Avi Cohen

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 1 Follower | @vertexpd | Industrial designer and the founder of Vertex Product Development, a design and engineering firm providing a turnkey product development solutions.

Universal Picker Upper For Seniors With Robotic Arm to Pick Up Items Off The Floor

It’s good to hear from Avi Cohen again, a talented industrial designer who always submit cool projects. This time, he submitted <b>Universal Picker Upper</b> …

Game of Drones

There are many drones on the market, but this might be the last one you need! The X-Drone features many of the top features that recreational and …

Researchers force 3D-printed robots to adapt to their environment

Robots will need to pave the way to Mars before we humans go, but what if they fall apart? Researchers from the University of Oslo have designed bots that can adapt to unforeseen problems and even 3D-print new parts for themselves. For instance, the crawler shown above actually used to have four …

Why Should You Consider Us?

16 Years from our first day operating as a design and engineering firm we looked back and collected some data and statistics about ourselves, our …

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Robotic Gripper Ball Changes Industrial Robotics

In the world of robotics, sometimes it’s the small advancements that make the biggest impact. For years, robots in manufacturing environments or production lines have been in cages in order to protect the humans around them.<p>From ReThink Robotics’ Baxtor who works alongside workers in production …

All about: 198 piece 3d printed distributed ben franklin puzzle is done

Published date 2015-05-20 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle []).push(); Designex 3D launches its new and largest 3D printer, Poseidon x 3D printer at …

3D Printing

How 3D Printing Will Impact Your Future

<i>Rudy de Waele is a Technology Innovation Strategist and Author/Curator of Shift 2020.</i><p>The first time I saw a 3D-printer in action was when I participated to the Singularity University Executive Program in the spring of 2011. It was a place that offered corporate executives and entrepreneurs the …

MakerBot's Bre Pettis opens a workshop for 3D printing innovation

When MakerBot announced that Bre Pettis would be stepping down as CEO earlier this month, we knew he wasn't going far. Today, the 3D printing guru's new project was revealed. The Pettis-led Innovation Workshop at Stratasys is called Bold Machines, and it looks to push "the frontier of 3D printing …

UPS now lets you use 3D printers in nearly 100 US stores

UPS' experiment with in-store 3D printers apparently went off without a hitch -- the shipping service has expanded the availability of 3D printing services from six test markets to nearly 100 locations across the US. While the hardware is still concentrated in a relatively small batch of cities, …

How Flat Design Made The Apple Watch Possible

Flat design is good business.<p>After years of speculation, the Apple Watch is finally here. And though it runs iOS, it has its own user interface, with a home screen bursting with tiny little bubbles, each one of which represents an app. Why circular icons when Apple uses rounded squares for iPhone …

13 Lessons for Design’s New Golden Age | WIRED

13 lessons for a new era<p>We’re living amidst a new renaissance in design: Call it Silicon Modern—a moment made possible by cheap processors, new …

First Zero-G 3D Printer Is On Its Way To The Space Station

On Tuesday morning, a SpaceX Dragon capsule will berth with the International Space Station. Included in its nearly 2 and a half tons of cargo is a first for the final frontier – a 3D printer.<p>This 3D printer was developed by a small startup, Made In Space, which was founded in 2010 and incubated at …