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Check Out Björk's Amazing, Creative and Freaky Use of 3-D Printing
3-D Printing

Check Out Björk's Amazing, Creative and Freaky Use of 3-D Printing

The Icelandic singer donned some crazy masks during recent performances.
Stephen J. Bronner
4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future
Technology

4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future

From a heartstring-tugging endorsement of virtual reality as an empathy booster, to a frightening vision of a world where computers take over humans, you won't want to miss these intense talks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This May Be the World's First Functioning 3-D Printed Building
3-D Printing

This May Be the World's First Functioning 3-D Printed Building

The one-storey prototype building in Dubai, with floorspace of about 2,700 square feet, used a 20-foot by 120-foot by 40-foot printer.
UPS, SAP Team Up for On-Demand 3-D Printing Network
3-D Printing

UPS, SAP Team Up for On-Demand 3-D Printing Network

Under the new system, customers will be able to upload digital designs and the part will be printed at the UPS Store nearest to them for delivery.
These 5 Robotics Startups Are Changing The Way Work Gets Done
Robots

These 5 Robotics Startups Are Changing The Way Work Gets Done

Industrial robots don't always get as much attention as their humanoid counterparts, but they are changing the life of humans just as much, if not more.
Catherine Clifford
Now You Can Have Your Product Printed in Space
Space Travel

Now You Can Have Your Product Printed in Space

The ISS will be getting a permanent 3-D printing facility built by Made in Space and open to us on Earth.
Nina Zipkin
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.
3D Systems CEO Steps Down
Management

3D Systems CEO Steps Down

The news comes as the 3-D printing company's share price has fallen 90 percent over the last year.
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.
How This Beer Growler Went From Concept to Market
Radicals & Visionaries

How This Beer Growler Went From Concept to Market

GrowlerWerks promises craft beer to-go with carbonated staying power.
High School Students 3-D Printed a Custom Wheelchair to Help This Resilient Little Kitten
Cats

High School Students 3-D Printed a Custom Wheelchair to Help This Resilient Little Kitten

Cassidy the cat's fate seemed sealed when he was born in the woods and lost his hind legs. But thanks to modern technology, he has a new lease on life.
Geoff Weiss
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.
For the First Time Ever, 3-D Printed Pill Receives FDA Approval
Health Care

For the First Time Ever, 3-D Printed Pill Receives FDA Approval

Its use case is narrow, but the FDA's stamp of approval could have broader implications for the way we create customized medicine.
Laura Entis