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Payment cards and devices with enhanced magnetic emulators
A payment card (e.g., credit and/or debit card) or other device (e.g., mobile telephone) is provided with a magnetic emulator operable to communicate data to a...
Electronic card having control means
The electronic card comprises at least one integrated circuit disposed on a printed circuit board, connection means to an electrical supply source connected to...
Method and system for using machine-readable codes to perform a
A system and associated processes for consolidating and replacing various forms of payment (e.g. credit cards, debit cards, and cash) with a single payment...
Data management tool
Embodiments of the disclosure set forth a computing device configured to support a data management tool. An example computing device includes a wireless...
Out of band location information retrieval
A data processing system boots at least one service processor controlling at least one PCIe card in an I/O unit. The data processing system boots a second...
Resource sharing expansion card
An expansion card is provided that allows resources allocated to the expansion card to be shared with a different card. The expansion card comprises a coupling...
Variable fractions of multiple biometrics with multi-layer authentication
of mobile transactions
Virtually fraud-proof authentication for wireless mobile financial transactions. A mobile telephone, genius card or dongle may capture multiple biometrics, such...
Contactless reader for mobile phone for online electronic transaction
The various embodiments herein provide a Mobile Phone Contactless Reader (MCR) for reading a unique mobile subscriber identification number (UMSIN) associated...
Method and apparatus for controlling ringing voltage
A method for controlling power dissipated in a subscriber line interface circuit includes measuring a power parameter of the subscriber line interface circuit...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
storage medium including display of an...
An information processing apparatus includes: display means; operation input receiving means; and display control means for making a display control of allowing...
Automated banking machine with noncontact reading of card data
An automated banking machine is part of a banking system that can operate to cause financial transfers responsive to data read from data bearing records. The...
Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital
A method is provided for controlling a mobile device capable of accessing an AP card of a DTV located in one independent space among a plurality of independent...
Charging system, charging method, recording medium, and image forming
apparatus for performing charging process...
A charging management server is informed of an ID number stored in an IC card, and a user charging table of the charging management server is read. A new user...
System for activation of multiple cards
According to one embodiment of the invention, a system is provided for activating a plurality of cards. A first card number and a total number of cards can be...
Double frequency-conversion receiving circuit and method used for
radio-frequency SIM card
A double frequency-conversion receiving circuit used for a radio-frequency SIM card, including a low-noise amplifier (01), a high-medium-frequency mixer (02), a...
Method and apparatus for ringing
A method and apparatus is provided for ring-trip detection in a line card having an analog-to-digital converter for processing voice signals. The method...
Method, apparatus, and article to facilitate evaluation of objects using
Spectral information may be employed in process control and/or quality control of goods and articles. Spectral information may be employed in process control...
Method and system for registering off-line response cards
Every off-line response card to be registered comprises a card ID identifying the off-line card uniquely. In the registering process the card ID of a first...
Credit card security system and method
A transaction method, system and apparatus of the present invention employs two electromagnetically read cards. A first card is employed for accessing account...
Device control processing apparatus and method, display processing
apparatus and method, and computer program
An apparatus and method capable of selecting and providing content while reducing the load on a user are provided. A controlled device is determined based on...
Wireless modem with CPU and auxiliary processor that shifts control
between processors when in low power state...
A computing device includes a low power auxiliary processor, such as a processor on a wireless card or sub-system, which is able to takeover processing in place...
Method and system for minimizing disruption during in-service software
A method and a system for in-service software upgrade in a Hot Standby Redundant Distributed (HSRD) system are provided. A standby route processor in HSRD...
Dynamic currency conversion system and method
A system for dynamic currency conversion is provided. The system includes a bank identifier system determining whether currency conversion is available for a...
Method and apparatus for processing a cardholder's inquiry or dispute
about a credit/charge card
A method and system for processing a credit request from a credit/charge cardholder which automatically applies a rules-based decision process to determine...
Comprehensive online bidding and sales management system for merchant
A comprehensive online bidding and sales management system and method for merchant processing services of global credit card transactions. Merchants using the...
