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US-9,503,893 Communication management system, relay device, communication control system, communication system,...
A relay device is communicable with a communication management system that stores relay device identification information for identifying a relay device capable...
US-9,503,664 Photoelectric conversion element, image reading device, and image forming apparatus
A photoelectric conversion element includes: a plurality of AD conversion units that convert respective analog signals representing amounts of charge stored in...
US-9,503,611 Image forming apparatus, and method and device for creating dither patterns
An aspect of the invention provides an image forming apparatus storing first, second, and third dither pattern groups. The first group contains a plurality of...
US-9,503,608 Equipment management system, equipment management device, and equipment
There are included: a processing-result-information-acquiring-unit that acquires, from each equipment, processing result information associating communication...
US-9,503,439 Communication system and communication method
A communication system includes a transmission terminal and a management device, and when having received contact list information about a second user from the...
US-9,503,405 Information processing system and method that record result of process that uses e-mail transmission
An information processing system, which includes an electronic apparatus and a service providing system executing a process using e-mail based on a request from...
US-9,501,857 Display control method configured to cause an input image to emerge and move on a display region, display...
A display control method includes: inputting user's image including a drawing portion made by hand drawing and being a display target image; and performing...
US-9,501,854 Color-sample image generator, color-sample generator, color-sample generation method, and color-sample
A color sample image generator, a color-sample generator, and a color sample generation method are provided. The color-sample image generator produces a color...
US-9,501,256 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and information processing method
An information processing apparatus includes a process control unit configured to execute one or more processes with respect to input data in an order defined...
US-9,501,254 Workflow activities for suppression of documents inside of a print job
Systems and methods are provided for utilizing a workflow activity to suppress individual documents of a print job prior to printing. One embodiment is a...
US-9,501,250 Apparatus, system, and method of controlling power supply, and recording medium storing power supply control...
An information processing apparatus stores function information that identifies, for each one of a plurality of functions, one or more devices capable of...
US-9,501,160 Coordinate detection system and information processing apparatus
A coordinate detection system that detects a coordinate pointed by a pointing operation on a board face includes at least two light receiving units that receive...
US-9,501,025 Gear transmission device and image forming apparatus including the same
A gear transmission device includes a first external gear driven by a drive motor attached to a first side of a frame and a first internal gear driven by the...
US-9,501,023 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system
A storage unit stores a surface effect selection table in which density values, types of the surface effects, and types of linkage effects as other surface...
US-9,501,018 Optical sensor, and devices incorporating the same
An optical sensor including an abutment part configured to abut one edge of an object to be measured, a wall extending along a side of the object to be measured...
US-9,501,011 Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device to fix a toner image on a sheet includes a first rotary member that rotates in a predetermined direction and a second rotary member that...
US-9,501,006 Fixing device, image forming apparatus, and fixing method
A fixing device includes a heater that heats a fixing rotator and includes a first heating portion and a second heating portion substantially aligned with the...
US-9,500,996 Sealing member, toner conveying device, and image forming apparatus
A sealing member is attached to a second member attached to and detached from a first member having a first opening through which powder passes and having a...
US-9,500,992 Developing device having a powder conveyor, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus including the same
A developing device includes a housing to store a powder, a developing roller to hold the powder, a supplying roller to supply the powder to the developing...
US-9,500,983 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearer, a developing device to develop with developer a latent image formed on the image bearer, a developer...
US-9,500,978 Image forming apparatus including electric charge removing device and method of forming image
An image forming apparatus includes a first electric charging unit having an electric discharge wire to uniformly electrify a surface of the electrostatic...
US-9,500,926 Electrochromic display element and image display device
Disclosed is an electrochromic display element, including a display substrate, a display electrode, an electrochromic layer, an opposed electrode, and an...
US-9,500,876 Zoom lens unit and imaging apparatus
A zoom lens unit comprises a first and fourth lens groups with positive refractive power, a second and third lens groups with negative refractive power. The...
US-9,500,858 Image recording system and image recording method
Provided is an image recording system for recording an image on a thermally reversible recording medium held by a conveyed article conveyed on a predetermined...
US-9,500,778 Optical element, mold, and optical device
An optical element having an antireflection effect includes an incident plane and an emission plane and a conical microstructure formed on at least one plane of...
