Canon patents granted on 13 August 2013

96 US patents granted on 13 August 2013 and assigned to Canon

1 8,510,855 Image distribution apparatus and method of controlling the same, image transmission apparatus and method of controlling the same, which are excellent in user location information security, and storage medium
2 8,510,731 Device driver updating method and program, information processing apparatus and server apparatus using the same, and storage for storing device driver updating program
3 8,510,670 Information processing apparatus, information processing method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium
4 8,510,645 Method of applying a function to a data set
5 8,510,617 Recording apparatus for performing image processing for recording on a recording medium by relative movement
6 8,510,593 Control apparatus
7 8,510,462 Network streaming of a video media from a media server to a media client
8 8,510,458 Method and device for sharing bandwidth of a communication network
9 8,510,451 Session management system and method of controlling the same
10 8,510,444 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, data processing program for implementing the method, and image processing apparatus
11 8,510,115 Data processing with automatic switching back and forth from default voice commands to manual commands upon determination that subsequent input involves voice-input-prohibited information
12 8,509,674 Image forming system, control method therefor, and a storage medium storing a program for executing the control method for preventing automatic recover of interrupted jobs
13 8,509,673 Slide unit moving device with energy-assisted movement, and image formation apparatus
14 8,509,668 Fixing device
15 8,509,663 Image forming apparatus or transfer roller used in image forming apparatus
16 8,509,660 Developing apparatus and process cartridge
17 8,509,658 Developer supply container and developer supplying system
18 8,509,651 Image forming apparatus
19 8,509,650 Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
20 8,509,645 Image forming system and apparatus with different printing modes for different numbers of printing sheets
21 8,509,636 Image forming apparatus
22 8,509,634 Image forming apparatus that enables reducing time required for adjustment operation
23 8,509,631 Image forming apparatus
24 8,509,610 Image stabilization control apparatus, imaging apparatus, and image stabilization control method
25 8,509,609 Image stabilization control apparatus and control method thereof, optical apparatus, and imaging apparatus
26 8,509,603 Information processing method and information processing apparatus
27 8,509,573 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
28 8,509,568 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
29 8,509,558 Processing multi-view digital images
30 8,509,548 Image decoding apparatus and control method for speeding up decoding processing
31 8,509,547 Scan conversion apparatus, image encoding apparatus, and control method therefor
32 8,509,532 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium
33 8,509,531 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, computer program, and storage medium
34 8,509,482 Subject tracking apparatus, subject region extraction apparatus, and control methods therefor
35 8,509,481 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, imaging apparatus
36 8,509,387 X-ray imaging apparatus
37 8,509,382 X-ray imaging apparatus and X-ray imaging method
38 8,509,247 Communication method and apparatus
39 8,509,181 Wireless communication apparatus and communication method therefor
40 8,508,870 Supporting device, optical apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
41 8,508,857 Lens barrel and image pickup apparatus that realize increased shooting magnification and slimming down
42 8,508,817 Image reading apparatus and control method thereof
43 8,508,804 Movement detection apparatus and recording apparatus
44 8,508,802 Printing control apparatus and printing control method
45 8,508,799 Printing apparatus and printing method for forming image using a first print material and a second print material
46 8,508,797 Image processing device and image processing method
47 8,508,796 Image forming apparatus, method and program for selectively printing with transparent and non-transparent printing agents
48 8,508,794 Image forming using warm and cold black tone inks
49 8,508,792 Image processing apparatus, an image processing method, and a program thereof for handling a copy-forgery-inhibited pattern image
50 8,508,789 Determining a degree of fit between an image data input device and an image data output device
51 8,508,777 Printing system and control method thereof for executing printing and non-printing processes
52 8,508,775 Image processing with body region image and peripheral region image
53 8,508,774 Image processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing apparatus, and recording medium
54 8,508,771 Control of job information recording based on whether logged in user changes
55 8,508,769 System and method for saving and restoring a setting from an interrupted process
56 8,508,762 Image processing apparatus and control method for temporarily releasing a function restriction under a set condition
57 8,508,761 Printing apparatus executing a print operation based on print data and a setting screen and method
58 8,508,725 Refractive index distribution measuring method and apparatus using position measurement and a reference object
59 8,508,666 Moving image processing apparatus, and control method and program thereof
60 8,508,658 Electronic apparatus
61 8,508,651 Image stabilizing apparatus, image pick-up apparatus and image stabilizing method
62 8,508,645 Reproducing apparatus, image data reproducing method, program, and storage medium
63 8,508,644 Imaging apparatus with display unit for displaying image of an imaging subject
64 8,508,641 Solid-state image sensor and imaging apparatus
65 8,508,636 Image sensing apparatus
66 8,508,627 Imaging apparatus and reproducing apparatus which changes frame rate based on zoom operation
67 8,508,625 Image processing apparatus
68 8,508,616 White balance correction including indicative white color determination based on regions in a divided image
69 8,508,610 Video signal processing apparatus
70 8,508,601 Optical apparatus, image sensing device, and control methods thereof
71 8,508,600 Imaging apparatus for stabilizing an image
72 8,508,599 Motion vector detection apparatus, motion vector detection method, and image capturing apparatus
73 8,508,568 Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
74 8,508,565 Device and apparatus for controlling same
75 8,508,563 Image display apparatus and control method thereof
76 8,508,176 Drive apparatus for stepping motor
77 8,508,161 Drive apparatus
78 8,508,011 Semiconductor apparatus and method of manufacturing the same
79 8,507,910 Active matrix display apparatus
80 8,507,870 Solid-state imaging apparatus and imaging system
81 8,507,713 Pigment, method for manufacturing the same, pigment dispersion, and yellow toner
82 8,507,360 Transfer method of functional region, LED array, LED printer head, and LED printer
83 8,507,257 Combined thermal devices for thermal cycling
84 8,507,170 Image-forming method and image-forming apparatus
85 8,507,162 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
86 8,507,113 Magnetic sensor stack body, method of forming the same, film formation control program, and recording medium
87 8,506,845 Scintillator material
88 8,506,184 Shutter apparatus, image sensing apparatus, and shutter control method
89 8,506,082 Ophthalmic apparatus, adaptive optical system, and image generating apparatus
90 8,506,081 Ophthalmic image sensing apparatus
91 8,506,068 Inkjet printing method and inkjet printing apparatus
92 8,506,067 Ink jet image-forming method, ink jet color image-forming method and ink jet recording apparatus
93 8,506,059 Recording apparatus
94 8,506,053 Recording apparatus
95 8,506,030 Element substrate, printhead, and head cartridge
96 8,505,900 Sheet post-processing apparatus and image forming apparatus