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This Gadget Will Let You 3-D Print in Nutella
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This Gadget Will Let You 3-D Print in Nutella

A Canadian company has developed a printer attachment called a ‘paste extruder' that makes it possible to 3-D print with materials that were previously off limits.
Catherine Clifford
With $6.4 Million in New Funding, This 3-D Printed Insole Maker Is Looking Hot
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With $6.4 Million in New Funding, This 3-D Printed Insole Maker Is Looking Hot

3-D printing's power lies not in its ability to create novelty items, but to lower the cost of customization.
Laura Entis
Is 3-D Printing the Key to Jump-Starting American Manufacturing?
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Is 3-D Printing the Key to Jump-Starting American Manufacturing?

Some say the key to creating hundreds of thousands of jobs may soon be on a desktop near you.
Gabrielle Karol
Staples Rolls Out 3-D Printing Program
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Staples Rolls Out 3-D Printing Program

Office supply store hopes to 'demystify' the technology for small business owners.
Stephen J. Bronner
Beyond Novelty: Architects in Amsterdam Are 3-D Printing an Entire House
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Beyond Novelty: Architects in Amsterdam Are 3-D Printing an Entire House

If you can 3-D print smartphone cases and key chains, it appears that using the technology to create a real house is the logical next step.
Jason Fell
What Do Dropbox, Green Mountain and 3-D Printing Have in Common?
Consumer Habits

What Do Dropbox, Green Mountain and 3-D Printing Have in Common?

These three companies are jumping on a consumer trend that will continue to gain momentum (and dollars) in the near future.
Tony Lopresti
Hacker Dad Rigs Air Hockey Robot from 3-D Printer Parts
Technology

Hacker Dad Rigs Air Hockey Robot from 3-D Printer Parts

Jose Julio fashioned a robot to play air hockey against his young daughter out of 3-D printer parts.
Geoff Weiss
Hershey's Foray Into 3-D Printing Could Allow You to Be Your Own Willy Wonka
Technology

Hershey's Foray Into 3-D Printing Could Allow You to Be Your Own Willy Wonka

A multi-year agreement between a 3-D printing tech company and a global leader in chocolate could bring sweet results.
Brian Patrick Eha
3-D Printers Take a Step Toward the Mainstream
Technology

3-D Printers Take a Step Toward the Mainstream

MakerBot announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that it will have a 3-D printer available for sale this spring for just over $1,000.
Catherine Clifford
3-D Printed Holiday Ornaments? Why Not.
Technology

3-D Printed Holiday Ornaments? Why Not.

MakerBot is running a contest for designs for holiday ornaments that can be made with 3-D printers. The winner gets a trip to New York City and a chance to meet MakerBot's CEO.
Catherine Clifford
5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality
Starting a Business

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