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12/25/14 / #20140380154

Color content in document rendering for colorblind users

. . Methods and devices receive color settings into a computerized device. The color settings can identify at least one first color that is indistinguishable from at least one second color by a user. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140380152

Display control apparatus and recording medium

A display control apparatus includes: a display control unit that displays a first page to which an object is affixed at a designated position and a second page as arranged side by side on a display; a detecting unit that detects overlap between the object and the second page when the first page and the second page are arranged side by side; and a processing unit that performs a process for preventing a reduction in visual recognizability of the second page displayed on the display due to the overlap in the case where the overlap is detected by the detecting unit.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140379781

Information processing system, client apparatus, server apparatus, and non-transitory computer readable medium

An information processing system includes a server apparatus and a client apparatus. The server apparatus includes the following components. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140379611

Retirement planning system

A retirement planning system uses employee age and salary information from an employer's employee information system, along with other information such as funds from other sources, to determine a target retirement account value for the employee, along with a periodic contribution amount that is expected to yield the target retirement account value upon retirement. The system may allocate an additional amount to serve as a shock absorber fund. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140379438

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer-readable medium

An information processing apparatus includes a reference data acquisition unit acquiring reference data representing a reference work time for each of work processes, an area data acquisition unit acquiring area data representing an area on a medium having entry fields, each of which corresponds to one of the work processes and one of which is provided for the area, an entry data acquisition unit acquiring entry data representing stroke coordinates information representing a stroke made on the medium by a user, and a time when the writing was performed, a specifying unit specifying the entry field in which the user performed writing and the time when the writing was performed, a calculation unit calculating a work time required for each of the work processes, and an evaluation unit, for each of the work processes, comparing the reference work time with the work time and evaluating the work.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140378842

Video acquisition system and method for monitoring a subject for a desired physiological function

What is disclosed is a video system and method that accounts for differences in imaging characteristics of differing video systems used to acquire video of respective regions of interest of a subject being monitored for a desired physiological function. In one embodiment, video is captured using n video imaging devices, where n≧2, of respective regions of interest of a subject being monitored for a desired physiological function (i.e., a respiratory or cardiac function). ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140377457

Method of forming metal nanoparticle dispersion and dispersion formed thereby

A metal nanoparticle dispersion is made by mixing ingredients. The ingredients comprise a solvent; a plurality of metal nanoparticles, the metal nanoparticles comprising an oxide formed thereon; and a reducing agent. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140377454

Method of improving sheet resistivity of printed conductive inks

A method of forming a printed pattern on a substrate includes printing a pattern onto the substrate with a conductive ink including a conductive material, a thermoplastic binder and a solvent, curing the printed pattern, and fusing the printed pattern by feeding the printed pattern through a fusing system operated at a temperature of about 20° c. To about 130° c. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376967

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a charging unit, an electrostatic latent image forming unit, a developing unit that contains a liquid developer containing a toner and a carrier solution and that develops an electrostatic latent image with the liquid developer to form a toner image on the surface of the image carrier, a transfer unit that transfers the toner image onto a recording medium, and a fixing unit that includes at least one pair of first and second rotating members that form a nip between the first and second rotating members. The following condition (a) is satisfied: the amount of the carrier solution on the surface of the toner image is about 0.7 g/m2 or less during passing of the recording medium through the nip of the most-downstream pair of the at least one rotating-member pair in the leading direction of the recording medium.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376965

Angled alignment method for liquid materials applicator in better contact with p/r or bcr to minimize torque during cycling

An image forming apparatus includes an electrophotographic photoconductive member and a delivery unit. The delivery unit is disposed in contact with a surface of the photoconductive member to apply a layer of functional materials to the surface of the photoconductive member, wherein a cylindrical axis of the delivery unit is angled with respect to a cylindrical axis of the photoconductive member to increase uniformity of the functional materials layer. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376964

Imaging device components comprised of hydrophobic carbon nanotubes

An electrophotographic imaging device includes a charging device, a cleaning device, and a fuser member that each include hydrophobic carbon nanotubes. The use of hydrophobic carbon nanotubes can increases the charging device's, the cleaning device's, and the fuser member's durability, conductivity, and contaminants deposition.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376937

