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Voice interactive computer system
A voice interactive computer system having voice digitizing circuitry for digitizing voice input from an operator. The voice digitizing circuitry is preferably...
Fare card read-writer which overwrites oldest or invalid data
An access control ticket having three fields of data, a first field of fixed data, a second field of variable data, and a third field of variable data is read...
Optical card processing apparatus using tracking error signals to
determine proper card orientation
An optical card processing apparatus is disclosed in which an optical head producing an irradiating light beam is forcibly moved in a direction orthogonal to a...
System for inputting, processing and transmitting information and data
A system for inputting, receiving and transmitting information and data includes a plurality of portable casings that are each formed with a card slot for...
Integrated voice-mail based voice and information processing system
An innovative "one-stop" full service telephone call/communications handling system combining voice mail, voice recognition, database handling and networking...
Microprocessor controlled security system for computers
A microprocessor controlled computer security system is disclosed that provides for controlled access to single or multiple components of a computer system. The...
Low vulnerability component of explosive ammunition and process for
initiating a charge of low-sensitivity...
Low-vulnerability component of explosive ammunition and process for initiating a charge of low-sensitivity composite explosive. The subject of the present...
Method of collating newspapers based upon credit card holders
Newspapers are collated with materials which vary as a function of the characteristics of the readers of the newspapers. For example, a newspaper for a reader...
IC card system having a function of authenticating destroyed data
An IC card includes, in addition to an ordinary data recording processing circuit, an IC chip area including an encrypting circuit, and a magnetic or optical...
Automated teller machine and method thereof
Disclosed is an automated teller machine including a transaction mediums processing part processing a cash card or a passbook on which information as to whether...
System for remote information interchange between a portable object and
The station, in particular a terminal, comprises an oscillator (OS) having a feedback loop (1) and a station inductor element (L10) suitable for conferring a...
Low power consumption non-contact integrated circuit card
A noncontact IC card comprises a data transmit-receive circuit for transmitting and receiving data without contact, a detection circuit for detecting a trigger...
Antistatic highly adhesive film, process for producing said film, and
magnetic card using said film
The present invention relates to a polyester film having an antistatic highly adhesive layer and a process for producing the film, said layer comprising a...
Method for generating a random number in a data processing system/and
system for implementing the method
In a data processing system using portable objects (1) such as cards incorporating memory chips (11, 12, 13, 14, 15) and a processing circuit (10), where a first...
Fail-soft architecture for public trunking system
A site architecture for a trunked radio frequency communications system provides better fault tolerance capabilities than are available from architectures...
Paper card reader/validator
A card reader and validator for use in wagering terminals includes a housing with a paper path. A paper drive surface of a drive wheel projects into the paper...
Process for instantaneous confirmation of actions in relation to
television programs and device for use of the...
To allow teleshopping to be performed quickly and reliably via the television network, receivers (3) are equipped with smart card readers (4), and the...
Method for injection molding a transaction terminal case
A method for injection molding a transaction terminal case with an integral card slot formed by a knife blade in the female mold section which is supported...
System and method for interconnecting and mixing multiple audio and
video data streams associated with multiple...
A system (10) has a pipeline (12) comprised of a multi-channel bi-directional video bus (14), multi-channel bi-directional audio bus (16), and a digital...
Method of executing an irregular permutation of data protected by
This method of processing data protected by encryption is particularly suitable for smart cards utilizing the DES system. The method enables the execution of the...
Data processing system and associated process using memory cards having
data modify functions utilizing a data...
A data processing network includes multiple processing devices, multiple memory cards of main storage, and a shared interface. Each of the memory cards includes...
Protected circuit card assembly and process
Printed wiring board with components thereon is enclosed with a dielectric conformal coating over the printed wiring and the components. Enclosure includes a...
Electronic still camera providing multi-format storage of full and
reduced resolution images
An electronic still camera employs digital processing of image signals corresponding to a still image and storage of the processed image signals in a removable...
Radio system for data transmission with passive terminal station
The radio system embodying the invention comprises a central station and a passive terminal station. First and second data signals are transmitted between data...
