Dacuda's Scanning Mouse

A New Grasp on Scanning

It’s something nearly every desktop computer has: a mouse. And it’s something almost everyone needs from time to time: a scanner. Now the two come in one handy device.

On February 2, 2012, an audience in San Francisco was among the first to put a brand new data input gizmo to work. Its debut had happened weeks earlier at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, when electronics juggernaut LG and Swiss startup Dacuda introduced the LSM-100 Scanner Mouse to the US. The lucky early adopters of February joined the “Scan What You Can” competition at swissnex San Francisco and vied for a chance to take one home.

Read more below about Dacuda’s scanning mouse, their quick rise as a successful startup, and where their technology is going.