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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...
US-8,251,595 Imaging apparatus
A lens barrel includes a plurality of lenses moved between a collapsed state where at least one lens is collapsed and a photographic state where at least one...
US-8,251,359 Spine formation device, bookbinding system, and processing method of bundle of folded sheets using same
A spine formation device includes a sheet conveyer to convey a bundle of folded sheets with a folded portion of the bundle forming a front end of the bundle, a...
US-RE43,623 Method and apparatus for simulating logic circuits that include a circuit block to which power is not supplied
A logic circuit simulation apparatus used in designing a logic IC (integrated circuit) is provided. The logic circuit simulation apparatus includes a power...
US-8,250,291 Image processing apparatus, access control method, recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes a nonvolatile memory device including a first storage area configured to store one or more predetermined information...
US-8,249,491 Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device includes a heater, a rotary fixing member, and a rotary pressing member pressing against the rotary fixing member to form a nip therebetween...
US-8,249,486 Fixing unit, roller replacement auxiliary tool of fixing unit, and image forming apparatus
Disclosed is a fixing unit that includes a heating roller; a pressure roller capable of being brought into press-contact with the heating roller, one of the...
US-8,249,479 Apparatus and method of controlling an image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is controlled such that the amount of heat supplied to an outer surface recording sheet to be placed onto an outer surface of a book...
US-8,249,477 Method of detecting position of toner pattern, optical sensor, and image forming apparatus
A light-emitting unit includes M (M.gtoreq.3) number of light-emitting elements. A light-receiving unit includes N (N.gtoreq.3) number of light-receiving...
US-8,249,474 Image forming apparatus which controls image forming conditions based on residual toner of a detection pattern
An image forming apparatus including a latent image carrier; a developing device to develop a latent image formed on a surface of the latent image carrier with...
US-8,249,472 Methods and apparatus for adjusting device power consumption based on usage data
Methods and apparatus for adjusting printing device power consumption based on previously acquired usage data. The printing device has multiple energy...
US-8,249,468 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes at least one image carrier and a recording medium conveyor forming a transfer nip therebetween, a conveyance member disposed...
US-8,248,684 Control of adaptive optics based on post-processing metrics
Adaptive optics (AO) elements in imaging system allow dynamic and precise control over the optical wavefront to reduce uncontrolled wavefront errors in imaging...
US-8,248,672 Image writing unit, image forming apparatus, image writing method and computer-readable information recording...
A plurality of the light emitting device array units are arranged along a main scan direction in a staggered manner. In a density transformation mode, a...
US-8,248,671 Image processing apparatus and method and computer program product
Service information provided by a user is notified to a central processing unit (CPU), and the CPU executes a computer program for an operation process of the...
US-8,248,670 Image scanning device and image forming apparatus with varying document size detection periods
An image scanning device includes a document table; a document pressing unit configured to press a document placed on the document table; a scanning unit...
US-8,248,669 Image reading device and image forming apparatus
An image reading device includes a charge-coupled device that generates and outputs an image signal, a timing generator that outputs a frequency-modulated...
US-8,248,668 Image processing device, image processing method, and image forming apparatus
An image processing device including a first image reading unit to read image data on a front side of a document page, a second image reading unit to read image...
US-8,248,667 Document management device, document management method, and computer program product
An operating unit selects a piece of document data from among a plurality of pieces of document data from a document database. A relationship-information...
US-8,248,663 Image processing device, image processing method and remote-scan image processing system using the same
In the image processing device, method and system of the present invention, a destination identifier of an image file is stored, the destination identifier...
US-8,248,652 N-up sheetlet based imaging with flexible formatting of logical pages
Methods and systems herein provide for flexible formatting of print jobs and their associated logical pages. One N-up printing system is adapted to receive a...
US-8,248,645 Printing system, printing device, host apparatus, and computer program product
A printing system includes a host apparatus and two or more printer devices connected to each other via a network. The host device sends print data to the...
US-8,248,642 Image processing apparatus, method, and computer-readable recording medium for recording a log of a job
A log recording module records a log of a job executed in an image processing apparatus in a hard disk drive (HDD). A facsimile control module receives a...
US-8,248,641 Network printers having distributed print jobs function and utilizing withhold printing commands
A printing device is connected to a host apparatus and a lower level printing device. When the printing device receives printing target data from the host...
