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8749403 Parking meter communications for remote payment with updated display  
A parking meter receives data indicative of a remote payment being completed and displays an amount of time purchased by the remote payment for a parking session. The parking meter determines an...
8684158 Multifunctional electronic parking meter  
An electronic parking meter mechanism for inserting into a parking meter assembly is provided. The mechanism includes an inner housing, a payment receiving structure located on the inner housing,...
8595054 Parking meter and a device therefor  
A single bay parking meter device is provided which accepts payment by means of a credit or debit card, an electronic purse, or coins. The device has a power supply unit, a solar power charging...
8590687 Parking meter  
A parking meter assembly (10) including a base (11) that is to be fixed to or embedded in a ground surface, typically adjacent the curb that which a car is to be parked. The assembly (10) also...
8565044 Timer for reserving occupancy of a communal item and method of use  
A timer for reserving occupancy of a communal item has a communal item available indicator which is positionable to (1) a retracted position when the communal item is in use, and (2) to an...
8335711 Method of assessing a parking fee based upon vehicle make and model  
A method for assessing fees for parking is disclosed. The method includes providing a vehicle registration card containing a vehicle make and model and a parking fee collection device. The parking...
7859946 System and a method for an automatic parking meter  
The present invention is a new and innovative device for regulating parking permits in parking zones in which parking is permitted for short time spans. Embodiments of the present invention enable...
7848847 Method for diagnosing malfunction of apparatus delivering goods and services against payment  
A method for diagnosing malfunctions of apparatus delivering goods or services against payment of an automatic terminal type, is provided. The method includes calculating the value of at least one...
7679526 Systems and methods for use with traffic ticket printing parking meters  
Certain example embodiments of this invention relate to systems and methods for use with traffic ticket printing parking meters. According to certain example embodiments, a parking meter is...
7463167 Electronic parking control device, system and method for this  
An electronic parking control device for displaying a parking time of vehicles should be easy to operate. This is achieved by a mobile electronic display device (10) which can be positioned in the...
7393134 Parking meter  
A parking meter includes a microcontroller and a timer coupled with a microcontroller. A mechanism for accepting payment by coin, credit card or both is coupled with the microcontroller for...
7046123 Parking meter key chain timer  
The present invention is a parking time indicator key fob which includes a housing and a timing device contained within the housing for counting down an amount of time. A display is connected to...
7014355 Electronic parking meter system  
The field of the present invention is parking meters and more particularly to the use of electronically operated parking meters coupled with a sensor for positively sensing unobtrusively the...
6747575 Parking meter smart housing with electronic memory  
The invention is directed to an electronic parking meter and a method of configuring an electronic parking meter. In addition to a meter housing and an electronic metering mechanism within the...
6467602 Electromechanical parking meter door communications interface  
An electronic security system for a parking meter includes a vault door having a spring-biased contact terminal for making breakable electrical contact with a housing hinge bracket contact...
6312152 Electronic module for conventional parking meter  
An electronic module for enhancing an operation of a conventional parking meter. The electronic module comprises a shell defining a hollow conformation and being attachable to a conventional...
6275169 Parking meter  
A parking meter includes an input device for payment and at least one indicating device for indicating a paid parking time. The indicating device has at least one visual indicator for a...
6243029 Parkulator photo parking  
The invention is a method of monitoring and assessing a fee for parking a vehicle in a toll parking location where the user pays only for the actual parking time used. The invention includes...
6188328 Vehicle parking device  
A parking meter device that is devoted to a separate person or vehicle comprises a housing unit 10 that has an LED 11 that in use is clearly visible from outside the vehicle. The device includes a...
6111522 Multiple electronic purse parking meter  
A dual processor electronic parking meter (EPM) accepts a plurality of ISO compliant smart cards and authorizes payment of purchased time. The EPM of the invention is equipped with a card reader...
5845268 Parking management system  
There is disclosed a computer-based parking system for improving the apprehension of parking violators. Such parking system comprises one or more electronic-based parking meters or devices having...
5805083 Electronic parking meter operating system  
An electronic parking meter operating system comprising a microprocessor mounted within a meter housing, a semiconductor disc memory having at least 8K memory bytes, and a plurality of programs...
5732812 Electrical power control system for parking meter  
A token operable electronic parking meter 10 is disclosed and claimed. The meter comprises a first power source 18 and a controller 16 for controlling electronic circuity 20, 22 of the parking...
5659306 Expired parking meter indicator  
An expired parking meter indicator with electronic components which detect the presence of a vehicle in the parking place. When a vehicle pulls into a parking place a signal is received by the...
5648906 Networked computerized parking system of networked computerized parking meters and a method of operating said system  
This invention provides a networked computerized parking system of networked computerized parking meters that are connected via a number of electric-transferring cables to a local power source and...
