Printing Press

Renaissance

Invention:

Printing Press

Original Inventor:

Johannes Gutenberg is the one credited with this. Before he invented it then you would have to write by hand.

New Version:

Chester Carlson is the one who is known for the history of computer printers.

What Year it originated:

The printing press was a revolutionary piece of technology that happened in the 15th century. The modern computer printers began in 1938.

the invention and its development:

It works by applying pressure the the surface with ink on it to a thin surface like cloth, paper, etc and the ink transfers over. This led to the movable type, screw press, and more to develop in the future.

Purpose:

Its purpose has not really changed because it is still to be quicker and more convenient.
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