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US-8,081,093 Code transforming apparatus and code transforming method
A code transforming apparatus inputs therein a first codestream of a target file, and outputs a second codestream transformed from the first codestream. In the...
US-8,080,683 Electrochromic compound and electrochromic display device using the same
An electrochromic compound represented by the following General Formula (1). A-(CX.sub.2).sub.n--B General Formula (1) In the formula, A is a monovalent...
US-8,080,358 Reusable electrophotographic recording medium and method for producing the same, image forming method, and...
Disclosed is an electrophotographic recording medium that contains a support and an olefin-maleic anhydride copolymer, wherein the olefin-maleic anhydride...
US-8,080,190 Method of molding a toner bottle using up to 8-sided recycled flake
A method of molding a toner bottle including separating polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles that have not accommodated oily or colored materials from...
US-8,080,096 Protecting agent for image bearing member and production method therefor, protection layer forming apparatus,...
To provide an image bearing member protecting agent that includes at least a hydrophobic organic compound and an amphiphile organic compound. Preferred...
US-8,079,679 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a carriage, a plurality of sub-tanks, a main tank, and a plurality of supply tubes. The carriage includes a plurality of...
US-8,079,673 Droplet discharging head, liquid cartridge, droplet discharging device, and image formation apparatus,...
A disclosed droplet discharging head includes: a common liquid chamber; a plurality of liquid flow paths branching from the common liquid chamber; a nozzle...
US-8,079,461 Belt driving control device, belt driving control method, and image forming apparatus
A belt driving control device that includes a belt, a driving roller transmitting drive force to the belt, a belt phase detecting section detecting a phase of...
US-8,078,988 Information display system, apparatus and method of displaying electronic information according to schedule...
A technology for displaying managed image information is disclosed. A schedule information item is acquired, a document is acquired as an image information item...
US-8,078,892 Information-processing apparatus, packet processing method, and computer program product for communicating with...
A processor includes a communication control unit for communicating with an external network device via a connecting unit. A power control unit switches a power...
US-8,078,599 Method and system for evaluating environmental impact occurring during an activity cycle
A system for evaluating an environmental impact during a life cycle of an activity includes a controlling unit, which controls the system with a plurality of...
US-8,078,076 Image forming apparatus that controls width of correction pattern
An image forming apparatus generates a color image on a transfer belt by superimposing toner images of respective colors generated by image forming units, and...
US-8,077,576 Optimum gap determined recording/reproducing apparatus and method
A recording/reproducing apparatus is disclosed that includes a spindle motor unit including a spindle on which a flexible recording disk is placed, a stabilizer...
US-8,077,409 Lens driving device and image forming apparatus
A drive mechanism includes a rotational cylinder capable of moving upon the optical axis, a cam part on a fixed member and a cam follower which is formed on the...
US-8,077,408 Lens barrel, lens driving apparatus, camera, and mobile information terminal
A lens barrel includes a plurality of lens groups each having at least one lens; a plurality of lens retaining frames which retain a corresponding one of the...
US-8,077,401 Catadioptric imaging system
A catadioptric imaging system combines a rectifying mirror, a lens system and subsequent image processing. This approach can produce a small form factor desktop...
US-8,077,369 Optical scanning device, optical writing device, and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes a first optical system for guiding light beams emitted from a plurality of light emitting units to an optical deflector, and...
US-8,077,368 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus
Synchronization detecting units detect synchronization signals by receiving the light beam deflected to one side of a light source on one side of an optical...
US-8,077,361 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus using same
An optical scanning apparatus is detachably mountable in an image forming apparatus. The optical scanning apparatus includes a light source unit to ...
US-8,077,359 Image processing system and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A novel image processing system includes a pixel position indicator and a pixel inserting unit. The pixel position indicator is configured to indicate insertion...
US-8,077,341 Printer with audio or video receiver, recorder, and real-time content-based processing logic
A system and method for monitoring events from a media stream and triggering an action in response to detected events. The action is preferably based on...
US-8,077,211 Image blurring correction device and imaging device using the same with a high pass filter
An imaging device includes an angular velocity sensor (11), which outputs a blurring signal, a high-pass filter circuit unit (12), which eliminates a direct...
US-8,076,914 Switching regulator including low-pass filter configured to have time constant for step-up operation and time...
A switching regulator includes a step-down-and-step-up unit to convert an input voltage to a low voltage or to a high voltage in accordance with a control...
US-8,076,626 Light amount control, optical writing, and image forming apparatuses having a plurality of drive-current...
A light-amount control apparatus for controlling an output light amount of light sources used for optical writing is disclosed. The apparatus includes one or...
