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TECH 17 Dec 2014 | 3:55 PM

3D printing points way to smarter cancer treatment

British scientists have developed a new use for 3D printing, putting it to work to create personalised replica models of cancerous parts of the body to allow doctors to target tumours more precisely.

TECH 23 Dec 2014 | 2:12 PM

Japan scientists develop micro-fine adhesive sensors

Scientists in Japan have developed a sticky sheet of tiny sensors that can be put directly on moving joints, beating hearts or other living tissues.

TECH 25 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM

Samsung gets chic with new smartphones

Samsung has joined forces with French luxury shoe designers Free Lance and Jean-Baptiste Rautureau to bring a haute couture twist to its already fashionable and stylish Galaxy Alpha smartphone handsets.

TECH 16 Jan 2015 | 6:00 AM

Oppo N3: Elegant entry

Fancy shooting selfies with a 16-megapixel camera?

TECH 19 Jan 2015 | 5:00 PM

Japan researchers target 3D-printed body parts

Japanese scientists say they are on their way to being able to create custom-made skin, bone and joints using a 3D printer.

TECH 09 Jan 2015 | 10:00 AM

3Doodler 3D pen gets an update, Kickstarter goes crazy for it

3D drawing was one of the big design trends to take off last year, and it looks like it isn't going anywhere soon.

TECH 20 Feb 2015 | 7:30 AM

High-tech contact lenses zoom with a wink of an eye

Swiss researchers are developing contact lenses that contain tiny telescopes to boost vision and zoom in and out with the wink of an eye.

TECH 28 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Earth Hour: What is the carbon footprint of an e-mail?

Sending a text message or e-mail, eating an apple or watching TV – each of these activities has a different carbon footprint.

TECH 26 Mar 2015 | 3:00 PM

Flexible and bezel-less: Smartphone makers prep next-gen displays

After emphasising display size and definition in the past, smartphone manufacturers are thinking out of the box to appeal to consumers, aided by the latest display technology developments.

TECH 06 Mar 2015 | 3:37 PM

Could your next iPhone be water resistant?

Apple has filed an application with the US patent and Trademark Office detailing a method for "shielding electronics from moisture."