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William M Benton: Funds transfer system using optically coupled, portable modules. Vericard Corporation, Lowe King Price & Becker, June 12, 1984: US04454414 (481 worldwide citation)

A system for transferring funds in lieu of cash or other data comprises portable funds transfer modules issued by a bank or other financial institution and carried by each member who may be a vendee or vendor. A first type module (20) comprises a housing (22) containing a keyboard (24) for entering ...


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William M Benton, William W Mee: Data logging and transfer system using portable and resident units. Vericard Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, November 25, 1986: US04625276 (259 worldwide citation)

A system for transferring electronic funds data includes portable modules (20) each having a display (24) and a keyboard (26) together with an optical interface (36) adapted to transfer electronic funds data to other modules either directly or over the telephone lines through resident units (62). Th ...


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William M Benton: Output power modulated wind responsive apparatus. Vericard Corporation, Lowe King Price & Becker, December 6, 1983: US04419587 (14 worldwide citation)

A wind responsive power generating apparatus (20) comprises a pair of normally mutually orthagonal cross arms (22,24) carrying impeller members (22a,22b, 24a,24b) that apply torque to a load (38) through an output shaft (26). The power output of the apparatus (20) is reduced from maximum by reducing ...


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Mee William W: Gas pressure gauge having voice articulation. Vericard Corporation, Mee William W, BECKER Stephen A, May 23, 1985: WO/1985/002255

Breathing tank gas pressure is periodically monitored by a pressure transducer (42), and battery powered, microprocessor controlled circuitry (21) responsive to the output of the transducer (42) controls a speech synthesizer (44) to articulate pressure values. The speech synthesizer (44) drives a pi ...