Printers / Scanners
Less than a week ago, HP shocked all of us by announcing that there would be no more webOS devices. That announcement ushered in the death of the HP TouchPad and the Pre 3 almost immediately. This led many of us to believe that HP was going back on its word of delivering webOS to other devices such as Windows PCs and printers. Despite the cloudy future of webOS, HP is still saying it will use webOS in the future.
Although still in its premature stages, scientists have developed a way to essentially print skin. Inspired by everyday ink-jet printing technology, scientists have discovered a way to help burn victims and soldiers replace damaged skin. The first skin-substitution technique involves a portable printer that can scan an injury, extract cells from the victim and print more »
We have a bit of good news for anyone that may have been waiting for the Android tablet equipped HP Photosmart C510 printer — it is now available for purchase. As expected, the C510 is an all-in-one style printer that can print, copy, scan and even fax without a phone line. Not to mention the more »
With everything in order from an investor standpoint, the acquisition of Palm by HP has completed with a transaction price of $1.2 billion. The announcement of HP acquiring Palm first occurred a couple of months ago and that is when speculation of what the two companies could create started. The future of HP and Palm more »
It looks like Pogoplug has been busy lately, it was just last week when they announced the updated Android app and today they have returned with some good news for those looking to print from mobile devices. “Pogoplug, the popular multimedia sharing device, today announced a major upgrade with the launch of Pogoplug “web printing.” more »
Hewlett-Packard has teamed up with Yahoo in a pilot program to bring advertising to it’s new lineup of Web-Connected Printers. Coming to its new lineup of printers is a new software called, “Scheduled delivery” or what I like to call, “The paperboy of the digital world.” The software will allow the user to regularly schedule more »
I think HP might have finally given you a reason to purchase ink instead of a new printer each time. New HP printers are going to be optimized for the internet. No matter where you are, if you have an internet connection, you will be able to print from your printer. It does this through more »
When HP won the 5 company bidding war for the rights to Palm, just about every tech blog predicted HP tablets with webOS. Well today, these tech blogs have their answer from the Twitter account @HPNews. In the tweet, “Hurd” (as in HP’s CEO Mark Hurd), announced that webOS will not be limited to phones, more »
Last night, we got some hands on with the Plastic Logic Que. The device is impossibly thin, the size of a sheet of paper and has 3G, Bluetooth and WiFi radios. The device is designed for executives and could make big inroads in the business world. The device features a plastic un-shatterable screen that is more »
Canon, not to be outdone by itself in announcing the VIXIA HF S11, is also announcing a number of new digital cameras and printers. The line-up includes six new digital cameras, including a new flagship PowerShot G-series, and four new printers, including two All-In-Ones with built-in Wi-Fi. It’s a barrage of products that can make it a bit hard to digest at first, with every product coming to market within the next two months.