Scanners archive

  • New Fujitsu tech turns paper into touchscreen
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    New Fujitsu tech turns paper into touchscreen

    By 16 April 2013

    Fujitsu Laboratories has developed a technology that can overlay an interactive touchscreen over real-world objects, such as paper. The Fingerlink Interaction System reads finger motions and using webcam, projection and computer hardware and allows you...

  • The LG Scanner Mouse lets you scan from your desk
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    The LG Scanner Mouse lets you scan from your desk

    By 2 September 2011

    We're presuming that you mouse can't already scan document. Howevr, if this is a feature  you've always longed for then you’ll want the new LG Scanner Mouse. Yep, that’s right, it’s a standard looking desktop mouse with a bit of optical scanner...

  • Veho Renovo photo scanner review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Veho Renovo photo scanner review

    By 18 February 2011

    Cast your mind back to the days when Facebook didn't exist, DM referred to a boot rather than a direct message and no one had a digital camera. Remember? Chances are that it's hard to forget, as you've probably got shoeboxes full of old photos to remind...

  • Epson claims photography perfection with the V600 scanner
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    Epson claims photography perfection with the V600 scanner

    By 2 September 2009

    Epson has updated is V series of photo and film scanners with the Epson Perfection V600. It can copy and restore prints and negatives - including 35mm, medium format, panoramic film and mounted slides - at a resolution of 6400dpi and works 1.5 times faster...

  • Gordon Gekko: The ultimate geek?
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    Gordon Gekko: The ultimate geek?

    By 17 July 2009

    Is Gordon Gekko from Wall Street the ultimate geek? I mean he might not have Iron Man calibre credentials complete with gadget suit, but he isn't a superhero either, it seems he is just a man who likes his toys. Lets look at the facts. Set in 1985, we...

  • Skyla Memoir FS80 scanning digital photo frame launches
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    Skyla Memoir FS80 scanning digital photo frame launches

    By 16 April 2009

    Lite-On has announced a new sub-brand and debut product with the launch of the Memoir FS80 scanning digital photo frame. The Memoir FS80 claims to be the world's first to offer an integrated scanner to convert print photographs into digital files, stored...

  • Canon Canoscan LiDE 700F scanner review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    Canon Canoscan LiDE 700F scanner review

    By 2 April 2009

    Standalone scanners have dropped in popularity since the all-conquering multi-function device came along, but there’s still a market for scanners. The LiDE 700F, the latest flatbed scanner from Canon, is a compact device with loads of features. The...

  • Epson unveils scanner duo - the GT-S50 and GT-S80
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    Epson unveils scanner duo - the GT-S50 and GT-S80

    By 20 November 2008

    Epson has launched two new scanners aimed firmly at business users. The GT-S50 and GT-S80 series are both sheetfed scanners and they also boast USB 2.0 interfaces. The GT-S80 series can scan up to 40 pages per minute (80 images per minute duplexed); whilst...

  • Sagem Communications extends warranty on B2B fax models
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    Sagem Communications extends warranty on B2B fax models

    By 28 August 2008

    Sagem Communications has upgraded the on-site warranty on selected models of its B2B multifunction fax devices from 1 to 2 years as standard. Models included in this offer are the MF5400 and MF5600 series, as well as the MF4640, making six in total. Each...

  • Bumper day of scanner and printer launches from Canon
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    Bumper day of scanner and printer launches from Canon

    By 26 August 2008

    Canon has unveiled its autumn collection, and, while the new EOS 50D, is no doubt hogging a lot of the attention, there was also a whole host of printers and scanners unveiled. We have detailed all of the new releases - along with specs and pics - on...

  • Epson announces Perfection V300 Photo scanner
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    Epson announces Perfection V300 Photo scanner

    By 22 August 2008

    The Perfection V300 Photo is the latest scanner from Epson and is aimed squarely at photo enthusiasts. It is capable of scanning documents, photos, film or books, and has a built-in transparency unit for scanning 35mm films and slides with the supplied...

  • Canon's latest copier - the imageCLASS D480
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    Canon's latest copier - the imageCLASS D480

    By 19 August 2008

    The latest copier from Canon is aimed at small businesses and home offices. The imageCLASS D480 delivers print and copy speeds of up to 23 pages-per-minute for letter-sized output, and outputs the first print and copy pages in around nine seconds, Canon...

