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3D Printed cast that can speed up healing and looks good on the eyes.

If you've ever had a broken limb, you know hard plaster casts really suck. They are bulky, uncomfortable, itchy and smelly, and they limit patient's exposure to water. They are very cheap, but definitely not cool. What if a cast could be functional as well as aesthetically pleasing? 3D printed ca...

Microsoft working on high quality 3D face scanning using Windows phones

Microsoft Research has announced it is working on research into 3D scanning for Windows phones, using what it calls Skynet UI (User Interface), which might soon enable people to turn physical objects into high-quality 3D models with the normal RGB camera on mobile devices and cloud processing. M...

Staples testing in-store 3D printing in New York and Los Angeles

Photograph by Evan Agostini/Invision for Staples/AP Photo Staples has launched an in-store 3D printing service in New York and Los Angeles on Thursday. Customers can walk in, play with the printers, and have Staples print out objects on-site or on-demand. This is Staples' pilot program and if it...