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The Benefits of Managed Print Services

managed print services benefitsLet’s start out by defining what Managed Print Services are: print providers offer programs called Managed Print Services (MPS) that take control of all your ongoing business printing devices including scanners, copiers, faxes and of course, printers. These MPS providers then optimize your business printing environment to save you money, lessen paper waste and ultimately increase office productivity and efficiency. Here are a few ways in which utilizing Managed Print Services can benefit your company immensely:

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Free Printable Christmas Party Invitations

Free Christmas Party Invites to PrintTis the season for connecting with friends, family and colleagues amidst the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Between shopping for gifts, going to events and hosting our very own gatherings, things get busy enough.

Planning for a party means accounting for drinks, décor, food and of course, invitations! In order for people to show up, they need to be invited.

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Understanding Printer Acronyms & Printing Terms

Understanding-Printer-Acronyms-Printing-TermsFor those looking to purchase a new printer or update their existing office printer fleet, you’ll find an array of options. Choosing between whether you want a laser or inkjet printer and then trying to determine what the specs mean, can be a tad overwhelming. Understanding some basic terms will help you make an informed decision, as well as find a printer that matches your particular needs. Here are a few terms you’ll come across when looking through specs for a potential printer:

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3D Printed Ophthalmic Lenses are Here

3D printed ophthalmic lensesAdvances in the 3D printing world continue to amaze and the ability to print ophthalmic lenses is yet another solution provided by the additive manufacturing technique. Where traditional glass lenses are produced using subtractive manufacturing techniques, i.e. taking a lens blank and grinding/cutting away at it to create the final shape; 3D printing allows for customized printing of lenses without unnecessary waste being produced because there is no cutting/grinding process.

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An Affordable 3D Printer: Meet Cubibot

CubibotLooking to bring 3D printing to the masses, the makers of Cubibot have developed an affordable, user-friendly, desktop sized 3D printer. With an accessible starting price point of $149 (US), a compact size that fits easily on a countertop, and a database full of pre-built designs that users can select from and hit print, the Cubibot is truly an out of the box, plug and play 3D printer. 

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