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Your Table Can Recognise Your Coffee?

Multi touch tables with recognition software could become a permanent fixture in your local Starbucks, your break times might feel all the more sci-fi... Ideum has announced the unveiling of their Tangible Engine, which is a new s [...]

Tend.ai can train robots on a small business budget

There is one major sticking point with using 3D printers for any form of mass manufacturing, especially in a smaller factory: you still need people to keep them going. Tend.ai has potentially solved the issue with collaborative ro [...]

Obama celebrates National Week of Making

The White House, in partnership with Printrbot, is getting in on the action during the National Week of Making this week and will take the chance to celebrate some of the country’s most prominent and passionate makers. Leading up [...]

RepRap wins industry award

German company RepRap’s X150 3D Printer been awarded the BEST OF Industry Prize for 2016. A number of companies submitted their entries for the award for high-tech industrial products.  The X150 was deemed to be the best entry and [...]

Scope For Design offers collaboration for the industry

3D printing on an enterprise level could be about to get a lot simpler thanks to Scope For Design, a platform that aims to make designing, producing and marketing 3D printed products much simpler and more accessible. The platform [...]

You can buy a stake in Retouch3D

The company behind Retouch3D is looking to build on its Kickstarter success with a £200,000 round of funding on investment platform Invesdor. It’s a simple concept and the end result is something like a heated Dremel tool for the [...]

A low budget laser can unleash your 3D printer

Did you know that by simply adding a Diode Laser Endurance L-cheapo, you can turn your 3D printer into a desktop factory that will give you so many more options? You can cut, mill and engrave your products with no additional softw [...]

Why did I develop Crobics, a free online 3D modeling tool for DIYers and Makers?

3D modeling is an essential app to take advantage of a 3D printer. As soon as you start having interest for 3D printing, you quickly realize that before you can print an object, it is necessary to model it, and that it is difficul [...]

Make figures of fun with Minimaker

If you want to make models and your own characters, but you just don’t know where to start, then Minimaker could be the answer. You don’t just create your own characters, you can make a whole cast. Simple drag and drop controls al [...]

Top 5 Cosplay Props and Armor of 2016

So guys, we're nearly halfway through the year. Already. How did that happen? (Rhetorical question, I understand how the flow of time works.) I've decided to take a look at some of the amazing things we've seen 3D printed in the w [...]