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The 3D Printing Industry Awards is our answer to the Oscars. In preparation for our annual celebration of 3D printing, we take a look at how the most famous accolade in film was made using 3D scanning and 3D printing techniques. [...]

The latest developments in digital fabrication for construction were discussed this week at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston. At the meeting, digital fabrication techniqu [...]

African organization ReFab Dar are hoping to use 3D printing to create vital medical supplies in Africa and other developing countries. In order to do so they are working on a number of initiatives including a design competition f [...]

McDonald's has reportedly reinvented the straw using 3D printing as a prototyping tool. The device is termed STRAW (Suction Tube for Reverse Axial Withdrawal). According to the PR around the "news" the STRAW has been engineered to [...]

Adidas is moving closer to a 3D printing shoe manufacturing revolution. As previously reported the sports shoe manufacturer used 3D printing to produce the Ultraboost Parley and 3D Runner releases in 2016. This year, Adidas are ke [...]

The largest 3D printed pavilions in the world were on display in Florida recently for the Design Miami exhibition. The structures were 3D printed and installed by 3D printing company Branch Technology from Tennessee, and designed [...]

Italian 3D printing company DWS are creating a reputation for 3D printers that produce intricate and elegant 3D prints, and they again had an impressive collection on display at their CES 2017 booth. DWS spoilt us at Formnext with [...]

Celebrating Beast's sixth birthday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used Oculus in order to 3D print a miniature model of his pet dog. Beast is a Hungarian Sheepdog and it seems fair to say that his birthday has cleverly been used as [...]

MyMiniFactory, the social site for 3D printable models, has just passed 20,000 3D models according to a press release from the company. 3D printing industry take a look at some of the most popular models. Each of the models is gua [...]

A 3D printed cathedral, Da Vinci inspired machines, miniature creatures and fashion pieces – the winning designs for 3Doodler Awards celebrate the imagination and ingenuity possible with a 3D pen. 2016 marks the second year of the [...]