Hewlett-Packard remains the leader in the printing space, which is a high-margin business courtesy of ink supplies. However, enterprises are increasingly knowledgeable about the costs of printing and looking to farm management of these devices out to companies like HP and Xerox. Other key players: Lexmark, Eastman Kodak and Ricoh.
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HP has reached settlements with two companies in Poland that make replacement cartridges for its printers, and is taking a third to court.
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Hewlett-Packard's China President lays out five strategies, including extending its channel partners' reach and improving product quality, to boost its business in the country.
HP boss Meg Whitman says the company has not given up on Autonomy despite the furor surrounding the financial details of the deal that took place last year.
A deal between office supplier Staples and 3D printing company Mcor Technologies is set to make 3D printing available in three European countries.
Many Samsung printers contain a hidden device-management account that cannot be disabled, and could allow attackers to compromise networks.
Over 100 staff will be relocated to the new site at Eastern Creek once it opens in 2013.
The US Army already uses a 3D printer setup to produce spare parts in Afghanistan, but it has now unveiled a smaller, cheaper version that it says could make its way into people's homes in the coming years.
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From Apple's AirPrint to cloud services like HP's ePrint to powerful enterprise server software, I give a primer on the different ways you can print from your smartphone or tablet.
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Mobile devices enable many things, but I'm skeptical that they make a big impact on reducing paper usage inside companies.
Israeli company Preton has just patented its Pixel Optimizer system, which aims to do away with spare pixels in the printing process - and save cash as a result.
Lexmark will close an inkjet manufacturing facility in the Philippines and cease development as it eyes high-end imaging.
As it struggles for survival, the printing and photography vendor wants to focus on the more profitable business units of the company.
HP has the top market share in a dwindling pie for printers. Canon is No. 2.