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US-5,550,099 Image forming method, image forming apparatus and image forming member
According to the present invention, a gradation image such as photographs and a non-gradation image read by an image processing means 13 of FIG. 2 are edited and...
US-5,548,106 Methods and apparatus for authenticating data storage articles
Accessory apparatus for authenticating articles is used in conjunction with existing readers or scanners of articles bearing stored data, such as credit cards or...
US-5,546,117 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...
US-5,546,050 Radio frequency bus leveling system
A bus leveling system for automatically monitoring and maintaining the amplitude of a radio frequency (RF) signal carded on a bus. A two-stage variable gain...
US-5,545,481 Polyolefin fiber
A fiber comprising a polyolefin fiber having a finish which comprises an antistatic composition, wherein the fiber with the finish has a hydrostatic head value...
US-5,544,358 Interface for a computerized database having card and list views
A method for managing a computerized database characterized by the steps of: a) providing a collection of view styles including a card view and a list view; b)...
US-5,544,330 Fault tolerant interconnect topology using multiple rings
An interconnect topology providing enhanced fault tolerance to a multi-component data processing system. The topology utilizes a plurality of rings for...
US-5,544,309 Data processing system with modified planar for boundary scan diagnostics
A boundary scan system for a data processing system using serial scan techniques for diagnostics comprises gated circuitry for each adapter card slot for...
US-5,544,111 Programming process for integrated memory, particularly for a smart card
Process for programming memories of the fuse protection type, particularly those used in smart or chip cards. A breakdown voltage is applied (204) for a time...
US-5,544,008 Computer expansion module apparatus
An expansion module for use in a computer system is disclosed. The expansion module holds a first card, which has a data processing unit and associated memory...
US-5,543,585 Direct chip attachment (DCA) with electrically conductive adhesives
A simple process for card assembly by Direct Chip Attachment (DCA) uses electrically conductive adhesives. Two methods create the same intermediate wafer product...
US-5,541,452 IC card
An IC card includes a circuit board for mounting electronic parts, a frame surrounding the circuit board, and panel covering each of the front and back sides of...
US-5,540,953 Process of preparing fabric comprising hydrophobic polyolefin fibers
A fiber comprising a polyolefin fiber having a finish which comprises an antistatic composition, wherein the fiber with the finish has a hydrostatic head value...
US-5,540,229 System and method for viewing three-dimensional echographic data
A system useful echographic examination simulation and training includes an ultrasonic echograph (31) equipped with a TV monitor (32), a 3D probe (33) for...
US-5,537,584 Power instability control of a memory card and a data processing device therefor
A memory card and a data processing device for preventing erroneous writing operation to the memory card at the time of inserting into and pulling out from the...
US-5,537,314 Referral recognition system for an incentive award program
A credit accumulation and accessing system for a plurality of sponsoring companies and participants having at each sponsoring company location (14, 16), a common...
US-5,537,313 Point of supply use distribution process and apparatus
A method using a central computer and a work station for managing inventory. To dispense inventory to consumers, a system user is issued a card imprinted with a...
US-5,537,292 Plug in expansion card for a subscriber terminal
The expansion card is inserted into a narrow slot through the outside cover of the subscribers terminal and is guided by a carrier into the external connector. A...
US-5,535,488 Carding and drawing system for spinning process
A system for spinning is provided where a pair of carding machines are arranged side by side. A first drawn sliver is produced by feeding two carded slivers...
US-5,534,975 Document processing system utilizing document service cards to provide document processing services
A user extensible document processing system. The extensible document processing system includes a document processing platform such as a digital copier,control...
US-5,532,463 Process for making secure the writing of sensitive data into the EEPROM data storage memory of a memory card...
Process and memory card (1) for making secure the writing of sensitive data into the EEPROM data storage memory (2) of the card, consisting, during each write,...
US-5,531,727 Fluid absorbing article utilizing a flow control cover sheet
A nonwoven fabric having flow control properties suitable for use in a fluid absorbing article such as a diaper, incontinence pad, or the like; and a process for...
US-5,530,887 Methods and apparatus for providing automatic hardware device identification in computer systems that include...
Data processing apparatus performs automatic hardware device identification and system setup in computer systems that have a Programmable Option Select (POS)...
US-5,530,858 Method and apparatus for background processing for PCMCIA card services
Background processing for PCMCIA card service functions for registered Card Services clients includes a Card Services Background Processing Application and a...
US-5,530,827 Data management system for programming-limited type semiconductor memory and IC memory card employing data...
In a data management system for a programming-limited type semiconductor memory which is programmable a limited number of times and which includes a plurality of...
