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Artificial intelligence is already responding to our needs

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Universities rally to fight pandemic

These institutions are a crucial part of the research and development process that underpins South Africa’s life-and-death fight against the Covid-19 outbreak

Walk the talk: Creating the capacity for the fourth industrial revolution

We cannot implement any recommendations without an overarching council to oversee it

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NGO Award including energy transfer, and education and training activities

3D-printed prosthetic limbs: the next revolution in medicine

The process could transform manufacturing and help the 30 million people worldwide in need of artificial limbs and braces.

MakerBot makes material changes with 3D printing

CES in Las Vegas saw MakerBot announce new filaments in wood, stone and metal, as well as MakerBot Professional Services.

Rectron brings MakerBot printers to South Africa

MakerBot, a manufacturer of 3D printers, has chosen Rectron South Africa for the local distribution of its products.

SA joins 3D printing revolution

The economic spinoffs of high-tech ‘additive manufacturing’ are potentially massive.

CES 2014: How 3D printing’s changing lives in S Sudan

Not Impossible, the company using 3D printers to provide hands and arms for amputees in South Sudan, has stunned CES with a life-changing initiative.

We are the future / wear the future

After a lull in new devices, 2014 promises happy geeks plugging into radical technology.

A layered conference

The Rapdasa 2013 conference offers a vibrant and exciting insight into a thriving and versatile industry.

Rapid prototyping in SA

Additive manufacturing has the potential to change lives and today organisations are driving that change for the betterment of our country.

3D-printing takes art into another dimension

An exhibition opening at the University of Johannesburg aims to bring the 3D-printing movement into the public conversation.

Print your own gun: The flip side of 3D printers

While 3D printers will enable us to create everything from keys to cars, they may also enable criminals to create their own guns and commit fraud.

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