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US-8,024,754 Content processing device, content processing method, control program, and storage medium
To add new additional content to the reproduction schedule on the basis of reference content scheduled in a time slot in the reproduction schedule, a digital...
US-8,023,863 Charging apparatus and image forming apparatus
A charging apparatus is provided in which electrodes can be protected from corrosion induced by water content in the air, ozone, nitrogen oxide and the like and...
US-8,023,770 Methods and systems for identifying the orientation of a digital image
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for determining the orientation of an electronic document image.
US-8,023,749 Image compressing apparatus and image reading apparatus including the same, image processing apparatus...
An image compressing apparatus and method are provided that execute an appropriate JPEG compression process in accordance with a document type of image data to...
US-8,023,741 Methods and systems for detecting numerals in a digital image
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for determining the location of numerals in an electronic document image.
US-8,023,569 Methods and systems for block-based residual upsampling
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for block-based residual upsampling. Some embodiments of the present invention comprise...
US-8,023,499 Communication network control system, communication terminal, and communication network control method
To guarantee continuation of communications of the level of the applications, and implement smooth and seamless switching between communication terminals that...
US-8,023,312 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device include: a two terminal structured variable resistive element, wherein resistive characteristics defined by...
US-8,023,161 Systems and methods for providing image data encapsulated in a page description language
A multi-function peripheral imaging device for providing page description language ("PDL") encapsulated image data is disclosed. The imaging device includes a...
US-8,023,135 Interface for building a print container
A method is provided for creating a print container with a series of resident fixed documents. The method opens a user interface (UI). Using the UI, a first...
US-8,023,130 Methods and systems for imaging device accounting data maintenance
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-8,023,097 Display panel manufacturing method, display panel manufacturing apparatus, and display panel
A liquid crystal panel 11 includes a pair of substrates 18, 19, liquid crystal 20 disposed between the substrates 18, 19, and alignment films 30, 36 provided on...
US-8,023,085 Liquid crystal display apparatus having alignment control for brightness and response
A liquid crystal display apparatus including a pair of substrates having electrodes and vertical alignment layers. A liquid crystal having a negative anisotropy...
US-8,023,074 Liquid crystal display unit
Provided is a liquid crystal display unit that offers high visibility irrespective of the brightness of the surrounding environment and that achieves a...
US-8,023,072 Color filter substrate comprising a light shielding column and display device having the same
A color filter substrate is used in a display device including pixels arranged in columns and rows to define a matrix pattern. The color filter substrate...
US-8,023,063 Illumination apparatus for display device, display device using the same, and television receiver apparatus...
In a backlight apparatus, laminated optical sheets are housed in a tray such that a wall portion thereof surrounds their circumferences so that the optical...
US-8,023,056 Active matrix substrate, display device, and television receiver
An active matrix substrate including, in each pixel area, a transistor, a pixel electrode (17), a conductive member (18) functioning as one of electrodes of a...
US-8,022,912 Liquid crystal display device
In a liquid crystal display device performing multi-picture element driving, gate OFF timing of a switching element connected between each sub picture element...
US-8,022,559 Substrate for a display panel, and a display panel having the same
A substrate for a display panel includes an alignment accuracy measurement mark which is used for measuring alignment accuracy between patterns on the substrate...
US-8,022,430 Nitride-based compound semiconductor light-emitting device
A nitride-based compound semiconductor light-emitting device comprising a holding electrode partially formed on a first main surface of a semiconductor laminate...
US-8,022,215 Fused pyridone M1 receptor positive allosteric modulators
The present invention is directed to fused pyridone compounds of formula (I) (I) that are M1 receptor positive allosteric modulators and that are useful in the...
US-8,021,817 Aggregate dispersant, method of manufacturing aggregate of resin-containing particles, toner, developer,...
A toner in form of aggregate of resin-containing particles is manufactured by aggregating the resin-containing particles which contain binder resin and the...
US-8,021,015 Clip and illuminant device
A plurality of clipping portions which clip a plurality of lamps to be juxtaposed are provided on one face, and a mounting portion to be mounted on a supporting...
US-D645,409 Connector terminal
US-8,020,183 Audiovisual management system
A system for structuring usage history for audiovisual materials.
US-8,019,794 Firmware repository for MFP devices
A firmware repository includes an Extensible Markup Language (XML) description file. A system and method for managing the repository is described.
