Sean Dsilva

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Brooks’ Next Running Shoe Will Be Custom-Built for You With 3-D Technology

3-D foot scanning is finding its strongest foothold among athletic brands, and Brooks Running is one of the latest companies to bring the …

Running Shoes

The State of 3D Printing, 2018

• Accelerating product development is the highest priority companies are relying on 3D printing for, jumping from 29% in 2017 to 39% in 2018.<br>• Prototyping (55%), production (43%) and Proof of Concept models (41%) are the three most popular 3D printing applications in 2018.<br>• 36% of companies are using …

3D Printing

The Long Walk: Did the Aryans migrate into India? New genetics study adds to debate

Co-authored by 92 leading scientists, it offers new insights into makeup of the Indian population. Will it settle or again trigger the contentious …

How One Manufacturer Is Reducing Production Time and Cutting Costs with 3D Printing

(Image courtesy of Jabil.)<p>3D printing has existed in one form or another for more than 30 years, but it’s only recently that we’ve started to see the …

The Best Ways to See Europe in Just 10 Days

If there’s one thing that Americans get shafted on (there’s not just one; there are loads), it’s vacation days. A 10-day trip will probably eat up a …

European Travel

Meet the richest people in bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, who are worth more than $17 billion combined

The life of a crypto-billionaire is stressful.<p>After unprecedented gains over the past year — driving bitcoin, ether, and Ripple's XRP up 1,300%, 8,000%, and 32,000% — cryptocurrencies have come back down to earth in recent weeks.<p>As of Friday afternoon, bitcoin was down 28% since late January. On …

HP Announces Lower-Cost Full-Color 3D Printing Systems, SOLIDWORKS Collaboration

Full-color 3D printing represents something of a holy grail: many have been working on developing solutions that will be viable and meet …

National Winnie the Pooh Day: 18 wise A. A. Milne quotes to live by

We live in tough and uncertain times.<p>And when the world feels like a dark and frightening place, comfort can always be found in books and words, …

Sweden could be the first economy to introduce its own cryptocurrency, called the e-krona

Sweden's central bank, the Riksbank, is spearheading international cooperation on the development of officially sanctioned cryptocurrencies and could be the first to launch its own, according to a note from analysts at HSBC.<p>HSBC economist James Pomeroy sent a note to clients this week titled …

PEOPLE ARE AWESOME 2017 | BEST VIDEOS OF THE YEAR!

Classic Poems About Sailors and the Sea

The sea has beckoned and entranced for eons, and it's been a powerful, inevitable presence in poetry from its ancient beginnings, in Homer’s "Iliad" …

Literature

RNAi: Slicing, dicing and serving your cells - Alex Dainis

Gene Silencing by microRNAs

HP's Rapid Growth In 3D Printers Threatens Stratasys, 3D Systems

<b>HP Inc.</b> (HPQ) is rapidly scaling its 3D printer business and threatens the two market leaders, <b>3D Systems</b> (DDD) and <b>Stratasys</b> (SSYS), says a Pacific …

Prodways Announces New Metal Deposition Technology for Metal 3D Printing

Ahead of Le Bourget Paris Air Show, French 3D printer manufacturer Prodways Group has announced a new metal 3D printing technology, referred to by …

How This $28 Million Startup Hopes to Save the World With 3D Printing

Divergent 3D, founded by a one-time investor and two-time entrepreneur, holds patents on technologies that allow carmakers to print vehicles.<p>12 min read<p>Kevin Czinger says he wants to completely change how cars are built, but his motivation isn’t money or fame. It's to help humanity avoid the …

Idealism

HP expands its 3D printing, additive manufacturing footprint in Asia Pacific

Partnerships will broaden HP's reach in China for its Jet Fusion 3D Printing technology.<p>HP said its 3D printing portfolio will be available across …

Asia Pacific

Turning Ideas to Reality

After nine years working at the Georgia Aquarium, and three of them as a project coordinator, I’m always finding myself thinking, “Gosh, if I only …

With lasers and hot nylon, Formlabs just took 3D printing to a whole new level

Yesterday, while the world was fixated on Apple’s WWDC kickoff, Boston-based 3D printing startup Formlabs quietly unveiled a revolutionary new laser …

Formlabs makes high-quality, automated 3D printing more affordable

Your basic hobbyist 3D printer (technically known as Fused Deposition Modeling or FDM) is great for rapid prototyping because, while the objects it prints are a bit rough, the system and its associated printing costs are relatively inexpensive. However, if you want a more polished and …

Resource Planning

How Team Penske Uses 3D Printing To Get An Edge In Racing

Since right around the time people started driving cars, they’ve been racing them. And for over a century now, racing has been a major driver for innovation in how cars are built. Engineers and mechanics will put in a lot of sweat and brainpower just to gain racing edges of a tenth of a second.<p>That …

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters begins tour in Kansas City with an all-out attack on Donald Trump

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters is kicking off his 2017 U.S. tour this month, beginning with a powerful reminder that this is the guy who wrote <i>The …

Donald Trump

3D Fuel's Water-Soluble Filament for 3D Printing

HydroSupport filament allows you print to support structures without the hassle of removing them<p>3D Fuel is an American and European manufacturer of …

3D Printing

If the Shoe Fits

Adidas has announced that it plans to 3D print 100,000 shoe soles of its Futurecraft 4 shoe by 2018. The German shoe and apparel company is doubling …

Shoes

One kind of food absolutely dominates China’s restaurant industry

For all of China’s delicacies, the country’s favorite food is steaming broth with meat and vegetables.<p>Last year, Chinese people spent 3.5 trillion yuan ($507 billion) dining out. Of its many types of cuisines and restaurants, hot pot was the most popular, eating 22% of market share, according to a …

China

GE CFO Sees Big Opportunity in Additive Manufacturing

Jeff Bornstein, GE's chief financial officer, discusses the company's acquisition strategy with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Technology." …

HP builds out partner, customer roster for 3D Jet Fusion printing systems

HP put some meat on its 3D Jet Fusion printing effort with resellers, partners, and new customers.<p>HP said it is building out its channel strategy and …

Customers