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US-8,281,230 Techniques for storing multimedia information with source documents
A method of storing information for recorded information and a source document is provided. The method comprises: determining a first piece of information...
US-8,281,124 Network apparatus, IPsec setting method therein, and computer-readable recording medium storing a control...
A network apparatus which is connected to a network is disclosed. The network apparatus includes a managing unit which manages an address range in which...
US-8,280,295 Cleaning device, image forming apparatus including the device, and process cartridge including the device
A cleaning device includes a cleaning member, a collection member, an electrical field generator, and a separation member. The cleaning member has a surface...
US-8,280,293 Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus including a plurality of image forming devices, a first image forming device in which a leveling blade that functions as a...
US-8,280,290 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A pressure releasing lever is operated to switch the position of a locking member between a pressure exertion position and a pressure release position. In the...
US-8,280,283 Heat transmission member included image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus for transferring and superimposing toner images formed on plural image bearers onto an endless intermediate transfer member in an...
US-8,280,281 Development device and image forming apparatus
The development device includes a development member and a circulation member. The development member develops an electrostatic latent image formed on a latent...
US-8,280,100 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product
Encoding information is assigned to each block according to a position of the block in an image of the color image data. An image analyzing unit analyzes the...
US-8,279,519 Semiconductor optical modulator, an optical amplifier and an integrated semiconductor light-emitting device
An integrated semiconductor optical-emitting device includes a surface-emission laser diode and an EA-type semiconductor optical modulator integrated commonly...
US-8,279,502 Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
An image reading apparatus has a plurality of emitters that emit light onto a manuscript surface in a light quantity that is the synthesized light quantity of...
US-8,279,495 Image forming apparatus having cover lock device
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus casing installing an image formation section, an upper cover member that swingably covers and uncovers the...
US-8,279,493 Image processing method, program thereof, image processing apparatus, and inkjet recording apparatus
An image processing method is disclosed. A printer driver is a program for performing the method. The printer driver forms print image data that are printed by...
US-8,279,491 Color image formation apparatus for forming a reference pattern with a plurality of lines having a black color...
In a color misalignment detection method, an alignment pattern is obtained by designating a plurality of lines having line width and line intervals formed by...
US-8,279,459 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program product which counts the number of times of...
A forming unit forms a latent image of input image data. A counter counts number of times of forming the latent image in a sub-scanning direction, in which an...
US-8,279,232 Full framebuffer for electronic paper displays
A system and a method are disclosed for updating a bi-stable display includes a framebuffer for storing waveforms for each pixel individually. The system...
US-8,278,991 Power supply circuit and method for controlling the same
A power supply circuit includes a charge pump circuit configured to raise a voltage inputted from an input terminal and supply the raised voltage from an output...
US-8,278,901 Switching regulator configured to detect, and compensate for, decrease in output voltage
A switching regulator includes a switching element that switches between on and off according to a control signal, an inductor that is charged with the input...
US-8,278,569 Missing part checking structure
A structure is provided for checking a missing part in an electric device with an accommodation space for an electric component (6) and an exterior cover (11)...
US-8,278,016 Electrophotographic photoconductor
An electrophotographic photoconductor including an electroconductive support and a photoconductive layer provided thereon, wherein the photoconductive layer...
US-8,276,910 Document feeder, method for controlling the same, and recording medium
A document feeder to reverse a document by conveying the document to a reverse path. The document feeder includes a conveyance roller to convey the document, a...
US-8,276,899 Media-sheet conveying unit
A media-sheet post-processing apparatus performs post-processing on a media sheet delivered thereto. The sheet media post-processing apparatus includes a...
US-8,276,088 User interface for three-dimensional navigation
The present invention uses invisible junctions which are a set of local features unique to every page of the electronic document to match the captured image to...
US-8,276,049 Information processing device and method
In an information processing device, error detection information is generated from additional information and a header is generated from error detection...
US-8,276,034 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
A receiving unit wirelessly receives a packet communication signal. When receiving a packet included in the packet communication signal is failed, a requesting...
US-8,275,852 System, computer program product and method for managing documents
A system, method and computer program product for managing documents. The system includes a document manager that is configured to search for application...
US-8,275,679 Billing management system, image forming apparatus, billing management apparatus, billing information recording...
