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Hanna Watkin

Hanna is a freelance journalist and writer from a dead-end county in deepest England who has come to Berlin to seek her fortune and write about the future (see:3D printing). Avid internet enthusiast and night owl.

By Hanna Watkin

Dec 13, 2017
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Quick and Cheap
Army Engineer Research & Development Center Creates Largest 3D Printed Building in US

A team from the US Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) used 3D printing to create the country's largest 3D printed building.

Dec 13, 2017
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Vogue
Carry On Printing: MakeX Teases 3D Printing Backpack

To accompany its Migo 3D printer Kickstarter campaign, MakeX unveils the ultimate accessory -- a stylish self-powering backpack.

Dec 12, 2017
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New Year, New Products
Aleph Objects to Display New LulzBot Products at CES 2018

Aleph Objects is releasing three new LulzBot products for 2018 and showcasing their seven new releases from 2017 at CES 2018 and FETC 2018.

Dec 11, 2017
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New Year, New Change!
Raise3D Appoints Diogo Quental as New Global CEO

Raise3D is appointing Diogo Quental to be their new CEO, starting January. His expertise is expected to scale up the company's operation.

Dec 8, 2017
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These are not 3D prints - these are renderings of 3D prints
Get Photorealistic Renderings of 3D Printed Materials

Allegorithmic spent months researching to bring it’s software customers a reliable mimic of 3D printed characteristics with full photorealism.

Dec 8, 2017
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New Updates
Cura 3.1 Brings New Printing Profiles, Enhanced UI, and Better Slicing Features

Ultimaker’s latest release for Cura, their popular free slicer software, is now available for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Dec 7, 2017
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Saving Lives
3D LifePrints uses Printed Landmine Mockups to Improve Risk Education

3D LifePrints is an organization creating replicas of unexploded landmines to aid education in conflict and post conflict countries.

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Up-Cycling Meets Luxury
London’s “Bottletop” Store Recycles 60.000 Bottles for 3D Printed Interior

A new store called Bottletop is opening on Regent Street in London which has a 3D printed interior made from 60,000 upcycled plastic bottles.

Dec 6, 2017
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Teamwork!
Honda Employees 3D Print Prosthetic Arm for Colleague

Honda employees come together, using their skills in design, 3D scanning, and printing to create a prosthetic arm for their colleague.

Dec 5, 2017
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Revolution in Architecture
Munich Researchers 3D Print Concrete using Selective Binding

Researchers at the Technical University of Munich experiment with different methods of 3D printing concrete to revolutionize architecture.

Dec 5, 2017
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Woof!
Puppy’s Life Saved by 3D Printed Mask After Attack by Savage Dog

A puppy named Loca underwent extensive surgery after a savage attack. She's the first dog to receive a custom 3D printed mask.

Dec 4, 2017
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World First
RAMLAB & Partners Develop World’s First 3D Printed Ship Propeller

The Port of Rotterdam’s Additive Manufacturing LAB unveiled a 3D printing project to print the first marine propeller - called 'WAAMpeller.'

Dec 4, 2017
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Ultimate Filament?
FiloAlfa Merges Best of ABS & PLA Qualities with Launch of ALFA+ Filament

Filament manufacturer FILOALFA is releasing the new ALFA+ filament which offers strength, heat resistance and a competitive price.

Nov 30, 2017
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Cat and Camera
3D Printed Flying Camera Enables Fans to Play with Tuco the Cat

Maker Micah Elizabeth Scott is using 3D printing to create a cable-bot flying camera so viewers can interact with her cat, Tuco.

Nov 30, 2017
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Say Cheese!
Startup “Candid” Raises $15 Million For 3D Printed Dental Aligners

Candid, the dental startup, raised $15 million in a Series A financing round and now plan to expand their operations to find new customers.