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Communication device, communication system, and communication control
A communication device that receives, from a different communication device, video data being encoded in a scalable manner, decodes received video data, and...
Imaging device, adjusting device, and adjusting method
An imaging device includes a filter unit including filter areas having different wavelength selectivities; a light receiving element array configured to receive...
Communication management system, communication terminal, communication
system, and recording medium
A communication management system manages session information regarding a contents data session being established to communicate contents data among a plurality...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image system
An image processing apparatus detecting a plurality of joint positions between a plurality of input images includes a target image generation unit configured to...
Determining a special-toner screen based on a type of gradation process
for a color-toner screen
An image processing device includes: a first gradation-process determining unit that determines a type of gradation process for a process-color toner plate in...
Memory control circuit and image forming apparatus
A memory control circuit includes a writing unit configured to receive image data that is input and write the image data into a memory; a first reading unit...
Applying luminance conversion processing in accordance with image
attribute information to improve edge...
An image processing device includes a first gradation processor to apply first pseudo halftone processing to image data, an edge detector to detect an edge...
Processing image read by overlapping adjacent line sensors by detecting
frequency of density variations in...
A read image processing apparatus is provided for processing a read image read by line image sensors arranged such that one end parts of which adjacent to each...
Image capturing device, color measurement apparatus, and image forming
An image capturing device includes: a two-dimensional image sensor that captures an image of a predetermined image capture area including a subject; a light...
Sheet conveyance device
A sheet conveyance device includes a sheet mount on which a standard-sized sheet is mountable; a first conveyor to bring in the sheet from the mount, convey the...
Preview image generation for printers
A non-transitory recording medium has a program recorded therein that is executable by a computer. The program causes the computer to implement functions of a...
Information processing system, access method, and terminal device
An system comprises: a first storage that stores access destination information, characteristic information, and first identification information in a manner...
Service providing system and data providing method that convert a process
target data into output data with a...
A system providing a service to a service receiving apparatus includes a management information storage that stores management information including service...
Surface-emitting light source and laser apparatus
A surface-emitting light source includes a substrate including a light emitting region where plural light emitting points are disposed and a non-light emitting...
Moving object recognizer
A moving object recognizer includes an image input to receive stereo image signals from a stereo camera consecutively and output a stereo image, a brightness...
Projector, trapezoidal distortion correction method, and storage medium
storing trapezoidal distortion...
A projector includes a projection unit to project an image on a screen; an angle detector to detect shaking of the projection unit; and a trapezoidal distortion...
Image capturing apparatus, image capture system, image processing method,
information processing apparatus, and...
An image capturing apparatus includes a tilt detection unit that detects a tilt in the vertical direction, conversion data used for transforming plane...
Image processing apparatus, image forming system, and printing method that
decide whether to store, print and...
An image forming apparatus is provided with a storage unit for storing setting information including at least a size of a substitute recording medium, and a...
System and method for shifting image display apparatus to energy-saving
state based on result of detection of...
An image display apparatus capable of performing communications via a network includes an energy-saving state shifting part to shift an energy state to an...
Gear transmission device, process unit including the gear transmission
device and image forming apparatus...
A gear transmission device includes a drive rotator and a driven external gear. The drive rotator includes a drive internal gear to rotate about a rotary shaft....
Printing control device and printing control system that generate
toner-scattering prevention plane data
A printing control device includes a toner-scattering prevention plane generating unit that generates toner-scattering prevention plane data indicating that...
Punching device, paper sheet processing apparatus, and image forming
A punching device includes: a punching member opens a punch hole on a sheet material on a die plate by penetrating a die hole provided to the die plate; a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus for forming an image by scanning an image bearer with light modulated in accordance with image information includes a light source...
Image forming apparatus and charging bias adjusting method therefor
An image forming apparatus includes a latent image bearer to rotate, an image forming unit including a charger and a developing device, a charge power supply to...
Resin composition for toner, toner, developer and image forming apparatus
A resin composition for a toner including a polyester resin and a colorant, wherein the polyester resin has A(10)-A(180) of 70 or greater, where A(10) (%) is a...