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes image carriers that carry toner images; an intermediate transfer body that is brought into contact with the image carriers to carry the images before transferring them to a recording material; first transfer devices that include first transfer members and form first-transfer electric fields for transferring the images on the image carriers to the intermediate transfer body; a second transfer device that includes a second transfer member and forms a second-transfer electric field for transferring the images transferred to the intermediate transfer body to the recording material; and an adjusting device that adjusts an electric field to be formed in a second transfer area to a cleaning electric field, which is of the same polarity as and a lower intensity than the second-transfer electric field, when the images on the intermediate transfer body passes through the second transfer area without a recording material passing therethrough.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376804

Label-embedding view of attribute-based recognition

In image classification, each class of a set of classes is embedded in an attribute space where each dimension of the attribute space corresponds to a class attribute. The embedding generates a class attribute vector for each class of the set of classes. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376788

Compensating for motion induced artifacts in a physiological signal extracted from a single video

What is disclosed is a system for compensating for motion induced artifacts in a physiological signal obtained from multiple videos of a first and second region of interest a subject being monitored for a desired physiological function. At least one of the videos being of the first region and at least one of the videos being of the second region. What is disclosed is a system and method for compensating for motion induce artifacts in a physiological signal obtained from a video. In one embodiment, a video of a first and second region of interest of a subject being monitored for a desired physiological function is captured by a video device. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376769

Method for detecting large size and passenger vehicles from fixed cameras

A method for detecting parking occupancy includes receiving video data from a sequence of frames taken from an associated image capture device monitoring a parking area. The method includes determining at least one candidate region in the parking area. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376059

Multifunction apparatus and reading device

A multifunction apparatus includes a transporting unit that transports the document, a reading unit that irradiates the document passing through a reading position with light and reads reflected light so as to generate image information representing an edge of the document and an image of the document, an inclination amount calculating unit that calculates an inclination amount of the document on the basis of the image information; a first inclination correcting unit that corrects an inclination of the image represented by the image information, on the basis of the inclination amount of the document, so as to generate new image information representing the image whose inclination is corrected, and a controller that prevents, in a transmission mode for transmitting image information, the first inclination correcting unit from performing an image inclination correction operation, and transmits a facsimile signal on the basis of the image information generated by the reading unit.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376038

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and non-transitory computer readable medium

An information processing apparatus includes an identifier generation unit that generates an identifier unique to a combination of, at least, destination information of a destination of printed matter and content information related to part of content to be printed on the printed matter, an address generation unit that generates an address including the identifier generated by the identifier generation unit, a print information generation unit that generates print information that is to be printed on the printed matter and includes the destination information, the content information, and the address generated by the address generation unit, and a recording unit that in an associated form records the destination information, the content information, the identifier, and process result information related to the print information that is processed subsequent to printing of the printed matter.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376036

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a level selecting unit, an image quality adjusting unit, and an image forming unit. The level selecting unit selects one of a plurality of levels each distributed to one of a plurality of adjustment items affecting an image quality determining factor that determines image quality. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375804

Method for available parking distance estimation via vehicle side detection

A computer-implemented method, system, and computer-readable medium is disclosed for determining an estimated available parking distance for a vehicle via vehicle side detection in one or more image frames from an operational video. The operational video can be acquired from a fixed parking occupancy video camera and can include a field of view associated with a parking region. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375672

Image processing apparatus, image adjustment system, image processing method, and recording medium

An image processing apparatus includes a type acquiring unit that acquires type information indicating a type of a display apparatus, an image selecting unit that selects a first colorimetric image for performing color conversion on the display apparatus, on the basis of the type information acquired by the type acquiring unit, an image information transmitting unit that transmits information on the first colorimetric image selected by the image selecting unit to the display apparatus, a color information acquiring unit that acquires color information of an image which is displayed on the display apparatus on the basis of the information on the first colorimetric image transmitted by the image information transmitting unit, and a conversion relationship creating unit that creates a conversion relationship for the color of an image to be displayed on the display apparatus, on the basis of the color information acquired by the color information acquiring unit.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375046

