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Researchers over at MIT have created a biological silkworm 3D printer that uses 6,500 silkworms to complete an impressive 3D printed polygonal half orb.
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3D printing is still a new consumer technology. there is no arguing that the future of this technology is bright, but there are many ways that you can put your
Since the introduction of 3D printing (additive manufacturing) in the 1980s, the benefits of producing small quantities of complex parts fast is well understood among manufacturing circles.
While I've seen the benefits covered before, this is a thoughtful review of the less obvious.
It shouldn't come as a surprise that 3D printers are helping shoe manufacturers accelerate the prototyping of new shoes. But just how big is that impact? The Financial Times reports that both Nike and Adidas are embracing ...
Companies are continuing to reap the benefits of 3D printing, a decades-only technology that has increased in popularity over the past few years. (3D Printing Helps Ford Cut Production Time on Some Parts by 25% - Companies are con...
Makerbot, the Brooklyn-based 3D printing company, is in talks with Minneapolis/Israel-based Stratasys regarding a possible acquisition according to a source close to the matter.
This article assists someone who would like to add a 3D component to their photography business.
This has been the breakout kid in the world of 3D printing recently. Pirate3D wants to make 3D printing affordable and easy to use for all home consumers. Their solution is the Buccaneer, which allows you to do cloud printing and choose between working from a PC or mobile device.
The manufacturing industry is facing even more disruption with the open source hardware movement.
GE's Immelt Hops Onto 3D Printing Craze Wall St.
3D printing shop to open downtown Evanston Now GetPrinting3D, a retail store selling 3D printers and supplies, will open on the first floor of 820 Davis St.
Jingdong Mall, the largest online B2C market in China, has become the first Chinese retailer to sell 3D printers, starting with the Cube from 3D Systems.
"Anybody who is new to 3D printing will walk away and remember their first introduction as similar to their first experience with Windows on their PC in 1988, or low-cost digital cellphones in 1996, or Google search on the internet in 1999. Truly transformative."
3D printers promise a new world of home-made and customised products. So how do they work and what can they do?
Brands turn to 3D printing for more personalised marketing Marketing Week He adds: [3D printing] has the potential to offer the next leap in social for brands.
3D Printing Shop Makes a Big Move LiveScience.com NEW YORK — MakerBot, a global leader in the desktop 3D printing industry, can now create more replicators after moving to a new factory in Brooklyn that has 10 times more space.
Easton LaChappelle is a self-taught robotics wunderkind. At the age of 14, he built his first robotic hand out of LEGO bricks and recently won second place at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.
How three companies are using 3D printing SmartPlanet.com For GE, 3D printing isn't just helping in the design process. Soon, you might be flying in a plane with a motor made with parts that were 3D printed.
3D printing: from fantasy to reality Southland Times Invisalign uses 3D printing to make each mouthful of customised, transparent braces. Mackenzies Chocolates uses a 3D printer to pump out chocolate moulds.
TCT Magazine China's Plan to Survive the 3D-Printing Revolution: Own the Market Nextgov If 3D printing will up-end manufacturing as we know it, and if China is home to the world's largest and most successful manufacturing industry, it ought to...
I'm part of a movement. We call ourselves Makers because we take ideas and make them into a reality. I started out paper crafting video game characters, but once I got my Gojobit 3D Printer I have devoted myself to ...
using small electrical impulses detectable in the brain, the first ever 3D printed object is created by directing virtual mutations with one's mind.
If you are a practicing patent attorney, it might be a good idea to call up that one copyright attorney you know and invite them out for some coffee. Because it’s starting to look like patents are about to have a copyright-like moment where they get pulled from an esoteric corner of law and thrust into popular culture.
2.5 year old Zoe talks about her 3D Printer
Some people think that the only people who'll use 3D printing are those who own a 3D printer and know how to create 3D files. What about print for pay?