Method and apparatus for battery switching during ringing
A method for providing a ringing signal includes providing a plurality of batteries coupled to a subscriber line interface circuit operable to generate the...
Apparatus and method for delay time computation and delay compensation
between base station and remote radio...
An apparatus and method for delay time computation and delay compensation between a Base Station (BS) and a remote Radio Frequency (RF) unit in a broadband...
Manufacturing method of probe card and the probe card
A manufacturing method for probe card according to the present invention includes following processes. A film is formed on the surface of a circuit board. A...
Power winners processing engine
A progressive processing engine is disclosed for a multi-site casino or resort wide promotional winners selection. The system selects a winner based on playing...
An electronic card that, once activated, can drive a set of user data from a first secure microprocessor through a signal line to a second processor, process...
Encoded information reading terminal operating in infrastructure more and
An encoded information reading (EIR) terminal can comprise a central processing unit (CPU), a memory, an EIR device, and a wireless communication interface. The...
Apparatus and method for enhancing card security
A card adapted to be read by a machine has certain patterns and physical characteristics unique to the card and includes electronic circuitry for storing...
Display card and display card operating method
The display card determines whether the first power voltage and the second power voltage supplied by the power supply are within inconsistent input timings, and...
Online blackjack tournaments with option to purchase card counting report
Online blackjack tournaments are described which provide a facility by which a player in the blackjack tournament may purchase a card counting report to assist...
Low-cost magnetic stripe reader using independent switching thresholds
A F/2F waveform generator has a comparator and an analog multiplexer. In a low-cost magnetic card reader application, a magnetic track signal is amplified,...
Method for efficiently producing removable peripheral cards
Improved techniques to produce integrated circuit products are disclosed. The improved techniques permit smaller and less costly production of integrated...
Method and system for using machine-readable codes to perform automated
teller machine transactions through a...
The present disclosure provides a number of systems and associated processes for using machine-readable codes to perform a transaction. Embodiments of the...
Office automation device for preloading content on memory cards and
processing method thereof
An OA device for preloading content on memory cards is disclosed. A handler control module of a control unit performs a preloading process which comprises a...
Packet-optical integrated switch without optical transponder
A packet-optical integrated switch without an optical transponder, includes: a packet line card configured to output an Ethernet packet signal to a pre-set...
Power winners processing system
A system and method is disclosed for a multi-site casino or resort wide promotional winners selection. The system selects a winner based on playing with a card...
Foreign substance detection device for card reader and card reader socket
A foreign substance detection device for a card reader includes an emitting module (1), a receiving module (2) and a control processing module (3). The emitting...
Methods for providing long term storage and retrieval of customized
transaction card images
The present invention provides a method for providing long term storage of customized transaction card images, comprising the steps of approving or rejecting a...
Autonomous distributed control involving constraint on resources
Disclosed is a distributed control method of cooperatively allowing a control strategy for satisfying a constraint on an aggregated resource and simultaneously...
System and method for point-to-point encryption with adjunct terminal
A system for point-to-point encryption is provided. A card reader system reads unencrypted card data stored on a magnetic stripe of a card and encrypts the card...
Authentication of a data card using a transit verification value
Transaction processing involves receiving data from an access transaction application of a portable consumer device, wherein the received data comprises data...
Method and system for redeeming product marketing rebates
A method for processing a rebate claim. The method comprises providing a web site accessible by the consumer and integrated with a processing system accessible...
SIM-card suspend control apparatus, SIM-card suspend control method, and
information processing apparatus
A suspend control apparatus, disposed in an electronic device having a SIM card, includes a control unit that switches the state of the SIM card between a...
Embodiments of camera-based scanning are described. In various embodiments, scanned documents can be created using images captured by a camera associated with a...
Anti-theft system and method for mobile phone
A mobile phone anti-theft system includes a mobile phone, a SIM card and a real-name card-issuing system. The real-name card-issuing system includes a central...
Draw and learn, an educational card game
An educational game where cards with academic subjects written on them are drawn from a deck and where players try to guess the subject by viewing drawings made...