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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
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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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"NoL Contact Card can be used with ordinary and smart phones and will have the features of the standard NoL card, and can be better used to suit the needs of people on the go.
So every two weeks, people are getting a contact card saying, 'Are you happy?'"
While he is a pupil in college, Pierre's class receives an assignment to explicate a quote from Rontenelle: "Si j'avais la main pleine de verites, je ne l'ouvrirais pas." The assignment coincides with the receipt of a letter from the police requesting information about a badly decomposed body found in a ravine near Lumiol, whose only identification was an emergency contact card naming Marc Loupiens.
I remember shuffling through my contact card files for information in my effort to provide her with a satisfactory (and safe) reply.
Just flip to his contact card from the file to see how many files Mr .
"The card can be used either as a contact card, with an ATM terminal, or contactless [for passing through an underground station gateway]," says Schlumberger's bank and retail sales manager, Jerome Traisnel.
Instead of carrying a calendar, contact card file, to-do list and memo pad, tuck this 1.4-ounce, credit-card size Rex PC Companion in your pocket or purse.
The two outreach initiatives augment the city's bi-monthly eight page Littleton Report; a monthly cable TV program; a 24-hour videotext cable TV channel; the Littleton calendar and photography contest; an annual dinner and budget preview for board and commission members; a Citizen Guide for quick reference to city services; and a new customer contact card. The customer contact card is filled out by city employees when they make contact with a citizen concerning a particular service need.
FIO cards are not like the contact card system often employed by special divisions within police departments.
Those wishing to take part are issued with a contact card.This card will contain information such as the person's name, any health concerns, communication needs and helpful contact details for family or friends.
Safe Places members carry a contact card and if they get into difficulty, such as losing a purse or bus pass, becoming disorientated or being the victim of a crime, they can show their card at a registered Safe Place and receive assistance.
ACS will also be showing demos of the ACR39T, a SIM-sized contact smart card reader with USB or MicroUSB OTG interface; and the ACR3901U-S1, a mobile contact card reader with Bluetooth 4.0 to facilitate government application on mobile platform.