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Noncontact reader/writer, information communication system using the same,
and management system using the same
A noncontact reader/writer is disclosed which performs, at a high speed, a processing of communication, such as read or write, with a plurality of noncontact...
Electronic locker system
An electronic locker system which is provided with: a locker for housing luggage; a reading means for electrically reading a depositor identifier that has been...
Device for reproducing data
A cellular phone (100) stores encrypted content data and encrypted license key distributed thereto in a memory card (110). The cellular phone (100) and the...
A method, program, and system for processing electronic receipts within a computer network are provided. The present invention comprises creating a customer...
Line card and method for supporting pots, asymmetric DSL and symmetric DSL
A line card and method is provided which supports symmetric and asymmetric telecommunication services, such as symmetric and asymmetric DSL services. The line...
Facsimile distribution manager
A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for electronically distributing facsimile messages directly to users according to recipient...
Door-lock-opening method for home delivery locker
In a door-lock-opening method for a home delivery locker which includes a home delivery locker and a managing company that are connected to each other through a...
Image processing system and method for recording image according to
feature/type of the recording member
An image processing system includes an image forming device 100 and an image transmission device 101. The image transmission device 101 is equipped with a driver...
Apparatus and method for redundancy of processing modules interfaced to a
The present invention is a core interface mechanism that permits 1:N type port protection on the core side of the switch such that core bandwidth is not wasted...
Continual-image processing device for printing or displaying images
A continual-image processing device comprises a liquid crystal display panel, on which an image read from a PC card is displayed. By operating a jog dial, the...
Method and system for securely handling information between two information
Described is a mechanism for securely handling an information unit by a first information processing device (2), for instance a terminal device like a chip card...
Card-making method and system as well as heat treatment mechanism for cards
and image-forming apparatus...
In a card-making method and system, an authentication card is made from a raw card having a readable and writable information-storing portion formed therein, by...
Cache memory for texture mapping process in three-dimensional graphics and
method for reducing penalty due to...
A cache memory for a texture mapping process which is applicable to a high performance three-dimensional graphics card for a personal computer, three-dimensional...
Separating device for a textile processing machine
In a device on a spinning preparatory machines, especially a carding machine, cleaning machine or the like for cotton having at least one separating blade for...
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...
Multi-card device for telecommunications, and process for automatically
managing telephone communications
A multi-card cellular telephone apparatus includes a central processing unit and a plurality of SIM cards connected to the central processing unit through slots....
Electronic transaction system
An all-purpose transaction system using a universal card is disclosed herein. The universal card is issued by a transaction card processing center (TCPC) and can...
Apparatus and method for controlling a card device
An apparatus controls a card device. The apparatus includes an interface unit and a control unit. The interface unit receives a command issued by a host system....
Information processing method
Main image information representing a portrait face image of a person is prepared. Predetermined pattern image information, used as sub image information, is...
Name card creating apparatus
When the printing pattern of an existent name card is read by a name card reading section, the image of the name card generated by the reading process is...
High-whiteness, biaxially oriented polyester film, its use and process for
The present invention relates to a high-whiteness, biaxially oriented polyester film with at least a base layer made from polyester. The base layer of the...
Method for implementing PC card bus compatible element on application PCI
bus based apparatus and circuits therefor
The present invention is a method of providing a bus switching device on an application PCI bus based apparatus for separating a command bus from data buses of a...
System for securing data on a data carrier
System for protecting data on a data carrier on which is stored an accessible medium code and data only accessible after presenting an access code, comprises: a)...
Credit instrument and system with automated payment of club, merchant, and
service provider fees
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....
Generating revenue for the use of softgoods that are freely distributed
over a network
An on-line electronic commerce transaction for facilitating purchase of digital products (softgoods) after enabling a user to preview the softgoods. Creators of...
Remote ordering device
A remote ordering device for placing orders though cell phones or other data entry and wireless transmission devices and a data receiving station to receive the...
