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Stories with subject: 3-D technology
  • Va. Tech student finding success in accessories business 
    Updated: May-17-15 1:52 pm

    BLACKSBURG, Virginia - In a world where much of the most appealing new businesses revolve around ever changing high-tech gadgets, some will never let go of the more simple, timeless things.

  • 3 boys saved by customized airway tube made on 3-D printer 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 3:44 pm

    WASHINGTON - In a striking example of how 3-D printers could customize medical care, doctors turned powdered plastic into tiny devices that saved the lives of three baby boys by holding open defective airways so they could breathe - and the implants even expanded as the tots grew.