US-9,500,683 Arbitration device, arbitration method, and computer program product
An arbitration device comprises a determining unit that determines priority of each of a plurality of electrical devices according to at least either a position...
US-9,500,647 Fluidic device, testing device, and method for fabricating fluidic device
Provided is a fluidic device including: a support member; a porous layer; and an adhesive layer bonding the support member and the porous layer with each other....
US-9,500,529 Thermal-type infrared sensor and image forming apparatus
A thermal-type infrared sensor includes a thermopile; an electrical conduction path of the thermopile, the conduction path including at least one crossed...
US-9,499,363 Sheet thickness detector and image forming apparatus including same
A sheet thickness detector incorporated in an image forming apparatus includes a sheet conveying member to rotate and convey a sheet in a sheet conveyance...
US-9,499,361 Belt conveyor unit and image forming apparatus including same
A belt conveyor unit includes a plurality of rollers around which a belt is entrained, including a first roller, a second roller disposed opposite the first...
US-9,498,950 Retaining structure of wiring member, liquid discharge head, liquid discharge device, and liquid discharge...
A retaining structure of a flexible wiring member includes a flexible wiring member and a retaining member. The flexible wiring member includes a front side...
US-D772,257 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-9,497,537 Conference apparatus
Provided is a conference apparatus, which includes a capturing unit to capture an image, a use environment detection unit to detect a use environment in which...
US-9,497,492 Distribution control system, distribution system, distribution control method, and computer-readable storage medium
A distribution control system includes a generating unit configured to generate image data from content data; a converting unit configured to convert the image...
US-9,497,353 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system
An image processing apparatus includes a reading unit, an acquisition unit, a determining unit, and a density correction unit. The reading unit reads a document...
US-9,497,348 Document output method for outputting documents associated with an event
A document output system includes a document registration unit that registers, for each one of events, data of one or more documents in association with...
US-9,497,347 Image forming apparatus including a device that updates stored program based on updating data which is selected...
An image forming apparatus includes a storage section that stores programs for carrying out processes, an updating data selection section that selects an...
US-9,497,339 Information processing system, information processing method and recording medium storing an information...
An information processing system includes a computer programmed to execute a process. The process includes receiving operation information indicating an...
US-9,497,084 Display filtering in device management system
Apparatuses, systems and methods are provided for monitoring a plurality of information technology devices. A filter control window displays user-selectable...
US-9,496,686 Surface-emitting laser element, method for manufacturing a surface-emitting laser element, and atomic oscillator
Disclosed is a surface-emitting laser element including a semiconductor substrate and plural surface-emitting lasers configured to emit light mutually different...
US-9,495,650 Information display system, information processing device, and information display method
An information display system for displaying information according to an operation by a user, includes a progress management unit configured to compare a...
US-9,495,621 Color calibration mechanism
A method for calibrating a printer is disclosed. The method includes receiving data corresponding to a Reference curve for the printer, receiving data...
US-9,495,606 Method for product recognition from multiple images
A method for product recognition from multiple images includes producing a plurality of recognition results for a plurality of input images, stitching the...
US-9,495,385 Mixed media reality recognition using multiple specialized indexes
An MMR system for searching across multiple indexes comprises a plurality of mobile devices, a pre-processing server or MMR gateway, and an MMR matching unit,...
US-9,494,990 Device, method, and computer program product for computing electric power consumption
A disclosed electric power consumption computation device includes an acquisition unit configured to acquire apparatus information from an apparatus connected...
US-9,494,911 Cabinet structure, electronic equipment, and image forming apparatus
A cabinet structure includes multiple cover members configured to spatially partition an inside from an outside of a cabinet, and a clearance communicating...
US-9,494,906 Driving force transmission device and image forming apparatus using the same
A driving force transmission device that transmits a driving force to a rotation body includes a flange member provided in the rotation body, a through shaft...
US-9,494,904 Separation device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A separation device separates a recording medium ejected from a fixing nip formed between a first rotator and a second rotator from the first rotator. The...
US-9,494,902 Fixing belt, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing belt for a fixing device of an image forming apparatus includes a base layer including a heat-resistant resin and a mesh member embedded in the...
US-9,494,901 Fixing device and image forming apparatus with a rotatable light shield
A fixing device includes a nip formation pad pressing against a pressure rotator via a fixing rotator to form a fixing nip between the fixing rotator and the...
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