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US-7,577,387 Developing unit having improved agent recovery and supply system and image forming apparatus using the same
A developing unit for an image forming apparatus including an agent carrying member, a supply compartment, a supply screw, a recovery compartment, a recovery...
US-7,577,379 Toner container, toner supply device and image forming apparatus
A toner container for installation in a toner supply device is provided. The toner container includes a toner accommodation member and a cap member freely...
US-7,577,377 Developing device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus including the same
In a developing device of the present invention, the ratio of the volume of a two-ingredient type developer to the capacity of a space storing the developer is...
US-7,577,308 Image data generation with reduced amount of processing
An image data generator for generating data on a size reduced image of an original image. In one embodiment, the image data generator includes: an inverse...
US-7,577,301 Multiple page descriptions for the same page
A method and apparatus for using multiple page descriptions for the same page is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a file in a file...
US-7,577,076 Tilt sensor using diffraction grating
A tilt sensor for detecting information related to a tilt of an object to a reference plane is disclosed. The tilt sensor includes a diffraction element disposed...
US-7,577,070 Optical recording medium tilt compensation device, tilt compensation method, and optical information recording...
An optical recording medium tilt compensation device having a tilt compensation unit is disclosed that is able to compensate for a tilt error in servo control...
US-7,576,886 Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, printer driver, image processing method and...
An image forming apparatus forms an image by a plurality of dots, by forming a periphery of a stepped transition portion of a contour portion of at least a...
US-7,576,764 Device and method for controlling timing for starting image formation, and an image forming apparatus using...
A device and method for controlling timing for starting image formation, and image forming apparatus using such device and method are described. A detector...
US-7,576,578 Frequency synthesizer and charge pump circuit used for the same
A frequency synthesizer includes an AND circuit (17) for detecting whether a frequency synthesizer is in a lock state according to a signal outputted from an Up...
US-7,576,574 Constant current circuit and light emitting diode drive circuit
A constant current generator which includes a first transistor to supply current in accordance with a control signal, a second transistor that is a MOS...
US-7,576,530 Switching regulator capable of efficient control at control mode change
A switching regulator includes a switching transistor to switch, an inductor to store charge from an input voltage, a comparator to compare a voltage at a...
US-7,576,509 Drive control method, drive control device, belt apparatus, image forming apparatus, image reading apparatus,...
Driving of a pulse motor is controlled in such a manner that a rotating body driven by the pulse motor rotates at a uniform angular velocity. Angular...
US-7,576,382 Semiconductor integrated device and method of providing shield interconnection therein
A method of providing shield interconnection, the method shielding an interconnection pattern to be shielded with shield interconnection patterns for shielding...
US-7,575,842 Toner and, developer, toner-containing container, process cartridge, image forming apparatus and image forming...
A toner producing method is provided, which comprises preparing toner base particles in an aqueous medium, wherein the toner base particles comprise resin fine...
US-7,574,910 Non-contact condensation detecting method and non-contact condensation detecting apparatus
A disclosed detector element includes a substrate including a void, a heating unit including a heat generating electrode bridged across the void, and a...
US-D598,490 Toner cartridge
US-7,574,745 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, computer-readable medium having information...
There is disclosed an information processing apparatus for providing information on resources for which predetermined permission is given to a subject trying to...
US-7,574,654 Application unit monitoring and reporting system and method
A system for monitoring a user's usage of a target application. Such a target application can, as examples, be a software program running on a computer or a...
US-7,574,619 Apparatus, method, and program for selecting an energy-saving communication speed in a network communication...
A network communication apparatus includes: a self-apparatus setting unit that sets a communication speed to be applied to communications between the network...
US-7,574,503 Method and system for using abstract classes to extract status information from networked devices
A method, system, and computer program product for extracting, for a selected communication protocol, status information related to a monitored device...
US-7,574,489 System, method, and computer program product for extracting information from remote devices through the HTTP...
There is provided a method, system, and computer program product for extracting information related to a monitored device communicatively coupled to a network...
US-7,574,164 Developing device and electrophotographic apparatus using the same
An electrophotographic apparatus includes: a photoconductor; and two developing rollers facing the photoconductor. A developer fed out from between the two...
US-7,574,162 Toner container, and image forming apparatus
A toner container includes a container member with a spiral member therein that contains toner and conveys the toner toward an opening in conjunction with a...
US-7,574,156 Image forming apparatus and authentication method
An image forming apparatus including applications and system side software for providing system side services to the applications is provided, in which the image...
