Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
System for restricting use of a measuring apparatus










Image Number 9 for United States Patent #6556894.

A host computer is used to enter into a measuring apparatus to be leased, a contracted term of lease and the date when the lease starts, and/or a contracted number of times the measuring apparatus can be used, and the warning time when a warning message should be given. After the warning time, the warning message is displayed. When the contracted term of lease expires or when the measuring apparatus has been used the contracted number of times, a message notifying the user of the expiration of the lease is displayed and/or the functions of the measuring apparatus are disabled.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Engineered magnetic layer with improved perpendicular anisotropy using glassing agents for spintronic applications
Architecture, system and method for testing resistive type memory
Electric washing machine
Constant low-flow air source control system and method
Heterogeneous language data typing without executable regeneration
Systems and methods for arranging and labeling cardiac episodes
Fingerprinting apparatus, system, and method
  Randomly Featured Patents
Adaptive mission profiling
Universal pad pitch layout
Methods of determining protein activity levels using gene expression profiles
Light aperture for a lenslet-photodetector array
Method for operating a tachograph and tachograph
Integral topside vacuum package
Nickel catalyzed cross-coupling reactions between organomagnesium compounds and anisole derivatives
Network coding approach to rapid information dissemination
Behind-the-ear hearing aid and attachment module for same
Flexible frame assembly for eyeglasses