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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 (290 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 (280 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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Robert T Durst Jr, Kevin D Hunter: Method and system for preventing unauthorized use of software. Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, May 12, 1992: US05113518 (217 worldwide citation)

A technique is disclosed for preventing a computer program from being used by a computer system other than a designated system. The values of certain characteristics exhibited by the designated computer system first are stored, and then the values of those same characteristics exhibited by the compu ...


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Morton Silverberg: Multipurpose computer accessory for facilitating facsimile communication. Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, February 25, 1992: US05091790 (162 worldwide citation)

A computer accessory for interfacing a microcomputer with a fax line includes facility for converting fax signals to Ascii form for application to a PC port, and for converting signals of Ascii form received at the PC port to image for conversion to fax signals. The accessory, which preferably is in ...


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Daniel F Dlugos Sr, Robert Chen: Integrated circuit package label and/or manifest system. Pitney Bowes, Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, October 6, 1992: US05153842 (159 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit card includes a microprocessor, a memory and input and output devices. The card stores information regarding a parcel. The card is secured to the parcel and serves as a label. The card includes a liquid crystal display that displays a bar code.


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Walter J Baker, Joseph L Gargiulo, Richard W Heiden: System for smart card funds refill. Pitney Bowes, Ronald Reichman, Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, March 16, 1999: US05884292 (154 worldwide citation)

A system for providing items of value, charging the items to a smart card, and for recharging the smart card. The system includes a station for providing the items of value, which may be postal services, and debiting the cost of the items to a smart card; the smart card being charged with funds equi ...


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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, June 22, 1993: US05222018 (143 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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Jose Pastor: Reliable document authentication system. Pitney Bowes, Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, August 1, 1989: US04853961 (140 worldwide citation)

A system for reliably authenticating a document includes a device having a decryption key therein that, upon application to information provided by a user, reveals not only a plain text message indicating the source of the authentication but, in addition, provides the decryption key for use with the ...


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Robert T Durst, Kevin D Hunter: Electronic notary. David E Pitchenik, Melvin J Scolnick, Robert H Whisker, June 4, 1991: US05022080 (127 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for determining that a first unit of data associated with a first party has not been modified since a specified point in time. A method includes the steps of (a) providing the first unit of data and (b) generating a second unit of data from the first unit of data, the second uni ...


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David B Chamberlin, Jy Hong Su: Communications network and method with appointment information communication capabilities. Robert H Whisker, Melvin J Scolnick, David E Pitchenik, November 6, 1990: US04969136 (120 worldwide citation)

The network is particularly useful in office communications. The network includes a plurality of transceiver units, each of which can be used as a telephone, or as a dictation terminal, or optionally as an automatic telephone answering machine. The network includes a personal computer for performing ...