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US-6,065,672 Method for currency distribution and management
A method for currency management and tracking utilizing a unique standardized cassette for the transportation of note bundles and loading of note bundles into...
US-6,065,068 System for storing and updating configuration information about I/O card and using stored configuration...
A modular distributed I/O system includes a computer coupled to module banks through a network bus. A module bank includes a communication module, terminal...
US-6,064,988 Data processing system including transaction authorization device
A supersmart card system is provided for authorizing transactions between a transaction card user and a merchant. The supersmart card system includes a plurality...
US-6,064,987 Method and apparatus for providing and processing installment plans at a terminal
A central controller receives from a POS terminal a purchase price and a financial account identifier. The financial account identifier specifies a financial...
US-6,062,979 Video card game machine
A video card game machine has a central processing unit for simulating a card game in accordance with a game control program and a display for displaying a...
US-6,062,904 PC card connector
Disclosed is a PC card connector wherein since only one board is used, the number of steps necessary for carrying out, e.g., soldering on the board in the...
US-6,061,876 Textile recycling machine
A textile fiber recycling machine for reprocessing hard thread waste, woven and non-woven fabrics, carpets, rugs, and the like. Material to be recycled is fed in...
US-6,061,668 Control system for pay-per-use applications
An integrated electronic system consisting of a network of appliances and machines, such as clothes washers and dryers, vending machines, or other equipment,...
US-6,061,656 Computer-based trading card system and method
A collection system using a computer or smart device system wherein the collection items (or more specifically their unlocking keys) are contained in various...
US-6,061,176 Microscope system for observation and display of microcirculation at multiple body areas
Disclosed is a microscope system for observation and display of microcirculation of blood at multiple body areas. The system includes an optical microscope and a...
US-6,060,332 Hybrid device with flush-mounted contacts for generating acoustic signals, and method for making same
A process for manufacturing a hybrid card, and a hybrid card which functions as a smart card with flush contacts and/or produces acoustic signals which can be...
US-6,060,323 Method and device for measuring blood coagulation or lysis by viscosity changes
The present invention provides a single-use electronic device and test card for use therein which performs a coagulation or lysis assay of a blood sample. The...
US-6,058,582 Napper machine
A napper fabric processing machine implements a number of improvements. First, the worker rolls are aluminum, reducing their weight and attachable to the...
US-6,058,477 System and method for authentication, and device and method for authentication
In authentication using a plurality of cipher keys, the authentication time is shortened. In the case that an encipher key to encipher key are required to take...
US-6,058,434 Apparent network interface for and between embedded and host processors
An apparent network interface permits one processor such as a processor embedded within a larger processing system (an embedded processor) to communicate to a...
US-6,058,372 Interactive self-service hard drive copying system
A stand-alone, interactive, self-service kiosk for initializing and copying computer hard drives and methods for the operation of the kiosk are disclosed. The...
US-6,057,860 Synchronous serial display monitor control and communications bus interface
A monitor interface cable for transmitting display data and command data between a computer system and a display monitor preferably including a microcontroller....
US-6,056,323 Sheet articles producing apparatus and processes
Apparatus for use in producing articles (136), each comprising a sheet (10) folded with a first set of concertina folds and transverse to these a second set of...
US-6,055,595 Apparatus and method for starting and terminating an application program
A utility program previously registers card/program registration information indicating a correspondence relation between the names of various cards and file...
US-6,054,008 Process for adhesively attaching a temporary lid to a microelectronic package
A process and apparatus for picking up and moving a microelectronic package during card assembly operations. A temporary lid having a top surface and a bottom...
US-6,053,999 Fiberfill structure
A process of preparing new down-like clusters employs a method of point-bonding thermoplastic cut fibers in a stack of webs of carded fibers or continuous...
US-6,052,772 Memory request protocol method
A memory request protocol allows a memory request to be withdrawn or "cancelled" without penalty so no memory resource is wasted in doing so during an assigned...
US-6,052,690 Coherent data structure with multiple interaction contexts for a smart card
Data exchange system includes at least one portable data processing unit (5) having data communication elements (14), processing device (15) and memory elements...
US-6,051,187 Reusable steam test pack
A reusable test pack suitable for monitoring a steam sterilization process which includes an outer sealable pouch which is permeable to steam. A removable insert...
US-6,049,810 Method and apparatus for implementing a write barrier of a garbage collected heap
Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed describing a data structure and associated processes that optimize garbage collection....
US-6,049,790 Protected keypad apparatus
The invention relates to protected keypad apparatus, in particular for machines actuated by insertion of an electronic smart card. The keypad proper (10)...
