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Staples Rolling Out Pilot 3D Printing Service

Staples Rolling Out Pilot 3D Printing Service

Ireland’s Mcor Technologies, whose paper-based 3D printing process we wrote about just last Monday, has entered into a deal with Staples’ Printing Systems Division to launch a new 3D printing service called “Staples Easy 3D,” online via the Staples Office Centre. The service will be offered starting in early 2013 in the Netherlands and Belgium only, with plans…

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Dublin Mini Maker Faire:  Dig the Scene

Dublin Mini Maker Faire: Dig the Scene

Check out this fantastic video romp through the first-ever Irish Maker Faire: Dublin Mini Maker Faire. Hosted at Science Gallery on July 14, the event showcased more than 40 makers, and entertained over 5,000 attendees.  The video captures a great range of making:  robots, wearable sculpture, a personal space shuttle, cigar box guitars, and crochet.  […]

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Irish Colcannon Recipe

Trees for the Forest has a really nice, simple recipe for the Irish dish colcannon. It’s mashed potatoes and kale, mixed together. Yum! I found out about it because they eat it in the film “In America,” which is the story of an Irish immigrant family living in New York City.

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Irish Soda Bread with Fennel & Cinnamon

Irish Soda Bread with Fennel & Cinnamon

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up – it’s next Wednesday! If you’re planning an Irish-themed meal, this recipe for Irish Soda Bread with Fennel & Cinnamon on Everybody Likes Sandwiches looks quite nice. Growing up, ours was a pretty standard (but delicious!) St. Paddy’s Day meal: Corned beef, cabbage, potatoes… I don’t even remember having […]

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ArtBots 2008 Dublin – this weekend

ArtBots 2008 Dublin – this weekend

Art meets machine September 19-21 – What: ArtBots: The Robot Talent Show Where: Science Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin Friday, 19, noon-11pm: show open Friday, 19, 7pm & 8pm: Robotic musical performances by Ray Lee as part of Fringe Fest/Dublin Culture Night Saturday, 20, noon-8pm: show open Sunday, 21, noon-8pm: show open Sunday, 21, 6pm: ArtBots […]

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