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Artist's 3D-printed shoes tell tales of past girlfriends

Combine plastic, a Makerbot Replicator 2x, and lots of dating drama and you get Sebastian Errazuriz's unique "12 shoes for 12 lovers" project.

By December 11, 2013

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Aira auto-injector warms drugs to body temperature

A heated syringe system from Cambridge Consultants warms drugs to body temperature so they flow more easily, potentially reducing injection times by up to 30 percent.

By October 16, 2013

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Tech group pushing to ease rules for exporting broken phones

A trade group that represents Apple, Hewlett-Packard, and other tech giants is pushing new language for an international treaty that one watchdog group says could open the floodgates to toxic e-waste exportation.

By May 3, 2013

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Staples agrees to progressive e-waste standards

The retail giant inks a deal with e-Stewards, an environment initiative that, among other things, prohibits the export of electronic waste to developing countries.

By April 22, 2013

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Your smartphone's secret afterlife (Smartphones Unlocked)

You sell, recycle, and donate your old phones, but what happens after that? Some could actually wind up right back in your hands.

By December 2, 2012

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The environmental pitfalls at the end of an iPhone's life

Recycling or throwing out any piece of consumer electronics has an environmental cost. Apple is among the most progressive companies dealing with the problem. But is it enough?

By September 26, 2012

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Surgery on Mars: Headset could let astronauts wield scalpel

The European Space Agency is testing an augmented-reality setup that could one day let nonsurgeon astronauts perform surgery. The device could also be used in remote locations on Earth, and by emergency responders.

By February 8, 2012

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Aleloop Mini Coopers featured in Florida art event

Ten Mini Cooper art cars were part of an event featuring pop surrealist artist Aleloop in Florida Dec. 1 to 4 in Miami and Miami Beach.

By December 20, 2011

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Recycled Lexus parts as couture

Four top fashion designers use parts of a disassembled Lexus CT 200h to create new looks as part of The Lexus Fashion Workshop.

By November 30, 2011

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Spotify hit with patent-infringement lawsuit

The streaming-music service is preparing to defend itelf against PacketVideo, which says Spotify violates its patent.

By July 29, 2011