  • Epson launches SX600FW all-in-one
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    Epson launches SX600FW all-in-one

    By 18 August 2008

    For £149.99 from 1 September, the latest addition to Epson's all-in-one line-up will be available. The Stylus SX600FW is a scanner and photocopier with fax and Wi-Fi capabilities. Epson says that the key features of this machine are its automatic document...

  • Canon announces "easy to use" scanner trio
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    Canon announces "easy to use" scanner trio

    By 11 August 2008

    Canon USA has added three new colour image scanners to its CanoScan line-up - the CanoScan 5600F, CanoScan LiDE200 and CanoScan LiDE100. All three boasts Canon's new Auto Scan Mode which means that the scanner will recognise the type of document when...

  • Canon adds to Pixma printer all-in-one range
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    Canon adds to Pixma printer all-in-one range

    By 11 August 2008

    Canon has introduced two new multifunction models, the PIXMA MP480 and PIXMA MP190 Photo All-In-One printers. Designed for simple operation, these machines offer new automatic features for scanning, copying and photo printing. First up is the Pixma MP480...

  • Epson announces Stylus SX200 and SX400 printers
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    Epson announces Stylus SX200 and SX400 printers

    By 20 May 2008

    Epson have announced two new stylish all-in-one printers, which include lots of handy features that should make them a pretty good choice for home photo printing. The Stylus SX200 and SX400 feature individual ink cartridges which means you only need to...

  • Pentax DSmobile 600 portable scanner review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Pentax DSmobile 600 portable scanner review

    By 11 February 2008

    There are tasks the average computer user needs to carry out that are often better suited to the office, such as printing or scanning. However, there are an ever-increasing number of tools that allow you to do more on the move. This scanner from Pentax...

  • Epson Perfection V750 Pro scanner review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Epson Perfection V750 Pro scanner review

    By 2 January 2008

    The Epson Perfection V750 Pro is a very similar beast indeed to its Perfection V700 Photo counterpart and as such, it shares much of that model’s kit. The same physical design, the same dual lenses one for high-resolution scanning (up to 4800ppi optical...

  • Plustek OpticFilm 7300 film scanner review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Plustek OpticFilm 7300 film scanner review

    By 19 December 2007

    Plustek may not be the first scanner name on your lips when you start to cast your eye about when researching the market for a machine to digitise all those old negatives and slides stashed in shoe boxes under the bed. But, it has a steadily growing range...

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    Office printers are a lung disease health risk

    By 31 July 2007

    News from scientists at the Queensland University of Technology suggests office printers could be as damaging to your lungs as particles in cigarette smoke. A range of over 60 models were investigated and it seems that almost a third give out ultra-small,...

  • Epson launches Perfection V200 Photo scanner
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    Epson launches Perfection V200 Photo scanner

    By 18 June 2007

    The Epson Perfection V200 Photo is a compact photo and film scanner boasting a fast start up time and comes complete with all the software you'll need in the box. Featuring a 4800dpi optical resolution with Epson Matrix CCD technology this boasts a new...

  • Epson launches Stylus DX4400 Series all-in-one
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    Epson launches Stylus DX4400 Series all-in-one

    By 12 June 2007

    Epson has launched the Stylus DX4400 Series, an all-in-one that will let you print, scan and copy. Print-wise, it can do 25ppm and uses Epson DURABrite Ultra Ink which is resistant to water, smudging and fading and claims to provide lab quality glossy...

  • Canon CanoScan 4400F scanner review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon CanoScan 4400F scanner review

    By 9 May 2007

    The 4400F comes packed with easy to use features and plenty of scanning kit to help make the job easier and faster. The silver, grey and black livery looks nice and the swooping curves across the “advanced” Z-lid that also features the built in FAU...

  • Canon CanoScan LIDE 600F scanner review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon CanoScan LIDE 600F scanner review

    By 12 April 2007

    Canon’s latest Contact Image Sensor LiDE scanner is the 600F, which updates the preceding model, the 500F. It brings to the LiDE range 48-bit colour and 4800 x 9600ppi scanning for the first time and so offers a tempting set of features for those in...

  • Genius ColorPage BR600 Card Scanner review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Genius ColorPage BR600 Card Scanner review

    By 30 March 2007

    You might not think that a business card scanner is for you, after all they are usually rather bulky, rather expensive and unless you are a business person travelling around and shaking hands with suits then you won’t have anything to scan in the first...