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US-4,893,727 Automated retail service delivery system
An automated delivery system includes a unitary wheel assembly having a plurality of horizontally disposed tiers each supporting a plurality of radially...
US-4,893,301 Automatic call distribution (ACD) switching system having distributed processing capability
An automatic call distribution (ACD) switching system having a plurality of agent/trunk interface circuits for selectively connecting a plurality of telephone...
US-4,891,503 Distributed authorization system
A distributed authorization system and process for authorizing transactions utilizes a host computer communicating with a network of electronic terminals remote...
US-4,890,272 Apparatus for correcting photodetector signals in a system for retrieving information from an optical recording...
A system capable of retrieving, recording or erasing information from an optical recording medium such as an optical disk or card. Two or more light beams...
US-4,890,229 Electronic baseball card
A small hand-held electronic device that contains all of the normally interesting statistics for a baseball player or team. The user interface comprises a visual...
US-4,885,788 IC card
An IC card having an authentication code which is compared with an authentication code obtained by processing data recorded on the IC card, and permitting the IC...
US-4,884,092 Photographic camera
A photographic camera system, which includes an IC card including a readable-writable semiconductor memory, a circuit for communicating with a peripheral to...
US-4,883,948 Credit card storage system
A credit card operable storage system is provided. A plurality of credit card accessed and computer operated safes are communicatively linked to a respective...
US-4,883,707 High loft nonwoven fabric
Disclosed are high loft nonwoven fabric composites, suitable for use as coverstock in absorbent personal care articles, that are composed of at least two carded...
US-4,881,560 Dispenser for dental floss
A flat, dental floss dispenser in a credit card format having a flat coil of floss in a well within the dispenser. A cutting blade is formed as a tab projecting...
US-4,881,217 Method of making optically recorded information medium by exposure to ultraviolet light
The present invention relates to a method of making an optically recorded information medium which permits the reduction of the number of the processing steps...
US-4,880,237 Tokenless slot machine system
A slot machine requiring no game media at all and comprising a game data processing unit which is provided with an input unit for specific data, a storage unit,...
US-4,879,738 Digital telephony card for use in an operator system
A device for establishing a desired operator audio level in an operator position means, is disclosed, comprising a processor means for processing digital signals...
US-4,879,645 Data processing device with high security of stored programs
An IC card comprises CPU, PROM for storing programs, and RAM for storing the results of arithmetic operations. PROM stores a table on which the names of specific...
US-4,879,153 Integrated circuit card
An IC card has a laminated card body in which an IC module is housed. The card body is formed by lamination of a plurality of sheets, at least the sheet which...
US-4,877,947 Transaction processing system
A transaction processing system using a prepaid microchip card includes a customer's microchip card reader/writer for communicating with a customer's microchip...
US-4,877,945 IC card having a function to exclude erroneous recording
An IC card system comprises an IC card, each card including a microprocessor, a communication interface, a power supply interface, and memories such as RAM, ROM...
US-4,877,713 Preformatted optical recording card and method of producing the same
An improved art of producing an optical recording medium by utilizing a photo-etching technique is disclosed. Pits pattern of address for guide groove and sector...
US-4,876,769 Regulation of processing stages of a fiber processing installation
The fiber processing installation monitors the operation of a discontinuously operating stop/go stage to obtain an actual value signal corresponding to the ratio...
US-4,876,725 Method and apparatus for fingerprint verification
The invention relates to an optical processing fingerprint verification device. A light source illuminates a prism upon which the user has placed two fingers to...
US-4,874,932 Card authorization terminal
In a card authorization terminal for effecting card authorization processing for a large transaction amount of money with communications with a host computer but...
US-4,873,623 Process control interface with simultaneously displayed three level dynamic menu
A system and method for computer control of machine processes. The operator of the system selects and specifies process control parameters through the use of a...
US-4,871,963 Method and apparatus for testing EPROM type semiconductor devices during burn-in
An apparatus and a relative method which permit carrying out a complete cycle of functional tests and parametric measurements on EPROM type semiconductor devices...
US-4,870,704 Multicomputer digital processing system
A multiple computer digital processing system including several Local Buses positioned orthogonally to a Common Bus. Each Local Bus is connected to the Common...
US-4,870,604 Portable data processing device
Portable data processing device cooperating with an IC card and having a casing body housing a contact head to be connected with the integrated circuit (IC) card...
US-4,870,590 Manufacturing line control system
A manufacturing line control system wherein the hardware region of a main memory is divided on basis of different pieces of information to be stored, the main...
