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US-5,278,689 Gigabit per-second optical packet switching with electronic control
Currently, with optical time division multiplexing, a switching node is operated at the peak transmission rate. For example, if the data transmission rate is 10...
US-5,276,312 Wagering system using smartcards for transfer of agent terminal data
A wagering system for random drawing lotteries has a central data processor managing acceptance of player entries and payout authorization. Remote agent...
US-5,274,913 Method of fabricating a reworkable module
Disclosed is a reworkable circuit .package formed by controlled collapse chip connection ("C4") bonding of integrated circuit chips to circuit cards and boards,...
US-5,274,838 Fail-soft architecture for public trunking system
A site architecture for a trunked radio frequency communications system provides better fault tolerance capabilities than are available from architectures...
US-5,274,648 Memory card resident diagnostic testing
A data processing network includes multiple processing devices, multiple memory cards of main storage, and a main storage interface shared by the processors and...
US-5,274,567 Table top image based document processing machine and methods of processing documents
A table top image based document processing machine and methods of using it. The machine is used in conjunction with a host computer like a PC. The machine...
US-5,274,221 Non-contact integrated circuit card
A non-contact integrated card includes a data transmitting and receiving circuit, a data processing unit connected with the data transmitting and receiving...
US-5,271,152 Process for making a computer tower chassis using modules
A computer tower chassis (10) has a base system unit (20) and a main circuit board subassembly (30). The base system unit (20) includes base system frame (200)...
US-5,270,945 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-5,270,943 Fuel pump control card
The present invention relates to a fuel pump control system for controlling fuel dispensers through a PC-based POS terminal. The system includes a printed...
US-5,267,228 Substrates for optical cards, process for preparing substrates for optical cards, optical cards and apparatus...
A substrate for an optical card having tracking grooves in a stripe form formed on the surface of an extrusion-molded thermoplastic resin sheet is characterized...
US-5,267,149 System and method for registering passwords
A system and method for registering a password includes a data center that processes and stores transaction data, and a teller window transaction device...
US-5,266,785 Storage medium processing system
A storage medium processing system includes a radio card, having a data storing function, for reading/writing data by a radio system, a read antenna for...
US-5,266,781 Modular card processing system
Standardized card processing modules are mechanically and electrically interconnected to form an application specific card personalization machine. A controller...
US-5,265,161 Process and device for activating a chip card
A system for activating an apparatus upon the insertion of a chip card into the apparatus by an authorized user includes a first control unit arranged on the...
US-5,264,958 Universal communications interface adaptable for a plurality of interface standards
The interface subsystem comprises a universal interface card or unit for use with any of a plurality of electrical interface standards, for example, EIA-232-D,...
US-5,264,687 Optical card processing apparatus
There is provided an optical card processing apparatus comprising: a card holder which is supported to a guiding mechanism so as to be reciprocated and is formed...
US-5,262,939 System for processing parcel shipping
A system for processing parcel shipping comprises a set of "file memories" (2) containing firstly the identities of carriers, of senders, of the services offered...
US-5,260,778 Apparatus for selective distribution of messages over a communications network
Specific text and/or graphic messages for individual subscribers or groups of subscribers are distributed on a communications network such as a cable television...
US-5,259,025 Method of verifying fake-proof video identification data
A fake-proof card verification system allows for the reading of data from an EEPROM memory device. A photographic-type image is stored in the memory device. The...
US-5,257,982 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-5,257,350 Computer with self configuring video circuitry
A computer having a video circuit which is configured by a monitor identification signal is described. The self-configuring circuit permits connection to a...
US-5,257,164 Counter-top touch-screen interface terminal chassis having a plurality of positions
A chassis for a counter-top touch-screen interface terminal associated with a central processing unit has a lower housing and an upper housing. The upper housing...
US-5,256,863 In-store universal control system
The present invention relates to a system for automating data acquisition and processing at a checkstand point-of-sale in a retail outlet. Preferred embodiments...
US-5,255,264 Distributed control switching network for multi-line telephone communications
A communication switching system with distributed control processing is provided. The system includes a digital switching network having a modular array of...
US-5,255,182 Payment card point-of-sale service quality monitoring system, apparatus, and method
A system for determining the cause of lost, delayed or erroneous responses in a network for authorizing payment card transactions from the point of view of the...
US-5,255,074 Concentration measuring apparatus and calibration method
A concentration measuring apparatus is provided having a fluid sensing means, an optic transmission means, a signal processing means, and an interface means. The...
