In a well made geek focused viral proof of concept video, United Kingdom based PA Consulting Group, showed the world that you can build a smaller than a book GSM radio tower for less than $800 dollars using a $35 Raspberry Pi hobbyist Linux computer to do it.
Today in Burbank the ‘House of Mouse’ did what we already know. The king-maker of media has just made Netflix the undisputed king of the streaming over the top video platform wars. In a press release today Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq:NFLX) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) announced a new multi-year licensing agreement that will make Netflix the exclusive U.S. subscription television service for first-run live-action and animated feature films from The Walt Disney Studios.
In a sign of things to come in home fabrication Mcor, the makers of the IRIS color 3D printing system based on plain old paper, say they’ve struck a huge deal with print services giant Staples to supply 3D printing equipment for their numerous print and copy centers.