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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

Oct 12, 2017
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Build it Faster
Impossible Objects Raises $6.4M in Series A Investment for CBAM Technology

Impossible Objects raised $6.4 million in a Series A investment round led by OCA Ventures. They'll release the Model One printer this year. 

Oct 12, 2017
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Four Eyes Good
These AR Data Glasses Are Made With SLS 3D Printers

Data glasses are a new smart wearable made with an SLS printer which are useful for industrial applications. Would you wear a pair?

Oct 11, 2017
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Mask Reflection
Plastic Surgeon Uses 3D Scanning and Printing to Show Clients’ their Future Face

A plastic surgeon in Turkey is using 3D scanning and printing to create masks, in color, to show patients how they'll look after surgery. 

Oct 10, 2017
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Reducing Wait Times
International Stem Cell Corporation Claims Breakthrough in Bioprinting Liver Cells

International Stem Cell Corporation are using a new 3D bioprinting method to produce 3D liver tissue and help treat liver diseases. 

Oct 9, 2017
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Less Ow!
Yona Care Will Make Trips to the Gynecologist Less Uncomfortable

Yona Care is offering a new speculum design, developed using 3D printing, which hopes to make gynecologist trips more enjoyable.

Oct 8, 2017
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3D Printing in Space
India Space Research Organisation Used 3D Printing to Develop Antenna Now in Outer Orbit

India Space Research Organisation launched a 3D printed antenna into space and found the tech offers lighter parts in a quick period of time.

Oct 7, 2017
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Better Diagnosis
3D Prints of Brain Scans Aids Doctors with Diagnosis and Treatment

3D printing brain scans could help doctors diagnose and treat brain tumors and has already changed what we know about MS lesions. 

Oct 6, 2017
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Saving Lives
3D Printed Neonatal Manikins with Simulated Organs Improve Surgical Success

Patient-specific neonatal manikins, created using 3D printing and 3D printed molds, help surgeons practice before heading into surgery.

Oct 5, 2017
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Visualize, Print, Augment
Apple Wins Patent for 3D Printing System with ARKit

A patent application was granted to Apple which lays outs a 3D printing system that works in tandem with ARKit Augmented Reality.

Oct 4, 2017
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Speed it On Up
GE Healthcare Opens 3D Printing and Design Center in Sweden

GE Healthcare's Innovative Design and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center for Europe is now open in Uppsala, Sweden.

Oct 4, 2017
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Golden Ticket
New York Cafe Creates Arty Chocolate with Makerbot Replicator 2

Architect Peter Zaharatos uses 3D printers to create moulds and make sculpture inspired chocolate bars at his Long Island City cafe, Sugarcube.

Oct 3, 2017
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High PerFORMance Parts
Somos and 3D Hubs Collaborate to Create 3D Printed Tools and Molds

Somos and 3D Hubs are joining forces to offer customers access to highly accurate 3D printed tools and molds with a quick turnaround time.

Oct 2, 2017
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Make it Together
Collaborate with Other Makers Using MasterpieceVR Software

MasterpieceVR software makes it possible to collaborate with other 3D modelers and live stream to the masses through Facebook or YouTube.

Sep 28, 2017
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Looking Good
Powder & Heat Develops Customizable 3D Printed Glasses

Powder & Heat creates fashionable 3D printed glasses for every personality with 9 different color combinations and 12 texture combinations.

Sep 28, 2017
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Time for Tea
Cucuyo is a 3D Printed Cafe Opening at Pérez Art Museum Miami

Cucuyo is a 3D printed cafe, part installation, part eatery, at the Pérez Art Museum Miami where visitors can relax.