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UK Product Designer Reimagines the Keychain Using 3D Modeling & Printing

3D printing isn’t merely revolutionizing production — from the way we make cars and rockets to the way we prepare food or construct homes or put together a chic new…

Materialise Aquires Software Team CENAT, Offers Student Discount Through i.materialise

Materialise NV is a leading provider of software for additive manufacturing and provides 3D printing solutions in the medical and industrial markets as well, and lately, the company has been…

i.materialise Is Now Offering a New Color Option for Rubber-Like Material

  The team at i.materialise says models made using their rubber-like 3D printing material were constructed from an off-white, very fine, granular powder which was dyed black. What you got was a…

i.materialise Provides Helpful Tips On Choosing The Perfect File Resolution For Your 3D Printed Models

You’ve spent hours perfecting your 3D model and you’re ready to print. That’s an exciting moment, but if you stumble on the resolution specifications, you could end up with a…

3D Slash Software is Aimed at Non-Designer Users

Sylvain Huet is a French engineer and entrepreneur who invents, produces, and disseminates innovative technologies. He’s participated in the creation of a dozen tech startups, and his latest invention, 3D…

ZBrush and i.materialise Help Artist Jody Garrett Create Dark, Elaborate Fantasy Artwork

3D designer Jody Garrett got a great assignment from his employer: Help us figure out how to use 3D printing to enhance our thriving architectural practice. Garrett works for the…

i.materialise Now Offers 18K Gold 3D Printing and Faster Production Times

If you’re a jewelry designer, or you simply have a lust for gold and 3D printing, i.materialise is now offering you a choice which will make you drool and begin…

Austria’s Most Famous Theater Has Incredible 3D Printed Glowing Bust Created of Actor Peter Simonischek

3D printing is making its way into a variety of different fields. Whether it is the medical field, the automobile industry, or movie prop makers who benefit from the technology,…

i.materialise Chooses Surrealist Danny van Ryswyk as 3D Printing Designer of the Year 2014

The i.materialise jury has spoken. And they have made their decision on the first choice for the i.materialise Designer of the Year 2014 award. Leaning toward the bold, dark, and…

Finnish Jeweler Kalevala Offers Trendy, Colorful New 3D Printed Pieces in Launzer Marketplace  

A friend of mine, recently engaged — wedding rings on the horizon — was questioning why women must wear such a multitude of accessories and jewelry. From necklaces to toe rings,…

Just Robots: 3D Printed Robot Figurines from the UK Evoke Nostalgia

There’s something pretty outrageous — and admirable — about creating a culture of nostalgia for something that actually never even existed aside from in the collective imagination. We’re talking about…

Materialise Formalizes Chinese Operations by Opening Shanghai Headquarters

Materialise NV, the Belgian provider of additive manufacturing software and 3D printing solutions in the medical and industrial markets, officially established the Chinese wing of their operations with the opening…

The Power of Yoomake, Twikit, and i.materialise Comes Together in 3D Printing Booths at Auchan Retailer

A loved one asked me just the other day, “What should I get you for Christmas?” I view that as a silly question because I certainly don’t feel entitled to…

Materialise and UCT Partner to Take 3D Printing to Southeast Asia

Royalty was present last week as a major partnership was created, bringing the innovation of the 3D printing marketplace to Southeast Asia. This occurred in the form of a franchise agreement between Materialise, based in…

Mix-a-Monster Challenge Winners Announced: 3 New 3D Printed Hybrid Animal Designs Win i.materialise Contest

They’ve hatched!  The Mix-a-Monster creatures, hybrids of animals, crossbreeds that existed only in the imagination… They’ve hatched, thanks to 3D printing technology and people’s unlimited imaginations. Three winners from i.materialise‘s…

i.materialise Announces New Sparkly, Colorful, Alumide 3D Printing Material

“Bling it on!” It’s been a common, if tween-sounding, cry in retail spaces, and it’s sure to just pick up more steam now that the holidays are fast approaching. And of…

Photoshop Introduces Direct 3D Printing Through Creative Cloud to i.materialise

For people used to creating 3D models in Photoshop, there’s some good news here. Photoshop Creative Cloud has announced the availability of a new feature that will allow users to…

Skeleton Keys Created Quickly and Easily with 3D Printing

Movies in which high-tech thieves use the tricks of their trade to gain unauthorized access to locked doors might soon show them holding skeleton keys made from slices of plastic….

3D Printing the Fixie: A New Take on Customizable Bicycles

Using 3D printing technology to create a bicycle is no longer particularly new. That doesn’t mean, however, that anytime it happens it’s old news. James Novak took a crack at…