Canon patents granted on 20 January 2015

41 US patents granted on 20 January 2015 and assigned to Canon

1 8,938,789 Information processing system, method for controlling information processing system, and storage medium
2 8,938,632 Setting power saving modes based on ambient light and user set time periods
3 8,938,629 Power control apparatus, method for controlling the same and storage medium
4 8,938,440 Method and device for extracting a meta data fragment from a metadata component associated with multimedia data
5 8,938,194 Image heating apparatus
6 8,938,190 Color image forming apparatus
7 8,938,181 Image forming apparatus having a collection member to collect a vaporized component
8 8,938,173 Fixing apparatus
9 8,938,162 Interchangeable lens, interchangeable lens control method, camera and camera control method
10 8,938,155 Communication apparatus and control method
11 8,938,151 Video distribution apparatus and video distribution method
12 8,938,150 Recording apparatus
13 8,938,117 Pattern recognition apparatus and method therefor configured to recognize object and another lower-order object
14 8,938,099 Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, distance measurement apparatus, and storage medium
15 8,938,092 Image processing system, image capture apparatus, image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and program
16 8,938,005 Image encoding apparatus, method of controlling the same, and computer program
17 8,937,999 Moving image compression encoding apparatus, method, and control program
18 8,937,754 Image reading apparatus and driving apparatus
19 8,937,740 Printing apparatus, printing apparatus control method, and storage medium
20 8,937,738 Image forming apparatus for setting information about each application can be input without involving an API specific to the application
21 8,937,730 System, image forming apparatus, server, and control method thereof
22 8,937,728 Image processing apparatus, server apparatus, methods for controlling displays of the apparatuses, and storage medium
23 8,937,676 Video processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, video processing method, and storage medium
24 8,937,674 Electronic apparatus equipped with function for notifying acceptance of operation, method of controlling electronic apparatus, and storage medium
25 8,937,672 Solid-state image sensor and camera
26 8,937,669 Image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and program
27 8,937,668 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
28 8,937,662 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
29 8,937,644 Stereoscopic image capture
30 8,937,633 Lighting apparatus, control method therefor and backlight apparatus
31 8,937,626 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method, and recording medium for storing program
32 8,937,587 Temperature estimating apparatus, method for controlling the same, and image display apparatus
33 8,937,471 Discharging circuit and power supply
34 8,936,894 Magenta toner containing compound having AZO skeleton
35 8,936,892 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
36 8,936,407 Printing method and printing apparatus for printing a plurality of images on a sheet using a print head
37 8,936,350 Print head and inkjet printing apparatus
38 8,936,347 Driving apparatus and recording apparatus
39 8,936,341 Inkjet printer and image processor for correcting image data based on color specification values and a target color specification value
40 8,936,338 Apparatus and method for recording
41 8,935,981 High contrast alignment marks through multiple stage imprinting