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Electric apparatus and residual electric charge discharging method
Example embodiments of the present invention include a power source; a load circuit; a relay provided between the power source and the load circuit; a...
Print control apparatus and method which determine the type of image data
and generate the image data using the...
A print control apparatus includes a storage unit configured to store therein a plurality of surface-effect selection tables for respective pieces of recording...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing rotator and an opposed rotator disposed opposite the fixing rotator to form a fixing nip therebetween through which a...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing rotator rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and a pressure rotator pressed against an outer circumferential...
Cleaning device and image forming apparatus including same
A cleaning device includes a plurality of cleaners. The plurality of cleaners includes at least a first cleaner, a second cleaner, and a third cleaner arranged...
Toner container and image forming apparatus in which the toner container
has protrusions which interact with...
A system with a container including a protrusion, and a receiver to receive the container. The receiver includes a slide block that is movable relative to a...
Developer container, developer replenishing device, developing device, and
image forming apparatus using same
A developer container removably installable in an apparatus body of an image forming apparatus includes a container body to contain developer, a cap connectable...
Charging roller, charging device and image forming apparatus incorporating
same, and method of calculating...
A charging roller to apply voltage to a target to charge the target has a surface having a color set in one of a range according to CIE L*a*b* color space and a...
Image projection apparatus in which lamp power is determined by measured
An image projection apparatus includes: an illuminance sensor for measuring surrounding illuminance; an image data processing unit that increases a gradation...
Image projection apparatus including two ventilation units
An image projection apparatus includes a light source; an intake port to take in low-temperature air into the image projection apparatus; an exhaust port to...
Image projection apparatus
An image projection apparatus includes a light source, light from which is used to form an image to be projected, a first flow path, a control unit configured...
Zoom lens, camera, and portable information terminal device
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side to an image side, first, second, third, and fourth lens groups with positive, negative, negative, and...
Reflection type optical sensor and image generation apparatus
A reflection type optical sensor that detect a surface condition of a moving body and that is used for an image generation apparatus which forms images on a...
Dryer and inkjet image forming apparatus
A dryer for drying an ink image formed on a recording medium is provided. The dryer includes a selective heating dryer, a uniform heating dryer, and a...
Lighting device, local device, lighting control system, and lighting
A lighting control method for use in a lighting control system is disclosed. The lighting control method includes acquiring an influence coefficient of each of...
Area-limited self-organized network management method, communications
apparatus, and system
Disclosed are an area-limited self-organized wireless network management method, a communication apparatus, and a system. The method comprises a step of, when a...
Wireless communication system, wireless communication device, and wireless
In a wireless communication system, a wireless transmitter generates a TS packet that includes a PCR value based on a timer value for a time preceding an offset...
Zoom lens and camera
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side, a first lens group having a positive refractive power, a second lens group having a negative refractive...
Device management device and recording medium
A device management apparatus is connected to a device and an asset management device via a network. The device management apparatus includes a processor that...
Information processing system, information processor, image forming
apparatus, and information processing method
An information processing system including multiple apparatuses capable of executing one or more applications and an information processor connected to the...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing device that displays a printed material, includes a first calculator configured to calculate display data based on: original data of an...
Providing an integrated, feature oriented ad-hoc printing device selection
system for mobile client devices
An integrated printer driver includes the capability to discover available ad-hoc printing devices and obtain the features and options currently supported by...
Print control system, method of controlling printing, and recording medium
The print control system includes a data conversion apparatus including a data conversion unit that converts application data to print data; an image processing...
Image forming system, print data management device, and method of
controlling print data management device
An image forming system including a print data management device and an image forming apparatus, the image forming apparatus receiving print data associated...
System, apparatus, and information processing method
An apparatus includes an operating unit. The operating unit includes one or more processors each configured to transmit an execution request for executing a...
Electric motor system and motor control method
An electric motor system includes a brushless direct-current motor, a driver circuit, a position sensor, and a control circuit. The motor has an output shaft...
