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Featured image of 3D Printing Industry Report – Week 32 / 2018
Aug 10, 2018
3D Printing Industry Report – Week 32 / 2018
Featured image of Air New Zealand Starts to 3D Print Airplane Parts and Tools
Aug 9, 2018
Air New Zealand Starts to 3D Print Airplane Parts and Tools
Featured image of 3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing Conferences 2018
Aug 7, 2018
3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing Conferences 2018
Featured image of Raise3D N2 Plus: Review the Facts of this 3D Printer
Jul 28, 2018
Raise3D N2 Plus: Review the Facts of this 3D Printer
Featured image of Researchers Develop Electron Nanofabrication Method Using Ice
Jul 27, 2018
Researchers Develop Electron Nanofabrication Method Using Ice
Featured image of Barcelona’s University Launches Master Degree in Additive Manufacturing
Jul 24, 2018
Barcelona’s University Launches Master Degree in Additive Manufacturing
Featured image of 14 Best 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Jul 23, 2018
14 Best 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Featured image of 2018 Metal 3D Printer Guide – All About Metal 3D Printing
Jul 20, 2018
2018 Metal 3D Printer Guide – All About Metal 3D Printing
Featured image of Printrbot Shuts Down After Seven Years of Creating Open Source 3D Printers
Jul 19, 2018
Printrbot Shuts Down After Seven Years of Creating Open Source 3D Printers
Featured image of 3D Hubs Releases Digital Manufacturing Trend Report for Q3 2018
Jul 18, 2018
3D Hubs Releases Digital Manufacturing Trend Report for Q3 2018
Featured image of Best Industrial 3D Printers of 2018 – The 21 Most Advanced
Jul 13, 2018
Best Industrial 3D Printers of 2018 – The 21 Most Advanced
Featured image of Oerlikon and Lufthansa Technik Partner to Establish Repeatable Aviation 3D Printing Processes
Jul 12, 2018
Oerlikon and Lufthansa Technik Partner to Establish Repeatable Aviation 3D Printing Processes
Featured image of 20 Best Large 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Jul 12, 2018
20 Best Large 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Featured image of 2018 Original Prusa i3 MK3 Review: Simply the Best 3D Printer
Jul 9, 2018
2018 Original Prusa i3 MK3 Review: Simply the Best 3D Printer
Featured image of 25 Best Resin (DLP/SLA) 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Jun 29, 2018
25 Best Resin (DLP/SLA) 3D Printers of Summer 2018
Featured image of Nexeo Solutions Expands 3D Printing Portfolio With Polymaker Filaments Worldwide
Jun 28, 2018
Nexeo Solutions Expands 3D Printing Portfolio With Polymaker Filaments Worldwide
Featured image of 2018 Snapmaker Review – A Super-Compact 3-In-1 3D Printer
Jun 4, 2018
2018 Snapmaker Review – A Super-Compact 3-In-1 3D Printer
Featured image of Arevo Boosts Expansion of Carbon Fiber 3D Printing With $12.5 Million Funding Round
May 22, 2018
Arevo Boosts Expansion of Carbon Fiber 3D Printing With $12.5 Million Funding Round
Featured image of Experimental Ceramic Resin for the Form 2 Now Available
May 17, 2018
Experimental Ceramic Resin for the Form 2 Now Available
Featured image of Simplify3D and FlashForge Partner Up for Professional 3D Printing
May 9, 2018
Simplify3D and FlashForge Partner Up for Professional 3D Printing
Featured image of Ultimaker and Prusa Vie for Dominance in 3D Hubs Trend Report
Bang on Trend
Ultimaker and Prusa Vie for Dominance in 3D Hubs Trend Report

Ultimaker! HP! Prusa Research! New York City! More fascinating insights into the 3D printing industry, courtesy of the latest 3D Hubs Trend Report.

