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Telecommunications terminals management
Methods and systems for telecommunications terminals management that include at least one telecommunications terminal and an attached computer. The...
Method of providing an externally accessible flash memory card with
security feature in a network computer
A computer chassis for covering and protecting the components of a data processing system. In a preferred embodiment, the computer chassis includes a chassis...
IC card housing and method of manufacture
A method is provided for manufacturing a housing for containing an IC card. The method includes the steps of stamping a pair of metal covers with at least one of...
Image signal processing unit and electronic still camera
An electronic still camera which is able to substantially lessen the amount of trouble of inserting and drawing a PC card during photographing or when image data...
Antistatic polyester film and process for producing the same
An antistatic polyester film having the excellent antistatic property and improved appearance of a coating layer, and a process for producing the same are...
System and method for generating and executing insurance policies for
A system and method for providing a gambling loss insurance policy automatically computes insurance premiums and processes gambling sessions covered by the...
Terminal unit in which waterproof effect is improved
A terminal unit has a mechanism processing an information recording card and a slit into which the card is inserted. The slit is provided on a side surface of...
Fund-raising terminal and method for accepting monetary contributions by
use of an information bearing card
An electronic fund-raising monetary contributions terminal and a method of inducing and facilitating the solicitation and making of hundreds of monetary...
System for controlling operation of an external storage utilizing reduced
number of status signals for...
A data processing apparatus and an external storage apparatus arranged to transmit data by using serial signals and capable of reducing the number of signal...
Portable object reader terminal and process for self-diagnosis and
supervision of same
A terminal includes a memory in which is stored an application program and further includes at least one output constituted either by a display, or by a printer,...
Method and apparatus for a cross-connect system with automatic facility
information transference to a remote...
Automatic facility information transfer to remote locations in cross-connect systems is accomplished by providing limited telephone services to wired premises...
EMI shielding ventilation structure
A data processing system including but not limited to an enclosure of the data processing system having a waveguide-below-cutoff EMI-attenuating air ventilation...
IC package with quick connect feature
An apparatus and method allowing the leads of an integrated circuit (IC) package to provide the electrical interface between an IC die housed within the IC...
Card with built-in electronic part and production process thereof
Disclosed herein is a card with a built-in electronic part, in which an ink-receiving layer is provided on at least one side of the card, and an electronic part...
Method and apparatus for authentication of documents by using the intensity
profile of moire patterns
The present invention relates to a new method and apparatus for authenticating documents such as banknotes, trust papers, securities, identification cards,...
Method for the continuous fabrication of access control and identification
cards with embedded electronics or...
Cards, labels and the like containing embedded microcircuits or other elements are fabricated in a continuous process by introducing microcircuits between...
Gaming machine system operable with general purpose charge cards
In a gaming establishment, a player feeds a general purpose charge card such as a VISA, MasterCard or AMERICAN EXPRESS card to a reader at a gaming machine or...
Secure electronic commerce employing integrated circuit cards
A system for network-based electronic commerce employing integrated circuit cards is provided. In one embodiment, cardholder authentication is provided by use of...
Method and computer program product for scheduling network communication
packets originating from different...
A method and computer program product for scheduling network communication packets in a multimedia environment where different packet streams have reservations...
Passing a communication control block from host to a local device such that
a message is processed on the device
A system for protocol processing in a computer network has an intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) associated with...
Electronic scoring process
An electronic scoring process which comprises assigning a smart card to a player, and opening an electronic record for that smart card at least one a master...
Test process and apparatus for testing singulated semiconductor die
A known good die testing apparatus for pre-package testing singulated semiconductor die includes a plurality of test nests for receiving at least one of the...
Counterfeit-resistant materials and a method and apparatus for
Fluorescent dichroic fibers randomly incorporated within a media provide an improved method for authentication and counterfeiting protection. The dichroism is...
Connector, data processing apparatus, and network apparatus
The present invention provides a network apparatus for a network of ring topology configuration in which an insertion of an I/O card automatically ring-connects...
Internet-based credit interchange system of converting purchase credit
awards through credit exchange system...
An Internet-based purchase credit award interchange center is described which interfaces with a credit award exchange center for conversion of any form of...