A billing management system includes an image forming apparatus and a billing management apparatus. The image forming apparatus includes a process information...
US-8,275,304 Image forming apparatus and sheet transport controlling method used therein
An image forming apparatus includes an image reading unit configured to read image information of an original document, an image forming unit configured to form...
US-8,275,301 Cleaning device, method of manufacturing the cleaning device, and process unit and image forming apparatus...
A cleaning device including a cleaning blade configured to clean a surface of a cleaning target that is moving. A leading edge which is formed between lower and...
US-8,275,285 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge includes a photosensitive drum, a charging unit, a developing unit, and a cleaning unit, arranged opposite to each other along a rotating...
US-8,275,278 Fixing control device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing control device includes a power distribution controller that adjusts a power distribution time period when the power is distributed to plural heater...
US-8,275,275 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including a latent image carrier, a charger to evenly charge a surface of the latent image carrier, a writing device to irradiate a...
US-8,275,274 Image forming apparatus
Example embodiments reduce the number of data input/output lines by carrying on a single signal line input signals to the image forming control means from a...
US-8,275,220 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium storing computer program for image area...
An image processing apparatus includes an image area separation device, a compression device, an image storage device, an image area storage device, a data...
US-8,275,014 Surface-emitting laser element, surface-emitting laser array, optical scanning device, and image forming apparatus
A surface-emitting laser element includes a substrate; a plurality of semiconductor layers laminated on the substrate, the plural semiconductor layers including...
US-8,274,701 High speed printing system for printing magnetic ink
High speed printing system for printing magnetic ink systems and associated methods are disclosed. A color of the magnetic ink may be designed to resemble one...
US-8,274,684 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for proceesing reading blocks
In a first route, image data from an image reading unit is processed by both a first image processing block and a second image processing block and sent to a...
US-8,274,677 Information processing system reducing inconvenience relating to distance between computer and printer or the like
An information processing system includes a device having a printing unit and an information processing apparatus connected to the device via a network. The...
US-8,274,669 Image forming apparatus
A disclosed image forming apparatus performs communications in a non-contact manner with a mobile terminal device storing print information. The image forming...
US-8,274,666 Projector/printer for displaying or printing of documents
A combined projector/printer that can receive data in a printer format or a projector format, and then either generate a displayable image, a printed document...
US-8,274,375 Combined RFID reader and transponder with common elements
A communication apparatus includes a first communicating part that reads data stored in a storage device of an outside apparatus and writes data in the storage...
US-8,274,259 Method and charge-up circuit capable of adjusting charge-up current
A charge-up circuit includes a charge-up transistor configured to supply a charge-up current to a secondary battery in accordance with a control signal, a...
US-8,273,513 Image forming apparatus, process cartridge, and image bearing member
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member having an electroconductive substrate on which are provided at least a photosensitive layer and a...
US-8,273,275 Manufacturing method and manufacturing apparatus for hollow structure of image display element
A disclosed method of manufacturing an image display element structure includes a coating step of coating a substrate surface including a plurality of recessed...
US-8,272,731 Image forming apparatus
An image-forming apparatus includes a recording head configured to eject ink droplets, a transport belt disposed facing the recording head and configured to...
US-8,272,725 Liquid container, liquid droplet discharging device, and image forming apparatus
A liquid container including a container body to store a liquid, a pressure release mechanism to open and close a pressure release path in the container body,...
US-8,272,723 Ink cartridge and image forming apparatus employing the ink cartridge
An ink cartridge includes an inner pack that stores ink, an outer pack that packs the inner pack and into which gas is introduced to squeeze the inner pack to...
US-8,272,718 Image forming apparatus having recording head
An image forming apparatus includes a recording head having nozzles for ejecting droplets, a liquid tank that stores liquid to be supplied to the recording...
US-8,272,713 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a recording head, a liquid tank, a first fluid flow path supplying liquid to the recording head, a second fluid flow path...
US-8,272,636 Paper feed device, and paper feed cassette, manual paper feed tray, and image forming apparatus including same
A paper feed device including a paper feed unit configured to feed sheets; a separation unit configured to separate and feed the sheets fed from the paper feed...
US-RE43,687 Image forming method and system with a finishing capability
An image forming system of the present invention includes an image forming method and section for forming an image on a sheet fed thereto. A stapler included in...
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