Canon and Acecom, Inc have amicably resolved their pending lawsuit

San Antonio, TX, 07/23/14 – Canon and Acecom, Inc. – San Antonio, which does business as InkSell.com, have amicably resolved their pending lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York regarding Acecom’s alleged infringement of Canon’s U.S.
Patent Nos. 8,135,304; 8,280,278; 8,369,744; 8,433,219; 8,437,669; 8,494,411; 8,565,640; 8,630,564; 8,676,085; 8,676,090; 8,682,215; and 8,688,008, with Acecom agreeing to a Consent Judgment and Permanent Injunction from the Southern District of New York, which prohibits Acecom from making, using, selling, and offering for sale in the U.S., and from importing into the U.S., the toner cartridges that Canon accused of infringement.

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Acecom and Canon resolved their pending lawsuit

San Antonio, May 29 – Canon and Acecom, which does business as Inksell.com, have
resolved their pending lawsuit in the U.S District Court for the Sourthern District of New
York regarding Acecom’s alleged infringement of Canon’s U.S. Patent Nos. 5,903,803
and 6,128,454, with Acecom stipulating to a consent Judgement and Permanent
Injunction from the Southern District of New York, which will prohibit Acecom from
making, using, selling and offering for sale in the U.S, and from importing into the U.S.,
the toner cartridges that Canon accused of infringement.

Moving forward, Acecom is committed to bringing their customers high quality recycled
printer cartridges that respect Canon’s intellectual property rights and provide consumers with an eco-friendly and cost-saving choice for their printing needs.

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Brother Releases iphone Printing & Scanning App

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The app, known as the Brother iPrint&Scan allows users to wirelessly print from and scan to their iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, with a compatible printer from the range of Brother’s latest inkjet multifunction printers.

The app is fully compatible with Brother’s range of multifunction printers that have wireless capability released from 2009 onwards. Certain models (out of 17 compatible models) with network interface are also compatible when connected to a wireless network.

If  you do not own a brother printer,no problem. Canon printer owners should check out Easy-PhotoPrint; Epson owners, iPrint; and HP owners, iPrint Photo 2.0.

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Label Those School Supplies

PROJECT:

School id labels

Get ready for back-to-school

The start of the school year is right around the corner. If you’re busy shopping for clothes and school supplies, you already have your hands full so we’ve created school ID labels you can use to label those supplies–simply add your child’s name, print, and place on folders, spirals, and other school supplies.

See tip below for instructions on how to customize the template.

School ID Labels  (Word Doc)
(For use with 2″ x 4″ Avery Labels – Template 5163)
 

step-by-step
COMPUTER TIP
Customizing the School ID Label Template
This week’s tip will show you how to add your name to the School ID Label template featured above. 

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Medical Records Project and Renaming Photos Tip

PROJECT:

Medical records label
Keep Loved One’s Health records together

 

August is National Immunization Awareness Month and time to get the kids updated on their shots, physicals, and eye exams in preparation for the new school year.  The Center for Disease Control has a great site that gives immunization schedules and a printable log to track your child’s immunizations.

To keep immunization and other health records organized, print this 5×7″ label and affix to a 3-ring binder, accordion file, or file folder.  We’ve also include file labels to use on individual folders or dividers.

Health Records Binder Label  (jpg file)
Health Record File Folder  Labels  (Word doc)

step-by-step
COMPUTER TIP
Rename a Batch of Photos or Files in One StepI like to include the name and date of an event in the file name of my photos so I can quickly identify them, for example “Christmas2009.”  We’ll show you today how to select a group of photos and rename in one step.

Rename a Batch of Photos  (Word doc)
Rename a Batch of Photos  (pdf doc)

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Top 5 printers of 2010

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brother_hl3070cw

Color Print Speed: 17.0 ppm
Max Resolution (Color): 600 x 2400
Output Type: Color Printer
Platform: PC, Unix, Mac, Linux
Printer Type: Workgroup Printer
Technology (Detailed): Led

The HL-3070CW is a wireless networking that is ideal for small offices or small workgroups. The HL-3070CW also features a USB Direct Interface allowing you to print from your USB flash memory drive or PictBridge-enabled camera. Although getting wireless connectivity at this price is a nice bonus, the HL-3070cw printer is slow and sparsely featured.

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Top 5 printers of 2010

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lexmark-interact-s6053

Black Print Speed: 32.0 ppm
Color Print Speed: 33.0 ppm
Max Resolution (BW): 2400 x 1200 dpi
Max Resolution (Color): 4800×1200
Output Type: Color Printer
Platform: PC, Mac
Technology (Detailed): Inkjet

Anyone with typical home-office printing needs would do well to check out the Interact S605. It’s easy to operate, comes with some nice features, and the S605 is fast enough to beat most of its competition. Would have liked to have the option to connect by Ethernet, and also would have liked to have seen better-quality photo prints at larger sizes.

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Step-by-Step Computer Tip

Using Google Docs:  Spreadsheet Download Options 

Although sharing workbooks online is one of the key benefits of GoogleDocs, there are times when you may want to work with workbooks offline or use them with other applications.

This week’s tip will show you how to download a spreadsheet to your computer that can be emailed or opened with other applications.  You can save workbooks as Excel documents, OpenOffice documents, or even PDF files which can be viewed exactly as you created them whether or not the viewing computer is loaded with the same fonts.

GoogleDocs:   Downloading a Spreadsheet  (Word)
GoogleDocs:   Downloading a Spreadsheet  (PDF)

 

Google Docs is a free resource for creating and / or storing documents online allowing you to access your work anywhere you have internet access, and making for easy collaboration with others. Google Docs includes applications for:
·         Word Processing
·         Spreadsheets
·         Presentations
·         Drawings
·         Forms
You can upload existing documents from your desktop, create new documents online, are start with one of numerous templates available. If you haven’t yet set up an account with GoogleDocs, you can by clicking
here.

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Step By Step Computer Tip


Using Google Docs
SORTING DATA IN A SPREADSHEET
Google Docs is a free resource for creating and / or storing documents online allowing you to access your work anywhere you have internet access, and making for easy collaboration with others. Google Docs includes applications for:
·         Word Processing
·         Spreadsheets
·         Presentations
·         Drawings
·         Forms
You can upload existing documents from your desktop, create new documents online, are start with one of numerous templates available. If you haven’t yet set up an account with GoogleDocs, you can by clicking here.

When you have columns of data in a spreadsheet, it is helpful to be able to sort the data by various parameters, like alphabetizing names or sorting grades from highest to lowest, or vice versa.  Today’s example shows how to sort data for test grades for a couple of class periods–alphabetizing by last name, and sorting grades highest to lowest by class period.

GoogleDocs:  Sorting Data (Word)
GoogleDocs:  Sorting Data (PDF)

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Fun Project

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY
Create a recycling center in your home, school, or office.  Print the signs below to label recycling bins and help reduce debris in our landfills.

And don’t forget recycling inkjet cartridges saves valuable resources and SAVES YOU MONEY!  See below to learn about cartridge recycling.

Click here for Recycle Paper Sign (Word doc)
Click here for Recycle Plastic Sign (Word doc)
Click here for Recycle Cans Sign (Word doc)

Click here for Recycle Paper Sign (PDF doc)
Click here for Recycle Plastic Sign (PDF doc)
Click here for Recycle Cans Sign (PDF doc)

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