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US-6,839,229 Information processing device and external unit
Disclosed herein is an information processing device including a body having a first surface and a second surface, the first surface being provided with a...
US-6,839,064 Image file generation
A CPU 200 displays on the display screen of a display device 20 the image data of an image received file via a memory card MC or a connecting cable CV. The CPU...
US-6,837,427 Advertising compliance monitoring system
An advertising compliance monitoring system is provided that includes a tag affixed to a sign or marketing material or shopper ID card, the tag communicating...
US-6,837,426 Method and system for account activation
A method of activating a prepaid account uses an existing electronic funds transfer network which includes a point-of-sale (POS) terminal, debit/credit card...
US-6,835,908 Method and apparatus for electrospark deposition
A method and apparatus for controlling electrospark deposition (ESD) comprises using electrical variable waveforms from the ESD process as a feedback parameter....
US-6,834,795 Secure user authentication to computing resource via smart card
A simplified user authentication to a computer resource utilizing a smart card. When a new user is issued a smart card, he or she is also issued a user name (ID)...
US-6,834,333 Data processing device, data storage device, data processing method, and program providing medium for storing...
A data processing device includes a memory interface (I/F) unit and a control unit. When accessing a data storage device such as a memory card having a built-in...
US-6,834,271 Apparatus for and method of secure ATM debit card and credit card payment transactions via the internet
The present invention is directed to a combination software and/or hardware system that provides consumers and merchants with a secure method for making and...
US-6,832,758 Mobile feeder system
A mobile feeder is presented for separating flat products, in particular folded sheets, flat sheets, cards, inserts and the like, for printed-product processing...
US-6,832,731 Memory card and contents distributing system and method
A memory card is disclosed, which comprises a content interface, an interface driver, a card interface controller, a security processing section which supplies...
US-6,832,720 Debit card with activation control
A secured debit card package having an embedded value and being adapted to be sold from open and unprotected retail shelving. The secured debit card package...
US-6,832,679 Device for processing card-shaped information carriers, such as bank cards, credit cards, identification cards,...
A device for processing card-shaped information carriers has at least one track, at least one processing station with at least one movable carrier with a...
US-6,830,178 Combination bank/phone card and method
A combination bank/calling card and method for personal telephone, merchant and bank transactions is described. The bank/phone card is similar to a debit/credit...
US-6,829,676 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...
US-6,829,675 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...
US-6,829,674 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...
US-6,829,597 Method, apparatus and computer program product for processing cashless payments
A computer program product and programmed method for performing cashless payments between a customer and a dealer via a bank. The invention is embodied in an...
US-6,829,596 Account/asset activation device and method
An asset/account activation device and method are provided. According to a first preferred method, an asset may be activated by a point of sale device utilizing...
US-6,829,593 Method and system to provide objects, especially documents, multimedia objects, software applications and/or...
Method with which a first user of a mobile telecommunications network, in which users are identified with a chip card by the provider of the telecommunications...
US-6,829,249 Voice-over internet protocol
A system and method is designed for upgrading a digital PBX used with a pulse code modulation (PCM) telephone system by providing an interface card connected to...
US-6,827,713 Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling use of medical devices
A device for treating a tissue region is supplied with a separate usage key card. The usage key card comprises a storage medium, which is formatted to contain an...
US-6,827,278 Data carrier
A data carrier is disclosed. The data carrier includes a data processing unit and at least one contactless interface via which the data processing unit can be...
US-6,827,209 Collection case
A collection case combines a trading card with an actual piece of associated memorabilia to enhance its value. The collection case encapsulates the two items...
US-6,826,544 Automated loan repayment
Systems and methods for automated loan repayment involve utilizing consumer payment authorization, clearing, and settlement systems to allow a merchant to reduce...
US-6,826,456 System and method for controlling server chassis cooling fans
A system and method for controlling server chassis cooling fans includes monitoring operating temperatures associated with each of a plurality of temperature...
