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Card identifying apparatus
A card identifying apparatus according to one embodiment of the invention has a light-receiving portion that reads a card on a pixel basis of a predetermined...
Tamper detection mechanism and card processing device
A tamper detection mechanism for detecting tampering when a sub system is removed from a host device may include a screw member that may include a head portion,...
Validity checking system, validity checking method, information processing
card, checking device, and...
OBJECTIVE A user is prevented from inadvertently inputting authentication information to an unauthorized authentication system. In this manner, authentication...
System and method for testing graphics card
A system is used to test a 3D image processing capability of a video card. The system includes a 3D model engine module, a 3D model module, a test parameter...
System and method for smart card personalization
A smart card personalization system maintains a database containing card issuer data format templates, card applications, card operating system commands, and...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing contacts stored on smart card with
contacts stored in an internal memory
A mobile handset includes a processor configured with software to automatically synchronize the phone book records stored on a smart card and internally in...
Transaction processing apparatus
A transaction processing apparatus includes a display unit, a base unit, and an attaching and detaching unit that connects circuits of the display unit and the...
Method and system for assessing merchant risk during payment transaction
A consumer tenders a transaction card to a merchant to purchase a good or service. A merchant payment device, such as a payment terminal or mobile communication...
Automated submission of prepaid programs
A payment system includes transaction handler that processes transactions, each characterized by a consumer and a merchant engaging in a sales transaction...
Single-chip flash device with boot code transfer capability
A Multi-Media Card (MMC) Single-Chip Flash Device (SCFD) contains a MMC flash microcontroller and flash mass storage blocks containing flash memory arrays that...
Method and system for standards guidance
A method and system for guiding end-users with respect to payment card data security standards. The system uses guidance questions that are worded simply and...
System and method for cashback funding
In an example embodiment, a system is provided for a cashback funding of an account. The system comprises a transaction receiving module to receive a request to...
Managing payment for sponsored content presented to mobile communication
A system and method for targeted delivery of advertising of a first or second sponsor to a plurality of cellular phones of a first or second type by way of a...
System for monitoring the quality of service in a communication network
Monitoring system includes a set of peripheral monitoring agents including processing functionalities housed in SIMS. Such processing functionalities, depending...
Method and apparatus for MAC address learning
The invention includes a method and apparatus for synchronizing line card forwarding databases. A method includes receiving a data packet at a line card,...
Information processing system and attachment device
A game system as an information processing system includes a game apparatus and a controller, and the controller is attached with an attachment device. In a...
Card processing device
A card processing device for use with a card may include a first card processing section and a second card processing section. The first card processing section...
Systems and methods for transactions with a headless automated teller
machine or point of sale device
Systems and methods for performing a transaction with a headless point-of-sale or automated teller machine (ATM) device are disclosed. A card having a display...
Computer motherboard with adjustable connection between central processing
unit and peripheral interfaces
A computer motherboard includes first and second peripheral interfaces, a switching interface, a switching card inserted into the switching card, and first and...
Authentication system and authentication method
In order appropriately to prevent leakage of an authentication symbol string such as a credit card number, and for it to be possible for a user to be...
Method for issuing and managing debit gift cards
A method for issuing and managing debit gift cards and facilitating the processing of gift card payments through a debit process. The method involves...
Printed circuit board and manufacturing method therefor
A printed circuit board of a card edge connector type includes interconnections formed on a surface of a substrate to be electrically coupled to respective...
Ultrasound imaging system with pixel oriented processing
An ultrasound imaging system with pixel oriented processing is provided in which an acoustic signal is generated, echoes from the acoustic signal are received...
Digital broadcasting receiver and a data processing method
A digital broadcasting system and a data processing method are disclosed. A data processing method of a digital broadcasting receiver comprises receiving a...
Processing unit and method of memory management in processing systems with
The present invention is related with the management of memory in environments of limited resources, such as those found for example in a smart card. In a more...