5617942 Low-power multi-bay parking meter  
A low power parking meter to control two or four parking bays. A display, either by a flag-wheel or a digital display will normally indicate the status of each bay. When funds are deposited...
5589812 Personal meter timing device  
A portable timing device designed for use in conjunction with metered machinery, the device contained within a compact case with a clip on the back side, allowing the device to be fastened to an...
5528563 Automatic parking coupon  
A timer comprising a lamination containing a piece of porous wick material 1, and a reservoir of liquid 6, said liquid 6 and/or said porous wick 1 being such that when the reservoir is opened and...
5309414 Simple and portable parking meter  
A portable parking meter including a main device and at least a sub-device; The body of the main device has two inserting slots for some sub-devices and is provided on the front face thereof with...
5266947 Parking data transfer system  
A parking data transfer system has first and second communications devices. The first communications devices each include a timing device, a first display for displaying a parking time and first...
5245592 Wearing time measuring device for a removable medical apparatus  
A medical apparatus to be worn in the mouth comprises a battery-fed measuring unit (15) including a clock generator (18) and a counter (20) for counting the pulses of the clock generator. Accuracy...
5241162 Accounting system for consumable units, with optimized management, notably to account for parking time units  
Disclosed is a time-accounting system with optimized management. It can be applied, in particular, to accounting for paid or regulated parking times. The aim is to provide a system that enables a...
5235565 Time-accounting system and method comprising means for the generation of codes at instants computed by a secret algorithm  
A device that can be used to check the authenticity of time-accounting systems and devices, and notably of time-accounting devices for reckoning periods of parking regulated by rules. The system...
5173883 Snooper device for regulated parking time-accounting system  
A snooper device that can be used to memorize data elements relating to the most recent instances of parking, notably for proof in the event of disputes, in time-accounting devices, and notably...
5166680 Portable parking meter device and method of operating same  
A portable parking meter device comprises, in combination, a portable registering device and an exchangeable card to be used in conjunction therewith, means provided in the registering device for...
5153586 Parking stall monitor  
A parking stall monitor located adjacent a restricted use parking stall detects vehicle presence in the parking stall and activates an alarm to provide a warning in response thereto. A disarm/arm...
5103957 Programmable electronic parking meter with communications interface  
A time meter comprises a money receiving mechanism for receiving a denomination of money. The money receiving mechanism includes a movable output member which moves by an amount determined by the...
5088073 Status indicator for an electronic parking meter  
An electronic parking meter, having a flip-dot display arranged within a viewing area of an electronic parking meter housing, and selectively connected to a magnetic pulse generating circuit by a...
5029094 Computerized parking meter system  
The present invention relates to a computerized parking meter system which comprises a host computer and a plurality of parking meters. Each parking meter is provided with a supersonic metal...
5003520 Time accounting system, in particular for parking subject to charge  
A time accounting system for accounting parking subject to charge periods which includes a card having an electronic memory in which each memory location can be individually and irreversibly...
4931804 Automatic ticket dispenser  
An automatic ticket dispenser of the type which prints onto a ticket, as or before it is dispensed, information including that as to time and date is provided. The ticket dispenser employs an...
4920824 Slip clutch handle for parking meter system  
A parking meter actuator handle is provided with a clutch means comprising slip bearing members disposed between first and second relatively rotatable parts. The slip bearing members are...
4876540 System for controlling metered parking  
A system for controlled meter parking of road vehicles comprising a parking meter and a portable terminal for use by a checker of the controlled meter parking. A keyboard allows drivers to enter...
4872149 Electronic advertising system for solar powered parking meter  
An advertising system for use with an electronic parking meter. A microprocessor is connected to a memory for storing a predetermined message and a liquid crystal display displays the message and...
4864549 Microcomputer timer  
A single chip programmable microcomputer timer for use in car washers, air dispensing machines, pay showers, suntan salons, vacuum equipment and the like. The timer unit is designed with a 4,000...
4861971 Parking meters capable of being operated without monetary coins  
A parking meter capable of being operated without the use of a monetary coin. The parking meter is intended to be used with an account card incorporating a read/write memory (e.g. a magnetic...
4847776 Microprocessor parking meter internally held in a car  
A microprocessor parking meter includes: a casing; a plurality of control keys formed on the casing for selecting several parking areas, for starting a timing operation or for stopping the timing...
4825425 Parking meter reset device  
A parking meter reset device includes an infra-red radiation transmitter element slidably positioned within a transmitter module and an infra-red radiation detector element positioned within a...
4807737 Manually actuated, self-collecting parking meter  
A manually actuated self-collecting parking meter includes a single lockable coin insertion device for receiving a range of available coin diameters. A coin checking device is arranged to receive...
4792032 Mechanical timing device electronic upgrading mechanism  
An electronic upgrading mechanism for upgrading a mechanical timing device comprising an electrical coin sensing mechanism which is installed abutting a coin carrier mechanism of a mechanical...

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