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US-8,238,654 Skin color cognizant GMA with luminance equalization
A method for mapping/enhancing the color of an image to be displayed on a display includes receiving an image having a plurality of pixels where each of the...
US-8,238,614 Image data output processing apparatus and image data output processing method excelling in similarity...
In an image data output processing apparatus of the present invention, a storage process section, when a reference document is duplex, stores, at the time of...
US-8,237,977 System for maintaining imaging device accounting data
A system is provided for maintaining imaging device (IDev) accounting data. A primary accounting server (PAS) sends messages to an imaging device (IDev) and to...
US-8,237,951 Intermediate stage emulation of firmware on connected host
A firmware controller is configured to enhance or modify the processing capabilities of an imaging device by creating custom firmware for a particular imaging...
US-8,237,949 System and method for combining at a single location selection of image finishing operations of multiple devices
A system and method for combining at a single location selection of image finishing operations of multiple devices. The system comprises a first memory for...
US-8,237,946 Methods and systems for imaging device accounting server redundancy
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems, methods and devices for maintaining imaging device (IDev) accounting data in the event that an imaging...
US-8,237,899 Liquid crystal display device
The present invention provides a liquid crystal display device having a high contrast ratio and no coloring during black display, over a wide viewing angle...
US-8,237,896 Active matrix substrate, method for manufacture of active matrix substrate, liquid crystal display device, and...
An active matrix substrate (30) of the present invention includes (i) a plurality of TFT elements (2) provided on an insulating substrate (10), and (ii) pixel...
US-8,237,889 Backlight device and display using the same
A backlight device in which a reflector can be easily taken in and out and can be efficiently replaced by preventing friction between a casing and the reflector...
US-8,237,887 Illumination device and liquid crystal display device
An illumination device includes a plurality of light source blocks defined by a first partition wall and a second partition wall, the light source blocks being...
US-8,237,868 Systems and methods for adaptive spatio-temporal filtering for image and video upscaling, denoising and sharpening
A method for adaptive spatio-temporal filtering is disclosed. Local motion vectors between a current video frame and other nearby video frames are determined....
US-8,237,753 Display device with gradation conversion, and method thereof
A gradation conversion unit 23 performs, on an input image, gradation conversion in which a predetermined gain is applied to a gradation smaller than a boundary...
US-8,237,370 Lighting device for display device, display device and television receiver
A lighting device for a display device includes a plurality of light sources, a power source arranged to provide drive power for the light sources, a common...
US-8,237,348 Light-emitting device
Disclosed is a light-emitting device including a light-emitting element emitting primary light, and a light converter absorbing a part of the primary light...
US-8,237,046 Dye-sensitized solar cell module
The present invention aims to improve the photoelectric current of a dye-sensitized solar cell module and produce a high power dye-sensitized solar cell. The...
US-8,237,044 Concentrating solar power generation unit, concentrating solar power generation apparatus, concetrating lens,...
A concentrating solar power generation unit (10) comprises a solar cell element (1), a mounting plate (3) on which is mounted the solar cell element (1), which...
US-8,236,944 RNA interference mediated inhibition of gene expression using chemically modified short interfering nucleic...
The present invention concerns methods and reagents useful in modulating gene expression in a variety of applications, including use in therapeutic, diagnostic,...
US-8,236,631 Four-transistor Schmitt trigger inverter with hysteresis
A four-transistor Schmitt trigger inverter is provided. The Schmitt trigger inverter is made from an n-channel MOS (NMOS) dual-gate thin-film transistor...
US-8,236,571 Method of making micro-pixelated fluid-assay precursor structure
A method of producing a precursor, active-matrix, fluid-assay micro-structure including the steps of (1) utilizing low-temperature TFT and Si technology,...
US-8,236,474 Method for manufacturing toner, toner, developer, developing device and image forming apparatus
A method for manufacturing a toner is provided. The method for manufacturing a toner uses a rotary stirring apparatus. The rotary stirring apparatus includes at...
US-8,236,473 Method for manufacturing resin-layer coated toner, resin-layer coated toner, developer, developing apparatus...
A method for manufacturing a resin-layer coated toner is provided. The method for manufacturing the resin-layer coated toner uses a rotary stirring apparatus...
US-8,236,245 Micro-pixelated fluid-assay precursor structure
A pixel-by-pixel, digitally-addressable, pixelated, precursor, fluid-assay, active-matrix micro-structure including plural pixels formed preferably on a glass...
US-8,236,244 Micro-pixelated fluid-assay structure with on-board addressable, pixel-specific functionalization
A digitally-addressable, pixelated, DNA fluid-assay, active-matrix micro-structure formed, utilizing low-temperature TFT and Si technology, on a substrate...