Duct cover for an image projection apparatus
An image projection apparatus includes: a grid portion provided on a housing of the apparatus and having a plurality of grids through which air flows in or out...
Image-forming lens, and camera device and portable information terminal
device with the image-forming lens
An image forming lens consists of from an object side to an image side in the following order: a first group with a positive refractive power; an aperture stop;...
Distance measuring device and distance measuring method
Disclosed is a distance measuring device including an imaging lens configured to condense incident light from an object, a lens array configured in such a...
Adjustable interlacing of drying rollers in a print system
Systems and methods for adjustable interlacing of drying rollers in a print system. One system is an apparatus that includes first rollers that conduct heat...
Drum temperature control for a radiant dryer of a printing system
Systems and methods provide enhanced radiant drying capabilities for a printing system utilizing temperature control of a thermally conductive drum. One...
Textile printing method, inkjet ink for textile printing, and
electrophotographic toner for textile printing
A textile printing method that includes printing to a textile with a material including a dye expressed by the following general formula 1. ##STR00001## In...
Ink, inkjet recording method, ink cartridge, recorded matter, and inkjet
An ink contains a colorant, a water soluble organic solvent, a silicone-based surfactant, a compound represented by the following chemical formula 1, and water,...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
According to an embodiment, there is provided a sheet processing apparatus includes a stacking unit that stacks a sheet conveyed thereto; a first alignment unit...
Liquid-supply apparatus and image-forming system including liquid-supply
A liquid-supply apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus supplies liquid to be applied onto a recording medium to a liquid-supply pan. The liquid-supply apparatus...
Inkjet head that circulates ink
An inkjet head that is able to circulate ink. The inkjet head includes a diaphragm plate, a first restrictor plate, one or more chamber plates, a second...
Image forming apparatus, roll print medium conveyance control method and
non-transitory computer readable...
An image forming apparatus includes a roll that is a print medium in a roll-like shape; a conveyor for conveying the print medium that is pulled out from the...
Dry cleaning casing, dry cleaning apparatus and attachment method of
A dry cleaning casing of a dry cleaning apparatus includes a casing body including an internal space for flying a cleaning member, an opening to which a...
Method of manufacturing screw thread and screw thread
The removal starting position (8S1) of a first removal process and the four removal starting positions (8S21-8S24) in a second removal process are established...
Apparatus, system, and method of managing terminals, and recording medium
A management system manages a candidate list for each one of a plurality of transmission terminals, the candidate list associating identification information of...
Communication apparatus, conference system, computer-readable recording
medium, and display control method
A communication apparatus includes: a receiver configured to receive an image through a network so that the communication apparatus displays at least a part of...
Color substitution mechanism
A method is disclosed. The method includes receiving a request to perform color conversion during rasterization of a print job object at a printer, determining...
Terminal apparatus, information processing system and information
A terminal apparatus has a first setting of displaying a portion of information designated by an information processing apparatus and a second setting of being...
Communication management system, communication terminal, communication
system, and recording medium storing...
A management system modifies a group of one or more member communication terminals indicated by first candidate information of a first communication terminal in...
Method and apparatus for separating foreground image, and
computer-readable recording medium
A method and an apparatus for separating a foreground image are disclosed. The method includes obtaining an input image and depth information of the input...
Electronic document retrieval and reporting with review cost and/or time
An approach is provided for retrieving electronic documents. The approach provides a Web-based graphical user interface that allows users to construct complex...
Bus control device, image processing apparatus, and bus control method
A bus control device includes a plurality of bus masters classified into a plurality of groups according to a priority level, a plurality of group buses each...
Document-specific workflow histories for multi-document print jobs
Systems and methods are provided for generating document-specific histories for multi-document print jobs. One system is a workflow server with an interface and...
Adding and removing driver packages of a group of image forming
An apparatus, method, and computer-readable storage medium including displaying a plurality of device groups, each of the plurality of device groups including a...
Aggregate work volume estimation mechanism
A method disclosed. The method includes receiving a plurality of jobs at a printing environment, detecting a selection of a set of the plurality jobs,...