Posted on Sep 9 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Brother is entering the departmental scanner market

Brother is entering the departmental scanner market with the launch of PDS-5000 and PDS-6000. Designed for organisations scanning up to 6,000 pages a day, both models are Kofax VRS compatible, making them suitable for archiving applications in the healthcare, government and financial services sectors. www.brother.co.uk ...

Posted on Sep 8 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Sharp has released a new version of its Cloud Portal Office (CPO)

Sharp has released a new version of its Cloud Portal Office (CPO) secure document sharing and collaboration solution. CPO v1.3 has a number of enhancements including the ability to share files securely with non-subscribers using time-limited links; email notifications informing colleagues that a document is available for viewing; and mobile access to files on smartphones, tablets and laptops. Jason...

Posted on Sep 7 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on More than just a 3D printing pen, the 3D Simo is the ultimate creator’s tool

More than just a 3D printing pen, the 3D Simo is the ultimate creator’s tool – at least that’s how 3D Simo describes it. It comes with a range of extensions and heat settings (up to 490 degrees C) that turn it from an ordinary 3D printing pen into a creative multi-purpose tool. These include extensions for burning, foam cutting and soldering. Material and temperature settings can be controlled...

Posted on Sep 4 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
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Lantronix describes the new version of its Lantronix xPrintServer Office as the first Apple and Google-certified print server to provide AirPrint and Google Cloud Print for enterprise and office printers. The size of an iPhone, it offers secure, app-free printing from iPhones, iPads, Chromebooks and Android smartphones/ tablets to thousands of printers and MFPs. The plug-and-play architecture allows...

Posted on Sep 3 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Microsoft is promising more productive meetings and easier collaboration

Microsoft is promising more productive meetings and easier collaboration with the Microsoft Surface Hub. Available in 55- and 84-inch versions, the large-screen remote meeting and collaboration device is designed to transform the way groups work together just as the PC revolutionised personal productivity. It comprises a cloud-connected Windows 10 device; a screen capable of detecting 100 points of...

Posted on Sep 2 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on The Primera Trio portable colour inkjet printer/copier/scanner

The Primera Trio portable colour inkjet printer/copier/scanner features a unique rotating print head that moves to the ‘up’ position when printing and folds back down and caps itself to prevent drying out or leaking when not in use. It prints at resolutions of up to 4800 dpi onto A4 plain paper, postcards, invitations and 4 x 6in borderless photos. An optional battery pack delivers up to 350 printed...

Posted on Sep 1 2015 - 1:43pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Zeeland Seaports increases accuracy with eCopy ShareScan

Zeeland Seaports and its 85 employees are responsible for ensuring that the thousands of vessels that visit the ports of Vlissingen and Terneuzen in the Netherlands each year arrive and depart in an organised and safe manner. In 2013, it took the decision to stop creating hard copy files of important documents, including incoming mail, and to create electronic ones instead – a process that requires...

Posted on Sep 1 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on KYOCERA extends 3D portfolio

KYOCERA Document Solutions UK has entered the professional 3D print market with the launch of the ProJet 4500 3D printer from 3D Systems. The ProJet 4500 is a photo-realistic full colour plastic 3D printer ideal for producing finished models for the purposes of concept design or product verification in R&D, universities and small production facilities. kyoceradocumentsolutions.co.uk ...

Posted on Aug 31 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Fast colours – Meeting the needs of mediumsized workgroups

Meeting the needs of mediumsized workgroups requiring A3 functionality in an A4 device, Kyocera Document Solutions has launched three new colour printers and four MFPs. All seven products are based on Kyocera’s long-lasting, economical ECOSYS technology and offer colour print speeds of up to 40ppm in the case of the printers (the P6130cdn, P6035cdn and P7040cdn) and up to 35ppm in the case of the...

Posted on Aug 28 2015 - 9:05am by John Peters
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HP is introducing full 3D scanning on its Sprout by HP immersive computer. The world’s first fully integrated desktop 3D scanning solution is enabled by a combination of Sprout’s Intel Real Sense 3D cameras and a new capture application and turntable – the HP 3D Capture Stage. An object can be captured in full 3D with just a few taps and then shared with and manipulated by others in an online...