TECHNOLOGY: 'Fab labs' out front in U.S. push to make manufacturing cool Katherine Ling, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 The second of a series on the future of U.S. manufacturing.. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.