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US-5,687,462 Packaged strain actuator
A modular actuator assembly includes one or more plates or elements of electro-active material bonded to an electroded sheet, preferably by a structural polymer...
US-5,687,398 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-5,686,717 Bar code symbol reading system with multi-port digital signal decoder
A bar code symbol reading system having a laser scanner, and a multi-port digital signal decoder capable of decoding digital signals produced from various types...
US-5,685,657 Printer belt drive for moving a card
A printing apparatus includes a transport for cards to be repeatedly scan printed with component colors. In the transport, a pair of belt rollers are fixed...
US-5,685,070 Method of making printed circuit board
A printed circuit board or card for direct chip attachment that includes at least one power core, at least one signal plane that is adjacent to the power core,...
US-RE35,649 Method and apparatus for the control of a multiple of door accessible newspaper vending cabinets with a single...
A method and apparatus to control the selective opening of one of a multiple of door accessible newspaper vending cabinets (6a-6e) through a single vend control...
US-5,682,549 Image data management system for accessing image data from communication network by reading file name...
An image data management system includes a communication circuit network, and an image data input output apparatus and an image data registration apparatus...
US-5,682,328 Centralized computer event data logging system
Event logging using a single board computer control card configurable onto a backplane containing target processor(s) being monitored. A high resolution clock on...
US-5,682,031 Smart card and smart card locking process therefor
A smart card and method of locking a smart card to block the operation of at least one protected program stored in a read-only memory or ROM of the smart card,...
US-5,680,864 Method for processing event data using a removable data storage medium and clock
A method for gathering event data using a data gathering instrument having an instrument clock and an instrument data storage medium, the method comprising the...
US-5,680,547 Method and apparatus for controlling network and workstation access prior to workstation boot
A method and apparatus for preboot file and information transfer between workstations ad other workstations or workstations and servers on local area networks....
US-5,680,534 Video game/videographics program fabricating system and method with superimpose control
A videographics/video game fabricating system includes a multiprocessor based game processor console which includes a main central processing unit (CPU) which...
US-5,679,077 System and method for remote participation in bingo and other games of chance where players select numbers
A system and method for remote players to select the numbers on a bingo card and to have this card played in a local Do-It-Yourself bingo game. Remote players...
US-5,678,029 Memory card available for various formats
In an IC card incorporating an IC chip having a data memory and a CPU for controlling the memory and designed to selectively send/receive data to/from an...
US-5,678,027 Method for preventing unauthorized modification of data in a device with a nonvolatile memory
A method for preventing unauthorized data modification is carried out in a device, such as a chip card, having a nonvolatile memory, a central processing unit,...
US-5,678,010 Automated routing of messages over a network
A system for processing credit card transactions is disclosed. Transaction data to be processed is sent by point of sale terminal to a terminal node connected to...
US-5,675,654 System and method for interfacing a transport decoder to a national renewable security systems (NRSS) smart card
A transport decoder 110, for receiving and processing a transport data stream using MPEG-2 formats, includes connections to a physical layer channel interface...
US-5,675,261 Probe card locking device of a probe station for testing a semiconductor wafer
A probe card locking device for a probe station performs a characteristics test or the like by contacting probes to respective dies of a wafer subjected to a...
US-5,674,758 Silicon on insulator achieved using electrochemical etching
Bulk crystalline silicon wafers are transferred after the completion of circuit fabrication to form thin films of crystalline circuitry on almost any support,...
US-5,674,339 Process for fibrous structure containing immobilized particulate matter
Fibrous structures containing immobilized particulate matter and processes for making them are disclosed. These structures may be used for filters and for...
US-5,674,080 IC card information processing apparatus
A main body has a flat main frame and a base frame which oppose each other at a predetermined interval, and is formed to have a shape and size so as to be...
US-5,672,860 Integrated hand-held bar code processing device capable of automatic scan and data display
In an exemplary embodiment, the reader unit has a pistol configuration with the automatic scan components in a barrel portion and a battery pack therefor in a...
US-5,671,396 M and A for executing firmware of an add-on FAX/Modem card on the host processor while maintaining compatibility
A number of new interrupts, interrupt handlers, digital signal processing (DSP) tasks, registers and FIFOs are provided to an add-on fax/modem card and its host...