US-8,019,578 Simulation method of electromagnetic field and circuit analysis on first and second targets coupled together by...
A simulation apparatus according to an embodiment performs an electromagnetic field circuit coupling analysis on a first substrate and a second substrate...
US-8,019,552 Classification of breast cancer patients using a combination of clinical criteria and informative genesets
The present invention provides prognostic methods for conditions such as cancer, for example, breast cancer, comprising classifying an individual by a plurality...
US-8,019,377 Information notification apparatus and portable communication terminal
An information notification apparatus is provided that receives information defined in an electronic device as information about which a notification is to be...
US-8,019,242 Image forming apparatus and image forming method for suppressing fluctuation of formed images
An image forming apparatus and an image forming method capable of executing process control at appropriate timing are provided. A control section of an image...
US-8,018,850 Wireless video transmission system
A transmission systems suitable for video.
US-8,018,625 Image processing apparatus and image processing system
New information is added to an information medium and is managed such that the information is not leaked when outputted. An image reading section reads the...
US-8,018,610 Methods and systems for imaging device remote application interaction
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems, methods and devices for interacting with a remote computing device from an imaging device. These aspects may...
US-8,018,559 Liquid crystal display apparatus having alignment control for brightness and response
A liquid crystal display apparatus having a plurality of pixels, including: a pair of substrates; a liquid crystal having a negative dielectric anisotropy...
US-8,018,507 Solid-state image sensing device and electronic apparatus comprising same
A camera module 100a of the present invention includes a lens unit 10a which includes a lens 11 and a lens holder 12 holding the lens 11 therein, and an image...
US-8,018,491 Summarization of football video content
Summarization of video content including football.
US-8,018,427 Illumination device and liquid crystal display device provided therewith
An illumination device includes a light source section with white LEDs on a side of a light guide plate. The white LED includes a first white LED and a second...
US-8,018,048 Semiconductor device
The semiconductor device includes a plurality of semiconductor chips, and a circuit substrate having a substantially rectangular outer shape. The semiconductor...
US-8,017,977 Field effect transistor having recessed gate in compositional graded layer
A GaN heterojunction FET has an Al.sub.xGa.sub.1-xN first graded layer and an Al.sub.yGa.sub.1-yN second graded layer, which are formed sequentially on a...
US-8,017,765 RNA interference mediated treatment of alzheimer's disease using short interfering nucleic acid (siNA)
The present invention concerns methods and reagents useful in modulating BACE gene expression in a variety of applications, including use in therapeutic,...
US-8,017,761 RNA interference mediated inhibition of Stearoyl-CoA desaturase (SCD) gene expression using short interfering...
This invention relates to compounds, compositions, and methods useful for modulating Stearoyl-CoA desaturase (SCD) gene expression using short interfering...
US-8,017,624 Fused aminopiperidines as dipeptidyi peptidase-IV inhibitors for the treatment or prevention of diabetes
The present invention is directed to novel substituted fused aminopiperidines which are inhibitors of the dipeptidyl peptidase-IV enzyme ("DPP-IV inhibitors")...
US-8,017,605 P38 kinase inhibiting agents
Compounds described by the chemical formula (I) or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof: ##STR00001## are inhibitors of p38 and are useful in the...
US-8,017,492 Method for fabricating semiconductor device and semiconductor device with separation along peeling layer
A method for fabricating a semiconductor device according to the present invention is a method for fabricating a semiconductor device including a substrate...
US-8,016,284 Sheet feeding device and document reading device
An operation of a pickup roller to be performed upon powering on or after paper jam elimination is adjusted according the presence or absence of a document on a...
US-8,015,234 Methods and systems for administering imaging device notification access control
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems, methods and devices for imaging device event notification administration and subscription. Some aspects...
US-8,014,954 Methods for characterizing agonists and partial agonists of target molecules
In one aspect, the present invention provides methods of determining whether an agent is more like a partial agonist of a target molecule than a full agonist of...
US-8,014,842 Sliding type mobile terminal
A sliding mechanism is provided to couple slidably a first housing having on its surface a vertically long liquid crystal display part long in the vertical...
US-8,014,613 Methods and systems for inter-layer image parameter prediction
Aspects of the present invention relate to methods and systems for predicting an offset factor for a target block of a multi-layer image having a...
US-8,014,596 Methods and systems for background color extrapolation
Aspects of the present invention are related to methods and systems for determining a background color in a digital image. A background color value for a pixel...
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