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Hot lamination method for a hybrid radio frequency optical memory card
converting sheets into a web process
A hybrid plastic card, such as a radio frequency identification card, including at least one electronic element embedded therein and a hot lamination process for...
Wafer level board/card assembly apparatus
An integrated wafer level board/card assembly method combines wafer level packaging, testing and assembly process. The integrated process includes the steps of...
Power enabling mechanism, a power enabling method, and a controller for an
An input/output device controller supplies power to a PC card in a secure manner. A PC card is a device that is loaded into a slot of a personal computer. The...
Computer system implementing a system and method for ordering input/output
(IO) memory operations within a...
A computer system is presented which implements a system and method for ordering input/output (I/O) memory operations. In one embodiment, the computer system...
Data processing system using active tokens and method for controlling such
A distributed data processing system such as a retail store customer transaction network using smart cards provides an object oriented processing environment at...
Fluid treatment apparatus
A fluid treatment apparatus (100) and method having a variety of interchangeable input/output cards (10) capable of communicating with a variety of parameters...
Adapter card implementing a time-shared digital signal processor
The invention provides an adapter card for use with a computing apparatus executing in a multitasking environment program elements that implement call-related...
Network management card for use in a system for screen image capturing
A network management card is provided to capture a screen image of a host system for transmission over a computer network for remote viewing and remote system...
IC card and its manufacturing method
An IC card has an IC chip and a circuit layer formed between layers of a base material that are adhered together by an adhesive. The IC card has a thickness of...
Higher-density memory card
A high-density memory card comprises a base card and two packages fixedly mounted within the base card. The two packages are attached to the base card and face...
Method of and system for cleaning probes
The invention provides a method of cleaning probes, capable of simplifying a cleaning process without causing a damage to the probes, and a cleaning system for...
Architecture and apparatus for implementing 100 MBPS and GBPS ethernet
An architecture and NIC (Network Interface Card) for coupling Data Processing Equipment to a communications network includes a host memory having a High Priority...
System for delivering mail
A method that enables the post to deliver letters, flats, post cards and packages (mail) addressed to a recipient name and unique code to be delivered directly...
Method and apparatus for intercept of wireline communications
Method and apparatus for conducting surveillance in a SS7 Intelligent Network (IN) or Advanced Intelligent Network (AIN) provides in the case of AIN that an Info...
Information processing apparatus
A signal conversion apparatus having a memory-stick connector for mounting a memory stick, a PC-card connector for mounting a PC card, and a cover for shielding...
Process for manufacture of triboelectrically charged nonwovens
A process for the manufacture of a triboelectrically charged nonwoven, wherein a fiber blend made of polyacrylnitrile fibers with a titer of .ltoreq.1.7 dtex and...
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...
Contactless proximity automated data collection system and method with
A collision resolution system and method for enhanced non-contact automated data collection. The data collection system generally includes a plurality of...
Integrated circuit card with fingerprint verification capability
An integrated circuit card is accessed by a card reader that is capable of establishing a communications link with a host computer. The integrated circuit card...
Scalable radar signal processing system
A scalable radar signal processing system for processing data between a data source and a receiving terminal, in which a bus system is connected in parallel on...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing a wire
A method and an apparatus for manufacturing a wire, particularly a sawtooth wire for all-steel sawtooth wire card clothings, wherein the surface of a wire-shaped...
Identification card and billing process with an identification card
A method and apparatus for billing connections of a subscriber identified by a SIM card in a telecommunications network to the subscriber user, including...
Card processing apparatus for card encoder and printer therein
A card printing and encoder apparatus for printing information on a card to provide identification of a person, and includes two encoding stations, one to encode...
Peel-off roller for laminated layer
An intermediate transfer film on which an image is printed is carried on a backing web and after is laminated to a substrate, such as an identification card. A...
Adaptive tracking of dots in optical storage system using ink dots
A method of accurately determining the location of dots of sensed image data amongst an array of dots of image data in a fault tolerant manner, said data stored...
Method and system for automated customer support services
A system and method for accepting customer calls for product related services and directing these calls to an appropriate customer care center. The system...
Retractable platform with wireless electrical interface
A retractable platform allows communication to be established with an electronic device, such as a computer expansion card. The retractable platform is...
