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US-9,227,430 Processing object modifying apparatus, printing apparatus, printing system, and method for manufacturing printout
A processing object modifying apparatus includes a conveying unit that conveys a processing object; a plasma processing unit that performs plasma processing...
US-9,227,395 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system
An image processing apparatus includes an acquiring unit, a first calculating unit, a setting unit, a second calculating unit, a first generating unit, and a...
US-9,219,866 Dynamic adjustment of multimode lightfield imaging system using exposure condition and filter position
An adjustable multimode lightfield imaging system. A non-homogeneous filter module is positioned at the pupil plane of the lightfield imaging system and...
US-9,219,865 Imaging apparatus capable of detecting and displaying information with respect to an incline thereof
An imaging apparatus including an incline detection device configured to detect an incline of the imaging apparatus, an image display device configured to...
US-9,219,846 Information processing system having improved authentication for data output request, information processing...
An information processing system including at least one information processing apparatus includes a first memory unit that stores information indicative of a...
US-9,219,845 Information storage system and information storage method
An information storage system including information processing devices; an information storage device connected to the information processing devices; an access...
US-9,219,833 Automatic document feeder, image reading device, and image forming apparatus
An automatic document feeder comprises: a feeding unit that causes an image of a first side of a document to be read by a first image reading unit; a second...
US-9,219,675 Communication device, communication system, and computer program product
A communication device connected to a plurality of communication target devices, includes an address storage unit storing addresses of the communication target...
US-9,219,539 Communication system, transmission apparatus, reception apparatus, and communication method
A communication system includes transmission apparatuses and a reception apparatus. Each transmission apparatus includes a data input processing unit to which...
US-9,215,427 Attached matter detector and in-vehicle device controller using the same
An attached matter detector includes a light source; an imager receiving transmitted light from a predetermined imaging region on a light-receiving region for...
US-9,215,415 Communication server, communication system, and communication method
A communication server includes a checking unit that checks a terminal management table, a determination unit that determines whether group identification...
US-9,215,380 Information processor, information processing method, and computer program product
An information processor includes: a storage unit that stores therein output control information used for setting an output environment of an external output...
US-9,215,371 Imaging apparatus and imaging method
An imaging apparatus includes an image sensor; an image obtainer that obtains a plurality of images from the image sensor; a posture detector that obtains...
US-9,214,303 Switch device system, switch device apparatus, computer program product
A system includes a switch operation unit configured to be mechanically operated to be in on or off state; a detecting unit configured to detect whether the...
US-9,213,864 Data processing apparatus and validity verification method
A data processing apparatus includes an auxiliary storage device having target verification data stored therein, a program memory having a validity verification...
US-9,213,805 Approach for managing access to data on client devices
A device management system is configured to manage access to electronic documents on client devices using policies. The policies specify one or more download...
US-9,213,734 Method and system for storing and retrieving data
A method of accessing data in a database management system includes in a first storage structure, storing one or more datasets for each of plural devices, each...
US-9,213,510 Print scheduling mechanism
A method disclosed. The method includes receiving a plurality of jobs at a printing environment, collecting a first set of the plurality jobs at a first filter...
US-9,213,505 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes: a generating unit that generates a print job including one or more print data, first information indicating the...
US-9,213,297 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes a power storage unit. The power storage unit includes a constant voltage generation part configured to...
US-9,213,295 Glossing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A glossing device for imparting gloss to a toner image formed on a recording medium includes a plurality of rollers, a looped, endless belt, a pressure member,...
US-9,213,291 Control system for forming image, image forming apparatus, image forming apparatus control method, and...
A control apparatus for controlling an image forming apparatus that forms and outputs an image on paper, a method of controlling the image forming apparatus,...
US-9,213,281 Fixing device with mechanism capable of heating fixing rotary body by electromagnetic induction effectively and...
A fixing device includes a heat generator including a first non-conductive portion having a first width in an axial direction of the heat generator and a second...
US-9,213,274 Grinding roller, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
There is provided a grinding roller for use in a fixing device including a pair of rotary fixing members that rotate while being pressed against each other to...
US-9,213,272 Image forming apparatus including a holding member to hold a roller relative to a frame
An image forming apparatus includes multiple image bearing members, toner image forming devices, and a transfer unit. The transfer unit includes an intermediate...
