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US-5,475,919 PCMCIA card manufacturing process
A PCMCIA card manufacturing process is disclosed, including the steps of (1) providing a top cover and a bottom cover made of a metal, preferably stainless...
US-5,475,846 Apparatus for processing PCMCIA interrupt requests
An apparatus to permit the sharing of interrupts between resident devices and removable PCMCIA peripherals overcomes a deficiency in the PCMCIA standards. By...
US-5,475,757 Secure data transmission method
A method of secure data transmission commences at a sending or originating terminal by processing a sender challenge on an originating subscriber card with a...
US-5,475,665 Optical information writing and reading apparatus having two light sources
An apparatus for writing and reading information on and from an optical card by projecting a writing light beam and at least two reading light beams onto the...
US-5,475,585 Transactional processing system
A transactional processing system is used in conjunction with a transmitting source. The system allows for real-time authorization of payments for a plurality of...
US-5,475,378 Electronic access control mail box system
An electronic access control mailbox system comprises a plurality of mail box stations. Each station consists of a locker of mail box compartments each having a...
US-5,474,454 Own ship sensor system simulator
A system for simulating own ship sensor outputs for submarine trainers is ovided. The system comprises of five personal computer systems operating together....
US-5,473,505 IC card data processing device which can be integrally housed within a computer
An IC card data processing device, insertable into a standard memory expansion card slot of a computer, includes an outer main frame and an inner main frame to...
US-5,471,925 Apparatus and method for changing the text portion of logos for postage meters
An apparatus for changing the text portion of logos for postage meters includes a printer module for a fully electronically produced postage meter imprint having...
US-5,471,720 Use of at least forty percent recycled 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-5,471,400 Method for detecting and specifying compressor cylinder leaks
A computer-based system and method detects and specifies valve and ring leaks in reciprocating compressors of the type used in natural gas transmission networks....
US-5,471,045 Smart card locking process
A 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, the smart card...
US-5,470,428 Flow-through linear transfer system for making credit cards and the like, from synthetic resinous sheets
A simple combination of conventional operations uses a twin press configuration of tandem stationary, vertically acting heating and cooling platen presses in...
US-5,470,392 Semiconductor device processing method
A semiconductor processing method includes the steps of carrying a case containing semiconductor wafers and to which an ID card is attached into semiconductor...
US-5,470,242 Dual readout socket connector
A card edge socket connector (1) includes an insulative elongated housing (10) having a plurality of contact slots (14) side by side vertically extending...
US-5,469,434 Distributed frame processing for time division multiplexing
A time division multiplexer (TDM) is provided for multiplexing data from a plurality of channels. The TDM system generally comprises a high speed time division...
US-5,469,223 Shared line buffer architecture for a video processing circuit
A single line buffer in a motion video card is used for both vertical reduction of the pixel image before storage in a video memory buffer and vertical expansion...
US-5,468,944 High-speed optical recording and playback apparatus capable of recording and retrieving digital data from an...
Apparatus consisting of a flat, two-dimensional array of laser/photo diodes; an optical storage card positioned below the array; and a mechanism to move the card...
US-5,467,997 Method of using informational playing cards
A deck of informational playing cards is disclosed, each card having a front surface with a primary printed indicia of a unique member of a class of items. The...
US-5,466,919 Credit/charge card system enabling purchasers to contribute to selected charities
A method which enables a credit cardholder to make a donation to a cardholder-selected charity any time he makes a purchase using the credit card. The method...
US-5,466,324 Apparatus and process for separation of laminae
An apparatus for separating a first flexible lamina of predetermined thickness from a second lamina to which the first lamina is adhered along an edge (e.g., a...
US-5,466,166 Ejection mechanism
A housing and ejection mechanism for PCMCIA electronic "smart cards" is disclosed. The ejection mechanism comprises a pair of cooperating lever arms and springs....
US-5,465,333 Apparatus for programming the speed at which an expansion card generates ready signals to insure compatibility...
An apparatus is disclosed for processing information including a bus, a controller circuit, the controller circuit being configured to control transfer of...
US-5,465,256 Telephone cross connect status signal pre-processor
A signalling pre-processor for receiving signalling from a line card of a telephone line. The pre-processor converting analog signalling into digital form and...
