3D printing hobbyists have long been downloading plans and printing items using plastic, but some have wished more a sturdier, more resilient alternative. It appears that alternative has finally arrived.Markforged, a manufacturer of 3D printers, has introduced a line...
3D printing -- and the way it enables the on-demand creation of a variety of products -- seems poised to disrupt manufactured consumer goods as home 3D printers become more common. But while that world appears to be off...
3D printing has a lot of promise when it comes to the future of the medical field, but don’t think all the innovations are years down the line. Quite the opposite: many are being put into use today, especially...
Imagine you’re someone who has just launched a brand new television cartoon series. Your series is receiving critical acclaim, it’s developing a loyal following, and you’re even in talks to start producing merchandise based on your IP. You might...
This post is part of our new Future of Construction series which interviews the leading founders and executives who are on the front lines of the industry to get a better understanding of what problems the industry is facing,...
There’s a new tech company tag team in the 3D printing space: according to ZDNet, Siemens and HP have announced a partnership that will see the two join forces on products and software. More specifically, HP will integrate Siemens’...
The technology behind 3D printing is fundamentally changing how we look at manufacturing, both on the small scale and large. We are seeing this tech enter housing construction, metal fabrication, and even the biomedical realm now that we have...
The world of 3D printing has grown to involve nearly every industry. 3D printers are being used for space projects to create self-replicating 3D printers to create tools (and themselves!) from moon dust and to help NASA make radiation...
The Building 8 Consumer division at Facebook has developed and filed for a patent on a “modular electromechanical device.” CEO and Founder Mark Zuckerberg previously stated that Facebook had no intentions of releasing a smartphone, that they would not...
When it comes to 3D printing as a learning tool, the possibilities are pretty exciting. After all, not many products can integrate several disciplines in a way that can be fun for children and provide them with a finished...

RECENT POSTS