Articles about printer

Canon PIXMA iP110 Wireless Mobile Printer Announced
Canon recently introduced a slew of new PowerShot cameras, but they are also knee deep in a different segment of the imaging business – one that involves printers, of course. Here is an interesting device from them that is known as the Canon PIXMA iP110 Wireless Mobile Printer, and we do wonder whether this particular printer will also be able to be hacked to run a game of Doom on […]

Doom Runs On Hacked Canon Pixma Printer
We have seen the game of Doom running on an ATM machine before, and this particular project is certainly no mean feat either. In fact, a hack that was started by security researcher Michael Jordon allowed the classic FPS title Doom to run on the screen of a wireless Canon Pixma printer, now how about that?

Samsung Announces First Android-Powered Printer In The World
Samsung has its fair share of Android-powered device released in the past, and they do not intend to stop anytime soon with the recent announcements of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Well, how about an Android-powered printer? Now this is definitely something new and is worth checking out, where Samsung has prepared not one, two, nor three, but ten (yes, count them, ten!) Android-based multi-function printer (MFP) models that will […]

Fuji Xerox Printed Delivers Documents Right To Your Desk
I am quite sure that for many of us who happen to work in a traditional office setup can so identify with the following – our computers are connected to a network printer, so each time that we hit the Print button on our respective computers, we will have to wait for a while (if the printer has decent speed) and then walk over to the printer in order to […]


Printer Prints With Water Instead Of Ink
Even offices these days would want to take the green route, as that is the right thing to do considering the rather limited resources that our world offers. Hence, the whole idea of recycling paper has been mooted for years now, and the office is one place where recycling paper makes plenty of sense. Despite the world taking on a more digital stance, paper copies of documents happen to be […]

Canon PIXMA All-In-One Printer Range Updated
When it comes to printers, there are just some names out there that you can fall back upon, and Canon is one of those names. In fact, the company has just introduced a couple of printers today that are known as the PIXMA MG3520 Wireless Photo and the PIXMA MG2420 All-In-One (AIO) printers, where both of them will deliver excellent image quality for your eyes to enjoy, including crisp and […]

Cafe In Taiwan Prints Your Photos On Your Coffee
We’ve seen some pretty fancy coffee art in the past, ranging to creative designs, to even 3D ones which are achieved through clever milk froth manipulation. However while they are all pretty cool to look at, for those who are a little narcissistic and wouldn’t mind seeing their faces being used as coffee art, a small coffee kiosk in Taiwan might have figured out a way to do that. Dubbed […]

ProDesk3D Printer Churns Out Art In Full Color
The ProDesk3D printer goes a step further than regular 3D printers as it does full color printouts.

Print Your Own Kidney
Sometime earlier in the month, we talked about scientists having met with success when it came to manufacturing a kidney in the confines of a laboratory. Well, some of us are aware that when it comes to organ transplants, finding a match is hard enough, what more, getting enough donors. In fact, over 60,000 folks in the US are on the waiting list for organ transplants, and here we are […]

Hacked inkjet printers create ”hand-drawn” works of art
Are you pretty good with your hands that you like to tinker with older machines to create something different and new out of it? This particular group of design students share such an interest, where they took apart old inkjet printers, replacing the ink cartridge with different colored felt pens. This creative force comprises of Jaan Evart, Julian Hagen and Daniël Maarleveld who are students at Gerrit Rietveld Academie in […]

Wireless Smartphone Photo Printer prints without wires or ink
Given that our smartphones and tablets have the ability to take photos and edit them on the go, wouldn’t it be nice if we had a printer to print on the go too without all the wires and ink? Well if you’re in the market for such a device, Hammacher Schlemmer has a product for you in the form of the Wireless Smartphone Photo Printer. As its name suggests, this […]

Retractable Printer adjusts its size to your needs
Printers are usually a must-have at offices. You never know when you may have to snatch a few quick prints of that important document that needs to be in hard copy. In fact, printers have also find a space at homes where they are utilized for a whole host of things, from printing written assignments to doing that from-home job at the last minute.However, the size of the printers can […]

Brother MFC-J4510DW Business Smart Series color inkjet all-in-one printer
He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother, or so the desktop computer says when communicating with the Brother-branded printer. Most of us would have laser printers at the office and perhaps even at home, but for those of us who cannot really afford a laser printer as well as the toner cartridges, a more affordable solution would be an inkjet, albeit at the expense of print quality. The Brother MFC-J4510DW Business […]

100,000 dpi full color images possible thanks to nanotechnology
What you see above is the first in a series of full color images in 100,000 dpi glory, and just before you scratch your head wondering where can you purchase a printer that is capable of doing so, you ought to know that this is made possible only with the help of nanotechnology. The 100,000 dpi full color images was made possible thanks to researchers over at A*STAR’s Institute of […]

PopFab is a 3D printer in a briefcase
3D printing has certainly come a long way since its inception some years back, and MIT’s Ilan Moyer and Nadya Peek have brought the idea of 3D printing to the portable realm with the creation of PopFab – a briefcase-sized 3D printer, which also doubles up as a CNC milling machine, vinyl cutter, and programmable drawing tool. Specially designed to cater for a more freelance and nomadic lifestyle, PopFab will […]

Clog-free ink jet printer inspired by human eye
Science has always been inspired by nature, just take a look at how flight was invented after meticulous studies on a bird’s wing structure and what not. Well, ink jet printers can be said to be the most popular kind of printers in the world compared to the more expensive laser brethren, but one problem that has plagued ink jet printers since time immemorial would be clogged printer nozzles that […]

Manual 3D Sandcastle Printer
So, those of us living in tropical countries or who reside in the northern hemisphere and are about to experience summer, a trip to the nearest beach (or one that is far away will also do) is certainly worth looking into – especially building memories with your little ones are one of the best ways to a positive memorable childhood, instead of just being an absentee parent who showers gifts […]

3D printer does faux blood vessels
We have seen some pretty cool pairs of 3D printed shoes just earlier this morning, and here we are with more news on what a 3D printer is capable of – researchers who hail from the University of Pennsylvania and MIT have managed to achieve the triumph of printing 3D filament networks which might serve the role of blood vessels sometime down the road. This is made possible thanks to […]

Circle concept printer does not even look like one
Ah, the printer – this is one peripheral that has not exactly seen a design revolution as compared to the rest of the computer. Notebooks have evolved to netbooks in the past as part of the branch, and now we are moving towards the Ultrabook category which is extremely thin to rival that of the MacBook Air. As for printers? Most of us own inkjet printers, while some others prefer […]

Star Micronics SM-T300 mobile printer for smartphones
While we all know that a smartphone has plenty of processing firepower to put desktop computers from 15 or more years ago to shame, there is also the question of expanding the functionality of your smartphone. What happens when you want to print out a particular page, recipe, document or email from the handset’s internal memory? This is where the Star Micronics SM-T300 mobile printer comes in handy, where it […]