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US-8,173,343 Electrophotographic photoconductor, image forming apparatus using the same, and process cartridge
The present invention provides an electrophotographic photoconductor which includes at least a photosensitive layer and a surface protective layer over a...
US-8,173,229 Intermediate transfer medium, and image forming apparatus using the intermediate transfer medium
An intermediate transfer belt, which receives plural color toner images from one or more image bearing members and then transfers the plural color toner images...
US-8,173,227 Recording ink, ink media set, ink cartridge, ink recorded matter, inkjet recording apparatus, and inkjet...
There is provided a recording ink containing: solid constituents, which contain a colorant and a resin, and stay solid in the ink having a temperature of...
US-8,172,362 Image recording apparatus
An image recording apparatus includes an idle ejection receiving part for receiving idle-ejected waste liquid from a liquid jet head and a waste liquid tank...
US-8,171,610 Recycling system and disassembling and classifying method
In a recycling system of the present invention for collecting a subject of recycling, which contains plastics, from the market and reprocessing the plastics to...
US-8,171,526 Service providing system, information processing apparatus, service providing server and service providing method
A service providing system is disclosed. The service providing system includes an information processing apparatus and a service providing server, each having...
US-8,171,373 Coding circuit for recording data on DVD disk
A coding circuit that includes a buffer manager and a coding block is provided for generating product codes for parity checks as error correction code and...
US-8,171,180 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and recording medium
An information processing apparatus is disclosed that is connected to a device and generates data processable by the device based on device information about...
US-8,171,149 Communication system, terminal device, and method of controlling terminal devices in communication system
In a communication system, a first terminal device and a second terminal device are connected via a wireless network and perform communications with each other....
US-8,171,117 Workflow manager for a distributed system
A workflow manager handles the communication between a workflow-enabled provider and a workflow-enabled client. The workflow manager maintains a directory of...
US-8,171,056 Data processor, data processing method, and computer product
A data processor includes a storage unit, a decompressing module, an interface module, and a data retrieving module. The storage unit stores therein a...
US-8,170,461 Image forming apparatus including pre-heating unit
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member, a transfer unit, a pre-heating unit, a fixing unit, a first temperature sensor, and a first heat...
US-8,170,460 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and printing medium
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming device, an adhesion processing device, an adhesion device, and a fixing device. The image forming device...
US-8,170,457 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A disclosed cleaning device for removing adhering matter from a surface of a member subject to cleaning includes a belt-shaped film member arranged in a...
US-8,170,455 Device and method for correcting misregistration, and image forming apparatus
A misregistration correcting device includes an image forming unit, a sensor, a reading unit, and a determining unit. The image forming unit form a set of...
US-8,170,449 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member which has an electroconductive substrate, a photosensitive layer overlying the electroconductive...
US-8,170,435 Belt driving mechanism, fixing device, image forming apparatus using same, and belt position adjustment method...
A belt driving mechanism includes an endless belt wound around first and second belt supporters, rotated by a driving source, a pressure member that presses...
US-8,170,430 Color image forming apparatus, color image forming method, computer program product
An out-of-color registration table containing a correspondence of amounts of out-of-color registration detected by an out-of-color-registration amount detector...
US-8,170,344 Image storage device, image storage system, method of storing image data, and computer program product for...
An image storage device includes a storing unit, a background recognizing unit, an attribute-information generating unit, and an image-data processing unit. The...
US-8,170,338 Information processing apparatus and method for correcting electronic information obtained from handwritten...
A disclosed information processing apparatus includes an image data obtaining unit configured to obtain image data generated by scanning a ...
US-8,169,672 Image scanning device and illuminating device that divide a light beam from a light source into multiple light...
A disclosed image scanning device illuminates a document with a light source, focuses light reflected from the document on an image sensor to obtain...
US-8,169,671 Lighting unit, image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
A lighting unit, includes: a light source section wherein a plurality of light-emitting sources are arranged in a direction perpendicular to a direction of each...
US-8,169,655 Technology for combining images in a form
When a plurality of image data are received, a form data from among at least one form data and a format data from among at least one format data are selected...
US-8,169,645 Partitioned duplex printing method based on the capacity of the output tray
A printer includes a data obtaining unit, a storage unit, an engine, and a printing unit. The data obtaining unit obtains, from print data stored in the storage...
US-8,169,530 Camera having an autofocusing system
An autofocus camera having a face recognition function, includes a photographing optical system including a focusing lens group; an image pickup device; an...