Customizable print labels

A customizable print label used for various identification purposes and methods for making the same. In particular, the disclosed labels are printed with inks to provide specific images or markings, such as for example, letters and/or numbers, which can be removed or otherwise altered to customize the label to a user's preference.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140374672

Conductive metal inks with polyvinylbutyral binder

A conductive ink includes a conductive material, a thermoplastic polyvinylbutyral terpolymer binder and a glycol ether solvent. The conductive material may be a conductive material is a conductive particulate having an average size of from about 0.5 to about 10 microns and as aspect ratio of at least about 3 to 1, such as a silver flake.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140374671

Conductive metal inks with polyvinylbutyral and polyvinylpyrrolidone binder

A conductive ink includes a conductive material, a thermoplastic binder including a polyvinylbutyral terpolymer and a polyvinylpyrrolidone, and a solvent. The conductive material may be a conductive material is a conductive particulate having an average size of from about 0.5 to about 10 microns and as aspect ratio of at least about 3 to 1, such as a silver flake.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140374670

Safe method for manufacturing silver nanoparticle inks

In an embodiment, there is a method of preparing a conductive ink formulation. The method can include dissolving a stabilizer in a first solvent, adding a reducing agent to the first solvent, adding a metal salt to the first solvent and forming a slurry by precipitating stabilized metal nanoparticles in the first solvent. ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140374667

Terpene polycarbonate intermediate transfer members

An intermediate transfer member that includes a terpene polycarbonate, an optional polysiloxane, and an optional conductive filler component.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140373781

Method and apparatus for combining one or more of tamping a stack of substrates, laterally offsetting a substrate, and actuating other mechanisms useful in printing in an image forming device

An approach is provided to cause an operation comprising one or more of a substrate tamping process, a substrate offset process, and a mechanism actuation process. The approach involves determining an instruction to cause the operation. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372875

Information processing apparatus and non-transitory computer readable medium

It is a non-transitory computer readable medium storing a program causing a computer to execute a process for information processing, the process including: calculating a feature amount of each of document contents to which common attribute information is added; and generating distribution map information by plotting each of document contents in a feature amount space on the basis of the calculated feature amount.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372575

Information processing apparatus and recording medium

An information processing apparatus includes plural network interfaces, a specifying unit, a setting unit, and an assigning unit. The plural network interfaces include a first network interface for connection of the apparatus to a network, and a second network interface for direct wireless connection of another device to the apparatus. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372339

Methods and systems for optimizing profitability of a print production environment

A method of determining a maximum profit for a print production environment may include receiving, by a computing device, a flow model associated with a print production environment, applying, by the computing device, a modified jackson network analysis to the flow model to generate one more characteristic curves that each characterize a relationship between profit of the print production environment and job inflow rate and that each show a maximum profit value for the print production environment, and presenting, by the computing device, one or more of the generated characteristic curves to a user.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372163

Methods and systems for adjusting compensation for tasks

Method and system for dynamically adjusting compensation for one or more tasks are disclosed. The method includes estimating the compensation for each task in a batch of tasks based on at least one of a minimum wage for a task in the batch of tasks, one or more attributes associated with the worker, a number and type of tasks in the batch of tasks, or a target level of service. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372155

System and method for parking reservation and finding parking space suitable for user's vehicle size

In implementation, a computer-implemented method, a system, and a non-transitory computer readable medium for managing parking space availability in a parking zone is disclosed. The computer-implemented method includes obtaining a request for a parking reservation for a parking space in a parking zone for a vehicle from a client device, wherein the client device is associated with a user, a vehicle, or both the user and the vehicle; determining that a parking space is available in the parking zone for the vehicle; and providing the parking reservation to the client device.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372102

Combining temporal processing and textual entailment to detect temporally anchored events

A method for extraction of events includes performing linguistic processing on a collection of text documents to identify predicates and respective arguments of the predicates and performing temporal processing on the collection of documents to normalize referential dates. A query is received which includes a topic and date information which defines a date range. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371419

Carmine colorants

The present disclosure provides a modified carmine which can comprise polymers, such as, polyesters, or conjugating molecules, such as, polycarboxylic acids.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370480

