3D Printing

3D Printer Wins Major Dental Award, Stratasys’ Objet Eden260V

Stratasys is one of the largest 3D printing manufacturers in the world. They have made a name for themselves within the manufacturing segment of the market, and continue to innovate…

Innovative New 3D Printing “Stick Filament” Seeks Funding on Indiegogo

Just like 2D printers use ink, 3D printers use something called filament. This filament is what gets extruded from the printer, in small quantities, in melted form as the printer…

Organova Surprises All, Delivers First 3D Printed Liver Tissue to Key Opinion Leader

Late last year Organova, a 3D bioprinting company, announced that they will have a 3D printed liver by the end of 2014. They also claimed that they would make the…

First 3D Printing Mutual Fund Launches

Over the last 24 months we have seen stocks of companies involved in 3D printing soar. We have seen companies like 3D Systems (DDD) gain close to 500% , and…

Gartner Report Suggests That 3D Printing And Medicine Are About to Change the World

This morning Gartner, the technology research and advisory firm, located in Stamford Conn., issued a brand new report covering the 3D printing industry. Gartner has issued several reports in the…

Leapfrog 3D Finishes a Massive Model of ‘The Forbidden City’ Using 3D Printers

Who knew that it would take only a few months to 3D print an entire city? OK, we never said it was a real city, but it’s still a huge…

Dell Partners with MakerBot to Offer Replicator 3D Printers and Scanners to Dell Precision Workstation Customers

MakeBot recently just released three new 3D Printers at CES in Las Vegas.  Now, they have partnered with Dell to bring their Replicator printers and their Digitizer Scanner to Dell…

Objectifiers Looks to Remove the Toughest Parts of 3D Printing & Design

3D Printing has caught on at a staggering rate just in this past year.  There are websites like ShapeWays that allow designers to sell their printed designs, without having to…

Libraries Were Once For Books – In 2014 3D Printers May Become Their Main Attractions

Only 20 years ago, if you needed to research something, you would hop in your car and drive to the local library.  Libraries were the main source of knowledge, whether…

Company Now 3D Prints Custom Sea Life Tracking Devices

Our oceans are extremely vast. It is estimated that anywhere from 50-80% of all life on earth is found in them, and approximately 99% of the living space on the…

5 Most Successful 3D Printer Crowdfunding Projects of All-Time

Two of the most disruptive ideas within the Internet/Technology arena have combined forces to deliver what may eventually become huge drivers of innovation, change, and economic progress.  What are they?…

World’s First Biologically 3D Printed WindPipe / Trachea

Another first within the 3D printing industry has arrived.  This time the discovery is a biologically precise windpipe.  Back in May of last year doctors were able to implant a…

General Electric to Expand 3D Printing Manufacturing – Invests $100 million

Every day we hear more news about the 3D printing industry’s growth.  Today we got word that General Electric’s Oil and Gas Division will begin using metal laser sintering technology…