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Method and apparatus for selecting denture teeth
A kit which may be used for anterior tooth selection, the kit including a facial meter for measuring the width of a nose and/or the distance between the eyes,...
Charge processing device charge processing system and charge processing
A system for charge processing tolls and the like. A vehicle mounted device detects the position of a vehicle 32 using GPS, and transmits position information...
Micropayment financial transaction process utilizing wireless network
A MicroAdapter device enables payment transactions to be effected through a purchaser's personal trusted device (PTD) without relying upon tokens or prepayment...
Construction structures and manufacturing processes for integrated circuit
wafer probe card assemblies
Several embodiments of integrated circuit probe card assemblies are disclosed, which extend the mechanical compliance of both MEMS and thin-film fabricated...
Small memory card
A small memory card includes a substrate, a plurality of memory chips, a plurality of wires, and a glue layer, the substrate is formed with a plurality of...
Reading unit and marking card for optical mark reader
The present invention relates to a reading unit and a marking card for optical mark reader.The reading unit comprises a plurality of optical sensing devices (R1,...
Information transaction system
A content use rights discrimination card corresponding to encrypted content is sold to a user. The user transmits data recorded on the content use rights...
Television signal reception apparatus and method, and broadcast reception
apparatus and method
It is the objective of the present invention to easily change between an image display application and the viewing of a program for a digital television, and to...
A data server for use in networks in which media signals are transmitted as digital signals in packet form comprises at least one shelf having at least one card...
Transit best fare system and method
A mass transit system of a transit authority automatically determines and applies the lowest possible transit fare to a patron's account, thereby releasing the...
Data reproducing apparatus and data reproducing system for reproducing
contents stored on a removable recording...
A data reproducing apparatus according to the present invention enables a recorder to rewrite recorded contents of a memory card. A digital signal processing...
Electronic control unit having hold circuit and method therefor
When a microcomputer is automatically reset due to uncontrollable process and recovers from reset, a cancel pulse signal is outputted from the microcomputer to a...
Digital camera device for facilitating a recovery and recycling system
In a digital camera in which a photographic field is photographed and which has an image pick-up device 102 for outputting an image signal corresponding to a...
User programmable smart card interface system
A user programmable smart card interface system is disclosed having a smart card (10) and a reader/writer (1) which is able to read data from, and write data...
Electronically distributing promotional and advertising material based
upon consumer internet usage
Process steps are provided for electronically sending promotional and advertising materials based upon consumer preferences by providing a unique identifier to a...
Endoscopic imaging system making it possible to detachably attach
expansion unit having external expansion...
In an endoscopic imaging system, a signal representing an object image produced by a scope and projected by a camera head is processed by a CCU and displayed as...
Multiple parallel processor computer graphics system
An accelerated graphics processing subsystem that significantly increases the processing speed of computer graphics commands. The preferred embodiment of this...
Game system using game cards and game machine
A game system includes a plurality of game cards, a game cartridge and a game machine. Each game card visually portrays a figure of a character, stores ability...
External storage apparatus and control apparatus thereof, and data
The object of the present invention is to enable to prevent an erroneous erase of a data stored or writing another data on the data as well as to enable to...
Fare card explosive detection system and process
A substrate card, in the form of a Metrocard.RTM., farecard, keycard, passport, boarding pass or the like, presented for controlled gateway passage at an...
Method for implementing system information broadcasting function in
asynchronous mobile communication system
Asynchronous mobile communication system, and method for implementing a system information broadcasting function in an asynchronous mobile communication system....
TV card and computer system having the same
A TV card for a computer, comprising a TV signal receiving part receiving a TV signal; a TV signal processing part processing the TV signal from the TV signal...
Display apparatus and controlling method thereof
A display apparatus comprises input parts through which analog and digital video signals outputted from a video card are inputted, and a plurality of driving...
Probe card with coplanar daughter card
A probe card assembly includes a printed circuit board with tester contacts for making electrical connections to a semiconductor tester. The probe card assembly...
