Columbia’s liquid watch mechanism dispenses drugs inside the body

Shrunken robotics that can travel inside the body and fix problems are a favourite trope not only of cartoons and science fiction (think Simpsons Treehouse of Horror XV: the family [...]

CES 2017 Day Two, New 3D printing enterprises, materials, 3D scanners and industry insiders comment

3D Printing Industry take a look at the news from day two of CES 2017. Before the final weekend of CES 2017 in Las Vegas, 3D Printing Industry are here to give you a quick round up [...]

CES 2017: New Intamsys PEEK 3D printer

The new FUNMAT HT is 3D printer from Shanghai 3D printing manufacturers Intamsys. It is a interesting development because the machine can print advanced thermoplastics materials su [...]

Gentle Bot: 3D printing a robot with feelings

3D printing is enabling strong advances in the field of soft robotics. New research from Cornell University has created robotic hands that have sensory feelings. Known as the Gentl [...]

CES 2017 Markforged Metal X brings 3D metal printing to the desktop

At CES 2017 today Markforged have announced what might be a revolution in 3D printing, a desktop metal 3D printer called the Metal X. 3D metal printing materials useable by the Met [...]

Johnson & Johnson partner with Bioprinters to create 3D printed knee

Having announced partnerships with Carbon and HP last year, pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson (J&J) have now outlined plans to integrate 3D printing into the develop [...]

3D Printing at CES 2017, new Formlabs products, booth tours and industry insights

The announcements from 3D printing companies at CES 2017 are coming thick and fast. 3D Printing Industry bring you some of today’s news from the Las Vegas event, including announce [...]

What did the world’s largest retailer learn about 3D printing from Winbo?

Online retailer Alibaba visited Winbo's offices recently in order to get an insight into 3D printing. Winbo are a Chinese 3D printing company that manufacture 3D printers in an arr [...]

3DPI spoke to the man behind the 3D printing enabled portable tractor beam

Tractor beams, capable of controlling objects using soundwaves, are no longer the stuff of science fiction or science labs. Thanks to over two years of experimentation from Asier M [...]

Oxford Performance Materials creating 3D printed parts for Boeing spacecraft

Boeing have enlisted Oxford Performance Materials (OPM) to 3D print parts for their CST-100 Starliner spacecraft. The Starliner will launch early next year. OPM have already begun [...]