Featured image of Aspect Biosystems Secures $1 Million in Funding to Boost 3D Bioprinting Platform
Speeding up Bioprinting May 14, 2018
Aspect Biosystems Secures $1 Million in Funding to Boost 3D Bioprinting Platform

Aspect Biosystems has been busy working on 3D bioprinting technology. Now, the company secured a substantial investment to speed up its commercialization. 3D bioprinting is undoubtedly one of the most exciting and also challenging 3D technologies currently in development.

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But Does it Make the Kessel Run in 12 Parsecs? May 13, 2018
This Millennium Falcon-Themed Nissan is Partially 3D Printed

As the hype machine cranks into gear ahead of this month's release of Solo: A Star Wars Story, Lucasfilm and Nissan have partnered to create a Millennium Falcon-themed Nissan Rogue.

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Make Haste With Your Waste May 13, 2018
[Project] Create a 3D Printed Pocket Microscope from E-Waste

Have an ancient DVD or CD drive collecting dust in your garage? You can use your 3D printer and a recycled lens to create an e-waste pocket microscope. 

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Not Just Surround-Sound May 13, 2018
South Korea Develops Virtual Reality Movies for Cinema-Goers

Virtual Reality is making it to cinemas in South Korea with film tech labs and visual effects houses rapidly creating popular content. Cinema-goers are fully immersed with both VR and 4DX which brings feel, touch and smell to the experience.

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Grow Your Maker Skills May 12, 2018
[Project] Make Your Garden Glow with 3D Printed LED Flowers

Want to give your 3D printer the green thumb? Autodesk and Instructables content creator Becky Stern shares a project on how to make 3D printed light-up flowers with LED lights. 

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Non-Furry Friends May 12, 2018
Google Maps to Improve Walking Navigation with AR Fox and Giant Arrows

At Google's I/O Developers conference this week, the company's Vice President, Aparna Chennapragada, demonstrated how AR could be used to improve navigation using Google Maps. The result is a cute AR fox and huge arrows to point you in the right direction. 

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From Game to Print Bed? May 11, 2018
Export Collada Files from New PSVR Painting App

A new VR painting application has just released for PlayStation 4. Titled CoolPaintrVR, the app allows you to paint and sculpt in VR and export your creations to 3D modeling software and platforms.

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Dot Dash Dot May 11, 2018
3D Printed Telegraph Replicates Ezra Cornell’s 1844 Original

Made with 3D scanning and 3D printing, a replica of Ezra Cornell's telegraph machine from 1844 goes on display at Cornell University Library.

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Flexible Friend May 11, 2018
This 3D Printed Skim Reaper Can Prevent Credit Card Fraud

Credit card skimming is a disease. Meet the cure. The New York City Police Department is testing a "skim reaper" to detect and prevent credit card fraud. It's based on a 3D printed prototype by researchers from the University of Florida.

Featured image of Made In Space Wins NASA Contract for Next-Gen ‘Vulcan’ 3D Printer
Pointy Ears Optional May 11, 2018
Made In Space Wins NASA Contract for Next-Gen ‘Vulcan’ 3D Printer

California-based company which built the two 3D printers aboard the International Space Station (ISS) secures a NASA contract to continue developing its next-generation Vulcan manufacturing system.

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Prusa - now with lasers May 11, 2018
Turn Your Prusa i3 MK3 into a Laser Engraver

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Marks That Last a Lifetime May 11, 2018
Laser Marking: All You Need to Know to Get Started

Check out this article to discover how laser marking works. For those looking for a laser marking service, we've added a list of the best online services.

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The Internet of 3D Printing Things May 11, 2018
OctoPrint on Anet A8 – How To Set Up OctoPrint

OctoPrint is a great resource for remotely controlling and monitoring any 3D printer. In this article, we are going to show you how to set up use OctoPrint with the budget-friendly ANET A8 3D printer using a Raspberry Pi 3.

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One Sticket to Rule Them All May 11, 2018
Cheap 3D Print Bed Adhesion Stickers – Are They Any Good?

Getting your prints to stick to your build plate is one of the most important aspects of FDM 3D printing. We decided to test some cheap 3D print bed adhesion stickers that we found online to see if they're worth using.

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One Small Print For Man May 11, 2018
3D Printed Moon Lamps: 5 Great Curated Models to 3D Print

While it's easy to appreciate the moon by looking up at the night sky or using a telescope, 3D printing has made it even easier to enjoy, whether in the palm of your hand or on the nightstand next to your bed. Introducing our curated collection of the 5 best 3D printed moon models.

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Never Fear, the Bounce is Here! May 11, 2018
How to 3D Print Rubber-Like Materials

3D printing isn't just limited to hard plastics -- from phone cases to adorable octopuses, rubber-like filaments open up a whole new world of printable ideas. But how do you print with flexible filament? Here are some tips and tricks.

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Free Stuff May 10, 2018
Autodesk Ditches Subscriptions for SketchBook, Now a Free Download

As of the end of April, Autodesk's SketchBook artwork software has transitioned from a paid subscription model to completely free for individual users. Users can sketch away on any device to their heart's content without spending a dime.

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VR Makes it to Art Galleries Down Under May 10, 2018
Terminus Exhibit at the National Gallery of Australia Blends VR with Physical Art

Two New Zealand artists collaborated to create Terminus, a "five-part immersive experience" at the National Gallery of Australia. Their work blends art with virtual reality and creates some interesting results. 

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Pinching Pennies May 10, 2018
[DEAL] Save Big on E3D 3D Printer Upgrades at MatterHackers

The fine folks at MatterHackers have cut the prices of most of their E3D stock - we're talking Titan extruders, V6 hot ends, nozzles and everything in between.

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Maybe Even 3D Print It May 10, 2018
Download Your Very Own Digital Copy of Boston

Boston's Planning & Development Agency has been busy. Courtesy of the aforementioned, you can download CAD files in a variety of formats of the entire city and see visualizations of city-wide data like flooding and energy usage.

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