card and device for processing of same
A hybrid card and a processing device capable of rapidly identifying a read/write unit corresponding to an IC module from a plurality of read/write units and...
US-5,894,792 Apparatus and method for changing the text portion of logos for postage meters
An apparatus for changing the text portion of logos for postage meters includes a printer module for a fully electronically produced postage meter imprint having...
US-5,894,552 Method and apparatus for manually switching to a secured network
A secured network system comprising a readykey controller connected to a st card reader and a power relay switch. The user inserts a microchip embedded card...
US-5,894,551 Single computer system having multiple security levels
A computer system is provided that allows a user to switch between at least two networks having different levels of security without transferring data between...
US-5,893,907 Apparatus and system for managing a card number
The apparatus of the present invention is directed to an apparatus and a system for managing a card number for so-called electronic money cards and comprises an...
US-5,892,975 System for wake-up module on PC card detecting switches had actuated and causing image to display to appear...
A method and apparatus for displaying images and/or reproducing sound on a PC card. According to one aspect of the invention, a PC card is disclosed that...
US-5,890,623 Plant and process for the distribution of a fluid product, comprising a tank and a nozzle
The present invention relates to a plant and a process for the dispensing of a fluid product (4) held in a tank (3) and supplied to a nozzle (1) via a pipe (2)....
US-5,890,137 On-line shopping system and the method of payment settlement
When performing on-line shopping using the Internet, and when performing payment settlement for a product by a credit card, user's card data runs over the...
US-5,889,941 System and apparatus for smart card personalization
A smart card personalization system maintains a database containing card issuer data format templates, card applications, card operating system commands, and...
US-5,889,649 Information processing apparatus and a card-shaped adapter for smaller and larger storage medium
An information processing apparatus includes a holding mechanism for detachably holding a card-shaped adapter and a receiving portion for receiving information...
US-5,889,493 Portable GPS position measuring/displaying apparatus
A portable GPS position measuring/displaying apparatus has a portable case, a liquid crystal display provided for the portable case, operation keys of a variety...
US-5,887,269 Data product authorization control for GPS navigation system
A navigation system is provided for offering navigational assistance to a mobile user. The navigation system receives GPS position information signals which are...
US-5,887,131 Method for controlling access to a computer system by utilizing an external device containing a hash value...
A method for permitting access to secured computer resources based upon a two-piece user verification process. In the disclosed embodiment, the user verification...
US-5,887,130 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, data recording medium, and information...
An improvement in protecting information transmitted via a network from illegal copying is disclosed. While data input from an information provider via a network...
US-5,886,991 System and method for quickly distributing program updates in a distributed architecture processing system
A system to deliver data at very high data transmission speeds to many units in a distributed processing system simultaneously. A distributed processing system...
US-5,885,399 Compound threads, fabrics provided therefrom and process to obtain them
Compound threads (1) and the fabrics obtained therefrom are very inexpensive, of acceptable quality and preferably useable to make recyclable disposable...
US-5,885,390 Processing methods and products for irregularly shaped bicomponent glass fibers
An irregularly shaped glass fiber is provided which enjoys improved resiliency, and openness in pack structures. Wool packs and other wool portions having such...
US-5,883,810 Electronic online commerce card with transactionproxy number for online transactions
An online commerce system facilitates online commerce over a public network using an online commerce card. The "card" does not exist in physical form, but...
US-5,883,377 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-5,881,148 T1 channel bank control process and apparatus
A technique for powering telephone lines using an unbalanced current source and current sink; and a technique for improving attenuation/frequency distribution...
US-5,880,935 Device for using in an electronic controller
A device, in particular for use in an electronic controller, includes a card rack and a subassembly. The device is manufactured by soldering over a large area...
US-5,880,452 Laser based PCMCIA data collection system with automatic triggering for portable applications and method of use
A high speed non-contact beam scanning data acquisition memory card is disclosed. The device possesses the ergonomic benefits of a a card, yet can scan a wide...
US-5,879,233 Duplicate card game
A method and apparatus for playing duplicate card games such as blackjack and poker. In operation, after shuffling an appropriately sized deck, each player is...
US-5,878,405 Pension planning and liquidity management system
A pension-based liquidity management data processing system that supports participant decision making and flexibility with respect to loans, contribution rates,...
US-5,877,483 Method and apparatus for automatically implementing computer power on and logon functions using encoded ID card
Method and a system for automatically and securely performing computer power up and logon functions. In one embodiment, the system is implemented in a personal...
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