Dita Von Teese has unveiled the world's first fully articulated dress produced with a 3D printer. The gown was designed by Michael Schmidt and Francis Bitonti and revealed at the the Ace Hotel in New York.
LEUVEN, Belgium (Reuters) - 3D printing has already changed the game for manufacturing specialized products such as medical devices but the real revolution will come when designers start to rethink the shapes of objects.
Treehugger 3D scanning + 3D printer = Fun Treehugger One of the complaints that is often made about 3D printing in its current state is that it is primarily being used to produce useless plastic tchotchkes that nobody really needs.
Nanoscribe claims world's fastest commercially available nano-3D printer title Gizmag Shoes, robots, houses and prosthetic hands, 3D printing has already gone well beyond the bounds of model making, and biotechnology is another of the new frontiers...
Will 3D Printing Change the World? Gizmodo UK The easy answer: no probably not. But after being shouted out by POTUS himself at the SOTU, 3D printing is slowly, possibly, maybe creeping into a bigger deal for more than just Maker Faire-types.
PBS OffBook made this excellent 7-minute introduction to 3D printing. Much attention has been paid to 3D Printing lately, with new companies developing cheaper and more efficient consumer models that have wowed the tech community.
SlashGear Kinect Fusion looks to make 3D modeling easier Gizmag It wasn't that long ago that constructing 3D models was a painstaking and time-consuming task. These days, devices such as the Lynx A camera are turning it into a point and shoot affair.
Matterport has raised funding to produce a new 3D scanner, but it also has a classic problem--convincing potential buyers that a new type of product is worth both the money and changing the way they usually do business.
At RedEye On Demand, 3D Printed Cars Edge Closer to Production Business Wire (press release) “A future where 3D printers build cars may not be far off after all,” said Jim Bartel, Stratasys vice president of RedEye On Demand.
MarketWatch 3D Printer Stratasys Ends Slide On Q4 Beat, Guidance Investor's Business Daily But key rival 3D Systems (DDD) fell 2.4% Monday morning. 3D Systems tumbled 9% a week ago after revenue fell short of expectations.
Now You Can Get Your Favorite Mountain 3D Printed Gizmodo Now You Can Get Your Favorite Mountain 3D Printed If you want a permanent reminder of an amazing hike, ski trip, or whatever else, here's a good idea: a new website called The Terrainator...