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US-8,001,460 Page-added information sharing management method
In a page-added information sharing management method, a setting of added information to an object in a page, including a range specification of the added...
US-8,000,658 Communicating apparatus, communicating method, and computer program product
A communication control unit transmits a detection message and receives a reply message with respect to an external device via a communicating unit. A first...
US-8,000,643 Lubricant applicator, process cartridge and image forming apparatus including the same
An image forming apparatus includes a lubricant applicator and a process cartridge using the same. The lubricant applicator includes a solid lubricant, a...
US-8,000,642 Fixing device and image forming apparatus including the fixing device using a dielectric material heated by an...
A fixing device and an image forming apparatus including the fixing device. The fixing device includes a fixing member having a dielectric body to fix a toner...
US-8,000,638 Developing device using two-component developing agent and image forming apparatus provided with same
A developing device that efficiently adjusts the amount of charge on the developing agent without being affected by external conditions, and that continuously...
US-8,000,636 Particle supply apparatus, imaging apparatus, and particle accommodating unit transporting method
A particle supply apparatus for supplying particles to a supply destination is disclosed that includes a particle supply apparatus main frame, a particle...
US-8,000,627 Charging device, process cartridge, image forming apparatus, and toner
The present invention provides a charging device which comprises a charging roller (14a) and a cleaning component (14b). The charging roller charges a surface...
US-8,000,622 Moving body controlling device, intermediate transferring device, and image forming apparatus having the same
A disclosed moving body controlling device includes a first moving body driven by a first motor that is controlled by a first control unit, a second moving body...
US-8,000,615 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
In an image forming apparatus, a timer unit measures a time interval between a current time and a time point when previous supply of toner to a developing unit...
US-8,000,542 Apparatus and method for processing image data based on object movement speed within a frame
An apparatus for processing a non-interlaced image includes a wavelet transform part and a determination part. The wavelet transform part performs...
US-8,000,203 Apparatus for recording information onto surface using electron beam
An electron beam recording apparatus is disclosed that records information onto the surface of a sample by using an electron beam. The electron beam recording...
US-8,000,201 Information recording system with information recording and reproducing apparatus having a data recorder
An apparatus for processing information is disclosed. The apparatus requests for recording of user data into an information-recording apparatus for recording in...
US-8,000,198 Phase-change type optical recording medium and reproduction method and apparatus for such a recording medium
A dual-layer structure phase-change type optical recording medium includes a substrate (1), a reflective layer (2), a first protective layer (3), a first...
US-8,000,042 Lens barrel, camera and mobile information terminal
A lens barrel including a telescopic cylinder configured to be accommodated within a fixed frame; a plurality of lens groups configured to be retained in the...
US-7,999,985 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
A light beam splitting element that is arranged on an optical path of a light beam emitted from a VCSEL element splits an incident light beam into a first light...
US-7,999,970 Light source device, optical scanning device, and image forming apparatus
A light-source holding member that holds semiconductor lasers along the sub-scanning direction is fixed to an attachment member at two points with first and...
US-7,999,842 Continuously rotating video camera, method and user interface for using the same
A continuously rotating camera and method for using the same are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises repeatedly rotating a camera, including...
US-7,999,828 Image processing apparatus, computer program product, and preview image displaying method
An image processing apparatus includes a system control unit, and a display control unit. The system control unit judges whether a setting item that is newly...
US-7,999,352 Semiconductor device
A semiconductor device equipped with a metal thin film resistor is disclosed. The semiconductor device includes a second interlayer insulating film formed on a...
US-7,999,253 Organic transistor and active matrix display
An organic transistor is disclosed that has an organic semiconductor layer patterned with high resolution. The organic transistor includes a gate electrode, a...
US-7,997,320 Sheet cutter and image forming apparatus including the sheet cutter
A sheet cutter cuts an adhesion sheet and includes a pair of blades including a first blade including a blade edge and a second blade opposing the first blade...
US-7,996,490 System and method for changing a functionality of an image processing device based on a file corresponding to a...
A method and system for managing documents, where the system includes a document manager server connected to image processing devices and to applications via a...
US-7,995,954 Developing device and image forming apparatus including same which includes a supply path and a recovery path
A developing device including a developer container casing, a developer bearing member to supply toner to a latent image, a supply path to convey developer in...
US-7,995,950 Image forming apparatus, image forming method and process cartridge involving the use of a cleaning blade that...
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member having a static friction coefficient of from 0.1 to 0.3, a latent electrostatic image forming...
US-7,995,949 Powder conveyance device, process unit, and image forming device
A powder conveyance device is disclosed that enables plural powder conveyance paths to be easily and reliably attached and detached. The powder conveyance...
US-7,995,947 Image forming apparatus, and charging device and process cartridge used in the image forming apparatus
The invention provides a charging device used in an image forming apparatus such as a copier, a fax machine, a printer or the like, the charging device...
US-7,995,934 Developing device, image forming apparatus, and process unit
An information attaching unit attaches either one of carrier density information of initial developer and loose apparent density information of toner in the...
US-7,995,869 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information storing medium
An information processing apparatus configured to generate object information from image information, the information processing apparatus includes: an image...
US-7,995,438 Reproducing method, optical disk apparatus, program and computer readable information recording medium
Upon scanning with an optical spot from a first address on the first recording layer as a start point for a second address on the second recording layer which...
US-7,995,275 Polarization conversion element, polarization conversion optical system and image projecting apparatus
A polarization conversion element having plural polarization separation sections and plural phase modulation sections is disclosed. A light flux is separated...
US-7,995,253 Image reading device and control method thereof
An image reading device feeds a document original along a sub-scanning direction over an exposure glass. A moving unit moves to and fro in the sub-scanning...
US-7,995,251 Optical scanning device, optical scanning method, and image forming apparatus
A light-source drive control unit divides each pixel of the image data into a plurality of subpixels, deletes certain subpixels from the image data in...
US-7,995,236 Printer having plural sheet feeding apparatuses with variable print speeds
A printer of the present invention allows a plurality of sheet feeding apparatuses, each having a particular sheet feed speed range adaptive to a plurality of...
US-7,995,229 Image processing device, information management device, information management system, and information...
An image forming device is disclosed that is able to easily deal with image data stored in plural image forming devices. The image forming device includes an...
US-7,993,732 Heat-sensitive pressure-sensitive adhesive and heat-sensitive adhesive material
A heat-sensitive pressure-sensitive adhesive which contains at least a thermoplastic resin and a thermofusible material, wherein the thermoplastic resin has a...
US-7,992,991 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus stably conveys a recording medium, and includes a conveyance roller, a driven roller, a conveyance belt, an image forming unit and a...
US-7,992,969 Piezoelectric actuator, liquid-drop ejecting head, and liquid-drop ejecting apparatus
A liquid drop ejecting head for ejecting liquid drops from nozzles communicating with liquid chambers includes a piezoelectric actuator including a diaphragm...
US-7,992,967 Liquid drop ejection head and image forming apparatus
A liquid drop ejection head unit includes plural lines of plural nozzles formed on a nozzle plate, plural lines of plural drive elements that generate energy...
US-7,992,954 Image forming apparatus capable of increasing throughput of duplex printing
An image forming apparatus operable in a duplex printing mode includes a liquid ejecting head, a conveyance member, a charger, and a controller. The liquid...
US-7,992,953 Image forming apparatus and method of correcting deviation of shooting position
An adjustment pattern, which is composed of a reference pattern made of plural independent liquid droplets and a pattern to be measured made of plural...
US-7,992,860 Sheet feeding device, image forming apparatus, and sheet feeding method
A sheet feeding device includes a first roller that draws a recording medium at a first position and feeds the recording medium; a friction pad that comes into...
US-7,992,858 Sheet conveying apparatus, image scanning apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A disclosed sheet conveying apparatus includes a first conveying unit configured to convey a sheet in a first sheet conveying direction; and a second conveying...
US-7,992,771 Document-management device and document-management method
In a document-management device which supports a task of electronizing paper documents and registering electronic data of the documents to an existing system...
US-7,992,188 Document access control system, data processing apparatus, program product and method for performing document...
A document access control system for determining whether to allow a client to access a target document file according to a security policy set in a server, the...
US-7,991,828 Network communication apparatus generating XML responses based on HTTP requests
A hyper-text-transfer-protocol communication unit sends and receives data based on a hyper text transfer protocol via a network. A facsimile communication unit...
US-7,991,778 Triggering actions with captured input in a mixed media environment
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system and associated techniques provide mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes media of at least two types...
US-7,991,774 Notification processor that notifies information and position information manager
To provide an apparatus that transmits information, which includes a storage unit that stores notification rule information in which transmission destination...
US-7,991,371 Automatic gain control apparatus for wireless communication apparatus
An arbitrary threshold value (Ei0) is established which defines a boundary as to activating an RF-AGC circuit (21) if the value of the field intensity (Ei) of a...
US-7,991,342 Protective material and image forming apparatus using the protective material
A protective material block including a metal soap, wherein the surface of the protective material block has an X-ray diffraction pattern wherein a ratio...
US-7,991,334 Toner container and image forming apparatus
A toner container includes a longitudinal container body and a held portion. The longitudinal container body has a first end and a second end distal to the...
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