Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Searching: sharp





Search by keyword, patent number, inventor, assignee, city or state:




Patent # Description
US-8,169,647 Authentication technique that can simplify works necessary when the printer position is changed, personnel...
An image processing apparatus 30 is used with an IC card 32 capable of outputting first location information specifying a location where a user belongs to, and...
US-8,169,576 Production method of liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal display device
To provide a production method of a liquid crystal display device and a liquid crystal display device, in which generation of a joint line on a display screen...
US-8,169,567 Viewing angle controlling liquid crystal panel and display device
A viewing angle controlling liquid crystal panel in which uniformity of a shielding effect in a screen is further improved is provided. Linearly polarized light...
US-8,169,431 Methods and systems for image tonescale design
Elements of the present invention relate to systems and methods for generating, a modified process for compensating for a reduced source light illumination...
US-8,169,412 Display apparatus and display method capable of adjusting position of image associated with application program...
A display apparatus and a display method are provided capable of displaying an image in a desirably adjusted state upon execution of an application program. In...
US-8,169,158 Cold cathode tube lighting device
A cold cathode tube lighting device prevents emission-position-dependent unevenness from occurring in the brightness of light emitted from the cold cathode tube...
US-8,168,980 Active matrix substrate, display device, television receiver, manufacturing method of active matrix substrate,...
In an active matrix substrate of the present invention, a gate insulating film for covering a gate electrode of each transistor has a thin portion, having a...
US-8,168,799 Process for the preparation of tetrazolytetrahydrocyclopentapyrazoles
A process for the preparation of a compound of formula (I), or a salt, hydrate or solvate thereof; wherein R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 are each independently hydrogen,...
US-8,168,757 PD-1 binding proteins
The present invention features PD-1 binding proteins, a subset of which inhibits binding of PD-L1 to the PD-1 receptor. These binding proteins can be employed...
US-8,168,658 Inhibitors of histone deacetylase
The present invention relates to a novel class of compounds. These compounds can inhibit histone deacetylase and are suitable for use in selectively inducing...
US-8,168,652 Inhibitors of AKT activity
The instant invention provides for substituted naphthyridine compounds that inhibit Akt activity. In particular, the compounds disclosed selectively inhibit one...
US-8,168,649 Niacin receptor agonists, compositions containing such compounds and methods of treatment
The present invention encompasses compounds of Formula (I): as well as pharmaceutically acceptable salts and hydrates thereof, that are useful for treating...
US-8,168,637 Beta-amino heterocyclic dipeptidyl peptidase inhibitors for the treatment of diabetes
The present invention is directed to compounds which are inhibitors of the dipeptidyl peptidase-IV enzyme ("DP-IV inhibitors") and which are useful in the...
US-8,168,511 Display device manufacturing method and laminated structure
A method for manufacturing a display device includes a step of preparing a flexible substrate including a delamination layer on its back surface, a step of...
US-8,168,363 Toner and producing method thereof, developer, two-component developer, developing device and image forming...
A toner is so configured as to satisfy the following conditions: (b)/(a) is from 0.90 to 1.02, (a) is from 140 to 150 and the average value in the entire toner...
US-8,168,360 External additive, toner, and image forming apparatus
To a toner used in an image forming apparatus is added an external additive whose main components are oxide fine particles in which dimethylsilyl groups are...
US-8,167,451 Backlight device and liquid crystal display device
A fluorescent tube is prevented from being wrongly attached and broken when being attached, and luminance nonuniformity of backlight due to luminance difference...
US-D658,710 Cash register
US-D658,701 3D glasses
US-8,166,073 Information processing device, storage device and computer-readable medium for accepting description...
There are provided a storage device and a computer readable medium capable of efficiently storing keywords contained in description information and efficiently...
US-8,165,724 Methods and systems for power-controlling display devices
Aspects of the present invention relate to methods and systems for controlling power consumption with a power controlling display device. Some aspects relate to...
US-8,165,537 Wireless transmitter and wireless transmission method
A wireless transmitter of the present invention includes n (n being an integer of 2 or more) transmission antennas, a transmission circuit controller that,...
US-8,165,485 Fixing apparatus having heating element and image forming apparatus having the fixing element
A fixing apparatus includes a heating element with an NTC characteristic in which an electric resistance value decreases as a temperature increases, which...
US-8,165,402 Image processing method, image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus and storage medium
An image processing apparatus is configured to precisely perform positioning of a plurality of document images containing a common part and to precisely extract...
US-8,165,022 Transmitting/receiving method and program and recording medium
The present invention provides a transmitting/receiving method capable of selecting a combination of communication media of the own and its counterpart...
