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US-8,027,539 Method and apparatus for determining an orientation of a document including Korean characters
A method and apparatus for determining an orientation of a document including Korean text are presented. A binarized pixel image is created from the document...
US-8,027,345 Method for automatically providing quality of service
The embodiments of the present invention provide methods, devices, and systems that automatically provide quality of service to one or more packets, typically...
US-8,027,070 Methods and systems for hue adjustment
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems and methods for color image hue shifting. Some aspects relate to processes by which reference hue values and...
US-8,027,069 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is provided that, is capable of physically preventing taking-out of the set document, even when a thick copy-prohibited document is...
US-8,027,046 Image processing apparatus, control apparatus thereof, and image processing system that manages component power...
A control apparatus connected to the plurality of image processing apparatuses by way of a network judges whether to apply current to a data processing unit...
US-8,026,997 Area active backlight with steerable light source
A liquid crystal display includes a backlight. The backlight includes a plurality of waveguides to selectively direct light. A set of selection elements in...
US-8,026,992 Display device
A plurality of display elements each includes two signal lines: S1 and S2. An electrode 4, which is one of the electrodes constituting an element capacitor Cp,...
US-8,026,979 Methods and systems for picture resampling
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems and methods for picture up-sampling and picture down-sampling. Some aspects relate to a selective filter...
US-8,026,950 Method of and apparatus for selecting a stereoscopic pair of images
A method is provided for selecting a stereoscopic pair of images, for example as they are captured by a camera or from an existing collection of captured...
US-8,026,934 Driving control apparatus of display apparatus, display method, display apparatus, display monitor, and...
In one embodiment of the present invention, to time-divide one frame of an input image signal into a first-half sub frame and a second-half sub frame, the...
US-8,026,927 Reduction of mura effects
A display that includes at least one gray level being provided to a plurality of pixels that illuminates each of the pixels with the gray level. The display...
US-8,026,894 Methods and systems for motion adaptive backlight driving for LCD displays with area adaptive backlight
Elements of the present invention relate to systems and methods for generating, modifying and applying backlight array driving values.
US-8,026,882 Display, drive circuit of display, and method of driving display
The present invention relates to a display that uses a polysilicon liquid crystal panel. An object of the present invention is to sufficiently secure a hold...
US-8,026,500 Paper carrying device, document scanning apparatus, and printing apparatus that detects error of sensor output...
A paper carrying device includes a carrying path, a light sensor, a contact sensor, and a judgment section. Both of the light sensor and the contact sensor...
US-8,026,264 Triazole derivatives as inhibitors of 11-.beta. hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase-1
Triazole derivatives of structural formula I are selective inhibitors of the 11.beta.-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase-1. The compounds are useful for the treatment...
US-8,026,260 Histone deacetylase inhibitors with aryl-pyrazolyl-motifs
The present invention relates to a novel class of histone deacetylase inhibitors with aryl-pyrazolyl motifs. The compounds of this invention can be used to...
US-8,026,082 Synthetic gene control region
The present invention provides a synthetic gene control region which comprises a gene regulatory sequence comprising a binding site for a gene regulatory...
US-8,024,948 Drum type drying and washing machine
A drum type washing and drying machine has a water tank (4), a rotary drum rotatably provided in the water tank (5), a dehumidifying heat exchanger for...
US-RE42,745 Systems and methods for reduced bit-depth processing in video-related data with frequency weighting matrices
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems and methods for processing of data related to video wherein reduced bit depth intermediate calculations...
US-8,024,792 Methods and systems for imaging device credential submission
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems, methods and devices for imaging device credential submission wherein credentials are extracted by...
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...
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