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US-RE39,808 Computer-based network printing system and method
A method and computer-based printing system enable a user of a computer to send an image file to a host computer and subsequently to a printer for printing while...
US-7,263,671 Techniques for annotating multimedia information
The present invention provides techniques for generating a printable representation of multimedia information that can be printed on a paper medium to provide a...
US-7,263,659 Paper-based interface for multimedia information
The present invention provides techniques for generating a printable representation of multimedia information that can be printed on a paper medium to provide a...
US-7,263,309 Desktop color image forming apparatus and method of making the same
The present invention relates to an electrophotographic color image forming apparatus using a tandem-drum development, an indirect image-transfer method, and a...
US-7,263,308 Cleaning member, cleaning device, charging device, transfer device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A cleaning member includes a contact portion that is in contact with a cleaning target, at least the contact portion is made of melamine resin foam that is...
US-7,263,055 Method of recording and reproducing information and apparatus for recording and reproducing information using...
A method of recording and reproducing information in a phase-change optical recording medium by irradiation of an electromagnetic wave for recording, reproducing...
US-7,262,588 Method and apparatus for power supply controlling capable of effectively controlling switching operations
A switching regulator includes a first switching element to perform a switching operation in accordance with a first control signal input thereto to control an...
US-7,262,447 Metal oxide silicon transistor and semiconductor apparatus having high .lamda. and .beta. performances
A semiconductor apparatus includes a MOS transistor having a semiconductor substrate providing as a channel region between a source and a drain. A gate electrode...
US-7,261,989 Toner for developing electrostatic images, developer, image forming method, and image forming apparatus
The object of the present invention is to provide a toner which has sufficiently high chargeability and less toner spent to a carrier or the like even when...
US-7,261,775 Methods of growing a group III nitride crystal
A method of growing a group III nitride crystal grows a group III nitride crystal from a solution in which an alkaline metal, a group III metal and nitrogen are...
US-7,261,536 Injection molding device with outside air inlet part
A resin molding device, resin molding method and resin molded product capable of guiding a sink to an optional position to perform a precise molding. A resin...
US-D549,570 Package for a toner cartridge
US-7,260,701 Information reproducing apparatus, data management information obtaining method, data management information...
An information reproducing apparatus reproducing information of an information recording medium is disclosed. In the information recording medium, a record area...
US-7,260,335 Image-information detecting device and image forming apparatus
A device for detecting image information includes an intermediate transfer member configured to hold a pattern image; a detecting unit configured to optically...
US-7,260,137 Vertical-cavity surface-emission type laser diode and fabrication process thereof
A vertical-cavity, surface-emission-type laser diode includes an optical cavity formed of an active region sandwiched by upper and lower reflectors, wherein the...
US-7,260,053 Optical recording medium, process for manufacturing the same, sputtering target for manufacturing the same, and...
An optical recording medium which comprises a substrate and a recording layer disposed on the substrate, in which the recording layer comprises Ga and Sb, a...
US-7,260,049 Optical pickup device, information reproduction/recording apparatus, and information processing apparatus
The present invention provides an optical pickup device that is resistant to noise in a signal or an RF signal outputted from each light receiving member....
US-7,260,044 Recording method for a phase-change optical recording medium
The present invention provides a recording method for a phase-change optical recording medium. The recording method of the present invention contains the step of...
US-7,259,923 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-7,259,882 Printing system, printing method, data server, recording medium, and program for performing printing via a...
An application server, a data server, and a printer are connected to one another via a communication network. The application server executes application...
US-7,259,876 Image processing apparatus, and, control method and control device therefor
A first storage stores input image data. A second storage stores image data read from the first storage. A control part determines, with respect to a timing at...
US-7,259,677 IC-tag read-write apparatus
A radio data communication apparatus includes a circuit unit and at least one antenna unit. The circuit unit performs data read and write operations relative to...
US-7,258,959 Toner for electrophotography and image forming apparatus
The object of the present invention is to provide a developer having a sharp charge amount distribution and bringing out high-quality image without substantially...
US-7,258,414 Image-forming apparatus
An image-forming apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a paper-carrying belt for carrying paper, drive unit for driving the paper-carrying belt, a scale...
