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Encryption printed circuit board
An encryption printed circuit board (PCB) for use as an add on board to a host computer includes address registers, read/write controller, and data information...
M-Gage data acquisition system and method
A system for measuring thicknesses of a layered workpiece in a silicon integrated circuit manufacturing process. The system includes means for measuring a...
System for establishing and administering funded and post-funded charge
A data processing system is disclosed that establishes and administers charge accounts, including both funded and post-funded accounts. In one embodiment, the...
Item selection signal input apparatus that reduces the processing load
of a host computer
An item selection signal input apparatus enabling an operator to communicate with a data processor is disclosed. This apparatus includes a variable format...
Method for fixing an electronic component and its contacts to a support
A method for positioning an electronic component and its contacts on a card is disclosed. The electronic component is first of all placed in the cavity of the...
Memory card apparatus using EEPROMS for storing data and an interface
buffer for buffering data transfer...
A memory card apparatus using EEPROMs as semiconductor memories. Externally input data are temporarily recorded in a buffer memory and are subsequently written...
Method of manufacture of a trading card and the like using computer
generated duplex template printing method
A method is described for making handleable card having images on front and back surface of the card. The process includes the creation of templates which...
IC memory card
An IC memory card has a connector that cannot warp during the manufacturing process even if the connector is long, such as a connector at one longer side of the...
Energetic plasticizers for polybutadiene-type solid propellant binders
Polybutadiene-compatible, energetic nitrate ester plasticizers of aliphatic hydroxyl compounds, having from 6 to 18 carbon atoms per molecule, and a ...
Memory controller for reading data from synchronous RAM
A memory controller reads data from a memory bank of synchronous RAM during a small and variable data valid window, by compensating for delays in receiving the...
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...
Telephone call routing and switching techniques for data communications
A method of processing incoming digital telephone calls from remotely located call originators which are destined for receipt by a host computer system. The host...
Electrical parameter analyzer
An electrical parameter analyzer analyzes samples of electrical power by executing program instructions stored on a PCMCIA compatible program card. The analyzer...
Portable information processing apparatus having multiple rotatable port
A portable information processing apparatus includes a housing storing electronic components. The housing includes first to third card storage portions having...
Digital image data which is transmitted from a film scanner to a digital printer is used, and the digital image data is written in an outer storage medium such...
Processing system for processing information in card having plurality of
A processing system for processing information in a card having a plurality of functions, comprising a reading unit for reading information stored in a card...
Primary bus processing element with multifunction interconnection to
An apparatus to process signals within a computer that has a primary bus including a primary bus interconnection slot and a secondary bus including a secondary...
Portable storage medium and apparatus for processing the same
A magnetic recording layer is formed on one surface of a card-shaped base plate. A printing layer, for printing visible information such as "matters to be...
Non-contact IC card
A contact type IC card includes a power supply terminal, a reset terminal and an input/output terminal connected to an external device, an input/output circuit...
Card with integrated overprinting
Cards and methods of securing hidden symbols on cards are disclosed. The cards, such as instant-win lottery tickets, utilize continuous overprint inks that mask...
Supplemental card indicia idendifies like cards
The purpose of this invention is to provide a means by which complementary expressions, viz., questions and answers, pictures and words, words and symbols,...
Image information recording apparatus for recording a plurality of image
information onto a plurality of...
An endoscope image recording apparatus comprises a video endoscope having, at a forward end of an inserting section, an image pickup element, for ...
Method and apparatus for device control by data transmission in TV lines
A video signal processing system, such as a pay TV system, that includes a smart card access control feature decodes control information from data included in...
Video processing technique using multi-buffer video memory
In a preferred embodiment, when full-motion video data is to be captured on a hard disk, a full-motion video memory on a video controller card has its addresses...
Selective call receiver with computer interface message notification
A selective call messaging peripheral (100) capable of receiving at least one message and communicating it to an electronic information processing device (200)...
