Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news

Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news

Wednesday, December 19

Good morning readers! Here are Chroma’s top picks from today’s tech news. Enjoy the read and follow us for more on our LinkedIn page.

  1. How 3D printers are transforming flying. The next time you hop on a plane, there’s a good chance some of its parts will have been made using a printer.

  2. YouTuber’s glitter bomb tricks parcel thieves. A former Nasa engineer spent six months building a glitter bomb trap to trick thieves after some parcels were stolen from his doorstep.

  3. Elon Musk’s boring company unveils first tunnel, station and elevators of futuristic transport system. Elon Musk’s tunnel-digging venture is set to unveil a prototype of its next-generation transport system, complete with “ground to tunnel car elevators”.
  4. Facebook reportedly gave tech giants greater access to users’ data. One search engine was given access to the names of all Facebook users’ friends without their consent, according to documents reviewed by The New York Times.

  5. Apple poached another Tesla engineer, fuelling more speculation about an Apple car. Andrew Kim worked on numerous Tesla vehicles including the Model 3, prompting speculation that Apple could be working once again on making cars.