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Continuous fluid jet ejector with anisotropically etched fluid chambers
A fluid ejection device, a method of cleaning the device, and a method of operating the device are provided. The device includes a substrate having a first...
Data storage device mounting arrangement for printing device
The present invention provides a pedestal that protrudes from a fluid reservoir device that retains fluid for a fluid-ejection printing device. A data storage...
sheet transport apparatus and method for transporting a sheet in a
A sheet transport method and apparatus are provided for improving the handling of sheets control in printing systems. This automatic sheet transport system and...
Device for placing sheets for a printer
At least two coaxially rotatable sheet conveyors, operating together with one another, are provided, of which the first sheet conveyor, with a jacket surface...
Method and apparatus for forming a bale having substantially flat upper
and lower surfaces
An apparatus and method are described for forming a bale having substantially flat upper and lower surfaces. Also described is a bale having substantially flat...
Event-based digital content record organization
Various embodiments of the present invention pertain to the organizing of digital content by events, so that retrieval of such digital content in a manner...
Camera using multiple lenses and image sensors operable in a default
An electronic camera includes first and second imaging stages for capturing separate images of a scene, one of the stages being designated as a default imaging...
Method for controlling the amount of compressed data
A method is disclosed for controlling the amount of compressed data. One or more viewing condition parameters are specified, and a quantizer step size for each...
PMOS pixel structure with low cross talk for active pixel image sensors
An image sensor with an image area having a plurality of pixels with each pixel having a photodetector and a substrate of a first conductivity type and a first...
Donor cartridge for thermal printer
A cartridge is provided with a supply housing having at least one exterior surface defining a supply area adapted to receive a donor ribbon of predetermined...
Method and system for selling goods and/or services over a communication
network between multiple users
A method and system for selling goods and/or services over a communication network. The system provides an compilation of digital images that visually represent...
Image metadata attachment
An accessory is provided for use with an image capture device is provided. The accessory has a trigger button and an image capture system adapted to capture an...
Method of providing photofinishing services
A method of providing photofinishing services, includes the steps of: supplying a memory device for a digital camera and a commitment by a service provider to...
Methods and systems for managing bragbook images
A device, system, method and software product for storing, maintaining, sharing and displaying of digital images in a common designated collection on at least...
Process for the simultaneous co-production of
2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutane-1,3-diol and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol
The present disclosure pertains to processes for the simultaneous co-production of 2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutane-1,3-diol and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol by...
Aromatic-acrylate tackifier resins
A tackifier resin is provided comprising monomer units from at least one aromatic monomer and at least one acrylate monomer; wherein the tackifier resin has a...
Radiation-sensitive compositions and elements with solvent resistant
A radiation-sensitive composition can be used to prepare positive-working imageable elements having improved solvent resistance and is useful for making...
Active context-based concept fusion
A context-based concept fusion method detects a first concept in an image record. The method includes automatically determining at least one other concept in the...
Method and apparatus for printing using a tandem electrostatographic
A tandem color electrostatographic printer apparatus has five or more color printing stations or modules for applying respective color separation toner images to...
Detecting compositing in a previously compressed image
In a method and system for detecting digital image compositing, a first artifact is detected in an uncompressed digital image. The first artifact is...
Polyester process using a pipe reactor
The invention is directed to polyester processes that utilizes a pipe reactor in the esterification, polycondensation, or both esterification and...
Glossy inkjet recording element on absorbent paper and capable of
absorbing high ink flux
An inkjet recording element comprising an absorbent support, a porous base layer nearest the support, a porous ink-receiving intermediate layer above the base...
Inkjet recording element and method
An inkjet recording element having a support having thereon in sequence (a) a transparent, non-porous layer that can be swelled by water less than 0.67 of its...
Overcoat composition for image recording materials
The invention relates to an overcoat composition for an imaged image-recording element, the overcoat composition comprising an aqueous carrier, an optional...
Reactor with optimized internal tray design
A system for processing large quantities of a reaction medium while maintaining the reaction medium in sheets. The system includes a reactor having a plurality...
Plate cutting and imaging with same device
A method for cutting flexographic plates (10) while plate imaging process is performed is described. The method includes mounting a flexographic plate (10) on an...
