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5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality
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5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality

Practical tips for turning a product idea into a consumer must-have.
A 3-D Printed Electric Car That Can Drive Across the U.S. on 10 Gallons of Gas
Technology

A 3-D Printed Electric Car That Can Drive Across the U.S. on 10 Gallons of Gas

More than 50 percent of the Urbee 2 vehicle has been 3-D printed and it can travel at speeds up to 70 mph.
Katherine Gray
Intel's Futurist: We'll Soon Be Living In Computers
Technology

Intel's Futurist: We'll Soon Be Living In Computers

As the size of a computer chip approaches zero, computational power will be everywhere and in everything, says Brian David Johnson, the resident futurist at Intel.
Catherine Clifford
Turn a Smartphone Into a Virus-Detecting Microscope? Yep. It's Happening.
Technology

Turn a Smartphone Into a Virus-Detecting Microscope? Yep. It's Happening.

One UCLA professor says his device can detect particles that cause deafness and brain damage in humans.
Jason Fell
YOU HAVE TO SEE THIS: Elon Musk Designs a Rocket Part With Hand Gestures and 3-D Prints It
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YOU HAVE TO SEE THIS: Elon Musk Designs a Rocket Part With Hand Gestures and 3-D Prints It

In this video, the SpaceX founder goes beyond computers to design the rocket part with free-standing projection.
Jason Fell
MakerBot Unveils a Desktop 3-D Scanner for $1,400
Technology

MakerBot Unveils a Desktop 3-D Scanner for $1,400

The Brooklyn-based additive manufacturing company says that it is accepting pre-orders for its MakerBot Digitizer, which will begin shipping in October.
Catherine Clifford
The Surprising Tasks Your Competitors Are Outsourcing
Growth Strategies

The Surprising Tasks Your Competitors Are Outsourcing

Small businesses are becoming increasingly reliant on freelancers to get even their core business functions done, including accounting, report writing and preparing PowerPoint presentations.
Catherine Clifford
How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future
Technology

How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future

A look at three new companies that are pushing their ways to the forefront of 3-D printing.
John Patrick Pullen
Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores
Technology

Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores

The shipping giant has made 3-D printing available in a San Diego franchise and will extend the offering to five other cities across the U.S. in the next two months as part of a pilot program.
Catherine Clifford
Why eBay's 'Exact' Project Isn't the 3-D Printing Solution for the Masses -- So Far, Anyway
Technology

Why eBay's 'Exact' Project Isn't the 3-D Printing Solution for the Masses -- So Far, Anyway

The online retailing giant has partnered with MakerBot and other startups to start a service for selling custom-created merchandise.
Katherine Gray
How 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Game-Changer Across Industries
Technology

How 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Game-Changer Across Industries

Here's a look at five ways 3-D printing is refashioning product manufacturing, from housewares to shoes and even fine art.
Heesun Wee
3-D Printing Startup MakerBot Acquired for $403 Million
Technology

3-D Printing Startup MakerBot Acquired for $403 Million

In the all-stock deal, MakerBot is positioning to help 3-D printing 'lead the next industrial revolution.'
Katherine Gray
Tech Can Make Immortality a Reality, Says Head Google Engineer
Technology

Tech Can Make Immortality a Reality, Says Head Google Engineer

Rapidly evolving technology is making immortality more realistic, Google's engineering director told the Global Future 2045 World Conference.
Cadie Thompson
The Company Leading the Future of Farming
Technology

The Company Leading the Future of Farming

Modern Meadow aims to combine 3-D printing and tissue engineering to meet the world's demand for beef and leather.
Jennifer Wang