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US-6,854,054 System and method of memory management for providing data storage across a reboot
A memory management system, method and computer readable medium for use in a circuit pack or circuit card such as in a node in an optical network are described....
US-6,853,984 Method and apparatus for credit card processing via facsimile
A method and apparatus for making credit card transactions which includes utilizing a facsimile machine for transmitting credit card information and purchase...
US-6,853,680 System and process for embedded cable modem in a cable modem termination system to enable diagnostics and...
The present invention enables the self-diagnosis functionality by embedding a cable modem with the CMTS system with mechanisms to redirect the signals from...
US-6,853,617 System and method for TCP connection protection switching
If an active router Master Control Processor (MCP) fails, a backup MCP switches over without interrupting peer network router connections, because all previously...
US-6,852,081 Volume rendering in the acoustic grid methods and systems for ultrasound diagnostic imaging
Methods and systems for volume rendering three-dimensional ultrasound data sets in an acoustic grid using a graphics processing unit are provided. For example,...
US-6,851,607 Secured method for monitoring the transfer of value units in a chip card gambling system
A secure system and method for the transfer of value units between a plurality of gambling cards (CJ) and a plurality of gambling machines (200, 300). Each...
US-6,850,940 Automated on-line information service and directory, particularly for the world wide web
A computer network and a database are used to provide a hardware-independent, dynamic information system in which the information content is entirely...
US-6,850,901 System and method permitting customers to order products from multiple participating merchants
A universal automated order processing system represents multiple (e.g., hundreds or thousands) participating merchants who offer their products through the...
US-6,850,482 System and method for data traffic redirection
A system and method for intelligently redirecting data traffic from a Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) to a data network. The system can include: an...
US-6,848,997 Network game system, game device terminal used in it and storage medium
In this game system, a plurality of game devices 1 are connected to a game parent station 7 over a communication network 3, and an online game application may be...
US-6,848,611 Check cashing system
A customer interface system for use with a check processing system. The customer interface system has a check reader and a card issuing machine. The check reader...
US-6,848,047 Security managing system, data distribution apparatus and portable terminal apparatus
With a portable compact flash card retaining application software/database set in a portable terminal, the portable terminal performs data processing by...
US-6,847,998 Apparatus for control and certification of the delivery of goods
An apparatus for control and certification of the delivery of goods and for the concurrent control and certification of the execution of the related payment...
US-6,847,953 Process and method for secure online transactions with calculated risk and against fraud
An electronic commerce process that facilitates online transactions among multiple participants, that prevents consumer fraud due to pirated payment card...
US-6,845,916 IC card having memory contents transfer control unit and method of storing data in IC card
For addressing a problem of a long connecting time of an IC card with an information processing apparatus and a long external power supply time due to storage of...
US-6,845,367 Process and device for internet payments by means of security modules
The present invention describes a device and a method for performing cashless payments between a customer and a dealer. The advantages of the present invention...
US-6,845,327 Point-of-care in-vitro blood analysis system
Devices for cost-effectively performing in-vitro diagnostic chemical analyses at multiple distributed locations within a medical institution are disclosed. One...
US-6,841,784 Radiation sensor device
A radiation sensor device (20) for detection of radiation. A sensor device with an array of radiation sensitive elements (24) forming a sensor surface (26) is...
US-6,840,448 Portable information processing apparatus
When an IC card module is used for a small portable information apparatus such as a portable telephone terminal, the module has a size much smaller than an...
US-6,839,857 Interrupt controller in an interface device or information processing system
There is disclosed an interface device which can prevent the freezing of an information processing system caused occupation of a system bus even when a wait...
US-6,839,847 Information processing equipment and IC card
An IC card having a storage memory including a program storage unit for storing a program and a data storage unit for storing data and a central processing unit...
US-6,839,772 Chip card reader having contact and contactless operating modes
The invention relates to a chip card reader (10) comprising a central processing unit (20) comprising means (MP2, MEM2, PG20, 23) for emitting and receiving, on...
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...
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