Canon patents granted on 07 August 2012

89 US patents granted on 07 August 2012 and assigned to Canon

1 8,239,965 Method of controlling a conference system, program product, and storage medium
2 8,239,958 Confirmation method of software and apparatus for executing software
3 8,239,956 Document outputting apparatus, control method thereof, and document output system
4 8,239,883 Information processing apparatus and method, program, and storage medium
5 8,239,857 Information processing apparatus and method of installing application program
6 8,239,787 Method of generating original plate data by repeatedly calculating approximate aerial image
7 8,239,761 Electronic album creating apparatus, electronic album editing apparatus, information processing system, electronic album creating method, and storage medium storing program
8 8,239,578 Method and device for transferring digital data with a progressive format
9 8,239,459 Data processing apparatus and data processing method
10 8,239,328 Information processing apparatus, print control apparatus, printed control system
11 8,239,296 System and method of assisting goods collection and recording medium
12 8,239,152 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
13 8,238,829 Communication apparatus, control method of communication apparatus, and storage medium
14 8,238,809 Image forming system, image forming apparatus, and control method thereof
15 8,238,807 Image forming apparatus
16 8,238,800 Developing apparatus
17 8,238,795 Image forming apparatus
18 8,238,787 Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
19 8,238,786 Electrophotographic image forming apparatus with openings for cartridge insertion and removal
20 8,238,785 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
21 8,238,784 Process cartridge remanufacturing method
22 8,238,782 Image forming apparatus having a charge member disposed near an image bearing member
23 8,238,781 Image forming apparatus having cleaning member for cleaning transmission member
24 8,238,778 Image forming apparatus with vibration generating source and damping member
25 8,238,775 Image heating apparatus
26 8,238,772 Image forming apparatus
27 8,238,737 Lens barrel that changes focal length and image pickup apparatus equipped with lens barrel
28 8,238,712 Recording and reproducing apparatus and recording and reproducing method
29 8,238,710 Reproduction control of reproduction apparatus base on remaining power of battery
30 8,238,690 Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and program
31 8,238,686 Image processing apparatus, method and recording medium
32 8,238,682 Parallel processing for generating a thinned image
33 8,238,673 Pattern identification apparatus and method thereof, abnormal pattern detection apparatus and method thereof, and program
34 8,238,670 Method, apparatus and storage medium for image classification
35 8,238,666 Recognition of parameterised shapes from document images
36 8,238,664 Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and recording medium
37 8,238,600 Electronic watermark embedding apparatus for selectively embedding electronic watermark information in different frequency components of image data and electronic watermark embedding method
38 8,238,437 Image encoding apparatus, image decoding apparatus, and control method therefor
39 8,238,269 Method for balancing latency in a communications tree, corresponding device and storage means
40 8,238,266 Communication device and method for controlling communication device
41 8,238,041 Lens barrel
42 8,238,037 Image pickup apparatus having zoom lens
43 8,238,003 Image input apparatus and an image output apparatus configured for transferring at least one image file of an input image and a conversion file in different transfer steps
44 8,238,002 Image reading apparatus and power control method
45 8,237,991 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
46 8,237,987 Print processing device and control method for printing print instruction sheet using language associated with detected image or printing language setting sheet
47 8,237,986 Image reading apparatus, multifunction printer apparatus, and image processing method
48 8,237,984 Processor, method, and program for processing data using a mask pattern with print permission parts arranged at a distance of corresponding integral multiple areas
49 8,237,982 Image processing apparatus and method reading image data from storage to rotate orthoganally and correct for beam scan line distorion
50 8,237,967 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and computer readable medium
51 8,237,961 Virtual device management method and management apparatus
52 8,237,960 Transmission of image data format conversion software along with image data
53 8,237,955 Deciding priority image forming means based on search log information
54 8,237,953 Digital camera and control method of digital camera
55 8,237,950 Image formation device and processing method thereof
56 8,237,947 Device-managing system, managing apparatus, information-processing apparatus, image-processing apparatus, and control method thereof
57 8,237,945 Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same and storage medium
58 8,237,943 Image processing apparatus and control method for the same
59 8,237,941 Image formation system and application program installation method
60 8,237,939 Apparatus and method for restricting file operations
61 8,237,917 Exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
62 8,237,853 Image sensing apparatus and control method therefor
63 8,237,849 Image-pickup apparatus
64 8,237,848 Image sensing apparatus and method for sensing target that has a defective portion region
65 8,237,838 Image sensing apparatus and control method thereof
66 8,237,826 Image sensing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and program
67 8,237,821 Zoom lens and image capturing apparatus having a correction unit to correct distortion aberration of the image formed by the zoom lens and to output corrected image data
68 8,237,815 Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, for suppressing deterioration of image quality caused by a foreign substance
69 8,237,804 Image processing apparatus and method thereof
70 8,237,800 Main face choosing device, method for controlling same, and image capturing apparatus
71 8,237,761 Semiconductor member, semiconductor article manufacturing method, and LED array using the manufacturing method
72 8,237,727 Image processing apparatus and method
73 8,237,627 Head-mounted device
74 8,237,626 Head-mounted display
75 8,237,480 Clock generation circuit and integrated circuit
76 8,237,345 Display apparatus with conductive frame
77 8,237,328 Foreign substance removing apparatus
78 8,237,166 Display
79 8,236,394 Recording medium
80 8,235,610 Printing apparatus and conveyance control method
81 8,235,527 Medical imaging apparatus
82 8,235,521 Recording apparatus
83 8,235,504 Inkjet head, inkjet apparatus, and inkjet apparatus production method
84 8,235,503 Semiconductor element chip, ink jet head employing semiconductor element chip, and method for bonding electrodes of semiconductor element chip
85 8,235,492 Apparatus and method for recording
86 8,235,486 Recording element substrate, recording head including the same, and recording head cartridge
87 8,235,485 Element substrate, printhead, head cartridge, and printing apparatus
88 8,235,481 Inkjet recording head and recording apparatus
89 8,235,384 Sheet-material transporting device and image forming apparatus