Internet of Things

Element14, 3YOURMIND & EnOcean Team Up to Offer 3D Printed, Easily Customized IoT Switch

The term ‘Internet of Things’ sounds a bit intimidating to many at first, who still quite often reply to the term with a predictable ‘huh?’ This is actually a relatively…

Express Yourself! Create Images & Light Them Up with the MagicShifter 3000 POV Stick

“Made with love and fairy dust.” The persistence of vision stick offers exactly what its name would infer, but it doesn’t really make sense until you see it in action,…

Recent Report Offers Projections for VR & AR Through 2025; Expect AR Technology to Lead

A report on both augmented and virtual reality has just been released, outlining what you should expect to see in regards to its success and usage in the future. In…

Dassault Systèmes 3DExperience Platform to Play Role in Start-Up India Initiative

“We are all entrepreneurs.” – Dassault Systèmes As India works to encourage startup success within the country, offering goodies like tax incentives and even special funding, it has occurred to…

Emergent Tech Including 3D Printing and Virtual Reality Will Account for More Than 50% of New Tech Revenue in 2017

The high-tech trade group Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has released their mid-year industry forecast and predicted that traditional tech is beginning to be overshadowed by emerging technology. According to the…

Is Your Business Ready for the Impending Digital Transformation? Many Surveyed Say No.

There are probably numerous businesses around the world that see themselves as still just getting over becoming completely computerized. No matter the system in your business, whether you are still…

New Windows 10 IoT Core App Allows Users to Easily Network Their 3D Printer Using a Raspberry Pi

Microsoft Windows has always been an early supporter of 3D printing, not only developing their own 3D printing app, but offering native 3D printer support for a bunch of 3D…

HP Inc. Targets 3D Printing Tech Startups with New Corporate Group: HP Tech Ventures

Hewlett Packard Co. is generally considered to be the first of countless startups to emerge from the US’ tech epicenter, Silicon Valley. Founded in a small garage in 1939, with…

Researchers from the University of Jerusalem Developed 3D Printable “Smart” Machine Elements

As our world becomes more connected and the Internet of Things becomes more integral to our daily lives, it isn’t just personal electronics that need to get smarter. There are…

Autodesk Research: Update Legacy Devices Yourself via Easy 3D Modeling & 3D Printing with RetroFab

The key to a successful relationship is working together and offering good communication. That’s also often generally the antidote for what ails many a suffering human partnership, but what about all that time…

3Dprintler Pays it Forward With $100,000 Startup Investment Fund

I’d be stating the obvious if I pointed out that launching a business is difficult. You can work yourself to exhaustion and pour your entire heart and soul into a…

Thanks to New Partnership with Resin.io, NVBOTS is Now More Connected Than Ever

The 3D printing industry is teeming with fascinating companies and innovative developments, but there are always companies that come to the forefront and stay there because they just don’t seem…

PV Nano Cell and Their Sicrys Conductive Inks are Bringing Us One Step Closer to 3D Printed Electronics

The Sicrys family of conductive inks are based on technology that produce narrower conductive patterns with minimum waste results when used during digital inkjet printing. The inks were developed to…

The Optomec Aerosol Jet 5X Five Axis Electronics 3D Printer is a Hit with the Internet of Things

New Mexico-based industrial 3D printing technology manufacturer Optomec is reporting that their Aerosol Jet 5X printing system has been getting quite a bit of attention from companies creating products for…

Functionalize Shows You How to 3D Print Your Own Arduino Compatible WiFi-Connected Touchscreen Device

The endgame for 3D printing has always been the ability to 3D print complete objects regardless of their complexity. While there are already expensive, industrial 3D printers equipped with high-end…

3D Printed, Robotic iBoardbot Is Not Your Mother’s Whiteboard

Ah, whiteboards. I’ve always had a special place in my heart for them. (Is that weird?) In elementary school, I got really excited whenever I got the chance to write…

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…

Should We Name the Internet of Things the 2015 Person of the Year?

No. The Internet of Things is not a person, it is a thing — heck it’s not even a thing, it’s a marketing buzzword or, less cynically, a concept. I…

3D Printed, Solar Powered Scooter Allows Commuters to “Float” to Work

If you ask city dwellers to identify their top sources of day-to-day stress, traffic will likely be high up on the list for many of them. Urban rush hour traffic…

3D Printing, Smart Fridges & Smartphone Cameras: Boring, Boring, Boring!

Dr. Patrick Dixon is finding an awful lot to yawn about lately. And there’s lots more material where that came from, arriving on a daily basis. Concerning the world of…

Marvell Unleashes Most Advanced Printer System-On-Chip, to Allow More Powerful 3D Printing

This is a world operating with ‘next generation machines,’ performing at rapid speed productivity, and one where we are continually developing new applications–many of which are geared toward the Internet…

Autodesk Reveals Spark and Ember Integration with Fusion 360 at SolidCon 2015

CAD and 3D printing software developer Autodesk was very clear when they announced their new Spark 3D printing platform and Ember 3D printer almost a year ago, noting that the…

‘Think Inside the Icebox’ Hackathon: Winners Create 3D Printed Device to Calculate & Share Leftovers

Hackathons are a win-win all around from concept to the end result. Not only do age groups of all levels get a chance to work their brains hard under time…