05819240 is referenced by 201 patents and cites 35 patents.

A system and method for printing a postage meter stamp, including a desired postage amount and a personalized postage indicia, onto a piece of mail. A user takes a postal storage device to the Post Office in order to obtain a replenishment of the amount of postage stored within the postage storage device. A desired amount of postage is entered into the storage device by a postal employee through a processor-based system. The user is then able to access this stored postage at the user's location through a complementary processor-based system. The user is also able to create or to select one of a variety of graphical configurations of postage indicia to be imprinted as the postage meter stamp on a piece of mail.

Title
System and method for generating personalized postage indica
Application Number
8/541192
Publication Number
5819240
Application Date
October 11, 1995
Publication Date
October 6, 1998
Inventor
Salim G Kara
Houston
TX, US
Agent
Fulbright & Jaworski L
Assignee
E Stamp Corporation
TX, US
IPC
G07B 17/00
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