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US-8,191,775 Gift card account system and methods of a merchant processing a gift card
A gift card account system is provided for a merchant to process gift cards. The system comprises a merchant terminal for enabling a merchant to access a gift...
US-8,191,768 Banking apparatus controlled responsive to data bearing records
An automated banking machine system includes an automated banking machine controlled responsive to data bearing records. The machine includes a card reader that...
US-8,191,766 Methods and systems for managing merchant identifiers
A method and system for processing a merchant identification request from a private label payment card issuer is provided. The issuer is communicatively coupled...
US-8,190,893 Portable security transaction protocol
A technique for providing message authenticity includes accepting transaction information, accepting a first data item used for authenticating an originating...
US-8,190,529 Information processing system, information communication terminal and method, information processing apparatus...
An information processing system, information communication terminal and method, information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program...
US-8,190,478 Method and apparatus for collaborative filtering of card member transactions
The disclosed system allows a credit or charge card issuer to provide its card members with a list of merchants, products, services, vacation destinations or...
US-8,190,470 Non pre-approved channel filtering for card acquisition
Information can be shared across a pre-approved (PA) channel and a non pre-approved (NPA) channel to reduce unnecessary offers of a transactional instrument or...
US-8,190,019 Digital camera
A digital camera in which a recording portion made up of a microcomputer 110 and a card slot 153 performs predetermined processing on image data generated by a...
US-8,189,579 Distributed solution for managing periodic communications in a multi-chassis routing system
Techniques are described for configuration of a multi-chassis router for managing periodic communications between the multi-chassis router and other network...
US-8,187,085 Collectable card-based game in a massively multiplayer role-playing game that processes card-based events
This disclosure generally describes a massively multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) or, more specifically, a card-based MMORPG that enables characters...
US-8,186,600 Chip card with simultaneous contact and contact-less operations
A chip card receives and processes what-ever combination of contact data and contact-less data is available to allow multiple functionalities for the chip card....
US-8,186,598 Transaction card
The present invention relates to a process for producing a transparent or translucent transaction card having multiple features. An optically recognizable...
US-8,186,586 System, method, and apparatus for smart card pin management via an unconnected reader
A system of changing the PIN associated with a smart card is described. A user can initiate the PIN change using a personal unwired smart card reader, rather...
US-8,186,575 Controlling card-based mortgage computing
An electrical digital computer machine and a data processing system, methods of making and for using the machine, products produced thereby, as well as data...
US-8,186,496 Smart card customization
The invention concerns a method for reducing factory customizing time in a smart card (CP.sub.n), wherein a pre-customizing manager (GM) into a customizing...
US-8,185,950 Image forming apparatus, method for management of authenticating information and computer readable medium...
An information forming apparatus includes: a communication unit that carries out data communication with an authentication card inserted into a card slot; an...
US-8,185,747 Methods of registration for programs using verification processes with biometrics for fraud management and...
Methods for pre-registering a participant in a program database using a participant smart card and biometric data in a verification process to manage fraud and...
US-8,185,470 Systems and methods for processing benefits
Systems and methods for processing, for example, childcare benefits include: issuing a benefit card to a childcare customer; receiving a start time for...
US-8,182,320 Collectable card-based game in a massively multiplayer role-playing game
This disclosure generally describes a massively multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) or, more specifically, a card-based MMORPG that enables characters...
US-8,181,874 Methods and apparatus for facilitating capture of magnetic credit card data on a hand held device
A computer implemented method for processing data stored on a magnetic stripe of a user medium performed by a hand-held computer system includes displaying an...
US-8,181,853 System controlled by data bearing records including check accepting and cash dispensing automated banking machine
A banking system controlled responsive to data bearing records includes an automated banking machine which includes a deposit accepting device. Data read from a...
US-8,181,121 Display unit and display method
When displaying on a display (46) a plurality of thumbnails respectively corresponding to a plurality of image files selected from an external memory card (40),...
US-8,180,994 Optimized page programming order for non-volatile memory
During a programming data transfer process in a non-volatile storage system, recording units of data are transferred from a host to a memory device, such as a...
US-8,180,919 Integrated circuit and method of employing a processor in an integrated circuit
According to various embodiments of the present invention, an intelligent framer/mapper integrates the framer, mapper, and the controlling function of the host...
US-8,180,702 Transactional processing entity device support of an integrated offer network
A method begins by generate, for each of a plurality of merchant devices, an offer data file to produce a plurality of offer data files. The method continues by...