US-5,530,773 Optical character recognition and item matching assisted by progressively decreasing match criteria
An assisted character recognition process is described which utilizes the relative position of an amount from a negotiable instrument, such as a check or credit...
US-5,530,235 Interactive contents revealing storage device
A Document Card (DocuCard) for storing documents and which is content revealing. The DocuCard is a transportable unit having a nonvolatile storage means for...
US-5,526,417 Automatic call distributor with automated postconversation message system
An automatic call distributor (20) having a multiport switch (22) controlled by a central processing unit (26) in conjunction with a main memory (24) for...
US-5,526,229 Temperature control for add-on electronic devices
An add-on control circuit device for insertion into electronic apparatus such as a laser printer having a first microprocessor with an address line connected to...
US-5,526,226 Information processing apparatus and device accommodated therein with a mechanism for locking a cover
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a hard disk drive which is adapted to be accommodated within a main body of the information...
US-5,525,400 Information carrier and process for the production thereof
There are disclosed laminated structures which are bonded with a UV-/VIS-curable composition and which consist of a main foil A) which is substantially...
US-5,524,110 Conferencing over multiple transports
A computer-based conferencing system capable of selectively conferencing with a remote node over two or more different transports. A host processor controls the...
US-5,523,739 Metal detector for control of access combined in an integrated form with a transponder detector
Metal mass detector (M.D.) operates on "foi" audio frequency transmissions provided in reception, with auxiliary circuitry for the processing of coded...
US-5,522,956 Card-carrying sheets, process of making and method of using the same
A card-carrying sheet having a removable card incorporated therein and having a substantially uniform thickness. The card-carrying sheet includes a carrier sheet...
US-5,522,049 Semiconductor disk device with attachable integrated circuit cards
A semiconductor disk device that is capable of processing hardware interface utilizing the basic input/output systems of various and different standard operating...
US-5,521,913 Distributed processing ethernet switch with adaptive cut-through switching
A packet switching system includes at least two network cards each receiving data packets via a plurality of associated ports, a system card, and an interconnect...
US-5,521,363 System and method for tracking memory card transactions
There is disclosed a system and method of allowing a memory card user to keep track of all pertaining to the account identified by the memory card electronically...
US-5,520,041 Humidity-indicating medical sample system and method
A medical specimen collection system includes a blood specimen collection subsystem including a blood specimen card. The blood specimen card comprises a...
US-5,519,925 Denim fabric made from denim waste
Denim fabric suitable for use as apparel is made from about 40-100% fibers produced from denim waste (pre-consumer and/or post-consumer). The denim waste is...
US-5,519,583 Integrated common mode current decoupler for I/O cables
An integrated decoupler for returning common mode current to a source located in a card cage, which in turn is located in a data processing equipment cabinet....
US-5,517,646 Expansion device configuration system having two configuration modes which uses automatic expansion...
A circuit for configuring a Plug and Play expansion card in one of three ways. The first is the standard Plug and Play configuration method, wherein expansion...
US-5,517,556 Call processing system with facsimile processing
An improved telephone call processing apparatus for processing facsimile messages. The facsimile processing apparatus comprises a message control system...
US-5,517,241 EEPROM memory card for an electronic still camera
An electronic still camera using a memory card as a picture recording medium, and a memory card applicable thereto and implemented by an EEPROM (Electrically...
US-5,517,185 Building communication and control system
An integrated building control system which includes a digital, time-multiplexed, multi-channel voice/data bus for conducting voice and data, a local operating...
US-5,515,137 Patient information apparatus
The present invention relates to an electronic assembly, apparatus and process for scanning input information from patient information cards, processing the...
US-5,514,785 Solid supports for nucleic acid hybridization assays
Compositions and methods for covalently immobilizing an oligonucleotide onto a polymer-coated bead or similar structure are described. Specifically, the...
US-5,513,102 Data processing methods of implementing an award to an authorized user of a credit card
Data processing methods for enhancing the value of a substantially conventional credit card so as to enhance a user's perception of the desireability of holding...
US-5,511,114 Telephone pre-paid calling card system and method
A pre-paid calling card system enables customers to access a telephone network and obtain long distance telephone service. The system includes four main...
US-5,511,000 Electronic solid-state record/playback device and system
An improved electronic solid-state record/playback device (SSRPD) and electronic system may be used to record and playback information such as audio, video,...
US-5,509,773 Machine and process for recovering pharmaceutical product
An apparatus for recovering pharmaceutical product from blister packs and a method for doing same is provided. Pharmaceutical product blister pack cards, which...
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