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Making Benjamins by the millions

At the Western Currency Facility, the US Bureau of Engraving and Printing makes millions of dollars worth of $100 bills every day. CNET Road Trip 2014 got hands-on with the money.

By August 13, 2014

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Prepare Barbie for battle with 3D-printed armor

Why bother with pink dresses when you can outfit Barbie with a 3D-printed sword and shield? Jim Rodda wants to make this iconic doll ready to rumble with dragons and evil queens.

By March 19, 2014

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What's missing from the Kindle and Nook? Support for printed books

The future of e-reading is great...unless you want it to seamlessly marry with your nondigital books. That has to change, and fast.

By November 7, 2011

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BotObjects 3D printer promises huge leap forward, draws skeptics

In an interview, BotObjects founders Mike Duma and Martin Warner stay tight-lipped about the groundbreaking claims for their new 3D printer, but they swear it's for real, and that we'll have more details soon.

By May 10, 2013

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Manage a hanging 'Print & Fax' system preferences in OS X

Printers in OS X are generally managed through the Print & Fax system preferences, but some problems might result in these preferences hanging. Here is how to clear this if it occurs.

By April 4, 2011

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Printing images with fire

We've seen ink printers, 3D printers, food printers, and even human tissue printers, but this is the first printer we've seen that's swapped ink for fire.

By April 9, 2013

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You don't bring a 3D printer to a gun fight -- yet

Consumer-level 3D printing could change guns and gun control as we know them. So how soon are we likely to see 3D-printed plastic firearms? And what are the legal issues? CNET's Rich Brown sights in on the DIY gun movement.

By September 6, 2012

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Canon Pixma MP530

The Canon Pixma MP530 is a nearly ideal all-in-one for a small office. It just lacks networking and media card slots.

September 11, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 11, 2006

MSRP: $179.99

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Brother MFC-440cn

The Brother MFC-440cn has a lot to offer, but it falls short on print quality. We prefer the Canon Pixma MP530 for a small-office environment.

September 14, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating September 14, 2006
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HP OfficeJet 4315 All-in-One

The HP OfficeJet 4315 does it all, but does it slowly and not very well. It's a decent choice if you need a cheap all-in-one on hand for those "just in case" moments, but if you print even semiregularly, you're better off spending a little bit more for a better all-in-one printer.

August 24, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 24, 2006