Tekzilla's Patrick Norton Geeks Out Over 3D Printers At Samsung CES 2014

Tekzilla's Patrick Norton Geeks Out Over 3D Printers At Samsung CES 2014

  • Tekzilla host Patrick Norton joins What's Trending at the Samsung Smart Lounge at CES 2014 to chat about the latest trends the including 3D printers, 4K TVs and convergence tech.

    Norton takes us back to when MakerBot was first debuting 3D printers, and the new tech was getting heat for just being a novelty that prints out toys and tchotchkes. But he notes that once people saw that these machines could actually print prosthetics for small children, that 3D printing was recognized as more of a game-changer.

    He says, "50 cents of plastic gives a child the ability to grasp and grip things." He adds, "Another kid saw the first kid who had a problem with his hand, and he printed his own 3D hand himself with a printer at his school."

    He also tells us about the latest developments with home automation devices. Imagine texting your fridge to see if there's any beer left? And like most other tech experts we've had on the show this week, Norton takes some time to geek out about those 4K TVs and video capabilities.

    Subscribe for more from Samsung CES 2014!

Comment with Facebook

Logan Paul Uses Taser On Dead Rat, YouTube Suspends Ads
Former NBA Player Rasual Butler and Wife Leah LaBelle Killed in Car Crash
Alessia Cara Responds to Backlash Surrounding Her Grammys Win
Mark Salling Dead — 'Glee' Star Dies After Apparent Suicide
Artists Set to Wear White Roses at the Grammys in Support of Time's Up Movement
Jennifer Lopez Teams Up With YouTube Stars to Promote Super Saturday Night
Why Jason Momoa Struggled to Get Work After Game of Thrones
Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino Heads to Miami Following Guilty Plea
Kylie Jenner Covers Stomach in Calvin Klein Ad
Kim Kardashian West Throws Shade at Lamar Odom Over Khloe Kardashian Remarks
Is Gaten Matarazzo Joining Fall Out Boy on Tour?
Kim Kardashian West Welcomes Baby Girl via Surrogate
The Hilarious Reasons Celebs BLOCKED People on TWITTER
Offset Gets Cardi B’s Name Tattooed on His Neck
Selena Quintanilla-Inspired TV Series Is Coming to ABC
G-Eazy Ends Partnership With H&M Over Racially Insensitive Ad
James Franco Addresses Sexual Assault Allegations on Colbert
Meghan Markle Fulfills All Our Royal Family Dreams by Deleting Her Social Media Accounts