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Murem S Sharpe, Eugene Bryson, Flavio Manduley, Eben M Riordan II, Brian D Flesser: System for centralized processing of accounting and payment functions. Pitney Bowes, Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, December 15, 1987: US04713761 (286 worldwide citation)

A system for determining and accounting for the costs of transactions. The system is particularly suited for determining and accounting the costs of shipping goods. The system includes an input device which is located at the shipper's (or other buyer's) premises and a central data processing facilit ...


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William Berson, Kenneth C Zemlok: Apparatus for verifying an identification card and identifying a person by means of a biometric characteristic. Pitney Bowes, Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, November 21, 1995: US05469506 (278 worldwide citation)

A biometric is a substantially stable physical or behavioral characteristics of a person which can be automatically measured and characterized for comparison. In accordance with the subject invention an identification card includes an encrypted representation of the biometric characteristic, which m ...


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Ronald P Sansone, Guy L Fougere: Postage and mailing information applying system. Pitney Bowes, Robert A Hays, David E Pitchenik, Melvin J Scolnick, February 16, 1988: US04725718 (251 worldwide citation)

A postage and mailing information system wherein an encrypted message based upon postage and mail address information is created. This encrypted message is used in the determination of authenticity. Another aspect of the invention resides in placing the encrypted message in the address field of a ma ...


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Ronald P Sansone, Michael P Taylor: Unsecured postage applying system. Pitney Bowes, Peter Vrahotes, Melvin J Scolnick, David F Pitchenik, May 16, 1989: US04831555 (236 worldwide citation)

An unsecured postage applying system wherein the printer and accounting unit are separated from one another by an unsecured link through use of encryption. The printer may be of any off the shelf type that is capable of printing alpha numerics or bar codes. More than one printer can be connected to ...


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Leon A Pintsov: Postage payment system with security for sensitive mailer data and enhanced carrier data functionality. Pitney Bowes, Charles R Malandra Jr, David E Pitchenik, Melvin J Scolnick, December 17, 1996: US05586036 (235 worldwide citation)

A method and system for processing mail including imprinting on a mailpiece mailer identification information. Data is encrypted relative to the mailpiece with a private key associated with the mailer identification information. The private key also has an associated public key. The encrypted data i ...


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George B Edelmann, Kevin D Hunter, Arno Muller, Alfred C Schmidt Jr: System for detecting unaccounted for printing in a value printing system. Pitney Bowes, Peter Vrahotes, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, October 4, 1988: US04775246 (203 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting fraudulent imprints on documents is disclosed. The system comprises a metering device, a host and a verifying facility. The metering device provides a validation signal to the host and its associated printer. Thereafter, the printer prints information which includes informatio ...


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William M Hunt, Paul A Levitsky: Method and system for listing, brokering, and exchanging carrier capacity. Pitney Bowes, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, Robert E Meyer, March 3, 1998: US05724524 (201 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method and system for listing and brokering a commodity and its financial derivatives. The method identifies a plurality of characteristics of a particular commodity, and then enters those characteristics into the database of a data processing system utilizing a real-time clock. A ...


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Daniel F Dlugos: System for printing encrypted messages with bar-code representation. Pitney Bowes, Peter Vrahotes, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, April 21, 1987: US04660221 (182 worldwide citation)

A system for the metering of encrypted postage and similar indicia includes a device for printing such indicia and a device for reading such indicia. The printing is accomplished with a bar-code printer driven by signals obtained from a keyboard and from an encryption circuit. The reading is accompl ...


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Guy L Fougere, Kevin D Hunter, Ronald P Sansone, Alfred C Schmidt Jr: Postage and mailing information applying system. Pitney Bowes, Peter Vrahotes, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, May 10, 1988: US04743747 (181 worldwide citation)

A postage and mailing information system wherein an encrypted message based upon postage and mail address information is created. This encrypted message is used in the determination of authenticity. Another aspect of the invention resides in placing the encrypted message in the address field of a ma ...


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George B Edelmann, Arno Muller: System for detecting unaccounted for printing in a value printing system. Pitney Bowes, Donald P Walker, David E Pitchenik, Melvin J Scolnick, July 12, 1988: US04757537 (180 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting fraudulent imprints on documents is disclosed. The system comprises a metering device, a host and a verifying facility. The metering device provides a validation signal to the host and its associated printer. Thereafter, the printer prints information which includes informatio ...