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Noriaki Minami: Digital video tape recorder capable of accurate image reproduction during high speed tape motion. Sanyo Electric, Peter L Michaelson, Raymond R Moser, August 4, 1992: US05136391 (103 worldwide citation)

In a digital VTR, supplied digital video information is separated into 0th to second stage data by an information separating circuit (300) employing a hierarchical coding method. The 0th stage data are subjected to processes such as error correction as main information capable of roughly forming vid ...


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Toshio Tanaka, Mamoru Hirayama, Noriaki Minami: Automatic article vending machine. Omron Tateisi Electronics, Christensen O Connor Garrison & Havelka, February 3, 1976: US03935933 (82 worldwide citation)

An automatic article vending system in which a card is used to actuate the system. The card has a predetermined monetary value, which is decreased by the value of the article purchased with the card. A predetermined maximum value that can be spent at one time is set for the card. It is possible to p ...


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Akira Oka, Noriaki Minami, Sigehiro Kondou, Hirosi Nakatsuka, Hirosi Egasira, Mamoru Hirayama, Yasunori Hayasi, Kazunobu Otsukawa: Apparatus for issuing a card having a predetermined monetary value. Omron Tateisi Electronics Company, Christensen O Connor Garrison & Havelka, October 5, 1976: US03984660 (64 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is described for issuing cards having recorded thereon a predetermined monetary value, which cards can be used by a customer to purchase tickets which are usable in automatic ticket gates of a commutation system. The apparatus receives, retains and invalidates a card presented by the cu ...


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Akira Oka, Noriaki Minami, Sigehiro Kondou, Hirosi Nakatsuka, Hirosi Egasira, Mamoru Hirayama, Yasunori Hayasi, Kazunobu Otsukawa: Automatic ticket vending system. Omron Tateisi Electronics Co, Christensen O Connor Garrison & Havelka, May 18, 1976: US03958103 (57 worldwide citation)

An automatic ticket vending system in which a stored value card previously issued to a customer is used to purchase a ticket which can be used in the existing conventional automatic ticket gate in which the tickets purchased from an ordinary coin-actuated ticket vending machine are used. When the ca ...


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Tatsuo Hiramatsu, Hironori Mitoh, Noriaki Minami, Yoshikazu Tomida, Kanji Nakano: Method for scrambling and/or descrambling FM subcarrier data. Sanyo Electric, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, June 15, 1999: US05912973 (10 worldwide citation)

An FM multiple radio broadcasting receiver includes a data group number and data packet number derivation circuit by which a data group number and a data packet number included in a prefix of FM subcarrier data are derived. A first random number generator generates a first random number on the basis ...


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