Canon patents granted on 23 December 2014

43 US patents granted on 23 December 2014 and assigned to Canon

1 RE45,300 Context-adaptive variable length coder with simultaneous storage of incoming data and generation of syntax elements
2 8,918,890 Method of managing software license contracts, system and information processing apparatus therefor, and target software for license contracts
3 8,918,500 Communication apparatus, communication method therefor, program, and storage medium
4 8,918,044 Image heating apparatus and recording material feeding apparatus
5 8,918,043 Image heating apparatus
6 8,918,035 Developing apparatus, developing method and magnetic toner for developing apparatus
7 8,918,020 Image forming apparatus
8 8,918,017 Cartridge and image forming apparatus with elastically deformable shutter member
9 8,918,015 Main cartridge, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
10 8,918,014 Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
11 8,918,011 Unit and image forming apparatus
12 8,918,007 Voltage generating device and image forming apparatus including the same
13 8,918,006 Image processing apparatus having object detection capability and power control and method of controlling the same
14 8,918,003 Fixing device
15 8,918,001 Fixing apparatus
16 8,918,000 Recording material detection apparatus and image forming apparatus
17 8,917,999 Image heating apparatus executing a rubbing operation of a rotatable rubbing member on a rotatable heating member
18 8,917,984 Photoelectric conversion apparatus, focus detection apparatus, and image pickup system
19 8,917,983 Image-pickup apparatus, lens unit, control method of the image-pickup apparatus, control method of the lens unit, and image-pickup system
20 8,917,957 Apparatus for adding data to editing target data and displaying data
21 8,917,942 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
22 8,917,936 Image pickup apparatus and method for controlling the same for associating captured image with stored preceding recognition result
23 8,917,924 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
24 8,917,921 Image processing apparatus and method with control of image transfer priority
25 8,917,776 Rate-distortion control in DVC with no feedback channel
26 8,917,637 Apparatus and methods for conducting full-duplex wireless communication with a communication partner
27 8,917,425 Image processing apparatus for executing halftone processing, image processing system, image processing method, program product, and computer-readable storage medium
28 8,917,419 Image processing apparatus and control method thereof
29 8,917,416 Display control apparatus, display control method, and program
30 8,917,405 Information processing for generating graphics data processible by a printer
31 8,917,305 Light scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus including light scanning apparatus
32 8,917,245 Information processing apparatus and control method thereof
33 8,917,232 Display apparatus and control method thereof
34 8,916,864 Heterocyclic compound and organic light-emitting device using the same
35 8,916,856 Display apparatus
36 8,916,844 Container apparatus
37 8,916,840 Lithography apparatus, and article manufacturing method
38 8,916,775 Shielded cable
39 8,916,619 Method of producing porous polymer film and porous polymer film produced by the method
40 8,916,319 Toner
41 8,916,318 Black toner containing compound having azo skeleton
42 8,915,579 Inkjet printing device and method for replacing a print head
43 8,915,479 Anti-vibration apparatus