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Surprise: 3D Printing Won't Be Closing Any Factories Down

Surprise: 3D Printing Won't Be Closing Any Factories Down | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
On-demand objects may change the world, but they will never wipe out traditional, large-scale manufacturing.
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Luke Spooner's curator insight, October 9, 2013 8:00 AM
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Computer Graphics World - London Science Museum to Feature First 3D Printing Exhibit

Computer Graphics World - London Science Museum to Feature First 3D Printing Exhibit | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
London Science Museum to Feature First 3D Printing Exhibit - This story is about Stratasys announcing that the London Science Museum will feature 150 3D printed miniature models of visitors in its new exhibition.
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3D Printing Makes Meaning, Not Just Products

3D Printing Makes Meaning, Not Just Products | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Women 2.0 Conference speaker and Shapeways co-founder Marleen Vogelaar talks about how 3D printing is putting the soul back into manufacturing.
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Zim Is A 3D Printer For The ‘No Muss, No Fuss’ Mainstream | TechCrunch

Zim Is A 3D Printer For The ‘No Muss, No Fuss’ Mainstream | TechCrunch | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Zim is a 3D printer, currently seeking crowdbacking on Kickstarter, that doesn't look like it wants to extrude plastic all over your settee.
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You've Never Seen A Toothbrush As Crazy As This

You've Never Seen A Toothbrush As Crazy As This | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Dentists say you're supposed to brush your teeth for 2 minutes at least twice a day. (We know you don't actually do this.
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Peachy Printer Kickstarter Promises $100 3D Printer and Scanner – Can They Do It?

Peachy Printer Kickstarter Promises $100 3D Printer and Scanner – Can They Do It? | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
3D printers tend to blow up on Kickstarter. And one of the latest, the Peachy Printer, is no exception. The project's raised almost C$500,000, about ten times its original goal.
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3D Printers in Supermarkets? > ENGINEERING.com

3D Printers in Supermarkets? > ENGINEERING.com | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Tesco plan would see shoppers pick up 3D prints with their groceries
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3D printing expands at NDSU | The Jamestown Sun | Jamestown, North Dakota

3D printing expands at NDSU | The Jamestown Sun | Jamestown, North Dakota | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
For students in North Dakota State University’s architecture and landscape architecture program, if you can dream it, you can print it.
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NASA to launch 3D printer into space to help supply astronauts

NASA to launch 3D printer into space to help supply astronauts | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
NASA is preparing to launch a 3D printer into space next year, a toaster-sized game changer that greatly reduces the need for astronauts to load up with every tool, spare part or supply they might ever need.
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NIST Awards $7.4M in Grants for AM Research

Benefits of additive manufacturing include producing goods quickly, greater customization and complexity, and less material waste.
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You, Too, Can 3D Print Your Own Robot [VIDEO]

You, Too, Can 3D Print Your Own Robot  [VIDEO] | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Intel futurist Brian David Johnson has big plans to bring to tools for building robots to everyone. Making it possible: 3D printing.
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3D-Printing Fine Art Fakes Is Here to Stay

3D-Printing Fine Art Fakes Is Here to Stay | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Not willing to let Fujifilm own the 3D-printed fine art reproduction market, Canon's Océ Group--responsible for the company's professional large format printers--is working with Dutch researcher Tim Zaman on a similar approach to accurately...
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3D printers get cheaper, faster - and more mainstream

3D printers get cheaper, faster - and more mainstream | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
It is four years since the launch of Makerbot, the DIY 3D printer. But can the latest devices demonstrated this week at New York's Marker Faire finally get 3D printing out of the garage and into the home?
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Manuel Muehlbauer's curator insight, September 26, 2013 2:57 AM

A 3d-printer in every home ???

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3D Printing Is Key to the Final Frontier: Video

3D Printing Is Key to the Final Frontier: Video | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
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Gartner Estimates Home 3D Printer Shipments Will Grow 49% This Year | TechCrunch

Gartner Estimates Home 3D Printer Shipments Will Grow 49% This Year | TechCrunch | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
While I'm wary of analyst reports that offer exact figures, Gartner expects 56,507 sub-$10,000 3D printers to ship in 2013, a 49 percent jump over last year. They also expect 98,065 units sold in 2014 and double that in 2015.
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3D printer put through its paces - Telegraph

3D printer put through its paces - Telegraph | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
3D printers have produced guns, space food, and even human body parts but the Telegraph's Harry Wallop had a more modest aim – to create a vital missing piece for his son's train set.
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3D printing live: Guess the royal baby christening gift - Telegraph

3D printing live: Guess the royal baby christening gift - Telegraph | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Watch live as The Telegraph attempts to print a gift for Prince George's christening using a new household 3D printer. Can you guess what it is?
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BizTimes: Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin Business News | BizTimes

BizTimes: Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin Business News | BizTimes | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
BizTimes, 126 N. Jefferson Street, Suite 403, Milwaukee, WI 53202 414.336.7114, editorial@biztimes.com
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7 whacky things made by 3D printing

7 whacky things made by 3D printing | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
3D printed fabrics for the very first time. 6 Cars: Ecologic, a 3D design firm, has started constructing 3D cars named 'Ubree' that are strong as steel but
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3D print your own little piece of Norway with Terrafab

3D print your own little piece of Norway with Terrafab | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Here's a bit of fun. Terrafab is a web app that uses a simple, familiar map interface with which visitors can select their favorite piece of Norway to 3D pr...
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Lumifold's low-cost portable 3D printer exceeds crowdfunding target

Lumifold's low-cost portable 3D printer exceeds crowdfunding target | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
This backpack-sized 3D printer has already smashed its $1,500 target on Indiegogo – so can we really expect it to take off? By Samuel Gibbs
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Additive Manufacturing Industry Needs Standards > ENGINEERING.com

Additive Manufacturing Industry Needs Standards > ENGINEERING.com | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Two grants awarded to develop performance measurements
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Windows 8.1 to offer easy, intuitive 3D printing for everyone

Windows 8.1 to offer easy, intuitive 3D printing for everyone | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Printing in 3D will soon be as easy as printing in 2D, and we have Microsoft to thank for it.
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Forget Plastic: Molten Metal 3D Printers Are Coming

Forget Plastic: Molten Metal 3D Printers Are Coming | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Father-son team has developed a printer that squirts out droplets of molten metal, similar to how a desktop printer spits out ink.
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Eddy Castro's curator insight, September 27, 2013 11:16 AM

New ideas, new opportunities

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IP Law and 3D Printing: Designers Can Work Around Lack of Cover | Innovation Insights | Wired.com

IP Law and 3D Printing: Designers Can Work Around Lack of Cover | Innovation Insights | Wired.com | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Image: makerbot/Flickr Existing intellectual property laws don?t exactly cover 3D printing. Intellectual property rights holders should become aware of
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