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This 3D Printed Birdhouse Changes Colors When It Is Occupied

One of my favorite types of stories to cover surrounding the 3D printing space is those that show how animals are benefiting from this up-and-coming technology. We’ve covered many stories…

You Can Now 3D Print Your Very Own ‘Mask of the Third Man’ from Destiny

3D printing has been responsible for some really incredible costumes as of late. The technology provides the perfect solution for designers who wish to create fully custom elements on their…

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn’t Cover This Week — January 31

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s best you start thinking about what you will give to that special someone this year. This week’s 3D printing news provides some…

MyMiniFactory Sponsoring a 3D Printed GoPro Camera Accessory Design Contest

When Nick Woodman founded GoPro in 2002 after a surfing trip to Australia it was because he craved a camera system that could capture professional results in difficult conditions. To…

Incredible 3D Printable, 500 Piece Sentinel From ‘The Matrix’ is Now Available to Print at Home

The first thing that I did when I got my 3D printer a couple years ago was search around the internet for design files I could print out. I had…

Ingenious 3D Printed Egg Separator Utilizes NinjaFlex Filament in Extraordinary Fashion

Eggs, they’re what’s for breakfast…… and lunch and sometimes even dinner. Heck, I even eat them as a post-workout protein supplement. Eggs are my coffee in the morning, and my…

CEL Launches Free Automaker Slicing Software, Integrates with MyMiniFactory for all Robox Users

An announcement just in from London highlights a historical day for MyMiniFactory and CEL as they launch Automaker 1.01 today as a free download and now with full integration into the MyMiniFactory library….

3D Printed Panzer Tank Prints Without Supports & Features Fully Movable Parts

My favorite things to 3D print are objects that come off the printer with fully movable parts and don’t require a huge amount of assembly or any messy glue. As time goes…

Royal Mail Teams With iMakr for In-Store 3D Printing & Delivery

Here in the U.S., the United Parcel Service of America (UPS) recently began offering 3D printing services in 100 stores throughout the country–providing convenient accessible 3D printing services to the…

Now You Can 3D Print your Own Basketball Game in Just 2 Hours

Creativity is what drives the desktop 3D printing space. It is creativity that has gotten us to where we are today, and it will also be the means in which…

The First 3D Printed Movie: Random Cat Pictures Launches Indiegogo Campaign for Movie ‘Caden’

We’ve all heard humorous murmurs like “gee, what will they be 3D printing next—babies?” Many of us do wonder what the technological crystal ball holds for 3D printing. And while…

Turn Back the Clock: Introducing the 3D printable ‘Cat-Eye’ and ‘1970’s’ glasses by Michele Badia

Perhaps he is the Pablo Picasso of 3D printing, or perhaps more like 3D printing’s version of Pierre Cardin or Calvin Klein. Regardless of who you would compare him to,…

London-based Designer 3D Prints 4+ Foot Long Destiny Thunderlord Gun

If you are even slightly interested in video games, then you have obviously heard of the game ‘Destiny‘. The ‘mystic science fiction’ style MMO, was the most successful new gaming…

Can 3D Printing be Sexy? The 3D Printed Garter Belt That You Can Print Yourself

3D printing and fashion design are finally beginning to see a bit of a convergence. It was only a year ago that I, as well as the majority of people…

You Can Now 3D Print Minecraft Creepers With All The Intricate Details

I walked into a room with five children between the ages of five and twelve the other day, and I walked out three hours later, thoroughly addicted to a game that I…

MyMiniFactory Launches Their 3D Printing Halloween Contest – Win a FlashForge Dreamer 3D Printer

Have you got some creepy and creative 3D-printing moves for Halloween? If so, put your hairy paws and creepy claws to work at the 3D printer, designing something outlandish for MyMiniFactory’s Halloween…

3D Printing the Royal Family: The Prince Charles Caricature, Grotesque & Unique

Caricatures have been around for centuries. In fact, some of the earliest were created by Leonardo da Vinci who commonly sought out individuals who had deformities, in order to use…

3D Printed Shoes That Look & Feel Great – Michela Badia’s Aphrodite & Detachable Gun High Heels

Over the course of the last few years, there have been 3D printed high heel shoes popping up all around the world, whether it be on the fashion runway, or…

MyMiniFactory Launches Designers Exchange For Those Seeking 3D Printable Designs And Design Work

It seems like all we’ve been hearing lately is how 3D printing and robotics will eventually take away millions of jobs, leaving the owners of high powered computers, and machines the…

MyMiniFactory Aims to Create Library of 3D Printable Models of Every Statue & Landmark on the Planet

I love traveling. Besides getting to take a break from reality, relax and enjoy a new and exciting area, one of my favorite activities is to explore the famous landmarks…

Utilizing 3D Printing to Solve Hygiene Problems in Lebanon – Oxfam, MyMiniFactory, And Volunteer 3D Designers

Back in May, we reported on an incredible initiative that MyMiniFactory and Oxfan had teamed up for. They had decided to utilize the benefits of 3D printing to bring humanitarian…

MyMiniFactory Launches ‘1st Birthday Design Competition’ — Win a Solidoodle 4 3D Printer

Design contests and 3D printing seem to go hand in hand. If you are a designer, over the past several months you have had a pretty good chance of using…

Oxfam Teams with MyMiniFactory to Provide Humanitarian Aid in Syria, Using 3D Printing

Over the past year or so, there have been a lot of people suggesting that one day we may use 3D printing in order to bring humanitarian aid to countries…