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Ecuador is on its way to signing in a law that would see the creation of a new government-backed digital currency and simultaneously ban the use of other cryptocurrencies in the country.
Newly patented technology from Apple proposes the use of magnetic resonance to create a power field for charging a variety of nearby devices.
Australian satellite company NewSat expects additional funding will be needed to finance the delayed launch of its Jabiru-1 project.
A communication system that uses radio frequency signals to power connected smart devices has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington in the United States.
With costs decreasing and usability improving, together with the ability to print at ever finer resolutions in a fast-growing range of materials, affordable 3D printers may well repeat the 1980s success of the home computer as they too begin to usurp the older and much more costly 'professional' competition.
South Africa leads the continent when it comes to 3D printing, and most of that is thanks to one small group of hackers.
HP could roll out its 3D printing lineup tomorrow and there's a good argument that the company is too late. Perhaps Stratasys or 3D Systems is the next HP?
Perhaps no technology has been overhyped more than 3D printing in recent years, but that doesn't mean it isn't delivering real disruption. Here's how, and what's still holding it back.
Tech Pro Research's latest survey reveals that a majority of respondents are already using or considering the use of 3D printers in the enterprise. The resulting report also included budget plans, best uses and favored vendors.
When asked whether an emerging technology like 3D printing should be on the CIO's radar, our jury was split down the middle.
3D printing may hold both promise and peril, according to industry experts. Our latest guide looks at how this evolving technology is being used, the benefits it offers, and the concerns it raises.
Consumer 3D printing and bio-printing hog most of the headlines these days, but additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping have a decades-long heritage. Our timeline documents some of the key technologies, companies, products, services and applications involved.
While 3D printing is clearly tech's 'next big thing,' it still has several important factors holding it back from mass adoption. Here are the major obstacles.
In 3D printing, guns aren't the only tricky issues cropping up. The same types of legal and intellectual property issues that have haunted music and movies are about to get a lot broader.
The future of the burgeoning 3D printing industry looks set to be a battle of materials and data, as the industry's emerging players work to create technology with the potential to change the face of the world's manufacturing industry.