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Tablet sales ‘gain momentum’

A growing number of people may require ink supplies in order to print off photos and documents directly from a tablet PC, as sales of the gadgets continue to rise. According to a study by Canalys, shipments of Apple iPad's grew by 166 per cent in the third quarter...

Monkeys help out at Japanese restaurant

Restaurant-goers dining at an eatery in Japan may be surprised to see some unusual waiters serving them at the establishment - a pair of monkeys. The two macaques, named Yatchan and Fukuchan, are trained family pets who have been allowed to help out in the bar, the...

‘Future bright’ for printer technology

Individuals looking to buy ink supplies may be interested in what one expert has had to say about the future of innovation in the sector. ComputerHope.com's Nathan Emberton explained there are "dozens" of new technologies on the horizon that are likely...

Education ‘to be transformed’ by 3D printing

Educational facilities may require printer supplies for 3D machines in the future, as the technology could radically change how lessons are taught. Bre Pettis of MakerBot Industries explained to Forbes magazine that the innovations have become more accessible over the...

‘Half of smartphones’ now run Android

People looking to use ink cartridges to print directly from a smartphone may need an app for the Android system, as this is now the most popular mobile platform in the UK. According to the latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech, the Google-owned operating...

Canon Pixma ‘a great photo printer’

Individuals looking to print high-quality photos may like to consider what the Pixma MG8250 from ink supplies maker Canon has to offer. The manufacturer describes the device as "essential for the serious photographer", as it offers six individual ink...

Canon MG3150 ‘offers high output quality’

People looking for an affordable printer for their home may be interested in the MG3150 model from ink cartridges maker Canon. The device is stated by the manufacturer to be ideal for first-time users, families and students and should be capable of meeting any...

How did Halloween start?

How did Halloween start?

Halloween upon us again, all the little Ghouls and Ghosts will be out again, and you might be wondering to yourself, how did Halloween start?
Or why the heck do we paraded around the neighbourhood dressed as vampires, witches and zombies and ask for sweets??! Well I’m about to tell you…Find exactly out how Halloween started right here: