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3d printing and related technologies is rapidly changing how we make things made-to-measure from our own homes.
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Design News - CAD/CAM Corner - 3D Printers' Role Fueled by Content Tools

Design News - CAD/CAM Corner - 3D Printers' Role Fueled by Content Tools | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Along with cheaper, more accessible 3D printers, new content creation tools are helping promote the technology for personal manufacturing.
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Penn Researchers Improve Living Tissues With 3D Printed Vascular Networks Made From Sugar | Penn News

Penn Researchers Improve Living Tissues With 3D Printed Vascular Networks Made From Sugar | Penn News | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
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A Hacked 3D Printer That Scans Your Face, Then Guides Your Hand In Drawing It

A Hacked 3D Printer That Scans Your Face, Then Guides Your Hand In Drawing It | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
We tend to think of art as a distinctly human instinct--the tortured artist, Van Gogh, Young Werther, etc. etc.
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Can 3D printing make it into the mainstream? - TechHive Beta Blog

Can 3D printing make it into the mainstream? - TechHive Beta Blog | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
3D printing is on the brink of great things, but the technology faces a few legal and usability challenges. Here's an overview of the state of 3D printing right now and in the near future.
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The QU-BD Open Source Universal 3D Printer Extruder - Core77

The QU-BD Open Source Universal 3D Printer Extruder - Core77 | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Industrial Design content and community site - articles, discussions, interviews and resources.
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Nervous System Uses 3D Printing to Make Its Bio-Inspired Jewelry | Ecouterre

Nervous System Uses 3D Printing to Make Its Bio-Inspired Jewelry | Ecouterre | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Nervous System offers the perfect fusion of art and technology. The Massachusetts company uses pattern-generating computer algorithms to design its nature-inspired jewelry, emulating everything from rhizomes to dendritic crystals.
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TechCrunch | Nuclear Fusion, 3D Printing, Biomedical Imaging: What Thiel’s New 20 Under 20 Fellows Are Attacking

TechCrunch | Nuclear Fusion, 3D Printing, Biomedical Imaging: What Thiel’s New 20 Under 20 Fellows Are Attacking | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
The dropouts, the misfits and wunkerkinds. The young and the fearless. They come every year to Silicon Valley. And mostly, they have come on their own.

It wasn't until last year there that was a dedicated program for them.
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Culinary Mastermind Meets Geek, Burrito Printing Emerges

Culinary Mastermind Meets Geek, Burrito Printing Emerges | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
There’s lots of cool stuff going on with 3D printers lately, but the BurritoB0t takes the cake--er, burrito.
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Clever the 3D printing is! Yoda helps explain the latest technology innovation

Clever the 3D printing is! Yoda helps explain the latest technology innovation | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
The 3D printing industry - at least for the domestic market - is barely a few years old, but the technology is already signalling an age where we can assemble tools and toys at the push of the button.
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TechCrunch | After Printing Over 1M 3D Objects, Shapeways Raises $6.2M Round Led By Lux Capital

TechCrunch | After Printing Over 1M 3D Objects, Shapeways Raises $6.2M Round Led By Lux Capital | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
3D printing company Shapeways today announced that it has raised a $6.2 million Series B funding round led by New York-based Lux Capital, with participation by existing investors Union Square Ventures and Index Ventures.
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DIY Machine Prints 3D Customized Burritos - PSFK

DIY Machine Prints 3D Customized Burritos - PSFK | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Burritobot is created with open source technology, that can be programmed to build the perfect edible unit.
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3D Printer Prints In High Resolution, Isn't Resolutionary

3D Printer Prints In High Resolution, Isn't Resolutionary | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
This 3D printer can print super complex objects on a tiny scale by using light to build objects from liquid resin.
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'Grow' your own STEAKS! Lab breakthrough could see cuts of meat created using 3D printing technology - and they taste just like the real thing

'Grow' your own STEAKS! Lab breakthrough could see cuts of meat created using 3D printing technology - and they taste just like the real thing | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Artificial, lab-grown steaks that taste and feel just like the real thing could be round the corner thanks to a 3D printing breakthrough at the University of Pennsylvania.
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3D printed, fully assembled, teeny-weeny little cars

3D printed, fully assembled, teeny-weeny little cars | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
This teeny weeny little car is 3D printed, fully assembled, with all its mechanisms in place: These tiny 3D printed cars were printed on the Objet Eden 3D printer and scale down from 4cm in length to a tiny 1cm in length.
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Objet hails 3D printing breakthrough

Objet hails 3D printing breakthrough | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Rapid prototyping specialist Objet has added 39 new digital materials to its Connex range of 3D printing systems, making it the first company to break the 100 materials barrier.
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Print your own car

Print your own car | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
3D printing could change the way we look at scales of production and promote designs based on personal taste and imagination...
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Sculpteo wants to be a 3D Shutterfly - IEEE Spectrum

Sculpteo wants to be a 3D Shutterfly - IEEE Spectrum | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
This French company says it has blasted through the technical barrier that kept the average consumer from embracing 3D printing...
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3D Printing Meets Fine Art - Hit & Run : Reason.com

3D Printing Meets Fine Art - Hit & Run : Reason.com | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
If you take enough pictures from enough angles, you can use photo-stitching software and a 3D printer to produce a duplicate of a sculpture.
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3D Printing, IKEA and the Lessons to Be Learned From the Music Industry

3D Printing, IKEA and the Lessons to Be Learned From the Music Industry | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
If I was IKEA right now, I'd be worried; there's a new technology in town that's going to change their world just as much as the move to digital changed the music industry. That technology is 3D printing.
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Design News - CAD/CAM Corner - Video: Bukobot Advances Open-Source 3D Printing

Design News - CAD/CAM Corner - Video: Bukobot Advances Open-Source 3D Printing | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
The Bukobot open-source 3D printer aims for easier assembly and scalability, offering hobbyists and engineers a low-cost framework for getting started with 3D printing.
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3D Printing, Shapeways, and the Future of Personal Products - Forbes

3D Printing, Shapeways, and the Future of Personal Products - Forbes | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Before I break the news of our most exciting new investment: At my venture firm Lux Capital, we seek startups that seek to change the world—and stakes in them when the stakes are high.
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The Met and MakerBot team up to translate classic works of art into the Thingiverse – New Tech Gadgets & Electronic Devices | Geek.com

The Met and MakerBot team up to translate classic works of art into the Thingiverse – New Tech Gadgets & Electronic Devices | Geek.com | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
Jun.12, 2012 - As part of its continued effort to show the world that 3D printing is a technology that can be both exciting and useful, MakerBot recently joined forces...
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3D Printing - leading the world into the new age of industrial design

3D Printing - leading the world into the new age of industrial design | On 3D-printing and the home factory | Scoop.it
The CEO of Sculpteo discusses how 3D Printing is radically changing the way bespoke objects are designed and manufactured for both businesses and consumers alike...
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