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Monolithic lenticular card
In one embodiment of the present invention, a process for making a lenticular card includes the steps of: (a) providing a transparent sheet having a first...
Graphics processing system including at least three bus devices
Multichip graphics processing subsystems include at least three distinct graphics devices (e.g., expansion cards) coupled to a high-speed bus (e.g., a PCI...
Infrared blocking article
The present invention relates to a process for producing an opaque, transparent or translucent transaction card having multiple features, such as a holographic...
Method and system for transferring electronic funds
A method and system for transferring electronic funds over the Internet wherein a sender provides payment information to a transfer processing system. The...
Service provider activation with subscriber identity module policy
Systems and methods for activating a mobile device for use with a service provider are described. In one exemplary method, a mobile device having a currently...
Method of updating an authentication algorithm in a computer system
The invention relates to a method of updating an authentication algorithm in at least one data processing device (CARD, SERV) which can store a subscriber...
Methods for a multiple die integrated circuit package
Methods for a multiple die package for integrated circuits are disclosed. An insulator layer is provided and one or more vias are formed within it. The...
System and method of pre-approving card holders for expedited security
processing using emerging countries...
The present disclosure relates generally to a system and method, and more particularly to a system and method of pre-approving card holders for expedited...
Electronic money charger
The present invention provides an electronic money charger which can certainly prevent an electronic money from being fraudulently deposited. An electronic...
Information processing apparatus, method, and program for simplifying an
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus, an information processing method and a program for simplifying an interrupt process to...
USB video card and dongle device with video encoding and methods for use
A universal serial bus (USB) dongle device includes a USB interface for receiving a video signal in a first format and for sending a processed video signal in a...
Online credit card prescreen systems and methods
In one embodiment, prescreened credit card offers, which are associated with credit cards that a particular borrower would be accepted upon application with the...
System and method of refilling a prescription
A system and method of refilling a prescription which uses a pharmacy kiosk. One embodiment of the system includes a touch screen located at a pharmacy, an...
Mobile phone for checking the presence of an integrated circuit card
According to an aspect of the invention, there is provided a mobile phone including: a first timer configured to output a first time out signal representing...
Surface mapping and generating devices and methods for surface mapping and
A surface mapping and generating device which has devices for the process and/or cost optimization, in particular raw material recovery devices, an automatic...
Stored value card transaction control systems and methods
A gift card processing system which includes a database storing interval information representing a required interval between transactions using the gift card....
Process and method for secure online transactions with calculated risk and
An electronic commerce process that facilitates online transactions among multiple participants, that prevents consumer fraud due to pirated payment card...
Purchasing alert methods and apparatus
Systems and techniques for receiving transaction information at an authentication system. The transaction information may be processed using different rule...
Remote image capture with centralized processing and storage
A system for remote data acquisition and centralized processing and storage is disclosed called the DataTreasury.TM. System. The DataTreasury.TM. System...
Negative balance management
A system, apparatus, and method for managing account data for accounts having a negative balance. The invention embodiment includes a method, process or...
Wireless enabled memory module
A wireless-enabled memory module provides host devices access to a memory via a standard memory expansion interface and further incorporates embedded processing...
Accelerated image registration by means of parallel processors
A method is provided for accelerating non-rigid image registration, using parallel processors. To that end, on a commercially available graphics card, a...
A circuit board includes a plurality of conductive layers, a plurality of insulating layers, a telecommunication network connection port and a modem card...
Storage device, data processing apparatus, data processing method,
program, storage medium and data processing...
A video processor card stores tap generation information for determining a predetermined tap coefficient when the tap generation information is used together...
Method for making flexible automobile interior material and sheet for the
construction and its product made...
Disclosed is a method of producing an automobile interior material or construction sheet with excellent processability, and its product made therefrom. More...
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...
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...
Point-of-sale terminal system with integrated RF card reader and
A point-of-sale system includes a housing, processing device, and radio frequency card reader. The processing device and reader are disposed within the housing,...
Method of authorizing automated banking machine use responsive to user
data read from data bearing records
An automated banking machine includes an input device including a card reader which operates to read data bearing records in the form of user cards. The card...
Authorization system and method
A system including a device having a screen and a memory to hold card data necessary to complete POS/ATM transactions. The device has an authorization,...
Combined rear view mirror and telephone
A mobile telephone or cellular telephone unit and a rear view mirror housing of an automobile are combined to provide an improved telephone apparatus that...
Stateful firewall protection for control plane traffic within a network
A network device receives control plane packets and data plane packets from a network. The network device includes a forwarding component that forwards the data...
Interactive optical cards and other hand-held devices with increased
A system for deriving benefits from the reception and processing of composite video signals by a hand-held device, such as a smart card. Video signals are...
Shared interface device for selectively using power supply over ethernet
(POE) card and wireless network module
The present invention relates to a shared interface device for Power Over Ethernet (POE) and a wireless network module, comprises a motherboard and an interface...
Information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus by which a communication channel providing a high degree of privacy is established between...
Smart card load and purchase transactions using wireless
A smart card transaction allows a consumer to load value onto a smart card and to make purchases using a smart card with a mobile telephone handset over the...
Table game tracking
The present invention relates to a system and method for identifying and tracking gaming objects and game states on a gaming table. Through the use of imaging...
System, device and process for remotely controlling a medical device
A system for controlling medical devices, wherein this system can comprise a device having at least one wireless or cellular based communication module. The...
System, method and apparatus for enabling transactions using a
biometrically enabled programmable magnetic stripe
The present invention provides a system, method and apparatus that includes a user device having a magnetic field generator disposed within a substrate that is...
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...
Integrated switch and switching method for simultaneously processing voice
and IP data in the same channel
Provided are an integrated switch and a switching method for simultaneously processing IP data and voice signals using silent periods during communication. The...
Data processing method in network system connected with image processing
When an ID card (41, 81) including user ID stored therein is set in an image processing apparatus (1, 71), the user ID is read out of the IC card. Upon...
Method for making advanced smart cards with integrated electronics using
isotropic thermoset adhesive materials...
Advanced Smart Cards and similar form factors (e.g. documents, tags) having high quality external surfaces of Polyvinylchloride (PVC), Polycarbonate (PC),...
Smart apparatus for making secure transactions
The disclosed invention relates to an apparatus and method for making secured transactions. Such an apparatus may include a smart card device configured with a...
Temperature management in an integrated circuit card with electrophoretic
In an embodiment, a display module comprises a temperature sensor configured to provide temperature information; a transmission interface, coupled to an...
Electronic device and program for operating the same
A navigation device realizes such processing as map display and route guidance based on map data stored in a memory card. The data in the memory card tends to...
System and process for local acquisition of products priced online
A system and process for establishing prices for products on line and for allowing acquisition of those products from retailers that honor such prices. The...
Multi-application smart card device software solution for smart cardholder
reward selection and redemption
A system for facilitating reward selection and redemption for a loyalty program is disclosed. The system includes a point-of-sale (POS) device that is capable...
Card controller controlling semiconductor memory including memory cell
having charge accumulation layer and...
A card controller includes an arithmetic processing device. The controller writes data to a semiconductor memory having a first memory block and a second memory...
Method and securing electronic device data processing
A method for securing electronic device processes against attacks (e.g. side channel attacks) during the processing of sensitive and/or confidential data by a...