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A New Spin On 3D Printing Can Produce an Object In Seconds

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: A 3D model is sliced up into hundreds of 2D horizontal layers and slowly built up, one layer at a time. This layer-by-layer process can take
IT Guy Performs Printer Exorcism and It Works

IT Guy Performs Printer Exorcism and It Works

People have such a limited understanding of technology that the office tech support person can seem like a literal godsend. IT has to deal with some of the worst tech support gore around, and managers

Gary Starkweather, Inventor of the Laser Printer, Dies At 81

Gary Starkweather, engineer and inventor of the first laser printer, died on December 26 at the age of 81. The New York Times reports: Mr. Starkweather was working as a junior engineer in the offices

MIT Scientists Made a Shape-Shifting Material that Morphs Into a Human Face

An anonymous reader quotes Ars Technica: The next big thing in 3D printing just might be so-called "4D materials" which employ the same manufacturing techniques, but are designed to deform over time

The World's First Village of Affordable 3D-Printed Homes Is Now Complete

MikeChino shares a report from Dwell: In Tabasco, Mexico, a family living below the poverty line recently visited their future home: a 3D-printed, 500-square foot structure with two bedrooms, one

Ask Slashdot: Will We Ever Be Able To Make Our Own Computer Hardware At Home?

dryriver writes: The sheer extent of the data privacy catastrophe happening -- everything software/hardware potentially spies on us, and we don't get to see what is in the source code or circuit
Even in 2019, your life would be easier with a reliable printer

Even in 2019, your life would be easier with a reliable printer

TL;DR: The Brother Compact Monochrome Wireless Laser Printer (HL-L2350DW) is on sale for $89.99 for Black Friday/Cyber Monday at Amazon. That's 25% off, saving you $30. It's 2019, and printers might

HP Has a Good Quarter, While Xerox Plans to Go Hostile

Wall Street was pleased with HP's latest quarterly results, while Xerox continues with its plans to take over the larger company.

HP Has a Good Quarter, While Xerox Plans to Go Hostile

Wall Street was pleased with HP's latest quarterly results, while Xerox continues with its plans to take over the larger company.

Google Cloud Print will be discontinued soon

Google’s Cloud Print may be old technology but it still is in beta since its launch in 2010. We were wondering what are Google’s plans with it but now we’re learning support will end by the 21st of

Google Is Terminating Google Cloud Print

Google has announced that Cloud Print, its cloud-based printing solution, is being retired at the end of next year. 9to5Google reports: The announcement comes in the form of a support document for

Google Cloud Print follows Reader and Inbox to the trash heap after 2020

If there's anything Google loves as much as launching interesting new projects (say hello to Stadia and Duplex on the web!), it's killing them off after a few years, and now we have an end date for
Google Cloud Print will shut down after 2020, following 10-year beta period

Google Cloud Print will shut down after 2020, following 10-year beta period

Printers are universally terrible, but Google Cloud Print was a noble (and largely successful) effort to make them better. The service allowed people to connect printers to their Google account,

HP Inc. Board of Directors Rejects Xerox’s Takeover Bid

HP Inc. was particularly concerned about Xerox's declining sales.

HP Inc. Board of Directors Rejects Xerox’s Takeover Bid

HP Inc. was particularly concerned about Xerox's declining sales.

New Micro 3D Printing Technology Wins Prestigious NZ Engineering Award

Long-time Slashdot reader ClarkMills quotes New Zealand's Innovation Agency:New 3D printing technology creating highly detailed objects, smaller than a strand of human hair, has won the 2019 ENVI

HP Inc.’s Printing Woes Were Years in the Making. Then Xerox Swooped In

Xerox's bid for HP Inc. comes amid HP''s shrinking printing business.

HP Inc.’s Printing Woes Were Years in the Making. Then Xerox Swooped In

Xerox's bid for HP Inc. comes amid HP''s shrinking printing business.

Xerox Reportedly Offers HP Inc. $22 a Share to Take Over the PC, Printing Giant

Xerox is reportedly offering HP Inc. $22 per share as part of its proposed plans to takeover the personal computer and printing giant.

Xerox Reportedly Offers HP Inc. $22 a Share to Take Over the PC, Printing Giant

Xerox is reportedly offering HP Inc. $22 per share as part of its proposed plans to takeover the personal computer and printing giant.