The new “HP Photosmart Premium with TouchSmart Web” was unveiled by HP as the world’s first web-connected home printer. This web-oriented printer allows users to print web content instantly without the need of computer. What users need is accessing the HP app partner through the an extra-large 4.33-inch touchscreen and choosing which one to print. At this time, the mentioned app partners include USA TODAY, Google, Fandango, Coupons.com, DreamWorks Animation, Nickelodeon, Web Sudoku and Weathernews Inc.
“Twenty-five years ago HP invented consumer printing and today we are taking advantage of the digital content explosion to reinvent the category with an entirely new printing platform – powered by touch and empowered by the web,” said Vyomesh Joshi, executive vice president, Imaging and Printing Group, HP. “By giving people access to the content they want at the touch of a finger, the ability to customize their printing experience and create their own apps, and enabling easy ’one touch’ wireless setup, we are driving a significant shift in how people will be printing in the future.”