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How metal: Audi Toolmaking used 3D printing to build a 1:2-scale race car

The company's toolmaking division investigates new technology to reduce waste and complexity while speeding up overall production.

By November 5, 2015


With V10 smartphone, LG aims to build a franchise to rival iPhone 6S Plus

The Korean electronics maker hopes the big V10 marks the start of a family of smartphones, akin to its G line.

By October 1, 2015


Build an M41-A Pulse Rifle from 'Aliens' cheaply

AWE Me's latest "DIY Prop Shop" episode shows you how to make your very own "Aliens" Pulse Rifle prop. Game over.

By August 18, 2015


Lasers cool liquid for the first time

The technique, which was able to drop a liquid's temperature by 20 degrees Celsius, could eventually be used for everyday tasks like refrigerating water.

By November 18, 2015


Samsung's not done: Tech giant looks to new phones, materials to rally

The South Korean company warned that its third-quarter operating profit would tumble 60 percent but said it would introduce new smartphones to attract customers in new segments. Will it be enough?

By October 7, 2014


IBM gets closer to a future of nanotube-based chips

Using technology called carbon nanotubes, Big Blue takes a significant step on a years-long path to secure the computing industry's future as today's chipmaking technologies run out of steam.

By October 2, 2015


3D-printable ice house could be our home on Mars

NASA's 3D Printed Habitat Challenge has come to an end, with the top prize going to a conical house that would be made of ice.

By September 29, 2015


MythBuster Adam Savage builds intricate 'Shining' maze diorama

This model of the hedge maze from the Overlook Hotel in Stanley Kubrick's classic horror film has the level of detail you'd expect from an experienced movie model maker.

By February 27, 2015


Watch a squadron of bees build a giant teapot

A designer in Rotterdam got 60,000 bees to help him create a one-of-a-kind sculpture, and you can watch them work.

By February 23, 2015


Make your own 'Doctor Who' sonic screwdriver on the cheap

YouTube show DIY Prop Shop returns with a how-to for making your very own Time Lord sonic screwdriver before the new season starts.

By September 16, 2015