Adobe recently introduced a new technology: their Project Glasswing. It’s a new mixed reality technology, which connects physical objects with on-screen-editing with Adobes programs such as Photoshop or Premiere Pro. A transparent showcase, which revolutionizes the world of editing and presentation.
Martin Thuo and his team from the Iowa State University have developed a new heat-free technology for flexible electronics. It can be manufactured without damaging the base material and is also suitable for paper.
Sustainability is one of the top trends for 2020. Many established companies and fresh star-ups are working on alternative packaging options. Better Packaging Co, a new start-up from Australia, now aims to reduce amount of plastic waste generated by the eCommerce industry.
Technology of the Future? Interview with Rainer Gebhardt about the drupa touchpoint 3D fab+print – Part 1
Can additive manufacturing processes like 3D printing be described as future technologies? Rainer Gebhardt, Project leader of the VDMA working group Additive Manufacturing, has answered our questions and has given us an overview of the opportunities and potentials.
3D printing is the way forward for the power sector, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. The future technology is proving itself as an effective advancement for wind power and is about to conquer other parts of the industry as well. Siemens, GE, Rosatom and Westinghouse have been early adapters in the industrialization of 3D printing.
How Printing Changes the World: World’s First Community of 3D Printed Homes for Mexico’s Poorest Families
New Story is printing the first 3D printed community worldwide in Mexico. They partnered with ICON, a construction technologies company, in hopes that this catalytic R&D project will influence the global social housing sector as a whole.
Print is not just print. The technology has gone far beyond its original usage and has spread its feelers into other industries such as medicine, pharma, architecture, or nutrition. What is possible today, and what are the opportunities for tomorrow? These are the kinds of questions that dna – drupa next age 2020 will both approach and showcase at the upcoming drupa.
Deborah Corn meets Larry Corwin, president at Rollem International to look at another drupa success story. The company managed to secure international partnerships through exhibiting at drupa: “We're really proud to be a multi-decade participant. I'm not sure what kind of company we would be if we hadn’t exhibited at drupa 25 years ago.”