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China unveils its first 3-D bio printer

China reveals its first 3-D bio printer to make human body parts, as Patricia Wu reports.

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João Andrade's curator insight, October 7, 2013 4:20 PM

Mission impossible? Not quite...

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How ethical is this???

 

ABC Printsupplies's curator insight, October 11, 2013 1:29 AM

This indicates where 3D printing is eventually going - time for a new liver... just dial it up.

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How Makerspaces Help Local Economies

How Makerspaces Help Local Economies | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
New technologies like 3-D printers and laser cutters have boosted entrepreneurial activity in American communities.
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Stationary Bike Startup Peloton Expands Production And Distribution With $30M In New Funding

Stationary Bike Startup Peloton Expands Production And Distribution With $30M In New Funding | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
 Peloton, the stationary bike startup with a built-in tablet for live streaming cycling classes, has raised $30 million in Series C funding in order to expand brick-and-mortar retail locations and accelerate bike production.
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A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo

A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
The Australian entrepreneurs set out to raise $70,000 for their Flow Hive honey-harvesting system. They have raised 14,720 percent of that goal.
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Artificial hand functions by muscles made of bundles of nickel-titanium wire

Artificial hand functions by muscles made of bundles of nickel-titanium wire | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it

Engineers at Saarland University have developed an artificial hand with muscles made from bundles of ultrafine nickel-titanium alloy wires that are able to tense and flex. Multiple strands of shape-memory wire connect the finger joints and act as flexor muscles on the front-side of the finger and as extensor muscles on the rear.

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Seducir a las tribus: son grupos de jóvenes sub 25 que permiten anticipar las tendencias

Seducir a las tribus: son grupos de jóvenes sub 25 que permiten anticipar las tendencias | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
Hace tiempo que estos grupos de pertenencia de jóvenes sub 25 son instrumento de conexión entre los hábitos de consumo y una oferta cada vez más ávida por aumentar sus ventas. Desde las zapatillas Topper que usan los "rollingas" hasta los energizantes en lata que toman los "skaters", pasando por las gorras de baseball que cubren las cabezas de los "reggaetoneros" y las chombas de marca que lucen los "wachigays", todo es tomado en algún momento por las empresas para definir su portfolio y engordar su masa de clientes.
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In The Future, Spider Silk May Help Grow Your Replacement Heart

In The Future, Spider Silk May Help Grow Your Replacement Heart | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
There’s been a lot of talk lately about how spider silk is this crazy wonder material that may soon find its way into everything from electronics to ultra-strong fabrics. Now, there’s another reason to be excited about spider silk: doctors might one day use the stuff to grow you a new heart.

Growing new organs and tissues outside the body is the bleeding edge of biomedical research. Just imagine: if doctors could grow replacement hearts or kidneys from a patient’s own stem cells, that patient would no longer have to face the agonizing prospect of waiting to find a suitable donor.
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A highly-conductive plastic 3D printing filament, has just hit the market

A highly-conductive plastic 3D printing filament, has just hit the market | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
F-Electric, a highly-conductive plastic 3D printing filament, has just hit the market. This new functional 3D printing filament is courtesy of Seattle-based Functionalize and the vision of its creator, Mike Toutonghi. F-Electric is Functionalize’s first major contribution to the 3D printing world and it’s a pretty big one. This electric filament will allow users to print power connectors, buttons, and circuits embedded into their plastic models.  It opens the door for a whole new world of innovation and creativity.
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Futuro digital en Perú 2014

El reporte Futuro Digital Perú 2014 proporciona una revisión del año digital 2013 y los comportamientos presentados en la conducta del consumido en distintas á…
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12 Industries to Keep An Eye On

12 Industries to Keep An Eye On | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
As technology evolves and startups jump on these advancements, a few industries are fundamentall...
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Why Millennials Understand The Future Of Work Better Than Anyone Else

Why Millennials Understand The Future Of Work Better Than Anyone Else | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
We can learn a lot about the future of work from how Millennials are approaching and redefining their careers.

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How many millennials have you asked lately? 

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Well it's encouraging to know that someone does - @Hazel Tiffany

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El Osinergmin ya usa drones para supervisar actividad minera

El Osinergmin ya usa drones para supervisar actividad minera | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
El Organismo Supervisor de la Inversión en Energía y Minería (Osinergmin) anunció que ha iniciado un programa piloto de supervisión a la mediana y gran minería a través del uso de drones, de acuerdo con Víctor Carlos Estrella, gerente de fiscalización minera del supervisor.
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El MIT publica una de las investigaciones más exhaustivas realizadas sobre MOOC hasta la fecha

El MIT publica una de las investigaciones más exhaustivas realizadas sobre MOOC hasta la fecha | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it

"Una ligera mayoría de los que deciden apostar por la formación a través de los MOOCs lo hacen buscando la certificación y muchos de los participantes, como hemos citado anteriormente, son profesores. Un 57% de los encuestados declaró su intención de obtener un certificado tras finalizar el curso. Además, un 39% de los 200.000 encuestados se identificaron tanto en el pasado como en el presente como profesionales de la enseñanza. Este es un dato a tener en cuenta ya que aunque no se esté interesado en la certificación, existe una profunda demanda de formación de carácter gratuito por parte de los profesionales y los MOOCs cumplen excepcionalmente esta función."


