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Telephone/transaction entry device and system for entering transaction
data into databases
A data transaction processing system in which transaction data is entered by the user in response to prompts in a template which is tailored to each user...
Programmable control for heating installation
A programmable control apparatus for a heating installation of the type that comprises a clock (8) and a processing unit (2) is provided to control one or more...
Modular card based meter
The invention relates to a sensor electrode connected to a card module that can be received within an industry standard plug-in receptacle of a selected computer...
Non-contacting RF-ID card for wide voltage range input
A battery-free non-contacting information card of a relatively simple arrangement which prevents an IC chip or the like from being destroyed by an excess...
Device and method for processing coded information for barcode and chip
A device and a method for processing coded information, including reading coded data from a chip card, reading a barcode reproduced on an item, and comparing the...
Coherent data structure with multiple interaction contexts for a smart
Data exchange system includes at least one portable data processing unit (5) having data communication elements (14), processing device (15) and memory elements...
Battery depletion management in portable computing devices having PCMCIA
A battery powered device having a plurality of PCMCIA (or other) type slots uses monitoring circuitry to detect the onset of battery power depletion. In response...
Apparatus for detecting correct insertion of a PC card in an information
The PC card system device including a PC card in conformity with the PC card standard and an information processing device which the PC card is to be connected,...
Integrated data, voice, and video communication network
A communication network assembly includes a cabinet having a first set of connectors secured thereto. The assembly further includes a main processing system...
Process for scrolling a plurality of raster lines in a window of a
personal computer display screen run in...
The invention relates to a procedure for scrolling some raster scan lines in a window of a screen operated in the graphic-mode of a personal computer. The...
Self-verifying identification card
A self-verifying identification card having an image area which may contain a portrait, a finger print, a retinal image, or all of these together with an image...
Bus for connecting extension cards to a data processing system and test
A data processing system including a bus (ISA, EISA), in which address lines (SA) and data lines (SD) are connected in parallel to a series of slots for...
ISDN adapter card for a computer
A passive ISDN adapter card includes a serial controller (1) as is normally used to connect an external data transmission device; an ISDN data transmission...
System and method for near-field human-body coupling for encrypted
communication with identification cards
An apparatus and method are disclosed for encoding and transferring data from a transmitter to a receiver, using the human body as a transmission medium. The...
Data transferring circuit which aligns clock and data
A network (10) includes a broadband customer service module (B-CSM) (20). The B-CSM (20) includes a plurality of feeder interface cards (FICs) (36) and optical...
Device and process for linear measurement of fiber sliver thickness or
The invention relates to a process for rapid measurement of thickness or mass of a fiber sliver in a draw-frame or card (so-called "regulation"). The object of...
Ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system with personal computer architecture
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system is provided with a personal computer platform which processes digital echo signals and produces ultrasonic image signals...
Portable type electronic golf score display device
An electronic golf score display device including a display on which is displayed a required picture plane inputted through an input pen or an input pen and a...
Apparatus and processes for educating and entertaining persons. Said apparatus having one or more primary sheets with cuts, slits, or slots therein, through...
An X-ray equipment comprising an X-ray source and an imaging means detecting the X-rays passed through a subject for digital processing, whereby the imaging...
IC card for credit transactions and credit transaction apparatus and
method using the same
An IC card for credit transactions and a credit transactions apparatus and method using the IC card are provided. In an IC card for credit transactions includes...
Video signal reproducing apparatus
In a video reproducing apparatus, operating devices and recording devices are connected with a simple structure to record game information while operating the...
Electrostatic discharge protection bag
A multilayer protection bag for protecting an electronic module, circuit card, or the like comprising walls having an external first layer of an antistatic...
Method for controlling IC card reader/writer to transmit same character
frame upon receiving echo back...
The present invention provides a method of controlling an IC card reader/writer which is low in cost and simple in structure using a UART which is a universal...
Fuel dispenser controller with data packet transfer command
A fuel dispenser-credit card reader control system for controlling the fuel dispensing process and accepting payment for the fuel dispensed through a card reader...