US-8,169,516 Electo-optical color imaging systems having strong lateral chromatic aberration compensated by digital image...
A spatially-varying sharpening filter and a color registration module compensate for significant lateral color in poorly corrected optics. In one aspect, a...
US-8,169,485 Anti-shake apparatus
An anti-shake apparatus for image stabilizing comprises a movable unit and a controller. The movable unit is movable for an anti-shake operation. The controller...
US-8,169,460 Image forming apparatus
A holding unit turns, while holding a latent image writing unit, centered on a turning axis that is arranged on a main body of an image forming apparatus...
US-8,169,458 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes an optical housing in which a polygon mirror that is rotated by a motor is accommodated and an air inlet that includes a...
US-8,169,457 Light source apparatus, optical-beam scanning apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A light source apparatus includes a circuit board on which a light source unit including a vertical-cavity surface-emitting light source and a package that...
US-8,169,455 Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, control method, and computer program product
In an optical scanning device including a vertical cavity surface emitting laser (VCSEL), an optical scanning device controls so as to satisfy P1<P100 and...
US-8,169,398 Liquid crystal display control circuit, operation panel, and image forming apparatus
A first output unit outputs a control signal for removing a residual electric charge from a liquid crystal display module that includes a backlight. A...
US-8,169,039 Semiconductor device
A disclosed semiconductor device includes an MOS transistor having an N-type low-concentration drain region, a source region, an ohmic drain region, a P-type...
US-8,168,947 Electrostatic latent image evaluation device, electrostatic latent image evaluation method, electrophotographic...
An electrostatic latent image evaluation device includes an optical scanner configured to irradiate laser light of a wavelength of 400 nm-800 nm on a...
US-8,168,565 Thermal recording adhesive label
A thermal recording adhesive label, including a substrate; a thermal recording layer located overlying one side of the substrate, including a leuco dye and a...
US-8,167,410 Image forming apparatus
The present invention provides an image forming apparatus, which is able to prevent the adherence of toner on the surface of toner controlling means and around...
US-8,167,307 Image forming apparatus
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus that includes an image forming unit that forms an image and a conveyance unit that conveys a medium to be recorded...
US-8,167,193 Packaging container
A packaging container for containing an object includes a substantially square-shaped first sheet member and a substantially square-shaped second sheet member...
US-RE43,336 Portable electronic terminal apparatus having a plurality of displays
A portable electronic terminal apparatus includes a main body, an information input mechanism, a plurality of displays, a communications mechanism, and a flip...
US-8,166,542 Information processing apparatus, user information managing method, and computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes a hard disk drive (HDD) that stores therein user information, an operating unit that performs an operation of...
US-8,166,153 Remote control system and controlled apparatus therein capable of sending e-mail if communication request fails
An apparatus is disclosed that can be remote controlled by a controlling apparatus via a network. The apparatus includes a communication request transmission...
US-8,166,057 Data providing apparatus, data providing method and program
A data providing apparatus for providing search result information corresponding to-be-searched data including a search query includes a storing part storing...
US-8,165,514 Fixing device, and image forming method and image forming apparatus using the same
A fixing device, and an image forming method and an image forming apparatus using the fixing device. The fixing device includes an application unit to apply a...
US-8,165,510 Development device and image forming apparatus having electrodes that cause toner particles to form a toner...
The development device includes a toner carrier, a toner supplier, and a surface electrical potential controller. When the toner supplier supplies toner...
US-8,165,508 Developer loading method, loaded developer accommodating container, developer replenishment device, and image...
A method for loading a replenishment developer into a developer accommodating container such that when the replenishment of the replenishment developer inside...
US-8,165,502 Belt driving controller, belt rotating device, and image forming apparatus
A belt driving controller is disclosed. The belt driving controller controls driving of a belt that is wound around plural sustaining rollers by controlling a...
US-8,165,498 Image forming device
An image forming device is disclosed that is able to enlarge a gap of a nipping portion with a simple and inexpensive structure, and able to reduce impact when...
US-8,165,490 Image forming apparatus including a collecting portion inside guide members to collect and store liquid droplets
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer unit, a fixing unit, a discharging unit, and multiple guide members. The transfer unit transfers an image onto a...
US-8,165,488 Output control device, image forming apparatus, and output control method
A storage unit stores therein a first correction amount and a second correction amount for correcting a first output amount of a first device. A correcting unit...
US-8,165,483 Image forming apparatus with control unit and for control method for controlling the same
An image forming apparatus including a latent image bearing member a surface of which is rotated, a charging device, an irradiating device, a developing device,...
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