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Para entender una Super Tendencia de la Educación del Siglo XXI

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How to Use Brain Science to Increase Engagement

How to Use Brain Science to Increase Engagement | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
The rapidly evolving world of neuroscience has given us solid scientific confirmation of what most engagement leadership practitioners have known intuitively for many years. That, not surprisingly, there is a direct link between how our brains operate and the level of engagement we experience, whether we are impacted by our work in a positive or negative way. If engagement is a state of higher stimulation with, satisfaction from, and deeper emotional connection with our work, our co-workers and
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A Pair Of Robot Hands To Help In The Kitchen

A Pair Of Robot Hands To Help In The Kitchen | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
 While robots have long been relegated to harsh environments like deserts and nuclear waste dumps, now they will hit the harshest environment of all: your kitchen.
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7 Reasons Blended Learning is The Future of Training

7 Reasons Blended Learning is The Future of Training | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
By: Phil Bickerton, @SaxonsLearning What is blended learning? Organizations should consider training solutions for their employees, as it can not only develop important skills, but also help staff to stay motivated, maintain productivity, and achieve business goals, whilst staying ahead of the competition. There are several different forms of training companies should consider before jumping in. …

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Guided serendipity: On building IBM’s new design studio

Guided serendipity: On building IBM’s new design studio | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
What happens when a company hires 100 designers—simultaneously? In late 2013 IBM did just that when they debuted IBM Design, a dedicated in-house studio. Their design studio director shares a behind-the-scenes look at how the newly formed team has navigated for possibilities rather than outcomes.
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Why a Sleeping Brain Isn’t Exactly Resting

Why a Sleeping Brain Isn’t Exactly Resting | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
There’s new evidence that the brain’s activity during sleep isn’t random. And the findings could help explain why the brain consumes so much energy even when it appears to be resting.

“There is something that’s going on in a very structured manner during rest and during sleep,” says Stanford neurologist Dr. Josef Parvizi, “and that will, of course, require energy consumption.”

For a long time, scientists dismissed the brain’s electrical activity during rest and sleep as meaningless “noise.” But then studies using fMRI began to reveal patterns suggesting coordinated activity.
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Estados Unidos da luz verde al servicio de entregas por drones de Amazon

Estados Unidos da luz verde al servicio de entregas por drones de Amazon | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
La tienda minorista on line logró la autorización de los reguladores federales estadounidenses para probar la modalidad de entrega de paquetes mediante vehículos aéreos controlados a distancia
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DannyChoo's 3D Printed Robotic Dolls

DannyChoo's 3D Printed Robotic Dolls | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
Choo has been using 3D printing to develop a large-scale smart doll inspired by the Chobits anime characters.
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Sub $300 exiii handiii 3D Printed Open Source Bionic Hand is Controlled by a Smartphone

Sub $300 exiii handiii 3D Printed Open Source Bionic Hand is Controlled by a Smartphone | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
As time goes by and technology improves, we are constantly seeing prices for previously groundbreaking technology fall to levels which allow for the adoption
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Facebook's glamorous new headquarters will make you hate your cubicle

Facebook's glamorous new headquarters will make you hate your cubicle | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
The new Facebook headquarters looks like a cross between high-art, 21st century corporate thinking and a child's candy-fueled daydream.
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Crowdfunding’s Continued Maturity Is Empowering Entrepreneurs Like Never Before

Crowdfunding’s Continued Maturity Is Empowering Entrepreneurs Like Never Before | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
One of the core ideas in my latest book Bold is that today, for the first time in history, entrepreneurs have the ability to take on grand, world-changing projects—the kinds that... read more
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Aplicaciones educativas en entornos virtuales: ¿Qué será de los MOOC en 2015?

Aplicaciones educativas en entornos virtuales: ¿Qué será de los MOOC en 2015? | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
En 2008 se conoce el primer curso abierto: Connectivism and Connective Knowledge (CCK8 ), cuyos autores fueron Siemens y Downes, nada más ni nada menos que los precursores de las propuestas teóricas sobre el conectivismo, aunque el término MOOC...

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