3D Printing News

Jan 4, 2018
Featured image of Sony’s 3D Creator Scanning App Integrates with New MyMiniFactory App
3D Selfie with a Hat
Sony’s 3D Creator Scanning App Integrates with New MyMiniFactory App

You can now 3D scan your face using Sony's 3D Creator, add a hat using MyMiniFactory's new app and 3D print the whole thing with a few simple clicks.

Jan 4, 2018
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New Year, New Materials
New MDF and Plywood Laser Cutting Materials Available at Sculpteo

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.  The Chinese electronics online retailer GearBest is a popular outlet for a variety of affordable consumer electronics, including 3D printer kits like the Creality CR-10, Anet A8, among others. The 3D printing community has developed […]

Jan 4, 2018
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Historic Prints
Students 3D Print Diorama of Ancient Chinese History

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.  The Chinese electronics online retailer GearBest is a popular outlet for a variety of affordable consumer electronics, including 3D printer kits like the Creality CR-10, Anet A8, among others. The 3D printing community has developed […]

Jan 4, 2018
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Mwah!
Perfectly Personalized Lipstick Applicators Created Using 3D Printing Technology

The Cosmetic Science Research Group at London College of Fashion is using 3D scanning and printing to create a personalized lipstick applicator. 

Jan 3, 2018
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Mo Money, Mo Problems
Thingiverse Vulnerability Allowed Pages to Mine for Cryptocurrency

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.  The Chinese electronics online retailer GearBest is a popular outlet for a variety of affordable consumer electronics, including 3D printer kits like the Creality CR-10, Anet A8, among others. The 3D printing community has developed […]

Jan 3, 2018
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Binder-Jetting Ceramics
Kwambio Reveals Brand-New Ceramic 3D Printer at CES

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.  The Chinese electronics online retailer GearBest is a popular outlet for a variety of affordable consumer electronics, including 3D printer kits like the Creality CR-10, Anet A8, among others. The 3D printing community has developed […]

Jan 3, 2018
Featured image of Sintavia Announces New Manufacturing Plant & Breaks Ground in Florida
New Year, New Facility
Sintavia Announces New Manufacturing Plant & Breaks Ground in Florida

Metal additive manufacturing company, Sintavia, broke ground ready for the new facility to be built before late 2018. The site will be 55,000 square foot.

Jan 2, 2018
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Space Balls
AstroReality Uses 3D Printing to Create Realistic AR Moons

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.  The Chinese electronics online retailer GearBest is a popular outlet for a variety of affordable consumer electronics, including 3D printer kits like the Creality CR-10, Anet A8, among others. The 3D printing community has developed […]

Dec 29, 2017
Featured image of The Coasty Toaster – Laser Cutter for 3D Printed Coasters Gets a Serious Update
3D printed coaster laser cutter
The Coasty Toaster – Laser Cutter for 3D Printed Coasters Gets a Serious Update

Customized laser 3D printed coasters are a thing now. Design your own with The Coaster Toasty to liven up your parties at home.

Dec 28, 2017
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Ultimate Roadtrip
Doctor Drives to Sierra Leone with Ultimaker 3D Printer to Make Prosthetics for Children

Doctor Lars Brouwers is driving from the Netherlands to Sierra Leone with an Ultimaker 3D printer to teach locals how to print limb prosthetics for children. 

Dec 28, 2017
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Your Way Or The Highway
MINI Launches 3D Printing Service to Offer Customized Car Accessories

The automotive company MINI has launched MINI Yours Customised, a new 3D printing service that will allow customers to design custom interior and exterior trim pieces and have them 3D printed for their car. 

Dec 27, 2017
Featured image of Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models
Mini Superhero You!
Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models

Reflection 3D Technology is a Canadian company that's redefining the modern family photograph by turning 360-degree photographs into 3D models.

Dec 27, 2017
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High-Speed Extrusion
New 3D Printer Firmware Uses Raspberry Pi to Speed Up FDM Printing

GitHub user KevinOConnor has created Klipper, a 3D printer firmware that uses a Raspberry Pi to parse G-code, map out curves, and set accelerations, improving the speed of FDM 3D printing. 

Dec 26, 2017
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3D Printing Heads to The Vatican
Pope Francis Receives 3D Printed Nano-Nativity Scene for Christmas

Lithuanian researchers from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University have 3D printed the world's smallest nativity scene. The nanoscale-sized gift was given to Pope Francis for Christmas.

Dec 23, 2017
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Privacy Issues
Security Breach: Email Addresses & Passwords of Gearbest Users Leaked Online

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file.