Method of permitting group access to electronically stored images and
transaction card used in the method
A method of storing and viewing a collection of digital images includes the steps of: providing a plurality of users with a unique user ID associated with a URL...
Method and apparatus for digital processing of images
A method and apparatus for processing defects in a digital image include defining a defect map, having defect and non-defect entries, as a defect bounded by an...
Tonescales for geographically localized digital rendition of people
In a method and system for processing a photographic image having lightness values, L*, representing one of the colorimetric values of an original scene, the...
Multilevel print masking method
A method of computing swath data in response to a digital image having a plurality of rows and columns of pixels, each pixel having a multitone code value, the...
Integrated display and capture apparatus
An integrated imaging apparatus for displaying images while capturing images of a scene, including an electronic display having an array of display pixels which...
Simplified isophthalic acid process for modifying PET
Disclosed are modified PET polymer compositions and process for making modified PET polymer compositions by reacting purified terephthalic acid and...
Finding images with multiple people or objects
A method of searching through a collection of images, includes providing a list of individuals of interest and features associated with such individuals;...
Modified Neugebauer model for halftone imaging systems
A technique for profiling a color printing device employs a modified Neugebauer color mixing model. The modeling technique makes use of a variable dot gain value...
Color correction techniques for correcting color profiles or a
device-independent color space
According to an embodiment of the present invention, selective tristimulus corrections to device-independent coordinates are applied using a piecewise linear...
Non-precipitating alkali/alkaline earth metal and aluminum solutions made
with polyhydroxyl ether solvents
A stable catalyst solution suitable for catalyzing the polycondensation of reactants to make polyester polymers comprising: (i) M, wherein M is represented by...
Multiple feeds of catalyst metals to a polyester production process
Processes for feeding catalyst systems to a melt phase process for the manufacture of polyester polymers, and more particularly, to split catalyst solution feeds...
Method and system for wide format toning
A printer or other powder deposition device may include multiple toning stations, and the toning stations may be positioned in various configurations within the...
Imaging method and system for determining camera operating parameter
Methods are provided for determining an operating parameter for an image system. Evaluation images are obtained during composition of an archival image and the...
CMOS image sensor pixel with selectable binning and conversion gain
An image sensor includes a plurality of pixels, at least two pixels each having a photodetector; a charge-to-voltage conversion region; an input to an amplifier;...
Auto white balance apparatus and white balance adjusting method
To provide an auto white balance apparatus and a white balance adjusting method capable of performing more stable white balance adjustment. For every block, a...
Method and apparatus for characterizing and correcting for hue shifts in
A method for correcting for hue shifts includes parameterizing the conversion of long-medium-short (LMS) spectral sensitivities of the human eye to a human...
Thermoplastic articles comprising cyclobutanediol having a decorative
material embedded therein
This invention relates to thermoplastic article having one or more decorative materials embedded therein which is obtained by applying heat and pressure to one...
Printer dock with two position tray
A printer dock for use with a digital data terminal, has a housing having a paper inlet portal, a first tray receiver, and a second tray receiver. The first tray...
Method of distributing multimedia data to equipment provided with an image
A method of distributing multimedia data from a central distribution station to local equipment including: linking one image characteristic (32, 34, 36, 38, 40,...
Digital camera and exposure condition determining method
To provide a digital camera capable of causing a focus sensor to detect a focus while outputting to an image sensor image data for providing appropriate exposure...
Lens array assisted focus detection
A focus detection device includes an image sensor and a plurality of lenslets. Each of the plurality of lenslets has a distinct conjugate length and is...
Print job cost estimate method and system
Automatically determining the cost of a printed job on a digital printing press before the job is run. A job control component in the digital front end of the...
Automatically transmitting images from an electronic camera to a service
provider using a network configuration...
A network configuration file is generated at a host computer and downloaded to a digital camera. This file contains instruction information for communicating...
Organic charge transporting polymers including charge transport moieties
and silane groups, and silsesquioxane...
Disclosed are polymers which include tertiary aryl amine moieties that can function as hole transport agents and which also have reactive silane groups thereon...