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National No-Print Day: Will You Take the Pledge?

Printer maker Toshiba is sponsoring National No-Print Day on October 23, 2012, when it hopes the paperless office becomes a reality. Ironic?

This 3D Printer Can Use Up to 14 Materials, Make 3D Printing More Flexible

Most 3D printers can only handle one material at a time. But the Objet Connex can use up to 14 materials in a single print job.

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Old Dot Matrix Printer Tracks Tweets, Makes Obsolete Tech Almost Useful

Got an old dot matrix printer sitting around? One modder turned one into a DIY Twitter ticker.

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A 3D Printer For Ice Sculptures? Sure, Why Not?

Researchers at McGill University are looking into 3D printing ice sculptures--with remarkable success.

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RepRap 3D Printers Will Soon Self-Replicate Like Bunnies

The RepRap can print out its own parts, which could help drive down the cost for DIY 3D printers.

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DIY 3D Printing: Now Less Brittle With Nylon Extrusion

3D printing is getting more affordable, but printing in nylon will make printouts more flexible and durable.

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Maker Faire 2012: A Gallery of Creations

Robots, Lego cities, music and more -- do-it-yourselfers showcase their ideas, inventions, and gadgets at the annual get-together.

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Ink-flation: Printer Cartridge Prices Are Climbing Quickly

Epson, Kodak, and Lexmark have raised prices on some of their inks--in many instances, faster than the rate of inflation. HP's prices also seem to inch upward when the company releases new models.

HP Announces 'World's First' Portable Multifunction Printer

Hewlett-Packard on Wednesday announced the OfficeJet 150 Mobile All-in-One portable printer, which the company called the world's first mobile multifunction...

Hot Ivy Bridge Chips, GeForce GTX 690, the True Cost of Printers, and Nook News on PCWorld Podcast #137

Are Ivy Bridge chips really hotter than Sandy Bridge? If you buy a cheap printer, will you pay more for ink? Is the new Nook with Glowlight the e-reader to beat?

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Meet Solidoodle, the First Sub-$500 3D Printer

You can now get in on 3D printing on the (relatively) cheap thanks to Solidoodle, the first sub-$500 3D printer.

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Your Printer Could Be a Security Sore Spot

A poorly protected office printer can cause major security headaches. Here's what the threats are, and how you can combat them.

3D Printer Lets You Print Your Own Prescription

Research being developed at the University of Glasgow could see the creation of medicine simplified, thanks to 3D printing.

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