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US-7,430,327 Image processing apparatus, image processing program, and storage medium
A image processing apparatus transmits a codestream through a transmission path, the codestream being created from an image by dividing the image into...
US-7,430,065 Method and system for correcting distortions in image data scanned from bound originals
During scanning bound originals such as a book, a bound portion of the book is often scanned into distorted image since the bound portion is lifted from a common...
US-7,429,852 Constant voltage circuit capable of quickly responding to a sudden change of load current
A constant voltage circuit which is capable of quickly responding to a sudden change of an output voltage includes an output transistor, and first and second...
US-7,429,851 Constant voltage power supply circuit
A disclosed constant voltage power supply circuit (1) has an input terminal (Vdd), an output terminal (Vout), a constant voltage power supply unit (2) that...
US-7,429,442 Toner, and two component developer and image forming apparatus using the toner
A toner is provided that contains a binder resin; a colorant; a release agent; and an external additive, wherein the toner has an average circularity of from...
US-7,428,578 Remotely initiated document transmission
A method, system, computer program product, and user interface for securely and remotely selecting and initiating transmission of stored electronic documents...
US-7,428,575 Method and system for communicating with a device attached to a computer using electronic mail messages
A method, system, and computer program product for communicating with machines connected to a network. Information sent to or from the machines is transmitted...
US-7,428,400 Primary transfer unit of image forming apparatus
A primary transfer unit includes transfer units for performing a toner transfer from image carriers onto a transfer belt. Each of the transfer units is formed...
US-7,428,394 Electronic color photography apparatus
An electronic color photography apparatus includes a photosensitive body and a plurality of detachable developing devices. A power for moving the developing...
US-7,428,393 Developing device, process cartridge, device unit, and image forming apparatus having a sealing member
A highly reliable developing device, process cartridge, device unit, and image forming apparatus in which a developer is not spattered to the outside of the...
US-7,428,391 Image forming device and method of controlling the image forming device
In an image forming device including a system control unit, an image formation unit forming an image on a recording sheet using a predetermined process, an image...
US-7,428,338 Header-based processing of images compressed using multi-scale transforms
A method and apparatus is described for segmenting an image, for adaptively scaling an image, and for automatically scaling and cropping an image based on...
US-7,428,199 Optical disk stabilizing apparatus and method of controlling optical disk stabilizing apparatus
An optical disk apparatus includes a rotary driving unit rotating an optical disk which is flexible, an optical pickup irradiating light upon a recording surface...
US-7,428,007 Image pickup apparatus and image processing method for picking up an image of a target in divisions
An image pickup apparatus for picking up an image of a target object in divisions as a plurality of partial images which overlap by a predetermined quantity, is...
US-7,428,006 Digital camera, mobile terminal, and method of displaying images for user controlled image connection
The digital camera includes a photographing unit which picks-up image data, a storage control unit which stores the image data, a reconstruction control unit...
US-7,427,922 Remote visitor monitoring system
A visitor monitoring system includes a reading device that reads personal data of a visitor from an identification medium, a terminal device that converts the...
US-7,427,727 Fixing apparatus and an image formation apparatus
A fixing apparatus and an image formation apparatus are disclosed. The fixing apparatus includes two or more heaters with temperature detecting function that...
US-7,427,332 Method and apparatus for assembling parts
A method and an apparatus for fixing a part and a part support for mounting the part by use of adhesive via an intermediate member are disclosed. The adhesive is...
US-7,427,259 Sheet folding device, sheet processing apparatus, and image forming system including the sheet folding device
A sheet folding device, method, and computer program product for conveying one of a sheet and a sheet bundle with pressure by a sheet conveying unit toward a...
US-7,427,130 Image forming process and image forming apparatus and ink set therefor
An image is formed by applying a recording composition having a colorant and a treating composition including a component that reacts with colorant droplets so...
US-7,426,748 Management mediating device, image processing apparatus, management mediating program, and storing medium...
A management mediating device includes a management system communication device for making a connection to a management system outside a fire wall from inside...
US-7,426,707 Layout design method for semiconductor integrated circuit, and semiconductor integrated circuit
In a layout design method for a semiconductor integrated circuit, a cell layout library is provided which stores structure information of functional cells and a...
US-7,426,362 Conveyor device and image forming apparatus
A toner-conveying device includes a movable plate. The movable plate is movable between a holding position such as to couple a cap of a toner container to a...
US-7,426,284 Method, apparatus, and program for image processing capable of effectively preventing and detecting tampering,...
An image processing apparatus includes an acquiring mechanism configured to acquire an original document image, a dividing mechanism configured to divide the...
