Patents by Inventor Takashi Yatabe

Takashi Yatabe has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 6877031
    Abstract: An image file is managed by a database of a system of a service provider (center server) on a network. The center server obtains various kinds of information (such as an image ID to specify the image to be transmitted and a destination address) input to the system by a service user who has viewed the disclosed image. Based on this information, the center server reads the specified image file from the database, converts the image file into an attachment document format, generates an image-attached electronic mail message, and transmits the electronic mail message to the specified address.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 1999
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2005
    Assignee: Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Michito Watanabe, Makoto Hara, Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: 6762860
    Abstract: In a network photograph service which provides a digital photograph service on a network, a workload on a user to input a registration ID needed upon viewing an image is reduced. In a registration ID input screen 38, the registration ID and a registration password input to boxes 39 and 40 are stored by relating the two to the user ID of the user who has carried out the input. When the same user recalls the registration ID input screen 38, registration IDs 32 having been stored are displayed as a list. By selecting one of the registration IDs by clicking a display button 41, display of images managed under the registration ID can be requested.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 1999
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2004
    Assignee: Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Michito Watanabe, Makoto Hara, Takashi Yatabe
  • Publication number: 20030115277
    Abstract: Image transmission via electronic mail is carried out more easily and at low cost. An image file managed by a database of a system of a service provider (center server) is disclosed on a network. The center server obtains various kinds of information (such as an image ID to specify the image to be transmitted and a destination address) input to the system by a service user who has viewed the disclosed image. Based on this information, the center server reads the specified image file from the database, converts the image file into an attachment document format, generates an image-attached electronic mail message, and transmits the electronic mail message to the specified address.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 1999
    Publication date: June 19, 2003
    Inventors: MICHITO WATANABE, MAKOTO HARA, TAKASHI YATABE
  • Patent number: 6578072
    Abstract: In a network photograph service which provides digital photographic services on a network, only selected images are shown only to people that a user wishes to show the images, without cost and time upon or after photographing the images. Images registered with a database 16 and the names of albums having been registered (album 1, album 2, and album 3) are shown on a screen of the user's personal computer. The user relates the names of the albums with the images and the correspondence set by the user is stored in the system. When the album name is specified by a user, only the images belonging to the album can be browsed in a unit of an album according to the stored correspondence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 10, 2003
    Assignee: Fuji Photo Film, Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Michito Watanabe, Makoto Hara, Takashi Yatabe
  • Publication number: 20030093493
    Abstract: In a network photograph service which provides digital photographic services on a network, only selected images are shown only to people that a user wishes to show the images, without cost and time upon or after photographing the images. Images registered with a database 16 and the names of albums having been registered (album 1, album 2, and album 3) are shown on a screen of the user's personal computer. The user relates the names of the albums with the images and the correspondence set by the user is stored in the system. When the album name is specified by a user, only the images belonging to the album can be browsed in a unit of an album according to the stored correspondence.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 1998
    Publication date: May 15, 2003
    Inventors: MICHITO WATANABE, MAKOTO HARA, TAKASHI YATABE
  • Patent number: D508712
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D509525
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D511183
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D511351
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D511788
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D512088
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2005
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D518085
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2004
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2006
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D553666
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2005
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2007
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takashi Yatabe, Yukihiko Ida, Shuji Shibuki
  • Patent number: D494991
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2004
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D369825
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 1994
    Date of Patent: May 14, 1996
    Assignee: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Yatabe, Atsushi Shigemura
  • Patent number: D399226
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 1997
    Date of Patent: October 6, 1998
    Assignee: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Yatabe, Yukihiko Ida
  • Patent number: D399516
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 1997
    Date of Patent: October 13, 1998
    Assignee: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D414505
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 1998
    Date of Patent: September 28, 1999
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D424606
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 1999
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2000
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe
  • Patent number: D429757
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 1999
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2000
    Assignee: Casio Keisanki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takashi Yatabe