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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

Jan 13, 2018
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Snap up a 3D Printer
Polaroid Debuts Four New 3D Printers at CES 2018

Polaroid is debuting four new 3D printers at CES 2018 for the US and Canadian markets. But will they be worth the money? Check out their new features.

Jan 11, 2018
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Go Rodriguez!
Teen uses 3D Printed Swimming Fin for Stroke Rehabilitation

16-year-old Pedro Lopez Rodriguez, who suffered from a stroke in 2012, uses a 3D printed swimming fin to help improve his form.

Jan 11, 2018
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Personal Time
Personalized 3D Printed Rotors on Schaffen Wristwatches

Schaffen Watches debut their new collection on Kickstarter with two extremely customizable wristwatches, the A65 Dress Watch and the S65 Sport Watch.

Jan 10, 2018
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Beautiful and Functional Design
3D Printed Voronoi Food Preparation System Helps Those with One Hand

The Voronoi Food Preparation System is a 3D printed design created for those with one hand which addresses user experience and is made using a HP Multi-Jet Fusion 4200 3D printer.

Jan 10, 2018
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Pint-Sized Power
Meet Zeus: The Pint-Sized Battle Robot That Packs a Mean Punch

Pilot Labs has created Zeus, a pint-sized fighter robot that is capable of generating 25kg (55lbs) of force in a single punch.

Jan 10, 2018
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More CES Releases
ParaMatters Releases CogniCAD, a Cognitive Design Platform at CES 2018

ParaMatters is releasing CogniCAD, a cloud-based, cognitive design platform which is currently pay per design, at CES 2018. It's available to use immediately. 

Jan 9, 2018
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Mobile Sprout Pro Capabilities
HP Z 3D Camera Offers HP Sprout’s 3D Scanning Capabilities For a Fraction of the Price

HP releases Z 3D Camera which is offers the 3D scanning capabilities of the Sprout Pro PC in a portable camera accessory which attaches to your computer.

Jan 8, 2018
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New Year, New Products
XYZPrinting Reveal Three New Products at CES 2018

At this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) XYZPrinting released three new devices for their customers to enjoy which are updates on their previous products.

Jan 4, 2018
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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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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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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.

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 27, 2017
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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 19, 2017
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Coping through 3D Printing
Programmer 3D Prints own Skeleton to Help Cope with Cancer

When Paul Curry was diagnosed with cancer, he 3D printed his own skeleton from a PET/CAT scan to help him cope through "busywork".

Dec 18, 2017
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New Professional Filament
colorFabb Introduces PA-CF Low Warp Filament

Pre-order the new colorFabb PA-CF low warp filament which is the first material developed in partnership with LEHVOSS Group.