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12/7/2015
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Comic: Bad Holiday Gift Ideas

One gift that will not be making any holiday shopping guides this year.

So close to a good idea, and yet so far away.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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StaceyE
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12/31/2015 | 3:47:53 PM
Re: You jest but...
This is very true. If you could use everyday recyclables to print in 3D that would be really cool. 
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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12/31/2015 | 3:45:55 PM
Re: 3D Dustballs
no doubt...regular dustballs are bad enough as it is. This would definitely be re-gifted..lol
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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12/31/2015 | 3:44:27 PM
Re: Recycling
Reminded me of a lady that was on the news years ago because she was spinning yarn and making clothes from the shedded hair of her many (many) cats....gross...
Gigi3
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12/28/2015 | 3:32:08 AM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers
Welcome, Technocrati
Technocrati
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Technocrati,
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12/15/2015 | 1:10:48 PM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers

@Gigi3    Thanks for the tip.   I will check it out.

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Gigi3,
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12/14/2015 | 11:21:11 PM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers
Technocrati, that's ok. All such latest info's are available with Design news. It's good to be have a free membership with design news.
Technocrati
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Technocrati,
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12/11/2015 | 12:54:21 PM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers

@Gigi3    Thanks for the information, I had no idea !

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Gigi3,
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12/9/2015 | 11:37:56 PM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers

"What is taking so long for this technology to revolutionize the World economy ?  who needs to trade when we can just recreate with a 3D printer ? "

Technocratie, 4D & 5D are already in market for better printing.

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Whoopty,
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12/9/2015 | 7:17:26 AM
You jest but...
As much as this is a joke post, being able to use different materials for 3D printing - potentially even breaking them down and creating standard building material - would be an amazing upgrade to current technology and one that could be used in the future perhaps. 
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12/8/2015 | 4:05:21 PM
Re: Speaking of 3D Printers
Yet another use for a 3-d Printer. Well done!
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