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Take a tour of your local print shop!

Here’s a great idea. Ask for a tour of your local print shop! Printers are usually happy to show prospective or existing customers the workings of their facility. Exposure to every aspect of printing–from graphic design, to the offset printing … Continue reading

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Save time and money with digital printing.

Like other digital technology, digital printing has greatly advanced in recent years. Today’s high volume laser or inkjet printers can now produce very high quality full color or black and white prints at a fraction of the cost of traditional … Continue reading

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Three dimensional printing explained.

A rapidly developing printing technology that holds enormous promise in the very near future is three dimensional printing. Using a 3-d printer, anyone can easily and efficiently manufacture complex products using a variety of layered materials. As this revolutionary technology … Continue reading

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Quotes about printing and the printed word.

Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years. …Henry David Thoreau We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the … Continue reading

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How to cut your printing costs.

Here are many outstanding ideas to help you reduce your printing costs: Stick with standard finished sizes to reduce paper waste and minimize your costs. Be careful when using bleeds, that is, color or images that run to the edges … Continue reading

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Print shops on cruise ships.

If you live or work in downtown San Diego, you frequently see cruise ships docked at the B Street Terminal or Broadway Pier.  You might know that the larger ships hold around three thousand passengers.  And that guests enjoy daily … Continue reading

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San Diego company prints living cells.

Need a new human organ? Just use your printer! Using ordinary inkjet cartridges, a San Diego company can print living human cells. You heard it right! With this technology Organovo hopes to one day print complete human organs like kidneys … Continue reading

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