US-7,574,153 Image forming method and apparatus including adjustable conveyance speed to prevent image shock jitter
An image forming method includes forming a toner image on an image carrier of an image forming apparatus, transferring the toner image on the image carrier onto...
US-7,574,152 AC high-voltage device, image forming apparatus, and AC high-voltage output controlling method which restarts...
An AC high-voltage device includes a voltage controlling unit that controls an AC transforming unit. The AC transforming unit transforms supplied power to an AC...
US-7,574,147 Imaging apparatus and remote management system of the same
In a multi-function imaging machine, a termination condition for each application is managed at a remote location, and a termination operation of the application...
US-7,574,062 Image processing apparatus and method capable of finely adjusting data compression rate
An image processing apparatus includes a coding part that performs coding on image data based on the result of decomposing the image data into bit planes block...
US-7,574,061 Encoding device and method utilizing table data for selection of bit planes
An encoding process is provided which can easily control the compression rate or guarantee a maximum required processing time when representing the factor data,...
US-7,573,922 Semiconductor laser driving unit and image forming apparatus having the same
A semiconductor laser driving unit is disclosed that includes a first part generating a bias current; a second part generating a first current for causing the...
US-7,573,799 Information recording method, information recording apparatus, program and computer readable information...
In a method for writing data to an information recording medium having a plurality of recording layers, user data is written across between a plurality of the...
US-7,573,790 Light source driving unit and optical storage apparatus
A light source driving unit includes a modulating signal generating section generating modulating signals based on driving waveform generating information of a...
US-7,573,789 Method and apparatus for recording data at accurate location on recording medium
An information recording device includes a buffer memory, a buffer management unit and a phase adjusting unit. The buffer memory temporarily stores data to be...
US-7,573,615 Multi-function image forming apparatus with improved scan-to-email function
In a multi-function image forming apparatus connected with a network, an email transmission device extracts image data of an address area, a subject area, and a...
US-7,573,614 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer product
In an image processing apparatus, an antenna is arranged in a traveling member of a scanner, a reader/writer receives a radio wave from a radio tag added to an...
US-7,573,604 Printer with embedded retrieval and publishing interface
A system and method for a printer that receives a data containing multimedia information or a pointer to multimedia content and performs various actions in...
US-7,573,593 Printer with hardware and software interfaces for media devices
A printing system enables the printing of multimedia received from a media source that is communicatively coupled to the printer. Based on the received...
US-7,573,509 Digital still camera, reproduction device, and image processor
A digital still camera for facilitating selection of a result as most intended by a photographer from among one set of photographed image data photographed in...
US-7,573,494 Image forming apparatus, an optical scanning apparatus and an image forming method
An image forming apparatus is capable of forming a clear image by using laser beams projected from a plurality of laser light sources. The image forming...
US-7,573,346 Oscillation circuit capable of having stable oscillation in wide temperature range
An oscillation circuit includes a constant current source, a current mirror circuit configured to receive a constant input current from the constant current...
US-7,572,388 Magnet compound material to be compression molded, a molded elongate magnetic, a magnet roller, a developing...
A magnet compound material to be compression molded, said magnet compound material comprising a magnetic powder and a binder resin particles, wherein a ratio of...
US-7,572,002 Image forming apparatus and adjusting method of image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a carriage where a recording head configured to jet a liquid drop of recording liquid is provided, and a conveyance belt...
US-7,571,984 Drop discharge head and method of producing the same
A drop discharge head comprises a channel-forming element that has channel formed therein through which a fluid is conducted to a nozzle.
US-7,571,185 Tree system diagram output method, computer program and recording medium
A tree system diagram output method of correlating a plurality of objects and outputting the plurality of objects as a tree system diagram includes the steps of:...
US-7,570,911 Image forming method and apparatus for fixing an image
An image forming apparatus, includes an image forming mechanism configured to form an image, and a fixing unit configured to fix a toner image formed on a...
US-7,570,910 Image forming apparatus, fixing unit, and image forming method using induction heater
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism configured to form a toner image on a recording medium according to image data and a fixing...
US-7,570,904 Image forming apparatus
In the image forming apparatus by: visualizing an electrostatic latent image formed on an electrostatic charge carrying member; transferring a toner image, which...
US-7,570,898 Image forming apparatus including a wiring housing member
According to an aspect of the invention, an image forming apparatus comprises: a manuscript reading device reading a manuscript and converting the manuscript...
US-7,570,563 Optical recording method of a phase-change optical recording medium having improved recording characteristics...
The object is to provide an optical recording method improving the recording characteristics and uniformity in a CAV recording on a phase-change optical...
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