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CES Innovations 2012 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

Created on Monday, 12 March 2012 12:42 Published on Monday, 12 March 2012 12:42

San Diego, California, January 4, 2012 – Pathway Innovations and Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2012 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for the HoverCam Impress. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 32 product categories.

HoverCam Impress

The HoverCam Impress is a professional quality book scanner with an automatic page turner. For the first time, consumers can digitize and archive their personal library of printed books. There is increasing need for consumers to digitize their book collections for use with the iPad, Kindle or other eBook reader. However, book scanning been mostly a manual and difficult process. Most consumers have been limited to what books a publisher releases in a digital format. For the first time, the individual is allowed to decide what books will appear on his or her eReader.

Product Technical Specifications:

  • V-shaped stand folds. Everything is in one self-contained portable unit.
  • Dual 5 MP CMOS sensor 15 page per minute scanning speed 300 dpi scanning resolution
  • Built-in LED lights One USB 2.0 cable to computer for data exchange
  • External 12v adapter Built-in image processing software
  • Scans textbooks
  • Mandatory Watermark insertion and user registration
  • Saves in PDF or ePub


Mini 5

The Mini 5 is personal scanning at its smallest. It is about the same size as a pen. The Mini 5 has a 5 megapixel resolution covering Letter-sized paper. The Mini 5 has 1080p full motion HD video and it all fits right in your pocket. It gets power from the same USB port which allows it to save to your computer. It scans, records video, annotation, OCR, digital signature, so on.

Product Technical Specifications:

  • Use OCR to automatically build your expense reports and contact lists.
  • High end optical and software capabilities are PC and Mac compatible.
  • Works on any laptop with a USB 2.0 port.
  • Distortion-free wide angle lens autofocuses to capture an A4-sized page.
  • 5 megapixel camera that is about the size of a pen or cellphone.
  • Fits in your pocket.
  • Plugs into a USB port for stability.
  • No cables or external power needed.
  • Record video, annotation, screen sharing and use of cloud services with our software suite.
  • Multiple accentuation points allow the Mini 5 to fold into itself for greater portability.
  • Scan documents for print, fax, email.
  • Point it at yourself or web conferencing or presentations.


Solo 5

Also on display in the Pathway Innovations and Technologies, Inc. Booth at CES was the Solo 5 Document Camera. The camera stands about one foot tall and has a small base, approximately 2” x 2”. Despite its diminutive form, it can scan A3 sized paper at 5 megapixel resolution. It also does 1080p full HD video.

Product Technical Specifications:

  • 5 megapixel resolution desktop scanner for capturing A3 sized documents.
  • Automatically shifts orientation when telescoping up or down to fit scanning area.
  • Stands approximately one foot tall.
  • Scan a document under the camera to print, fax, or email or point it at yourself for web conferencing or presentations.
  • Receipt and business card management software uses OCR to automatically build your expense reports and contact lists.
  • 1080p full HD video for presentations and web conferencing.
  • Record video, annotate, share your screen, and use cloud services with our software suite.
  • Built-in microphone records from up to 30 feet away.


Neo 3

It combines Versatility and Portability - Shoot any Letter sized paper in any direction while maintaining a nimble footprint that fits in your briefcase. It combines a powerful Zoom and Usability - Bring the finest details into 40x crystal clarity with the touch of your mouse wheel. It combines Clarity and Speed - See the finest details without blurriness and without delay. It is twice the camera - Dual camera configuration lets you shoot Picture-In-Picture. It is twice the output - VGA and USB video outputs equally in full motion HD.

Product Technical Specifications:

  • Symmetric USB and VGA full motion HD outputs.
  • Dual cameras with picture-in-picture.
  • Shoot virtually in any direction.
  • Annotation, recording and smooth 16X LiveZoom.
  • Multifunctional RealScan technology to scan and manage files.
  • PC free easy plug-and-project.
  • Pitch, pan and point in any direction.
  • Standard VGA connector works with every projector.