US-9,213,271 Cleaner, and image forming apparatus using the cleaner
A cleaner includes a cleaning member electrostatically removing toner on an object; a first electricity supplier supplying a first voltage (or current) with...
US-9,213,270 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a rotatable transfer member rotatably driven while carrying a toner image thereon; a rotary transfer member to form a...
US-9,213,261 Toner container and manufacturing method for toner container
A toner container includes a cylindrical container body, having a first opening in a first end thereof and a notch in a circumferential surface thereof...
US-9,213,173 Zoom lens system
A zoom lens system includes a negative first lens group, a positive second lens group, a negative third lens group, and a positive fourth lens group. Upon...
US-9,213,172 Zoom lens unit and camera
A zoom lens unit comprises a first and fourth lens groups with positive refractive power, a second and third lens groups with negative refractive power. The...
US-9,212,132 (Meth)acrylic acid ester, activation energy ray curing composition, and inkjet recording ink
(Meth)acrylic acid ester, which contains one or more partial structures each represented by the following formula 1 in a molecule thereof, wherein the partial...
US-9,212,020 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus including a first conveying member that conveys a sheet, a second conveying member that receives the sheet conveyed by the first...
US-9,211,742 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and recording medium storing an image forming program
An image forming apparatus can detect a foreign object promptly during homing operation. After starting the homing operation, the image forming apparatus...
US-9,211,726 Image forming method and image forming apparatus
To provide an image forming method, which contains: applying a treatment liquid onto a recording medium; and applying a recording ink onto the recording medium,...
US-9,210,551 Wireless communication method and wireless communication system requiring acknowledgement frame from receiving side
In the invention, wireless communication devices transmit beacon frames in an order in compliance with a CSMA/CA protocol. A wireless communication device as a...
US-9,210,375 Transmission system and transmitting method
A transmission system that transmits and receives base data, which is necessary for reproducing image and audio, and extended data, which is used for improving...
US-9,210,374 Transmission terminal, image display control method, image display control program, recording medium, and...
A transmission terminal is connected to a display apparatus for outputting image data for displaying on the display apparatus, including: a resolution obtaining...
US-9,210,371 Transmission terminal, transmission system and program
A transmission terminal is connected to a management apparatus, which stores information on a destination in a first communication mode associated with a...
US-9,210,159 Information processing system, information processing device, and authentication method
An information processing system includes a receiving unit that receives user identification information and organization identification information from an...
US-9,209,975 Secure access of electronic documents and data from client terminal
An improved approach for secure access of electronic documents and data is provided.
US-9,208,415 Image processing apparatus and method encoding multi-valued image generated with fewer values
An image processing apparatus includes a determining unit that determines whether image data includes multi-valued drawing information for drawing a...
US-9,208,119 Data transmitting device for adjusting signal transmission, image forming apparatus, data transmission...
A data transmitting device is provided. The data transmitting device includes plural bundles of signal lines, each of which includes flatly arranged plural...
US-9,207,897 Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and data conversion method
An information processing system, which is implemented by one or more information processing apparatuses, includes an electronic data receiving unit configured...
US-9,207,891 Hidden information at flush pattern locations for print jobs
Systems and methods are provided for inserting hidden information into flush patterns. One embodiment is a system comprising a marking engine that includes...
US-9,207,887 Presentation of predicted steps in a print workflow
System and methods for presentation of predicted steps in a print workflow. One embodiment is a system that identifies a print workflow with interconnected...
US-9,207,885 Image forming system having remotely accessed shared image forming apparatus
An image forming system includes mobile terminals and image forming apparatuses, in which one image forming apparatus receives setting information to be used in...
US-9,207,633 Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a rotary fixing member, a sensor, a grinder, and a controller. The rotary fixing member fixes an image on a recording medium. The...
US-9,207,629 Image forming apparatus having a biasing member having a release state and a locked state in which a detachable...
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body including positioning faces; a detachably attachable unit including receiving parts and contact parts; and...
US-9,207,625 Lubricant supply device, process unit, image forming apparatus, and process unit manufacturing method
A lubricant supply device includes a solid lubricant, a lubricant holder to hold the solid lubricant, a lubricant supply member to supply lubricant to a...
US-9,207,624 Cleaning blade, method for preparing the cleaning blade, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge...
A cleaning blade is provided. The cleaning blade includes a strip-shaped elastic blade. At least the tip edge portion of the elastic blade, which is to be...
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