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An updatable credit card-sized card with embedded integrated circuits that can receive input processed—via ICC applications—and deliver it as output

smart card

, smartcard (smart kard)
A plastic card, resembling a credit or debit card, that can provide identification, authentication, data storage, and other applications, such as a health insurance card on which the critical details of a person's health history are encoded.
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TOKYO - Japanese public and private broadcasters said Monday that from next April they will start requiring an IC card for viewing their digital programs in order to prevent programs being copied illegally or distributed over the Internet.
The Global IC Card Management System Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global IC card management system.
Tian believes the secure and popular IC cards with the NXP secure chip will drive the business potential of personal-banking devices in China.
3) FeliCa is a contactless IC card technology developed by Sony Corporation.
Toppan will add the new card to the SMARTICS series IC cards that are already available.
s IC card technology called FeliCa for the new advanced models, which in the future are expected to come up with various forms of functions such as electronic train fare cards.
Broadcasting companies in the private sector are expected to make joint announcements with NHK as early as by the end of this month on plans to introduce similar IC cards.
The Pitapa IC Card System Pitapa for ecash Comparing Suica, Icoca, and Pitata systems Toica in the Chubu/Nagoya area
Aisino, as a product provider and system integrator, will provide clients with IC cards, card washing equipment, IC card middleware, IC card road transport document management, data standardization detection, data initialization and other products and system services, while integrating the overall hardware and software equipment of system.
It protects the user's privacy by using the IC card which works in conjunction with various medical check-up systems and a wide array of medical equipment inspection devices.
known as JR Tokai, said Thursday it will introduce in the fall an electronic money-type IC card pass to enable its holders to pass through wickets by simply touching the pass to a reader on top of the wickets.
Automated teller machines at banks widely use the contact IC card technology featured in the new card, which also adopted Sony's FeliCa contactless card technology designed for such services as transport system payments and electronic settlement.