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The coolest 3D-printed things at the RAPID conference

The coolest 3D-printed things at the RAPID conference | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
In each of its 26 years, the RAPID Printing & Additive Manufacturing Conference has raised the bar for the level of sophistication of things that can be created using 3D printing techniques. This year's conference in Orlando showcased products ranging from military unmanned aerial vehicles and jet engines to human skull and knee replacements and even a full-sized, working R2D2. Here are some of the more interesting and complex objects that were on hand.
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World's first 3D-printed office building completed in Dubai

World's first 3D-printed office building completed in Dubai | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
3D-printing technology could revolutionize architecture in the coming years, allowing designers to literally click-and-print buildings. A step forward in the field comes via Dubai, where what's hailed as the world's first 3D-printed office was recently completed.
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15 empleos que podrían desaparecer o cambiar considerablemente con la llegada de las nuevas tecnologías

15 empleos que podrían desaparecer o cambiar considerablemente con la llegada de las nuevas tecnologías | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it

"Algunos expertos llevan años alertándonos de una inminente desaparición de numerosos puestos de trabajo, en los que los humanos serán reemplazados por la llegada de nuevas tecnologías. La más evidente y esperada, es el reemplazo de mano de obra en las grandes fábricas como consecuencia de la automatización, pero no la única. Los últimos avances en ciencias de la computación, inteligencia artificial y aprendizaje automático, combinados con el análisis de los grandes repositorios de datos (big data) y la llegada del Internet de las cosas, han abierto considerablemente el abanico de profesiones que podrían verse afectadas,"

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Foxconn replaces '60,000 factory workers with robots' 

Foxconn replaces '60,000 factory workers with robots'  | Managing Technology and Talent for Learning & Innovation | Scoop.it
Apple and Samsung supplier Foxconn has reportedly replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots.
One factory has "reduced employee strength from 110,000 to 50,000 thanks to the introduction of robots", a government official told the South China Morning Post.
Xu Yulian, head of publicity for the Kunshan region, added: "More companies are likely to follow suit."
China is investing heavily in a robot workforce.
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