Tag: 3d printers

Is 3D Printing Hitting Mainstream Now?
Computers

Is 3D Printing Hitting Mainstream Now?

To call emerging is a bit of a misnomer for 3D printing or additive manufacturing as the technology has been around for about three decades. What’s interesting is that people around the world were expecting it to be in everyone’s living rooms by 2016 and people sitting on their couches […]

4 Environmental Impacts of 3D Printing
Economy

4 Environmental Impacts of 3D Printing

The industrial revolution capitalised on the standardisation of products which resulted in an increased efficiency in manufacturing. However, with the evolution of technology and the conceptualisation of innovative ideas, things have taken a different turn. With the vastly different customer preferences and their rising expectations, the concept of customisation has […]

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Electronics

6 Sci Fi Technologies That Exist Today

Technological advancements and human imagination have always had a deep connection which has been thoroughly expressed in sci fi novels, films and other media. Several writers from the 19th century such as H.G. Wells are credited for envisioning futuristic technology such as space flight and wireless communication that inspired inventors. […]