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3D Printing News Briefs: October 27, 2017

3D Printing News Briefs: October 27, 2017

Congratulations, we’ve all made it to Friday somehow! To celebrate, take a look at all of today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, compiled just for you in one article. The University of Miami just dedicated a new 3D printing lab, while a Virginia Tech professor has received a National Science Foundation grant to study nanoprinting. There […]

Congratulations, we’ve all made it to Friday somehow! To celebrate, take a look at all of today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, compiled just for you in one article. The University of Miami just dedicated a new 3D printing lab, while a Virginia Tech professor...
AstroPrint Mobile 3D Printing App Launches for iOS and Android

AstroPrint Mobile 3D Printing App Launches for iOS and Android

In 2014, a product called AstroPrint was launched on Kickstarter. The cloud-based platform offers wireless 3D printing, slicing and more, and since it was introduced, it has undergone several updates and upgrades, most recently including the AstroBox Touch and last year introducing live video streaming. AstroPrint has the goal of simplifying 3D printing through advanced cloud technology, […]

In 2014, a product called AstroPrint was launched on Kickstarter. The cloud-based platform offers wireless 3D printing, slicing and more, and since it was introduced, it has undergone several updates and upgrades, most recently including the AstroBox Touch and last...
3D Printing News Briefs: September 22, 2017

3D Printing News Briefs: September 22, 2017

Welcome to the Friday edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, where we are all business, all the time…except for a little news on 3D printing materials, that is. BASF acquires the Solvay polyamide business, OMNI3D names its new CEO, and AP&C has received an important ISO certification. Sculpteo is starting a 3D printing consulting service, […]

Welcome to the Friday edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, where we are all business, all the time…except for a little news on 3D printing materials, that is. BASF acquires the Solvay polyamide business, OMNI3D names its new CEO, and AP&C has received an...
AstroBox Touch Simplifies User Experience by Connecting to 3D Printer, Software, and Apps

AstroBox Touch Simplifies User Experience by Connecting to 3D Printer, Software, and Apps

In 2014, venture-backed technology company AstroPrint, based out of San Diego, launched an extremely successful Kickstarter campaign for its consumer 3D printing cloud platform – it reached its funding goal in one day, and by the time the campaign was over, had exceeded the original campaign goal by 400%. AstroPrint is both a service and a […]

In 2014, venture-backed technology company AstroPrint, based out of San Diego, launched an extremely successful Kickstarter campaign for its consumer 3D printing cloud platform – it reached its funding goal in one day, and by the time the campaign was over, had...
3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — July 16, 2016

3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — July 16, 2016

As we approach the midway point of July, this summer has proven to be a fruitful one for the 3D printing industry thus far. This week, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute has extended the viewing of its “Manus x Machina” exhibition, a tech-driven fashion collection that includes a number of 3D printed garments. […]

As we approach the midway point of July, this summer has proven to be a fruitful one for the 3D printing industry thus far. This week, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute has extended the viewing of its “Manus x Machina” exhibition, a tech-driven...
AstroPrint Platform to Begin Live Video Streaming—Watch Your 3D Printer from Anywhere!

AstroPrint Platform to Begin Live Video Streaming—Watch Your 3D Printer from Anywhere!

Even the most artistic of spirits are sometimes forced into the confines of this fast-paced world with a premium based on time, and the ticking time bomb that the daily schedule can turn into while working on important projects. And while we all struggle with that balance from time to time, streamlining processes wherever you […]

Even the most artistic of spirits are sometimes forced into the confines of this fast-paced world with a premium based on time, and the ticking time bomb that the daily schedule can turn into while working on important projects. And while we all struggle with that...
Users Asked & AstroPrint Responded with New File Management Feature

Users Asked & AstroPrint Responded with New File Management Feature

The user response is one of the most important elements—and tools—a company can have and use in the continuing evolution of a good product, and often a great organization will stand out from a so-so one depending on how they make use of customer feedback, as well as actively seeking it. While ‘feedback’ can sometimes be […]

The user response is one of the most important elements—and tools—a company can have and use in the continuing evolution of a good product, and often a great organization will stand out from a so-so one depending on how they make use of customer feedback, as well as...
AstroPrint Offers the 'Ultimate' Cheat-Sheet Buffet of 3D Printing Tips You'll Want to Save

AstroPrint Offers the 'Ultimate' Cheat-Sheet Buffet of 3D Printing Tips You'll Want to Save

We’re hard pressed today to find someone, anyone, who doesn’t know at least a little bit about how 3D printing is changing the world in so many areas like manufacturing, space travel, and, most impressively—medicine. And yes, sometimes it seems like nearly everything is being 3D printed for one reason or another—from the luxurious to […]