US-8,236,125 Method for manufacturing thin film multilayer device, method for manufacturing display device, and thin film...
A method for manufacturing a thin film multilayer device includes bonding a plastic substrate to a support substrate using an adhesive so that an upper film and...
US-8,235,883 Sharps disposal system
A sharps disposal system for safely collecting and disposing of medical sharps includes a cabinet defining an enclosure for receiving a removable used sharps...
US-8,235,574 Light-emitting device, illuminating device comprising same, and liquid crystal display
In a light emitting device, LEDs are arranged in a line on a film which is provided with a conductor. The conductor connects the LEDs to a connector. The film...
US-8,235,506 Electrostatic suction type fluid discharge method and device for the same
An electrostatic suction type fluid discharge method and device include a voltage applying means that applies a pulse voltage between a nozzle and a substrate,...
US-8,235,387 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a plurality of trays; a plurality of full-stack detectors; a first storage section; a second storage section; and a...
US-8,234,905 Selectively functionized transducer microarray
A system and method are provided for selectively functionalizing a transducer microarray. The method provides a microarray including a field of transducers...
US-D665,012 Copier
US-RE43,567 Methods and systems for image intra-prediction mode estimation
Embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and systems for estimating a pixel prediction mode to be used in a video encoding or decoding process.
US-8,234,673 Information server apparatus, client terminal apparatus, sub-client apparatus, information processing method...
An information server apparatus 116 includes a communication portion 118 receiving a request for getting information including a set of information source...
US-8,234,567 Document display device, word arrangement method, and document display method
A method and device for displaying a document written in a Western language in a readable form without decreasing the utilization efficiency of a display...
US-8,233,831 Fixing device with cleaning section for image forming apparatus
In a fixing device including a fixing roller, a pressure roller and an external heating section, a scraper is arranged to contact a circumferential surface of...
US-8,233,811 Image stabilizing apparatus and image forming apparatus
There is provided an image stabilizing apparatus which is capable of keeping a toner concentration and a printing density constant when toner consumption is...
US-8,233,770 Content reproducing apparatus, recording medium, content recording medium, and method for controlling content...
A video disk player includes (i) a disk reading section for reading out video data, a program, synchronization timing information from an optical disk; (ii) a...
US-8,233,538 Methods and systems for image intra-prediction mode management
Embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and systems for ordering, communicating and applying pixel intra-prediction modes.
US-8,233,536 Methods and systems for multiplication-free inter-layer image prediction
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems and methods for predicting image elements, comprising scaling a received low dynamic range (LDR) image...
US-8,233,375 Optical information recording medium, reproducing device for optical information recording medium, control...
A super-resolution medium (1) has a medium identification information for specifying a type of medium recorded in a medium information area (3) by use of...
US-8,233,359 Magnetic recording medium, magnetic recording/reproducing apparatus, and magnetic recording/reproducing method
A magnetic recording medium (1a) includes: a plurality of magnetic dots (13), provided on a substrate (11), in each of which information is stored by heating of...
US-8,233,201 Image processing apparatus, image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, and recording medium
A copying machine includes a document skew detection section. The document skew detection section includes an angle calculation section and a judgment section....
US-8,233,166 Image forming apparatus, method for forming image, and program
An image forming apparatus that picks only necessary pages up from a plurality of originals and copies after aligning in an order of pages so as to reduce a...
US-8,233,131 Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device includes a TFT substrate and a CF substrate arranged to face each other and a liquid crystal layer sandwiched therebetween,...
US-8,233,112 Liquid crystal display apparatus and manufacturing method thereof
A liquid crystal display device includes a liquid crystal panel and a lighting device. The liquid crystal panel has a liquid crystal layer provided between a...
US-8,233,074 Lens unit and imaging device
A lens unit having a first lens (2) whose optical surface on the imaging surface side is made of resin (32), a first lens holder (3) for holding the first lens...
US-8,233,064 Solid-state image pickup apparatus, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic device including the same
In a solid-state image pickup apparatus 100 of the invention, a transparent member 4 that covers a light receiving section of a solid-state image sensing device...
US-8,233,013 Transmissive-type liquid crystal display device
In a transmissive-type liquid crystal display device including a liquid crystal panel and a backlight, the liquid crystal panel has pixels each divided into...
US-8,233,007 Display device, method for generating four or more primary color signals, and program causing computer to...
A display device using a number n of primary colors (where n is a natural number that is equal to or greater than four) includes a video signal converting...
US-8,232,956 Liquid crystal display apparatus
A video with a display definition most suitable for the type of the video content to be displayed can be displayed. A liquid crystal display apparatus controls...
US-8,232,940 Organic electroluminescent display device and production method thereof
An organic electroluminescent display device is capable of flowing a constant electric current into each pixel and improving image qualities even if the device...
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