3d printing trends

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for May 2016

As late spring begins to border on summertime, makers are busier than ever—which means that 3D Hubs networks are busy pumping out models around the globe, and on a variety…

Filaments.directory Tops 2,000 Products and Releases First Trend Report

Gauthier de Valensart launched the Filaments.directory project as part of a new wave of initiatives that seek to create a map of a 3D printing industry. This seems to be…

JeeQ Data Reveals Best Selling 3D Printers Online for 1st Quarter 2016

While it’s been quite exciting to hear of 3D printers for sale, and front and center in retail storefronts around the world, we know that a large number of discerning…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for April 2016

The Monthly Trend Report from 3D Hubs is something I always look forward to for several reasons. One, this is a competitive marketplace and it’s just plain exciting to see who might…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for March 2016

While it’s not always fun to see March roar in famously like that fierce post-winter lion, with winds that blow the mail right out of your hands in the afternoon,…

CONTEXT Industry Analysis: The Power of Metal 3D Printing Continues to Grow Impressively

Metal is all the rage lately, and it’s certainly only going to increase in popularity. While your teenagers are probably nodding their heads vigorously in approval, we mean this in…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for December 2015

December is upon us and holiday shopping is in session all around the world, making this month’s 3D Hubs Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report and its data something we hold even…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for November 2015

We said rabbit, rabbit a few days ago as a new month came upon us, holidays looming–and all the treats they bring forth. Along with November though comes our usual…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for October 2015

As the cool air of autumn rolls into October, so do some crisp new numbers and facts from 3D Hubs in their Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report. This month, there are, as always,…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for September 2015

It’s all in the details. The statistical details that is. Add some colorful graphs, and when it comes to finding out what’s new in the 3D printing industry, we’re gobbling…

SmarTech: 3 Major Trends on Tap Within 3D Printing Materials Space

The key drivers for professional applications of 3D printing, particularly when it comes to end-use applications of the technology, are certain to come from the development of materials solutions. It’s…

Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Shares 3D Printing Impact Survey Results

They’re in a unique position to have inside information, and now Stratasys and Stratasys Direct Manufacturing have conducted a survey of 700 executives, engineers, designers and managers about the impact…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for August 2015

Now with over 20,000 3D printers stationed throughout the world, 3D Hubs has fully established themselves as an affordable and quick way to have your designs 3D printed. Each and…

3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing Geographical Search Trends

Just like with any new technology, there are areas of the world which have adopted 3D printing faster and at a much more massive scale than other areas of the…

JeeQ Data Releases 2nd Quarter Report on 3D Printing Sales Trends, Sees MakerBot Trailing Behind 3DS

Even if you are well-acquainted with the 3D printing industry and the plethora of new equipment and materials available, it can still be hard to get a grip on what’s…

3D Hubs Releases Worldwide 3D Printing Trends Report for July 2015

Every month, 3D Hubs, a platform which connects 3D printer owners with people locally who need something printed via hubs, pull together data they gather from their network of individuals…

SmarTech: 3D Printing to Create $11B in Jewelry Revenue & Open Up $3.1B Dental Market by 2020

SmarTech Publishing is known for their detailed industry reports pertaining to the 3D printing, scanning, materials, and software markets. With an eye on the future, their researchers and analysts are…

3D Hubs Releases June 3D Printing Trends Report with a New Category & Kossel XL Shaking Up the Charts

It’s time for the monthly heads up from 3D Hubs, as they release 3D Printing Trends June 2015. Highlighting these trends is always something we look forward to as a…

ROBO 3D Releases Study Indicating Corporate Engineers Need Personal 3D Printers for Increased Productivity

The consensus is in and it’s really not surprising one bit: give the people 3D printers, and they shall create. ROBO 3D has just released their Northrop Grumman Survey, and…

Pinshape Data: How Designers Can Boost Sales of 3D Printable Models

I’ve been a university professor for the last decade and so just a mention of data collection still excites me. The crunching of numbers, tabulations of columns, the wind in…

3D HUBS Releases May’s 3D Printing Trend Report, Return to Glory for Some

May approaches, bringing a new season and a sigh of relief as some of us dig our way out of the snow, and others begin to dip their toes back…

3D Printing: A look at the market according to Google Trends

Way back in May, we did a story in which we used Google Trends to diagnose the growth rates within the 3D printing market. Since that time the market has…

3DPrint’s 3D Printing Predictions for 2015

Last May, our team at 3DPrint.com collaborated on a series of predictions for the remainder of 2014. As you may have seen, many of our predictions were spot on, while…

A Roundup of How Today’s 3D Printing Technology is Progressing

We are due for another technology revolution. This statement sounds ludicrous — it seems smartphones and wearable tech just began infiltrating our lives. But if you look at the history…