Subbing layer for composite thermal dye transfer ID card stock
An identification card stock comprising a polymeric core substrate having on at least one side thereof the following layers in order: an oriented polymeric film,...
Biometric security process for authenticating identity and credit cards,
visas, passports and facial recognition
A biometric security procedure for manufacturing an identity document, such as an identity card, credit card, visa or passport, which includes the steps of:...
Telephony based delivery system of messages containing selected greetings
The invention constitutes a telephony based electronic voice greeting card service embodied within an adjunct processing system communicatively connected to a...
Smart card message transfer without microprocessor intervention
A signal processing system includes a system control processor, an integrated circuit (IC) card, or smart card, for access control processing, system memory, and...
Image processing system
A CPU 1 and card slots 3A to 3C are connected to one another through an interface circuit 2. The interface circuit 2 effects the selection of necessary card...
Card processing device
A card processing device capable of commonly attaining processing of a plurality of sorts of cards of the same specifications by means of a single card...
Compostable and biodegradable compositions of a blend of natural
cellulosic and thermoplastic biodegradable fibers
Compostable and biodegradable compositions of a blend of natural cellulosic and thermoplastic biodegradable fibers are disclosed. Typically the compositions...
Method for ejecting a PCMCIA card from a housing
A housing and ejection mechanism for PCMCIA electronic "smart cards" is disclosed. The ejection mechanism comprises a pair of cooperating lever arms and springs....
Automated on-line information service and directory, particularly for
the world wide web
A computer network and a database are used to provide a hardware-independent, dynamic information system in which the information content is entirely...
System and method for determining and verifying a file record format
based upon file characteristics
A system and method for automatically determining the file record format and characteristics for a data file of unknown file record format. At least a portion of...
Package assembly and method for activating prepaid debit cards
A package assembly and method for permitting the activation and deactivation of prepaid debit cards, such as prepaid telephone calling cards, at a point of sale....
Hi-jack hinged connection adapter for input/output cards
A hinged adapter provides for the connection of input/output (I/O) cards to a communication connector, such as an RJ-type connector for example, for data...
Electronic door lock
A door lock includes an electronic keypad and magnetic card reader arranged to send coded signals to a central processing unit that controls a solenoid latch...
Mapless GPS navigation system with user modifiable data base
A navigation system is provided for offering navigational assistance to a mobile user. The navigation system receives GPS position information signals which are...
Identity card and process for its production
An identity card, especially a credit card, having a picture section, which contains a photo of the card holder. In this section, pixels of different ...
Method for probing a semiconductor wafer using a motor controlled scrub
A process for probing a semiconductor wafer involves bringing the bond pads (63) of a semiconductor die (114) into contact with probes (122) of a probe card...
Card processing apparatus
An IC card issuing apparatus has a feeding mechanism which feed an IC card supplied form a card supply device along a feeding path. A head body of a head unit...
Electronic passbook system using electronic passbook card and method of
using the same therein
An electronic passbook system including an electronic passbook card having two separate account namely a general account and an electronic wallet account,...
Video poker gold card game and computer system for inplementing same
A modified card game provides a player the ability to sequentially become eligible for a bonus round of play. The game includes dealing a set of cards to the...
Paper handling aid
The present invention relates to devices and aids in the process of handling paper products including page turning, paper and card sorting, paper separating,...
Removable heat sink assembly process for a chip package
The process of the invention employs a post type fastening member that provides, at one end, an insertion friction connection to the circuit card and at the...
Apparatus for cleaning fibers
The invention provides an apparatus for cleaning fibers by means of revolving rollers, the fiber mass being divided, expanded, and recombined while being...
Method and system for routing massages in a multi-node data
The invention relates to a method and a system for routing messages or frames through network nodes connected to each other by network links and connected to a...
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...
Smart card device with pager and visual image display
A smart card device (10) including a portable housing (11) with a viewing aperture (25) and a virtual image display (30) positioned to provide an image at the...