Multi-element separation modules for a fiber processing machine
A device is provided for separating out foreign particles and/or neps in a pre-carding zone and/or a post-carding zone of a carding machine having a carding...
Method of data caching on a smartcard
Smartcards are gaining acceptance as a secure medium for storing information, typically of a personal and confidential nature. Unfortunately, the process of...
Telephone dialing apparatus capable of directly downloading telephone
directory from mobile phone subscriber...
A telephone dialing apparatus capable of directly downloading electronic telephone directory from a mobile phone subscriber identity module (SIM) card to provide...
Central inlet circuit board assembly
An improved circuit board assembly includes a cover or other member disposed adjacent to the substrate and, for example, spaced therefrom so as to define a...
Express card housing structure
The invention discloses an express card housing structure serves as a housing for accommodating light in weight, small in size and portable hardware devices,...
Methods and systems for production of transaction cards
Methods and systems are provided for producing transaction cards. A reference number is assigned to each of the cards, which are fabricated in accordance with a...
Method and apparatus for authentication and payment for devices
participating in Jini communities
Architectures that enable different types of security devices to operate interchangeably in very large network environments for authentication and metered access...
System and method for managing connections between a client and a server
An adapter card for managing connections between clients and a network server off-loads the connection management burden from the server. The adapter card...
Funds distribution system connected with point of sale transaction
An automated way for sales establishments to extend point of sale (POS) cash transactions to allow consumers to save change or transfer discretionary funds into...
Integrated circuit probe card
An integrated circuit probe card comprises a circuit board and a plurality of probes provided with a first pitch between them. The circuit board is constituted...
Ejection mechanism of card connector
An ejection mechanism of card connector includes a guiding wall, a cam member, a slider, a spring and a supporting shaft. The guiding wall, the cam member and...
Blank and method for making coupon cards
The blank is made of a sheet of paper of a size suitable for processing through imaging machines, such as ink jet printers and laser printers. For example, the...
Method for playing a card game
A card game wherein a first set of cards is dealt face up and arranged in a row. Each card represents a first card of one hand of a plurality of separate hands...
Network management server combining PDUs to minimize bandwidth consumption
at data link layer
A data processing network and an associated method of transmitting protocol data units (PDU) is disclosed. The network includes a first server including a first...
Method and apparatus for communicating with a card distribution center for
selecting, ordering, and sending...
A system for communicating with a card distribution center for selecting, ordering, and sending social expression cards using a personal computer. The user can...
Processing apparatus, program, or system of secret information
To provide a secure cryptographic device such as an IC card which can endure TA (Timing Attack), DPA (Differential Power Analysis), SPA (Simple Power Analysis),...
Process of making web or fiberfill from polytrimethylene terephthalate
The invention relates to webs or batts including polytrimethylene terephthalate crimped staple fibers and fiberfill products comprising such webs and batts, as...
Efficient test structure for non-volatile memory and other semiconductor
A test system includes a test wafer having non-volatile memory dies and an exposed set of pads. A probe wafer includes test circuitry, a first set of pads...
Embedded server chassis hardware master system and method
A system and method for monitoring a plurality of server processing cards of a server chassis includes selecting at least one hardware master from among a...
Computerized password verification system and method for ATM transactions
A computerized password verification system and associated method is disclosed for discreet recognition and reporting of a duress transaction being imposed upon...
Telecommunications provider agent
The invention is a provider agent product and method that operates as a software interface between a telephony card and a session manager in an advanced...
Wafer level testing and bumping process
A wafer level testing and bumping process is provided. A plurality of test pads serving as testing point for testing and analyzing the circuits within the wafer...
Bill processing apparatus with credit card reader
A bill processing apparatus with a credit card reader is configured such that a credit card insert slot (9) for inserting a credit card (50) therein is formed in...
Coin processing device
A coin processing device, which ascertains genuine or counterfeit nature and denomination of inserted coins, accommodates coins that have been ascertained to be...