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The top 10 breakthrough technologies and the key players leading the charge, according to MIT Technology Review

February 28th, 2018 at 2:12 am » Comments Off

Every fall, MIT Technology Review’s editors get together to begin the months-long process of reviewing their coverage. The goal? To create a list of the top ten technological advances from the last year that will have the greatest longterm global impact on consumers.

Some brave soul volunteered for a completely robotic dental surgery

January 4th, 2018 at 9:30 am » Comments Off

The robot implanted 3D-printed teeth into a woman without help from dentists.

New 3D printer will combine all your medications in one personalized pill

December 28th, 2017 at 2:47 am » Comments Off

We increasingly live in an age of personalized health care, where treatment can be tailored to suit individuals on a person-by-person basis. A new 3D printer aims to add another piece to this puzzle, by giving pharmacies the ability to quickly and easily produce custom doses of drugs for patients, based on their specific needs. […]

Top 25 inventions of 2017: Selfie drones, 3d printed tires and more

November 22nd, 2017 at 11:38 am » Comments Off

Drones that put selfie sticks to shame, pollution zapping air filters, 3D printable airless tires and a malware detecting router for your smart home.

3D printing makes stainless steel three times stronger

November 8th, 2017 at 10:36 am » Comments Off

The new printing process has the potential to revolutionize how we manufacture steel.

This robot-run 3D printing farm is the future of light manufacturing

October 25th, 2017 at 9:28 am » Comments Off

Even small businesses are now running lights-out facilities using robots and automation.

Futuristic airless tire is 3D printed, won’t go flat or need replacement

October 15th, 2017 at 11:51 am » Comments Off

Futuristic airless tire is 3D printed, won’t go flat or need replacement.

The advantages of test-tube tuna

September 28th, 2017 at 11:00 am » Comments Off

As edible, affordable lab-grown meat remains out of reach, a tiny start-up might have found a faster route to dinner tables.

GE made a real 3D printed plane engine and here is a gorgeous look at it

August 18th, 2017 at 9:12 am » Comments Off

The printed plane engine has arrived. This week GE released this great GIF of its 1,300-horsepower advanced turboprop (ATP) engine in which more than one-third of the components have been built through additive manufacturing, or 3D printing. The company is showing off its creation in real life at this week’s big air show in Oshkosh, […]

The next Pharmaceutical revolution could be 3D printed

August 16th, 2017 at 9:34 am » Comments Off

Body organs such as kidneys, livers and hearts are incredibly complex tissues. Each is made up of many different cell types, plus other components that give the organs their structure and allow them to function as we need them to.

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