Technology

*

#techtuesday: 3D printed ceilings, drone attacks, a very modern rubik's cube and lots of robots

Published by

The 3D printed ceiling made from sand

A lightweight concrete ceiling with formwork 3D-printed from sand is among the innovations to feature in an experimental robot-made house built by university ETH Zurich. The “DFAB House,” currently under construction in Dübendorf, Switzerland, showcases five digital building methods that have never before been seen in architecture, and the concrete Smart Slab is the latest addition. The structure has been computationally designed to use only the minimal amount of material necessary to make it load-bearing and is less than half

 

This content is for members only

Click below to activate your Free Registration

Get Access

Already a member? Login here

 

Comments

More Technology

*

Technology

London’s first ever robotic bartender enters the Barbican

London’s first ever robotic bartender will take up residence at the Barbican this summer as part of the venue’s AI: More than Human exhibition, running from 16 May-26 August 2019. Toni will be installed on Level G offering a variety of...

Posted by: Industry Updates
*

Technology

Apple bites into TV, gaming and news subscription space

Global tech giant Apple has announced further plans for its original video subscription service that will launch later this year along with details of a new gaming platform and news media service. Screen time Apple TV+ will give users access to...

Posted by: Industry Updates
*

Technology

Taking VR beyond eye candy: 3 key pillars of effective storytelling

James Beveridge, MD and co-founder of creative technology company Pebble Studios, talks about how the industry can move on from using virtual reality (VR) for tech’s sake in this Connect London video. He suggests that instead of trying to...

Posted by: Industry Updates