US-4,870,259 Transaction approval system
An improved system is disclosed for detecting invalid transaction cards at remote transaction terminals. The system includes providing each terminal with a...
US-4,869,184 Embroidering machine having an attachable memory card
An embroidering machine includes RAM which stores temporally the embroidering data read out from a memory card; a device which detects attaching or detaching of...
US-4,868,914 Method for clearing unlocking key codes in an electronic locking device
A method for clearing unlocking key codes in an electronic locking device in which the unlocking circuit is arranged to be actuated when the code of a magnetic...
US-4,868,373 Memory card comprising an optical memory disc and microelectronic memory component, and apparatus for...
Apparatus for transferring data and other information between a data processing unit and a rectangular memory card which includes an optically readable data...
US-4,866,507 Module for packaging semiconductor integrated circuit chips on a base substrate
An integrated circuit chip packaging structure, preferably having a semiconductor base substrate, i.e., silicon or gallium arsenide, alternating insulation and...
US-4,864,693 Flow-through fiber preparation feed system and method
A textile fiber preparation feed system and method are disclosed in which processed textile fibers from a blender (A) are delivered to a flow-through textile...
US-4,864,113 Information memory system for reading information from a moving recording medium
An information memory system suitable for a recording medium such as an optical card which reciprocates. This memory system includes: a reading apparatus for...
US-4,864,110 Electronic payment process using a smart card
The storage cells are grouped into elements grouping at least two cells, each element being locatable by an address and having a parity. The balance of the card...
US-4,860,278 Optical recording carrier, and recording-reading apparatus, and recording-reading process, employing the same
An optical recording carrier for recording and/or reading information by irradiation with light comprises a conductive material layer capable of being...
US-4,860,275 Optical recording card and method of reading the same
The invention relates to a scheme for correctly reading data pits with a reader even if an optical recording card is fed slantwise. If the optical recording card is...
US-4,857,714 Credit card storage system
A credit card operable storage system is provided. A plurality of credit card accessed and computer operated safes are communicatively linked to a respective...
US-4,855,583 Structure and method of making combination proximity/insertion identification cards
An identification card contains retrievable identification data in at least two formats. One format comprises a magnetic material that stores magnetically...
US-4,855,578 Portable storage medium processing system
When fixed data common to IC cards is written in an unpersonalized IC card, a key card and a fixed data card holding fixed data common to the IC cards are used....
US-4,854,594 Method of playing a board game
A game board for two to four players which eliminates virtually all aspects of luck and requires both knowledge and skill as to the strategy of play includes a...
US-4,853,175 Power plant interactive display
An interactive display apparatus and method for a plant operating at a plurality of process parametes from which a current plant status can be calculated, and...
US-4,852,570 Comparative medical-physical analysis
A medical process and apparatus for repeatedly obtaining short term changes in the physiological functioning of an individual as an aid in diagnosing illness and...
US-4,851,650 Transaction processing apparatus having a plurality of bank account numbers
A terminal unit for transaction processing, according to the present invention, is adapted to record information for identifying a plurality of banks in a credit...
US-4,850,044 Serial optical interconnect bus for logic cards and the like
An optical serial data bus for connecting logic cards used in a data processing system. The bus uses semiconductor lasers and PIN diodes as transmitters and...
US-4,849,615 Apparatus for processing "smart" cards
Apparatus for processing smart cards, each card comprising a body, electrical contact tabs, and an integrated circuit placed in the card body and electrically...
US-4,849,044 Process for the production of a padding web having a high degree of thermal insulation usable for clothing and...
A process for the production of padding layers having a high degree of thermal insulation, and particularly suitable for use in clothing and furnishing,...
US-4,847,803 Portable electronic device with means for determining whether an externally supplied instruction is executable
A portable electronic device, such as an IC card has a control element, a data memory, and a program memory. The program memory stores various function programs,...
US-4,847,475 Read/write apparatus for magnetic card
Disclosed is a read/write apparatus for magnetic card, which includes a card conveyance passage along which a flexible magnetic card is guided. The passage has a...
US-4,845,813 Roller drafter, process of use, and products produced thereby
Disclosed is a new roller drafter for drafting and aligning fibers in a strand or strip of card web e.g. for producing filament-wrapped yarn. The improvements...
US-RE32,985 Credit transaction processing system
A credit transaction processing system processes data related to a commodity entered into by using a card (17) owned by a customer and a recording card (16)...
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