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bendy microchips! Jan 5, 2018
New Flexible Silicon-on-Polymer Super Memory Chip Created with 3D Printing

The United States Air Force Research Lab teamed up with American Semiconductor to create an improved Silicon-on-polymer memory chip using 3D printing.

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Virtual Life Lessons Jan 4, 2018
VR Prepares Colorado Inmates for the Real World

These men were sent to prison before experiencing life as an adult. 20 years later, they're learning how to live in today's world with VR.

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3D Selfie with a Hat Jan 4, 2018
Sony’s 3D Creator Scanning App Integrates with New MyMiniFactory App

You can now 3D scan your face using Sony's 3D Creator, add a hat using MyMiniFactory's new app and 3D print the whole thing with a few simple clicks.

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New Year, New Materials Jan 4, 2018
New MDF and Plywood Laser Cutting Materials Available at Sculpteo

Sculpteo is offering two new materials on their laser cutting platform including MDF material of just 2mm thickness and Ceiba Wood plywood.

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Historic Prints Jan 4, 2018
Students 3D Print Diorama of Ancient Chinese History

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Mwah! Jan 4, 2018
Perfectly Personalized Lipstick Applicators Created Using 3D Printing Technology

The Cosmetic Science Research Group at London College of Fashion is using 3D scanning and printing to create a personalized lipstick applicator. 

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Mo Money, Mo Problems Jan 3, 2018
Thingiverse Vulnerability Allowed Pages to Mine for Cryptocurrency

A member of the Facebook group 3D Printing has exposed a vulnerability in the design of Thingiverse that allows commenters on Things' pages to embed cryptocurrency miners. Now fixed, the malicious comments hijacked vulnerable computers and used them to mine for digital currency.

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A Blade Runner's Sheath Jan 3, 2018
VR Tour of Deckard’s Blade Runner Apartment

BladeRunner 9732 is a virtual reality tour of Rick Deckard's Los Angeles apartment, developed by Quentin Lengel. It goes live on Steam on January 7th.

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Binder-Jetting Ceramics Jan 3, 2018
Kwambio Reveals Brand-New Ceramic 3D Printer at CES

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New Year, New Facility Jan 3, 2018
Sintavia Announces New Manufacturing Plant & Breaks Ground in Florida

Metal additive manufacturing company, Sintavia, broke ground ready for the new facility to be built before late 2018. The site will be 55,000 square foot.

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String Theory Jan 2, 2018
Make Your Own 3D Printed Single String Harp

The brains over at Makefast Workshop have pieced together a foolproof single string harp design. All you need to make your own is a 3D printer, a guitar string, tuner, bearings, nuts and bolts.

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Space Balls Jan 2, 2018
AstroReality Uses 3D Printing to Create Realistic AR Moons

After fundraising on IndieGoGo back in the summer, AstroReality is taking its ridiculously realistic model Moons to CES. Fabricated with the help of industrial 3D printers, the tiny celestial bodies use AR to educate and inspire.

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3D printed coaster laser cutter Dec 29, 2017
The Coasty Toaster – Laser Cutter for 3D Printed Coasters Gets a Serious Update

Customized laser 3D printed coasters are a thing now. Design your own with The Coaster Toasty to liven up your parties at home.

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Energetic Research Dec 29, 2017
Researchers Develop 3D Printing Technique for Precise Deposition of Energetic Materials

Researchers from Purdue University have developed an inkjet-inspired 3D printing technique that offers a more precise and safer way to deposit energetic materials.

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Ultimate Roadtrip Dec 28, 2017
Doctor Drives to Sierra Leone with Ultimaker 3D Printer to Make Prosthetics for Children

Doctor Lars Brouwers is driving from the Netherlands to Sierra Leone with an Ultimaker 3D printer to teach locals how to print limb prosthetics for children. 

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Your Way Or The Highway Dec 28, 2017
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. 

Featured image of Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models
Mini Superhero You! Dec 27, 2017
Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models

Reflection 3D Technology is a Canadian company that's redefining the modern family photograph by turning 360-degree photographs into 3D models.

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High-Speed Extrusion Dec 27, 2017
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. 

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Using the Force for Good Dec 27, 2017
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.

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Brain Model Dec 26, 2017
Researchers 3D Print Accurate Microfluidic Model of the Blood-Brain Barrier

Italian researchers have developed 3D bio-hybrid microfluidic models to screen for drugs and assess toxicity of nanoparticles crossing the blood-brain barrier.

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