CES

Consumer Technology Association Report: Internet of Things Will Lead Industry Growth, 3D Printing is a “Tech Sector to Watch”

The start of a new year means a lot of things. Beyond resolutions and self-improvement goals, it also means something a lot more concrete: numbers. As 2016 begins, corporations, industries…

3D Printing Matures at CES

I’ve popped vitamins, ate right, and got plenty of sleep over the last week. Now I’m at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. With 5,000+ exhibits and a…

Ultimaker Announces the Release of the Ultimaker 2+ and Ultimaker 2Extended+ 3D Printers

If the 3D printing world held a popularity contest, Ultimaker would be way up there. In fact, the 3D Hubs Trend Report, which is about as close as the industry…

3D Print Your Own Syfy Originals: New Partnership with Thingiverse Among Syfy’s Expanding Tech Opportunities

We all have dreams. Shockingly, I didn’t spend my childhood dreaming of running a 3D printing news site; the technology didn’t exist yet when I was born. Instead, I spent the…

Energica Ego: Italian 3D Printed Electric Motorcycle to Debut at CES 2016

The new year has not even yet rung in, but excitement has certainly already been revving up for months regarding CES 2016–and with obvious reason. Promising the usual ‘star-studded show,’ this event centers…

Eastman Chemical and colorFabb Will Debut New Copolyester nGen Filament at CES 2016 with LulzBot

Back in 2013 Eastman Chemical Company and 3D printer filament manufacturer colorFabb collaborated on the development a line of advanced and chemically safe desktop 3D printer filaments. The colorFabb_XT filament…

Eliminating Limitations: Fuel3D Announces Two New Accessories for SCANIFY Scanners

3D scanners can do some amazing things, but, like any technology, they have their limits. One frustrating problem that users run into is the difficulty in scanning shiny objects. The…

XYZprinting Unveils Three New 3D Printers and a Robot at IFA 2015

Ever since their first Da Vinci 3D printer took home multiple industry prizes, including a CES 2014 Editors’ Choice Award, XYZprinting has continued to pump out new models of their…

Will MakerBot Unveil Their 6th Generation 3D Printers At 2016 CES? We Think So!

Ever since witnessing the unveiling of three new MakerBot 5th Generation machines at CES back in January of 2014, the tech community has been wondering what will come next. Although…

Hueway Technology Unveils and Releases Two New 3D Printers

It seems as though it was several months ago that I was overwhelmed by the spectacle that the world refers to as CES (Consumer Electronics Show). CES 2015 in Las…

Kenny Lee Lewis of the Steve Miller Band Jams Out With 3D Printed Guitar Designed by Olaf Diegel

When it comes to 3D printed musical instruments, a man named Olaf Diegel stands out from the rest. He a fellow who has been in the news quite a bit lately thanks…

Janne Kyttanen’s 3D Printed Lounger Takes Approx. 840 Hours of Continuous Printing to Complete

3D printing is making its way into just about all industries as well as many different fields of design. The uses for the technology are really endless, in every sense…

SeeMeCNC Debuted their Delta Style Eris 3D Printer at CES

Over the course of the past couple of years, when it comes to Delta style 3D printers, one company has really made a name for themselves. That company is SeeMeCNC,…

Exclusive Interview with MakerBot CEO Jenny Lawton on the Future of MakerBot, Next Generation Printer, Smart Extruders, & More

One of the great things about attending a show as large as, and on as large of a stage as, CES is the fact that all of the big players within industries…

Flashforge Unveils Two New 3D Printers & 3D Scanner

For one 3D printer manufacturer, Flashforge, 2014 was a huge year for them. Not only did sales of their new Dreamer take off, but the company also had a hand…

Chinese EinScan-S 3D Scanner Debuts

Shining 3D, the Chinese 3D digitizing and 3D printing hardware company, has been providing machinery and services to the industrial manufacturing, bio-medical and education markets since 2004. The company was…

MarkForged Impresses & Discusses Present and Future Plans with 3DPrint at CES 2015

When it come to 3D printing, there are few companies if any, that are as impressive in what they do as MarkForged is. For those unfamiliar with the company, they were the…

ToyBuilder Labs & FusionTech Officially Launch Free ideaMaker 3D Printing Slicing Software at CES

When it comes to 3D printing software, there are only a few good options to choose from. Much of the software on the market remains quite clunky and lacking in…

Crayola & 3D Systems Team for 3D Printed Coloring Book Creations for Kids

When I was younger, I remember the trips to the grocery store with my mother. There was one reason why I would love going shopping with her every Sunday morning,…

Stevie Wonder Sports 3D Printed Shades While Playing a 3D Printed Ukulele at 3D Systems’ CES Booth

Who says 3D printing isn’t for everyone? While thousands upon thousands of people walked through the 3D printing section of CES 2015 on Wednesday afternoon, I noticed quite a few…

Polar 3D Launches Unique Polar Coordinate-Based FFF 3D Printer at CES 2015

One thing that is so fascinating about attending CES is that you hear about all of these companies that you never knew existed previously. For me, on Tuesday, one such…

MakerBot to Release Limestone, Maple Wood, Bronze and Iron Composite Filaments in 2015

We have said it once, and we have said it again and again. The next big thing in consumer level 3D printing may not be the hardware itself, but rather…

OWL Launches New MC-1 & MC-2 3D Printers at CES – ‘250X Resolution of other 3D Printers!’

There is something about the International CES that really can make a 3D printing enthusiast quite happy. This hasn’t been true every year, but last year we really began to…

3D Systems Unveils CocoJet Chocolate 3D Printer At 2015 CES

With their CocoJet and ChefJet Pro series of 3D printers, 3D Systems is intent on delivering a whole new world of edible delights to what’s being called “culinary printing.” To that…