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