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US-8,938,117 Pattern recognition apparatus and method therefor configured to recognize object and another lower-order object
In a pattern recognition apparatus, a characteristic amount calculation unit calculates a characteristic amount for recognizing a desired object from a partial...
US-8,938,099 Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, distance measurement apparatus, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus includes a projection unit adapted to project pattern-light onto an object; an image capturing unit adapted to capture the object;...
US-8,938,092 Image processing system, image capture apparatus, image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and program
There is provided an image processing system in which an image capture apparatus and an image processing apparatus are connected to each other via a network....
US-8,938,005 Image encoding apparatus, method of controlling the same, and computer program
An image encoding apparatus which encodes picture data is provided. The apparatus comprises an encoding unit configured to encode a picture to be encoded; a...
US-8,937,999 Moving image compression encoding apparatus, method, and control program
A moving image encoding apparatus decides a picture number for identifying a frame which is encoded by each encoding unit on the basis of a count value of a...
US-8,937,754 Image reading apparatus and driving apparatus
An image reading apparatus comprises a moving unit on which a reading unit is mounted and which slides on a guide, and a driving unit mounted on the moving unit...
US-8,937,740 Printing apparatus, printing apparatus control method, and storage medium
A printing apparatus is configured to, when a specific type of sheet has been designated by the user as a sheet to be replenished, specify a storage unit to be...
US-8,937,738 Image forming apparatus for setting information about each application can be input without involving an API...
An image forming apparatus configured to allow an application to be executed includes a reception unit configured to receive setting information to be used in...
US-8,937,730 System, image forming apparatus, server, and control method thereof
A system includes an image forming apparatus and a server connected to the image forming apparatus via the Internet. The image forming apparatus establishes in...
US-8,937,728 Image processing apparatus, server apparatus, methods for controlling displays of the apparatuses, and storage...
An image processing apparatus determines whether to execute an image processing function indicated by an execution instruction based on a state of a web browser...
US-8,937,676 Video processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, video processing method, and storage medium
A video processing method includes calculating mean values with respect to x coordinate value and y coordinate value of vertices that define a corresponding...
US-8,937,674 Electronic apparatus equipped with function for notifying acceptance of operation, method of controlling...
An electronic apparatus capable of reducing a time lag between an operation on an operation section and notification of acceptance of the operation. An audio...
US-8,937,672 Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor including a wiring portion which includes a first line, a second line and a control line, in first to third regions arranged...
US-8,937,669 Image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a first acquisition unit configured to acquire positional information indicating a photographing position of an image, a...
US-8,937,668 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
To provide an image including no blur from a plurality of images acquired by a camera array image capturing device. An image processing device of the present...
US-8,937,662 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
By a conventional technique, it is not possible to provide an image refocused accurately at a desired subject distance. An image processing device is...
US-8,937,644 Stereoscopic image capture
Stereoscopic image capture is provided. A blur value expected for multiple pixels in left and right images is predicted. The blur value is predicted based on...
US-8,937,633 Lighting apparatus, control method therefor and backlight apparatus
A lighting apparatus includes a plurality of light sources of which emissions of light are able to be controlled independently of one another, a control unit...
US-8,937,626 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method, and recording...
An information processing apparatus includes a determination unit configured to determine whether or not a region having at least one pixel of an image includes...
US-8,937,587 Temperature estimating apparatus, method for controlling the same, and image display apparatus
A temperature estimating apparatus, which is provided for a backlight having a plurality of light source blocks each having one light source or a plurality of...
US-8,937,471 Discharging circuit and power supply
A discharging circuit includes a filter unit connected between the input lines of a commercial AC power supply, a switch whose operations are controlled by the...
US-8,936,894 Magenta toner containing compound having AZO skeleton
A toner comprising toner particles, each of which contains a binder resin, a compound in which a polymer portion is bound to an azo skeleton structure, and a...
US-8,936,892 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member,...
In order to provide an electrophotographic photosensitive member in which the dark-area potential does not easily change even when repeatedly used for a long...
US-8,936,407 Printing method and printing apparatus for printing a plurality of images on a sheet using a print head
A printing apparatus sequentially prints a plurality of images on a first surface of a sheet, and then sequentially prints a plurality of images on a second...
