High Resolution Color 3D Printing

The Objet500 Connex3 lets you incorporate as many as 46 colors into one prototype, from true jet black to sunny yellow to shocking magenta and hundreds of beautiful blended hues. Pick from tencolor palettes — including rich opaque and stained-glass-like translucent — for vibrant, repeatable color that will wow your colleagues and impress your toughest…

Meet the ‘Most Connected Man’ in the World

And you thought managing a smartphone and an inbox was exhausting. 45-year-old Chris Dancy is known as the most connected man in the world. He has between 300 and 700 systems running at any given time, systems that capture real-time data about his life. His wrists are covered with a variety of wearable technology, including…

Sapphire Glass: “I Use My Phone To Lift Brick Walls”

Well, maybe not a brick. Rubbing it against concrete without a scratch is manly enough for me. Video featuring a sapphire-covered iPhone screen shows that the material set to go into production at Apple’s Arizona plant can take a beating. Contact between concrete and sapphire ensues, concrete loses. Sapphire has been the latest loaded buzzword…

Inside app uses your phone’s sensors for indoor navigation

The Inside app doesn’t require the installation of any hardware in the building Due to those pesky roofs that block access to satellites, smartphone-based GPS systems don’t work for navigating indoor environments such as shopping malls. Some non-GPS alternatives are in development, including ones that incorporate rapidly-blinking LED lights or Wi-Fi signals. The just-announced Inside…

Print Your New House in 24 Hours

The University of Southern California is testing a giant 3D printer that could be used to build a whole house in under 24 hours. Professor Behrokh Khoshnevis has designed the giant robot that replaces construction workers with a nozzle on a gantry, this squirts out concrete and can quickly build a home according to a…

Make your finger smarty-er.

Smarty Ring

Have you ever felt as if reaching into your pocket to check your phone was too much of a pain? Maybe you have a techy significant other and aren’t sure about which engagement ring to to use in your big question? Or perhaps you are the type that buys flashy gadgets off the interwebs at three in the morning?…