Image forming apparatus that performs parameter correction processing
according to an image density in a...
An image forming apparatus includes an image information acquisition unit that acquires image information; a toner image formation unit that forms, in response...
Image forming apparatus for preventing deformation of continuous forms
In a fixing apparatus of an image forming apparatus, a heating member melts and fixes the unfixed toner. A heat controller controls temperatures of opposite end...
Powder supply device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A powder supply device to supply powder to a supply destination includes a body, a single holder including multiple mounts on which multiple powder containers...
Optical scanning device including a rotating polygon mirror and image
forming apparatus incorporating same
An optical scanning device including a light source and a rotating polygon mirror having a plurality of reflective surfaces scans a scan area of a surface in a...
Image forming apparatus with a controller to set transfer bias
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer device to transfer a toner image from an image bearing member onto a recording medium, disposed opposite the...
Eyepiece lens system and image observation device
An eyepiece lens system forms a magnified virtual image of an object to be observed, the system including: a first group disposed adjacent to an image display...
Gear transmission device, process unit including the gear transmission
device, and image forming apparatus...
A gear transmission device includes a drive rotator and a driven external gear. The drive rotator includes a drive internal gear to rotate about a rotary shaft....
Pre-processing fluid, ink set, image forming apparatus, and image forming
A pre-processing fluid contains water, a water soluble organic solvent, a water soluble flocculant, a compound represented by ...
Ink for inkjet recording, ink cartridge, and ink-recorded matter
An ink for inkjet recording includes water; a hydrosoluble solvent; a pigment; and a copolymer including a phosphonic acid group. The copolymer including a...
Aqueous ink for inkjet, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording device
Aqueous ink for inkjet that contains water; a hydrosoluble organic solvent; a pigment; and a resin, wherein the hydrosoluble organic solvent comprises...
Post-treatment liquid for inkjet recording, image forming method,
cartridge and image forming apparatus
A post-treatment liquid for inkjet recording including a urethane resin, a fluorosurfactant, a water-soluble organic solvent and water.
Electromechanical transducer, liquid droplet discharge head, and image
An electromechanical transducer includes a substrate; a diaphragm formed on the substrate; and a piezoelectric element that includes a lower electrode; a...
Image projection apparatus, image projection method, and storage medium of
An image projection apparatus for generating a projection image based on image data input to the image projection apparatus and projecting the projection image...
External input apparatus, communication terminal, display data sharing
system and computer readable information...
An external input apparatus connected with a communication terminal delivering conference data including voice or video to another set of equipment connected...
Electronic device and non-transitory computer readable recording medium
storing program for controlling...
Disclosed is an electronic device that is connected to a display device and outputs image data to the display device, the electronic device including a...
Imformation processing apparatus and information processing system
An information processing apparatus stores sets of image data associated with sets of user identification information. When receiving a set of the user...
Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method
An image reading device includes: a moving body that moves to convey at least any of a light source that irradiates a document, a reflecting member that...
Apparatus, use limiting method, and storage medium
An apparatus includes a reading unit that reads a first value indicating usage of the apparatus from a portable storage medium, a use limiting unit that updates...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and
information processing method
An information processing apparatus is provided that includes a first selection unit configured to select a workflow for executing at least one process with...
Transmission terminal and method of transmitting display data
A transmission terminal includes a network communication unit to transceive predetermined data with another transmission terminal connected to a communication...
Motor control device, image forming apparatus, and motor control method
A motor control device performs drive control of a motor connected to an object. The motor control device includes a rotation detection unit that detects...
Perovskite solar cell
An perovskite solar cell including a substrate; a first electrode provided on the substrate; an electron transport layer, including an electron transporting...
Image inspecting device, image forming system, and computer program
An image inspecting device includes: an image inspection unit that inspects a read image obtained by reading an image formed by an image formation output, based...
Recognition procedure for identifying multiple items in images
The disclosure includes a system and method for identifying multiple items in an image. A image recognition application receives a query image of items,...