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US-8,903,277 Drive transmitter and image forming apparatus
A drive transmitter, including a first rotational axis transmitting a drive force of a drive source to a first rotator, a second rotational axis transmitting a...
US-8,903,275 Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
In a fixing device, a fixing member contacts an opposing member to form a nip therebetween through which a recording medium bearing a toner image passes. A...
US-8,903,270 Developing device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A developing device including a developer bearing member containing a magnetic field generator having multiple magnetic poles and a developer containing chamber...
US-8,903,256 Image forming apparatus and image forming method used in the apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a plurality of image forming units each with an image carrier on which an electrostatic latent image is formed, and each...
US-8,902,689 Controlling electric power supply to a memory in an image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus includes a memory provided with a first memory area and a second memory area, and a processor that stores program related data in...
US-8,902,510 Zoom lens system and optical instrument using the same
A zoom lens system includes a negative first lens group and a positive second lens group, in that order from the object side, wherein upon zooming from the...
US-8,902,475 Image forming apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system
An image forming apparatus includes a storage unit, a request reception unit configured to receive a scanning request requesting to scan an image, a scanning...
US-8,902,466 Color measuring device, image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer-readable storage medium
A color measuring device include an illuminating unit configured to illuminate an image-capturing range; an image capturing unit configured to capture an image...
US-8,902,463 Image forming apparatus which calculates and corrects skew error
An image forming apparatus includes: Photoreceptors; an image carrier; a plurality of light emitting element arrays each configured to emit a light beam to a...
US-8,902,460 Signal processing circuit configured to operate according to various clock patterns, image processing...
A signal processing circuit transfers a signal between an externally connected device and an internal circuit. The signal processing circuit includes a clock...
US-8,902,459 Multiple pass pipe/filter date stream processing mechanism
A computer generated method disclosed. The method includes each filter within a chain of filters of a pipes and filters architectural pattern declaring a pass...
US-8,902,458 Information processing apparatus, job processing system, and job processing method
An information processing apparatus is operable to be connected to a first external apparatus and one or more second external apparatuses. The first external...
US-8,902,457 Image processing apparatus and image processing system
An image processing apparatus scans an original document, coverts the original document into image data, creates an electronic file based on the image data,...
US-8,902,454 Methods for printing from mobile devices
A method and apparatus for printing from mobile devices are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises outputting a machine-readable code associated...
US-8,902,452 Image forming apparatus that acquires and displays list information from document management apparatus for...
An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus managing a display device and configured to function as a Web client, and a document management...
US-8,902,441 Image forming apparatus, network printing system, power save control method, and power save control program,...
A plurality of image forming apparatuses is connectable to a plurality of host apparatuses via a network. The image forming apparatus includes an apparatus...
US-8,902,327 Imager having a movie creator
An imager is provided having an imaging sensor, a still image composer, and a movie creator. The imaging sensor takes still images with exposures that differ...
US-8,902,267 Drawing control method, laser irradiating apparatus, drawing control program, and recording medium having...
Drawing control methods, laser irradiating apparatuses, drawing control programs, and recording mediums having recorded therewith are provided that make it...
US-8,902,204 Bounding box based control method for electronic paper devices
A system for updating an electrophoretic display of an electronic paper device (EPD) has a display driving system comprising a display manager, a compositor, a...
US-8,902,151 Controllable electrochromic display device
An electrochromic display device includes a display substrate, a counter substrate facing the display substrate, counter electrodes arranged on the counter...
US-8,901,999 Audio-output amplifier circuit for audio device, audio device, electronic device including audio device, and...
An audio-output amplifier circuit for an audio device includes an output amplifier and a switching element connected between an amplifier-output terminal of the...
US-8,901,902 Switching regulator and electronic device incorporating same
A switching regulator switch between an input terminal and an output terminal; a second switch between the output terminal and ground; a switching-time control...
US-8,901,473 Projection optical system having an aperture to limit quantity of light to a refractive optical system, and...
A projection optical system that is used for an image display device having an image display element, includes a refractive optical system that includes a...
US-8,901,472 Image displaying apparatus including a projection optical system and a reflective image display element with...
An image displaying apparatus including a light source, a light condenser for condensing light to form a condensed light image, a light mixing element, a...
US-8,900,784 Toner, developer, toner container, image forming apparatus, image forming method, and process cartridge
To provide a toner which contains a binder resin, a colorant, and capsules, wherein the binder resin contains a thermoplastic elastomer, and wherein the...
