Easy Barcode Technologies Inc. has released the
Easy Barcode Pen, a pen-shaped scanner that uses USB to connect to a Mac OS X or Windows-based computer. The device can read barcodes into any application and supports more than 15 barcode symbologies.
Features include a special EAN to ISBN conversion mode, international keyboard support, customizable end-of-scan character, customizable audible scan indicators and more. The Easy Barcode Pen works with Mac OS X v10.1 or later or Mac OS 9.x or later, as well as Windows 98se on up. It costs US$265 plus shipping.