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US-8,259,339 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a memory that stores therein a control program, a central processing unit that executes the control program stored in the...
US-8,259,328 Apparatus for transmitting image
An image transmitting apparatus transmits an image of a document in which an information disclosure level is set. A transmission operation to a specified...
US-8,259,314 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program product
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of functions related to an image forming process. The image forming apparatus includes a presentation layer, a...
US-8,259,149 Method and apparatus for image forming, and computer program product
An image forming apparatus includes a light source, a polygon mirror, and a plurality of photosensitive elements. The polygon mirror has a plurality of...
US-8,259,142 Image forming apparatus with developer passage amount control electrodes
An image forming apparatus comprises a toner-bearing member that bears toner and makes the toner clouded thereon. A toner passage control device including...
US-8,259,141 Image forming device based on direct recording method and image forming apparatus including the same
An image creating apparatus includes a casing that stores therein an agent, an agent carrier rotatably supported by the casing, a hole defining member defining...
US-8,258,765 Switching regulator and semiconductor apparatus including the same
A switching regulator is disclosed that includes a switching element; an inductor; a rectifier element; an error amplifier circuit portion; a PWM pulse...
US-8,258,731 Apparatus and method for starting motor
A motor starting apparatus includes a driving signal generating unit that generates an open-loop driving signal and a drive circuit that is connected to a...
US-8,257,900 Method for preparing toner, toner prepared by the method, and image forming apparatus using the toner
A method for preparing a toner including primarily pulverizing a toner composition powder including at least a binder resin and a colorant using a mechanical...
US-8,257,898 Method of manufacturing a toner, device of manufacturing a toner, and toner
Disclosed is a method of manufacturing a toner, wherein a liquid drop forming part including a storage part configured to store a toner composition liquid in...
US-8,257,896 Carrier
A carrier which is capable of avoiding excess blocking of the carrier particles at the time of forming a covering layer and is excellent in durability, a...
US-8,257,891 Electrophotographic photoconductor, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
To provide an electrophotographic photoconductor including: a substrate; a charge generating layer; and a charge transporting layer, the charge generating layer...
US-8,256,881 Electronics device, replacement part thereof, package of replacement part, and method for arranging identifying...
An ink cartridge used in a color printer, comprises at the surface, a convexity or convexities (identifying section) that correspond to a color of an ink, and...
US-8,256,868 Image forming device and image forming system
A location confirmation signal is transmitted from a feed paper carriage unit to a first image forming unit via a signal line and stored therein, a second...
US-8,256,862 Formation of image by image forming apparatus with overlapping area
A method of forming an image by an image forming apparatus provided with a print head having plural nozzles, wherein the print head has an overlapping area...
US-8,256,769 Feeding device and image forming apparatus
A sheet discharge roller has a contact portion in contact with a feed roller and a noncontact portion not in contact with the feed roller. The sheet discharge...
US-8,256,766 Sheet aligning mechanism, stacker, image forming apparatus, and image forming system
A sheet aligning mechanism that aligns sheets of paper includes, in a shift tray, a pair of main joggers and a pair of sub joggers, which are arranged...
US-8,256,764 Image forming apparatus with paper pressing member
A sheet of paper is conveyed by a convey roller to a print receiving member and pushed forward thereon while being supported by ribs and pressed downward by...
US-8,256,758 Bookbinding system, bookbinding method, and bookbinding control program
A bookbinding system that includes: a center folding unit configured to perform center folding on an integrated sheet bundle; an additionally folding unit...
US-8,256,615 Packaging container
A packaging container includes a pallet, an enclosure base, an enclosure box, a sheet, and a set of fasteners. The pallet includes a bottom deck, a top deck,...
US-8,256,008 Method, apparatus, and system for outputting information and forming image via network, and computer product
An information output apparatus includes a tray determining unit that determines an output tray to which printed sheets are output, a secret information...
US-8,255,936 Objective lens drive apparatus where interaction of drive magnets and drive coils drive a holding member that...
An objective lens drive apparatus configured to drive an objective lens that focuses a laser beam on an optical disk is disclosed, the apparatus including a...
US-8,255,831 File management system, file management apparatus, and place map generating method
When registration operation for a new place is performed, the client terminal sends registration information along with a user ID to the file management server....
US-8,255,520 Condition dependent data processing device
The present invention is directed to a server system for supplying differing amounts of data into a database, wherein the system comprises the database and a...
US-8,255,340 Method and apparatus for risk analysis of published logs
A method and apparatus for analyzing risk associated with published logs are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises accessing a first log published...