US-8,900,088 Clutch mechanism and image forming apparatus including same
A clutch mechanism includes a transmission element rotatable in a first direction and a second direction opposite to the first direction, integrally including a...
US-8,899,730 Droplet discharging head and image forming apparatus
A droplet discharging head includes: a nozzle substrate that includes a nozzle opening to discharge a droplet therethrough; a liquid chamber substrate that...
US-8,899,728 Droplet discharge head and image-forming apparatus including a first and second substrate the second substrate...
A droplet discharge head includes a nozzle plate provided with a nozzle opening which discharges an ink drop, an actuator substrate which forms a pressurized...
US-8,899,726 Liquid droplet ejecting head and image forming apparatus
A liquid droplet ejecting head is disclosed. The liquid droplet ejecting head includes an electromechanical transducer element; a first substrate which includes...
US-8,899,723 Waste liquid container and image forming apparatus
A waste liquid container for storing a waste liquid discharged from an image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes a first container having a single...
US-8,899,719 Image forming method and image forming apparatus
An image forming method includes discharging an inkjet ink including a water-dispersible colorant, a wetter, a surfactant, a penetrant water-dispersible...
US-8,899,711 Inkjet recording method, inkjet recording device, and recorded material
An inkjet recording method is performed using an inkjet recording device including a recording head provided with a nozzle, a pressure chamber, a pressure...
US-8,899,708 Image forming apparatus, computer-readable storage medium, and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes a carriage that includes a head including a black nozzle array in which a plurality of nozzles are arranged and a color...
US-8,899,568 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus includes a stacking channel to stack multiple sheets into a sheet bundle, and a binding device to bind together the sheet bundle,...
US-8,899,150 Reduction of print head temperature by disrupting air from heated webs of print media
Systems and methods are provided for reducing the temperature of print heads of a printer in a multi-printer environment. The system comprises a receiving...
US-8,589,944 Method and system for task mapping to iteratively improve task assignment in a heterogeneous computing system
Method and system aspects for mapping tasks to iteratively improve task assignment in a heterogeneous computing (HC) system include identifying a current...
US-8,589,866 Automatically generating capability-based computer peripheral device drivers
In an embodiment, a data processing system comprises device driver generation logic that is encoded in one or more computer-readable storage media for execution...
US-8,589,797 Image forming apparatus, operation-screen changing method, and computer-readable recording medium
In an image forming apparatus, a plurality of sets of flow definition data and screen definition data are stored in associated manner in a storage unit. A...
US-8,589,597 Computer having removable input/output device
A computer is disclosed that includes a switching part configured to detect connection of an external computer to the computer upon the connection, and to...
US-8,589,534 Device information management apparatus, device information management method, and storage medium which...
A device information management apparatus for processing a report from a device management client during a failure of a transaction system is disclosed. The...
US-8,588,672 Lubricant applicator, process cartridge, transfer unit, and image forming apparatus
A lubricant applicator includes a solid lubricant, a lubricant applying member to apply the solid lubricant to a target object, a biasing member to bias the...
US-8,588,670 Fixing device having a reflector and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a metal thermal conductor provided inside a loop formed by a fixing rotary body to heat the fixing rotary body; a heater provided...
US-8,588,668 Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes an endless belt-shaped fixing member formed into a loop and rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation, a pressing member...
US-8,588,665 Toner carrier, developing device and image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a developing device. The developing device includes a toner carrier (developing roller). The developing roller includes a...
US-8,588,658 Image forming apparatus, developer discharge method, and computer program product thereof
An image forming apparatus includes a latent image carrier, a development device, a discharge port through which developer is discharged, a discharge port...
US-8,588,651 Rotary drive device with a planetary gear mechanism to drive a rotary body, and image forming apparatus...
A rotary drive device to drive a rotary body included in an image forming apparatus. The rotary drive device includes a drive source and a planetary gear...
US-8,588,643 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member to bear a toner image, a waste toner storage mechanism to store residual toner, and an intermediate...
US-8,588,641 Image forming apparatus
An image foaming apparatus includes an image bearing member, a transfer unit, and a pressing mechanism. The image bearing member bears a toner image. The...
US-8,588,639 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device is disclosed, including: a fixing rotative body, a heat source, and a control part. The control part conducts a printing temperature control...
US-8,588,638 Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device for fixing a toner image on a recording medium includes a pressing member provided outside a loop formed by a fixing member to press the fixing...
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