US-5,253,392 System and method for producing a bleached cotton, nonwoven web
A continuous textile processing system and method are disclosed for producing a nonwoven web containing bleached cotton fibers in a single line system which...
US-5,250,908 Portable apparatus for testing multi-wire harnesses and electrical assemblies to identify wiring errors
A device for testing multi-wire harnesses, printed wiring board assemblies and card cages for wiring faults. The device comprises power and logic circuits in a...
US-5,250,600 Low temperature flexible die attach adhesive and articles using same
Described is a flexible adhesive formulation for bonding a semiconductor device to a flexible substrate and a flexible card containing a semiconductor device...
US-5,249,809 Method of playing a wagering game
A method of playing a wagering game where players successively become the "player-bank," i.e., wager against each of the other game players, is disclosed. The...
US-5,249,164 Digital color TV for personal computers
On a single plug-in card of standard dimensions for insertion in a desk model computer are mounted all the necessary components to provide display on a portion...
US-5,247,578 Process for exchange of rights between microprocessor cards
A process for exchange of rights between microprocessor cards, wherein multiple keys (K1, K2, . . . ) and varied keys (Ka5, Kb3) are used. A card to be debited...
US-5,247,164 IC card and portable terminal
An IC card which operates at either one of an operation mode and a power save mode, the processing in the operation mode being carried out in accordance with a...
US-5,247,163 IC card having a monitor timer and a reset signal discrimination circuit
An IC card includes a CPU for processing data, a data receiving circuit for receiving data and inputting the data to the CPU, a data transmitting circuit for...
US-5,245,680 Grin lens optical backplane with dual transmitter-receiver repeaters
Dual transmitter-receiver repeaters are provided on a GRIN rod lens optical bus to boost the optical signals that are transmitted on the bus. Only one of the...
US-5,245,429 Selective data broadcasting receiver adapter apparatus and method for personal computers
The present invention relates to a microcontroller based adapter card that interfaces a Micro Channel bus architecture to allow a personal computer implementing...
US-5,245,163 Queue monitoring and/or control system
A queue monitoring and/or control system for monitoring and/or controlling a queue of persons waiting for service by a plurality of clerks. A card dispenser...
US-5,243,655 System for encoding and decoding data in machine readable graphic form
A system for representing and recognizing data in machine readable graphic image form in which data to be encoded is entered into the system and a processor...
US-5,243,446 Adaptive clumped dithering with clump plane separation
A method is provided for data compression and image enhancement in a digital facsimile document transmission system. The method permits images containing gray...
US-5,243,176 IC card reader
A card reader has a guide channel followed by a connector and it includes a cradle pivoting about a stationary axis, a roller whose axis is parallel to the...
US-5,243,175 Method and apparatus for determining the validity of data in an integrated circuit card
An improved IC card to be inserted in a data processing unit, for communicating data therewith includes: a memory for storing data having a validity term to be...
US-5,243,174 Method and apparatus for generating gift certificates
An electronic gift certificate dispenser device for printing and dispensing a gift certificate purchased by a credit card. A consumer approaches the device and...
US-5,241,726 Process and device for opening and cleaning fibrous material in an opener
For improving the cleaning effect of a fibrous material in an opener (1) comprising a rotatable opener roller (2) and blades (3,4) and carding plates (5)...
US-5,241,662 Integrated circuit card member for use in data processing device
A plug-in data cartridge for a printer or a similar device. The cartridge contains an addressable memory and an address generator. In response to a designation...
US-5,241,647 Method of establishing a clock in the I/O card of a personal computer
A method of establishing a clock for the UART circuit provided in a standard I/O card or a combined graphic and I/O card is disclosed. The essential step of the...
US-5,241,161 Smart card integrated in a wristwatch and having logic unit controlling the automatic identification process...
A smart card includes a control and logic unit which recognizes an interrogational signal sent to the card and automatically responds by sending an...
US-5,240,456 Set of forms with OMR card for delivering package
A set of forms having an OMR card for delivering packages is provided. Substantially all or part of information indicated on these forms can be input into a...
US-5,237,690 System for testing adaptor card upon power up and having disablement, enablement, and reconfiguration options
A data processing system such as a personal computer includes a plurality of expansion connectors for receiving adapter cards. A non-volatile memory stores...
US-5,237,164 Card having retroreflective bar codes and a magnetic stripe
A card having retroreflective bar codes is comprised of a card substrate on which there are provided a first information recording portion formed of a ...
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