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Apple's Patent Describes Gesture Control Over 3D Objects [VIDEO]

Apple's Patent Describes Gesture Control Over 3D Objects [VIDEO] | COOL 3DPRINTING | Scoop.it


A new patent filed by Apple describes the possibility of being able to control 2D objects on a touchscreen and moving them into three dimensions.


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Stepping in with the Made Boards Mark 1, the world's first 3D printed sailboard. It is an incredible responsive ride, leaping forward in light wind moments .


The internal structure of the boards are 3D-printed, taking into account specific factors like shape, rigidity and how much the board curves.


The board is then wrapped in bamboo underlayment and a fiberglass shell to stiffen it. MADE's founder Shanon Marks says additive manufacturing — or 3D-printing — lets the company factor in a person's geographic location, atmospheric conditions and the way the individual rides the board.


Marks told Mashable their platform uses social data, performance tracking/journaling and big data to influence design



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http://mashable.com/2013/07/17/smartboards-3d-printed-surfboards/

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3D-Printed Ears Are Now a Reality in China

3D-Printed Ears Are Now a Reality in China | COOL 3DPRINTING | Scoop.it


A 3D printed ear may be more commonplace in the next decade or two. Hangzhou Dianzi University researchers in China have developed a special tissue printer.


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