US-8,936,350 Print head and inkjet printing apparatus
A print head includes an energy generating element, a chamber for accommodating liquid, and an ejection opening for ejecting liquid from the chamber, thus...
US-8,936,347 Driving apparatus and recording apparatus
A driving apparatus includes an endless belt supported by a drive pulley configured to be driven by a motor and an idler pulley, and a moving member configured...
US-8,936,341 Inkjet printer and image processor for correcting image data based on color specification values and a target...
In the present invention, a first calculation unit calculates, based on image data obtained by reading with a reading unit a plurality of patches formed on a...
US-8,936,338 Apparatus and method for recording
A recording apparatus has a controller that controls a conveying roller and a discharge roller for conveying a recording medium. The controller controls the...
US-8,935,981 High contrast alignment marks through multiple stage imprinting
Two-stage imprinting techniques capable of protecting fine patterned features of an imprint lithography template are herein described. In particular, such...
US-8,935,770 Authentication system, authentication method, and storage medium for realizing a multitenant service
In order to prevent leakage of data possessed by a tenant to other tenants in multitenant service, it is necessary to control access. However, the conventional...
US-8,935,708 Communication system and communication apparatus and control method thereof
A client device issues an event notification request to a service-providing apparatus, and notifies the service-providing apparatus whether an event processing...
US-8,935,608 Information processing method and apparatus
In a layout system, assuming that container (partial region) B is set with a high priority level, and the contents of container A are changed after a previous...
US-8,935,185 Information processing apparatus, image processing apparatus, control method, and computer readable storage medium
An image processing apparatus includes a decision unit configured to determine whether or not print image data includes copy-forgery-inhibited-pattern image...
US-8,934,996 Transmission apparatus and transmission method
An audio signal processing unit acquires the playback volume value of audio data of a frame of interest, and generates multiplied audio data by multiplying the...
US-8,934,819 Developing apparatus
A developing apparatus includes a developer carrying member for carrying a developer; and a magnetic member including a plurality of magnet pieces disposed...
US-8,934,817 Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a developer carrier which carries a developer containing a toner and a carrier, and a developing chamber which feeds the developer...
US-8,934,811 Drawing-in device and image forming apparatus
A drawing-in device configured to draw and position a sheet feeding cassette functioning as a unit into a predetermined position of an apparatus main body...
US-8,934,802 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a main assembly, a rotatable unit, a first gear, provided in one of the rotatable unit and the main assembly, including a...
US-8,934,798 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an exposure unit configured to form a latent image by irradiating a charged photosensitive member with light, and a control...
US-8,934,796 Image forming apparatus with selective utilization of AC voltage source
An image-forming apparatus includes a first image-forming portion; a second image-forming portion; an executing portion for executing an operation in a first...
US-8,934,794 Image forming apparatus, stirring unit and process cartridge
A developer stirring unit is rotated and driven without driving an electrophotographic photosensitive drum according to output information of a temperature...
US-8,934,766 Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus comprising: a lens apparatus having: an image pickup optical system including a focus lens unit and a zoom lens unit; a zoom state...
US-8,934,759 Video editing apparatus and video editing method
A video editing apparatus capable of generating edited video data includes a video data selection unit configured to select a plurality of pieces of video data...
US-8,934,756 Reproducing apparatus and control method thereof
An image processing apparatus includes a detecting unit configured to detect a change in a viewing environment; a storing unit configured to store position...
US-8,934,738 Image processing apparatus and method for controlling the same
An image processing apparatus stores a database which includes first analytical information obtained by analyzing an image existing on a recording medium, a...
US-8,934,732 Image processing method, image processing apparatus and image pickup apparatus
The image processing method acquires an input image and information on an image capturing condition, acquires an optical transfer function corresponding to the...
US-8,934,712 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium
An image processing apparatus for applying a color balance correction to input image data, comprises a holding unit which holds information indicating a locus...
US-8,934,710 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium
An image processing apparatus comprises: a unit configured to generate a gradation cluster by determining color regions belonging to the same gradation among a...
US-8,934,660 Two dimensional information symbol
Disclosed is a method (500) of encoding a message (501) into a target area of an original image by determining a set of data items into which the message can be...
US-8,934,629 Communication apparatus, image input apparatus, image output apparatus, wireless communication circuit, method...
After connection to another communication apparatus using the first communication-parameter set fails, and thereafter, connection to the other communication...
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