The Photon scanner uses laser lines and an HD camera to create the CAD files needed for 3D printing.
As unmanned aircraft becomes more sophisticated, the military finds gaming skills more important than actual flight experience.
The company releases an API guide for developers, creating an opportunity for hands-free public sector apps.
As the next step toward a human/machine interface, Leap Motion's controller could lead to the biggest change for PC users since the mouse, and it could happen sooner than you think.
An MIT engineer is working on developing 3D-printed objects that would change over time -- and even build themselves.
Before the joyrides begin, the agency will send a high-performance modular data center into space to test radiation levels 100 kilometers above the Earth.
Agencies getting into gamification need to know their audience, starting with which of the four types of gamers they want to attract.
While first responders wait for the creation of a single nationwide public safety network, a variety of technologies are already providing interoperability.
The Wave Glider SV3, with room for an 8U rack, not only takes sensor readings but processes the data, only sending back the results.
It was viewed not long ago as the violent realm of teenage activity, but agencies are embracing gamification as a powerful tool for education, training and outreach.
If there has been one thing holding back 3D printing from more widespread use, it was the price of a good 3D printer. That could be changing.
Cool with GPS but lost with a map? Familiar with a typewriter but confounded by speech-to-text? Or do agencies have people who can handle both?
The $25 computer is being put to a number of good uses. Could the public sector do the same?
Where space is at a premium, or security is paramount, data center managers could ponder moving below the surface.