Category: 3D Printing

This Week in Imaging: What’s the Next Tech Jump for Copier Companies? Plus Epson A3, Sharp Dealer Meeting

While at the Sharp National Dealer Conference last week, we enjoyed an interesting presentation from Professor Tassu Shervani of the Cox School of Business, who detailed the “S curve” of technology innovation. In a nutshell, the S curve describes how companies must continually innovate and the...

This Week in Imaging: “Can you turn that printer down?” Security the New ‘Speeds-and-Feeds’

By far, the most interesting news this week was HP’s new home printer, the AMP 100, which features Bluetooth speakers that are used to stream music and sound from any Bluetooth-capable device, prompting one of the folks at HP to tell us, “It’s the first time...

This Week in Imaging: Xerox Gets Serious with a Dealer Channel and A4; More

Is Xerox seeing the A4 and dealer-channel light? It seems so. This week – via comments from its CEO and another dealer acquisition by Xerox’s Global Imaging Systems – Xerox is showing it’s certainly serious with moving from direct sales to dealer channel. And while before...

This Week in Imaging: Mixed Financial Results; Ricoh Takes $200M Loss; HP-Samung Deal Done

The big news this week was of course HP Inc.’s completion of its acquisition of Samsung’s printer business. With the acquisition, HP promises that its new A3 portfolio will boast about 30-percent lower service costs and 40-percent lower cost for color output. HP says the lower...