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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 1, 2016
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Molto Bello!
Materialise and Nuova SPA use 3D Printing to Upgrade E-Bike

Materialise and Nuova SPA have begun a long-term manufacturing partnership beginning with a 3D printed upgrade for the Bicicletto e-bike.

Nov 30, 2016
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Around & Around
Could the LyfieEye 360-Degree Camera Offer 3D Scanning Too?

The LyfieEye is a plug-in 360-degree camera for your smartphone from startup eCapture, who also promise 3D scanning in a future update.

Nov 30, 2016
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Preserving Culture with 3D Scanning
Shining 3D Supports MyMiniFactory’s “Scan the World” Digital Museum

MyMiniFactory's Scan the World collection claims to be the World’s largest 3D printable museum. It is now officially supported by Shining 3D, the global tech company.

Nov 29, 2016
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Clever!
Ulticast Process Uses 3D Printer to Cast Silicone for Soft Robotics

Students from Delft University of Technology have modfied a 3D printer to cast silicone for soft robotics in a process they call Ulticast.

Nov 29, 2016
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Future Anatomy
Australian Hospital to Host Biofabrication Institute

A hospital in Brisbane, Australia will host a biofabrication institute where cartilage, bone and tissue can be 3D printed for their patients.

Nov 29, 2016
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Snap It
Photographer takes Beautiful Pictures with 3D Printed Lens

A French photographer used a 3D printer to make his own camera lens, and rather surprisingly the quality of his images are fantastic.

Nov 25, 2016
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Let's Play!
Karmieh Makes Cool 3D Printed Toys of Pop Culture Favorites

Artist Oasim Karmieh has found his true calling as a toy designer, using a Zortrax M200 to create 3D printed toys of popular characters.

Nov 24, 2016
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Get Creations 3D Printed Directly from Windows
i.materialise and Microsoft Work Together on Paint 3D and Remix 3D

A collaboration between i.materialise and Microsoft could allow you to design and print anything you can imagine with Paint 3D and Remix 3D.

Nov 24, 2016
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Perfect By All Means
3D Printed Cat Tongue Gives Insight into Soft Robotics

Could a 3D printed cat tongue be the answer to questions in the world of soft robotics? Researchers at Georgia Tech aim to find out.

Nov 23, 2016
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Funky elegance
3D Printed Hybrid Furniture Designs by Jon Christie

Looking to furnish your new home with something unusual? Take a look at this Scandinavian-inspired 3D printed furniture by Jon Christie.

Nov 22, 2016
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Far Out!
Give A Personalized 3D Printed SpaceTime Pendant This Holiday

Looking for a romantic gift or the perfect Christmas present for a science nerd? Check out the personalized 3D printed SpaceTime pendant.

Nov 22, 2016
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We Can Do It
3D Printed Rosie the Riveter From We the Builders

We the Builders are working on their fourth project; United States icon Rosie the Riveter will be 3D printed by many people across the world.

Nov 22, 2016
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You May Enter
Parallel Goods Launches Entryway Collection for 3D Printing

Jazz up your hallway with your 3D printer, without breaking the bank; a look at the new Entryway Collection from Parallel Goods.

Nov 17, 2016
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Circle of Life
3D Printed Lion King Masks for School Stage Production

St. Margaret's Episcopal School in San Juan Capistrano, California 3D printed these awesome masks for a stage production of The Lion King.

Nov 16, 2016
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Parking Just Fine
Parkeagle’s 3D Printed Prototype Helps Find You Parking Spots

Finding a parking space just got easier thanks to a partnership between 3D printing software company Printr, and the Dutch smart parking startup Parkeagle.