ScanMyPhotos Featured in USA Today “Best Tech Gifts”


It’s the company you keep. Top technologist and USA Today reporter, Ed Baig, profiled the top tech picks, and among the industry mega-giants, was the recommendation”… if you have a ton of pics…’












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USAToday Tech Stocking Stuffer Includes ScanMyPhotos

Thanks to Jennifer Jolly, the Emmy Award-winning consumer tech contributor and host of USA TODAY’s digital video show TECH NOW for her USA Today holiday gadget gift ideas. Among the ten profiled is to safely digitize pictures.


List of companies profiled by Jennifer:




ScanMyPhotos ($145+)


Have a family member with a collection of photos crammed into cardboard boxes and photo albums? You can help them convert their collection to 300dpi (or 600dpi) quality JPGs without any fuss with ScanMyPhotos. This package deal will send you a prepaid box into which your photo-hoarder can pack as many photos as they’d like (up to approximately 1800). It takes 5 to 10 business days to scan them; then the company sends back the originals along with new digital copies on DVD.



This is another gift that won’t exactly “arrive” in time for Christmas because there’s some effort required on your gift recipient’s part, but preserving memories is still a great holiday gift. Give them a card and take the time to help gather and package their photos (and access them in digital form once they arrive), and your gift recipient is sure to be happy.


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CNBC Holiday Guide Profiles

Writer and editor, Chris Morris profiled “10 last-minute gift ideas” on CNBC.  Among the list, including Kindle and Netflix was As Chris prepares for next month’s CES, he must be swamped with story pitches, so we’re extra grateful that he found us, before we found him.  Thanks, Chris!




ScanMyPhotos ($145)

We’ve all got stacks of old print photos lying around that we mean to put in albums but rarely (if ever) look at. Digitizing them is the smart way to go, but no one wants to spend that much time manually doing it.ScanMyPhotos is an online service that does the job for you — with a remarkable turnaround time.


The company sends a prepaid postage box (which is all you have to hand over as the gift), which customers load with as many pictures as they can. About a week or so later, it’s returned with the photos scanned into digital form and put on a CD or USB.


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Ultimate 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

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Throughout the year, we poll thousands of our customers – photo devotees who had their entire decades-worth of analog photo memories digitized to marshal together their favorite sites, products and services to help organize and better use their brand-new scanned pictures.


This year’s list of leading holiday gift recommendations has added punch as it includes several new categories, encompassing genealogy, professional organizing, family DIY projects, and tech products for every photo buff. Enjoy these sensational holiday gift giving tips. But, we want to add more and hear from you. What did we miss? Tweet your personal best gift ideas to @ScanMyPhotos


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