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  • Students make a $350 prosthetic arm for a 6-year-old boy using 3D printing after doctors said surgery could cost up to $40,000! 3 days ago

    Orlando: A Florida boy born without most of his right arm took home a new forearm and functioning hand on Friday made by a team of scientists using a 3-D printer - a method they hope will transform the way prosthetics are made, particularly for children. The prosthetic made for...
  • Amazon launches an online store for 3D printed goods; lets consumers customise items 3 days ago

    San Francisco: Amazon announced Monday the launch of an online store for 3D printed items to allow consumers to customise and personalize items like earrings, pendants, dolls and other objects. The store offers more than 200 items including nylon wallets, wax seals, cookie cutters and bobbleheads. "The introduction of our 3D printed...
  • Akshay Oberoi: I don't have to please anyone in the industry July 20, 2014

    'Pizza' actor Akshay Oberoi feels newcomers from non-filmy background have an advantage over star kids as they do not have to please anyone by working in one's film. Akshay was last seen in 2010 romantic-comedy 'Isi Life Mei', which did not do well at the box-office. The actor made a...
  • 'Pizza 3D' tweet review: This horror movie fails to haunt you July 18, 2014

    We often don't expect a lot from remakes and most of the times, such movies disappoint us. 'Pizza 3D' is a namesake remake of Tamil movie 'Pizza' that was directed by Karthik Subbaraj in 2012. But what's interesting here is that it's a 3D movie and horror junkies can actually...
  • I'm very comfortable with 3D, says Vikram Bhatt July 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Vikram Bhatt is ready with "Creature", his fourth film shot in 3D. He says he feels more at home with the format now than 2D. "This is my fourth 3D film after 'Raaz 3', 'Haunted' and 'Dangerous Ishhq'. So I am finding myself more at home with 3D more...
  • New technology analyses 3D images of complex biological structures July 13, 2014

    Washington: Researchers have developed a 'virtual finger' technology that enables them to navigate and analyse 3D images of complex biological structures. The new technology allows scientists to move through digital images of small structures like neurons and synapses using the flat surface of their computer screens. "Using Virtual Finger could make data...
  • NASA to send 3D Google smartphones for robots to space station July 7, 2014

    Mountain View: Google smartphones with next-generation 3D sensing technology are about to blast into orbit, where they will become the brains and eyes of ball-shaped hovering robots on the International Space Station. NASA plans to use the handsets to beef up its Synchronised Position Hold, Engage, Reorient, Experimental Satellites, or SPHERES,...
  • Watch: Wait, is that a 3D painting? This weird perspective of a painting creates an incredible optical illusion July 7, 2014

    Is that 3D art? This painting found in Windsor, UK gives a very weird perspective that could make you feel like it's changing when you look at it from different angles. Guess what, it isn't! The painting is a really incredible until you find the smart idea behind the 3D...
  • Scientists can now 3D print human blood vessels July 6, 2014

    Washington: Scientists have figured out how to create blood vessels in 3D printed organs, a breakthrough that may eventually lead to artificial organs. Scientists have been steadily advancing towards the goal of building lab-grown organs out of a patient's own cells, but a few major challenges remain. One of them is making...
  • Bipasha Basu's 'Creature 3D' to be released on September 12 June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The release of Bipasha Basu-starrer "Creature 3D", a sci-fi thriller, has been delayed till Sep 12 due to work on visual effects. The makers are also avoiding a clash with "Singham Returns". Produced by T-Series, "Creature 3D" is directed by Vikram Bhatt. After "Haunted" and "Raaz 3", Bhatt has...
  • Photos: 20 mind-blowing 3D street art that you need to see today. You will never look at a pavement the same way again June 23, 2014

    The world over, street artists create fantastic but transient work that people rarely have the time to stop by and admire. But with the social media explosion, all that is changing. Now street art is a niche industry with the work of artists going viral. You need to see these...
  • 6 things to know about the Amazon Fire Phone 3D smartphone June 20, 2014

    Seattle: Amazon has introduced a new smartphone that will be closely tied to the products and services it sells, while adding such touches as the ability to render images in 3-D. It was announced Wednesday and will start shipping next month. Here are some details on the new Fire phone: Audio and...
  • Amazon's new Fire smartphone: Firefly, dynamic perspective, pricing, availability June 19, 2014

    Seattle: Amazon has introduced a new smartphone that will be closely tied to the products and services it sells, while adding such touches as the ability to render images in 3-D. It was announced Wednesday and will start shipping next month. Here are some details on the new Fire phone: Audio...
  • This awesome animated GIF shows the Amazon Fire Phone's 3D dynamic perspective in action June 19, 2014