US-8,254,823 Waste toner storage unit and image forming apparatus using same
A waste toner storage unit detachably mountable to an image forming apparatus includes a waste toner container and an inner cover integrally attached to the...
US-8,254,821 Cleaning apparatus, image forming apparatus including the same, and process cartridge including the same
A cleaning apparatus includes a blade to remove one or more toner particles remaining on a photosensitive body of an electrophotographic type image forming...
US-8,254,813 Multicolor imaging system
A multicolor imaging system includes a controller which adjusts a phase difference in rotations of photoreceptors based on information detected by a rotary...
US-8,254,811 Image forming apparatus for controlling movement of a moving member
An image-carrier driving unit drives an image carrier. An image forming unit forms an image on the image carrier. A moving-member driving unit drives a moving...
US-8,254,803 Image forming apparatus including a cooling device
An image forming apparatus including a target part to be cooled detachably attachable to the image forming apparatus, a cooling device including a heat...
US-8,254,795 Supply control unit and image forming apparatus
A supply control unit is configured to, in a successive image-forming operation, perform a process of successively generating a driving control pattern for a...
US-8,254,669 Data processing apparatus, computer program product, and data processing method for predicting an optimum...
A data processing apparatus includes a feature-value calculating unit that calculates an image feature value indicating a feature of image data, a case database...
US-8,254,643 Image processing method and device for object recognition
An object image detection device is disclosed that is able to rapidly detect an object image from an input image. The object image detection device includes an...
US-8,254,128 Heat-transfer mechanism and information device
A heat-transfer mechanism which transfers heat of a heat-generating component mounted on a board to a housing includes a heat-transfer plate having a bottom...
US-8,254,039 Variable magnification optical system and projector
A variable magnification optical system projects an image onto a screen with a sufficient magnification without requiring a large-sized mirror. The variable...
US-8,253,998 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes a reader connecting unit capable of being connected with an original document reader. The original document reader can be a...
US-8,253,989 Optical reader, image reader and image forming device
An optical reader which reads image information on an original document by moving to the original document includes an illumination unit having at least one...
US-8,253,988 Reading method, image forming method, computer program product
An image reading apparatus is configured to stop a scanning unit and a feeding unit when reading is interrupted, move a reading position of the scanning unit...
US-8,253,987 Image reader and image forming apparatus including the image reader
In an image reader, an optical scanning unit reads an original image on an original document sheet. In the optical scanning unit, a lighting device is...
US-8,253,959 Image forming apparatus with reduced start-up time
A disclosed image forming apparatus forming a visible image on a recording medium includes: a functional element required for an image forming operation; a...
US-8,253,842 Electronic device including an operation member to operate a switch part or the like
An electronic device includes: at least one switch which is arranged at a printed circuit board; at least one operation member which is capable of pressing the...
US-8,253,769 Semiconductor laser drive apparatus, optical write apparatus, imaging apparatus, and semiconductor laser drive...
An optical write apparatus. The apparatus has a semiconductor laser drive apparatus that modulates a semiconductor laser according to a modulation signal and...
US-8,253,768 Optical scanner and image forming apparatus
A disclosed optical scanner includes a light source unit and a control unit configured to control the light source unit. Light emitted from the light source...
US-8,253,404 Constant voltage circuit
A disclosed constant voltage circuit is configured to become active or inactive and convert an input voltage applied to an input terminal into a predetermined...
US-8,253,276 Power supply device, method thereof, and image forming device
A power supply device is disclosed that is able to satisfy requirements of a device in connection and has high efficiency. The power supply device includes a...
US-8,253,137 Laminate structure, electronic device, and display device
A laminate structure is disclosed that has a region having high surface free energy and a region having low surface free energy that are well separated, has...
US-8,252,502 Method for producing toner and resulting toner
A method for producing a toner is provided that comprises a kneading step, a milling step, a pre-externally adding step, in which at least a part of an external...
US-8,252,500 Toner, and method for producing the same
The present invention provides a toner containing at least two binder resins composed of at least a resin A and a resin B which are incompatible with each...
US-8,252,499 Image forming method and image forming apparatus
A high-quality, stable image forming apparatus and method which are free from abnormal images, particularly afterimages, after prolonged repeated use by using a...
US-8,252,207 Ink for inkjet recording, ink set for inkjet recording, ink media set for inkjet recording, ink cartridge,...
To provide an ink for inkjet recording containing water, water-soluble organic solvent, water-dispersible resin, fluorochemical surfactant or derivative...
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