Featured image of ABB Robotics Uses 3D Printing for Functional Prototyping
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ABB Robotics Uses 3D Printing for Functional Prototyping

ABB Robotics was replaced traditional production methods with 3D printing to prototype "fingers" for their industrial robot YuMi. Here’s their story.

Featured image of New Zortrax M300 is BIG (Like, REALLY BIG)
Super Size Me
New Zortrax M300 is BIG (Like, REALLY BIG)

The Zortrax M300 has a big debut at the Additive Manufacturing Show in Amsterdam; can this supersized 3D printer tower over the competition?

Featured image of What Wikipedia doesn’t tell you about 3D printing
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What Wikipedia doesn’t tell you about 3D printing

When time comes, 3D printing will turn the world upside down. But we still have a long way to get there.

Featured image of MIT and Boeing Collaborate on Additive Manufacturing Education
Higher Learning
MIT and Boeing Collaborate on Additive Manufacturing Education

New online course from MIT and Boeing to teach professionals how to invent and implement innovative new applications for additive manufacturing.

Featured image of Type A Machines Retire to that Great 3D Printer in the Sky
We Hardly Knew Ye
Type A Machines Retire to that Great 3D Printer in the Sky

Despite their multiple innovations in the desktop 3D printer market, California-based manufacturer Type A Machines has gone out of business.

Featured image of BigRep STUDIO Goes into Production in Germany
Vorsprung Durch Technik
BigRep STUDIO Goes into Production in Germany

Berlin startup BigRep is partnering up with Heidelberg Digital Platforms for production of the BigRep STUDIO large-scale 3D printer.

Featured image of Exciting New Delta, Mini V2 & Select Plus 3D Printers from Monoprice
Triple Threat
Exciting New Delta, Mini V2 & Select Plus 3D Printers from Monoprice

Monoprice shares more details on three new 3D printers in their range; the MP Select Mini V2, the MP Mini Delta, and the Maker Select Plus.

Featured image of Honda Produces Carbon Fiber Parts with Mcor Paper 3D Printing
The Power of Dreams
Honda Produces Carbon Fiber Parts with Mcor Paper 3D Printing

Mcor Technologies’ selective deposition lamination (SDL) technology is being used by Honda to create paper molds for carbon fiber CFRP parts.

Featured image of Gartner’s 3D Printing Hype Curve: The Best is Yet to Come
3D Printing Industry Analysis
Gartner’s 3D Printing Hype Curve: The Best is Yet to Come

Again, Gartner has analyzed the 3D printing market. Their conclusion: 3D Printing has a bright future - but some sections will have to wait.

Featured image of Formlabs Raises $30m in New Equity Funding
Solid Investment
Formlabs Raises $30m in New Equity Funding

With two major product launches on the horizon, 3D printing startup Formlabs have bolstered their war-chest with $30m in new equity funding.

Featured image of Two Big Strategic Changes from 3D Hubs
CNC Hubs?
Two Big Strategic Changes from 3D Hubs

The open peer-to-peer marketplace pioneered by 3D Hubs has been relegated, say the company founders, to make room for a broader manufacturing platform driven by CAD-CAM technologies.

Featured image of New High-Speed Sintering 3D Printing Process from Voxeljet
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New High-Speed Sintering 3D Printing Process from Voxeljet

Voxeljet to unveil new 3D printing technology at Formnext, a High-Speed Sintering process for the production of end-use parts.

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3MF Consortium
3MF File Format: A new format for the age of 3D printing

The 3MF Consortium (Microsoft, HP, Autodesk et. al.) created a new file format to suite the whole process from 3D modeling to manufacturing.

Featured image of Grohe Introduces 3D Printing to Streamline Design, Development, Production
Big Changes for 2018
Grohe Introduces 3D Printing to Streamline Design, Development, Production

Grohe AG, the world leader in supplying sanitary and water fittings, is planning to expand its production of fittings and incorporate 3D printing technology into its prototyping processes.