    Amazon unveiled its first smarphone - the Amazon Fire Phone - on Wednesday. The highlight of the phone is what Amazon calls 'dynamic perspective.' To make this dynamic 3D effect happen, the phone has four front-facing infrared cameras to tell where your head is, even if your fingers happen to...
  • Full specifications: Amazon Fire Phone 3D smartphone June 19, 2014

    Amazon on Wednesday unveiled its Fire Phone, a high-end handset boasting "breakthrough technologies". Amazon first smartphone of its own has a 4.7-inch display, a high-definition camera and Amazon's free help service. The phone also ties in to Amazon's vast array of other offerings, serving as a platform for digital content such...
  • Amazon launches the Fire phone with four front cameras to offer glasses-free 3D experience June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Amazon has unveiled its long-rumoured smartphone with free, unlimited photo storage, jumping into a crowded field dominated by Apple and Samsung. Named Fire, the phone has multiple cameras on the front. (Also see: This awesome animated GIF shows the Amazon Fire Phone's 3D dynamic perspective in action) Amazon's first-ever...
  • Live blog: Amazon launches its first smartphone June 18, 2014

    Amazon is staging a mystery unveiling - widely expected to be a 3D smartphone. The company has given a hint as to what is in store and invited a small group of media to the Seattle event to be hosted by Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos. Live updates. ...
  • Amazon's first-ever phone: All that you should know about the upcoming 3D smartphone June 18, 2014

    New York: Amazon stages a mystery unveiling - widely expected to be a smartphone - on Wednesday to delve into a super competitive market dominated by Apple and Samsung. The company has given a hint as to what is in store and invited a small group of media to the Seattle...
  • Amazon expected to launch its first smartphone on June 18; likely to come with a 3D display June 17, 2014

    Washington: Amazon's mystery unveiling Wednesday is widely expected to be a smartphone, which if managed well could shake up the market and boost the US online giant as a device maker. The company has given few hints, inviting a small group of media to the event to be hosted by Amazon...
  • Wondering what all you could use 3D printing for? Watch how someone just created a 'Wall of Penises' using this technology! June 12, 2014

    We have recently been exposed to a whole new world of technology called 3D printing. You may have come up with some bizarre ideas about how you could use 3D printing, but this student from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts just beat all your crazy ideas. Peiqi Su, a...
  • Your smartphone will soon be able to beam 3D holograms June 8, 2014

    Washington: A US-based startup has created a chip that will allow your smartphone to project 3D holograms into thin-air. The company, called Ostendo, in California has created the hologram projector chip which is small enough for smartphones. The Tic-Tac-sized chip should be ready for manufacturing next year. The Ostendo Quantum Photonic...
  • Google unveils Project Tango 3D motion-sensing tablet June 6, 2014

    San Francisco: Google on Thursday revealed that is working on a tablet computer with 3D and motion-sensing capabilities in an effort dubbed Project Tango. "The goal of Project Tango is to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion," team member Johnny Lee said at a website devoted to...
  • Amazon's mystery device unveiling event on June 18; 3D smartphone expected June 5, 2014

    San Francisco: Amazon.com revived speculation about its next major product on Wednesday, using a mysterious YouTube video and website post to tease a June 18 "launch event" in Seattle to be hosted by CEO Jeff Bezos. The 50-second video posted by Amazon featured people staring downward at something just off-camera, moving...
  • 3D-printed blood vessels coming soon June 2, 2014

    New York: One of the major challenges in building lab-grown organs out of a patient's own cells has been making blood vessels that deliver essential nutrients and dispose of hazardous waste from the system to keep our organs working properly. This obstacle may soon wither away as researchers have made significant...
  • Intel making 3D-printed robots; to hit the market later this year May 29, 2014

    Rancho Palos Verde: Intel Corp introduced a walking, talking robot on Wednesday made from 3D-printed parts that will be available to consumers later this year, if they are willing to assemble it with a kit that costs around $1,600. The company's Chief Executive Brian Krzanich was accompanied by "Jimmy" on stage...
  • Now, a 3D printer that creates edible 'fruits' May 27, 2014

    London: A UK company has developed a 3D printer which can print fruits, such as an apple or a pear, in a jiffy. The printer uses a molecular-gastronomy technique called spherification. It combines individual liquid droplets with different flavours into a fruit shape. To use the printer no specialist knowledge of cuisine...
  • 'Jab jab awat hai, dharti hil hil jawat hai': Have you seen the hilarious Bhojpuri 'Godzilla' poster? May 24, 2014

    Monster movie remake 'Godzilla' crushed its competitors at US and Canadian theaters over the weekend, stomping its way to the top of box office charts with an estimated $93.2 million in ticket sales for the year's second-biggest debut. The giant lizard added $103 million in international markets where it opened...