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3D Printing News Briefs: August 29, 2017

3D Printing News Briefs: August 29, 2017

We’ve got a lot of 3D printing business news to shareion today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, along with some news on competitions, 3D printing material, and some 3D printed clothing. Robo and colorFabb have announced a partnership, while Type A Machines introduces a new board member, as well as support and maintenance programs for its […]

We’ve got a lot of 3D printing business news to shareion today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, along with some news on competitions, 3D printing material, and some 3D printed clothing. Robo and colorFabb have announced a partnership, while Type A Machines...
Robo 3D Partners With Major Electronics Reseller Promevo to Further 3D Printing in Education

Robo 3D Partners With Major Electronics Reseller Promevo to Further 3D Printing in Education

California-based 3D printer manufacturing company Robo 3D has partnered with leading education technology (EdTech) provider and major Chromebook reseller Promevo to further the incorporation of 3D printing into the $8 billion EdTech market in the US. EdTech, one of the largest niche technology markets along with Fintech and Insuretech, is experiencing a rapid demand toward […]

California-based 3D printer manufacturing company Robo 3D has partnered with leading education technology (EdTech) provider and major Chromebook reseller Promevo to further the incorporation of 3D printing into the $8 billion EdTech market in the US. EdTech, one of...
Clever Quips Liven Up 3D Printed Bricks as OSU Student Replaces Missing Brickwork on Campus

Clever Quips Liven Up 3D Printed Bricks as OSU Student Replaces Missing Brickwork on Campus

A student at The Ohio State University is taking campus maintenance into his own hands by creating 3D printed bricks to fill in the spaces left by missing masonry. It’s not that the campus is in an advanced state of disrepair, but rather that there are literally thousands of brick areas on campus and with […]

A student at The Ohio State University is taking campus maintenance into his own hands by creating 3D printed bricks to fill in the spaces left by missing masonry. It’s not that the campus is in an advanced state of disrepair, but rather that there are literally...
Robo Named CES 2017 Honoree, Announces Design Challenge - Win a New Robo R2 or C2 3D Printer!

Robo Named CES 2017 Honoree, Announces Design Challenge - Win a New Robo R2 or C2 3D Printer!

At CES Unveiled New York last week, there was a lot of tech in a very small space at the Metropolitan Pavilion. Among the startups vying for attention at the press-only event were a couple of 3D printing companies, including Robo. Recently, we reported that Robo was getting ready to release two new printers into the […]

At CES Unveiled New York last week, there was a lot of tech in a very small space at the Metropolitan Pavilion. Among the startups vying for attention at the press-only event were a couple of 3D printing companies, including Robo. Recently, we reported that Robo was...
Robo C2 and R2 3D Printers Launch on Kickstarter

Robo C2 and R2 3D Printers Launch on Kickstarter

Robo (formerly known as Robo 3D) is a company on the move. Just a few years ago its founders were building printers out of a garage workshop. After a successful Kickstarter in December 2012, the company has steadily grown to over 30 employees. While their R1+PLUS printer is a very capable machine, the new Robo C2 […]

Robo (formerly known as Robo 3D) is a company on the move. Just a few years ago its founders were building printers out of a garage workshop. After a successful Kickstarter in December 2012, the company has steadily grown to over 30 employees. While their R1+PLUS...
Australia’s Falcon Minerals Now Set to Acquire 100% of Robo 3D

Australia’s Falcon Minerals Now Set to Acquire 100% of Robo 3D

It looks as if a major change is on the way for dynamic 3D printer manufacturer Robo 3D, long a proponent of accessibility and affordability in regards to 3D printing technology whether in schools or homes. While Falcon Minerals announced toward the end of last year that they would be acquiring 51% of the share capital […]

It looks as if a major change is on the way for dynamic 3D printer manufacturer Robo 3D, long a proponent of accessibility and affordability in regards to 3D printing technology whether in schools or homes. While Falcon Minerals announced toward the end of last year...
3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — July 30, 2016

3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — July 30, 2016

This week included a lot of 3D printing news from all around the world, and as per usual, it was nearly impossible to keep up with all of the latest announcements and innovations. The New York-based Graphene 3D Lab announced a couple of organizational changes, appointing a new Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Research […]

This week included a lot of 3D printing news from all around the world, and as per usual, it was nearly impossible to keep up with all of the latest announcements and innovations. The New York-based Graphene 3D Lab announced a couple of organizational changes,...
JeeQ Data Reveals Best Selling 3D Printers Online for 2nd Quarter 2016

JeeQ Data Reveals Best Selling 3D Printers Online for 2nd Quarter 2016

Are you thinking about buying your first 3D printer—or perhaps even another? Whether you are shopping for the home, a school lab, or the office, it’s extremely important to have all the pertinent information available at your fingertips. And while most designers and creative types are certainly not ones to ‘follow,’ there’s no denying that […]

Are you thinking about buying your first 3D printer—or perhaps even another? Whether you are shopping for the home, a school lab, or the office, it’s extremely important to have all the pertinent information available at your fingertips. And while most designers and...
Becoming 3D and ROBO 3D Release Boys & Girls Clubs of America 3D Printing STEM Education Kit