US-8,076,051 Method for preparing resin and particulate material, toner prepared by the method, developer including the...
A method for preparing a particulate image forming material such as toner, which includes providing a particulate material including a chain transfer agent; and...
US-8,075,974 Optical recording medium
An optical recording medium having first protective layer, recording layer, second protective layer, and reflective layer, wherein the recording layer contains...
US-8,075,206 Lens barrel, camera, portable data terminal equipment, image input equipment, and cylinder for lens barrel
A lens barrel includes a fixed cylinder, a first rotating cylinder, a linear movement cylinder which moves integrally in an axis direction with the first...
US-8,075,088 Image forming apparatus
A disclosed image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body; a page-width inkjet head unit capable of ejecting fluid droplets without substantially...
US-8,074,979 Sheet feed tray and image forming apparatus
A sheet feeding tray includes a frame member, and freely upwardly swingable plural bottom plates arranged on the frame member side by side perpendicular to a...
US-8,074,978 Sheet feeding device and image-forming apparatus
An image-forming apparatus and sheet feeding device capable of feeding sheets without skewing or multi-feeding of sheets using a small number of side air...
US-8,074,489 Impact detecting apparatus and packaging system
An impact detection sensor is attached to a packaging container. When the packaging container is subjected to impacts downward in a vertical direction twice,...
US-D650,414 Powder container for storing toner, carrier or the like
US-RE43,016 Variable focal length lens, photographing lens unit, camera, and portable information terminal device
A negative first group optical system, a positive second group optical system, and a positive third group optical system are sequentially arranged from the...
US-8,073,375 Fixing unit and image forming apparatus having the same
A fixing unit where an operating force for releasing a nip can be reduced with a small-sized configuration. The fixing unit has a heating roller including a...
US-8,073,371 Image forming apparatus which corrects the curl of a discharge sheet
An image forming apparatus which uses toner to form an image on a sheet may cause the sheet to experience curl after passing through a fixing device which uses...
US-8,073,369 Development device transferring only a toner layer to a developing roller and image apparatus using the same
A development device includes a developing roller composed of an elastic body. An intermediate roller made of metal is disposed closely to the developing roller...
US-8,073,368 Development device and image forming apparatus
A development device includes a developer carrier, and a developer conveyance path. The developer carrier carries and conveys developer having a magnetic...
US-8,073,361 Preset case, development apparatus, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing apparatus has: a developer container including a developer transportation unit that transports, while mixing, a developer containing a toner and a...
US-8,073,352 Image forming apparatus, and method of controlling warming-up time of image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit and a fixing process managing system. The fixing process managing system, including a mode switchover unit,...
US-8,073,350 Developing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A disclosed developing apparatus employs a flare roller that is a toner carrier in which electrodes of two different phases are provided at fine intervals....
US-8,073,263 Multi-classifier selection and monitoring for MMR-based image recognition
A MMR system that uses multiple classifiers for predicting, monitoring, and adjusting index tables for image recognition comprises a plurality of mobile...
US-8,073,028 Light emitting apparatus, optical scanning apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A light emitting apparatus includes a surface emitting laser and a ceramic package. The surface emitting laser has a common electrode on the back surface...
US-8,072,668 Optical scanning apparatus and its optical element, method and apparatus for positioning and fixing the optical...
A plastic lens molding tool, including: a first mirror surface block; a second mirror surface block disposed opposite the first block, wherein the first mirror...
US-8,072,667 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes a deflecting unit that deflects a laser beam from a light source in a main-scanning direction; a scanning imaging unit that...
US-8,072,652 Image reading apparatus
An image reading apparatus including a first image reader for reading the front side of document, and a second image reader configured to read the reverse side...
US-8,072,649 Image displaying medium, method of generating composite image displaying data and image generating system
An image displaying medium, a method of generating composite image displaying data, and an image generating system are disclosed. A color image on the image...
US-8,072,645 Image processing method and apparatus executing color correction based on color domain specified by user and...
In an image processing method, a color corresponding to an input color image signal represented by an arbitrary RGB color space is detected and a requested...
US-8,072,639 Print system and printer device facilitating reuse of print data
A print system includes a communication path, a client device which transmits print data to said communication path, a host device connected to said...
US-8,072,638 Method and system for forming image, and external device
An image forming system includes an external device that stores therein image data, and an image forming device that is directly connected to the external...
US-8,072,630 Integration of job control and synchronization with printer controller data exchanges
Methods and systems for synchronization and control of multiple processes in a printer controller using headers associated with data and exchanged among the...
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