3D Printing

By pianozen | The latest information on this rapidly evolving technology

3D Printed Animotus Is a Handheld Smart Cube That Guides the Visually Impaired through Touch

We’ve followed numerous 3D printed innovations that have been created for the purpose of helping the visually impaired, from navigational-oriented …

3D Printing

Poetry Infinity: The New Superfast 3D Printer by IRA3D

Ira3D is an italian Start-up founded in 2014 whose value lies in the production of 3D printers, and innovative and sophisticated tools able to …


It’s Like Walking on Air With These 3D Printed Shock-Absorbing Shoes

We’ve seen 3D printed shoes before–what is interesting to note is that these stories are becoming increasingly common as the technology becomes more …


World’s First Attempt to Transform 3D Printed Nano Materials to Create Light Weight Objects

Researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) signed a strategic partnership with Autodesk, an American multinational software …


WonderLuk online file sharing platform to launch 3D printed jewellery pop-up

Aug 27, 2015 | By Simon

Although it might appear that there are downloadable products for seemingly anything that you could want on a range of file …


The Electron 3D Prusa i3 3D Printer Kit - Great Package Deal

The Prusa i3 (iteration 3) is the newest and most current 3D Printer design by RepRap Core Developer Prusajr. This printer is fully open source, easy …

3D Printing

Cognionics Uses Taulman 3D’s Nylon 3D Printing Filament to Build EEG Systems

Cognionics builds and designs “mobile biopotential sensing systems” which range from non-contact ECG harnesses to high density, dry EEG headsets.The …

3D Printing

More fashion designers turn to Ultimaker to bring 3D printed fashion designs to the catwalk

Aug 27, 2015 | By Simon

It’s no secret that 3D printing was set to make a splash on the fashion scene, however the size of that splash was - and still …

Fashion Design

RedWorks seeks to 3D print housing on Mars using in situ resources & generative design-based 3D printing method

Aug 25, 2015 | By Simon

Ever since man first landed on the Moon, it’s hard to argue that the last two years have seen some of the most exciting …


The Cosmogony 3D printed prosthetic hand features a built-in space-themed game

Aug 25, 2015 | By Simon

It’s been said before but it deserves being said again: one of the best applications for 3D printing has been in allowing …

3D Printing

3D Printed Genetic Models May Help Find Future Cancer Treatments

There is so much to know about the complexity of life that has already been discovered and yet there is an even greater amount that still remains to …

Scientific Research

MobileFusion: Microsoft project turns any smartphone into a 3D scanner | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News

Aug 24, 2015 | By Simon

Within the past few years, low-cost object scanning has become increasingly popular thanks in no small part to the increased …

3D Scanners

Lumi Industries Launch Multitasking Resin 3D Printer with Laser Engraving

By Davide SherAfter successfully completing two campaigns on Indiegogo for its ultra-low cost photopolymer-based 3D printers, Lumi Industries is now …


MIT closing in on Holy Grail with MultiFab 3D printer - prints 10 different materials in a single print run

Aug 24, 2015 | By Alec

While there are obviously some personal variations here and there, the vast majority of 3D printing engineers have in some way …

3D Printing

Kid Gets Awesome New Bionic Hand, Reminds Us Not Everything is Garbage

The stock market is tanking, North and South Korea are on the brink of war, and a cartoon character from a dystopian future is the most popular …


Aurora Labs low-cost 100 times faster metal 3D printer gains interest from NASA

With the rise of metal-based 3d printing for creating everything from ready-made race car parts to parts used in aerospace and rocketry, it’s no …


Melissa Ng Unleashes Her Metallic Finished 3D Printed Masks & They are Amazing!

I personally take a liking to costumes, whether it be a cosplay design of a well-known character from a movie, video game or comic book, or just a …


Breakthrough Glass 3D Printing Platform Unveiled by Neri Oxman & MIT

By Michael Molitch-HouGlass 3D printing holds a great deal of potential, not just for creating intricate home decor and lighting solutions or even to …

3D Printing

WASP & Gianluca Pugliese Use 3D Printer To Paint With Light

Gianluca (Owen) Pugliese is an artist who uses a variety of materials and 3D technology to create his pieces, but of late, his principal material has …

3D Printing

Dad Designs 5 Iterations of 3D Printed E-Nable Hands for 8-Year-Old Son

By Michael Molitch-HouUltimaker is in the process of sharing some of its case studies to demonstrate the potential for their desktop 3D printers and …

3D Printing

Gizmo 3D DLP printer now capable of 3D printing teeth, features improved software & metal embedding options

Aug 17, 2015 | By Alec

Active members of the 3D printing community will doubtlessly recall the uproar caused a few months ago, when the …

3D Printing

3D Printed BioKnit Shoes Aimed at Simplifying Manufacturing and Recycling

Designer Ammo Liao moved from his home of 28 years in Tainan, Taiwan where the buildings and culture inspired him to develop his design skills, and …


EVX Ventures unveils the Immortus solar powered sports car built from 3D printed components

As we continue to refine how solar energy is used to power the many things we use on a day-to-day basis, it’s only natural that the conversation …

Renewable Energy

Researchers Redesign the Conventional Battery Via 3D Printing

And finally–here it comes: the potential of the 3D printed battery. With the excitement and innovations that 3D printing offers the world in massive …


The Devo NEXT 1.0 Extruder is Ready for the NEXT Phase of Desktop 3D Printing

By Davide SherThe need for a truly user-friendly desktop extruder to pair up with intensive desktop 3D printing use in makerspaces and studios has …

3D Printing

Help eNABLE 3D print 1,000 prosthetic hands by September 15th, 2015

These days, it’s difficult to bring up 3D printed prosthetic devices without also bringing up eNABLE, the organization behind the original 3D printed …

Star Wars

11 Companies Leading the 3D Bioprinting Space

Undoubtedly one of the most exciting areas within the 3D printing space is that of bioprinting. Using layer-by-layer fabrication methods, a number of …


VIVASA Design to Transform Lighting Industry with Eco3D PLA Light Diffusion Filament

The interior design and lighting industry is famous for entertaining and wowing us with one new look and concept after another, from modern bohemian …


China's 3DCloud unveils new QiaoKe chocolate 3D printer with a unique solid feed system

Aug 11, 2015 | By Simon

Although we’ve been seeing tons of new filaments and additive manufacturing technologies released over the past few years, …