Host device, a point of deployment (POD), and a method of identifying an
A host device, POD (point of deployment) and a method of identifying an operation mode are disclosed, by which data received via internet can be processed. The...
System and method for verifying a user's identity in electronic
In an electronic transaction, the invention provides a process and system for blocking a user's account until a verifier verifies the identity of the user. The...
System and method for processing gift cards
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for enabling gift card recipients to redeem gift card amounts using...
Methods and systems for providing enhanced data for co-brand payment card
A method and system for processing a financial transaction using an enhanced payment card through a multi-party payment card interchange network are provided....
System for multiple signers on an electronic card and gift
The current invention is a viral group greeting cards Internet service. It is a method and process that is an electronic greeting card service that utilizes the...
Smart card module supporting authentication and software-defined radio
function for a wireless device
The disclosure provides a module for use in a wireless electronic device and being removable therefrom. In one embodiment, the module includes an antenna...
Probe device, processing device, and probe testing method
Provision of a probe device, a processing device and a probe test capable of performing an efficient wafer probe test. A probe device, comprising a plurality of...
Apparatus and method for commercial transactions using a communication
An apparatus for effecting commercial transactions with a server using a transaction card via a communication device is provided. The apparatus includes a...
Data collection device and network having radio signal responsive
A data collection device can include at least one of a bar code reader unit, an RFID reader unit, and a card reader unit. A data collection device can be...
Automated banking system controlled responsive to data bearing records
An automated banking machine operative to cause financial transfers responsive to data read from data bearing records. The automated banking machine includes a...
Non-disruptive, reliable live migration of virtual machines with network
data reception directly into virtual...
Techniques are disclosed for the non-disruptive and reliable live migration of a virtual machine (VM) from a source host to a target host, where network data is...
Image supply apparatus and imaging apparatus, an information processing
apparatus and control method thereof,...
When there are very many images stored in a memory card, a time after a computer and a digital camera have been logically connected with each other until the...
Mobile terminal device capable of restoring an original function
A mobile terminal device that executes a function setting operation is disclosed. When a memory card that stores various file types is inserted into the mobile...
Communication system, settlement management apparatus and method, portable
information terminal and information...
The present invention provides a communication system that enables safe and easy addition of a function for use of credit card settlement services to a portable...
General-purpose software defined radio platform
A flexible, compact size, low power consumption, low cost, high performance software defined radio platform that can be used in different areas, including...
Multimedia device and process for data transmission in a multimedia device
The invention relates to a multimedia device comprising a remote control system for wirelessly controlling a multimedia appliance. In order to establish a...
Information processing apparatus, raid controller card, and a mirroring
According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a controller configured to write, first data to a first storage device from a first...
Method and system for transparent TCP offload
Certain aspects of a method and system for transparent transmission control protocol (TCP) offload are disclosed. Aspects of a method may include collecting TCP...
Centralized issuer hub for transaction card customization
The present invention provides a system for card customization including a centralized issuer hub providing a single point of website integration for applicants...
Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital
A digital broadcasting system and a method for processing data in the same are disclosed. A method for controlling a digital television (DTV) located in one...
System and method for managing usage authorizations based on the use of
Disclosed is a system managing usage authorizations, comprising a central computer system, field devices and smart cards, wherein the system maintains databases...
Methods and systems for managing merchant screening
A method and system for processing a financial transaction using a payment card through a third-party interchange network is provided. The financial transaction...
Using speaker identification and verification speech processing
technologies to activate and deactivate a...
The present invention discloses a payment card that uses speaker identification and verification (SIV) speech processing techniques for activation purposes and...
Radio base station, radio communication control system, and radio
communication control method
The radio base station includes a monitoring controller for determining whether to switch between BB cards; and a baseband signal processor for transmitting a...
Mechanism for secure transmission of signals in wireless communication
One or more systems and methods are disclosed to provide secure transmission of signals by a primary wireless communication device that utilizes a secure...