Who invented printer in which year?
Goldsmith and inventor Johannes Gutenberg was a political exile from Mainz, Germany when he began experimenting with printing in Strasbourg, France in 1440. He returned to Mainz several years later and by 1450, had a printing machine perfected and ready to use commercially: The Gutenberg press.
What company developed the first laser printer in the 1970s?
Japanese camera and optics company, Canon, joined the party at the end of the 70s, creating the world’s first desktop laser printer.
Who invented inkjet printer?
The first inkjet printer was developed by Hewlett-Packard in 1976. However, inkjet printers do not gain popularity until the mid-1980s. IBM introduced the IBM 3800 Printing System, the first high-speed laser printer, in 1976.