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The daughter of a mechanical engineer, Melissa grew up playing with machine parts and still loves getting into the nuts and bolts of how things work. She is never happier than when she is on a factory tour.

HP Officejet 4500 Wireless All-In-One Offers Print/Copy/Scan/Fax for Cheap, but It’s Slow

You get a little bit of a lot of features with this entry-level MFP, including Wi-Fi. Unfortunately, the unit is very slow, and only its high-yield black ink is a good deal.

6 Tips for Picking a Photo Printer

Photo printers come in all shapes and sizes. Here's how to figure out which one is right for you.

Epson PictureMate Show: Printer or Game-Changer?

Compact snapshot printer comes with an built-in digital frame.

Oki's Color Laser MFP Is Fast, but Output and Design Fall Short

This low-cost model is impressively quick, but its output quality and design fail to keep pace.

Brother's $500 Color Laser MFP Has Wi-Fi, Decent Performance

Wi-Fi is included in the bargain pricing, but the trade-offs are slow print speeds and mediocre graphics quality.

Epson PictureMate Dash PM 260

Epson's PictureMate Dash PM 260 snapshot printer may look like a glorified lunch box, but it delivers where it counts. It's fast and very easy to use; it prints...

Picture This: Epson PictureMate Show Printer Includes Digital Frame

Epson's latest snapshot printer lets you enjoy photos on screen as well as on paper.

Epson PictureMate Charm Snapshot Printer: Basic and Affordable

Slower than its Epson cousins but also a little cheaper, the Charm is a good choice for a basic photo printer.

Don't Let Your Printer Suck Your Wallet Dry

Some printers charge exorbitant prices for their replacement ink or toner. Here are seven printers worth avoiding--and four much cheaper alternatives.

HP Photosmart Premium TouchSmart Web All-in-One Printer

The idea of accessing Web apps from your printer is intriguing, but the execution on this model shows that HP still has some work to do.

Xerox Phaser 6140/N

This low-cost color laser printer offers good features and expandability for the price, but the tradeoffs are slow print speeds and limited graphics capability.

Epson Workforce 310

High ink costs make this multifunction printer less economical than it should be, but at least it’s fast.

Brother MFC-6490CW

This multifunction printer's wide-format capability is nice, but not its slow performance and variable print quality.

Epson Stylus NX515

A student or home user will like this multifunction printer’s speed, but not its ink costs and other quirks.

Lexmark C734dn Color Laser Printer

Offices will like this printer's speed, features, and low cost; the default color palette, however, is oversaturated.