American Bookworms Still Love Paper


The death of the printed book appears to have been greatly exaggerated. Nearly three quarters of participants in a recent Pew Research Center study said they had read a book in the last year, largely on paper. Of the more than 1,500 American adults who said they’d read a book in the last 12 months, nearly two thirds had read a print book. That’s more than twice the number who had read an e-book during the period, and more than four times as many who said they’d listened to an audio book.

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Supply chain suggests iPhone orders will rebound this summer ahead of 'iPhone 7' launch

Article Image Forecast trends in the demand for flexible PCB (printed circuit board) parts for iPhones indicate that while iPhone production may be down in the first half of the year, it will likely rebound in the second half as work begins on Apple’s next-generation models.

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Flickr wants to put you inside VR photos

Looking at photos on our flat, rectangular screens may one day seem as antiquated as flipping through printed scrapbooks, or at least it will if Flickr’s latest project works out.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/16/flickr-wants-to-put-inside-vr-photos/

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$1200: The price of (legally) 3D printing your own metal AR-15 rifle at home

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Defense Distributed, the organization that created the 3D printed Liberator pistol, is back with a new way to exploit legal loopholes. The $1200 Ghost Gunner can built a crucial and highly regulated component of the AR-15 assault rifle.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/191388-1200-the-price-of-legally-3d-printing-your-own-metal-ar-15-rifle-at-home

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New video purports to show 3D mockup of 'iPhone 6' with larger, 4.7" display

A new video released Thursday provides a close-up view at what appears to be a 3D printed mockup of Apple’s new, larger iPhone, likely based on recent rumors and leaked schematics of the next-generation device.



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