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US-7,511,846 Printer having embedded functionality for printing time-based media
A multifunction printer enables the printing of time-based media. Based on received time-based media data, the printer produces a paper or other printed output...
US-7,511,842 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a document control service that generates authentication information corresponding to the request to output a stored document...
US-7,511,636 Data conversion unit, data conversion method, and electronic apparatus using the data conversion unit
A data conversion unit includes a first input/output unit, a second input/output unit, an encoder, a decoder, a random number generator for generating random...
US-7,511,238 Switch actuation device, interlock mechanism, and image forming apparatus
A switch actuation device includes a first actuation portion driven by a first moving member and a second actuation portion driven by a second moving member. The...
US-7,510,275 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
A disclosed image forming apparatus includes: an input unit to input image data; a conversion unit to convert the image data to conversion data on a plurality of...
US-7,510,263 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes a maintenance recovery mechanism for maintaining and restoring a condition of a recording head. An opening...
US-7,509,569 Action stickers for nested collections
A user affixes one or more action stickers to a collection coversheet to identify, by location on the coversheet, target documents within a previously stored...
US-7,509,452 Image forming apparatus, erasing method, and hard disk management method
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of erase information each showing whether or not to erase data for each of a plurality of divided areas into...
US-7,509,380 Method and system for diagnosis and control of machines using connectionless modes having delivery monitoring...
A method and system for retransmitting messages using an alternate mode of communication when an original mode of communication is determined to be unsuccessful....
US-7,509,317 Filing system and method for avoiding filing of identical document data
A file system includes a processing device that processes first data with at least one of a copying function to read image data of an original document and...
US-7,509,085 Image forming apparatus, fixing apparatus and toner
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism and a fixing mechanism. The fixing mechanism fixes a visible image formed by the image forming...
US-7,509,079 Toner, toner conveying apparatus and method, and image forming apparatus
A toner for forming a visual image on an image bearer having a maximum shearing stress of about 30 G (N/m.sup.2) when a maximum shearing stress test is performed...
US-7,509,074 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively reducing unevenness of density and color...
An image forming apparatus including an image carrying member, a transfer member, support rollers, a detecting mechanism, and a controller. The image carrying...
US-7,509,073 Image forming apparatus and belt unit
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism for forming an image, at least one guide member arranged in parallel, and a belt unit to be...
US-7,509,062 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively recycling image forming unit
An image forming apparatus which allows an independent and easy replacement of replaceable image forming devices including an image forming unit detachably...
US-7,508,992 Image-processing apparatus for compressing binary-format image data
An apparatus for image processing is disclosed. The apparatus is for reducing one or more runlengths by converting binary-format image data for each of black and...
US-7,508,988 Method, program and apparatus for image processing capable of effectively performing image transmission, and a...
An image processing apparatus includes a receiving mechanism configured to receive a request, from at least one different image processing apparatus connected...
US-7,508,987 Method, apparatus, system, and program for image processing capable of recognizing, reproducing, and enhancing...
A method, apparatus, system, and program for image processing are provided to perform operations of recognizing, reproducing, and enhancing an image,...
US-7,508,984 Language recognition method, system and software
A language such as English or a language group such as an Asian language group is recognized based upon document image data. The document image data is processed...
US-7,508,740 Information recording method, information recording apparatus, information recording program and recording...
An information recording apparatus and method can prevent an information recording medium having a plurality of recording layers from being incompatible with a...
US-7,508,551 Image reading apparatus
An image reading apparatus is equipped with an optical unit. Just prior to shifting to a low power-consumption mode, the optical unit is shifted to a low...
US-7,508,535 Stand alone multimedia printer with user interface for allocating processing
A printing system for time-based data enables the printing of time-based media by sharing processing resources on a printer and on an external media processing...
US-7,508,533 Method and computer program product for controlling a configuration of a printer
A method and and computer program product for controlling a configuration of a printer. The printer receives a request for a printer control interface and sends...
US-7,508,420 Image processing apparatus
When an external communication device (14) is connected to an image processing apparatus, the external communication device (14) transfers identification...
US-7,508,408 Image forming apparatus capable of effectively initializing a laser drive circuit
An image forming apparatus capable of properly performing an initialization of a control circuit including a laser diode driver circuit, includes a light source,...
