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Fingerprint and other biometric authentication for smartphones and other devices    

Covers emergency situations such as vehicle crashes


This patent family has a priority date of 2000 and covers biometric authentication on a smartphone or another device and has special applications to emergency reporting situations.

Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 713: Electrical Computers And Digital Processing Systems: Support

Subclass 185: Using record or token
Subclass 186: Biometric acquisition

Class 340: Communications: Electrical

Communications - the handling of information or intelligence, restricted to the conveying of said information or intelligence between geographically spaced points. Information or intelligence is defined as being, matter which is handled by signaling systems or signaling devices (such as telegraph systems) or by that portion of nonsignaling systems or nonsignaling devices (such as power supply systems) which is designated in the arts as having a control function (such as the supervisory circuits which control the circuit breakers of an electric power network). Handling, as used above, is defined as being the active coaction between the tangible communication system or device and the intangible information or intelligence, and such coaction may assume various forms, such as transmission, storage, exhibiting, etc.

Subclass 426.18: Remote alarm

Class 455: Telecommunications

This is the generic class for modulated carrier wave communications not elsewhere classifiable.

Subclass 426.1: Including other radio communication system (e.g., cordless telephone, paging, trunking, etc.)

Class 705: Data Processing:Financial, Business Practice, Management, Or Cost/Price Determination

This is the generic class for apparatus and corresponding methods for performing data processing operations, in which there is a significant change in the data or for performing calculation operations wherein the apparatus or method is uniquely designed for or utilized in the practice, administration, or management of an enterprise, or in the processing of financial data. It also provides for apparatus and corresponding methods for performing data processing or calculating operations in which a charge for goods or services is determined.

Subclass 65: Including intelligent token (e.g., electronic purse)
Subclass 41: Having programming of a portable memory device (e.g., IC card, electronic purse)