Design an avatar for Steven Spielberg

Have you ever dreamed of being a big Hollywood star, but haven’t quite managed to catch a break? Well here’s your big chance to make it to the big screen in a Steven Spielberg production, in a way. It won’t be you that gets famous [...]

By | May 24th, 2016|Categories: bodyTop, Consumers, Entertainment|Tags: , |3 Comments

Betting the farm on a Chinese FabLab

Lucio Pentagna Guimares Neto is one of those inspirational men that is constantly looking to change the world. His radical thinking has led to the first maker space in China, a hack vacation farm in Portugal and he is not close to [...]

By | May 21st, 2016|Categories: 3D Printers, 3D Printing, Consumers, Food|Tags: , |2 Comments

Memjet tech to help XYZprinting to the top?

XYZprinting, one of the world’s biggest 3D printer suppliers, has adopted Memjet’s patented printhead technology for its consumer range. Memjet’s Waterfall Printhead technology is designed to increase the speed and affordability o [...]

By | May 19th, 2016|Categories: 3D Printers, 3D Printing, 3D Scanners, Business, Consumers|Tags: , |0 Comments

3dP Will Have Utterly Transformed The World by 2020. Speakers Of The Tech Leadership Conference Say.

Communitech's annual Tech Leadership Conference (TLC) which was held last Thursday, May 12th of 2016 at Bingemans in Kitchener, counted with more than 800 spectators and aims to answer the big questions that the unexpected challen [...]

Sculpteo's 3D Printing Affiliate Program

Sculpteo is a Paris based company that offers a fast 3D printing service which is open to everyone. Their website offers many things, including tutorials, material descriptions and a 3D printing affiliate program. What's that, you [...]

By | May 4th, 2016|Categories: 3D Printing, Business, Consumers|Tags: , |0 Comments

Solving Everyday Problems in the Auto Industry with 3D Printing

Though 3D printing is a rapidly changing industry and area of technology, it is by no means new. Coming to market around the 80’s and within the last 10 years becoming more accessible to the commercial market, 3D printing still ha [...]

Reddit angry with E3D over design competition

E3D has incurred the wrath of the Reddit community by posting a competition asking designers to create a mascot for its BigBox printer.   The company has offered one of its 3D printers as a prize and it isn’t the first to tak [...]

By | May 3rd, 2016|Categories: 3D Printers, 3D Printing, Consumers, Event, Makers|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Bioplastic Hemp Filament for 3D-printing biodegradable, compostable and biobased 3D-objects

PLA with 10% Hemp Fibers (from the bark of the cannabis plant) Old meets new; The Hemp fiber is one of the oldest and strongest natural fiber. PLA is a recently developed biodegradable plastic derived from renewable organic resour [...]

By | April 18th, 2016|Categories: Consumers, Materials|Tags: , , |2 Comments

World tour: the best physical stores to buy a 3D Printer

In the mid-70s, with computers getting smaller, cheaper, easier to use and more powerful, some pioneers were opening retail stores to make them available to a growing population of early adopters. We invite you now for an Around t [...]

Robo 3D CEO Braydon Moreno Talks New Printers and Getting Their Consumers Engaged With DIY Kits

As I was strutting from expo booth to expo booth at this year’s Inside 3D Printing New York, one particular booth had quite the particular crowd around it. I was curious about what kind of 3D printing miracle could be happening ov [...]

By | April 15th, 2016|Categories: 3D Printers, 3D Printing, Consumers, Makers|0 Comments