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US-7,441,702 Card processing device
A card processing device (100) that handles a magnetic card and an IC card wherein, when a card (50) is taken into a main body (20) and if the card is a magnetic...
US-7,440,922 System, method, and business method for settling micropayment transactions to a pre-paid instrument
The invention provides a method, business method, and system for conducting micropayment transactions between consumers and merchants. A merchant offers...
US-7,440,774 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...
US-7,439,933 Signal processing circuit, and non-contact IC card and tag with the use thereof
To provide an RFID (a signal processing circuit) equipped with a single rectangular spiral antenna and being capable of transmitting and receiving an electric...
US-7,438,222 Card reading arrangement including robotic card handling responsive to card sensing
A card reader arrangement includes a robotic card handling device to enable reading of a user card during a card-based transaction. A card sensing device is...
US-7,437,547 Method and computer program product for offloading processing tasks from software to hardware
Offloading specific processing tasks that would otherwise be performed in a computer system's processor and memory, to a peripheral device. The computing task is...
US-7,436,898 Integrated circuit (IC) card, data transmission apparatus, data transmission method and computer program of...
An integrated circuit (IC) card capable of a high-speed data transmission to/from a data transmission apparatus having low processing capability. A controlling...
US-7,435,171 Card management method and apparatus for network card game
A network card game in which a user purchases actual trading cards from a game planning company via a store or cellular phone agency. The user can transfer...
US-7,434,728 Desktop card processor
A desktop card processor having increased card processing capabilities without increasing the horizontal footprint of the card processor. The card processor...
US-RE40,538 Downloading of applications in a digital decoder
A method for downloading an executable application into a decoder for a digital broadcast system, characterized in that the application is stored on a portable...
US-7,434,250 Dynamic management of access rights lists in a portable electronic object
Access rights lists, such as capacity or access control lists, are dynamically managed in a data processing element such as a smart card from an administrator...
US-7,434,089 System and method for loading software into a control panel for a chiller system
A system and process for loading control software into the control panel of a liquid chiller system is provided. A PCMCIA card socket is installed on a circuit...
US-7,434,070 Secret code security access to data processing means
Access control to data processing means, such as a smart card, is made secure by simulating a comparison block by block of part of a secret code with part of a...
US-7,434,049 Method for making secure a session with data processing means under the control of several entities
A method for securing the execution of a session with a data processor, such as a smart card, under the control of at least two entities, such as servers....
US-7,431,208 Systems, methods, and devices for selling transaction instruments via web-based tool
The present invention generally relates to a system and method for distributing a transaction instrument. The system includes the steps of: offering for sale, in...
US-7,431,207 System and method for two-step payment transaction authorizations
To process a commercial transaction, a merchant receives a card payment request from a customer. The merchant redirects the customer to the card issuer. The...
US-7,430,652 Devices for performing multiple independent hardware acceleration operations and methods for performing same
Multiple hardware accelerators can be used to efficiently perform processes that would otherwise be performed by general purpose hardware running software. The...
US-7,430,054 Printing apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium
A photo-direct printer apparatus which prints an image on the basis of image data from a digital camera, memory card, or PC serving as an image data source...
US-7,429,990 Network management card for use in a system for screen image capturing
A network management card is provided to capture a screen image of a host system for transmission over a computer network for remote viewing and remote system...
US-7,428,992 Secure device and system for issuing IC cards
A secure device capable of reducing influences by interruptions of communication with an external device and allowing a user to install a desired application...
US-7,428,988 System and method for processing customer returns
A method and apparatus for processing retail store customer returns which reduces the time required for a store employee to process a return and provides...
US-7,428,979 Process for soldering an electronic component on an electronic card, process for repairing the card and...
A process for soldering an electronic component onto a support which includes at least one heat drain for the component. The method uses a solder paste which...
US-7,428,307 Data reproduction apparatus capable of safely controlling reproduction time of encrypted content data and data...
A decryption processing unit decrypts encrypted content data using a license key Kc. When an elapsed time after reception of the license key (Kc) does not exceed...
US-7,427,034 Information processing apparatus and loop antenna
An information processing apparatus for use in a transmitting or receiving operation by a non-contact type IC card function and a reader/writer function includes...
US-7,426,452 Dual protocol handheld field maintenance tool with radio-frequency communication
A dual-protocol handheld field maintenance tool is provided with radio frequency communication. The radio frequency commination can be provided by virtue of an...