US-6,826,311 Hough transform supporting methods and arrangements
The Hough Transform is a computer vision algorithm that can robustly detect a wide variety of features such as lines, circles, and anything else that can be...
US-6,826,281 Storage-encryption-retrieval device and method with resulting business processes
An encryption device includes a card with a grid comprising multiple rows and columns defining boxes for receiving individual characters. One of the columns or...
US-6,824,043 Electronic ballot-box
Electronic ballot box of the type used in elections that not only enables the voting slips to be scanned when they are deposited in the box, despite the fact of...
US-RE38,663 Method for semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards
A method of semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards to separate currency stacks in a batch of currency fed into a currency processing machine....
US-6,823,422 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...
US-6,823,065 Auto-dial business card system
A business card communication system and auto-dial business cards. The auto-dial business cards include business information indicia and computer readable call...
US-6,820,802 Online card activation system and method
A method for online account activation between a consumer having an account with a service provider interacting with at least a first computing system and a...
US-6,820,208 IC card, IC chip, data assuring method and power supply monitor method
An IC card of the present invention, which receives a power supply or a radio wave from an upper apparatus so as to operate an internal IC chip, has, for...
US-6,819,686 Backplane protocol
A method and apparatus for transferring information in a communications system is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises creating a frame of...
US-6,819,359 Method and apparatus for controlling the processing of signals containing defective pixels in accordance with...
A digital camera has a moving image mode in which display images are sequentially displayed on a color liquid crystal monitor and a still image mode in which a...
US-6,819,219 Method for biometric-based authentication in wireless communication for access control
Smart cards systems that are utilized in biometric authentication are slow in processing and have the cards themselves have the added disadvantage of being...
US-6,816,590 System and method of configuring a network element
A communication switch is provided for customer premise equipment. The switch comprises a communication module which processes communications between elements in...
US-6,816,275 Network system and network interface card
An object is, by connecting a network interface card to a network, to achieve marked increases in functions, as compared to usage without the connection. A...
US-6,815,961 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...
US-6,814,597 Subscriber identity module (SIM) card connector with ejector
A Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card connector with ejector includes a housing, a plurality of contacts which is brought into contact with an external contact...
US-6,814,297 Method and arrangement for controlling access to EEPROMs and a corresponding computer software product and a...
The invention relates to a method and an arrangement for controlling access to EEPROMs' and to a corresponding computer software product and a corresponding...
US-6,814,285 Credit information storage and transferring device
A credit information storage and transferring device for using one debit card for multiple credit accounts. The credit information storage and transferring...
US-6,813,716 Secure calling card and authentication process
Service is authorized through a process that employs a randomly sequenced table lookup that is based on predetermined information that was randomly assigned. In...
US-6,812,922 Digital monitor
In a system like a PC, the function of a graphics card is included with the monitor. A processor sends update signals to the monitor to modify image content. The...
US-6,811,083 IC card, and method and program for preventing illegal use of IC card
IC card receiving power from terminal and performing process, IC card comprises storage storing first identification information uniquely assigned to IC card,...
US-6,811,082 Advanced magnetic stripe bridge (AMSB)
A novel bridge device and accompanying methodology which link the world of the smart cards to that of the magnetic finance cards is described. This bridge device...
US-6,810,518 Migration of different source languages to an execution medium
The invention automatically executes, in a single execution medium, a number of programs written in source languages to which respective execution media are...
US-6,810,479 System and method for configuring and managing resources on a multi-purpose integrated circuit card using a...
A computerized system offers a uniform platform for conducting electronic transactions in multiple different environments. The system includes a portable,...
US-6,810,200 Digital data processing device that restricts usage of data present on a recording medium
A digital data recording control system reads music data from a CD and records (i.e., copies) the music data onto an SD card. The CD also stores an ISRC that...
US-6,810,031 Method and device for distributing bandwidth
A method and device for controlling bandwidth distribution through a switch fabric is provided wherein a plurality of line cards and processor cards are...
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