165 Results for

3d+printing

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Making 3D hand scans with cameras, lasers and Raspberry Pi (Tomorrow Daily 312)

Engineering student creates a DIY scanner aimed at making better 3D images of our hands, and a designer collaborates on a project combining pottery, sound waves and 3D printing.

By 10 February 2016

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'Doors' offers a shared VR experience with others through art (Tomorrow Daily 313 show notes)

We love the idea of this immersive and interactive art exhibit, which was created to remind designers and users that virtual reality doesn't have to be an isolating experience.

By 11 February 2016

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Curatio creates scans of human hands for custom products (Tomorrow Daily 312 show notes)

Student Pieter Smakman came up with the Curatio scanner after realizing it's tricky getting accurate scans of hands for things like custom wrist braces, medical casts and more.

By 10 February 2016

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Injured football player may wear 3D-printed brace in Super Bowl

Carolina Panthers All-Pro linebacker Thomas Davis could suit up with a custom-printed arm brace to protect a nasty fracture during the biggest game of his life.

By 5 February 2016

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This sticker will keep you from getting a sunburn

L'Oréal's My UV patch and these other gadgets will change your beauty routine forever.

By 9 February 2016

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New 3D printer? Here's how to create your own printables

Free tool Tinkercad makes it a snap for first-timers to create 3D objects for printing.

By 3 February 2016

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Zebra stripes as camouflage? Not so fast, Mr. Hyena

Zebras may not be nearly as sneaky as some people thought. A study casts doubt on the idea that those magnificent stripes are used to hide the horse-like creatures from predators.

By 28 January 2016

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"More illegal than a penny-farthing bicycle": Illegal Christmas gifts, digital driver licenses and 20 years of PlayStation (Girt by CNET podcast 51)

This year's "hot Christmas gift" stalls on the grid, 3D printing bans get proscriptive, your phone might be your driver's licence and we say congratulations to two decades of PlayStation in Australia.

By 27 November 2015

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Blade car brings 3D printing to car making

From the Tesla to the Toyota Prius, eco-friendly cars are commonplace on our roads. But the Blade car wants to make the entire manufacturing process greener using 3D printing.

By 12 November 2015

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Adidas wants to 3D print your soles (Tomorrow Daily 255)

Futurecraft 3D is an Adidas-designed concept for custom sneakers. Someday, they want you to walk into a store, jog on a treadmill, and get an instant blueprint for shoes tailored specifically to your feet and gait.

By 9 October 2015