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Totally rad LEGO printer can scan images and create pixellated mosaics with bricks

The Bricasso printer is constructed completely out of LEGO parts and prints in LEGO bricks. The machine uses an EV3 color sensor to scan the source image and saves the data to the Mindstorms unit which is then used to print…

Does your grandma print out Facebook photos? She’s not alone

The first thing many people do when they take photos is share them on social media. However, some users go an extra step and print them off of social media and get them processed the old-fashioned way.

Flickr now lets you turn your photographic masterpieces into canvases

Flickr on Monday launched a new service allowing its members to quickly and easily order large canvas prints of their images. Photos mounts and canvas wraps are both offered, with prices starting at $49.
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This robot printer from Fuji Xerox brings your printed documents to your desk

Fuji Xerox has created a prototype robotic printer that will simplify the normal printing process. The robot printer, which has been tested in a lounge in Tokyo, finds its way to you whenever you want to print a document.

How to print while saving the planet

Printing makes Captain Planet sad, but there are ways to decrease the adverse impact that your printing projects have on the planet. In fact, a few simple tricks can cut a huge chunk off any printing project, including not just documents…

The pocket-sized printer that moves across pages

Ever wanted a printer that you can carry around in your pocket? The Mini Mobile Robotic Printer, currently raising funds through a Kickstarter campaign, could be just what you've been looking for.

Yes, Virginia, it’s possible to make big prints with an iPhone, and Pixuru shows you can

Photos taken with smartphones generally aren't suitable for large prints, but online print shop Pixuru's large 25-foot wide print from an iPhone photos of a Chicago landmark suggests that you can go big.

Shredding the myth of the paperless office

Technology promised to deliver us from paper for good, but we’re actually using more than ever before.

Walgreens and Kicksend partner up for photo printing straight from your iPhone

No more walking into a drugstore's photo department with your memory card to order digital prints thanks to Kicksend's latest iOS app update.

Screen print photos onto textiles using Lumi app, dye, and sunlight

Who needs expensive screen printing equipments when you can custom make your own garment patterns using an iPhone app, dye, and sunlight?

HP: Print isn’t dying… if you change the definition of print

HP’s latest attempt to defend its flagging printing business takes a detour into the bizarre with a study that proves – surprise – we can’t live without words that don’t appear on computer screens.

Obama Orders federal agencies to cut back on mobile devices, vehicles, and printing

President Obama has issued an Executive Order, forcing government agencies to reduce the amount they spend on travel, printing, swag, and vehicles by utilizing technology more efficiently.