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Tyler Koslow

Tyler Koslow is a tech journalist hailing from Brooklyn, New York. His specialties include 3D printing technology, music, and anything else that happens to be shaking up everyday life. When he’s not pounding away at his computer keys, you can find Tyler riding his bicycle, playing guitar, and eating pasta. Follow @tykoslow

By Tyler Koslow

Aug 28, 2018
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The Last Shot?
US Federal Judge Extends Ban on 3D Printable Gun Blueprints

3D printable gun blueprints will remain offline after a federal judge from Washington State extends a court order to block Defense Distributed from sharing firearm designs on its website.

Aug 27, 2018
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Structural Strength
Researchers Develop 3D Printing Technique for World’s Strongest Material

Researchers from Virginia Tech University and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have developed a novel 3D printing process that produces objects from graphene – one of the world's strongest materials.

Aug 26, 2018
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On Your Mark, Get Set, Print!
Weekend Project: 3D Print a Mini Steering Wheel for Your Xbox One or PS4 Controller

Want to make your video gaming experience even more realistic? New York-based designer Brent Scott has created a 3D printable mini steering wheel that you can mount onto your Xbox One or PlayStation 4 controller. 

Aug 19, 2018
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A Fun(gi) Project
Weekend Project: Get Groovy with 3D Printed LED Magic Mushrooms

Turn your home into a magical forest of fungi with the 3D printed Magic Mushroom lighting decoration –created by German designer UniversalMaker. 

Aug 16, 2018
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Watch and Learn
MIT Announces 11-Week Online Course on Additive Manufacturing for Professionals

Starting October 1, MIT is launching an 11-week online course for professionals interested in learning about 3D printing technologies, along with their applications and business potential.

Aug 15, 2018
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Trade Wars
How Trump and China’s Trade War Could Impact the 3D Printing Market

The Trump Administration and Chinese Government continue implementing tariffs on one another, escalating an ongoing trade war between the two countries. It seems like the latest round of tariffs issued by the United States could have an impact on 3D printing filament market.

Aug 15, 2018
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Bigger is Better
2018 BigRep Studio – Review the Specs

The BigRep Studio is the latest professional large-scale 3D printer to come from the German manufacturer. Review the specs here!

Aug 14, 2018
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Same Name, New Era
Anet A8 2019 Version – Review the Facts of This 3D Printer

The extremely popular and highly controversial Anet A8 3D printer has received a serious makeover. The Chinese 3D printer manufacturer has recently revealed the Anet A8 2019 Version – a new model with a sleek redesign and enhanced safety features. Review the facts here.

Aug 12, 2018
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Target Practice
Weekend Project: Take Aim With a 3D Printed Miniature Compound Bow

Looking for an affordable and fun project to round out the summer with? Why not practice your archery skills with a fully 3D printed miniature compound bow.

Aug 11, 2018
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Timeless Memories
Weekend Project: Make a Customized Map Clock to Celebrate Timeless Memories

Recently shared on the r/3DPrinting subreddit, one maker created an endearing anniversary gift for his girlfriend. This 3D printed clock has a custom 3D map as the face, showcasing the exact area where they first met. You make your own too!  

Aug 7, 2018
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Crikey! It's a Croc!
3D Printed Crocodile Cartilage Could be the Key to Human Joint Repair

Australian researchers from Central Queensland University have discovered that by mixing crocodile cartilage with adult stem cells, they can bioprint cartilage explants to potentially help repair damaged human joints.

Aug 6, 2018
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Caution All Cosplayers
3D Printed Gun Hysteria Gone Too Far? Australian Man Faces Jail Over “Costume Props”

A man from Sydney is facing a serious jail sentence after advertising one of his 3D printed imitation weapons in a private Facebook group. He claims that the replica firearms were made as costume props, blurring the lines between dangerous DIY guns and cosplay items.

Aug 5, 2018
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Wash and Learn
Weekend Project: Amaze Your Friends with a 3D Printed Magic Faucet

A floating faucet? Sounds interesting, doesn't it? This 3D printed Magic Faucet is a wonderful project for those who love optical illusions. It's relatively easy to make and simply amazing to look at. 

Aug 1, 2018
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Loaded Issue
2018 3D Printed Gun Report – All You Need to Know

Should you fear 3D printed guns? Read our 2018 3D printed gun report to learn about the latest news, laws and actual threats to help you sort facts from fears.

Jul 29, 2018
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Review the Facts!
Fusion3 F410: Review the Facts of this 3D Printer

The Fusion3 F410 is a professional 3D printer with a large build volume, superb print quality and reliable speed, making it an interesting option for small businesses and educational purposes. Review the facts of this 3D printer here.