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A smartphone with a compact sticker printer - Send things over chat
You want to deliver some chocolates to your mother. So you
open your smartphone chat app, open the conversation with
your mum and click physical delivery.
You use the chat app to organise a physical delivery. You pick
a date and time of the collection and how fast you want the
Without needing a dedicated printer, you feed a blank
sticker into the side of your phone and it goes into the
phone's printer. Once it comes out the other side, you affix
box of chocolates.
A delivery company receives word you have a package to
collect and they come over to pick up your parcel which has
already been labelled. Your package gets collected and your
mum gets her chocolates.
Hardware to combine with a smartphone
[chronological, Mar 17 2020]
||Printing labels for a delivery arranged online is Baked & WKTE.
||Printing from apps on phones is Baked.
||What's the innovation, other than a phone with an integral printer ?
||With a suitable photosensetive lable, it should be possible to dispense with the printer and create a label by placing the phone screen-down on a sheet of photosensetive material.
||Attach the phone to the package!