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US-5,727,485 Stitching data processing device capable of displaying stitching period of time for each segment of embroidery
Based on pattern display data stored in a card ROM, a predetermined number of embroidery pattern examples are displayed in a display unit of a sewing machine....
US-5,727,221 Computer system power management interconnection circuitry and systems
A microcomputer integrated circuit (102) has a central processing unit (CPU) (702) first power management circuit (708) responsive to a system management...
US-5,727,163 Secure method for communicating credit card data when placing an order on a non-secure network
A method and system for placing an order charged to a credit card, over an unsecured network. The customer completing an order for goods or services enters...
US-5,727,089 Method and apparatus for multiple quality transaction card images
The disclosed method for compressing an image to be stored on a transaction card at one of a plurality of quality levels performs the steps of: a. providing a...
US-5,726,680 Process for displaying text in the CGA graphic mode on the screen of a personal computer
The invention relates to a procedure for the presentation of text in a CGA-graphic mode on a screen of a personal computer, which on one hand, shows a processor...
US-5,725,819 Injection molding method for board for IC card
A plate for an IC card having recesses for mounting components is formed by injection molding of plastics. First, a mold for forming recesses for mounting...
US-5,724,610 Selector bank subsystem of CDMA system using a pair of first processors for selecting channels between CDMA...
A selector bank subsystem (SBS) of a code division multiple access (CDMA) system is disclosed, including two portions: a SBSC block and a S/V block. The one SBSC...
US-5,724,529 Computer system with multiple PC card controllers and a method of controlling I/O transfers in the system
A method and arrangement for controlling input/output (I/O) operations in a computer system provides multiple PC card controllers but allows legacy software to...
US-5,724,523 Electronic income tax refund system utilizing the tax refund to underwrite issuance of a secured credit card
Electronic data processing system for preparation of electronically filed tax returns and authorization and payments of refunds based on the data supplied in...
US-5,724,420 Automatic call distribution with answer machine detection apparatus and method
An automatic call distributor (10) having a multiport switch (12) controlled by a central control processing unit (14) and an associated memory (16) for receipt...
US-5,724,316 GPS based time determining system and method
An audio entertainment/navigation system with updated time readings is provided especially for a mobile user. The navigation system receives GPS position...
US-5,722,660 Game with timed water release
A game wherein a player is squirted with water if the player does not correctly answer a question within a time interval. The game includes a plurality of cards...
US-5,722,066 PSTN transaction processing network employing wireless transceivers
A business transaction network including a wireless communication link for coupling a card transaction terminal to a host computer through the public switched...
US-5,721,781 Authentication system and method for smart card transactions
An authentication system includes a portable information device, such as a smart card, that is configured to store and process multiple different applications....
US-5,721,768 Pre-paid card system and method
A pre-paid card system enables customers to make purchases using an authorized card. The system includes four main functional components: a plurality of cards, a...
US-5,721,451 Integrated circuit assembly adhesive and method thereof
An integrated circuit assembly (16) embodied as flip-chip is encased in a plastic card (12) to form a smart card assembly (10). The flip-chip assembly has a...
US-5,719,926 Prepaid long-distance telephone service system with flexible operating parameters
A long-distance telephone service system provides for accounting and flexible, customizable control of long-distance telephone usage by customers, especially...
US-5,718,804 Process for the production of cellulose-containing sheet-like structures which have been given a dry strength...
Process for the production of optionally wood-containing cellulose-containing sheet-like structures, such as paper, pasteboard and card, which have been given a...
US-5,718,340 Merchandise retention device for retrofit installation on display hooks
A retention device for inhibiting removal of carded merchandise from a display hook, adapted for retrofit installation in existing loop hooks commonly used to...
US-5,717,863 Method and apparatus for managing pc conference connection addresses
Each PC conferencing application of a plurality PC conferencing systems is equipped with an enhanced profile function including the ability to allow a user to...
US-5,717,691 Multimedia network interface for asynchronous transfer mode communication system
A multimedia communications and computer platform that can serve as a network interface card combined with an internal distribution network for a full range of...
US-5,717,574 Signal indicating electrical component box
A signal indicating device mounted on the wall of a cover box or the like. The box encloses electrical components such as contactors, relays and other devices...
US-5,716,682 Three dimensional card
A sign and a method for its manufacture include a lenticular split image which is process printed onto the second surface of a lenticular lens layer....
US-5,716,568 Method for producing polyester bi-component fibers and filaments
A method for producing polyester bi-component threads on the basis of only one type of polyester is carded out by an "in line" modification of a partial stream...
