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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

Jan 10, 2018
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Conquering Cancer
Cellink Uses Bioprinting to Print Cancer Tissues and Develop Effective Treatment

The Swedish bioprinting startup Cellink is working alongside CTI Biotech to 3D print replicas of cancer tissues in order to find more effective treatments.  

Jan 9, 2018
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Big Bucks
Johnson & Johnson Joins Investors in Carbon’s Recent $200 Million Funding Round

Carbon has announced that Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC has joined as an additional investor in the startup's recent $200 million Series D funding round. Johnson & Johnson is using Carbon's 3D printing technology to develop surgical instruments for orthopedics and other medical devices. 

Jan 8, 2018
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3D Printing in Wakanda
“Black Panther” Costume Designer Explains Use of 3D Printing in New Superhero Movie

In a recent interview with Afropunk, costume designer Ruth E. Carter describes how her team used 3D printing technology to help create the outfits for Marvel Studios' upcoming superhero film "Black Panther". 

Jan 8, 2018
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Case in Print
Carbon Partners With Incase to Push the Boundaries of Mobile Device Protection

The design-driven device protection solutions producer Incase is partnering with Carbon, using the 3D printing company's Digital Light Synthesis to manufacture protective device solutions with complex lattice structures that are both lightweight and impact-resistant. 

Dec 28, 2017
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Your Way Or The Highway
MINI Launches 3D Printing Service to Offer Customized Car Accessories

The automotive company MINI has launched MINI Yours Customised, a new 3D printing service that will allow customers to design custom interior and exterior trim pieces and have them 3D printed for their car. 

Dec 27, 2017
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High-Speed Extrusion
New 3D Printer Firmware Uses Raspberry Pi to Speed Up FDM Printing

GitHub user KevinOConnor has created Klipper, a 3D printer firmware that uses a Raspberry Pi to parse G-code, map out curves, and set accelerations, improving the speed of FDM 3D printing. 

Dec 27, 2017
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Using the Force for Good
5-Year-Old Star Wars Fan Receives 3D Printed Stormtrooper Prosthetic

Five-year-old Jacob Taggart is a huge Star Wars fan with a physical disability. For Christmas, the MORE Foundation gifted him with a 3D printed prosthetic arm inspired by Stormtroopers.

Dec 26, 2017
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A Tour Through History
Japanese Architect Fits More Than 30 Iconic Buildings in One 3D Printed Object

Japanese architect Fumio Matsumoto has created "Memories of Architecture", an exhibit that features more than 30 iconic buildings in a single 3D printed object.

Dec 26, 2017
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3D Printing Heads to The Vatican
Pope Francis Receives 3D Printed Nano-Nativity Scene for Christmas

Lithuanian researchers from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University have 3D printed the world's smallest nativity scene. The nanoscale-sized gift was given to Pope Francis for Christmas.

Dec 22, 2017
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Full Speed Ahead
UNIZ Unveils Five 3D Printers With Uni-Directional Peel Technology

The 3D printer manufacturer UNIZ is planning to launch five new 3D printers equipped with its new uni-directional peel technology at CES 2018. 

Dec 22, 2017
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Counting Sheep
3D Printed Ceramic Implant Fuses With Bone to Repair Broken Limbs

Researchers from the University of Sidney have developed a 3D printed ceramic implant that fuses with natural bone. The implant was successfully used to repair large leg fractures in sheep. 

Dec 21, 2017
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BMW Wishes You a Merry Christmas
Drive Into the Holiday Season With 3D Printable BMW Christmas Ornaments

BMW celebrates the holiday season and 3D printing technology by releasing STL files of its iconic logo, the famous BMW Welt, a set of wheels, and more. 

Dec 21, 2017
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Cool Your Prints
E3D Releases Titan Aqua Water-Cooling System for FDM Printing

In order to improve high-temperature 3D printing, E3D releases the Titan Aqua hotend and extruder alongside a water-cooling kit.

Dec 19, 2017
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Christmas Spirit
AKQA & Monash University 3D Print Christmas Decorations to Cure Muscular Dystrophy

AKQA partners with Monash University to 3D print Christmas decorations and raise money to fund a cure for muscular dystrophy. 

Dec 18, 2017
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Self-Assembling Art
MIT Self-Assembly Lab Creates Tote Bags & Lamps at Design Miami

MIT showcases its rapid liquid printing process at Design Miami, 3D printing tote bags, lamps, and other art objects.