Researchers at MIT perfect 3D printing glass

Neri Oxman, Michael Stern, Chikara Inamura, Daniel Lizardo and Peter Houk, MIT researchers, have devised a 3D printing system that gives the user far more control over the hot glass produced and therefore the final outcome of their product. They published their findings in 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. The creators call the system G3DP2… Read More Researchers at MIT perfect 3D printing glass

Google dismissed over facial recognition lawsuit

Back in 2016 a lawsuit was filed against Google by consumers who claimed their privacy rights had been breached thanks to the search engines photo sharing and storage service. The case was dismissed on Saturday. Chicago district judge Edmond Chang said that “plaintiffs have not suffered concrete injuries” so the case had no bearing. Consumers… Read More Google dismissed over facial recognition lawsuit

CenturyLink outage brings 911 services across the US to a halt

The 911 emergency services that every citizen in the US is reliant upon went down across several states after CenturyLink data centres started experiencing issues. The outage happened on Thursday, some time after 12.00pm ET, and continued through to Friday evening. With 911 services getting an influx of 3,500-4,000 per day in San Francisco alone,… Read More CenturyLink outage brings 911 services across the US to a halt