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

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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’

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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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