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Jewelry Inspired by Art is the Focus of New 3D Design Challenge by Shapeways and the National Gallery of Denmark

Jewelry Inspired by Art is the Focus of New 3D Design Challenge by Shapeways and the National Gallery of Denmark

I don’t usually wear earrings unless I’m attending a formal event, and I have only a few necklaces that are in regular rotation, but I love wearing unique rings. One of my favorites has a big owl on it, with a black jeweled head that’s complete with two sharp horns and a cute little beak. […]

I don’t usually wear earrings unless I’m attending a formal event, and I have only a few necklaces that are in regular rotation, but I love wearing unique rings. One of my favorites has a big owl on it, with a black jeweled head that’s complete with...
Designer 3D Prints Amazing Hand-Crank Fan in One Piece

Designer 3D Prints Amazing Hand-Crank Fan in One Piece

One of the most intriguing aspects of following the 3D printing space is that I have the opportunity to see all sorts of new, incredible creations come about which previously could not even be imagined possible with 3D printing just a couple years ago. The 3D printing space is evolving, and it’s happening at a […]

One of the most intriguing aspects of following the 3D printing space is that I have the opportunity to see all sorts of new, incredible creations come about which previously could not even be imagined possible with 3D printing just a couple years ago. The 3D printing...
3D-Printed Watch Designers Have Eyes On Space Exploration

3D-Printed Watch Designers Have Eyes On Space Exploration

For decades, luxury watchmaker Omega has had the distinction of being the only manufacturer with a timepiece – the iconic SpeedMaster – that has been certified by NASA for use on moon walks. Now, a 3D-printed rival is vying to become the timepiece of choice for budding space explorers. The SpeedMaster was selected for use […]

For decades, luxury watchmaker Omega has had the distinction of being the only manufacturer with a timepiece – the iconic SpeedMaster – that has been certified by NASA for use on moon walks. Now, a 3D-printed rival is vying to become the timepiece of...
3D Printing Marketplace Threeding Launches Their Android App

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 up recently. While the free 3D design repositories like Thingiverse, and the 3D printing service marketplaces like Shapeways have really gained a lot of steam […]

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 up recently. While the free 3D design repositories like Thingiverse, and the 3D printing service...
Is Amazon Getting Ready to Try and Supplant Shapeways as Top 3D Printing Service? Patents Point Toward Something Big

Is Amazon Getting Ready to Try and Supplant Shapeways as Top 3D Printing Service? Patents Point Toward Something Big

Amazon is the largest marketplace for goods on the internet. They have been growing at a rate unequal to other online marketplaces, and the main reason is because they are innovators. They innovate in areas where other companies don’t have the resources to do so. Take for example, their Amazon Prime membership, which allows members […]

Amazon is the largest marketplace for goods on the internet. They have been growing at a rate unequal to other online marketplaces, and the main reason is because they are innovators. They innovate in areas where other companies don’t have the resources to do...
3D Designers Submit Some Incredible T-Rex Remix Designs for MakerBot Competition

3D Designers Submit Some Incredible T-Rex Remix Designs for MakerBot Competition

A few weeks ago, we reported on a design competition that was being held by MakerBot. They requested that designers download their T-Rex skull model, remix it and then submit their entries for a chance to win one of several great prizes. Entries had to be submitted by May 13th to qualify. There were many […]

A few weeks ago, we reported on a design competition that was being held by MakerBot. They requested that designers download their T-Rex skull model, remix it and then submit their entries for a chance to win one of several great prizes. Entries had to be submitted by...
MakerBot Teams With Sesame Street to Bring Licensed Content to Their Digital Store

MakerBot Teams With Sesame Street to Bring Licensed Content to Their Digital Store

The MakerBot Digtal Store has just been getting better and better as of late. Just last week they introduced a full, to-scale replica of a  Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, which is 3D printable on any MakerBot printer. Today, MakerBot announces that they have entered a partnership agreement with Sesame Street, to bring even more high quality […]

The MakerBot Digtal Store has just been getting better and better as of late. Just last week they introduced a full, to-scale replica of a  Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, which is 3D printable on any MakerBot printer. Today, MakerBot announces that they have entered a...
Celebrate Mother's Day by 3D Printing Your Own Custom Flowers - Thanks to MakerBot's Digital Store

Celebrate Mother's Day by 3D Printing Your Own Custom Flowers - Thanks to MakerBot's Digital Store

Are you still trying to figure out what you can get for your mom for Mothers Day? If you have a 3D printer, MakerBot may just have a solution for you. Just yesterday, MakeBot released their Spring Blossoms to their digital store. For $4.99 you can purchase the 3D printable designs for a beautiful, almost […]

Are you still trying to figure out what you can get for your mom for Mothers Day? If you have a 3D printer, MakerBot may just have a solution for you. Just yesterday, MakeBot released their Spring Blossoms to their digital store. For $4.99 you can purchase the 3D...
CGTrader.com Adopts New 3D Printing Tools For Growth Within The Market

CGTrader.com Adopts New 3D Printing Tools For Growth Within The Market

CGTrader, one of the world’s largest 3D model repositories, launched back in 2011. The company, which is now backed by funding from Intel Capital, has taken advantage of their positioning within the 3D model marketplace, to expand their scope into 3D printing. By leveraging their popularity among designers, they have been able to swiftly capture market […]

CGTrader, one of the world’s largest 3D model repositories, launched back in 2011. The company, which is now backed by funding from Intel Capital, has taken advantage of their positioning within the 3D model marketplace, to expand their scope into 3D printing....
MakerBot Workspace Creations Are Now Available in the MakerBot Digital Store

MakerBot Workspace Creations Are Now Available in the MakerBot Digital Store

Back in January, MakerBot officially launched the “MakerBot Digital Store”. Up until just recently the digital designs offered in the store have been targeted mostly towards children. They have mostly consisted of toys. However, a couple weeks ago they began targeting people with other interests, other than those that want to either print toys for […]

Back in January, MakerBot officially launched the “MakerBot Digital Store”. Up until just recently the digital designs offered in the store have been targeted mostly towards children. They have mostly consisted of toys. However, a couple weeks ago they...
Intel Capital & Practica Capital Invest in 3D Marketplace CGTrader

Intel Capital & Practica Capital Invest in 3D Marketplace CGTrader

It looks like Intel wants a piece of the 3D printing industry, as today it has been announced that they have invested into 3D model marketplace CGTrader. CGTrader is a marketplace for 3D models, that can be used for computer graphics or 3D printing. They allow designers to share their 3D designs, as well as […]

It looks like Intel wants a piece of the 3D printing industry, as today it has been announced that they have invested into 3D model marketplace CGTrader. CGTrader is a marketplace for 3D models, that can be used for computer graphics or 3D printing. They allow...

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