Becoming 3D and ROBO 3D Release Boys & Girls Clubs of America 3D Printing STEM Education Kit

Florida-based 3D printing hardware reseller Becoming 3D has partnered with 3D printer manufacturer ROBO 3D to develop a 3D Printing STEM Education Kit created exclusively for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. The kit was designed to be a self-contained 3D printing educational package that includes all of the materials, software and custom 3D […]

Florida-based 3D printing hardware reseller Becoming 3D has partnered with 3D printer manufacturer ROBO 3D to develop a 3D Printing STEM Education Kit created exclusively for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. The kit was designed to be a self-contained 3D...
Robo 3D Highlights R1 +Plus and R2 3D Printers at Inside 3D Printing New York

Robo 3D Highlights R1 +Plus and R2 3D Printers at Inside 3D Printing New York

Robo 3D is not your average 3D printer company. They don’t just sell printers, they sell 3D printed model kits, too. Robo 3D’s first printer, the R1, was well received by consumers. The open-source 3D printer was launched through a very successful Kickstarter campaign in 2012. Like many crowd-funded, open-source 3D printers, there were some […]

Robo 3D is not your average 3D printer company. They don’t just sell printers, they sell 3D printed model kits, too. Robo 3D’s first printer, the R1, was well received by consumers. The open-source 3D printer was launched through a very successful...
Announcements and Partnerships and Introductions, Oh My: Inside 3D Printing Hits the Big Apple

Announcements and Partnerships and Introductions, Oh My: Inside 3D Printing Hits the Big Apple

All roads once led to Rome; now, all roads lead to New York City. In what might just be blasphemy to some, the Big Apple is not my favorite place in the world (sorry!) — but I must admit, this week, there’s nowhere I’d rather be than right here, at the (ahem, debatable) center of […]

All roads once led to Rome; now, all roads lead to New York City. In what might just be blasphemy to some, the Big Apple is not my favorite place in the world (sorry!) — but I must admit, this week, there’s nowhere I’d rather be than right here, at...
JeeQ Data Reveals Best Selling 3D Printers Online for 1st Quarter 2016

JeeQ Data Reveals Best Selling 3D Printers Online for 1st Quarter 2016

While it’s been quite exciting to hear of 3D printers for sale, and front and center in retail storefronts around the world, we know that a large number of discerning shoppers do their purchasing online these days, able to look forward to taking their time, looking for the best prices, and ultimately, bringing home exactly […]

While it’s been quite exciting to hear of 3D printers for sale, and front and center in retail storefronts around the world, we know that a large number of discerning shoppers do their purchasing online these days, able to look forward to taking their time, looking...
Printing With a Purpose: ROBO 3D Donates 3D Printed Parts to Enable Community Foundation Hand-a-Thon

Printing With a Purpose: ROBO 3D Donates 3D Printed Parts to Enable Community Foundation Hand-a-Thon

While BodyHacking Con sounds like a gathering of slasher movie fans or worse, the three-day conference that took place in Austin, Texas in February was, in many ways, a celebration of life. If you’re unfamiliar, the bodyhacking movement encompasses all forms of body modification, from tattoos to technological implants to perhaps the most life-changing modifications of […]

While BodyHacking Con sounds like a gathering of slasher movie fans or worse, the three-day conference that took place in Austin, Texas in February was, in many ways, a celebration of life. If you’re unfamiliar, the bodyhacking movement encompasses all forms of...
Beginning in May, Staples Will Carry the R1+ 3D Printer -- And More Exciting News from ROBO 3D!

Beginning in May, Staples Will Carry the R1+ 3D Printer -- And More Exciting News from ROBO 3D!

ROBO 3D was founded in 2012 by a group of San Diego State University students who sought to create a cheap, open source, and user-friendly “plug and print” 3D printer. Looking back, it has been quite the successful ride for these student makers as they have witnessed this dream come true in the last four years. […]

ROBO 3D was founded in 2012 by a group of San Diego State University students who sought to create a cheap, open source, and user-friendly “plug and print” 3D printer. Looking back, it has been quite the successful ride for these student makers as they...
ROBO 3D Offers Comprehensive 3D Experience at CES 2016, Highlights New Printers & More

ROBO 3D Offers Comprehensive 3D Experience at CES 2016, Highlights New Printers & More

Since their inception in 2012, ROBO 3D has been prolific. Headquartered in San Diego, not only are they busy producing 3D printers, but they are active and engaged within the 3D printing industry itself. Heavily involved as CES rolls around again this January, we see ROBO 3D going even further to show users what they have […]

Since their inception in 2012, ROBO 3D has been prolific. Headquartered in San Diego, not only are they busy producing 3D printers, but they are active and engaged within the 3D printing industry itself. Heavily involved as CES rolls around again this January, we see...
3D Printing Was the Most Important Technology of 2015

3D Printing Was the Most Important Technology of 2015

I’m open to the suggestion that I may be a little biased on the subject, but I think this past year no other technology has proven that it will completely alter the world the way that 3D printing has.  2015 certainly saw plenty of amazing technology come into its own, but it’s hard to ignore […]

