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Retail information collection
An apparatus for collecting and transmitting a retail data comprising a barcode data of the products purchased over each transaction. The apparatus comprises a...
Method for dynamically turning off bus signals into a GPU
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques for dynamically turning off bus signals driven into a graphics processing unit (GPU) when the GPU is in...
Print system, information processing device and control method for the
same, printer and control method for the...
To enable simple and detailed confirmation of an operation instruction from an operation panel provided to a printer, each time an instruction is given using a...
Virtual terminal for payment processing
In some embodiments, a process for performing transaction tasks using a virtual terminal comprises: presenting functions to a user, receiving a selected...
Automated audio sub-band comparison
Automated testing of audio performance of applications across platforms is provided for via capture of audio data. The audio data can include, inter alia, output...
A memory device is provided which is connected to operate with power and clocks supplied from a host apparatus. The memory device includes external terminals, a...
Payment system and method, server apparatus, payment processing method,
and computer program product
A payment system having a server apparatus (50) capable of transmitting and receiving information via a communication network (1), a first terminal apparatus...
Sending real-time and dependent information over separate network paths
In one form of the invention, a process of sending real-time information from a sender computer (103) to a receiver computer (105) coupled to the sender computer...
Device, system and method for controlling and storing sensitive
information on a GPS device
A system and method for controlling and storing sensitive information on a global positioning system (GPS) device are provided. The system includes a locational...
Image display system, image processing system, and video game system
According to a function 188 which stores in the first memory for difference, pickup image data from CCD camera 42 based on a predetermined timing, a function 190...
Transaction cards having dynamically reconfigurable data interface and
methods for using same
Apparatuses and methods backward compatible with existing card processing infrastructure are provided to furnish dynamically configurable data to a card reader...
Card reader assembly
The present invention relates to a card reader assembly. The card reader assembly can be mounted in a variety of vending equipment, arcade game equipment, and...
Electronic data flash card with fingerprint verification capability
An electronic data flash card with fingerprint capability is accessible by an host computer, and includes a processing unit connected to a flash memory device...
A method and system to facilitate Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe). The PCIe may be facilitated in such as way as to limit pins consumed by a...
System and method for establishing or modifying an account with user
The present invention relates to methods for allowing an account holder to easily customize the terms of an account such as a loan account, an asset account, a...
Computer-assisted funds transfer system
A funds transfer system is disclosed that is responsive to a receipt of a payment request by performing a risk management assessment of an associated payer and...
Apparatus and method for controlling use of a SIM card of a mobile
An apparatus and a method for controlling the use of a SIM card mounted in a mobile terminal by employing a fraud technology includes comparing data related to...
Method for testing image processing circuit, particle image analyzer, and
A particle image analyzer provided with an image processor for executing predetermined image processes on a particle image containing an image of a particle, a...
An under testing device interface with mixed-signal processing circuit is disclosed. The under testing device interface with mixed signal processing circuit...
Methods and devices for on-the-roll sports games
An approach to realistically schematizing professional team sports embodied as board games, and particularly a preferred embodiment schematizing American...
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...
Portable thin client for the enterprise workspace
A system and method is provided for designing (or re-architecting) a personal digital assistant (PDA) as a portable thin client of a network. The portable thin...
Computer-assisted funds transfer system
A payment request associated with a transfer of funds is received and a risk management assessment for both sides thereof is performed. If the risk management...
Remote application correction
A data processing system (CAR), particularly a smart card coupled to a communication device (MOB), communicating with a remote entity (OP). The data processing...
Method and system for transparent TCP offload
Certain aspects of a method and system for transparent transmission control protocol (TCP) offload are disclosed. Aspects of a method may include collecting TCP...
Probe card and method of producing the same by a fine inkjet process
A method of producing a probe card where a sintering process is not required for each ejection of a droplet and fine bumps that become probes can be formed in a...
