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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....
US-5,444,225 System and process for reading hologram code, hologram and card containing hologram
A hologram code reading system wherein the reconstruction light of a light source illuminates the recorded area of a hologram that contains codified data...
US-5,439,709 Fatty acid methyl esters in lubricants for card spinning
The invention relates to the use of C.sub.8-22 fatty acid methyl esters in lubricants for card spinning, to a process for lubricating textile fibers for the...
US-5,439,215 Composite, pultruded fiberglass resinous hockey stick, method and device for manufacture thereof
An automated machine and process for the production of pultruded hockey sticks and similar linear products. The machine comprises a rigid elongated frame and a...
US-5,438,563 Optical information recording/reproducing device which simultaneously reproduces information from plural tracks...
An optical information recording/reproducing device is constituted of a focus control circuit connected to a controller, a tracking control circuit, a data...
US-5,438,476 Apparatus for upgrading a personal computer
Using a relatively simple four piece conversion kit consisting of a replacement control bracket, and vertically enlarged top housing portion, drive bay and...
US-5,437,041 Device and method for exerting force on circuit mounted on board through opening of the board to facilitate the...
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-5,436,970 Method and apparatus for transaction card verification
Techniques for multiple verification of transaction cards incorporating digital image information and authorization data onto a transaction card to assist in the...
US-5,436,656 Digital electronic still-video camera and method of controlling same
An analog/digital converting circuit necessary for recording processing is also used when exposure control is performed employing digital image data. A gamma...
US-5,436,441 Noncontacting card, noncontacting-card terminal and noncontacting transmission system
A noncontacting card containing a coil circuit has at least two spiral windings connected in parallel for electromagnetically coupling the card to a terminal and...
US-5,434,917 Unforgeable identification device, identification device reader and method of identification
Memory cards are cheap and contain memory means, but can be forged and duplicated easily. Smart-cards contain also a microprocessor and can be used for...
US-5,434,792 Versatile production system
A versatile production system, to produce multiple kinds of products including small quantities of products, by supplying work order sheets to personnel in the...
US-5,434,400 Method and apparatus for decoding F2F signals read from a magnetic data carrier
A method for decoding F2F signals as well as a device for decoding F2F signals read from a magnetic data carrier is provided. The signal read from the card by a...
US-5,432,864 Identification card verification system
The present invention provides apparatus and method for verifying the identity of a person by comparing that person's face (or selected facial features) with an...
US-5,432,851 Personal computer access control system
An access control system which uses a password token scheme for controlling user access to data within computer systems. The key component in the access control...
US-5,432,328 Non-contact IC card detecting power-on signal by receiving external input signal having voltage magnitude...
A microcomputer includes a CPU for processing data, a memory for storing a program for operating the CPU, an input circuit for detecting an input signal...
US-5,431,407 Method of playing a casino card game
A casino card game is disclosing which uses a deck of cards having series of individual cards which can be arranged into an ordered card sequence such as a poker...
US-5,429,602 Programmable portable infusion pump system
A portable and programmable infusion pump system is disclosed for injecting one or more medicinal substances into an individual under the control of the...
US-5,426,281 Transaction protection system
A transaction protection system is provided that permits non-related third parties to offer an impartial, readily accessible standardized service that will...
US-5,425,158 Method for producing a bleached cotton, nonwoven web
A continuous textile processing system and method are disclosed for producing a non-woven web containing bleached cotton fibers in a single line system which...
US-5,422,719 Multi-wave-length spectrofluorometer
A multi-wavelength spectrofluorometer suitable for operation in laboratory, process control environments and in the field. The unit includes a multi-source flash...
US-5,422,473 Vehicle security system and automatic roadway toll charging system
An IC card adaptor having a wireless communication function and/or an optical communication function enabling a contact-type IC card to be used as an IC card of...
US-5,422,468 Deposit authorization system
This invention relates to an enhanced transaction approval system for processing transactions in which a deposit is tendered for the purchase of goods and...
US-5,422,078 Apparatus 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-5,418,962 Video display adapter control system
A video display adapter control system is provided for utilization in a data processing system which includes a processor, data storage, a video display device...
US-5,418,689 Printed circuit board or card for direct chip attachment and fabrication thereof
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-5,416,610 Integral computer scanning system
A photovoltaic film provided with a computer allows the computer to be used as a scanner as well as a conventional computer. In a preferred embodiment the...
US-5,416,590 Apparatus and process for measuring gap and mismatch
A hand-held apparatus and process for measuring the gap and mismatch of two adjacent surfaces. The apparatus includes two strobe lights positioned within a...
US-5,414,835 IC card processing system capable of determing send timing between an IC card and an accepting device
According to a portable electronic apparatus processing system of this invention, an IC card sends, to an IC card reader/writer, first timer data included in an...
US-5,414,464 Image sensor and electronic still camera with an addressable image pickup section and an analog product sum...
An electronic still camera wherein an image compression circuit can be simplified includes a lens system, a shutter, an image sensor and a processing circuit. A...
US-5,412,798 System for enabling access to device driver residing in resource memory corresponding to coupled resource by...
Device drivers for removable system resources are configured dynamically in a computer system having a processor, a system memory and an interface for receiving...
US-5,412,564 System and method for diet control
A system and a method for recording and monitoring of dietary consumption by a consumer is disclosed. The system consists of a computer for storing and...
US-5,410,714 Integrated-circuit card equipped with a single chip data processor automatically entering low-power consumption...
A semiconductor integrated-circuit card including a microprocessor having an active mode of operation capable of processing data and a low power consumption mode...
US-5,410,707 Bootstrap loading from external memory including disabling a reset from a keyboard controller while an...
A computer system bootstrap loads a processor and associated memory from an external memory device instead of being bootstrap loaded from on-board read only...
US-5,410,642 ID card issuing system
A plurality of different kinds of information, for example, full-color photographic image information and attribute information such as a name, date of birth,...
US-5,408,633 Data processing system and method for transfer and merging data in memory cards
Computer-based application systems encounter a case in which data must not exist in a plurality of storage devices. This problem emerges typically in ...
US-5,408,519 Telecommunications system having a local area network with concurrently processing nodes
A telecommunications system allows multiple users to place and charge telephone calls to personal debit accounts without requiring specially designed telephones...
US-5,408,082 IC card with hierarchical file structure
An integrated circuit card includes a processing controller, a non-volatile memory having plural files in a hierarchical structure, with each file having an...
US-5,407,865 Method of manufacturing a flexible metallized polymer film cover for environmental protection of electronic...
A process of manufacturing a flexible metallized polymer film cover which provides environmental protection of electronic assemblies such as circuit card...
US-5,406,453 Computer chassis planar/riser card assembly
To improve the serviceability, manufacturability and uptime for a computer file server a specially designed planar/riser card assembly is mounted on the computer...
US-5,406,064 IC card and portable terminal
An IC card which operates at either an operation mode or a power save mode, the processing in the operation mode being carried but in accordance with a command...
US-5,404,494 System for copying device driver stub into allocated portion of system memory corresponding to receiving...
Device drivers for removable system resources are configured dynamically in a computer system which has a processor, a system memory and an interface for...
US-5,404,317 Digital measurement device
A digital measurement device including a personal computer on which a four port multiplexer is mounted to provide connections to a vernier calliper, an inside...
US-5,404,268 Interface allowing normal or inverted insertion of data communications card
An interface for providing an electrical and mechanical connection of a data processing unit to a data communications card. The connections have a plurality of...
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