US-5,465,082 Apparatus for automating routine communication in a facility
A distributed data processing network includes multiple memory card databases at terminal nodes of the network. The network is programmed to automatically...
US-5,463,921 Method and apparatus for automated handling of cut material
Method and apparatus for nondestructively removing a cut segment of predetermined shape from a limp material sheet workpiece and transporting the cut workpiece...
US-5,463,419 Image signal processing device for thinning images
In an image processing device, an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) transforms an image generated by an imaging device and having a high pixel density to a...
US-5,463,210 IC card reader
An IC card loading detecting apparatus utilizing an input/output terminal portion of an IC card which houses therein a central processing unit (CPU) has a ground...
US-5,461,675 Apparatus and method for access control
In a system for controlling access to signals such as pay-TV signals, the signals include data packets that are received and by a decoder and forwarded to a...
US-5,460,787 Apparatus and method for providing a scent
An apparatus and method for providing a scent to a compartment comprising a reusable holder having a connecting means and a scented card insertable into the...
US-5,457,801 Power saving system
In a personal computer having a logic circuit constituted by low-power consumption elements such as CMOS elements, a power saving system includes a register in...
US-5,457,782 Digital signal processing circuit board having use for voice processing system
A digital voice processing circuit board having use in a voice processing system wherein voice processing functions are run in software. This application of...
US-5,457,306 Gaming machine system operable with general purpose charge cards
In a casino, a player feeds a general purpose charge card such as a VISA, MasterCard or AMERICAN EXPRESS card to a reader at a slot machine or other gaming...
US-5,457,305 Distributed on-line money access card transaction processing system
A distributed on-line transaction processing system (10) that functions with to any existing credit card and debit bank card processing center (18). The system...
US-5,455,572 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)...
US-5,454,142 Nonwoven fabric having elastometric and foam-like compressibility and resilience and process therefor
A needlepunch fabric of staple polyester fibers is disclosed that is elastomeric and has foam-like compressibility and resilience. The polyester staple is formed...
US-5,453,979 Method and apparatus for generating route information for asynchronous transfer mode cell processing
An apparatus for generating route information for asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) cell processing includes a route agent (64) that transmits a route request...
US-5,453,813 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-5,452,431 Microcircuit for a chip card comprising a protected programmable memory
A microcircuit for a multi-application chip card, comprising notably a read-only memory (12), a programmable memory (13), and an addressing control circuit (14)...
US-5,452,429 Error correction code on add-on cards for writing portions of data words
The present invention provides a computer system and method of using the same. Add-on memory cards for the system are provided which cards have error correction...
US-5,452,345 Metering signal level control circuit
An apparatus for controlling the magnitude of a metering signal used in a communication system includes a high pass filter and a threshold detector. The...
US-5,452,234 Process environment monitoring system
A process environment monitoring system collects and tests air samples from a number of different sample locations. Each sample is drawn into a sample test...
US-5,452,180 Docking apparatus for a portable data processing unit including an arcuate support member with a card extension...
An apparatus for docking a portable data processing unit is provided in which a cylindrically shaped, pivotal support member is attached to a base member for...
US-5,451,758 Automatic non-computer network no-stop collection of expressway tolls by magnetic cards and method
An automatic system and method using prepaid cards for collection of the expressway tolls while the vehicle is moving at a normal driving speed where a...
US-5,451,756 Process and equipment for counterfeit-proof operation of gambling machines with chip cards
A process and equipment for safeguarding the operation of gambling machines with electronic cards in a manner that protects against counterfeiting and fraud. The...
US-5,451,037 Modular card processing system
An inserter module for attaching processed cards to associated card carrier forms having cardholder information printed thereon is provided. The inserter module...
US-5,450,365 Memory card control device
In a memory card control device for interfacing an electronic still camera or similar electronic equipment and a memory card removably mounted on the equipment,...
US-5,450,051 Electronic transit fare card system
A card system and method for accessing a public transit system that employs a card pre-encoded with trip data permitting a set number of trips on the transit...
US-5,446,882 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-5,444,850 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 and other workstations or workstations and servers on local area networks....
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