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Credential manufacturing device substrate shuttle
One embodiment of a credential manufacturing device comprises a first hopper, a first processing path, a first processing device, a substrate shuttle and a...
A payment interface apparatus, system and method is disclosed. In particular, a payment interface apparatus for use in vending machines, gaming machines, or...
Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording
The present invention relates to a process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording characterized in that it comprises: a step consisting of...
Method and apparatus for hitless failover in networking systems using
A device includes a master control card that performs control plane processing, a backup control card, where the backup control card takes over control plane...
IC card, portable electronic device, IC card issuing apparatus, and
command execution method
According to one embodiment, an IC card includes a storage unit, a receiving unit, and an executing unit. The storage unit is configured to store a file, store...
IC card and IC card system having suspend/resume functions
An IC card and an IC card system are disclosed in which command processing performance is improved by storing current state data related to a first command upon...
IC chip and information processing terminal
When an IC card is passed over an external card reading and writing apparatus, the IC card starts communication with the card reading and writing apparatus via...
Encryption of large amounts of data using secure encryption methods
Information is encrypted using randomly generated information, a multiple step process, and additional secured logic. Upon receiving a credit card authorization...
Modified Ethernet preamble for inter line card communications in a modular
A method of providing information regarding an Ethernet frame, within the Ethernet preamble of the Ethernet frame, comprises inserting into the Ethernet...
Card information protection device and finance service equipment having
A card information protection device and a finance service equipment having the same are provided. The card information protection device is arranged between a...
System and method for chip-enabled card transaction processing and alert
A system, method and computer program product is capable of proactive assessment of transactions and communication of alerts based on pre-set rules to increase...
Automated submission of prepaid programs
A payment system includes transaction handler that processes transactions, each characterized by a consumer and a merchant engaging in a sales transaction...
Systems and methods for secure debit payment
A method for generating a personal identification number (PIN) debit child product for use in performing a debit payment transaction with a merchant entity. A...
Protocol processing method and apparatus for multi-SIM terminal
A protocol processing method and apparatus are disclosed for a multi-SIM terminal holding multiple subscriber identification cards. The method includes:...
Subscriber identity module activation during active data call
Methods and systems are disclosed that provide refresh procedure to ensure successful subscriber identity module activation during active data and voice calls....
Circuit card and cage arrangement with improved cooling
A circuit card for a data processing system includes a printed circuit board (PCB) and a carrier. The PCB includes opposing sides parallel to a mounting...
Method and apparatus for processing a display driver in virture desktop
A computing machine includes a virtual machine monitor and a display adapter. The virtual machine monitor receives a graphics device interface (GDI) instruction...
Weighted transaction card
Weighted transaction cards and methods of manufacturing the same. The weighted transaction cards may include a tungsten member that comprises at least a portion...
Method and system for assessing merchant risk during payment transaction
Systems and methods for assessing transaction risk. A consumer tenders a transaction card to a merchant to purchase a good or service. A payment device of the...
Optronic infrared system with predictive maintenance in terms of the
number of cycles before breakdown
The invention relates to an optronics system equipped with: a detector cooler having a cooling machine, a cryostat, an IR detector placed in the cryostat, and a...
Secure and efficient offloading of network policies to network interface
Techniques for efficient and secure implementation of network policies in a network interface controller (NIC) in a host computing device operating a...
Multi-processor architecture using multiple switch fabrics implementing
point-to-point serial links and method...
A multi-processor architecture for a network device that includes a plurality of barrel cards, each including: a plurality of processors, a PCIe switch coupled...
Intelligent network interface system and method for protocol processing
A system for protocol processing in a computer network has an intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) associated with...
Mobile barcode scanner gun system with mobile tablet device having a
mobile POS and enterprise resource...
A mobile scanner gun system efficiently and reliably processes a retail store purchase and/or performs daily store inventory management functions. The system...
Vectored DSL crosstalk cancellation
A vector DSL system includes a plurality of modems, which may be multi-port devices. Unprocessed user data is extracted from the modems and passed through a...
