The common photocopier would lose a significant portion of its jobs with the introduction of the Copy & Paste. This gadget makes the action of collecting excerpts of text a great deal quicker and more convenient, with plenty of practical applications.
Yoon Jayeong and Kim Seulki earned an Honorable Mention for this concept product within the 2013 Red Dot Design Awards competition. It's a compact, handheld scanner that reads and records the letters and images on a page as you slowly swipe it from margin to margin. A second button activates its printer function, requiring you to repeat the same motion across a blank sheet of paper. The Copy & Paste will immediately reproduce study notes and newspaper clippings in notebooks and diaries instantly.