We’re hard pressed today to find someone, anyone, who doesn’t know at least a little bit about how 3D printing is changing the world in so many areas like manufacturing, space travel, and, most impressively—medicine. And yes, sometimes it seems like nearly everything...
Skip that Learning Curve: Make Learning Easier & 3D Designing Fulfilling with Leopoly App, Now in Your AstroPrint Dashboard

Skip that Learning Curve: Make Learning Easier & 3D Designing Fulfilling with Leopoly App, Now in Your AstroPrint Dashboard

Often when you start a new project, whether for hobby or work use, there are a multitude of details to consider from the design aspect to actually getting to the stage of 3D printing. Your worry is most likely in seeing a functional 3D model come out of the printer after what might be days […]

Often when you start a new project, whether for hobby or work use, there are a multitude of details to consider from the design aspect to actually getting to the stage of 3D printing. Your worry is most likely in seeing a functional 3D model come out of the printer...
AstroPrint Now Features a Save Custom Slicer Settings Option

AstroPrint Now Features a Save Custom Slicer Settings Option

Cloud-based 3D printing management software AstroPrint was designed to offer users a high-quality, quicker and easier alternative to standard off-line slicers. Because users have a profile online that saves all of their settings and printer profiles in the cloud, there is no longer any need to install software on multiple devices and update and manage […]

Cloud-based 3D printing management software AstroPrint was designed to offer users a high-quality, quicker and easier alternative to standard off-line slicers. Because users have a profile online that saves all of their settings and printer profiles in the cloud,...
AstroPrint Develops New Products for Marvell with KinomaJS as Driving Force, Highlighted at CES 2016

AstroPrint Develops New Products for Marvell with KinomaJS as Driving Force, Highlighted at CES 2016

KinomaJS is an open source application framework uniquely designed to build the core applications of embedded devices using JavaScript. Numerous features, from performance to ability to script applications, along with advanced support for UI design, made their product an attractive option for AstroPrint. A leader in offering cloud-based printer solutions, Astroprint was able to develop […]

KinomaJS is an open source application framework uniquely designed to build the core applications of embedded devices using JavaScript. Numerous features, from performance to ability to script applications, along with advanced support for UI design, made their product...
3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week--December 19

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week--December 19

This week’s news covers a range of topics, from a shoe midsole 3D printed with material from ocean trash, to Onshape’s new app store that includes apps from both Pinshape and Materialise’s 3DPrintCloud. These apps step up the game on providing easier routes from designing in a cloud to printing an object. In other industry news, ScanSource Inc. […]

This week’s news covers a range of topics, from a shoe midsole 3D printed with material from ocean trash, to Onshape’s new app store that includes apps from both Pinshape and Materialise’s 3DPrintCloud. These apps step up the game on providing easier...
Inside 3D Printing Startup Competition: Metamason Walks Away with Top Honors

Inside 3D Printing Startup Competition: Metamason Walks Away with Top Honors

There were a few parts of Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara I’d been looking forward to in particular, and at the top of that list was certainly the Startup Competition. We’ve been following the lead-up details with great interest, from the August announcement of a $15,000 uncapped convertible note for the winner via Asimov Ventures, […]

There were a few parts of Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara I’d been looking forward to in particular, and at the top of that list was certainly the Startup Competition. We’ve been following the lead-up details with great interest, from the August...
AstroPrint & SkyForge Both Integrate Materialise's 3DPrintCloud--the File Fixing Wizard

AstroPrint & SkyForge Both Integrate Materialise's 3DPrintCloud--the File Fixing Wizard

Gone are the days of 3D printing blindly, caution to the wind, hoping for the best. As frustration with errors and failed prints became an immediate and number one issue for makers, companies like Materialise wasted no time in rolling out assistance; after all–unhappy 3D printing enthusiasts would not make for a long-lasting or profitable […]

Gone are the days of 3D printing blindly, caution to the wind, hoping for the best. As frustration with errors and failed prints became an immediate and number one issue for makers, companies like Materialise wasted no time in rolling out assistance; after...
AstroPrint and 3D Slash Sign Collaborative Pact

AstroPrint and 3D Slash Sign Collaborative Pact

AstroPrint and 3D Slash have entered into a partnership agreement which will see the companies combine the two services to provide users with what they call an “engaging and efficient 3D experience.” AstroPrint, the cloud 3D printing software platform, and 3D Slash, the fun and easy-to-use 3D modeling app, are both aimed at simplifying what […]

