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High School Student Upgrades His Wheelchair Using 3D Printed Parts

7 days ago

Sixteen-year-old innovator Mohammad Sayed decided that his wheelchair needed to be more useful. Having previously designed and added an interchangeable laptop tray and canopy along with classmates for a school…

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Frame Secures $10 Million to Put All of Your Apps (Yes, Including SolidWorks) in the Cloud

7 days ago

The last time we checked in with Frame – the cloud platform that lets users run any software from within their browser – we had the chance to chat with…

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65-Year-Old Surf Legend Creates the World’s Most Sustainable Surfboard Out of Agave

1 week ago

Despite the deep connection to Earth that can be found through surfing waves around the world, the process of creating a typical surfboard is anything but earth-friendly; among other materials…

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New Short Film Documents an iPhone’s Lifecycle from the Phone’s Point-Of-View

1 week ago

For all of the ‘making of’ videos that go behind the scenes of how a product comes to life, it’s easy to forget that the product’s lifecycle goes far beyond…

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Cool Tools of Doom n’ Stuff: Week 26.15

1 week ago

With so many cool things coming out each week, it can be hard to wade through all the rock-awesomeness. With ‘Cool Tools’, we’ve done the hard work for you. This…

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New NERF Blaster Designs Feature Clear Plastic Housing to Reveal Internal Mechanisms

1 week ago

When it comes to staying innovative in an age where toys are being replaced by touchscreen devices and apps, leave it to NERF to keep churning out new ways of…

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Columbia Researchers Develop Software That Converts Any 3D Model into a Rubik’s Cube Puzzle

1 week ago

With Siggraph 2015 coming up in just over a month, researchers and software engineers are gearing up to show off their latest 3D software developments that have been in works…

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Weekly App Smack 26.15: Dark Sky, Ello, Moleskine Journal, Simple Do and More…

1 week 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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MakerOS Is an End-To-End Business Management Platform for Maker Businesses

1 week ago

Running any form of business that revolves around manufacturing can be challenging – especially for small businesses with limited resources and bandwidth. While a well-organized team and sufficient capital investment…

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SolidSmack Radio | Extrude and Be Boss Pt. II

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….