Mobile phone distribution system having programming and tracking
A mobile telephone programming and accounting system that includes an integrated hardware system interlinking a telephone unit, a telephone interlink receiver,...
Broadband video switch that performs program merging and method therefor
A network (10) includes a broadband customer service module (B-CSM) (20). The B-CSM (20) includes a plurality of feeder interface cards (FICs) (36) and optical...
Card processing apparatus and method
A card processing apparatus process the card having the magnetic layer containing two types magnetic material. The one of the magnetic materials increases...
Integrated circuit card, integrated circuit card processing system, and
integrated circuit card authentication...
An IC card processing system includes a telephone set for generating random number data, an IC card for processing value data, a secret key, and random number...
Telephony-enabled network processing device with separate TDM bus and host
system backplane bus
A PC-based server platform includes a first backplane bus used for transferring data and commands to various PC peripheral devices. A network router and a...
Reading data from a smart card
A method of reading use-variable data from a smart card (1) includes selected data in the answer-to-reset signal sent from the card in response to a reset signal...
Processing american buffalo hair to produce a yarn
A method for making a pure buffalo yarn is disclosed and includes the steps of, scouring a buffalo fleece with detergent and water at a temperature of at least...
Signal processing system including plurality of processing cards
communicating with plurality of independent CPU
A voice processing architecture is disclosed wherein a plurality of voice processing cards are resident on a network but which are not deployed within a resident...
Interconnection structure and process module assembly and rework
An interconnection structure and methods for making and detaching the same are presented for column and ball grid array (CGA and BGA) structures by using a...
Pressure seal form production
A mailer type business form is constructed from an intermediate having a plurality of pressure activated cohesive cooperating patterns, and a card is mounted on...
Method and apparatus for controlling a gaming operation
A system for controlling a gaming operation comprises a secure processing and memory apparatus in the form of a smart card, together with non-secure input and...
Educational treasure hunt game
An educational treasure hunt game provides for teaching young children or others the basics of writing and reading, by conducting a physical search for cards...
Process for acquiring and/or paying a fee for exhaust pollutants and a
motor vehicle with an exhaust pollutant...
A process is disclosed for determining and/or paying a compensation for pollutants in the exhaust fumes of a combustion unit (1). The pollutants in the exhaust...
PCMCIA-based point of sale transaction system
The present invention provides a PCMCIA-compliant generic laptop computer or personal digital assistant ("PDA") device with an add-on module that together with...
Data transfer between a computer and a digital storage device using a
computer sound card to convert the...
Data is transferred from a computer to a recording/reproducing device using a sound (audio) card installed in the computer with audio output ports for two...
Signal storing circuit semiconductor device, gate array and IC-card
It is an object to provide signal storing circuits and related devices capable of storing resulting data even when the power supply thereto is suspended, and to...
User interface methodology supporting light data entry for microprocessor
device having limited user input
A portable computing device or "information appliance" having terse user input (e.g., limit set of keys) is provided with an improved user interface. A six-key...
Dosimetry apparatus and method
A dosimeter analysis system provides the capability to easily handle the radiochromic pieces of film which are commonly employed as dosimeters and make an...
Music organizer and entertainment center
A music organizer and entertainment center provides a center having a microprocessor, sound card functions and high-volume data storage and retrieval units for...
Apparatus for processing warped, bowed and bent credit cards
A credit or smart card reader for processing bent, bowed, or warped credit or smart cards. A standard reader has an insertion slot for inserting a card to be...
Device and process for cleaning web-squeezing rollers at output from a
Device and process for cleaning web-squeezing rollers (5, 6) at output from a carding machine, and their scraper blades (17), in which the said blades are...
Method and system for arbitrating path contention in a crossbar
A method and system for transmitting data among a plurality of cards in a crossbar interconnect network having a plurality of cards each having source paths and...
Method for providing bank card transaction data
A method of providing bank transaction data for a merchant via the Internet includes displaying on a computer connected to a host a graphical user interface...
Information system for golf carts and system for calculation of use and/or
acquisition of use data
The invention concerns an information system for displaying in a vehicle used to transport at least one person playing golf. This system comprises a base station...
Information input apparatus
An information processing apparatus capable of receiving and processing a variety of types of input is shown with features that make it easy to add properly...