AstroPrint and 3D Slash have entered into a partnership agreement which will see the companies combine the two services to provide users with what they call an “engaging and efficient 3D experience.” AstroPrint, the cloud 3D printing software platform, and 3D Slash,...
AstroPrint Partners with i.materialise & More

AstroPrint Partners with i.materialise & More

AstroPrint, both a service and a device, lets users control their 3D printers from a tablet or other wireless device and connect to their account on AstroPrint.com. From there, a cloud platform lets users take on a variety of tasks like slicing designs, organizing .stl files and gcodes. And now, AstroPrint is also letting users […]

AstroPrint, both a service and a device, lets users control their 3D printers from a tablet or other wireless device and connect to their account on AstroPrint.com. From there, a cloud platform lets users take on a variety of tasks like slicing designs, organizing...
AstroPrint Streamlines Medical Model Preparation for the NIH 3D Print Exchange

AstroPrint Streamlines Medical Model Preparation for the NIH 3D Print Exchange

We’ve seen some truly phenomenal applications of 3D printing in the healthcare arena, where 3D printed medical models have shortened times in the operating room, enhanced efficiency and precision in procedures and in training, and directly saved lives and even a spleen and a kidney. There’s no denying at this point that 3D printing certainly has […]

We’ve seen some truly phenomenal applications of 3D printing in the healthcare arena, where 3D printed medical models have shortened times in the operating room, enhanced efficiency and precision in procedures and in training, and directly saved lives and even a...
3D Hubs Lavishes Five New Perks on Users with Discounted 3D Printing Materials, Software, & More

3D Hubs Lavishes Five New Perks on Users with Discounted 3D Printing Materials, Software, & More

While the world of 3D printing and innovation is already extremely rewarding in itself, 3D Hubs is busy spoiling their users even further, lavishing five new perks on the community. Why? Because they can. So even though you might have all the other typical stresses of life to worry about, nothing offers relaxation like exploring your […]

While the world of 3D printing and innovation is already extremely rewarding in itself, 3D Hubs is busy spoiling their users even further, lavishing five new perks on the community. Why? Because they can. So even though you might have all the other typical stresses of...
AstroPrint Adds Support for MakerBot and other SailFish Based 3D Printers

AstroPrint Adds Support for MakerBot and other SailFish Based 3D Printers

With any emerging technology, simplified and universal operating systems and software are not always going to be guaranteed. Most people who are trying to make their mark in a new industry are going to be reluctant to make their products compatible with their competition simply because they don’t want to look like they are playing […]

With any emerging technology, simplified and universal operating systems and software are not always going to be guaranteed. Most people who are trying to make their mark in a new industry are going to be reluctant to make their products compatible with their...
Airwolf 3D Releases WolfBox -- Wireless Slicing and Control of Your Airwolf 3D Printer

Airwolf 3D Releases WolfBox -- Wireless Slicing and Control of Your Airwolf 3D Printer

If there is one trend we have been noticing as of late it has been the recent emergence of several different wireless control devices for 3D printers. We all know the importance of controlling a 3D printer on the go. Not everyone wants to sit around in their garage or office all day long managing […]

If there is one trend we have been noticing as of late it has been the recent emergence of several different wireless control devices for 3D printers. We all know the importance of controlling a 3D printer on the go. Not everyone wants to sit around in their garage or...
Airwolf 3D Unveils New HD-R 3D Printer, Announces Deal with 3DaGoGo

Airwolf 3D Unveils New HD-R 3D Printer, Announces Deal with 3DaGoGo

This is going to be a busy week within the 3D printing space. Several companies are announcing new printers and materials, and showing off all sorts of cool 3D printed gadgets at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas. One of these companies is Costa Mesa-based Airwolf 3D, which has been on a roll as […]

This is going to be a busy week within the 3D printing space. Several companies are announcing new printers and materials, and showing off all sorts of cool 3D printed gadgets at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas. One of these companies is Costa Mesa-based...
AstroPrint Launches on Kickstarter in Mid May - Makes 3D Printing Wireless, Simple & Organized

AstroPrint Launches on Kickstarter in Mid May - Makes 3D Printing Wireless, Simple & Organized

‘3D Printing’. Those two words have a lot of meaning, but what do most people think about when they hear them? More than likely, they think that “3D printing” is an amazing piece of technology. However, at the same time, the majority of people have no idea where or how to get started. Of course […]

‘3D Printing’. Those two words have a lot of meaning, but what do most people think about when they hear them? More than likely, they think that “3D printing” is an amazing piece of technology. However, at the same time, the majority of people...