Kate O'Connell

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Wed October 23, 2013

Happy Birthday, Copy Machine! Happy Birthday, Copy Machine!

Originally published on Wed October 23, 2013 2:37 pm

The first modern photocopy

Copy machines can be found in every office, and most of us take them for granted. But 75 years ago, the technology that underpins the modern photocopier was used for the first time in a small apartment in Queens.

Inventor Chester Carlson used static electricity created with a handkerchief, light and dry powder to make the first copy on Oct. 22, 1938.

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Fri May 3, 2013

Post-Bankruptcy, Kodak Will Be Commercial Printing Business

Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 12:14 pm



Kodak expects to emerge from bankruptcy this year as a new company with a new focus. The one-time photo giant finds itself operating in a more competitive and diversified market.

From member station WXXI in Rochester, New York Kate O'Connell reports.

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Tue January 8, 2013

Kodak Licenses Its Name To Digital Camera Maker

Kodak cameras and related products will be back in the marketplace this year, but they won't be made my Kodak. The photo pioneer stopped making digital cameras about a year ago. Now it is licensing its name to another camera maker.