Process for making card bodies and cards incorporating graphic symbols
A process for making a card body provided with a graphic symbol. A label is placed in a mould and said label is maintained against the wall of the mould. A...
Basketball franchise game apparatus
A game board to receive a plurality of decks of cards to include a deck of game cards and player cards, as well as draft cards, provided to direct game...
Process for protection against fraudulent use of smart cards, and device
for use of the process
To prevent a person having found or stolen a card of a pay-television subscriber from using it fraudulently, the identity of the subscriber is recorded in a zone...
Processing system which transmits a predetermined error code upon
detection of an incorrect transmission code
According to a portable electronic apparatus processing system of this invention, when an IC card receives instruction data, it checks if a function code can be...
Tool and method for handling collectable cards
A tool is for the handling of sports and other collectible cards and inserting them into protective envelopes without damage to the corners or edges of the...
Automatically creating a second workspace operation record including
history data and a unit ID based on a...
A data processing system creates a log of operations performed on data units within a data structure, such as on objects corresponding to cards and links in a...
System for encoding data in machine readable graphic form
A system for representing and recognizing data in machine readable graphic image form in which data to be encoded is entered into the system and a processor...
Safety barrier assembly with built-in-cross wiring
The present invention relates to the industrial field of wiring apparatus for cables and in particular to a connecting system for cables in intrinsic-safety...
Method for background suppression in an image data processing system
A digital image preprocessing method for eliminating background patterns and scenes from digitized gray level document image data. The method accepts multi-gray...
Document copy authentication
A system for authenticating a hard copy of an original document. The system employs a special copying machine at the sender's end together with a special ID card...
An IC card has a data transmission/receiving circuit for exchanging data with an external device, a data processing circuit connected to the data ...
Methods and apparatus for software retrofitting
A time-shared computer system is disclosed in which computer software programs, either application programs or operating system programs, can be retrofitted with...
Prepaid card processing device
A prepaid card processing device for processing a prepaid card has a memory for storing information relating to an account, e.g., of money, and a printing...
Computer with adaptable video circuitry
A computer which provides a video signal for display is disclosed. The computer has a central processing unit (CPU) which executes a program to provide video...
Process for producing composite materials
Process for producing a composite material in which a cellulosic substrate is treated with a solution of a polyfunctional isocyanate in an aprotic swelling...
IC card with a stored data change inhibition function
A nonvolatile memory has an area defining information area for storing area defining information corresponding to user data write areas. Each area defining...
Data processing system comprising authentification means viz a viz a
smart card, an electronic circuit for use...
Authentication of a smart card is accomplished utilizing a microcomputer (PC) provided with an internal reader (RD) and an electronic circuit (3) linked to the...
Reflectance based microfilming process
A process is described for preservation microfilming in which variations in the "fade" or background coloration of materials to be recorded is accommodated for....
Laminating device for use in laminating a continuous ID card material
A highly efficient manufacture of magnetic cards can be achieved by the arrangement of the present invention in simple and compact structure. The manufacturing...
Apparatus for processing a card having displaceable bubbles thereon
Apparatus for processing a menu device comprising a card; bubbles on the card having positions corresponding to selectable data; each bubble having a first...
Transaction inquiring method and apparatus
Transaction inquiry is carried out using a transaction inquiring apparatus comprising a card read/write section for reading/writing transaction information...
Display configuration setting system and method for preferentially
setting extension display card
In a computer system having an extension slot capable of detachably receiving a display adapter board and display hardware controllers for plasma and CRT...
Method and apparatus for authenticating accreditations and for
authenticating and signing messages
A method and system for authentication of accreditations and of messages with zero-knowledge proof and for the signing of messages, and a station for use in such...
IC card with keyboard for prestoring transaction data
An IC card transaction system is disclosed in which at least a portion of the data required to complete a transaction processing is stored in the card by a...
Portable hand device for machine processing of data carried on a data
An autonomous device that can be carried in one hand is used for checking and at least partially obliterating machine-readable data carriers. The device contains...
Optical high-speed parallel backplane
An optical backplane for use in a high-speed, parallel signal processing tem. A plurality of circularly shaped optical conductors are arranged in a cylindrical...