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3D-printed hair puts a coiffure on your plastic creations

No longer must your 3D-printed objects be bald. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University figure out how to 3D-print troll hair, brush bristles and horse tails.

By October 29, 2015


The Google Nexus 5X in all its cheap, plastic glory (pictures)

Up close and personal with Google's new entry-level superphone.

16 Images By October 19, 2015


Tiny plankton snacking on plastic is a big problem for the food chain

In a short film that shows the dangers of marine pollution, tiny zooplankton can be seen ingesting plastic microbeads.

By July 7, 2015


Lego to stop producing petroleum-based plastic bricks

Lego announces a $150 million plan to seek a sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative to the oil-based plastics it has traditionally used.

By June 29, 2015


HTC One M9e rumors spark chatter of another plastic flagship

Another 5.2-inch One M9 variant could be in the works, according to details found on China's certification database.

By May 4, 2015


The fun, plastic Microsoft Lumia 640

Watch our video review of the Microsoft Lumia 640, a colourful Windows Phone device with a big screen and decent camera.

By April 29, 2015


Beyond plastic: Talking new directions in 3D printing

CNET's Donald Bell hosts a panel discussion with Other Machine Co., Formlabs and MCOR, three companies with unique offerings in the increasingly crowded world of 3D printers.

By January 6, 2015


Why Ziploc bags are perfectly safe for sous vide cooking

No need to splurge on a vacuum sealer -- Ziploc bags are perfectly safe.

By November 20, 2015


Lego Rube Goldberg machine tackles physics through plastic

Lego dominoes and an elaborate marble run power a fan-made kit that romps through physics concepts using a combination of imagination and Lego building skills.

By January 5, 2015


Villainous James Bond-inspired laser watch blasts through plastic

He's created an Iron Man wrist-mounted rocket launcher and a Spider-man web launcher. Now, laser enthusiast Patrick Priebe channels James Bond.

By November 21, 2014