US-8,180,411 Injection molded solid mobile phone, machine, and method
A mobile phone includes a phone core with operative components thereof in a one piece phone housing that is directly molded to the phone core. Operative...
US-8,177,131 Data communication system, device for executing IC card function, control method for the device, and...
An information processing terminal defines a data transfer state for permitting a contactless data communication through an IC card and a data not transfer...
US-8,177,128 Information processing device for card-like recording medium
A processing device for a card-like recording medium may include a path for transferring the recording medium, a frame including a first frame and a second...
US-8,176,335 Removable computer with mass storage
The present invention provides a detachable add-on card unit to a host system that combines mass storage capability and a processor on the same card. The card...
US-8,176,239 Semiconductor memory card access apparatus, a computer-readable recording medium, an initialization method, and...
A predetermined number of erasable blocks positioned at a start of a volume area in a semiconductor memory card are provided so as to include volume management...
US-8,175,975 IMS device operable for financial transaction authorization and ID cards display
IMS networks and methods are disclosed for authorizing financial transactions. Credit card information, debit card information, and other purchasing data may be...
US-8,175,973 Internet payment, authentication and loading system using virtual smart card
A system loads, authenticates and uses a virtual smart card for payment of goods and/or services purchased on-line over the Internet. An online purchase and...
US-8,175,962 Computerized extension of credit to existing demand deposit accounts, prepaid cards and lines of credit based...
Systems, computer program products, and computer-implemented methods apply or otherwise make available new credit or additional credit to demand deposit...
US-8,175,923 Customer checkout accelerator
A system and method for accelerating customer sales transactions in a retail store. A customer checkout accelerator provides a customer user interface initiate...
US-8,175,262 Per tone coprocessor architecture
A system for processing subscriber line data signals uses a coprocessor to receive signals in a pre-determined order from a plurality of line interface cards....
US-8,172,150 Integrated circuit card
The invention relates to an integrated circuit card (1) comprising: an input/output block (4) for receiving external command data from an interface device (2);...
US-8,172,138 Device and method for smart card assisted digital content purchase and storage
The present invention discloses a device and a method useful for the provision of secure payment and certification of digital content access, while the devise...
US-8,172,133 Automated banking machine system and method
A banking transaction processing system includes customer stations and at least one server provider station. The customer stations include automated banking...
US-RE43,351 Credit card validation for an interactive wireless network
An apparatus and method for validating a credit card over a wireless network. The apparatus includes a gateway for sending a credit card validation reply...
US-8,171,174 Out-of-band characterization of server utilization via remote access card virtual media for auto-enterprise scaling
A method for characterizing server utilization out-of-band via remote access card virtual media includes sending at least one preselected desired parameter...
US-8,170,928 System and method of transferring data through transaction process
A transaction process system (10) provides for data transactions between parties. In a credit card transaction, the parties are the merchant (20), acquiring...
US-8,169,778 EMI shielding scheme using sandwiched sheet metal
A peripheral card EMI shielding scheme which comprises a sandwich of three layers. The first layer comprises a chassis rear wall (e.g., constructed of sheet...
US-8,169,647 Authentication technique that can simplify works necessary when the printer position is changed, personnel...
An image processing apparatus 30 is used with an IC card 32 capable of outputting first location information specifying a location where a user belongs to, and...
US-8,167,199 Systems and methods for dynamically valuating a gift card
A gift card that dynamically changes its value based on how it is used. For example, a gift card may have a different value in accordance with a merchant where...
US-8,166,531 Device registration system, device registration server, device registration method, device registration...
In a device registration system, user authentication and device authentication of a CE device are executed in a single session, and the user and the CE device...
US-8,166,245 Multi-interface and multi-bus structured solid-state storage subsystem
A solid-state storage subsystem, such as a non-volatile memory card or drive, includes multiple interfaces and a memory area storing information used by a data...
US-8,165,940 Non-credit account credit rating
A consumer's credit rating is derived from non-credit transactions on an account. Each transaction was a purchase by the consumer from a merchant using a...
US-8,165,318 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...
US-8,163,120 Adhesive for production of IC card, process for producing IC card, and IC card
A process for producing an IC card comprising: an application/bonding step of applying an adhesive having a curing rate ratio (80.degree. C./40.degree. C.) of...
US-8,161,539 IPSec network adapter verifier
A data processing system that supports verifiable IPSec network communication. The data processing system comprises an IPSec network adapter that connects the...
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