Resources Contact Us Home
Urban parking system

Image Number 6 for United States Patent #RE43245.

A wireless network covering a large local geographic area is used to link a large number of payment terminals provided in the same area. Each payment terminal is located near a plurality of parking spaces, either at the curbside or in municipal lots. Parking data is gathered from motorists at the payment terminals, the parking data including vehicle identification data or parking space identification data. The parking data is sent from the payment terminals to the wireless network in response to payment made at the payment terminals. A plurality of portable terminals are provided for use by parking wardens inspecting the parking spaces of the local geographic area. The wireless network is used to transmit the parking data substantially upon receipt from the payment terminals to the portable terminals in the local geographic area.

  Recently Added Patents
Carbon dioxide capture system and methods of capturing carbon dioxide
Formation of a masking layer on a dielectric region to facilitate formation of a capping layer on electrically conductive regions separated by the dielectric region
Apparatus for electrographic printing or copying
Error scanning in flash memory
Mobile terminal apparatus, radio base station apparatus and radio communication method
Power-saving receiver
Gas cap removal tool
  Randomly Featured Patents
Power supply apparatus
Estimation method of flat fading channel in CDMA communication system and apparatus for the same
Connectors having improved fitting spaces and suction nozzle conveying surfaces
Method and device for transmitting data by cable and mud waves
Methods and investment instruments for performing tax-deferred real estate exchanges
Apparatus and method for inserting additional data into image file in electronic device
Friction- and form-grip connection of rotating components
Multiple lamp bulb package
Task management system
System and process for performing optimal target tracking