Palladium catalyzed ring closure of triazolyltryptamine
A new process is described for the synthesis of the triazolyl tryptamine: ##STR1## and related compounds. The process involves a palladium-catalyzed ring ...
Computerized theme park information management system utilizing
partitioned smart cards and biometric verification
A computerized theme park information system that encompasses the operational premises of that theme park and its visiting guest population so as to...
Portable telephone apparatus which can be connected to an external
apparatus without using an adapter
For use in combination with a data processing apparatus (50) which is provided with a card connecting portion for connecting a card-shaped device therewith, a...
A man machine controller (MMC) unit is connected to a computer numerical control apparatus and controls a servoamplifier or a machine such as a machine tool, a...
System and process for reading hologram code, hologram and card
A hologram code reading system wherein the reconstruction light of a light source illuminates the recorded area of a hologram that contains codified data...
Litter box system
A litter box system and method for containing and separating animal waste from litter includes a first box and a second box forming a container which houses the...
Method and an arrangement for handshaking on a bus to transfer
information between devices in a computer system
A computer system is provided with a central processing unit (CPU), a bus master coupled to the CPU, and a plurality of interface cards that interface the...
Process for authentication of smart cards, and device for use of the
The device of the invention for a pay-television system comprises an emitter and several receivers using "smart cards". In addition to the unscrambling control...
Tabbed cover attach for PCMCIA card packaging and method for attaching
the PCMCIA covers to the printed circuit...
The present invention relates to electronic packaging for PC Cards, and more particularly to attaching the PC Card covers to the printed circuit board and frame....
Multimedia golf handicap interactive touch-screen system
A computerized golf handicap system comprising a central processing unit (CPU), a touch-screen monitor, an electronic card and a card reader/writer module having...
IC card and a method for parallel processing flash memories
An IC card according to the present invention includes a plurality of flash memories sharing data buses and address buses corresponding to addresses except for a...
Equipment and process for supplying doses of at least one gas to the
respiratory tracts of a user
A system supplies discrete puffs of gas, containing particles of an active product, to a patient's respiratory tract. A nebulizer containing the particles is in...
An IC card in which the content of a ROM may be modified without replacing the ROM by dismantling the card. The IC card comprises: a ROM for storing a program;...
Categorization of purchased items for each transaction by a smart card
A smart card that is responsive to a list of items with individual prices that are received from a point of sale (POS) terminal during an individual transaction...
Gaming machine system operable with general purpose charge cards
In a gaming establishment, a player feeds a general purpose charge card such as a VISA, MasterCard or AMERICAN EXPRESS card to a reader at a gaming machine or...
In-dispenser-card-reader control system
The present invention relates to a fuel dispenser control system which controls the fuel dispensing process and accepts payment for the fuel dispensed through a...
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...
Game machine system with money-processing station
A game machine system comprising a plurality of game machines networked with one another. Each of the game machines includes: a reading device for reading an...
Method and apparatus for communicating with a card distribution center
for management, selection, and delivery...
A system for communicating with a card distribution center for selecting, ordering, and sending social expression cards using a personal computer. The user can...
Motherboard for personal computer standard desktop chassis
A computer mother board is housed in a chassis that has a number of expansion board guides along a back panel of the chassis and a power supply with a cooling...
Electronic traffic tariff reception system and vehicle identification
An electronic traffic tariff reception system can identify a vehicle traveling freely on a road having a plurality of lanes clearly and impose a predetermined...
Data bus protocol for high speed chip to chip data transfer
A protocol for communication through a bus controller to control data transfers between a host processing platform and the data bus of a bit map printer. This...
Video capture expansion card
An expansion card for a personal computer digitizes, optionally processes and/or compresses, stores, and then relays to the personal computer video information...
Multi-layer tab tape having distinct signal, power and ground planes and
wafer probe card with multi-layer...
One or two, or more, additional conductive layers, separated from one another (if two or more) and separated from a patterned (signal) conductive layer are...
Automatic addfare machine
An automatic addfare machine of the present invention receives plural passenger tickets inserted by a user for the fare adjustment, calculates a total amount of...