US-5,671,254 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-5,671,123 IC card with a discharge pattern and a ground pattern separated from each other
An IC card including an electric circuit board and have face and back metallic panels that include a housing and are attached to a resin frame. The IC card has a...
US-5,669,816 Blackjack scanner apparatus and method
A module for announcing when a Dealer has blackjack without exposing the face of the Dealer's down-card. The module scans a character from the Dealer's face-down...
US-5,669,798 Composite nonwoven material process of manufacture and its application to any absorbent article of hygiene
A composite nonwoven material comprises at least one layer (2) of a carded voile of hydrophobic thermoplastic fibers, the said fibers being partially disoriented...
US-5,669,508 Pod carrier function expansion by adding a fixture
A transportable apparatus, or a pod carrier, is disclosed in conjunction with a standardized mechanical interface system (SMIF) whereby the tracking of...
US-5,668,957 Method and apparatus for providing virtual DMA capability on an adapter connected to a computer system bus with...
Apparatus and method for providing virtual DMA capability for an adapter card connected to a host system bus with no DMA support. A special interface circuit...
US-5,668,874 Identification card verification system and method
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...
US-5,667,247 Telephone debit card production
A card package assembly, and method of production, are particularly suited for use with telephone debit cards. A package is formed by folding a sheet of paper...
US-5,666,696 Process for treating sclerenchyma fibers, in particular flax
A process for sclerenchyma fibers, in particular flax, includes mechanical treatment accompanied by formation of a fiber strip and alignment of the fibers...
US-5,666,209 Image signal processing device
An image signal processing device generates first image data and second image data based on the same optical image. Each pixel of the second image data is offset...
US-5,663,553 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-5,663,547 Method of fund-raising with a keyless contribution and gift commitment management device
A method of and device for streamlining, simplifying and inducing the giving of contribution or gift commitments by contributors or prospective gift givers [,...
US-5,661,947 Process to traverse a flat can while being filled at a textile machine delivering a fiber sliver and its device
The invention relates to the filling of a flat can with fiber sliver by a textile machine which delivers a fiber sliver, such as a carding machine or a draw...
US-5,661,823 Image data processing apparatus that automatically sets a data compression rate
The invention is based on an electronic still camera for converting a taken optical image of the subject into digital image data, and recording into a memory...
US-5,661,781 Message notification system for card users
Messaging service subscribers are automatically notified of newly arrived messages in their mailboxes when they initiate a transaction, such as a calling card...
US-5,661,634 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-5,661,517 Interactive intelligent video information system
Method and apparatus for providing customers of hospitality facilities with the ability to access a variety of amenities and to interact with a video system in...
US-5,659,726 Data embedding
A method of embedding auxiliary information into a set of host data, such as a photograph, television signal, facsimile transmission, or identification card. All...
US-5,659,675 Apparatus for transmitting and backing up video data or image data
A video data transmission arrangement writes video data processed for transmission into a detachable data card. The video data stored in the data card is...
US-5,659,470 Computerized monitoring management system for load carrying vehicle
A computerized monitoring system is provided for sensing, displaying and storing a plurality of vehicle parameters for determining efficiency and to provide a...
US-5,659,166 Card processor with interlocked processing function
To provide a card processor capable of easily and quickly executing business processing by establishing an automated system that continuously executes related...
US-5,658,157 Folding data communication device
It is a folding data communication device having a structure where a slot insertion section (2) to be inserted into an expansion slot of an information...
US-5,657,388 Method and apparatus for utilizing a token for resource access
A method and apparatus for utilizing a token which is preferably a "dumb token" to provide secure access by authorized users to a selected resource. The token...
US-5,656,882 Packaged strain actuator
A modular actuator assembly includes one or more plates or elements of electro-active material bonded to an electroded sheet, preferably by a structural polymer...
US-5,655,966 Method and apparatus for cashless bartop gaming system operation
A bartop gaming system comprising a plurality of player stations interconnected to a table server which is connected to a modem provides players with a cashless...
US-5,652,795 Method and apparatus for an adapter card providing conditional access in a communication system
A method and apparatus for an adapter card, for use in a computer, to provide conditional access by the computer to incoming data streams while maintaining the...
US-5,652,786 Automated interactive bill payment system
Method and apparatus for processing payment transactions using debit card numbers without the requirement of a personal identification number (PIN) is disclosed....
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