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US-6,755,418 What's for dinner board game
A board game includes a game board with four food groups represented on four sides by individual spaces for particular food items in the food group. The object...
US-6,755,342 Credit card validation for an interactive wireless network
An apparatus and method for validating a credit card over a wireless network. The apparatus includes a gateway for sending a credit card validation reply message...
US-6,755,341 Method for storing data in payment card transaction
A data packet can be dynamically stored in a magnetic strip by an encoder of an electronic card and subsequently transferred to a money source after it is read...
US-6,754,729 Internally connected network interface cards for clustered processing
A single-chassis clustered network system (10) having internal connectors (14) that eliminate the need for wiring out the back of the chassis. Each main board...
US-6,754,606 Method of protecting a circuit arrangement for processing data
A method of protecting a circuit arrangement for processing data, particularly a microprocessor, preferably a smart card controller, in which circuit...
US-6,754,559 Automatic vending machine and sales method thereof
An automatic vending machine which is highly reliable and which does not require any complicated operations when performing sales using a non-contact IC card,...
US-6,754,385 Ruled line extracting apparatus for extracting ruled line from normal document image and method thereof
A ruled line extracting apparatus obtains circumscribed rectangles of pixel concatenation regions included in an input pattern, and calculates the most frequent...
US-6,752,718 Role playing video game using cards
A game program realizes a role playing game using cards with originality and amusement. In processing for selecting a scenario, a character is solicited to...
US-6,752,313 Method and system for establishing a credit card transaction processing merchant account
A method is provided allowing an application processing entity such as an independent sales organization (ISO) or an acquirer bank (ACQ) to establish an active...
US-6,751,698 Multiprocessor node controller circuit and method
Improved method and apparatus for parallel processing. One embodiment provides a multiprocessor computer system that includes a first and second node controller,...
US-6,751,665 Providing window updates from a computer to a network interface device
An intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) works with a host computer for data communication. The device provides a...
US-6,751,476 Information processing apparatus, wireless communication card, and information processing system
An information processing apparatus utilizes a function of a wireless communication card including a control section and a wireless communication section. The...
US-6,751,309 Method and apparatus for extending calls to internal switch extensions out to external network endpoints
A private branch exchange (PBX) or other communication system switch processes a call to determine if an identifier associated with the call has a corresponding...
US-6,749,229 Machine insertable promotional card
A promotional card including a base card defining front and rear surfaces with at least one of the surfaces having indicia thereon and a token attached to at...
US-6,749,123 Transaction card
The present invention relates to a process for producing an opaque, transparent or translucent transaction card having multiple features, such as a holographic...
US-6,749,113 System for card processing, embossing and fulfillment
A system and method for processing a request for a CIU (card issuance unit), and embossing the CIU for a cardholder. A CIU is a credit card, smart card, phone...
US-6,748,457 Data storewidth accelerator
Data storage controllers employing lossless or lossy data compression and decompression to provide accelerated data storage and retrieval bandwidth. In one...
US-6,748,365 Method and system for redeeming product marketing rebates
A system and method for processing product marketing rebate claims submitted by a consumer in satisfaction of a rebate offer, the consumer having purchased...
US-6,747,875 Surface mount power supplies for standard assembly process
This improved surface mount power supply can withstand the rigors of the manufacturing process and still create sturdy and robust connection to a user's circuit...
US-6,747,440 Voltage regulator circuit for smart card ICs
The circuit contains a series regulator with an FET. A capacitor and a further FET, which is provided as a transfer gate and is driven by the POR signal, are...
US-6,744,779 Data processing system
The data processing system includes I/O units for transmitting and receiving data, control units for processing the data, and a common bus unit including a...
US-6,744,758 Systems and methods for multiple mode voice and data communications using intelligently bridged TDM and packet...
Systems and methods by which voice/data communications may occur in multiple modes/protocols are disclosed. In particular, systems and methods are provided for...
US-6,744,757 Private branch exchange systems for packet communications
A process (111,101) of sending packets of real-time information at a sender (311) includes steps of initially generating at the sender the packets of real-time...
US-6,744,633 Card insulator and retention guide for a computer system having hot plugable adapter cards
The present invention is an information processing system. The information system comprises a housing, a card insulator, and a card insulator guide. The card...
US-6,744,377 Vehicle-mounted apparatus of a dedicated short range communications system
A vehicle-mounted apparatus of a dedicated short-range communications system is capable of informing a discount of an amount of toll to a user. The apparatus...
