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Getting More from Your Printer: Which Font is Most Efficient?

Huw Carrington of printer cartridge superstore, Stinkyink.com has been investigating what the manufacturers mean when they say their cartridges yield so many pages based on ‘5% coverage’. ISO 19798:2007, isn’t a very catchy name and furthermore this British Standard is a rather misunderstood system used for the measuring of how much printing a toner cartridge will do before it’s empty. It works out the number of pages based on each sheet having 5% of its surface covered by printing. When I asked around it seems that most people don’t understand how little this is. In fact, the majority think the promised 5% is  a full page of text, sometimes with the odd image thrown in., But I found that this is far from the truth. Even business-documents, like invoices, with open expanses of virgin white... »