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Samsung may soon launch Tizen phones in Russia and India

​Remember the Tizen operating system? It's not a household name, but it did make an appearance on the second wave of Samsung Galaxy Gear devices. We're still waiting for a full-fledged phone running the open-source OS, though, and we may just see one this year. According to sources who spoke with …

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CNN iReport Invites Google Glass Owners to Become Citizen Journalists

In a world where cell phone photography and videography is as prevalent as it is, CNN’s iReport has manage to become a fairly successful citizen …

Screenshots suggest Google is testing a completely redesigned Gmail interface

Gmail may soon look nothing like the Gmail we all know so well. Google has invited a select group of users to test a completely new interface for the webmail client, according to <i>Geek.com</i>, which appears to be part of the trial. The test version of Gmail — which may never see an official release — …

How will Apple spin a larger iPhone 6?

The market has spoken: big phones are in style, and by all accounts Apple will give consumers just what they want with both a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and …

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London's Sea of Poppies

Thousands of poppies surround the Tower of London in honor of the First World War.<p><i>(Left)One of the ceramic poppies by the Derby Studio of Paul Cummins. Photo courtesy of The Telegraph. (Right) Getty</i><p>Close to 900,000 ceramic poppies will fill the moat around the Tower of London this summer in honor …

The White Horses of the Camargue

It is said that in riding a horse, we borrow freedom.<p>Horses and humanity have had a deeply intertwined history; horses have been an ancient fixture in antiquity, seen on the most ancient of cave paintings, from Lascaux and Chauvet, to other examples of early art, when human beings first tried to …

Dynamic Modern Architecture: Imposing Wilden Street House in Australia

An example of dynamic modern architecture at its best, <b>Wilden Street House</b> is an ambitious conversion of a derelict pre-war cottage lcated in …

Social networks key to understanding chimpanzee civil war

A long-standing mystery about a chimpanzee civil war might have finally been solved, thanks to social networking. Back in 1971, a group of chimpanzees in Tanzaina's Gombe Stream national park suddenly split into two factions and spent the next four years trying to wipe each other out. Researcher …

Decoded: Apple's Big Bet on Beats

This week on Decoded, we talk about why an Apple/Beats partnership could be a great thing, the boiling controversy over Nintendo's upcoming Tomodachi Life 3DS title, and if the Samsung Galaxy series is due for a makeover.<p>The world of technology is filled with big-ticket acquisitions that always …

Emirates' Expansion Slowed by Foreign Airlines Lobbying Their Governments

Emirates, the No. 1 airline by international traffic, said its drive to add new routes using the world’s biggest fleet of wide-body jets is being …

Design-Apart Unveils Beautiful New 3D-Printed Lamps

Design-Apart just unveiled their beautiful collection of artisanal 3D printed lamps as part of their first "living showroom" in New York City. …

3D printers create a blueprint for future of sustainable design and production

Not too long ago, the notion that products could be manufactured using a fairly simple, compact printer was straight out of a science fiction novel. But as with so many technological leaps, the once-foreign concept has become a reality as everything from plastics and food to human tissue is being …

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The Wild, Wonderful World of 3D Printing

Only the imagination, money and materials can limit what can be created with 3D printing. Over the last few years, 3D printing has come into its own. …

Finally, a 3D printing pen that actually looks like a pen

The 3Doodler 3D printing pen received a lot of attention (not to mention $2.3 million in Kickstarter funding) last year for its potential to make 3D …

Saleen Automotive Uses 3D Printing to Prototype Their Brand of Automotive Madness

Saleen Automotive makes some of the most droolworthy, ultra-high-performance vehicles in America, and they do their magic by cutting loose their …

Meet Jimmy, Intel’s Open Source, 3D Printable Robot

By far the best speaker of Inside 3D Printing New York, for me at least, was Brian David Johnson, a futurist at Intel. As Johnson described it, his …

Solar-powered 3D printed tower

I have no idea of the scientific value of this kind of projects, but I love to see some disruptive ideas being thrown at me. Sand Babel is a group of …

This 3-D Printed Lampshade Pops Up And Packs Flat

Lampshades don’t box up very well. Luckily, we can now avoid that problem with this 3-D printed lampshade by Dutch designer Michiel Cornelissen Ontwerp–a boon for urbanites on the move. (The last time I moved, I carried my hollow-shaped, space-wasting, easily punctured lampshade by hand.)<p>Like other …

Disney experimenting with 3D printing teddy bears in felt

We're 3D printing pretty much everything these days, at least in laboratories. So why not venture out into cuddly materials? Disney Research is looking into leveraging the technique to create soft toys that children can snuggle without fear of scratching their sensitive skin. The prototype machine …

This Insane 'Dragon Bike' Was Made For A Chinese Client Using 3D Printing

Featured in the an episode of the company's CMT show, the "dragon bike" design incorporates a 10-foot-long golden dragon wrapped around the chopper's custom frame.<p>OCC's designers used 3D printing technology to create the dragon's head, spikes, and tail, while the body and legs were constructed by …

3D Printed Cars Will Look Weird, Cost Less, Offer Crazy MPG

The days of the iconic car assembly line seems to be numbered. 3D printing technology will one day scale up for mass production of full-size …

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3D-print your own lightsaber with these free files

Star Wars Day was Sunday, but the celebration is never over. Keep your fan passion going by making your own lightsaber using Ultimaker's free 3D-printed lightsaber source files, released in honor of May the 4th. The design is modeled after one of Obi-Wan Kenobi's lightsabers, so you know you'll be …

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Here's a Miniature Version of the 3D Print Canal House

Shares 28<p>Remember DUS Architect’s 3D Print Canal House, which is located in Dutch capital Amsterdam? Architects aim to 3D print an entire canal …

Kogan enters 3D printing space with sub-$700 model

Online retailer Kogan is making a play in the burgeoning 3D printer space with a new sub-$700 model that is set to challenge other retailers in the marketplace.<p>The launch sees Kogan.com becoming "the first local retailer with a 3D printer for under $1000" according to the company, and follows …

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World's First Flying 3D Printer Built to Clean Up Radioactive Nuclear Sites

Scientists at the Imperial College London have developed the world’s first flying 3D printer. Using small, preprogrammed drones, Dr. Mirko Kovac and …