Method and system for teaching and practicing articulation of targeted
A method and system for teaching and practicing articulation of targeted phonemes for use in the treatment of various speech sound disorders including problems...
Card reader and processing method thereof
A card reader for use with a card having a magnetic stripe may include a card path through which the card having the magnetic stripe is transferred, a magnetic...
System and method for secure card with on-board verification
Systems and methods for secure cards with on-board verification are disclosed. In one embodiment, a transaction device associated with at least one transaction...
User-portable device and method of use in a user-centric identity
A user-portable computing device configured as a smart card enables a user to carry identification information and to generate security tokens for use in...
Distributed connectivity verification protocol redundancy
In one embodiment, a connectivity verification protocol (CVP) session for a particular virtual interface (VI) may operate on a particular group of two or more...
Hardware acceleration for remote desktop protocol
A method for offloading remote terminal services processing tasks to a peripheral device that would otherwise be performed in a computer system's processor and...
System and method of providing telecommunications special services to a
A system and method for providing telecommunications special services to customers of a communications service provider includes receiving first communications...
Information processing apparatus to flip image and display additional
information, and associated methodology
A touch screen includes a display unit and an operation input receiving unit that receives a touch. A display control unit allows a state of display on the...
Event logging mechanism for a program executing on a graphics card
A method for logging events in a graphics program executable on a GPU is implemented in a computing device and includes receiving the graphics program via the...
Graphical user interface for monitoring and controlling use of medical
A device for treating a tissue region is supplied with a separate usage key card. The usage key card comprises a storage medium, which is formatted to contain...
Chip card, and method for the software-based modification of a chip card
The invention relates to a chip card, particularly a smart card, having an operating system which is implemented on the chip card and which controls the...
Methods and systems for managing transaction card accounts enabled for use
with particular categories of...
A computer-implemented method and system for managing transaction card accounts involves enabling a transaction card account by a card issuer for use with...
Card-shaped medium processing device and control method for card-shaped
medium processing device
A card-shaped medium processing device may include an insertion port to which a card-shaped medium is inserted, a medium feeder capable of abutting with a...
Managing access to a document-processing device using an identification
A method and apparatus for accessing a document-processing device is provided. A request to access the document-processing device is received by the...
Device with a communication module that performs wireless communication
using unique information, method for...
An information processing device includes: a communication module that performs wireless communication with another device using unique information included in...
Authentication apparatus, authentication system, authentication method,
and recording medium having...
Print data including a provisional registration command is received. When the print data including the provisional registration command is received, an...
Automatically testing compatibility between a graphics card and a graphics
A network server includes a processor, a network, and a computer-readable medium that stores content data for use on a client device having a graphics card with...
Declarative interface for developing test cases for graphics programs
A declarative user interface for testing graphics programs is associated with an API that, when used in a program executable on a general-purpose processor,...
Automatically testing a program executable on a graphics card
A graphics program executable on a graphics card is automatically tested. The graphics program is received at a computing device, and a test graphics program is...
Method and system for managing business relationships via business cards
Techniques for capturing images of business cards, uploading the images to a designated computing device for processing and recognition are disclosed. In one...
Mobile device financial transactions
A method and system for performing financial transactions. The method includes receiving by a mobile device, credit/debit card data belonging to a user of the...
Blank smart card device issuance system
A smart card issuance system and method are disclosed. In a first aspect a method and system for issuing a smart card device (SC) is disclosed. The method and...
Apparatus for transferring licensed digital content between users
Techniques are described for reselling digital data content, such as books, other types of documents, music, video, software and games. Such data are stored in...
Prescription medication monitoring system
A prescription medication monitoring system includes a card having a microprocessor and an RFID chip embedded therein. The chip and microprocessor are...
Secure content distribution with distributed hardware
This document describes tools capable of securely distributing entertainment content among and using distributed hardware. These tools may do so robustly by...