Information processing system that seamlessly connects real world and
A player moves point value in virtual world into an IC card and a service center updates the point value stored in the IC card based on a result of an event...
Generation of a random number that is non-divisible by a set of prime
A random number that is co-prime with a set of prime numbers is generated, without having to calculate the greatest common denominator of the numbers. The value...
Method and device for loading input data into a program when performing an
A method for enhancing data security when chip cards are used for payment transactions and input data are loaded into an algorithm when performing an...
Multilayer, oriented film capable of structuring by means of
electromagnetic radiation and composed of...
The invention relates to a multilayer, oriented film, in which at least one layer comprises a polyester which comprises an additive which, on irradiation with...
Buckslip lead generation system
A system and method for generating well qualified sales leads to a service provider, using a novel buckslip, brochure or coupon promoting a product or service...
Load balancing approach for scaling secure sockets layer performance
A load-balancing approach for scaling Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) performance is disclosed. During a handshake phase of establishing a SSL connection among a...
Optical security system
An optical security system having a key, an optic lock, and a processing system. The lock generally has a plurality of optic reflective sensors, a plurality of...
Customer administered autoload
A system and method for automatically loading a pre-selected value onto a fare card allows a patron to enter or leave a transit system gate without having to add...
Apparatus for credential authorisation
A mobile communication device, such as a mobile phone, which comprises a processor which is configured to process requests for authorisation of use of a...
Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording
The present invention relates to a process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording characterized in that it comprises: a step consisting of...
Portable digital graphic processing device
The present invention discloses a portable digital graphic processing device having the required graphic processing capability by adopting the advanced...
Keyless access sensor system
A keyless access sensor system for use with a keyless access control mechanism (KACM) is described for controlling the operation of a locking device. The KACM...
Single-layer, oriented thermoplastic polyester film capable of structuring
by means of electromagnetic...
The invention relates to a single-layer, oriented polyester film where the polyester comprises an additive which on irradiation with electromagnetic radiation...
Information storage apparatus and information processing apparatus using
In a small and thin memory module for sharing data among electronic devices such as information processing apparatuses, a write prohibit state can be visually...
Card reader and a method for reading of cards
The present invention relates to a portable card reader for communication with card provided with a chip, such as so called smart cards. The reader comprises...
Method and system to prevent fraudulent payment in credit/debit card
transactions, and terminals therefor
The present invention enables secure, valid card payments in credit transactions to be performed, preventing fraudulent card use even in cases of loss or theft...
Method and system for facilitating electronic funds transactions
A method and system for executing electronic funds transactions using a merchant based debit (MBD) card in a merchant-centric system that provides for reduced...
A memory device is so adapted that data processing time is not prolonged even when there is little bus width. A DRAM is connected to first to third buffer...
Wearable electronic device
Disclosed is a wearable electronic device including a processing device, memory that stores organization data, a wireless receiver that receives organization...
Non-volatile semiconductor memory device
When a non-volatile memory write error occurs in a card storage device containing a non-volatile memory and an error correction circuit, write data is read from...
Card reader and transaction processing apparatus
An ultrasonic wave sensor is mounted on a card reader. A detection range of the ultrasonic wave sensor covers a front surface of an inlet. The ultrasonic wave...
Data exchange system comprising portable data processing units
Data exchange system includes at least one portable data processing unit with data communication processing and memory units, the latter including an executive...
Enhanced CMTS for reliability, availability, and serviceability
A Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) is partitioned into Line Cards, I/O Cards, and a midplane to provide enhanced Reliability, Availability, and...
Method of preparing a decorated molded article
A method of preparing a molded article by means of an in-mold decoration process, is described. The method includes, providing a laminate (4) of a plurality of...
Method and apparatus for digital signal processing and method of providing
Elements necessary for a digital television receiver are structured as blocks that are a plurality of digital signal processing blocks and a host arithmetic...
Process and apparatus for displaying data on a specific area of the
surface of the display in a computer or an...
Data or a message is displayed in a specific area of a display of a computer or an interactive terminal by using a local access network (LAN) card having...