A new bioprinting method has created intricately patterned 3-D tissue constructs with multiple types of cells and tiny blood vessels. Researchers are hopeful that printing living tissue will soon be possible.
We all know what happened to books, music and other forms of creative content that were easily digitized. Are you prepared for what could happen to your brand when 3D printing starts digitizing everyday consumer products? The change will come slowly, but it’s inevitable. Already, printers can produce detailed solid objects, [...]
As 3D printers move from futuristic toy to a viable industry in themselves, most of us are still wondering exactly what sort of everyday function the technology will bring. Maybe, though, the future of 3D printing doesn't have to have concrete
Lego is exploring the possibility of customers making their own bricks and mini-figures using 3D printers as the Danish toymaker tries to adapt to the digital economy. Some Lego fans already make custom figures with websites offering creations as
3D printer maker Stratasys reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Monday morning. It said it will invest more in sales and marketing and in R&D this year.