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Electronic journal preparation system and electronic journal preparation
A customer selects a program in a program display portion 1. A face image pick-up portion 2 picks up a face image of a customer by a fixed camera and a card...
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...
Plastic card reorienting mechanism and interchangeable input hopper
A card reorienting mechanism and an input hopper of plastic card processing equipment, for example a desktop plastic card printer. The card reorienting mechanism...
Point card, point card processing apparatus, and point card system
A point card system according to the present invention includes a customer ID recording area 20, a service point recording area 24, an information recording area...
Transaction card system and approach
A deferred-type payment approach facilitates transaction card management and processing. According to an example embodiment, a user's transaction card purchases...
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...
Method for the management of peripherals in an integrated circuit
A microprocessor-based integrated circuit for smart cards includes an application software layer and a peripheral management system including an intermediate...
E-commerce sales and use tax exchange system and method
The invention provides a system and method for calculating, collecting and/or disbursing one or more third party payments owed to one or more third parties...
Liquid crystal displays
A custom made liquid crystal display is formed from a pre-manufactured liquid crystal display by removing an excess region. The driver card is cut along the line...
IC card with radio interface function, antenna module and data processing
apparatus using the IC card
An SD memory card contains an RF circuit, a controller LSI and a flash memory. The RF circuit is connected to an antenna module attached to the SD memory card....
Zero-footprint camera-based point-of-sale bar code presentation scanning
A bar code scanning system and method for reading and processing bar code symbology uses a scanning station installed above the check-out stand and a receiving...
Memory controller that selectively changes frequency of a memory clock
signal, a smart card including the same,...
Provided are a memory controller that selectively changes a frequency of a memory clock signal, a smart card including the memory controller, and a method of...
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...
Digital camera capable of image processing
In a digital camera, when a motion image reducing mode is set, a pointer is displayed on a monitor. When the operator operates on cursor key, the pointer moves,...
Displaying apparatus and method for controlling the same
A displaying apparatus includes a connector having a DDC communication pin which communicates with a video card provided in a computer main body, a video signal...
Systems and methods for electronic transaction risk processing
A system automatically determines authorization of a financial transaction occurring through the presentation of a check card such as a demand deposit account...
Enhancing data integrity and security in a processor-based system
A smart card which includes a non-volatile read/write memory and a processor connected to the memory, and further configured to cause the processor to perform a...
Memory card having a storage cell and method of controlling the same
A controller comprises a host interface section and a processing circuit. The host interface section receives a command sequence outputted from a host apparatus...
Card stripper for removing cards from card carriers
An automated system for preparing cards for further processing includes an envelope feed hopper configured to receive a plurality of envelopes, each having...
System and method for processing semi-structured business data using
selected template designs
A method for processing semi-structured data. The method includes receiving semi-structured data into a first format from a real business process. Preferably,...
Application deployment from a smart card
The invention concerns a method for deploying an application consisting of several distributed remote elements, from a first data processing means containing...
Electronic business card processing device and method
The present invention provides an electronic business card processing device and an electronic business card processing method which can effectively utilize...
RFID card issuing system
In this REID card issuing system, manual operations are required only in two steps of: inputting personal information of an RFID card holder to register it in...
Method and system for PCI express audiovisual output
Audio and visual information processing components are co-located on a PCI Express graphics card by communicating audio and visual information received through...
Systems and methods for processing credit card transactions that exceed a
A method, system, and computer are disclosed for managing a financial transaction associated with a financial account, wherein the transaction would cause an...
Identification card reader
There is described a method and apparatus for processing a card. A card that is processed can have a corresponding card holder. In one embodiment, a card reader...
Device for supporting NICs and TOEs under same protocol family of socket
interface using IP checking mechanism
The present invention propose a new mechanism, IP check layer which enables to use TOE cards and legacy NICs simultaneously within same protocol family in a...
CDMA system with separate function channel card
A code division multiple access (CDMA) system having a separate channel card function architecture. The CDMA system includes a back-haul interface module, a...
Video card with interchangeable connector module
A video card for processing a video signal comprises an interchangeable connector module and a video processing module. The interchangeable connector module has...
Systems and methods of providing inserts into envelopes
The present invention provides exemplary mail processing systems and methods, including systems and methods for retrieving paper sheets, statements, inserts...
Payment card preloaded with unique numbers
A conventional looking payment card comprises a plastic card with a legacy card reader compatible magnetic stripe for dynamic user account data. Internal to the...
Programmable image computer
An inspection system for detecting anomalies on a substrate. A first network is coupled to a sensor array and communicates data. Process nodes are coupled to the...
The present invention relates to a process for producing an opaque, transparent or translucent transaction card having multiple features, such as a holographic...
Communication terminal and information communication system
A communication terminal for connecting or mounting an IC card or the like to examine a ticket through a non-contact communication. The communication terminal...
Method, apparatus and POS system for processing credit card transactions
associated with POS sales
A method apparatus and POS system for processing credit card transactions associated with POS sales to inhibit illegal credit card use. The method involves...
Information processing apparatus and control method therefor
In an information processing apparatus capable of accessing a memory card connected to the information processing apparatus and a control method for the...
Data storage apparatus
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus that allows separately forming regions having different roles. When an area definition...
Method of and system for effecting anonymous credit card purchases over
A transaction system for performing secure transactions over a communication network includes (i) a merchant server system including a computer processor and...
Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce transactions using
Methods and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce using electronic tokens are described. The electronic tokens are issued and maintained by a vendor, who...
A plurality of specific external connecting parts can be short-circuited, without increasing the number of parts and mounting work. A plurality of external...
Output image adjustment method, apparatus and computer program product for
When a memory card MC is inserted into slot, a control circuit of a color printer acquires and analyzes graphics processing control information GC from the...
Picture printing system
Using a picture image printing system, both types of pictures recorded by a camera using a film and a digital camera are effectively printed. The printing system...
Device and a process for the calibration of a semiconductor component test
A device and a process for the calibration of a semi-conductor component test systemThe invention relates to a process and a device for the calibration of a...
Mobile terminal having smart card coupled with RFID tag and method for
performing RFID function in such mobile...
Disclosed is a mobile terminal equipped with a smart card coupled with an RFID tag and a method for performing an RFID function in the mobile terminal. The smart...
Method and apparatus for processing an application identifier from a smart
An application identifier (AID) for an application installed on a smart card comprises a registered application provider identifier (RID). The AID may be...
Advertising compliance monitoring system
An advertising compliance monitoring system is provided that includes a backscatter tag affixed to a sign or marketing material or shopper ID card, the tag...
Method for providing banking services by use of mobile communication
A method of providing banking services by use of a mobile communication system having a removable built-in integrated circuit (IC) card chip in which personal...
Protection devices and methods for preventing the flow of undesirable
differential mode transients
A differential mode surge protection apparatus includes first and second solid state protection devices in series between respective input and output connection...
Multi-service segmentation and reassembly device that is operable in an
ingress mode or in an egress mode
A multi-service segmentation and reassembly (MS-SAR) integrated circuit is disposed on a line card in a router or switch. The MS-SAR can operate in an ingress...
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...