System and method for measuring interaction of loads
A test system for measuring a rotary load comprises a stepper motor drives a gear box that is mounted at one end of a frame. A torque sensor provides a...
Credit card and a secured data activation system
The present invention relates to a credit card comprising a card body, which comprises fingerprint reading means providing fingerprint signals representative of...
Method and device for controlling a portable object life cycle, in
particular a smart card
The invention concerns a device and a method for controlling a portable object life cycle, in particular a smart card, the life cycle being determined by...
Semiconductor memory card enabling continuation of processing when
processing execution is interrupted due to...
The present invention is to provide a semiconductor memory card which enables continuation of processing, even when processing execution is interrupted due to...
A method for a borrower to obtain and/or evaluate desired financial services is disclosed. Personal information from the borrower is obtained and recorded. The...
Method and system for the controlled delivery of digital services, such as
multimedia telematics services
The services delivered by a plurality of providers (SP) towards the users (U) are identified by respective streams of encoded data, for instance MPEG data. The...
Merged camera and scanner
A narrow scanning aperture, lens, and mirror are added to a digital camera to enable image or text scanning. A motion sensor on the same face as the scanner...
Pre-shuffler for a playing card shuffling machine
The invention comprises a pre-shuffler that receives a quantity of cards to be shuffled, such as nine decks of cards. One embodiment of the pre-shuffler includes...
Database automated disaster recovery
A method of automated disaster site recovery of a DB2 subsystem is presented. The method reads parameters contained in a user modifiable control dataset of...
Method and system for triggering enhanced security verification in
response to atypical selections at a...
A method and system for prompting a repeat user of a payment card at an interface terminal with additional security-related questions when the user selects...
Payer direct hub
A system and methods for processing payment requests submitted by a payer through a single user interface. The system obtains a merchant identification and a...
Credit instrument and system providing multiple services including access
to credit services and access to a...
An apparatus and methods for a card that allows a cardholder to set up auto-charge payment of dues and fees to a series of clubs, merchants or service providers....
Deep pixel display and data format
A method, graphics card, system, and data stream for generating a deep pixel display on a display device are provided. A first set of data relating to a region...
Networked RF Tag for tracking people by means of loyalty cards
The invention disclosed provides a method, system, and associated tag for detection and tracking of inanimate and animate objects. The novel method broadly...
Fast-path apparatus for transmitting data corresponding to a TCP
A system for protocol processing in a computer network has an intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) associated with...
Information processing system, apparatus and method for processing
information, and program
In online shopping or the like via the Internet, a user transmits information indicating a credit card number or the like from a client computer of the user to a...
System and method for conducting fast offloading of a connection onto a
network interface card
Techniques, systems, and apparatus for offloading data connections from a kernel onto an associated TNIC are disclosed. Generally, embodiments of the invention...
Vehicle anti-theft apparatus and method
A vehicle anti-theft apparatus and method can prevent the theft of a vehicle and the illegal use thereof without increased costs. The apparatus includes an IC...
Card shuffling machine
A card shuffling machine (10) includes a turntable (14) in which a plurality of cards (26) rest in respective trays (24). When the turntable (14) is spun, a...
Automatic card shuffler
An automatic card shuffler includes a card input unit, card ejection unit, card separation and delivery unit and card collection unit. A card ejection unit...
Method and system using a bitmap for passing contactless payment card
transaction variables in standardized...
An electronic payment system is configured to process both proximity payment card type and magnetic stripe card type transactions. The magnetic stripe card...
System and method for embedding a printer and a card swipe in a hand held
Described is a handheld device for performing a transaction. The device includes a first receiving means for receiving first information via a first input...
System and method of processing payment of bills from multiple bill
A system for processing payment of bills from multiple bill providers which establishes connections to bill provider computers through APIs unique to each bill...
Dual-mode physiologic monitoring systems and methods
In some embodiments, a wearable physiologic monitor comprises an application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) including signal conditioning circuitry, a...