Image printing without ink

zink_camera_printer.jpg Zink is a US-based start-up that invented a way to print digital images on paper, without the need for ink cartridges or toner. The magix is in the paper: it consists of millions of dye crystals that change color when heat is applied (see video). First applications are mobile printing (printer embedded within phone, digital camera etc). It seems like a Poloroid revival. Probably it is too early to through out your HP printer, but defintely interesting to watch…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: