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Apparatus for low-frequency signal detection and transmission
An apparatus for low-frequency signal detection and transmission in a short-distance communication field comprises: a PCB, a magnetic induction module for...
Predictive network services load balancing within a network device
In general, techniques are described for performing load balancing across resources of a network device. In one example, upon receiving an initial packet, a...
Realizing desktop metaphors on a computer
A desktop metaphor system. There is included a physical, non-virtual icon card corresponding to a certain computer application and a computer separate from the...
Methods of designing integrated circuits and systems thereof
A method of designing an integrated circuit includes performing a pre-layout simulation of the integrated circuit. The pre-layout simulation is performed using...
A method and apparatus for treating a selected region of a metal layer, used to form a metal card, by annealing the selected metal region so the selected region...
Cards and devices with embedded holograms
A card, such as a payment card, or other device may include an electronics package. The electronics package may include electronic components mounted on a...
An IC card comprises a card body, a power-signal receiving unit, an electro-phoretic display, a driving circuit, a rechargeable battery and a power management...
Sheets processing apparatus and sheets processing method
A sheet processing apparatus including a table to be loaded a first and a second banknote group partitioned by a header card recording the bar code number in...
Communication system, communication method, and data processing apparatus
A communication system and communication method enable various types of near field communication. NFC communication apparatuses have two features in that each...
Data transmission in an SDH network
A method for the transmission of data in a synchronous digital hierarchy (SDH) network comprising the steps of transmitting to a node of the network a form of...
Cartridge for apparatus for chemically analyzing blood and apparatus using
A cartridge for an apparatus for analyzing blood chemistry includes an apparatus frame having a compartment; a cartridge that is inserted into the compartment...
Production of filled paper using biodegradable polyester fibers and/or
polyalkylene carbonate fibers
The present invention relates to a process for producing filled paper, card and board comprising dewatering a paper stock with sheet formation and drying,...
System and method for processing gift card offer contingent upon an event
A system and method provide for offering a consignment of a closed-loop card/code. The method includes presenting an offer associated with a closed-loop...
System and method for combining disparate commercial transactions under a
single identification mechanism
A single swipe system is constructed that allows a person to use a single financial card to receive loyalty benefits (or conduct other non-payment operations)...
Use of GPU for support and acceleration of virtual machines and virtual
A system, method and computer program product for a system, method and computer program product for using a GPU of a host computer system for supporting...
System and method for industrial control using a high availability
Base modules are provided over a backplane network for high availability control of industrial processes or machines. The base modules may include, for example,...
Storing session information in network devices
In one example, a network device includes a network interface that receives a packet, a storage card that stores session data for monitored network sessions, a...
System and method for managing digital/analog convertor of a video card
In a method of processing an abnormal digital/analog convertor (DAC) of a video card, the video card comprising a first DAC and a second DAC, the video card...
Contactless IC card reader and data reading method
A contactless IC card reader and a data reading method which are capable of improving data reading accuracy while preventing a decrease in processing speed....
System and method for online data processing
Customer online data is collected via script on customer computers and is communicated to a server hosted by an organization, such as a card issuer. The...
Distributed payment system and method
The present invention provides a payment system that allows a mobile communications device (MCD) to interact with a merchant processing device (MPD) and a...
Accelerated MAC address resolution for IPv6 traffic with IS-IS protocol
A method is executed by a router for improved Intermediate System to Intermediate System (IS-IS) protocol and Neighbor Discovery (ND) protocol execution to...
Printing device having reusable card
Embodiments of the invention are directed to a substrate processing device, such as a printing device. In some embodiments, the device includes a substrate...
Combined probe head for a vertical probe card and method for assembling
and aligning the combined probe head...
A combined probe head being disposed in a space transformer of a vertical probe card is provided, in which the combined probe head is used for differentiating...
Transferring awards via optical machine readable data representation
Club cards and tickets can be eliminated by providing an application that allows a player's mobile phone to process an image of an optical machine-readable...
IC card, mobile electronic device and data processing method in IC card
According to one embodiment, an IC card includes a communication module, a first command processing module, a determining module, a second command processing...
The present invention relates to a process for producing an opaque, transparent or translucent transaction card having multiple features, such as a holographic...
Systems and methods for automated benefit verification and application
Systems and methods for providing automated benefit verification and application are described. The apparatus may include a receiving module to receive a...
Extracting card data using IIN database
Extracting card data comprises receiving, by one or more computing devices, a digital image of a card; perform an image recognition process on the digital...
Method and system for controlling the execution of a function protected by
authentification of a user, in...
A method and system for controlling the execution of a function protected by authentication of a user and which is provided for example for the access to a...
Offloading packet processing for networking device virtualization
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for offloading packet processing for networking device virtualization. A host...
System and method for prepaid account replenishment
A method of processing a transaction for provision of funds to a mobile telephone prepayment account associated with a mobile telephone is disclosed. The method...
System and kiosk for commerce of optical media through multiple locations
A kiosk dispenses and receives recorded optical media using an interconnected central server, through an Internet Service Provider. The central server has...
Apparatus and method for controlling functions of a mobile phone via NFC
communication with an external RF reader
Disclosed herein is an apparatus for controlling the ringtone, camera, and communication functions of a mobile terminal using a Near Field Communication (NFC)...
Clock distribution architecture for dual integrated core engine
transceiver for use in radio system
A method and apparatus of minimizing corruption of a reference clock to a RF circuitry in a radio system is disclosed. A DICE-T receives a reference clock in a...
Testing of electronic circuits using an active probe integrated circuit
A method and apparatus are provided for transmission/reception of signals between automatic test equipment (ATE) and a device under test (DUT). A probe card has...
Card reader and method of use thereof
An integrated circuit that communicates with a host device via audio channels includes an interfacing circuit that receives and transmits analog signals on the...
Key-card access system for providing selective access to medical equipment
An access system for controlling access of a user to one of several unique operative modes of an electronic device used to communicate with an implantable...
Financial server, IC card terminal, and financial information processing
A system capable of charging up electronic money cards using a credit card is provided. A PIN is authenticated between a card terminal and the credit card. The...
Covert high assurance personal computer with local network (CHAPLN)
A computer comprising: a first virtual machine (VM1) that is minimally configured to host a first firewall, a first network address translator (NAT), and a...
Plural processing cores communicating packets with external port via
parallel bus to serial converter and...
A computing and communication chip architecture is provided wherein the interfaces of processor access to the memory chips are implemented as a high-speed...
System and method for protecting content
A method, computer program product, and computing system for storing an unsecure data portion within a temporary storage device. An indication of a power...
Methods and systems for routing payment transactions
Methods and systems for routing payment transactions electronically involve interrogating by computer logic each payment transaction received by a payments...
Remote payment account relational system and method for retail devices
A retail transactions station capable of identifying a customer, retrieving transaction account information associated with the customer, and charging the...
Systems and methods for mobile payments
Systems and methods are provided for mobile payments. A financial institution may offer an electronic prepaid card of a merchant for sale to holders of Demand...
Object processing employing movement
Directional albedo of a particular article, such as an identity card, is measured and stored. When the article is later presented, it can be confirmed to be the...
Surface mapping and generating devices and methods for surface mapping and
A surface mapping and generating device which has devices for the process and/or cost optimization, in particular raw material recovery devices, an automatic...
An XML system is configured to print bar code labels, tags, tickets, cards, or other media, and/or encode RFID devices embedded in media, based upon an...
Information processing device, information processing system, and program
The present invention provides an information processing device, an information processing system, and a program capable of improving security and convenience....
Micro SD card adapter device for dynamically switching requests between a
wireless transmission interface and...
A card adapter device includes a card slot for receiving a micro SD card therein; a SD interface for coupling electrically to a portable electronic device; a...