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US-8,099,036 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
A disclosed image processing apparatus is capable of shifting an illegal copy preventing pattern so that an image reading device can recognize the pattern...
US-8,099,032 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier; a movable endless belt member forming a nip between the image carrier; and a transfer roller made of metal...
US-8,099,026 Development device and image forming apparatus capable of reducing stress applied to developer
A development device includes a development roller, a developer storage, a first rotating member, a second rotating member, and a rotation speed adjuster. The...
US-8,099,025 Toner stirring device having a pushing member and rotation member for an image forming apparatus
A toner containing section contains toner, and includes a toner stirring member penetrating the toner containing section for stirring the toner. A rotation...
US-8,099,017 Frame structure and image forming apparatus
A frame structure includes three or more supporting members, a scanner support, a scanner cantilever support, and an adjuster. Three or more supporting members...
US-8,099,006 Image forming apparatus and image quality correction method used therein
An image forming apparatus includes multiple image forming units to form different single-color images with respective different color developers and a control...
US-8,099,005 Image forming apparatus
A printer determines, in a process control, a reference exposure amount. A charging unit charges a surface of a photosensitive element to a target potential....
US-8,098,410 Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, image reading method, and image forming method
During a sheet-through operation, for a first original, a shading operation is performed to acquire white data and a light-quantity measuring operation is...
US-8,098,397 Image forming apparatus and printing method having printing type changing part
In an image forming apparatus which includes a hardware resource used for image forming processing and a program for performing processing concerning image...
US-8,098,395 System and method for image thumbnail/preview on an image processing device
An image processing device and method for modifying images on an image processing device including a scanner configured to produce an image of at least one...
US-8,098,296 Image display system
An image display system, including a display unit, a memory device configured to memorize a plurality of image data, and a mode switching device configured to...
US-8,098,266 Image processing method and image processing apparatus
An image processing method which contains: delivering laser light to a thermoreversible recording medium to heat the medium and record an image thereon, the...
US-8,098,057 Constant voltage circuit including supply unit having plural current sources
A constant voltage circuit configured to convert an input voltage into an output voltage having a predetermined level is disclosed. The constant voltage circuit...
US-8,097,560 Heat-sensitive recording material
The present invention provides a heat-sensitive recording material with enhanced color developing sensitivity maintaining heat resistance and image storage...
US-8,097,394 Electrophotographic photoreceptor, method of preparing the photoreceptor, and image forming method, image...
A method of preparing an electrophotographic photoreceptor, including forming a photosensitive layer on an electroconductive substrate; and forming a surface...
US-8,097,393 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus at least containing an electrophotographic photoconductor, a latent electrostatic image forming unit, a developing unit, a...
US-8,096,651 Ink-jet recording method, ink, ink cartridge, recording apparatus, and recorded matter
An ink-jet recording method including: printing on a medium by ejecting thereon ink having a pH value of 8 or more and containing at least a particulate...
US-8,096,636 Waste liquid storage container, waste liquid discharge device, and image formation apparatus
A disclosed waste liquid storage container includes: a container body divided into plural segments; and a waste liquid absorption member disposed on each...
US-8,096,492 Pulverizing and coarse powder classifying apparatus and fine powder classifying apparatus
A pulverizing and coarse powder classifying apparatus including: a mechanical pulverizer that pulverizes a powder raw material, a cyclone that collects...
US-8,095,934 Data delivery system, data delivery method, and computer program product
In a first data delivery apparatus, a user-input receiving unit receives data and a request for executing a workflow, a first data processing unit processes the...
US-8,095,541 Managing electronic data with index data corresponding to said electronic data
An improved approach for managing and sending electronic data which allows one to access electronic data corresponding to a hardcopy document is provided. For...
US-8,095,537 Log integrity verification
A method and an apparatus for log integrity verification are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a first log and determining whether...
US-8,095,059 Image forming apparatus with coating mode
Provided is an image forming apparatus containing: an image-bearing member; a toner removal unit configured to remove a toner remained on the image-bearing...
US-8,095,056 Pressure-applying device, transfer device, and image forming apparatus
A pressure-applying device includes a swingable unit body, a roller, an opposing member, a pressure-applying unit, and a drive-force transmitting unit. A...
US-8,095,046 Image forming apparatus and image developer used therein
An image forming apparatus, including a surface-traveling latent image bearer bearing a latent image on the surface thereof; an image developer feeding a toner...