US-6,048,270 Data-transfer device
The present invention comprises at least a serial data interface unit, a data buffer unit, a data processing unit, and a serial/parallel data interface unit. It...
US-6,047,342 PC processing card for decoding operations
Disclosed are methods and apparatuses for providing additional functionality to a computer system. In one embodiment a PCMCIA (PC) processing card is coupled to...
US-6,047,070 Process for ensuring a securing interface between a telephone with a card and the network in a telephone system
In the method for dialing only preprogrammed telephone numbers, it is provided that when there is a desire for access or connection, the telephone number is...
US-6,047,061 Routing call processing communications in a telecommunications system
A telecommunications system includes an access terminal coupled to subscriber lines, a local exchange carrier (LEC) network, and a channel unit card coupling the...
US-6,046,936 Semiconductor, memory card, and data processing system
Externally supplied program data is latched into data latch circuits DLL and DLR. A judgment is made as to whether or not the latched program data corresponds to...
US-6,046,769 Sensing apparatus
In an image sensing apparatus, by forming a signal processing unit which processes a signal from an image sensing unit on an expansion board of a computer or a...
US-6,046,760 Set top board for video on demand service and a computer system mounting the same
A set top board which is mounted within a personal computer in the form of a card, such as a video card and a communications card, includes: a networking part...
US-6,046,051 Method and device for measuring blood coagulation or lysis by viscosity changes
The present invention provides a single-use electronic device and test card for use therein which performs a coagulation or lysis assay of a blood sample. The...
US-6,045,377 Data process medium connector with locking means
A connector apparatus for a card-like data processing medium has an ejection mechanism for discharging the card-like data processing medium from the connector...
US-6,045,042 Non-contact IC card having multiple receivers with different signal detection threshholds for minimizing...
A non-contact IC card includes a CPU for processing data, a memory for storing a program for controlling the CPU, an antenna for transmitting data and receiving...
US-6,044,413 Method of concurrent bus operation for bus controlled devices operating in different contexts
A solution to the problem of undesired serialization of bus controlled instrument measurement delays for multiple instances of programmatically controlled...
US-6,044,360 Third party credit card
A system for allocating funds in pre-established customer accounts including: a controller processor programmed: (a) to process data, (b) to create for each...
US-6,043,977 Information processing apparatus having a receptacle for removably containing a functional component
An information processing apparatus such as a portable computer comprises a housing having an opening portion. A receptacle is formed within the housing. The...
US-6,042,528 Apparatus for buffering, turning over, folding and orientating forms
A modular apparatus for processing printed sheets that are output from a high speed printer of a card processing system. The modular apparatus is capable of...
US-6,042,009 Transfer device for transferring data between an electronic data processing device and an electronic card
A pocket interface unit for a smart diskette. The smart diskette has a housing of the shape and size of a standard diskette, electrical contacts and/or a...
US-6,041,375 Method and system for enabling nondisruptive live insertion and removal of feature cards in a computer system
Method and system for controlling the state of a system bus during live insertion and removal of a pluggable feature card (FC) by driving control signals, which...
US-6,041,289 Method and device for a data management system which is capable of calibration
The method of acquiring, calibrating and storing measured weight data in a secure manner and of acquiring and storing other non-calibratable measured data for...
US-6,040,771 Intelligent safe system
An intelligent safe system. The safe system includes a safe including a housing and lockable door thereto, a central processing unit for controlling access to...
US-6,040,530 Versatile printed circuit board for testing processing reliability
A printed circuit board can be used as a test card. The printed circuit board has a first image and a second image. The first image includes a first array...
US-6,039,650 Card dispensing shoe with scanner apparatus, system and method therefor
The present invention is directed to a playing card dispensing shoe apparatus, system and method wherein the shoe has a card scanner which scans the indicia on a...
US-6,039,587 IC card connector device
In an IC card connector device capable of holding a push rod at a push position while an IC card is connected, a heart-shaped cam groove 10 capable of holding a...
US-6,039,245 Financial transaction processing system and method
A financial transaction processing system (10) enables processing transactions from various types of card activated terminal devices (12) which communicate using...
US-6,038,572 Method and apparatus for localizing nodes in a garbage collected carded heap
Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed describing processes that optimize generational garbage collection techniques in a...
US-6,038,552 Method and apparatus to process combined credit and debit card transactions
A method and apparatus for executing a transaction using a credit card includes the steps of: maintaining a credit card account associated with the credit card,...
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