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Doctors want to fix you with 3D-printed tissues made from water droplets

April 24th, 2014 Engadget No comments

Doctors dream of using 3D-printed tissues to patch up injuries, but current techniques tend to kill a lot of the cells used in the process. Thankfully, researchers at Oxford University spin-off OxSyBio have found a gentler way to build these…

Doctors dream of using 3D-printed tissues to patch up injuries, but current techniques tend to kill a lot of the cells used in the process. Thankfully, researchers at Oxford University spin-off OxSyBio have found a gentler way to build these...
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High school seniors conquer watery ketchup with 3D-printed bottle cap

April 23rd, 2014 Engadget No comments

3D printers have produced some pretty amazing (and scary) stuff, and now a pair of high school seniors have successfully used the tech to ensure they’ll never have to eat a soggy hotdog again. Tired of the watery, separated ketchup you get from a…

3D printers have produced some pretty amazing (and scary) stuff, and now a pair of high school seniors have successfully used the tech to ensure they'll never have to eat a soggy hotdog again. Tired of the watery, separated ketchup you get from a...
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Watch Google test its 3D-sensing phones on robots in zero gravity

April 18th, 2014 Engadget No comments

Wonder what Google’s Project Tango-equipped SPHERES robots will look like when they’re in action aboard the International Space Station? The company is more than happy to show you. It has posted video of a recent test that took the machines on a zero…

Wonder what Google's Project Tango-equipped SPHERES robots will look like when they're in action aboard the International Space Station? The company is more than happy to show you. It has posted video of a recent test that took the machines on a zero...
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Scientists are now 3D printing tumors to help them fight cancer

April 17th, 2014 Engadget No comments

The idea of 3D printing living cells offers a veritable launchpad of miracle treatments: we could grow new organs or create new skin for burn victims. There’s one idea you may not have considered, however — printing tumors. Researchers are…

The idea of 3D printing living cells offers a veritable launchpad of miracle treatments: we could grow new organs or create new skin for burn victims. There's one idea you may not have considered, however -- printing tumors. Researchers are...
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Scientists are now 3D printing tumors to help them fight cancer

April 17th, 2014 Engadget No comments

The idea of 3D printing living cells offers a veritable launchpad of miracle treatments: we could grow new organs or create new skin for burn victims. There’s one idea you may not have considered, however — printing tumors. Researchers are…

The idea of 3D printing living cells offers a veritable launchpad of miracle treatments: we could grow new organs or create new skin for burn victims. There's one idea you may not have considered, however -- printing tumors. Researchers are...
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Project Tango teardown reveals the wonders of the phone’s 3D sensing tech

April 16th, 2014 Engadget No comments

Want to get a better understanding of Google’s 3D-sensing Project Tango smartphone beyond the usual promo videos? iFixit is more than happy to show you now that it has torn down the device for itself. The close-up identifies many of the depth mapping…

Want to get a better understanding of Google's 3D-sensing Project Tango smartphone beyond the usual promo videos? iFixit is more than happy to show you now that it has torn down the device for itself. The close-up identifies many of the depth mapping...
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Amazon phone reportedly coming in September with glasses-free 3D

April 11th, 2014 Engadget No comments

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Amazon’s getting ready to launch a phone. This is actually one of the longest-running rumors we’ve heard, with the first reports stretching back to 2012. So what’s different this time? According to the Wall…

Stop us if you've heard this one before: Amazon's getting ready to launch a phone. This is actually one of the longest-running rumors we've heard, with the first reports stretching back to 2012. So what's different this time? According to the Wall...
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Philippe Starck wants you to make 3D-printed custom furniture

April 11th, 2014 Engadget No comments

Philippe Starck is no longer satisfied with crafting exotic-looking products that don’t change — he wants to give you control over the design process. He tells the Wall Street Journal that his newly opened custom furniture venture, TOG, will…

Philippe Starck is no longer satisfied with crafting exotic-looking products that don't change -- he wants to give you control over the design process. He tells the Wall Street Journal that his newly opened custom furniture venture, TOG, will...
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