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Sculpteo demos 3D printable iPhone

Sculpteo demos iPhone LAS VEGAS — There are bazillion different types of iPhone cases out here, and a company here wants to help people make their very own right from their iPhone. Sculpteo, who is presenting at CES Unveiled, is in the 3D printing business and has a product that lets people design and create an iPhone case that captures 3D …

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Simple Design Tweak Makes This Tripod 30% Smaller When Collapsed

Camera  In hindsight it seems like the most obvious way to design a folding tripod’s centre support column, but Giottos’ new Silk Road YTL series are actually the first to use a clever three-way, Y-shaped post making the whole package about 30 per cent more compact when collapsed. Traditional Camera  Compared to the traditional design which simply uses a round tube, …

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Dish declares the death of commercials

Dish declares the death Dish is taking its digital video recorder, the Hopper, national today, and it’s doing it with an ad that declares the death of TV advertisements. The campaign is just the latest salvo in a fight between Dish and the major broadcast networks, including CBS, the parent company of CNET. Dish and the broadcasters are tussling over …

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Asus CEO ‘very optimistic’ about Windows 8 tablets

About Windows 8 tablets Look for Windows 8 tablets to have a strong year, says Asus CEO Jerry Shen. Speaking to the Wall Street Journal in an interview published today, Shen said that his company is “very optimistic about sales for Windows 8 tablets this year,” adding that he believes Microsoft’s support for 7-inch slates will be the central move in …

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Protect your keyboard’s keys from fading into oblivion

Protect your keyboard’s keys Unlike classic keyboards where characters were small decals stuck on generic keys, many modern keyboards, such as those in Apple’s laptops, have keys built for the specific characters. The keys are made of translucent plastic with a black coating so the character can be illuminated with a backlight. This approach to keys offers great advantage in …

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