4WEB Medical Given FDA Clearance

4WEB Medical, a leader in 3D printed orthopedic implants, has announced that they have recieved 510K clearance from the FDA, for their lateral interbody fusion device. The product [...]

The last TSA master key has been hacked

In a move to prove a point about security, a group of hackers have released blueprints to 3D print the eighth and last TSA master key this week at a conference in New York. If you [...]

The Veronica Scanner: Propelling Photogrammetry into the 21st Century

This autumn from 2-11 September the Royal Academy of Arts will be housing an exciting new 3D head scanner, the Veronica Scanner. Named from the Latin word vera meaning "true" and t [...]

Panalpina and Shapeways Enter Strategic Partnership

Shapeways and Panalpina have begun a partnership, which enables the two companies to work to expand their manufacturing capabilities across the globe. Panalpina is combining digita [...]

Shapeways has been hacked

Custom 3D printing site Shapeways has unfortunately been hacked, with some users having their user names, email addresses and shipping addresses accessed. The company released the [...]

Body Talk: Is crowdshaping the new body scanning?

Revealed at the recent SIGGRAPH 2016 in Anaheim, California, the new Body Talk system is the innovative work of a team of researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent [...]

3DPrinterOS announces partnerships

In a move to simplify the design to print process, 3DPrinterOS have formed partnerships with Siemens, Dassault Systèmes, Autodesk, and Onshape. At the moment, designers are forced [...]

California passes new 3D printed gun laws

While 3D printing metal firearms isn't necessarily the most cost effective way of obtaining a gun, it is objectively easier. Without those pesky security checks (which, let's be ho [...]

Now you can make prettier and tougher 3D printed objects

Never compromise beauty for durability with your 3D printed projects again. Thanks to Dymax Corporation, users can now print objects that please the eye and stand the test of time. [...]

Russian nuclear agency builds industrial metal 3D printers!

Russia’s state-owned nuclear energy corporation, Rosatom, has committed to additive manufacturing and the first Russian-made, industrial 3D metal printer will go on sale in 2018. T [...]