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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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Pulling the Strings May 10, 2018
Student 3D Prints Prosthetic to Help Girl Learn to Play the Violin

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Point-and-Shoot in VR May 9, 2018
Lenovo’s $300 VR-Camera “Mirage” is Available Now

Lenovo and Google collaborated to create the Lenovo Mirage Solo VR headset for $399 and the Lenovo Mirage Camera for $299. Both are now available to buy.

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Printing is the Key May 9, 2018
Project of the Week: 3D Print a Key Organizer

We love key organizers. They not only look so much better than your average keyring, they are also very practical. Until now, you could find these tools only on Kickstarter or in specialized shops. Now you can 3D print and assemble your own. The project a great start for 3D printing beginners.

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Revolutionary May 9, 2018
This Fully 3D Printed Electric Motor is a World First

Electrical engineers from the Chemnitz University of Technology have achieved a world first; they've 3D printed a working electric motor from iron, copper and ceramic materials.

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Spring Savings May 9, 2018
[DEAL] Save 20% Off Any colorFabb Spool of Filament

Dutch filament manufacturer colorFabb is celebrating its Spring Break with a tasty sounding sale across all of its filament stock. Save 20% off any spool, seemingly including its already-discounted clearance stock.

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3d printed aluminium extrusion fasteners May 9, 2018
Start Building with Aluminum Rods and 3D Printed Brackets

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Slice & Print May 9, 2018
Simplify3D and Flashforge Partner Up for Professional 3D Printing

Leading developer of 3D printing software Simplify3D enters into new agreement with FlashForge, manufacturer of desktop 3D printing systems, to provide support for their extensive lineup of 3D printing platforms.

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Workshop Wisdom May 8, 2018
Autodesk’s Pier 9 Releases Free Workshops for Wood, Metal, CNC & 3D Print Machinery

Learn metal, wood, CNC and 3D print shop skills with this wealth of highly produced workshops developed at Autodesk's high tech Pier 9 fablab facility.

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Loyalty Test May 8, 2018
China’s Communist Party Measures Member’s Loyalty with VR Test

Members of China's Communist Party (CPC) in Qingyang town, Binzhou city, in East China's Shandong Province are the first to undergo a virtual reality (VR) loyalty test. 

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Good Fit May 8, 2018
Amazon is 3D Scanning Customers’ Bodies to Improve Online Shopping

To help sell clothes more effectively, Amazon is reportedly inviting customers to a New York office for a detailed 3D body scan over a 20 week time period.

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Spice of Life May 8, 2018
Tumeric Combined with 3D Printed Bone Scaffolds Prompt Growth

Researchers at Washington State University find that natural cures combined with biomedical devices prompt bone health, growth. In this case, 3D printed ceramic bone scaffolds coated with curcumin, a compound of the spice turmeric.

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I am no Jedi! May 8, 2018
“Star Wars: Jedi Challenges” AR Lightsaber Duels are now Two-Player

Disney and Lenovo's Star Wars: Jedi Challenges set offers you the chance to battle it out against your friends in two-player mode using their AR headset toy, lightsaber and your phone.

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