US-7,424,740 Method and system for activating a computer system
A system and method for improved activation of a personal computer and/or other processing devices is provided. Power and security states are combined and...
US-7,424,455 Method and systems for providing merchant services with right-time creation and updating of merchant accounts
Systems and methods for providing merchant services with right-time creation and updating of merchant accounts. Merchant-specific information for each merchant...
US-7,424,134 Card-type biometric identification device and method therefor
A card-type biometric identification device includes a biometric sensor, an operating/processing module, a remote transceiver, and a rechargeable battery. The...
US-7,424,025 Methods and systems for per-session dynamic management of media gateway resources
Methods and systems for per-session dynamic management of media gateway resources are disclosed. According to one method, the logical and physical resources in a...
US-7,424,015 Method of managing forwarding tables of network processors based on address learning in line card
The present invention provides a method of managing forwarding tables of network processors based on address learning in a line card. In this method, a...
US-7,422,522 Game monitoring system, game playing table and monitoring method
To prevent calculation errors and fraudulent acts and reduce cost by automatic monitoring, a wirelessly communicating game monitoring system includes an...
US-7,421,526 Reconfigurable virtual backplane architecture
A communication network comprises a communication bus and at least two line cards. Each of the line cards are coupled to the communication bus The line cards...
US-7,420,972 Multicast packet replication
Techniques are described to replicate multicast packets in accordance with a hierarchical data structure. For example, upon receiving a multicast packet, a...
US-7,420,598 Apparatus and method for recording image data and reproducing zoomed images from the image data
The sizes of images obtained by electronic zoom processing are rendered constant to a certain degree. To accomplish this, an image within a zoom area is enlarged...
US-7,418,598 Architecture of an encryption circuit implementing various types of encryption algorithms simultaneously...
An encryption circuit for simultaneously processing various encryption algorithms, the circuit being capable of being coupled with a host system hosted by a...
US-7,418,425 Information processing system, information processing method, electronic money service providing system, and...
An electronic money system is provided which requires lower management and running cost, and features higher flexibility. An acquirer/brand holder managing an...
US-7,418,410 Methods and apparatus for anonymously requesting bids from a customer specified quantity of local vendors with...
Methods and apparatus to anonymously request bids from a geographically centered plurality of vendors. The methods and apparatus enable a plurality of vendors to...
US-7,418,344 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-7,415,604 Method for adjusting an operating rate of a graphics card
A method for increasing an operating rate of a graphics card includes: raising a rotation rate of a radiator fan of a graphics processing unit chip of the...
US-7,414,846 Cooling structure for interface card
A cooling structure for interface card for cooling the heating component on an interface card includes a heat sink, a metallic hood, and a water block, wherein...
US-7,413,113 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,...
US-7,409,876 Authentication system having a flexible imaging pressure sensor
A sensor for a textured surface (e.g., a fingerprint) is provided. The sensor includes a flexible substrate and a flexible membrane supported above the substrate...
US-7,409,554 Data processing system, memory device, data processing unit, and data processing method and program
To provide an improved management structure of memory devices storing service-use applications. A card for a memory device applied to use various services is...
US-7,409,251 Method and system for writing NV memories in a controller architecture, corresponding computer program product...
The invention describes a method and an arrangement for writing to NV memories in a controller architecture, together with a corresponding computer program...
US-7,409,044 Emergency call system and device
An emergency call system includes an emergency call device capable of accessing at least a wireless telecommunication network by means of a communication...
US-7,407,095 IPOS transaction terminal
Apparatus and methods for translation processing. The apparatus may be a transaction system including a keypad, a circuit for interacting with the transaction...
US-7,406,528 Method for communication
A method of communication involving processing by instruction using one or a combination of information units, when a user instructs a terminal to display...
US-7,406,328 System and method for configuring a software radio
A system and method for configuring a software defined radio is disclosed. In an embodiment, a smart card and smart card reader are used to access layered...
US-7,406,086 Multiprocessor node controller circuit and method
Improved method and apparatus for parallel processing. One embodiment provides a multiprocessor computer system that includes a first and second node controller,...
US-7,405,738 System and method for generating and processing a stream of video data having multiple data streams
The invention provides a system and method for processing a video stream having at least one video signal contained therein. The invention utilizes a computer, a...
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