The microprinter is an experiment in physical activity streams and notification, using a repurposed receipt printer connected to the web.
I use it for things like reminders, notifications, and my day at-a-glance, but anything that can be injected from the web and suits text only, short format messaging, will work. ·
Yue-Shan Chang, and Chih-Tien Fan. Ubiquitous Intelligence Computing and 7th International Conference on Autonomic Trusted Computing UIC/ATC, 2010 7th International Conference on, page 76-81. (October 2010)