US-8,164,785 Method and apparatus for selecting printing devices according to resource availability
Printing devices are selected from a printing pool at least partially based on what non-resident resources need to be downloaded to the printing devices for...
US-8,164,781 Output system for unifying a documentary form relating to an event
To provide an output system and an output device capable of easily unifying a documentary form relating to an event without increasing the number of work...
US-8,164,764 Image processing apparatus and image processing system
When an instruction to execute an image processing from a user is accepted through an operation panel, a control section temporarily stores image data read from...
US-8,164,719 Liquid crystal display device
The present invention provides a liquid crystal display device capable of preventing the occurrence of dark currents in photodiodes. Thus, the liquid crystal...
US-8,164,706 Liquid crystal display device and board clip mountable on the liquid crystal display device
In a liquid crystal display device 100 provided by the present invention, at least a part of a circuit board 16 can be held on an outer side surface 30B of a...
US-8,164,247 Electron emitting element, electron emitting device, light emitting device, image display device, air blowing...
The present invention provides an electron emitting element which has good energy efficiency and which is capable of controlling a value of current flowing in...
US-8,163,956 Inhibitors of GLYT1 transporters
A compound of the formula (I): wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, R.sup.4, Ar, A, n and m are defined herein, is disclosed as a GlyT1 inhibitor; pharmaceutical...
US-8,163,752 Tricyclic anilide heterocyclic CGRP receptor antagonists
Compounds of formula I: ##STR00001## wherein variables A.sup.1, A.sup.2, B, m, n, J, R.sup.4, G.sup.1, G.sup.2, G.sup.3 and Y are as described herein, which...
US-8,163,458 Method of manufacturing toner, toner, two-component developer, developing device, and image forming apparatus
A toner capable of forming high quality images of excellent image reproducibility at high definition and high resolution, being decreased for the bleed-out of a...
US-8,163,045 Method and system of making a burnable fuel
Methods and systems are disclosed for direct conversion of a used or waste material into a burnable fuel and to burnable fuels derived therefrom.
US-8,162,508 LED substrate and LED light source device
An LED substrate comprises holes having an elliptical shape through which fixing screws are inserted. The fixing screw has a head portion, an unthreaded neck...
US-8,162,504 Reflector and system
An illumination system includes a light source and a reflector. The reflector includes a first optical interface adjacent the light source which redirects light...
US-8,162,139 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-8,161,870 Heating cooker
A heating cooker includes a steam generator for generating steam for heating cooking, a removable water tank for storing water to be supplied to the steam...
US-8,161,474 Diagnostic information preservation during installations of over the air update of wireless handset software
A method and system for failsafe preservation of diagnostic information that identifies problems encountered during installation of over the air updates of...
US-8,161,339 Content playback apparatus, content playback method, and storage medium
When a content playback apparatus has detected a content data acquisition error in a process of acquiring title screen content serving as next content that is...
US-8,161,250 Methods and systems for partially-transacted data concurrency
Aspects of the present invention comprise systems and methods for protecting multi-threaded access to shared memory. Some aspects provide higher data...
US-8,160,660 Dual slide portable terminal
A dual slide portable terminal includes a first housing having a surface and a rear surface; a second housing having a surface; and a dual slide coupling...
US-8,160,466 Fixing device having control unit for detecting pressure cancellation failure of pressure roller against...
In one embodiment of the present invention, a fixing apparatus that causes a recording material to pass through a nip portion formed by a rotating heat roller...
US-8,160,402 Document image processing apparatus
An image of a character string composed of M pieces of characters is clipped from a document image, and the image is divided character by character, and image...
US-8,160,365 Methods and systems for identifying digital image characteristics
Aspects of the present invention relate to methods and systems for determining image characteristics in a digital image.
US-8,159,912 Recording parameter setting device, program thereof, computer-readable recording medium containing the program,...
A recording parameter setting device including a trial recording parameter setting section and a reproduced signal quality judging section. The reproduced...
US-8,159,707 Method and system for unified batch job processing
A more holistic approach to batch job processing simplifies batch job creation, improves user understanding of batch job status and prevents unwanted batch job...
US-8,159,689 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, image processing program, and storage medium storing image...
An image forming apparatus that can reduce a difference in fog or image density between two facing pages of a booklet formed after duplex printing is provided....
US-8,159,685 Image processing apparatus and image processing method capable of easily performing work to arrange pages of...
In one embodiment of an image processing apparatus, when multi-feeding during transport of originals is detected, except for the multi-fed originals, which are...
← Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 | Next →

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.