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Canadian Scientists Handheld 3D Skin Printer Promotes Rapid Recovery for Severe Burn Wounds

A handheld 3D skin printer developed by the University of Toronto (UoT) and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre engineering researchers recently demonstrated accelerated healing of large, severe burns. According to the…

e-NABLE and Create O&P Travel to Nigeria to Change Young Boy’s Life with 3D Printing

The sad and terrifying story of 11-year-old Mohammed Saleh breaks my heart. No child should have to go through something like this; yet sadly, there are many who do. In the…

Researchers Create Portable Bioprinter for Deep Skin Wound Repair

While portable 3D printers do exist, the majority of them are not handheld, and generally use readily available materials, like PLA. But an innovative team of researchers from the University…

New Story and ICON Working Together to 3D Print Homes in the Developing World

Other than searching for what felt like years to find the perfect one and then signing more paperwork than I’ve ever seen on a single table, the act of getting…

XYZprinting Unveiling Major Expansion and New 3D Printers at Upcoming CES 2018

Top 3D printer manufacturer XYZprinting had a very busy 2017, with new partnerships announced and several new 3D printers introduced, including five industrial 3D printers, the da Vinci Super, the Nobel…

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MIGO Can 3D Print on the Go with Unique Backpack

3D printer manufacturer MakeX has already enjoyed Kickstarter success for its previous 3D printer crowdfunding campaigns – the first in 2014 for its M-One DLP 3D printer, and the second last…

Could Portability Bring New Power to 3D Printing?

I’m back from CES 2017, and my head is full of ideas. I’ll do a more formal wrap, but I thought I’d start with a few observations, and potentially, an…

3D Print from Your Smartphone with $99 OLO–Check Out Raging Kickstarter Campaign, Over $832K and Rising Fast

OLO 3D believes in the maximum freedom of use and form with 3D printing. Headquartered in San Francisco, they seem to mix perfect aesthetics with the utilitarian almost effortlessly, and…

Taking 3D Printing Outside into the Plein Air

We spend a lot of time indoors, and generally the more fascinated you are by technology, the more time you spend inside…or at the very least within reachable distance of…

Indiegogo Campaign Introduces TekBot, the Portable 3D Printer

Whenever a new piece of technology is introduced, you can bet that the portable version won’t be far behind. I had a Walkman as a child, then its CD playing…

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn’t Cover This Week — July 18, 2015

This week’s news includes several new 3D printers on the market: there’s the world’s first portable 3D printer, Freaks3D, and Sharebot announces an SLS 3D printer, SnowWhite. There is also a…

New High Quality Portable Afinibot Creality 3D Printer Launches for Just $299

In my living room, I have sitting on my end tables two desktop 3D printers. Unfortunately this is the only area in my house where I have a place to…

Freaks3D Portable 3D Printer Weighs Only 2.95kg, Offers Solid Frame, Quality Prints & Affordability

Since the inception of 3D printing, there’s been a double-edged sword commentary going on in the community. It’s amazing, but it’s too expensive. The technology is changing the world–but it…

Multi-Material, Swappable Extruder, Portable 3D Printer: The Focus Launches on Kickstarter

While using desktop 3D printers can be both fun and profitable, after almost a decade of experimenting some rather common annoyances have started to be noticed. Most 3D printers are…

TeeBot – The Mobile 3D Printer in a Suitcase, Now on Kickstarter

Emmanuel Adetutu of 3DStuffsNL is a data analyst and programmer with degrees in computer science and geoinformatics. He’s also a maker, thinker, and developer who creates 3D models, and now…

The Case-Rap 3D Printer Doesn’t Fit in a Suitcase, It Is One!

The great thing about 3D printer owners is that, in most cases, they are “Makers.” The term “maker” is a broad word, and includes basically anyone who likes to ‘make’ things….

The Pbag: Portable 3D Printer is Battery Operated, Works with PC and Smartphone

There’s a lot of pressure on the innovative geniuses out there today. From thinking up new ways to bridge the gap between technology and saving the planet, to designing items being clamored for…

Michigan Tech Researchers Create Two Portable Solar Powered 3D Printer Systems

Additive manufacturing promises to change the lives of millions, the means of production of thousands of companies, and transform supply chain management in the developed world. It’s really remarkable just…

LumiPocket – Miniature DLP 3D Printer with Unique Features Launches on Indiegogo

Previously we have covered 3D printer manufacturers who have taken size to an extreme and created machines capable of taking up an entire room of a house. These printers are used…

School Teacher Creates First CoreXZ 3D Printer Plus a Unique Collapsible 3D Printer

When it comes to 3D printers, over the past several months we have seen quite a few new and innovative ideas sprout up. Everyone wants to create a machine that…

Portabee GO 3D Printer is Officially Released – First Truly Foldable & Portable 3D Printer for $595

Portability is not a feature that one thinks of when they consider 3D printers. These large, bulky machines are meant to stay in one place, and are only to be…

The TOME, First Ever Portable, Self-contained 3D Printer – Coming soon for less than $1500

In the future, 3D printing will be everywhere. It’ll be in your homes, in your garages, at the office, and in your briefcase for that 1,000 mile trek across the…

Tobeca 2 3D Printer Set to Launch on July 15th – Features Dual Extrusion – Starting at 699€

When most people think of consumer level 3D printers, they think of companies such as MakerBot, Cubify, Ultimaker, etc. Every single day, it seems as though we are hearing about…