Storage medium, apparatus, and method for information processing

A non-transitory computer readable medium storing a program causing a computer to execute a process for information processing includes evaluating plural learning models; displaying an evaluation result of the evaluation; selecting a first learning model from the displayed plural learning models; estimating attribute information to be applied to document information, in accordance with the first learning model; and executing learning by using at least one of the plural learning models while the document information with the estimated attribute information applied serves as an input.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370438

Improved process for preparing polyester emulsions

A phase inversion emulsification process includes dissolving a polyester resin in a mixture comprising (1) an organic solvent, (2) a first portion of a total amount of neutralizing agent, and (3) a first portion of water, neutralizing the dissolved polyester resin with a second portion of neutralizing agent, the second portion of neutralizing agent including the remaining amount of the total amount neutralizing agent, forming an emulsion by adding a second portion of water after the neutralizing step, and removing a portion of the organic solvent from the emulsion to provide a latex.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370437

Production of latex using a wipe film evaporator

A process is disclosed for making a resin emulsion suitable for use in forming toner particles including using a wiped film evaporator for removing residual solvents.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370435

Carrier resins with improved rh sensitivity

The instant disclosure describes methacrylate coated carrier resins with aromatic substituent groups with optionally carbon atoms replaced by heteroatoms such as s, n, and o for charge control and improved rh sensitivity.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370434

Phase inversion emulsification reclamation process

A method for reclaiming an out-of-spec emulsion material includes recovering the out-of-spec emulsion material from a scrap manufacturing batch; distilling the out-of-spec emulsion material to raise a solids content of the out-of-spec emulsion material to about 45 wt % or more based on a total weight of the emulsion material; dissolving the distilled emulsion material in a solvent to form a first mixture; adding a base to the first mixture to neutralize acid groups present in the distilled emulsion material, forming a second mixture; emulsifying the second mixture by adding water to the second mixture; and forming particles having an average particle diameter (d50v) within a target range, wherein the out-of-spec emulsion material has an average particle diameter falling outside of the target range.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370432

Carrier resins with improved rh sensitivity

The instant disclosure describes acrylate-coated carrier resins exhibiting both high charge and improved rh sensitivity, carrier compositions comprising the acrylate coated carriers and developers comprising the carrier resins.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370430

Low cost, low melt emulsion aggregation high gloss toners with low melt waxes

A toner particle includes a core containing a styrene-based resin; a low melting point wax; optionally an additive package; and optionally a colorant, wherein the low melting point wax has a melting point of less than about 80° c. A method of making a toner particle includes forming a slimy by mixing together an emulsion containing a resin, a low melting point wax, optionally a colorant, optionally a surfactant, optionally a coagulant, and one or more additional optional additives; and heating the slurry to form aggregated particles in the slurry, wherein the aggregated particles form a core of the toner particles; and the low melting point wax has a melting point of less than about 80° c.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370429

Negative charge carrier resins with rh sensitivity

The instant disclosure describes methacrylate coated carrier resins with hydrophobic substituents for charge control and improved rh sensitivity.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370428

Neutralizing agents for resin emulsions

Incorporation of organic amines as neutralization agents in based phase inversion emulsification (pie) processes to provide emulsification of high molecular amorphous and high molecular branch amorphous polyester resins, which are traditionally difficult to emulsify. The organic amines facilitate emulsification of these resins to achieve desired particle size with a narrow size distribution.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370427

Electrostatic charge image developing toner, toner container, and image forming apparatus

An electrostatic charge image developing toner includes toner particles and silica particles, wherein the silica particles have an average equivalent circle diameter of from 70 nm to 400 nm, an average circularity of from 0.5 to 0.9, and a pore volume of from 0.05 cm3/g to 2.5 cm3/g.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370426

Non-magnetic single-component toner, electrostatic charge image developer, and process cartridge

A non-magnetic single-component toner includes a toner base particle that contains at least a binder resin and a colorant, and an external additive, wherein the external additive includes an organic particle and an inorganic particle, the binder resin contains at least an amorphous polyester resin and a crystalline polyester resin, an endothermic peak of the crystalline polyester resin obtained by differential scanning calorimetry is from 50° c. To 100° c., the organic particle contains at least one kind selected from a group consisting of higher fatty acid, higher alcohol, fatty acid ester, and fatty acid amide, and the inorganic particle is treated with silicone oil.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140370194

