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iPhone ringtones remixed into a club hit

While remixes of famous ringtones are hardly new, YouTube musician MetroGnome's delightfully infectious "iPhone" more than merits a watch. The song is made up of some of Apple's most recognizable sounds, including classic ringtones like "Marimba," "Opening," and "Xylophone." It even features a …

Philips Shines Light on First 3D-Printed Smart Lamp

As 3D-printed objects and smart home technology become even hotter product categories, it makes sense that Philips is rolling out an app-controlled …

Foodini Is A 3D Printer That Lets You Print Dishes With Fresh Ingredients

Foodini is a 3D printer for foodstuffs. Its Florida-based makers are hoping their time-saving device becomes as ubiquitous on kitchen countertops as the microwave oven has become.<p>But instead of forcing people to rely on highly processed convenience food that’s larded with additives and unhealthy …

HP CEO Meg Whitman on 3-D Printing: 'We're on the Case'

SAN FRANCISCO — Hewlett-Packard Co. will outline plans to enter the commercial 3-D printing market in June, saying it has solved a number of technical problems that have hindered broader adoption of the high-tech manufacturing process.<p>Chief Executive Meg Whitman told shareholders on Tuesday the …

LUUV Is A 3D-Printed Smartphone Camera Stabilizer, Now Live On IndieGoGo

LUUV is a camera stabilizer that lets you video fast-moving action more-or-less shake-free due to its 3D printed design. What LUUV promises is something like the ‘democratization’ of the steady-cam. Instead of having to hire a very expensive piece of equipment, you could shoot action video with the …

This Is A 3D Printed Kayak

Ever wanted to buy a boat but couldn’t swing the cost? Well, print one. That’s what the guy behind Grass Roots Engineering did.<p>The kayak consists of 28 separate sections joined together with machined bolts and a bit of silicon. It’s water tight and actually floats. It took 42 days to print at a …

Local Motors Plans To 3D Print A Car

Follow Antony<p>Steel stamping and production lines? That's <i>so</i> last-year--what you really want is a 3D printed car.<p>The concept is nothing new, but …

Innovation

3D Marketplace 3DLT Talks About Selling The First 3D-Printed Gear On Amazon

We met first met Cincinnati-based 3DLT last year when they announced their 3D printing marketplace at Disrupt. The team is back in the news thanks to a new effort by Amazon to add printed items to their already massive selection of goods.<p>Right now things are in the experimental stages, but I sent …

The Father Of 3D Printing Is Being Inducted Into The National Inventors Hall Of Fame

With all the hubbub surrounding 3D printing as of late, it’s easy to think of it as something new. Something that, before 5 or 6 years ago, only existed in Sci-Fi novels.<p>Surprise! 3D printing has actually been around for decades. In fact, the first kinda-sorta functional 3D printer prototype was …

MakerBot Starts Taking Pre-Orders For Their Itty-Bitty 3D Printer

Back at CES 2014, MakerBot announced three new 3D printers: one small (Replicator Mini), one huge (Replicator Z18), and one that’s about the same size as the one they’ve sold for years (now just the “Replicator”). With a new smart leveling system and built-in webcams for monitoring prints, these …

New partnership could produce a 3D printer that prints objects 500 times faster and 10 times larger

3D printing is slow; so slow that printing an object several feet long is an arduous task that can take days. As a result, most 3D printers are …

Could this be our first look at the much larger iPhone 6?

<b>Update:</b> These appear to be fake…<p>Sonny Dickson has posted images today which claim to show the casing for the next generation iPhone. The metal shell, which closely resembled both the industrial design of the current iPod touch and iPad Air, appears to be of unibody construction. While it’s …

An Exclusive Look At The BotObjects ProDesk3D Color 3D Printer

The ProDesk3D by BotObjects has been one of the most controversial 3D printer products over the past few years. Built by a small firm in London and purported to print in full color – albeit only in bands of mixed color that appear in gradations along the length of the printed objects – pre-orders …

Korean rumor suggests iWatch has 1.5-inch curved OLED, set for summer launch

Korean website <i>DDaily</i> has run and then pulled a story claiming that the iWatch display would be made by LG, and comprises a 1.52-inch plastic OLED (P-OLED) display. P-OLED would tend to suggest a curved display.<p>The report also claims that the smartwatch would enter mass-production in the third …

How the Innovation Economy is Turning Makers Into Manufacturers

Chris Anderson, the former editor-in-chief of Wired, is the cofounder of 3D Robotics, which sells small UAVs. How did he make the jump from editor to entrepreneur? These are the three factors lowering the barriers of entry.<p><b>Four years ago, when I was a magazine</b> editor, I bought one of the first …

9 Ways To Improve iOS 7's Battery Life

iOS 7 has been out for a few weeks now, and people are torn.<p>While some of the new features are fabulous, and others are making us crazy, there's one thing we can all agree on: iOS 7 is not helping our battery life. As Ars Technica discovered, iOS 7 kills battery life faster than iOS 6.1 on every …

Beginning of a New Era

The 2014 Land Rover Range Rover sport is all new. Its lightweight structure makes it 800 pounds lighter than the model it replaces. Having less weight to haul around is a huge benefit; it makes a car faster, more agile and fuel efficient.<p>Text: Matthew de Paula<br>Photo: Land Rover

2014 Range Rover Sport: Mega Gallery

We've seen it already, but just in case you've missed something, this is everything you should know about the new 2014 Range Rover Sport, the best …