It would appear that UMAX, tired of following trends (such as this scanner, with a translucent plastic lid...) have decided to become an innovator themselves, as shown by this article. Will this move be followed by other tech companies? I hope not. I'd always thought that part of the price i paid for components was the guarantee of free future driver updates.... was i wrong?
Device drivers that were previously available as a free download had been withdrawn, and users were now invited to pay for a CD-ROM version.