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Top Ten Black Friday Deals for Product Designers and Engineers

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Ahh…there’s nothing like a plate full of sweet potatoes and mounds of stuffing to wash it down. Let’s not forget to mention the eggnog, cranberry, bowls of shelled nuts and…

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Friday Smackdown: Chill Squirrel Gnaw

2 hours ago

The chill was a jagged bolt that cut through the air. Many had fallen on that frozen grass, snowflakes and men, still to this day. Most had expressions of, “Get me a…

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The Revocaster Wants to Bring Mass Manufacturing to Your Desktop

2 days ago

As 3D printing finds its way into solving a myriad of problems ranging from more traditional product development methods to more recent medical applications, there is one trait that leaves…

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Weekly App Smack 20: Things, OfficeSuite 8 Pro, Androidify and More…

2 days ago

Time for another round of apps that cover the spectrum of your beloved mobile device, be it iPhone, Android or Windows! The Weekly App Smack is the best of design…

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Read the Entire Collection of Popular Electronics Magazine (1954-1982) for Free

2 days ago

While Maker, coding and general DIY culture has exploded in popularity over the past 10 years, there was once a time where the only regular industry updates and project builds…

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Free Version of Mischief Infinite Sketch App

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Store this under ‘early Christmas gift’ or ‘app to escape the post-Thursday turkey exhaustion.’ Mischief is now the sketch app from the Foundry, after a mid-November  acquisition of Made with Mischief. They have…

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Incredible Images Highlight the Unbelievable Interiors of Mechanical Calculators

3 days ago

It’s no secret that as we move deeper into digital experiences with our phones, tablets, watches and the like, the human need to connect with more mechanical and manual activities…

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The World’s First Magnetic 3D Printer Filament Launches on Kickstarter

3 days ago

One doesn’t normally associate magnets with plastic…unless of course that magnet is embedded somewhere behind the housing. But what if the plastic material itself was magnetic? As they begin unveiling…

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This Compass Design Sketches Your Digital Files Onto Paper

3 days ago

After years of humans figuring out ways of getting analog sketches into a digital platform, design engineer Ken Nakagaki is reversing that notion and wants us to put our digital…

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SolidSmack Radio | The Road to Autodesk University 2014

3 days ago

This week’s Spotify-powered SolidSmack Radio Playlist brings an entirely new playlist of face-melting great music to help propel you through those laborious, tedious design tasks for the next few days….