Fashion industry ‘turning to new technology’

The fashion industry is increasingly turning to new computer technology to help create their latest designs. It was noted by 3D Focus that one area that has proved to be highly useful is computer-aided design tools that allow individuals to develop virtual models of...

Pinterest sees user base double in first quarter

Social networking site Pinterest, which allows users to share images on a virtual noticeboard, has experienced a significant spike in interest in the past three months. This is according to data complied by marketing agency Tamba, which revealed the number of unique...

HP demonstrates printer recycling methods

Printer manufacturer HP has been demonstrating its efforts to improve the environmental impact of its products by highlighting the processes it uses to recycle empty ink cartridges. The company invited PC Mag to take a tour of its facility at Smyrna, Tennessee –...

NZ business turns old toner into paint

A company in New Zealand has come up with an innovative way of reusing old printer supplies by turning toner cartridges into paint. Owner of Toner Recycling (TRC) Wayne Grieve explained that while reusing the metal and plastic from the consumables is straightforward,...

More firms look to incorporate technology into fashion

Google's recent unveiling of prototype glasses that incorporate augmented reality features may lead to several other companies bringing forward their own plans for wearable technology. The internet firm debuted the gadget, dubbed Project Glass, earlier this month...