Features

Check out our latest features, interviews, comments, and exciting stories about 3D printing, CAD and more.

Dec 3, 2015
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Earphones That Don’t Fall Out
“Normal” Earphones: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Formlabs has partnered up with Normal, a NYC-based startup, in order to create Rose Gold Earphones which are 3D printed and customized to each user.

Dec 1, 2015
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Opinion
3D Printers Can Make Anything? Why is the Normal Response “What Can I Make?”

Disappointed by the slow uptake of home 3D printing? The folks at I Can Make have a theory; it's because the mass market simply don't know what to with it.

Nov 30, 2015
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Supporting Materials
3D Printed Mesh Lingerie for a Perfect Fit

Fashion and technology come together with Mesh Lingerie, where 3D scanning and printing techniques are used to provide women with the perfectly fitted bra.

Nov 30, 2015
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Calling For A Second Financing Round
All3DP: “3D Printing Is Going To Be a Mass Market”

Antonia Cramer has interviewed All3DP CEO Mathias Plica for German Venturate Magazine.

Nov 28, 2015
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Assistive Technology
How an Ageing Society Profits from 3D Printing

Assistive tech is a growing field, due to changes in society. It's a good thing assistive tech is slowly becoming more open for new ideas and approaches.

Nov 27, 2015
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Mothers of Invention
Women in 3D Printing: 5 Designers to Watch

Think 3D printing is just about toys for the boys? Sites like Women in 3D printing prove it's not a male-dominated field. Here are 5 designers to watch.

Nov 25, 2015
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Interview
Zortrax: Interview with Chief Operating Officer Karolina Bołądź

ALL3DP interviews Zortrax COO Karolina Bołądź about the launch of their new desktop 3D printer, the Zortrax Inventure, and the company's continued success.

Nov 23, 2015
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Fallout Fever
Moto 360 Pip-Boy Watch-Face: 3D Print Your Own

The Pip-Boy 3000 watch-face for Moto 360 Android Smartwatch upgraded with a 3D printed case. Just the thing to survive the nuclear fallout.

Nov 23, 2015
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Trade Show
A Review: Frankfurt for Formnext

Guest post from Rachel Park, an influential voice in the 3D printing industry, about her visit to the formnext 2015 trade show in Frankfurt.

Nov 12, 2015
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How About A Pixelated Game Of Thrones Cast?
Create 3D Objects With LeBlox App

If you want to build 3D objects in a Minecraft style, LeBlox offers an interesting approach. All you need is a smartphone and some time. All3DP took a look at the software.

Nov 5, 2015
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Reality Check
10 Common 3D Printing Myths Dispelled

Guns, printed organs, disrupted logistics: There are way too many myths surrounding 3D printing. Here’s what‘s true - and what’s not.

Nov 4, 2015
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Opinion
A Recap of An Unhappy October in the 3D Printing Industry

Guest post from Rachel Park, an influential voice in the 3D printing industry, about a series of unfortunate events last October.

Nov 3, 2015
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The Godfather
3D Printing Inventor Chuck Hull back at the Helm of 3D Systems

The inventor of 3D printing, Chuck Hull, is back in the spotlight as the new CEO at 3D Systems. Everything old is new again.

Oct 28, 2015
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Industrial Revolution
The Open Future of 3D printing: Big Ideas at MyMiniFactory

All3DP interviews Sylvain Preumont, founder and executive chairman of MyMiniFactory, about his vision of an open future for 3D printing.

Oct 28, 2015
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3D Printing IP
The Legal Issues of 3D Printing A Chess Set

3D printing raises a ton of legal questions. For the start of All3DP’s 3d printing legal advice series, we’ve asked Marco Müller-ter Jung from Lawfirm DWF Germany about the (in)famous Marcel Duchamp chess set case.