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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 GE Additive Acquires GeonX to Boost Prototype Software Assessment
Sweet Simulation Software
GE Additive Acquires GeonX to Boost Prototype Software Assessment

GE Additive Digital industrial company announced that it has acquired GeonX, a firm that specializes in virtual manufacturing and simulation software.

Featured image of Meet the Hubs Making London the Top 3D Printing City
We Built This City
Meet the Hubs Making London the Top 3D Printing City

According to latest data from 3D Hubs, London is the most active 3D printing city in the world. We speak to the local hubs driving this trend.

Featured image of Aectual Makes 3D Printed Floors with Big Robots
Floored
Aectual Makes 3D Printed Floors with Big Robots

Dutch company Aectual makes beautiful floors for public spaces which are sustainable, customizable, and 3D printed by giant robot arms.

Featured image of HP to Shutdown Operation in Ireland, Nearly 500 Employees Face Layoffs
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HP to Shutdown Operation in Ireland, Nearly 500 Employees Face Layoffs

Global technology giant Hewlett-Packard is closing down their facility in Leixlip, Ireland. The announcement hints at the company's shift from conventional technology to the 3D printing market.

Featured image of 3D Printed Automotive Parts Could Reduce CO2 Emissions
Super Efficient, Reduced Emissions
3D Printed Automotive Parts Could Reduce CO2 Emissions

Lightweight automotive parts made with selective laser melting (SLM) 3D printing can improve fuel efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions.

Featured image of Deloitte Poland Predicts Rosy Outlook for Desktop 3D Printing
Swimming in Money?
Deloitte Poland Predicts Rosy Outlook for Desktop 3D Printing

New report by Deloitte Poland predicts that the global 3D printing market will grow from $4.8 billion in 2015 to over $20 billion by 2020.

Featured image of Markforge Onyx One is Carbon Fiber 3D Printer for Prosumers
Strength to Strength
Markforge Onyx One is Carbon Fiber 3D Printer for Prosumers

The new Onyx One 3D printer from Markforged will print carbon fiber reinforced parts for a prosumer-friendly starting price of $3,500.

Featured image of Berlin’s Power Plant has 3D Printed Parts for More Efficient Electricity
Party On!
Berlin’s Power Plant has 3D Printed Parts for More Efficient Electricity

3D printing is helping a large power plant in Berlin use electricity more efficiently to fuel Germany's thriving capital.

Featured image of GE Buys Concept Laser After Metal 3D Printing Deal Collapse
Fallback Position
GE Buys Concept Laser After Metal 3D Printing Deal Collapse

In a fresh twist in this week's metal 3D printing saga, GE scoops up Concept Laser after takeover deal for SLM collapses.

Featured image of Formlabs Hit By Patent Infringement Lawsuit from EnvisionTEC
Second Patent Lawsuit for Formlabs
Formlabs Hit By Patent Infringement Lawsuit from EnvisionTEC

Legal trouble for 3D printer company Formlabs: The MIT spin-out is being sued by EnvisionTEC for patent infringements.

Featured image of Zortrax Made Over $1.9M Profit in First Half of 2016
Business is Booming
Zortrax Made Over $1.9M Profit in First Half of 2016

Driven by sales of their flagship Zortrax M200, the Polish 3D printer manufacturer had a record $6.7M turnover in the first half of 2016.

Featured image of Raytheon Research Points to 3D Printing for Missile Manufacturing
Cut the Cost, Speed up Development.
Raytheon Research Points to 3D Printing for Missile Manufacturing

According to US defense contractor Raytheon, 3D printers will soon be used on the frontline to repair and replace missile parts, eliminating supply risks and speeding up research.

Featured image of Mercedes-Benz Trucks 3D Printing Spare Parts on Demand
Keep on Truckin'
Mercedes-Benz Trucks 3D Printing Spare Parts on Demand

World's largest truck manufacturer Mercedes-Benz has a massive inventory of spare parts, and soon many of them will be 3D printed on demand.

Featured image of EOS Invests in DyeMansion for Great Color SLS 3D Printing
Better Colors, Less Bleaching
EOS Invests in DyeMansion for Great Color SLS 3D Printing

DyeMansion developed a new technique for coloring laser sintered prints. Now EOS founder Dr. Hans J. Langer takes partnership as a shareholder.

Featured image of 3D Printed Glass developed by MIT is Mesmerizing
Through the Looking Glass
3D Printed Glass developed by MIT is Mesmerizing

We've already printed plastic, concrete, clothes and food. Now, MIT has developed a process for 3D printed glass — and it's gorgeous.