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A San Francisco Startup 3-D Printed a Whole House in 24 Hours
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A San Francisco Startup 3-D Printed a Whole House in 24 Hours

It's no mansion, but it looks perfect for people who prefer tiny homes.
3 Reasons Entrepreneurs and Startups Are Bringing Toys Back to Life
Toys; Games

3 Reasons Entrepreneurs and Startups Are Bringing Toys Back to Life

A growing movement called toys-to-life is the likely vehicle for bridging the toy-gaming divide.
Sheila Eugenio
4 Ways Entrepreneurs Are Problem Solving With 3-D Printing
Technology

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Are Problem Solving With 3-D Printing

This technology is helping entrepreneurs accomplish their goals.
Sheila Eugenio
Daimler Trucks To Use 3D Printing in Spare Parts Production
3D Printers

Daimler Trucks To Use 3D Printing in Spare Parts Production

Daimler, the world's largest truck manufacturer, will use three-dimensional printing to produce spare parts, the latest example of how digital technologies are radically reshaping automotive manufacturing and its supply chain.
How 3-D Printing Will Turn Customers Into Competitors
3D Printers

How 3-D Printing Will Turn Customers Into Competitors

3-D printing will change the relationship between manufacturers and customers. As customer habits change, businesses must adapt.
John Hornick
This 3-D Printed Dress Snaps Together to Form Lady Gaga-Like Attire
Technology

This 3-D Printed Dress Snaps Together to Form Lady Gaga-Like Attire

With a couture-like price tag, don't expect to see it on store racks anytime soon.
Lindsay Friedman
The U.S. Army Is Testing 3-D Printed Drone Technology
Technology

The U.S. Army Is Testing 3-D Printed Drone Technology

Not yet in use, the new technology was presented earlier this year.
Lindsay Friedman
Check Out This Super Cool Sustainable 3-D Printed House and Car Combo
Sustainability

Check Out This Super Cool Sustainable 3-D Printed House and Car Combo

A look at the future of green architecture.
Nina Zipkin
The Sharing Economy Isn't a Niche. It's the Future of Market Capitalism.
Sharing Economy

The Sharing Economy Isn't a Niche. It's the Future of Market Capitalism.

How will future markets function when technology drives the marginal cost of goods and services nearly to zero?
Tx Zhuo
3-D Printers Can Now Create Artificial Hair
3D Printers

3-D Printers Can Now Create Artificial Hair

The innovation was inspired by a hot-glue gun.
MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Staff for the Second Time This Year
Layoffs

MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Staff for the Second Time This Year

The layoffs at the 3-D printer company are in addition to the significant cuts made in April.
Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News

Plus: A company crowdfunds a 12,000 lb robot for bot-to-bot combat.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Google Just Invested $100 Million Into This 3-D Printing Startup
Google Ventures

Google Just Invested $100 Million Into This 3-D Printing Startup

Carbon3D has raised $100 million in a funding round led by Google Ventures.