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Best Free 3D Modeling Software / 3D Design Software of 2018

Looking for free 3D modeling software? Check out our 2018 compilation of the 24 best free 3D design software tools available right now.

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25 Best 3D Rendering Software Tools of 2018 (Some are Free)

Looking for 3D rendering software? Check out our 2018 guide to the 25 best 3D rendering software tools for animation movies, special effects, and architectural visualization. Some of them are free.

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24 Best 3D Animation Software Tools of 2018 (Some are Free)

Check out the 24 best 3D animation software tools for 2D, 3D, and stop-motion animation to bring your 3D models to life in animated movies and games. Some of them are free.

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18 Best STL Repair Software Tools of 2018

Your 3D model isn't printable? Check out our 2018 guide to the best STL repair software tools for fixing STL files, plus tips on how to repair STL files.

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STL File Format (3D Printing) – Simply Explained

What is an STL file? What is it good for? How does it work? We simply explain the STL file format for 3D printing in depth.

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3D Slicer Settings for Beginners – 8 Things You Need to Know

Learn about best practices for 3D slicer settings in this guest post from 3D printing community Pinshape. Slice like a champ and get better prints!

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11 Best 3D Graphing Calculator Software Tools

Are you stuck with your math problem? Here is a list of some of the best 3D graphing calculator software tools. Some of them can guide you step by step through the problem – others are suitable for professionals.

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3D Slash Review: 3D Modeling Made Super Easy

3D Slash proves that 3D modeling doesn't need to be rocket science. It can be fun, and productive. Version 2.0 is even easier to use. For more details, read this 3D Slash review.

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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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Repetier-Host 2.0.1 Update Adds Velocity Painting, New Features

RepRap stalwart Repetier-Host has flipped the switch on its latest update. Version 2.0.1 includes bug fixes, new icons and a few new tricks.

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Cura 3.0 Brings Shiny UI, Fractal Infill Patterns, and 3rd Party Plugins

Ultimaker has released Cura 3.0, the newest version of its free slicer software. Find out if it is indeed the next big step for 3D printing.

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How to Make Augmented Reality Apps, Games & More

Augmented reality apps attract much attention. We review the best software that will help you create your own custom AR apps and games.

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Free PotterDraw Software Lets you Design Vases In No Time

Sometimes you need a specialist to get the job done. So if you want to design or visualize cylindrical shapes in no time, there’s an interesting new software out: PotterDraw.

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MakerBot MinFill Offers Faster Prints With Less Filament

MakerBot has unveiled the new MinFill feature for MakerBot Print, enabling minimized infill for faster prints that use less material.

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Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down As Company Undergoes Major Transition

The leading 3D design and engineering software firm Autodesk has announced the resignation of CEO and President Carl Bass.