X-Ray Vision, Body Scanning DNA-Destroying Terahertz Chips Coming to Mobile Phones?

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You know those scanners implemented by the TSA that can see through your clothing? They utilize terahertz (THz) radiation and it turns out that this could literally “unzip” the DNA molecule. And now they’re thinking of implementing the technology in mobile devices.

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NYPD Body Scanners Will Remotely Detect Hidden Weapons

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The device makes use of infrared light rays to image radiation that is coming from a person’s body. If the person is carrying a metal object such as a gun, it will prevent the rays from reaching the part of the body where the object is. This will result in the appearance of an outline of that object on the scanner.

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iConvert Scanner Scans Paper To Your iPad Photos Folder

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The iConvert features a front feeder which can be adjusted from 2 inches to 8½ inches wide, so that you will be able to fit many important papers and photos into it. You just have to place your iPad on the scanner and you will get step-by-step prompts such as “scan”, “save” or “delete”.

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Use Visioneer’s Mobility PC-less document scanner for WikiLeaks style document extractions

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Why this hasn’t been done sooner is beyond me, but Visioneer has just changed the face of mobile document scanning with their “Visioneer Mobility” scanner. On the outside it looks like your plain old mobile USB scanner, but no, Mobility really means mobility.

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Fujitsu ScanSnap S1100: The one-inch thick ultra-mobile scanner

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Fujitsu makes an assortment of different scanners for various purposes, and their ScanSnap line has now gone ultra-portable with news of the one-inch think S1100. It will cost you just $225, weighing a mere 12.3 ounces, and takes a single USB to power and OCR your paper mess until your Google Docs account is full.

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Review: Canon Imageformula P-150 mobile scanner

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The Canon Imageformula P-150 is the latest mobile scanner from Canon. It sells for under $300 online, and can scan at duplex up to 20 sheets per sitting. A perfect portable scanning companion for your mobile office. Definitely compact in size, light-weight and measuring only 11 x 3.7 x 1.6-inches, the P-150 is thin enough to slip in your laptop bag or rucksack.

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Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300 does document scanning in a tiny package

Fujitsu Snapscan S1300 Mobile Scanner

Just because you want to have enterprise level functionality doesn’t mean that your equipment needs to be monumental in stature. Taking the scale down a notch or three is the new Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300. It’s touted as the world’s smallest cross-platform document scanner.

Now available from Fujitsu Canada, the ScanSnap S1300 represents the company’s next generation in mobile multi-page scanning, but in a package that is easily portable for business professionals on the go.

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VuPoint Solutions Magic Wand portable scanner scans B&W pages in 4 seconds

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Imagine a scanner that can copy a full page in 4 seconds and is portable. We just came across the VuPoint PDS-ST410-VP Magic Wand and this portable scanner is small enough to fit in your laptop bag and can scan either color or B&W A4 pages at 600×600 resolutions, which are then stored on a microSD card to be downloaded onto your PC or Mac via a simple USB connection

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REVIEW – Plustek MobileOffice D28 Scanner

REVIEW - Plustek MobileOffice D28 Scanner

The Plustek MobileOffice D28 is one of the newest portable scanners to come out of the Plustek camp and it comes with a number of nifty features that are suitable for cramped cubicles and mobile executives. Even though many of us have moved on to a largely digital experience, physical pieces of paper (including business […]

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