Fortune

YOUR NEXT HOME COULD BE 3D-PRINTED

We’ve been using 3D printers to create everything from novel trinkets to rapid design prototypes. But what about a house? One Texas company wants to make it possible to download and print a livable structure.

YOU COULD ARGUE that 3D printers haven’t lived up to the hype. Delightful objets d’art with seemingly impossible structures are fun but trivial. Sure, the medical community has had

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

Related Interests

More from Fortune

Fortune10 min read
Brexit Goes Dutch
FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016, was the kind of sparkling summer’s day that usually inspires giddy buoyancy in London. On that morning, however, anxiety and distress fell on the city like a lead weight, as the results of the previous day’s Brexit referendum r
Fortune7 min read
Electric Horseman
FOR MORE than a century, Ford Motor Co. has manufactured many millions of vehicles with names like Model T, Falcon, Fairlane, Thunderbird, Taurus, Fusion, and F-150. But ask anyone which brand stands apart from the rest, and you’ll get the same answe
Fortune4 min read
Where There’s Smoke
AFTER A BACCHANALIAN banquet served on two thick planks at The Chase, a chandelier-filled rooftop Dorsia in downtown Toronto, the C-suite squad of Fyllo, a Chicago-based marijuana ad-tech startup, is on the restaurant’s patio for postprandial indulge