US-D549,280 Cartridge for inkjet printer
US-7,257,770 Document information processing device that achieves efficient understanding of contents of document information
A document-information processing device includes an analysis unit and a process unit. The analysis unit analyzes construction of document information that is...
US-7,257,589 Techniques for targeting information to users
Techniques for providing relevant information to a user based on information or documents accessed or viewed by the user. The relevant information is provided...
US-7,257,350 Cleaning unit with a light beam path for the passage of a light beam
A two-station type color image forming apparatus of the present invention includes intermediate members configured to support only a developing device or the...
US-7,257,348 Body member of a powder container
The body member of a powder container of the present invention includes a bag-like powder storing body storing powder and formed with an opening at one end, and...
US-7,257,339 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-7,256,815 Image forming method, image forming apparatus, optical scan device, and image forming apparatus using the same
An optical scan device having an optical deflector reflecting a light beam from a light beam source so as to deflect the light beam and having a surface to be...
US-7,256,813 Optical scanner and image forming apparatus
An optical scanner for writing an electrostatic latent image on an image carrier includes a scanning optical system that forms an optical scanning path, a pair...
US-D548,779 Printer ink cartridge
US-7,254,731 Image forming apparatus having an improved power-mode switching function
An image forming device having a communication unit includes a system control unit which controls the entire image forming apparatus, the system control unit...
US-7,254,362 Fixing device, image forming apparatus using the fixing device, and heat insulating member
A fixing device containing at least one fixing member configured to fix a toner image on a transfer material, which includes a first substrate and a pressing...
US-7,254,361 Fixing apparatus and image-forming device
A fixing apparatus for fixing a visible image, including a first rotating device for rotatably fixing a visible image transferred on a medium from a transfer...
US-7,254,360 Image fixing apparatus, and, image forming apparatus having the same, and image forming process
The object of the present invention is to provide an image fixing apparatus which enables achieving saving of energy in fixing by controlling the temperature of...
US-7,254,357 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively regulating a toner layer, developing mechanism...
An image forming apparatus including a developer regulating member and sealing members. The developer regulating member regulates an amount of the developer...
US-7,254,102 Method for optically recording information according to a strategy and computer-readable recording medium for...
In a method for optically recording information in a system including a recording and reading device that includes a strategy part for conducting a strategy when...
US-7,253,937 Multi-beam optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
A multi-beam scanning device is disclosed that is able to realize a stable and small beam spot and realize stable scanning line intervals between plural light...
US-7,253,935 Optical scanner, image forming apparatus, and optical scanner attitude correcting method
An optical scanner includes a light source that emits a light beam, a deflection unit that deflects the light beam, an optical unit that introduces the light...
US-7,253,919 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-7,252,919 Carrier and developer for latent electrostatic image development, container housing developer, image forming...
A carrier for electrostatic development contains a core particle and a coating layer covering the core particle, and the core particle is a ferrite particle...
US-7,252,874 Heat-sensitive stencil, method of preparing stencil printing master and stencil printer
A heat-sensitive stencil including a thermoplastic resin film on which a porous resin layer and a porous reinforcing layer are formed in succession. A porous...
US-7,251,678 Method and apparatus for facsimile capable of communicating with data processing and facsimile machines
An Internet facsimile apparatus is provided for eliminating inconveniences possibly experienced by the user when receiving a plurality of electronic mail from...
US-7,251,444 Apparatus for controlling driving of endless belt, and image forming apparatus
To compensate for the variation in the output signal from an encoder due to the variation in the thickness of an endless belt, an apparatus includes: a detector...
US-7,251,438 Image forming apparatus using a contact or a proximity type of charging system including a protection substance...
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a movable body to be charged and a charger including a charging member that contacts or adjoins the...
US-7,251,437 Image formation apparatus having a body to be charged with specified properties and including the use of a...
An image formation apparatus including at least a moving body to be charged, a charging device for charging the body to be charged using discharge caused by...
US-7,251,429 Image forming apparatus with an energy storage that can be discharged, and with a display of residual energy in...
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a fixing device for fixing a toner image formed on a recording medium. A heat source is applied with...
US-7,251,420 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively detecting toner density
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism and a control device. The image forming mechanism performs an image forming operation under...
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