US-8,248,639 Printing supply information of an image forming apparatus
An apparatus, method, system, computer program and product each capable of storing supply information of a printer supply of an image forming device, and...
US-8,248,511 Dual-mode extended depth-of-field imaging systems
A digital-optical imaging system can be operated in two modes, which shall be referred to as broadband mode and grayscale mode. In broadband mode, different...
US-8,248,494 Image dynamic range compression method, apparatus, and digital camera
A method of compressing an original dynamic range of an original image, includes a first step of obtaining a reduced image corresponding to the original image...
US-8,248,431 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium
An image processing apparatus is disclosed that includes an extraction unit extracting predetermined color areas from an input image, a calculation unit...
US-8,248,427 Screen display method, information processing apparatus, and computer program product
An image forming apparatus is connected to an information processing apparatus via a network. The image forming apparatus transmits setting information...
US-8,248,140 Semiconductor device for detecting power supply voltage
A semiconductor device includes an internal circuit to perform a predetermined function at a plurality of different supply power voltages, a power supply...
US-8,247,473 Colorant dispersion of recording ink, and recording ink using the same
The present invention provides a colorant dispersion for a recording ink containing at least a dispersant, a colorant, and water, wherein the dispersant is a...
US-8,247,150 Carrier for developing electrostatic latent image, two-component developer, supplemental developer, process...
A carrier for developing an electrostatic latent image which includes a core material and a resin coating layer provided on the core material. The resin coating...
US-8,247,149 Electrophotographic developer carrier, electrophotographic developer, image forming method, process cartridge...
To provide an electrophotographic developer carrier including a carrier core material, and a coat layer containing a binder resin and conductivity-imparted...
US-8,247,143 Photoreceptor, image formation method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge
A photoreceptor including an electroconductive substrate, a photosensitive layer located overlying the electroconductive substrate, and a surface layer located...
US-8,246,156 Water-based pigment dispersion, production method thereof, water-based pigment ink, production method thereof,...
The object of the present invention is to provide a water-based pigment dispersion containing a pigment, a dispersing agent, a resin emulsion, and water, the...
US-8,246,030 Sheet folding apparatus and image forming system
A sheet folding apparatus includes a first folding unit that folds a sheet of recording medium along first folds that extend orthogonal to a sheet conveying...
US-8,245,286 Information processing device, electronic certificate issuing method, and computer-readable storage medium
An information processing device acquires first identification information of a computer to which the device is coupled, and records correspondence information...
US-8,244,813 Output terminal apparatus for printing data by email
An apparatus includes a communication unit which receives email through a communication line, the email having been sent by a user and including a first...
US-8,244,168 Image forming apparatus with movable transfer device
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer device that transfers a toner image formed on an image bearer onto a transfer sheet and a fixing device that...
US-8,244,167 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus that includes an image reading part, an image forming part, a sheet discharge part, and a sheet stack part. The image reading part...
US-8,244,163 Toner container and image forming apparatus
A toner container includes a container body that contains toner therein, and a cap portion that is held by a toner-container holding unit and includes a toner...
US-8,244,145 Image forming apparatus including image processing member determined by method of evaluating distribution of...
An image processing member that is included in an image forming apparatus employing method of evaluating and determining adhesion forces thereof, includes an...
US-8,244,039 Apparatus, method, and computer program product for acquiring processing content for image data
A first combination of feature and processing content of image data is stored in a storing unit in a first period, and a second combination of feature and...
US-8,243,865 Data processing apparatus
A disclosed data processing apparatus includes: a binarization unit binarizing input data based on a threshold voltage; a capture unit capturing data from a...
US-8,243,348 Image processing apparatus and method and computer program product for controlling the same
A scanner-characteristic correcting unit converts read image data into normalized image data. A first image processing unit applies a first image processing on...
US-8,243,337 Image processor, image processing method, and computer program product
For (CMYK) (x,y) data, a target-pixel checking unit calculates a target-pixel integrated value a(x,y) from CMYK binary data of a target pixel and a...
US-8,243,330 Apparatus, method, and computer-readable recording medium for performing color material saving process
An apparatus includes an obtaining part for obtaining image data of a document and a processing part for performing a color material saving process on the image...
US-8,243,319 Image processing apparatus and computer program product generates and displayed processed image in a stack
A finished-image generating unit generates a finished image showing a result of a process performed on a target image according to various function setting...
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