US-7,426,173 Method and apparatus for definition of signal for record medium
In an optical information record medium including a plurality of record layers that are recordable, various signal characteristics with respect to an area X in a...
US-7,426,169 Optical pickup apparatus and optical pickup method
An optical pickup apparatus for reading/reproducing data on an optical recording medium, includes a plurality of laser diodes configured to emit laser light of...
US-7,426,166 Information recording method and information recording apparatus that can achieve uniform signal...
In an information recording method and apparatus, when performing recording by using multiple pulses defined by erase powers Pe1 and Pe2 for forming a space part...
US-7,426,165 Method and apparatus of recording information in reduced waiting time
A method, apparatus and computer-readable recording medium are disclosed, for recording information in an information recording medium. The method includes a...
US-7,426,146 Reference voltage generating circuit and constant voltage circuit
A reference voltage generating circuit for producing a predetermined reference voltage at an output node includes a depletion-type n-channel field-effect...
US-7,426,118 Printed wiring board
To cancel a magnetic field in an interconnection pattern of a printed wiring board.A first interconnection pattern 3a is formed on a surface 1a of an insulating...
US-7,426,047 Electronic device and control method thereof
In the energy saving mode, a card I/F circuit section is controlled to turn ON intermittently for a predetermined interval by using a switch. The I/F circuit...
US-7,425,975 Multi-beam image forming apparatus
A multi-beam image forming apparatus includes: first and second semiconductor laser arrays each having n laser elements; a multi-beam generation unit that...
US-7,425,753 Semiconductor device
A semiconductor device equipped with an integrated circuit including a metal thin-film-resistor object is disclosed. The semiconductor device includes a lower...
US-7,425,522 Thermosensitive recording material
The present invention aims to provide thermosensitive recording materials that allow excellent stampability, prevent sticking, represent less image-density...
US-7,424,974 Techniques that facilitate tracking of physical locations of paper documents
Techniques that facilitate tracking of physical locations of paper documents. Embodiments of the present invention can track physical locations of paper...
US-7,424,490 System for document management and information processing
A document data handling apparatus for coupling a plurality of document data, wherein each of the plurality of document data includes a plurality of types of...
US-7,424,435 Managing shipment charges for international transportation of items
A method and system for tracking and making use of variances between amounts billed to a supplier for shipping items from one country to customers in another and...
US-7,424,263 Toner recovery belt conveyor, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus using the same
A toner recovery device, capable of preventing toner from spilling out of the space between protruding sections and an inner wall of a toner-conveying pipe, and...
US-7,424,256 Intermediate transfer belt and image forming apparatus and image forming method using the same
An intermediate transfer belt and an image forming apparatus including the belt may include a drawn component not greater than 98% of which is imidized. The...
US-7,424,255 Device and method for belt speed control, and image forming apparatus
A scale including equally spaced marks is attached to a belt in a direction of movement of the belt such that a gap is formed between a first end and a second...
US-7,424,251 Film driving apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
The invention provides a film driving apparatus in which no adverse effect is caused by a change in the circumferential length of a film even if there arises the...
US-7,424,233 Image forming apparatus for forming images with at least two process speeds
An image forming apparatus forms a multiple-color image with at least two process speeds. A secondary-transfer-bias applying unit applies a bias to a secondary...
US-7,424,129 Printing system with embedded audio/video content recognition and processing
A printing system includes embedded functionality for performing media content recognition and processing. Based on the results of the content recognition and...
US-7,423,953 Optical module and optical recording and/or reproducing apparatus
An optical module has a first light source which emits a first light beam from a first light emission point in a predetermined direction, a second light source...
US-7,423,940 Signal processing method and signal processing apparatus
A signal processing apparatus is provided with a converter for converting at least one analog light detection signal into a digital light detection signal, and a...
US-7,423,787 Optical scanning module, device, and method, and imaging apparatus
An optical scanning module includes a light-emission source emitting a light beam, a movable mirror reflecting the light beam, and a movable mirror driving part...
US-7,423,781 Image processor and image processing method for image enhancement using edge detection
A filtering processing unit of an image processor includes a component extraction unit, a character edge quantity calculation unit, and a correction unit...
US-7,423,773 Print system and printer device facilitating reuse of print data
A print system includes a communication path, a client device which transmits print data to said communication path, a host device connected to said...
US-7,423,770 Image-forming-device management system capable of operating in energy-saving mode
An image-forming-device management system includes an image-forming device, a data communication device and a central management device. A real-time clock...
US-7,423,769 Graphical user interface
A printer filter including a companion script file and which filters a standard printer data stream to perform a user-specified print job. In particular, the...
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