3-D printers

 Smartphone can hack 3-D printer to steal intellectual property

Smartphone can hack 3-D printer to steal intellectual property

The sophisticated gadgetry in smartphones makes them ideal tools to steal sensitive data from 3-D printers, says a study.

Sep 08, 2016, 18:18 PM IST

Scientists recreate fossils by using CT scans, 3-D printers

Scientists have created precise copies of fossilised bones by using data from computed tomography (CT) scans and three-dimensional (3-D) printers.

Nov 20, 2013, 19:38 PM IST

3-D printers raise concerns over potential misuse for developing plastic firearms

As the three-dimensional (3D) printers make artists` and hobbyists` dream a reality by allowing them to produce virtually anything from garden gnome figures to nuts and screws.

Oct 03, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

3-D printers raise concerns over potential misuse for developing plastic firearms

As the three-dimensional (3D) printers make artists` and hobbyists` dream a reality by allowing them to produce virtually anything from garden gnome figures to nuts and screws, analysts believe that the devices raise serious concerns about their potential misuse.

Oct 03, 2013, 15:33 PM IST

3-D manufacturing in space comes closer to reality

NASA and Made in Space Inc. of Mountain View, Calif., have joined to launch equipment for the first 3-D microgravity printing experiment to the International Space Station.

Jun 01, 2013, 11:33 AM IST