Design firm Industry has developed a bike that demonstrates how the lines are blurring in design, engineering and manufacturing. This shift will ultimately allow companies to tailor products to individuals.
The Solid bike, which includes a built-in navigation system and accompanying smartphone app, was created to assess new trends in product development and manufacturing.
It launches a $20 million fund for nonprofits whose emerging tech could help make people living with disabilities become more independent. The first bit goes toward low-cost prosthetics and auditory therapy.
Check out the lovingly extruded marvels and wonder at the many ways 3D printing is set to change our lives. Plus a life-size, 3D-printed Paul McCartney.
Using an exotic form of carbon called graphene, researchers print antennas on paper and other materials with a process that could bring network links to many cheap devices.
An injured sea turtle had its deeply damaged jaws repaired with 3D-printed prosthetics.
GE creates a little-engine-that-could using an advanced metal 3D-printing technique and then put it through testing like a full-size engine.
Move over, Beethoven. A downloadable file from Thingiverse lets you decorate your mantle or piano with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Combining ultrasound and 3D-printing technologies leads to a wondrous moment for an expectant Brazilian mom.
A special edition of Vienna-based Vangardist seeks to get people talking about HIV and AIDS, but at least one reader "was too scared to pick it up."