Personal Panther 3D Printer is Made from High-Grade CNC Components

April 24, 2013 by  
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The Singapore-based team behind the Portabee 3D printer recently launched a new personal Panther 3D printer made from parts of CNC machines. Touted as a “personal 3D printer that takes personal 3D manufacturing to the next level,” the cheap, entry-level device is built for precision output, utilizing a rigid and durable chassis constructed of aluminium with stainless-steel components. Read the rest of Personal Panther 3D Printer is Made from High-Grade CNC Components Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 3d modeling techniques , 3d printer , 3D Printer ideas , 3D printing , 3d printing technology , Design Software , digital fabrication , Panther 3D printer , personal 3d printer , Portabee 3D printer        

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3D-Printing Technology Creates Complex Legal Issues, Expert Warns

December 12, 2012 by  
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Speaking at It’s Nice That: In Progress conference last Friday, technology journalist Adrian Mars addressed questions of liability, safety and intellectual property rights. “What if you 3D print a car and somebody and it causes an accident due to a design fault or a computer design fault?” Mars questioned, referring to the number of legal challenges 3D printing technology is facing. Read the rest of 3D-Printing Technology Creates Complex Legal Issues, Expert Warns Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 3d modeling techniques , 3D models , 3d printing technology , design copyrights , Design Software , It’s Nice That: In Progress , Penrose Triangle , software patents , Ulirich Schwanitz

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Exploring the Sustainable City With Harvard’s Ecological Urbanism iPad App

December 12, 2012 by  
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A new free iPad app is taking an iconic vision of sustainable cities and making it accessible to millions of tablet users in an interactive format. The Harvard Graduate School of Design has released an Ecological Urbanism app that provides access to the content of its 2010 book Ecological Urbanism , edited by Mohsen Mostafavi and Gareth Doherty. The new app provides a way into not only the original content of Ecological Urbanism but also into the increasing volume of research and discourse that the book has stimulated since its publication. Read the rest of Exploring the Sustainable City With Harvard’s Ecological Urbanism iPad App Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , app , application , Architecture , Design school , eco design , ecological urbanism , green architecture , Green Building , green design , harvard , iPad , second story , Sustainable Building , sustainable cities , sustainable design , Urban design

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US National Intelligence Council Warns That Climate Change Could ‘Stoke International Tensions’

December 12, 2012 by  
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Photo from Shutterstock At the beginning of the year, climate change was declared a threat to national security by fifteen leaders of the US Armed Forces. Now, their warnings have been heeded by the US National Intelligence Council who have stated that climate change has the potential to “stoke regional instabilities and fuel international tensions”. Read the rest of US National Intelligence Council Warns That Climate Change Could ‘Stoke International Tensions’ Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative energies , Climate Change , fossil fuels , global warming , international tensions , military , natural resources , us military , US National Intelligence Council , world war III

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WE MAKE CARPETS Arrange Dull Household Items into Eye-Popping Carpets

December 12, 2012 by  
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Autodesk brings more sustainable design tools into the cloud

March 27, 2012 by  
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The design software giant introduces a slew of new product suites and services for building and infrastructure designers, product manufacturers and creators of digital entertainment.

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How Autodesk Cut its Data Center Energy Use by 62 Percent

February 22, 2012 by  
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The CIO of the sustainbility-minded design software firm walks through the strategy, hardware and software behind a data center retrofit that will save Autodesk $7 million a year.

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How Autodesk Cut its Data Center Energy Use by 62 Percent

February 22, 2012 by  
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The CIO of the sustainbility-minded design software firm walks through the strategy, hardware and software behind a data center retrofit that will save Autodesk $7 million a year.

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Autodesk Unveils Tools for a 360 Degree View of Lifecycle Management

December 1, 2011 by  
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The design software giant introduces a suite of tools that marry cloud computing and on-premise solutions to provide insight into products and building projects from their inception to end of life.

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Scenes from the Ground in Durban

December 1, 2011 by  
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Three days into COP17, there’s a growing awareness that yes, this summit is a big deal — and so far, it’s off to a good start.

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