Marvell launches integrated 3D printer system-on-chip
December 15, 2014 -- Marvell has launched its fully integrated 3D printer system-on-chip (SoC) and software platform. Marvell's technology platform is based on the company's powerful and flexible 88PA6120 SoC, a hardware development kit and full Linux-based software development kit, addressing the unique needs of the burgeoning 3D printer market segment.
3M, Whitepeaks settle dental ceramics coloring patent suit
December 11, 2014 -- 3M has settled a patent infringement lawsuit with Whitepeaks Dental Solutions in Germany involving technology that enables the coloring of ceramic-based dental restorations.
Canadian city sees increase in caries after ending fluoridation
December 10, 2014 -- Dentists and dental hygienists in Calgary, Alberta, say they are seeing rampant caries in children's teeth following a decision to remove fluoride from the Canadian city's water supply three years ago.
Global dental device market to hit $12B by 2020
December 9, 2014 -- The global dental device market is projected to reach $12.7 billion by 2020, propelled by a surge in oral diseases and poor oral hygiene, according to a new report by Ace Business and Market Research Group.
Zimmer proposes package to win EC approval of Biomet deal
December 5, 2014 -- Zimmer Holdings has proposed a remedy package to the European Commission (EC) to facilitate the EC's approval of Zimmer's proposed acquisition of Biomet.
3 tips for investing in new technologies
December 4, 2014 -- In this Second Opinion, Dr. Tony Hewlett looks at the questions all dentists need to ask themselves about what strategic investments for their practice they should make. He offers a commonsense guide on integrating impactful technologies.
Biolase introduces Epic X diode laser
December 3, 2014 -- Biolase has introduced the Epic X diode laser to the U.S. market.
Convergent debuts new version of Solea laser at GNYDM
December 1, 2014 -- Convergent Dental has unveiled an updated version of its Solea CO2 9.3-micron dental laser for hard and soft tissue at the Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM).
Microbrush International acquires Dry Tips
December 1, 2014 -- Microbrush International has acquired Dry Tips from Mölnlycke Health Care. Dry Tips is a brand of moisture control products used in dental procedures.
Sunstar to launch new prophy angles, bone graft system at Greater NY meeting
November 26, 2014 -- Sunstar Americas will spotlight its new Butler Prophyciency disposable prophy angles and Guidor easy-graft alloplastic bone grafting system at the Greater New York Dental Meeting next week.
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