I’m open to the suggestion that I may be a little biased on the subject, but I think this past year no other technology has proven that it will completely alter the world the way that 3D printing has.  2015 certainly saw plenty of amazing technology come into its own,...
3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week--December 19

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week--December 19

This week’s news covers a range of topics, from a shoe midsole 3D printed with material from ocean trash, to Onshape’s new app store that includes apps from both Pinshape and Materialise’s 3DPrintCloud. These apps step up the game on providing easier routes from designing in a cloud to printing an object. In other industry news, ScanSource Inc. […]

This week’s news covers a range of topics, from a shoe midsole 3D printed with material from ocean trash, to Onshape’s new app store that includes apps from both Pinshape and Materialise’s 3DPrintCloud. These apps step up the game on providing easier...
Happy Holidays! Check Out These 3D Printing Deals As You Finish Up Your Shopping

Happy Holidays! Check Out These 3D Printing Deals As You Finish Up Your Shopping

Have you done your Christmas shopping yet? It’s fine, you’ve got eight days. (Seriously, when did that happen?) If you’re stumped on what to buy for a particular friend or family member, or your entire list of gift recipients, here’s a little help for you. If there are any 3D printing enthusiasts on your list, you’re […]

Have you done your Christmas shopping yet? It’s fine, you’ve got eight days. (Seriously, when did that happen?) If you’re stumped on what to buy for a particular friend or family member, or your entire list of gift recipients, here’s a little...
Access Begets Innovation: 3D Printing & Opportunity

Access Begets Innovation: 3D Printing & Opportunity

ROBO 3D recently conducted a Survey with Northrop Grumman. In it, engineers, analysts, and product support staff were asked if they would prototype more often if 3D printing were more accessible and easier to use. 85% said YES. The respondents were also asked if they saw any additional applications for 3D printing (other than prototyping) […]

ROBO 3D recently conducted a Survey with Northrop Grumman. In it, engineers, analysts, and product support staff were asked if they would prototype more often if 3D printing were more accessible and easier to use. 85% said YES. The respondents were also asked if they...
3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week -- November 14

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week -- November 14

This week’s 3D printing news summary includes financial reports from Organovo, Voxeljet AG and BigRep. Alex Mahon, former CEO of Shine Group, has been chosen as The Foundry’s new CEO; The Foundry has also updated its Colorway application. In other 3D printing news, Best Buy is featuring 3D printing kiosks now, Shapeways is sponsoring workshops […]

This week’s 3D printing news summary includes financial reports from Organovo, Voxeljet AG and BigRep. Alex Mahon, former CEO of Shine Group, has been chosen as The Foundry’s new CEO; The Foundry has also updated its Colorway application. In other 3D...
3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week -- July 25, 2015

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week -- July 25, 2015

This week’s uncovered news is more about hardware, services, and accessories for 3D printing than 3D printed items. But we begin with one great project, a 3D printed bicycle safety induction light that can be powered as you pedal! Next, we have news that ROBO 3D has joined with ABC Data Distribution for East European expansion, and […]

This week’s uncovered news is more about hardware, services, and accessories for 3D printing than 3D printed items. But we begin with one great project, a 3D printed bicycle safety induction light that can be powered as you pedal! Next, we have news that ROBO 3D...
ROBO 3D Releases Study Indicating Corporate Engineers Need Personal 3D Printers for Increased Productivity

ROBO 3D Releases Study Indicating Corporate Engineers Need Personal 3D Printers for Increased Productivity

The consensus is in and it’s really not surprising one bit: give the people 3D printers, and they shall create. ROBO 3D has just released their Northrop Grumman Survey, and all those invested in making sure engineers have the tools they need to create should sit up and take note, with 85% of engineers indicating […]

The consensus is in and it’s really not surprising one bit: give the people 3D printers, and they shall create. ROBO 3D has just released their Northrop Grumman Survey, and all those invested in making sure engineers have the tools they need to create should sit up...
Parents Use Robo 3D Printer to Teach Visually Impaired Daughter

Parents Use Robo 3D Printer to Teach Visually Impaired Daughter

Just as the process of 3D printing is generally achieved by printing one layer on top of another, it often seems to operate on parallel levels also, offering infinite layers of innovation and inspiration in so many ways. Just when you think you’ve heard it all, and just went you think the technology couldn’t possibly offer […]

Just as the process of 3D printing is generally achieved by printing one layer on top of another, it often seems to operate on parallel levels also, offering infinite layers of innovation and inspiration in so many ways. Just when you think you’ve heard it all, and...
RoBo R1 3D Printer Becomes Independent Device with MatterControl Touch Upgrade

RoBo R1 3D Printer Becomes Independent Device with MatterControl Touch Upgrade

If you are as consumed with coming up with new digital designs and 3D prints for your R1 RoBo 3D printer like many makers are these days, you may often find yourself running back and forth between the 3D printer and your other devices—mainly a computer. In this age of instant gratification, speed, and everything […]

If you are as consumed with coming up with new digital designs and 3D prints for your R1 RoBo 3D printer like many makers are these days, you may often find yourself running back and forth between the 3D printer and your other devices—mainly a computer. In this age of...