Open Bionics bags UK James Dyson Award for affordable 3D-printed prosthetic hand design

Open Bionics is 2015’s UK winner of the prestigious James Dyson Awards for the design of its 3D-printed prosthetic hand. Designer of the prosthetic hand, Joel Gibbard, a robotics graduate from Plymouth University, claims that the hand can be produced in mere 40 hours; and with a price tag of less than £1,000. It is seen ...

Prynt lets you print selfies in seconds right from the phone

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A French start-up dubbed Prynt has developed a new smartphone case that packs a built-in printer capable of printing selfies right from the phone in less than a minute. The printer is in turn connected to the smartphone via Bluetooth and can produce a photo in about 50 seconds. The developers say their case will soon be ...