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Leave 3D Printing Alone

The Morningside Post | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology
The Morningside Post

I thought John Sarik was trying to shake my hand when we met last Spring at the Columbia Laboratory for Unconventional Electronics (CLUE). Instead he was trying to hand me a small tan-colored plastic figurine of smuggler and rouge Han Solo, of Star Wars fame, frozen in carbonite.

Meet The First U.S. City To Ban 3D-Printed Guns

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology

Philadelphia may be moving a little prematurely, but the city has made it illegal to create a gun on a 3D printer. The city council in the country'...

Somehow, 3D-Printed Guns Just Got Scarier

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.08.2013 | Technology

It had to happen someday. We're just sad it happened so quickly. A 3D-printing company called Solid Concepts has created and tested the first-ever...

The Ultimate 3D Printer

Ben Uyeda | Posted 09.06.2013 | Technology
Ben Uyeda

3D printing, while definitely impressive, is only one of many new manufacturing technologies. We can't expect machines to fix problems that our society hasn't. Even if 3D printers were flawless and cheap they would only print what we tell them to.

The 3D-Printed Rifle Is Getting Stronger By The Week

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.05.2013 | Technology

So far, the Grizzly's growl is worse than its bite, but that may soon change. The second version of the 3D-printed rifle, the Grizzly 2.0, was fire...

WATCH: 3D-Printed Rifle Goes Terribly Wrong

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 07.25.2013 | Technology

A YouTube video posted yesterday shows what is likely the world's first 3D-printed rifle in action. The gun, shown in the video above, looks less t...

Digital Fabrication: More Than the Stuff of Dreams

Michael Sigman | Posted 08.06.2013 | Technology
Michael Sigman

America's economy will suddenly grow by $400 billion -- roughly three percent --on July 31, when the Bureau of Economic Analysis begins to include in ...

3D-Printed Bullets Are Terrifyingly Easy To Make

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.23.2013 | Technology

It was only a matter of time. Now that there is more than one 3D-printed gun, a 3D-printed bullet couldn't have been too far behind. On Sunday, 48...

Someone Just Made An Even Better 3D-Printed Gun

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.21.2013 | Technology

It's just as we suspected and feared. After the first 3D-printed gun was created and released by a company called Defense Distributed, copycat firearm...

WATCH: Colbert Takes Down 3D Gun Toting Texan

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.17.2013 | Comedy

As the gun debate rages on, one development has sparked great interest: The rise of guns created by 3D printers. With this invention, anyone with the ...

Kim Dotcom Not Into 3D-Printed Guns

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.14.2013 | Technology

If there's anyone who believes people should have access to whatever they want online, it's probably file-sharing advocate and Mega founder Kim Dotcom...

2 Reporters Expose 3D Printed Gun Security Flaw

The Daily Mail | Posted 07.13.2013 | Technology

The Mail On Sunday today exposes the massive international security risk posed by a gun that can be easily made with new 3D printers. We built the ...

Bill Maher Sounds Off On 3D-Printed Guns

Posted 05.11.2013 | Comedy

Bill Maher is still trying to wrap his brain around the incredible phenomenon that is the 3D printer, especially the unsettling news that the first 3D...

The Government Can't Kill The 3D-Printed Gun

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.10.2013 | Technology

Just when you thought the 3D gun was dead, it's back. Just Thursday, the company that made the 3D gun blueprints, Defense Distributed, was forced to t...

WATCH: 3D Printing Just Got A Lot More Dangerous

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.07.2013 | Technology

The world's first 3D printed gun fired its first shot on Sunday, according to this video released by Defense Distributed, the controversial company pu...

WATCH: Inside The 3D-Printed Gun Movement

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 03.27.2013 | Technology

The United States' current gun control debate has centered on what type of guns people should legally own and what hoops people should jump through to...

New Project Aims To Create Workable Guns From 3D Printers

Posted 08.28.2012 | Technology

The estimated total number of guns held by civilians in the United States is 270,000,000. Cody Wilson's invention could increase that number. Wils...