Two Teachers Team Up to Create a 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand for 7 Year Old Frankie

3D Printing…. What is it good for? If you are an avid reader of 3DPrint.com, you probably know all of the answers to this question. 3D Printing has been used…

M.Lab21 to Move Shop Class into the 21st Century with 3D Printing and Scanning Tech

Two hundred high school industrial arts and vocational education programs will be getting an update in the coming years through a pilot initiative introducing the latest additive manufacturing technologies. The…

The World Cup And 3D Printing Merge: 5 Amazing World Cup 3D Prints

The FIFA World Cup kicks off today in Brazil, with the commencing game between home team Brazil, and Croatia at 4 PM EST. FIFA believes that the 2014 World Cup…

Tinkerine Studios’ Stock (TKSTF) Begins Trading on U.S. Markets

There are only so many pure play 3D printing stocks, trading here in the U.S., for investors to choose from. Most of the companies are established larger scale firms such as…

3D Printing Marketplace Threeding Launches Their Android App

When it comes to 3D printing marketplaces where people can buy and sell designs that are printable on at-home 3D printers, there have been a lot of new sites popping…

Replica Labs to Launch ‘Rendor’ Application to Turn any Smartphone Camera into a Powerful 3D Scanner

When affordable flatbed 2D scanners first appeared in the 1990’s they provided almost anyone the ability to copy documents from the comfort of their own home. They also allowed us…

3D Systems to Increase 3D Printing Speeds By 50X for Google’s Project Ara

When 3D Systems announced that they were teaming with Google to 3D print “millions and hopefully billions” of smart phone modules for Google’s upcoming Project Ara smartphone, many within the…

Shapeways Greatly Reduces Their Lead Times for 3D Printed Metal Items

  Shapeways is the industry leader when it comes to purchasing 3D printed goods. They are known for their vast marketplace of items that you probably never knew even existed….

X.Pose 3D Printed Wearable Sculpture Reveals Person’s Skin Based on Data

Americans are obsessed with privacy, or at least we think we are. In fact, paradoxical privacy laws make it truly difficult sometimes for you to even access your own information,…

Sliced Light: 3D Printing by Replacing Filament with Light

When it comes to 3D printing on FDM based 3D printers, there are an increasing amount of materials and colors to choose from. One man, named Ekaggrat Singh Kalsi, however,…

3D Printing Inventor, Charles Hull, Amazed At Advancement of the Technology

Charles Hull, the American inventor of the 3D printer, declared in an Informationweek interview that he was truly amazed at the advancement in 3D printing technologies. He said that the…

Utilizing 3D Printing to Solve Hygiene Problems in Lebanon – Oxfam, MyMiniFactory, And Volunteer 3D Designers

Back in May, we reported on an incredible initiative that MyMiniFactory and Oxfan had teamed up for. They had decided to utilize the benefits of 3D printing to bring humanitarian…

It’s All Man Made: Pre-Historic Technology Meets 3D Printing

In any show, exhibit, or book about pre-historic life you’ve seen the tear drop shaped hand axes that people used as an all purpose tool. Made from flint or other…

Printeer, 3D Printer for Children and Education Seeks Funding on Kickstarter

Just a few years ago, almost all of the consumer 3D printers on the market, were very clunky, difficult to use, and they would take the typical person a few…

17-Year-Old Creates Affordable 3D Metal Printer – Hopes to Launch Kickstarter Campaign

Materials, materials, materials. When it comes to 3D printing, the biggest improvement that most in the industry wish to see, is the ability to print in more materials. Currently, most…

Trimaker Element 3D Printer To Be Sold At Staples In Argentina

Trimaker, a Latin-American 3D printer maker, will have its latest product, the T-Element, sold at Staples stores in Argentina. What’s more, a Staples’ store in Buenos Aires will incorporate the…

New Zealand’s Green Party: Investing in 3D Printing Industry Means Jobs, Growth

New Zealand’s Green Party thinks that 3D printing is the future for their country.  The technology which promises to add a realm of customization to traditional manufacturing techniques, is progressing…

3D Systems Just Broke the Speed Barrier, Surpassing Traditional Injection Molding Manufacturing Techniques

You would have to be living under a rock if you haven’t heard about 3D printing and additive manufacturing yet. The media has been all over the up and coming…

Formlabs Announces Their New Form 1+ SLA 3D Printer, Upgrade Option, New Material & Launch of European Store

Over the past month or so, there has been a lot of speculation surrounding stereolithographic 3D printer manufacturer Formlabs. The company had been teasing an announcement for a couple of…

3D Printing May Create Enhanced New Organs, Capable of Producing Electricity Within the Human Body

Bioprinting has emerged as one of the more exciting medical technologies of the last year or two. Although, these 3D printers which print out human cells, in order to form…

Exclusive Details: ORD Solutions’ New MH3000 R2, 5 Color/Material 3D Printer Set to hit Kickstarter

Back in October of 2013, a company named ORD Solutions launched a Kickstarter campaign. The results? They were extremely successful in blowing past their funding goal of $25,000 CAD, and…

Multistruder, The First Quad Filament Extruder, Seeks Funding Via Kickstarter

A Kickstarter project put online by a New Jersey man, named Michael Stabile, is seeking $65,000 in pledges from backers. His project? The Multistruder, a plugin to your existing 3D…

Discov3ry Extruder Launches Kickstarter Campaign to 3D Print in Silicone, Wood Filler, Conductive Paint & More

Last month I had the opportunity to get introduced to a fascinating new 3D printer extruder by a company named Structur3D Printing. The idea completely blew my mind, and made…

Music Meets Additive Manufacturing? Klaxons Unveil ‘3D Printed Tour’

There is no shortage of interest in jumping on the 3D printing bandwagon, and the UK band Klaxons are the latest to tap into the hype. The London-based outfit has…