Company Uses 3D Printing to Create Unique Jewelry Designs

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Fashion entrepreneurs often use their own design sense to develop new products. But Polychemy, a Singapore-based jewelry company, is getting its design cues from another source — big data.

The company uses 3D printing to develop very specific types of jewelry, such as nameplate necklaces in different languages and sports team logo pendants. To get ideas for new items, the company analyzes Google search results. Founder Aaron Issac explained to CNN:

“We’re a very data-driven company; we analyze what people are searching for on Google.

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The Largest Coal Ash Pond in the US: Coal Ash (Part 2)

Watch Part One “Toxic Waste Spill in North Carolina” – http://bit.ly/1G831lu Coal ash, which contains many of the world’s worst carcinogens, is what’s left over when coal is burnt for electricity. An estimated 113 million tons of coal ash are produced annually in the US, and stored in almost every state — some of it literally in people’s backyards. With very little government oversight and few safeguards in place, toxic chemicals have been known to leak from these storage sites and into nearby communities, contaminating drinking water and making residents sick. In the final part of our series, VICE News travels to Pennsylvania, home to the largest coal ash pond in the country, which continues to leak dangerous pollutants out into the community. Watch “Showdown in Coal Country” – http://bit.ly/16LRifW Watch “Petcoke: Toxic Waste in the Windy City” – http://bit.ly/1E2YejO Read “Green Groups Say Another Coal Ash Spill Remains Likely, One Year After North Carolina Accident” – http://bit.ly/1A7dVaC Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideos

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Updating Your Website? Avoid These 4 Common SEO Landmines

Whatever the reason and whatever the scope, you’ve decided to update your website and if you’re going to be successful, you’ll need to pay careful attention to your SEO throughout the process.

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25 Ways to Save Money on Business Travel

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You probably don’t fly first class if you want to save money on business travel. And if you’re checking several websites before booking flights and hotel rooms you’re already doing better than many travelers. But are you doing flexible-date airfare searches before scheduling business trips? That strategy, explained below, can save you hundreds of dollars.

What else can you do to save money on business travel? Use a few of the tricks in each of our five categories of travel savings.

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On The Line with Henry Langston (Trailer)

Henry Langston joins On The Line to answer your questions about his piece: “The Battle for Iraq: Shia Militias vs. the Islamic State.” Watch Live on VICE News: http://bit.ly/ON-THE-LINE Last summer, with Iraq’s army weakened, and the Islamic State advancing on Baghdad, the country’s Iran-backed Shia militias were called on halt the militants’ progress. While successful in combat, their growing influence has led many to fear that the militias threaten the country’s sectarian and political balance. Henry Langston traveled to Iraq for VICE News to witness firsthand how Shia militias are taking the fight to the Islamic State, and to document the fallout of their rise to power. VICE News and On The Line want to hear from you! Let us know your questions for Henry on Twitter with the hashtag #ontheline, or send us a video message on Skype. To send a Skype video message, follow the instructions here: http://bit.ly/1Fpn9lC “The Battle for Iraq: Shia Militias vs. the Islamic State” – http://bit.ly/1CJKHvI Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideos

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