Method and system for expediting service to a user by defaulting to typical
preferences of the user at a...
A system and method for expediting service to a user by automatically defaulting to the typical preferences of the user for a remote point of purchase action at...
Nonwovens from polytrimethylene terephthalate based staple fibers
This invention relates to making high quality, soft and relatively elastic nonwoven fiber webs from polytrimethylene terephthalate (PTT). Staple PTT fibers are...
Storage system including means for management of a memory with
anti-attrition, and process of anti-attrition...
The invention relates to a storage system including at least one non-volatile memory containing information likely to be updated, and more particularly, to...
Write input credit transaction apparatus and method with paperless merchant
credit card processing
A method and system for generating a completed payment document ready for signature in image form and enabling signature in image form, storing the image and...
Print on demand camera system incorporating a detachable printing unit
A print on demand camera system in which the camera unit incorporating a lens, image sensor, and image processing circuitry is connected to a detachable printer...
Method and apparatus for recording and re-recording image data in a device
having limited memory capacity
In the case where images photographed by a digital camera or the like are recorded in a recording medium at a predetermined resolution or compression rate upon...
Reconfigurable, intelligent signal multiplexer and network design and
maintenance system therefor
A modular, reconfigurable, intelligent signal multiplexer for telecommunications purposes includes a rack or shelf adapted to support a plurality of printed...
Endoscopic imaging system making it possible to detachably attach expansion
unit having external expansion...
In an endoscopic imagining system, a signal representing an object image produced by a scope and projected by a camera head is processed by a CCU and displayed...
Process for manufacturing a contactless smart card with an antenna support
made of fibrous material
The present invention relates to a contactless smart card manufacturing process and more specifically to a manufacturing process for a contactless smart card for...
Inventory of consumables in electric arc welding process
Information pertaining to characteristics of metal welding electrode wire and which characteristics are useful in connection with adjusting welding parameters in...
Method for recording and transmitting a multi-channel ECG and an
arrangement as a portable recorder for...
Method for recording and transmitting a multi-channel ECG and arrangement as a portable recorder for carrying out the procedure. The invention concerns a method for...
Multimedia and multirate switching method and apparatus
A switch apparatus and method according to the invention implements a three stage switching process. Various types of media streams presented to the switch...
Configuration for carrying out burn-in processing operations of
semiconductor devices at wafer level
A configuration for carrying out burn-in processing for semiconductor devices at the wafer level. To this end, BIST units are allocated to the individual...
Enhanced design and process for a conductive adhesive
The present invention provides a new device and method for enhancing the electrical properties of the thick metal backer/electrically conductive thermoset...
Method and switching device for billing telecommunications network
An administratively optimized process and/or system for metering communication tariffs which--with the aid of a flat-rate-calculating computer, which is...
Systems and methods for multiple mode voice and data communications using
intelligently bridged TDM and packet...
Systems and methods by which voice/data communications may occur in multiple modes/protocols are disclosed. In particular, systems and methods are provided for...
Scalable and fault-tolerant link state routing protocol for packet-switched
A distributed Link-State Routing Protocol (LSRP) system in a packet switch having external communication ports has a first card executing Update process of the...
Interactive print job display system and method
An interactive image display system for displaying a printed article as it will appear when printed. It includes a user interface component, to accept...
System of issuing card and system of certifying the card
The CGH (computer generated hologram) readout section (4) reproduces an image of the CGH (28), which is formed in the data storage area (52) of the crude card...
Method and apparatus for accelerating navigation of hypertext pages using
Under the limited bandwidth of the current wireless data network and with the low memory in mobile devices in use today, the process of going through a number of...
Error-tolerant image computer terminal
Today, increased efforts are made to provide users with people-machine data-processing interfaces which are as simple and comfortable as possible. Inputting is...
Ball grid array (BGA) package on-line non-contact inspection method and
A method and apparatus is disclosed for non-contact, on-line inspection of objects including a ball grid array package by means of a shadow moire technique...
IC card, a method of controlling update of data, a method of controlling
restoration of data or messages, and a...
The IC card sets a status bit, to which an update command including write data is allotted, at a processing start state if receiving the update command from a...