US-8,095,042 Image forming apparatus and method of controlling same
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of first image carriers on which different color toner images C are respectively formed, a transfer fixing...
US-8,095,041 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a pair of fixing members opposing each other and a pressing lever that is rotatable around a shaft. The pressing lever can be moved...
US-8,095,037 Corona wire cartridge, corona discharger, and image forming apparatus using the corona discharger
A corona wire cartridge includes: a reel around which a corona wire is wound; a reel holder that rotatably supports the reel; a casing having a receiving...
US-8,095,035 Developing device, process unit, and image forming apparatus, with supporting members, grooves, and supported...
A developing device includes a main body that is arranged between a pair of supporting members and includes a developing roller. Both end portions of the...
US-8,095,030 Fixing device and image forming apparatus using the same
A fixing device including a fixing member to melt a toner so as to fix a toner image onto a recording medium, a temperature sensor to detect a temperature of...
US-8,095,028 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
A driving motor for a color black is shared between a photosensitive body for the color black and a driving roller that drives an intermediate transfer belt not...
US-8,095,025 Image forming apparatus capable of efficient toner concentration control
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit configured to form a plurality of toner images on an image carrier, an optical detector configured to...
US-8,094,952 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image compressor device includes a memory controller to store a plurality of compressed unit items in the continuous address range, and a pointer generator...
US-8,094,796 Customer responding system, computer terminal, customer responding method and recording medium
When a call from external telephone network can not be forwarded to a telephone terminal used by a requested communicator, a client PC of the communicator who...
US-8,094,792 Transmission apparatus and method for transmission apparatus to transfer received data
A facsimile apparatus is disclosed that includes a register unit that registers transmission destination information in an internal address book. The register...
US-8,094,330 Image forming apparatus that can launch external applications selectively after shipment of the apparatus
An image forming apparatus is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes service modules for performing system side processes on image formation,...
US-8,094,179 Light source device, optical scanning device, and image forming apparatus
A light source device includes a light source, a coupling lens, a first opening plate, a second opening plate, a photoreceptor, a package member, a cover glass,...
US-8,094,178 Method and apparatus for forming image
In an image forming apparatus, a separating unit separates each laser beam into a first laser beam used for measuring light intensity and a second laser beam...
US-8,094,016 Status determination method and image forming apparatus
A plurality of weak discriminators output determinations results about a status of an apparatus. Weight values are individually assigned to the determination...
US-8,091,883 Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
The sheet feeding device includes a straight sheet feeding passage, and plural sheet feeding sections. Each sheet feeding section includes a container...
US-8,091,476 Web conveyance method and apparatus of tandem printing system
By executing low-speed conveyance of web by a web feeding mechanism before the printing operation begins, slack W22a, W10a, and W15a in the web located...
US-8,091,026 Methods and apparatuses for processing digital objects
Methods and apparatuses for processing digital objects are described herein. In one embodiment, multiple digital objects are displayed in a first mode, where...
US-8,090,960 Information managing method, information managing system, server apparatus, and recording medium
At a seller, an encryption device encrypts content data stored in a content server using an encryption key generated by an encryption key generation device, and...
US-8,090,469 Printing medium conveying apparatus and printing medium conveying method
A printing medium conveying technique is disclosed for moving a printing medium in a sub scanning direction. The technique involves controlling the moving of...
US-8,090,324 Radio communication terminal apparatus, display method in radio communication terminal apparatus and radio...
A radio communication terminal apparatus has a measuring part configured to measure radio field intensities of radio communication with other plurality of radio...
US-8,090,305 Fixing unit and image forming apparatus
Disclosed is a fixing device including a liquid supply unit that supplies a liquid fixer containing a softening agent that dissolves or swells at least part of...
US-8,090,303 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus, forming a color image by successively superposing color images, formed on image carriers of corresponding image forming parts...
US-8,090,293 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus employing same
A process cartridge detachably attached to an image forming apparatus includes a first subunit, a second subunit, a first positioning member, and a second...
US-8,090,276 Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a developing roller that carries a two-component developer from a developer container to an image carrier, a first screw carrying a...
US-8,089,848 Optical pickup and optical information processing apparatus
A disclosed optical pickup for performing at least recording, reproduction, or deletion of information on a first, second, third, and fourth optical recording...
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