Method of increasing ink crystallization

The present embodiments relate to methods of increasing ink crystallization.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140369723

Image-forming apparatus

An image-forming apparatus includes an image unit that forms an image using at least one of a white toner and a color toner having a lower storage modulus than the white toner and a fixing unit that fixes the image to a medium with heat. A time p calculated by subtracting a fixing time for which an image of the color toner alone is fixed to normal paper used as the medium from a fixing time for which an overlaid image of the white toner and the color toner is fixed to color paper used as the medium is more than 0 ms and less than 30 ms.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140369712

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a cooling device and a drawer. The cooling device includes two medium cooling members facing each other with a medium transport path therebetween, and a movable body moving the cooling members between a first position where they face each other and a second position where they are disposed away from each other. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368886

Black trapping methods, apparatus and systems for binary images

Provided are black trapping methods, apparatus and systems for binary images. According to one exemplary method, black trapping color image data is performed by incorporating a set of trapping condition logical operations. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368866

Printing system and print job state indication method

A printing system includes a first unit, a second unit, a third unit, and a display. The first unit stores start and end time of a printed job. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368864

Image forming system, image forming apparatus, and computer readable medium

An image forming system includes a transmitter apparatus that transmits, to a predetermined storage location of multiple storage locations, identification information identifying a user and image data associated with the identification information, and multiple image forming apparatuses. Each of the image forming apparatuses includes a first storage unit that stores storage information indicating the storage locations, a storage location that is included in the storage locations and stores the identification information and the image data associated with the identification information, a retrieval unit that accesses the storage locations, indicated by the storage information stored on the first storage unit, when the identification information is inputted by the user, and retrieves the image data from the storage location, and an image forming unit that forms an image corresponding to the image data retrieved by the retrieval unit.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368850

Image processing apparatus and non-transitory computer readable medium

An image processing apparatus includes a memory and a display controller. The memory memorizes pieces of processing information. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368849

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer readable medium

An information processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit that obtains processed data which is processed in response to a request received from a user, a determining unit that determines a mode for providing the processed data, on the basis of priority levels which are assigned in advance to plural modes for providing data by the user or a user to whom the processed data is to be provided, and on the basis of availability of each of the plural modes, and a providing unit that provides the processed data in the mode determined by the determining unit.. . ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368652

Methods and systems for efficiently monitoring parking occupancy

A system and method for determining parking occupancy and maintaining a database of parking occupancy data by receiving video data for a parking area from multiple video cameras, determining parking occupancy data for the parking area using the video data for the parking area, generating textual data corresponding to the parking occupancy data for the parking area, and transmitting the textual data corresponding to the parking occupancy data for the parking area to a central server. The central server can receive textual data from multiple devices and maintain and update a database of parking occupancy data based on the textual data received.. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368639

Handheld cellular apparatus for volume estimation

What is disclosed is a wireless cellular device capable of determining a volume of an object in an image captured by a camera of that apparatus. In one embodiment, the present wireless cellular device comprises an illuminator for projecting a pattern of structured light with known spatial characteristics, and a camera for capturing images of an object for which a volume is to be estimated. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368588

Phase change ink containing polyester for improved image robustness

A phase change ink composition including an amorphous compound; a crystalline compound; a polyester polymer, wherein the polyester has a molecular weight of from about 500 to about 8,000 and a polydispersity index of from about 1.0 to about 8.0; an optional synergist; an optional dispersant; and a colorant. A process including (1) incorporating into an ink jet printing apparatus the phase change ink composition; (2) melting the ink; and (3) causing droplets of the melted ink to be ejected in an imagewise pattern onto a substrate. ... Xerox Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368564

Ink stick identification system

A solid ink stick identification system enables accurate and efficient identification of solid ink sticks in a solid ink imaging device. The solid ink identification system includes an actuator configured to move one of an optical source and an optical sensor between a plurality of predetermined positions. ... Xerox Corporation








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