Don't-Miss Printer Stories

Mother's Day gifts for every kind of mom

Still pondering what to get the mom in your life for Mother's Day? We've come up with a few suggestions for all types of mothers.

Epson introduces new WorkForce 520 all-in-one inkjet

Epson's new WorkForce 520 is a new business-oriented inkjet multifunction printer.

Apple updates Epson printer drivers for Snow Leopard

Epson printer owners got a present in Software Update on Monday, as Apple released a small update to its Epson printer driver bundle.

Four reasons the LaserWriter mattered

How important can one printer be? This one served as the first network printer, helped launch the desktop publishing revolution, and more. Come revisit with us why Apple's LaserWriter mattered.

PrintCentral 1.2 improves iPad file handling

The popular printing app can now take full advantage of some of iPhone OS 3.2's new features to make printing from your iPad even easier.

Google drafts cloud printing plan for Chrome OS

Google has released details of a project to let Chrome OS users print documents to any printer from any application.

Are third-party printer inks worth the savings?

Printer makers strong recommend you use inks specifically designed for their hardware. But third-party supplies cost a lot less. Can you save money on ink without losing too much on print quality? Lab director James Galbraith puts one third-party ink cartridge to the test.

Updated Canon printer drivers available for Snow Leopard

Canon Printer Drivers 2.3 for Mac OS X v10.6 promises the latest Canon printing and scanning software for Snow Leopard.

HP settles cases with inkjet cartridge vendors

HP settles with inkjet vendors for selling products that allegedly violated patents.

Apple offers updates for Samsung, Brother printers

The printer driver updates, released this week, containing the latest printing software for Snow Leopard users with hardware from Samsung and Brother, respectively.

Epson supports printing apps for iPhone, Android smartphones

Epson has announced global support for its open-source development kit, the ESC/P-R library, including Apple iPhone and Google Android integration.

Canon unveils new inkjet multifunction printers

Canon has unveiled four new inkjet printers. Three of the new printers are multifunction devices, while the fourth is a inkjet photo printer.

Buying a printer: fact vs. fiction

The conventional wisdom about printers -- "inkjets are no good at text," for example, or "multifunctions can't do photos" -- isn't always true. James Galbraith separates a few printer myths from printer realities.