US-6,742,714 Proximity card with incorporated PIN code protection
An identification card, typically of the proximity type, having on its outer structure a numeric keyboard. When approaching a high security entrance, the user...
US-6,742,712 Information card and information card system
An information card and card system that eliminates forgery and illegal use of a card. The information card includes a memory that stores information data, which...
US-6,742,704 Multiple-service card system
A system and method for providing a multiple-service card is disclosed. As a result, a card member 108 is provided with a single card that serves as both a...
US-6,742,118 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, data recording medium, and information...
An improvement in protecting information transmitted via a network from illegal copying is disclosed. While data input from an information provider via a network...
US-6,742,068 Data server with hot replaceable processing unit modules
A data server having a plurality of hot replaceable processing unit modules. Each module includes a motherboard having plugged therein: a CPU; a main memory; an...
US-6,739,506 Credit card referral methods
A method includes providing an authorized user of a credit card issued by a service provider, the authorized user referring customers to the service provider for...
US-6,738,082 System and method of data entry for a cluster analysis program
A graphical user interface for use in a data processing system for facilitating data entry for cluster analysis. In a preferred embodiment, the graphical user...
US-6,737,004 Process of making splittable microfiber substrate
A microfiber substrate of improved carding ability and its manufacturing method, and more particularly a micro-fiber spun by conjugated melting of ...
US-6,736,918 Process for producing cards
A process for producing cards is provided, which can avoid exposure, on card surface, of unevennesses of components such as IC chips, capacitors and antenna...
US-6,736,313 Card reader module with pin decryption
A card reader module includes capabilities for receiving and decrypting an encrypted user PIN to facilitate off-line transaction authorization. In an off-line...
US-6,735,629 Method and apparatus for real-time protocol analysis using an active and adaptive auto-throtting CPU allocation...
In a probe system for monitoring and analyzing data flow and associated activities between devices connected in common to a point in a network, in the mode of...
US-6,735,531 Method and apparatus for automatic tissue staining
To simplify the process of preparing microscope slides, an automatic staining apparatus is disclosed. The disclosed automatic staining apparatus comprises an...
US-6,735,484 Printer with a process diagnostics system for detecting events
An identification card printer for printing an identification card includes a print mechanism configured to print onto the identification card. A process signal...
US-6,735,292 Method and system for priority call processing
A method of and system for providing special call processing based upon called party specified masks and the status of electronic mail, electronic calendar, and...
US-6,735,286 Telephone system integrated text based communication processes, apparatus and systems
System are generally comprised of a ("PBX") module, a text server, a voice mail system, at least one telephone, at least one terminal device, and in some cases,...
US-6,734,887 Process for printing a metallic security feature on identification cards and cards produced therefrom
A thermal transfer printing process for making identification cards is provided. The process involves printing indicia onto a dye-receptive surface of a card...
US-6,732,936 Transparent/translucent financial transaction card
A financial transaction card is transparent or translucent to human viewing yet detectable by automated card processing equipment. The card includes a ...
US-6,732,925 Card processing device and card processing method
A card processor having a diagnosis process that can be started easily. A card processor comprising a card insert port (4), card moving unit (22 to 25),...
US-6,732,922 System enablement of automatic fare collection devices using a network
A system for Internet Enablement of automatic fare collection devices, such as smart cards, interfaces to smart card fare systems to increase the ability to sell...
US-6,732,649 Methods for providing custom rubber stamps
The present invention relates to an improved retail process and apparatuses for putting customized marking devices, commonly called rubber stamps, in the hands...
US-6,732,275 Securing encrypted files in a PC and PC peripheral environment
A process and apparatus for ensuring that encrypted files accessed either in a personal computer or in the peripheral environment of a personal computer, are...
US-6,732,213 Multiple processor computer
A computer is provided that has a plurality of insertion cards that are interconnected via a bus. One insertion card includes a local processing unit and a first...
US-6,731,832 Detection of module insertion/removal in a modular optical network, and methods and apparatus therefor
An optical switch architecture in an optical communications network. The imminent removal of a line card from a slot at the optical switch is detected to inform...
US-6,731,281 Method for two-dimensional pixel representation of objects on a display device
In a method for two-dimensional pixel representation of an object on a display device, to represent the object surface using polygonal surface elements pixel...
US-6,728,881 Fingerprint and signature identification and authorization card and pen
An authorization system uses card and signature devices to provide access to a machine. The devices include capacitance grids positioned on different surface...
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