US-5,715,935 Packaging kit for recording medium
A packaging kit for simultaneously packaging a casing holding a recording medium configured for recording information signals and a main card arranged for...
US-5,715,526 Apparatus and method for controlling transmission power in a cellular communications system
An apparatus and method for controlling a final transmit power, y, of a base station in a cellular communications system that has several channels. The base...
US-5,715,422 Data-storage and processing card having on-board data, processing instructions, and processing memory
A data-storage and processing card has a data-storage memory and a read/write memory. Data processing instructions are stored in the data-storage memory, along...
US-5,715,410 Interface circuit for supporting PCMCIA cards in an X-terminal
By providing various functions in an X-terminal, the PCMCIA card controlling interface circuit supports various I/O functions through the same PCMCIA card that...
US-5,715,298 Automated interactive bill payment system using debit cards
Method and apparatus for processing payment transactions using debit card numbers without the requirement of a personal identification number (PIN) is disclosed....
US-5,715,243 Information service provider for transmitting multiple rate wireless information
An information service provider is disclosed which transmits wireless information having address data and message data. The information service provider, such as...
US-5,713,026 Error-preventing system having a signal correction unit
An error preventing system for card service interrupt signals in a personal computer using a plurality of card interface controllers, which includes at least two...
US-5,712,811 IC memory card
An IC memory card capable of improving memory storage capacity and data processing speed by including a connector for interfacing with an external apparatus and...
US-5,712,571 Apparatus and method for detecting defects arising as a result of integrated circuit processing
A probe card tester for detecting defects occurring as a result of integrated circuit processing of a substrate having a plurality of space to conductors with a...
US-5,712,473 Prepaid card
A prepaid card is disclosed, which uses drawing codes not requiring so high accuracy and permits direct computer processing of read-out data without agency of...
US-5,712,472 Card read/write method
A novel card read and write process for use in a single card read and write device constructed in a data processing terminal for enabling the card read and write...
US-5,710,757 Electronic device for processing multiple rate wireless information
An electronic device is disclosed which processes wireless information having address data and message data. The electronic device, such as a computer equipped...
US-5,710,572 Image display apparatus and method
When images of several frames captured by an image sensing device such as an electronic still-video camera are displayed on a display unit, the images are made...
US-5,710,458 Card like semiconductor device
A semiconductor package has high reliability and a simple structure and configuration, can be removed as a function section performing the main data processing,...
US-5,710,189 Blowing agent composition and a method for making a blowing agent
The present invention relates to a composition for use as a blowing agent in injection molding processes. More specifically, the present invention is a blowing...
US-5,708,851 System for managing information by using hybrid card in main and subdata processing apparatuses
In a system for managing medical information by using a hybrid card having an optical stripe and an IC module, in a hospital there is provided a main data...
US-5,707,285 Method and apparatus for random prize selection in wagering games
A wagering game apparatus and method is provided which permits the random selection of prizes for games such as blackjack, poker, and electronic games. A side...
US-5,705,852 Non-contact IC card and process for its production
In a non-contact IC card comprising a substrate and provided thereon at least an IC chip and an antenna coil formed by etching, a connecting terminal of the...
US-5,705,798 System and method for processing a customized financial transaction card
The present invention provides for a system and method of performing financial transactions which include a financial card that stores pre-selected transaction...
US-5,704,046 System and method for conducting cashless transactions
In a commercial transaction system, a system user uses a card device to interact with sales or transaction terminals to conduct cashless transactions. Each...
US-5,702,554 Process of laminating gold foil and gold foil card
A process of laminating gold foil includes the steps of pressing a gold piece to form an elongated thin gold foil having an even thickness from 0.3 mm to 1 mm;...
US-5,702,253 Personality testing apparatus and method
The invention is a process and apparatus for determining a person's basic personality type. The apparatus includes a card deck having forty different testing...
US-5,701,643 Method for compaction of fiber fleece
Fiber fleeces made of synthetic fibers or of natural fibers are compacted after their formation, for example, by carding or by simply being laid down in endless...
US-5,699,588 Device of removing trash and dust from raw cotton before carding in the preparatory by applying a high-voltage...
A device is provided for applying a source of high-voltage static electricity in combination with suction to remove trash and dust from raw cotton in a...
US-5,698,837 Method and system for identifying and communicating with a plurality of contactless IC cards
Even when a plurality of cards have entered an communication area, the cards within the communication area may be accessible, and, if a data collision occurs,...
US-5,698,832 Magnetic card reading apparatus
A magnetic card reading apparatus particularly for an automatic vending machine which is located in a severe environmental condition comprises a main structure...
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