The Hottest Trend in 3D Printing Could Change the Way You Buy Running Shoes
Customized shoe insoles and orthotics are among the newest products to be created using 3D printing machines, and companies such as Nike (NKE – Get Report) and New Balance have partnered with technology companies to create 3D-printed … Read more on TheStreet.com
The B-Creative 3D Printer, Now on Kickstarter, May Be the Easiest-to-Use …
I know a lot of people who see 3D printing as a complicated, inaccessible technology that they'd never be able to figure out. “I'm terrible at computers.” “I know nothing about programming or design.” It's true that for some 3D printing applications, a … Read more on 3DPrint.com
Qualup develops professional Delta 3D printer for Maped; expected to launch in …
In October 2015, French 3D printing company Qualup SAS, manufacturer of the SpiderBot line of delta 3D printers, signed an agreement with global office and school supply company Maped to design and create a next-generation, professional-grade 3D … Read more on 3ders.org (blog)
Adam Beane Industries Teases a New 3D Printer Filament You Can Sculpt
It's proven itself to be a wonderful artistic medium; we've seen some amazing, beautiful sculptures created with 3D printers. Most of the creative work, however, comes before the piece is printed. The design is done on a computer; you don't get that … Read more on 3DPrint.com
The 3D printer carving out a new curriculum
A team of engineers, robotics experts and industrial designers is developing a design and manufacturing curriculum for Australian primary and high schools based around a 3D printer they hope will revolutionise how Science Technology Mathematics and … Read more on Sydney Morning Herald
Down The Hype Cycle: A 3D Printer In Every Home?
When he famously said “There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home” in 1977, Ken Olson, founder of Digital Equipment Corporation, certainly wasn't expecting a reality like the one we live in today. In less than half a century … Read more on TechCrunch
3D Brooklyn makes 3D printer filament out of non-recyclable plastics
Most of the single use plastic that comes into our lives can be recycled, but there are some items like chip and snack bags that can't go in the recycling bin. 3D Brooklyn has partnered with Terracycle, the company known for recycling materials that … Read more on Treehugger
Can 3D printing help us to eat healthier?
3D printing is the futuristic manufacturing process that takes a digital model and makes it into a solid 3D object by creating and building upon layers of various compounds such as plastic, resin and even metals. 3D food printing works in the same way … Read more on Chicago Tribune
What we think of as 3D printing, says Joseph DeSimone, is really just 2D printing over and over … slowly. Onstage at TED2015, he unveils a bold new technique — inspired, yes, by Terminator 2 — that’s 25 to 100 times faster, and creates smooth, strong parts. Could it finally help to fulfill the tremendous promise of 3D printing?
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Artist Francesco Pacelli Puts the WASP Delta LDM Clay 3D Printer to Work
Using paste extruders to 3D print in clay and ceramics is a rapidly growing trend due to the ability to create objects that are virtually impossible to make using traditional methods, giving ceramic artists entirely new ways to produce amazing pieces … Read more on 3DPrint.com