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Printrbot Unveils All-Metal 3D Printer
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4/17/2014  Post a comment
Printrbot unveils its all-metal Printrbot Simple, bringing durability to low-cost 3D printers.
AMD Fires Up to Release New Graphics Card
Product News 
4/16/2014  1 comment
AMD is set to launch the industry's first 16 GB workstation graphics card -- the W9100.
Internal Combustion Microengine Has a Twist
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4/15/2014  5 comments
Vitaly Svetovoy, of the University of Twente in The Netherlands, and his team, has created the world’s smallest internal combustion microengine.
Yarn-Weaving Printer Creates Custom Clothes
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4/11/2014  3 comments
Will a new open-source DIY knitting machine from OpenKnit change the way we make clothes?
Survey Says Cloud-Based CAD, 3D Printer Use to Surge
CAD/CAM Corner 
4/10/2014  1 comment
The Business Advantage Group recently released its 2014 Worldwide CAD Trends Survey, announcing both a prospective increase in the cloud-based CAD industry and the anticipated incorporation of 3D printing.
Video: Microsoft Reveals Digital Assistant 'Cortana'
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4/3/2014  1 comment
Halo fan favorite character, Cortana, is poised to be Microsoft's answer to Apple's Siri.
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Inventables Unveils Easel for Cloud-Based Design & Fabrication
CAD/CAM Corner 
3/26/2014  2 comments
Easel was created with beginners in mind. It acts as sort of a gateway app that takes novices from project inception to actual milling in just five minutes.
Obama Announces 2 New Innovation Hubs
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3/24/2014  3 comments
In an effort to boost US manufacturing, President Obama recently announced the opening of two new manufacturing innovation hubs -- in Chicago and Detroit. The hubs will serve as institutions to increase manufacturing technology in the US and will create local jobs for middle-class workers.
Video: Is the MX3D-Metal the Future of 3D Printing?
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3/20/2014  11 comments
Unlike many of the 3D printers available, the MX3D printers can work around a part rather than building it straight up. Using such techniques, the printer can print objects on surfaces with angles and slopes or even directly onto walls. In addition, it can print curves and shapes with much more precision and accuracy.
Researchers Develop Living Liquid Crystal
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3/18/2014  1 comment
Researchers have developed a type of liquid crystal that has the properties of a living organism, which may improve early disease detection.
Georgia Tech Invests in Dassault's 3DEXPERIENCE to Prepare Next-Gen Designers
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3/17/2014  1 comment
Georgia Tech recently announced that it purchased 10,000 licenses for Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE to support its engineering community in designing the next wave of innovative design works.
Hello Ruby Makes Learning Programming Skills Fun
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3/10/2014  4 comments
This book introduces children to coding fundamentals -- such as sequences, loops, and conditionals.
Autodesk Acquires Delcam
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2/27/2014  Post a comment
Autodesk, a leader in 3D design solutions, announced earlier this month that it has completed its acquisition of Delcam, a leading supplier of CAD/CAM manufacturing software, in its efforts to expand the company’s manufacturing software capabilities.
Free WiFi for Everyone!
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2/25/2014  15 comments
Soon, the Internet will be free and accessible from anywhere in the world thanks to Media Development Investment Fund’s mini-satellite WiFi network.
Oh Snap! Another 3D Printer
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2/24/2014  17 comments
Affordability is key with the Snap3D printer from TJIKO Labs.
3D Systems Acquires Xerox's Solid Ink
CAD/CAM Corner 
2/19/2014  2 comments
3D Systems absorbs Xerox’s Solid Ink Engineering to further expand its 3D printer prowess.
MarkForged Unleashes Carbon Fiber 3D Printer on World
Blog 
2/17/2014  16 comments
The world's first carbon fiber printer was introduced at SolidWorks world 2014.
First's Robotics Competition Highlights Aerial Assistance
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2/14/2014  3 comments
First, the nonprofit that runs a series of robotics competitions, showcased some past winners and the parameters of the current contest at SolidWorks World 2014.
Golden Mousetrap Awards Finalist Alert -- Webench
CAD/CAM Corner 
2/7/2014  Post a comment
Texas Instruments' Webench is vying to win the Golden Mousetrap Award in the Analysis & Calculation Software category, but it is up against some pretty tough competition from Mentor Graphics, COMSOL, and aPriori Inc.
Software Takes Care of Engineer Grandstanding
CAD/CAM Corner 
2/5/2014  13 comments
Agilent, solidThinking, and MSC Software are hoping to take the top prize in the CAD/PDM/PLM software category of this year's Golden Mousetrap Awards. Here's what we know about solidThinking's Inspire.
Stratasys Unveils High-End, Multi-Material 3D Printer
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2/3/2014  8 comments
Stratasys came out swinging at SolidWorks World 2014, unveiling its high-end, multi-material 3D printer –- the Objet500 Connex3.
Video: Arduino & Raspberry Pi Drink-Mixing Robot
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1/30/2014  19 comments
The Drinkmotizer, an Arduino and Raspberry Pi drink-mixing robot, is four feet long. It can hold up to 16 bottles and has a chaser station at the end.
EcoBot Turns Waste Into Power
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1/28/2014  12 comments
This robot uses sewage waste as a fuel source and works to clear sewer blockages.
Can Micro Mills Recharge Your Cellphone?
Blog 
1/23/2014  16 comments
Researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington have developed micro wind turbines that could charge mobile and remote devices.
CES 2014: AMD Showcases FreeSync
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1/22/2014  Post a comment
AMD introduced FreeSync graphics smoothing tech at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Nvidia Creates Crop Circle to Introduce Tegra K1 Chip
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1/21/2014  7 comments
Nvidia's controversial crop circle was simply a marketing ploy created by the company to announced its Tegra K1 chip, which was unveiled at this month's Consumer Electronics Show.
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