The article focuses on revolutio in three-dimensional printing through the implementation of multi-jet fusion technology. It refers to SICAM Corp. founded in 1990 and specializing in 3D printing which uses a multi-jet fusion machine to make 3D printing technology a more viable option. It highlights a comment by Rob Hassold, CEO and founder of Cimquest Inc., regarding the multi-jet fusion technology.
In this article, the author discusses importance and benefits of brand differentiation. It mentions differentiation creates interests and values of the brand among consumers. It also discusses the role of differentiation in shaping organizational behaviors and habits. It mentions efforts of design firm IDEO in brainstorming and rapid prototyping.
Central Penn Business Journal. 7/13/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p11-11. 1/2p.
CORPORATE growth, CORE competencies, MICROSOFT Corp., NEW product development, and RAPID prototyping
The article presents the author's views on growth initiatives for businesses with reference to Microsoft Corp's decision to charge 6.2 billion dollars to write down the value of aQuantive, an online advertising agency it bought five years ago. He comments that a strong core competence in the target product, service or market should be the focus for the average business trying to grow via new products, new markets or acquisition.
GONCALVES da Silva, Bruno, NEW Jersey Institute of Technology, HYDRAULIC fracturing, MAKERSPACES, and CHAVEZ, Aristides
The article focuses on a device designed by Bruno Goncalves da Silva, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), to be used in a fracking study. It states that the device is the first scientific instrument to be fabricated at Makerspace prototyping facility at NJIT. It also mentions that Goncalves da Silva teamed with lab specialist Aristides Chavez for the study.