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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...
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...
Digital watermarking of picture identity documents using Eigenface vectors
of Eigenface facial features of the...
An improved method of watermarking picture identification documents (IDs) such as passports, driver's licenses, identification cards and the like which combines...
Fractional video touch panels
An apparatus or multiple driver video card that simplifies user interface design through displaying portions of a single image on multiple screens, and...
Data processing device, method of same, and program of same
A data processing device, in a system performing authentication among a plurality of storage device (IC cards etc.), able to maintain security of authentication...
TCP/IP offload network interface device
An intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) works with a host computer for data communication. The device provides a...
Method of conducting an EMV payment process using IRFM
The present invention relates to a method of conducting an EMV (Europay Master Visa) payment process optimally using IrFM (Infrared Financial Messaging) between...
Elastomeric bicomponent fibers comprising block copolymers having high
Bicomponent fibers having a sheath-core morphology where the sheath is a thermoplastic polymer and the core is an elastomeric compound are made which can be...
Card shuffler with reading capability integrated into multiplayer
automated gaming table
A gaming system simulates events in a casino table card wagering game where there has traditionally been a dealer, whether or not the dealer is an active player...
Stored-value card with pedometer and clip
A financial transaction card includes an enclosure, a step detector, and a processing device. The enclosure includes an account identifier linked to a financial...
System and method for providing a credit card with back-end payment
A credit card transaction processing system that, in various embodiments, is configured for: (1) receiving transaction data related to a reimbursable charge made...
System and method for digital content player with secure processing vault
A system and method for digital content player with secure processing vault is presented. A system uses an attached processing unit and a local storage area as a...
Processing method for vending machine with substitutable magazines
A method for centralized mass processing of substitutable, good-holding magazines used in conjunction with computer-controlled vending machines. A...
Cellular telephone device having a non-contact type integrated circuit
card processing section
When a card remaining balance for a non-contact type integrated circuit card processing chip 114 has been updated, a CPU 101 indicates that the card remaining...
Method and apparatus for maintaining ephemeral keys in limited space
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that maintains keys using limited storage space on a computing device, such as a smart card. During...
Blister and package system
A blister and package system (1) made of a blister card (3) and an outer package (5) with unique interacting locking mechanisms (23). The blister card is...
Content reproducing apparatus authenticating detachable recording medium
and authentication control method
A content reproducing apparatus includes a CPU. The CPU executes an authentication process with a memory card at a time of starting reproduction. The reproducing...
Method for conducting prescription drug co-payment plans
A credit card-based prescription benefits plan utilizes an electronic means for telecommunication to rapidly adjudicate prescription claims. The adjudication...
Method and apparatus for determination of text orientation
The present invention relates to a method for determining the orientation of text, so that the text can be correctly read. In one embodiment, the method analyzes...
System and method for establishing a high speed non-switched data
A system and method for establishing a high speed, substantially constant circuit based data connection over a conventional telephone line is provided. The...
PLC based wireless communications
An apparatus and method for providing wireless communication for a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC). The PLC includes a central processing unit (CPU) card...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing same
A process yield of a semiconductor device is enhanced. To that end, there is provided a semiconductor device comprising a substrate having a component mount face...
Semiconductor memory card, semiconductor memory control apparatus, and
semiconductor memory control method
A host information memory is provided in a semiconductor memory card and a data write start address and a data size supplied by an access unit are stored. A free...
Shell specific filtering and display of log messages
A method for filtering and selectively displaying log messages generated by a network node with a distributed architecture is disclosed. In one embodiment, log...
System and method for dividing a remittance and distributing a portion of
the funds to multiple investment products
A known charge card billing system communicates with an investment broker system, wherein the investment broker system includes an instruction arrangement...
Method and system for continuously controlling an internal combustion
engine on an engine bench testing unit
The present invention relates to a system and a method for continuous operation of an internal-combustion engine (2), comprising at least an actuator connected...
Data processing circuit for contactless IC card
The present invention is directed to largely reduce peak current at the time of operation of a boosting circuit provided for an EEPROM. In the erase/write...
Semiconductor device including an arrangement for detection of tampering
Wiring lines for the supply of a voltage to feed a drive voltage to an integrated circuit formed in a semiconductor chip are disposed so as to cover a main...
Method and apparatus for modulating a video signal with data
A system for transmitting auxiliary data within a modulated video signal from a broadcast source to a hand-held device with a slot, the system comprising the...
A memory card has: a flash memory chip for storing digital certificates and a seed of random numbers; a controller chip which can execute a managing process for...
System for managing gas expenditures
The present invention is a system for providing businesses with comprehensive gas book management capabilities, inclusive of a process for authorizing and...
Telephone messaging system with active security feature
A telephone messaging system with active security feature is disclosed. In one form of the invention, a telephonic security and recording system includes a...
Compliant spring contact structures
Photolithography patterned spring contacts are disclosed. The spring contacts may be fabricated using thin film processing techniques. A substrate, such as a...
System and method for heating, cooling and heat cycling on microfluidic
An integrated heat exchange system on a microfluidic card. According to one aspect of the invention, the portable microfluidic card has a heating, cooling and...
Data acquisition device
A data acquisition device includes a housing, a card reader, a scanner, an electronic signature pad, and a data communication system. The card reader, the...
Automatic card shuffler with dynamic de-doubler
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...
Context-based card selection device
A card transaction device is provided for selecting virtual cards for transactions based on a context. The portable device includes a plurality of virtual cards,...
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 sender...
Method and apparatus for reducing fraudulent credit transactions by
requiring merchant return of multi-digit...
Processes for reducing fraudulent credit transactions, including financial (e.g., credit, charge, debit, etc.) card transactions, are introduced, in which...
Method for transferring and separating telephone call data
The present subject matter relates to apparatus and methodologies for allowing old telephone line capacity to provide near DSL or superior DSL quality telephone...
Ultra-fine pitch probe card structure
A system and a method of testing a semiconductor die is provided. An embodiment comprises a plurality of metal tips that are connected to a redistribution layer...
Money transfer cards, systems and methods
The present invention provides systems and methods to initiate, facilitate, process and/or perform money transfers. One such method includes establishing a money...
Port aggregation for network connections that are offloaded to network
At least one intelligent network interface card (INIC) is coupled to a host computer to offload protocol processing for multiple network connections, reducing...
Plug-in card for optical transmission apparatus
A plug-in card for an optical transmission apparatus includes a J1generating unit. The J1 generating unit sends information on on-use side J1 data to a plug-in...
Printed circuit board and manufacturing method therefor
A printed circuit board of a card edge connector type includes interconnections formed on a surface of a substrate to be electrically coupled to respective...
Approach for fabricating probe elements for probe card assemblies using a
An approach is provided for fabricating probe elements for probe card assemblies. Embodiments of the invention include using a reusable substrate, a reusable...
Systems and methods for locking and exporting the locking of a removable
A device and method is provided for commonly and securely allowing, as access control on a memory card, a plurality of information processing apparatuses to...
Image processing system
A system and method for image processing including providing access to image information, such as document images and image indices, and providing various...