US-7,508,078 Electronic device, method for manufacturing electronic device, contact hole of electronic device, method for...
An electronic device includes a substrate, a first conductive material layer formed on the substrate, a patterning layer formed on the first conductive material...
US-7,508,003 Production of a GaN bulk crystal substrate and a semiconductor device formed thereon
A crystal has a diameter of 1 cm or more and shows a strongest peak in cathode luminescent spectrum at a wavelength of 360 nm in correspondence to a band edge.
US-7,507,942 Illumination apparatus that suppresses light intensity distribution irregularity and projection-type display...
An illumination apparatus includes: a light source including at least one light-emitting element, the light-emitting element being configured to emit light and...
US-7,507,523 Optical information recording medium, method of manufacturing the optical information recording medium, and...
An optical information recording medium is provided. This medium at least stores information that indicates a maximum recording linear velocity Vh. The medium...
US-7,507,511 Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge therefor using the...
An electrophotographic photoreceptor, including: an electroconductive substrate; a first undercoat layer including no metal oxide, located overlying the...
US-7,507,509 Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge...
An electrophotographic photoreceptor, including a crosslinked material including: units obtained from a radical polymerizing monomer A having three or more...
US-7,506,948 Image formation apparatus
An image formation apparatus for forming an image on a recording medium to be recorded, having a recording head for discharging a liquid drop of recording...
US-7,506,817 Location of machine readable codes in compressed representations
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for locating machine readable codes (e.g., bar codes) in compressed representations are described. In one...
US-D589,084 Copying machine
US-D589,083 Copying machine
US-RE40,677 Facsimile machine having printer unit and interface
A facsimile machine includes a printer unit for printing out data having a predetermined format, and an interface circuit for converting facsimile image data...
US-7,506,279 Design supporting apparatus capable of checking functional description of large-scale integrated circuit to...
A design supporting apparatus is disclosed, including: an inputting part; a syntactic analyzing part; and a scanning and searching part. The inputting part...
US-7,506,250 Techniques for determining electronic document information for paper documents
Techniques for determining electronic document information for a paper document. The electronic document information determined for a paper document may include...
US-7,506,048 Method and system for monitoring network connected devices and displaying device status
A method of monitoring a device among distinct devices communicatively coupled to a network is described. The method includes the steps of accessing a device,...
US-7,505,728 Lubricant applying unit, process cartridge, image forming apparatus, and image forming method
A lubricant applying unit includes a lubricant composed of metal salt of fatty acid; an applying member that applies the lubricant on a subject under lubricant...
US-7,505,718 Container, toner container, image forming apparatus, and image forming process
The present invention relates to a container containing a toner that exhibits sufficient sealing effects and prevents leakage of the content in the container...
US-7,505,714 Image forming device
In an image forming device comprising an image forming part forming an image on a recording sheet, a sheet ejection part provided above the image forming part...
US-7,505,698 Image formation device and cartridge which uses verification data stored in a memory of the cartridge
An image formation device is disclosed that is able to detect data errors each time data are read from a memory in a cartridge and able to detect transmission...
US-7,505,697 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively performing color image position adjustment
A color image forming apparatus including a plurality of image forming devices attachable to and detachable from a housing, a transfer device including a...
US-7,505,630 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium that allow setting of most...
An image processing apparatus includes a condition setting unit with which a user sets a post-quantization condition. A partial decoding and decompression unit...
US-7,505,629 Image processing method and apparatus
An image processing method generates TAG information based on inclusion information which indicates an existence of significant data in code blocks for each of...
US-7,505,216 Lens barrel
A lens barrel, including, a moving frame (2) to hold a lens (8), a direct-advance ring (4) provided on an outer periphery of the moving frame and movable...
US-7,505,178 Semantic classification and enhancement processing of images for printing applications
A printing system enables the printing of enhanced documents using a semantic classification scheme. A printing system receives an image to be printed. The...
US-7,505,167 Information processing apparatus, method, and computer product, for file naming
An information processing apparatus includes a character identifying unit that performs character identification with respect to an image in an image data. A...
US-7,505,163 User interface for networked printer
A multifunction printer enables the printing of time-based media and is operated via a user interface. The user interface includes a touch screen for accepting...
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