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Penn State Shenango Opens Startup Incubator, Complete with 3D Printers and a Makerspace

Penn State Shenango Opens Startup Incubator, Complete with 3D Printers and a Makerspace

While people go to college to learn in the classroom, gaining real life experience is also helpful, no matter what your major is; for example, medical students have used 3D printed medical models that are incredibly realistic. Organizations and universities all across the US, and around the world, are also setting up business incubators, many of […]

While people go to college to learn in the classroom, gaining real life experience is also helpful, no matter what your major is; for example, medical students have used 3D printed medical models that are incredibly realistic. Organizations and universities all across...
3D Printing Investments: Voodoo Manufacturing Receives $5 Million in Seed Funding

3D Printing Investments: Voodoo Manufacturing Receives $5 Million in Seed Funding

It’s easy to forget that Voodoo Manufacturing hasn’t been around for very long – less than two years, in fact. The service bureau was launched in October of 2015 and has only picked up speed since. Formed by a team of ex-MakerBot engineers, Voodoo Manufacturing knew exactly what it was doing from the start, and has […]

It’s easy to forget that Voodoo Manufacturing hasn’t been around for very long – less than two years, in fact. The service bureau was launched in October of 2015 and has only picked up speed since. Formed by a team of ex-MakerBot engineers, Voodoo...
PostProcess Technologies Closes $4 Million Seed Round as Investors Look to Scalable Industrial 3D Printing

PostProcess Technologies Closes $4 Million Seed Round as Investors Look to Scalable Industrial 3D Printing

It shouldn’t take much convincing for anyone to see how valuable PostProcess’ technology is. Considering the headache involved in removing support materials from 3D printed objects and then smoothing them and making them ready, it’s no surprise that PostProcess Technologies, headquartered in Buffalo, has clients from a wide range of industries today. It’s also not […]

It shouldn’t take much convincing for anyone to see how valuable PostProcess’ technology is. Considering the headache involved in removing support materials from 3D printed objects and then smoothing them and making them ready, it’s no surprise that PostProcess...
3D Printing News Briefs: April 7, 2017

3D Printing News Briefs: April 7, 2017

In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, medical technology firm axial3D has secured over £530,000 in seed funding, while four University of Bristol graduates are on their way to China with their Omni Invent maker machine. Hawk 3D Proto and Magicfirm Europe AB announced a strategic partnership, while Sodick released a new Parallel Mode for its metal 3D […]

In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, medical technology firm axial3D has secured over £530,000 in seed funding, while four University of Bristol graduates are on their way to China with their Omni Invent maker machine. Hawk 3D Proto and Magicfirm Europe AB...
Texas Biotech Startup SiMMo3D Launches 3D Printed Organ Models, Announces $20K in Seed Funding

Texas Biotech Startup SiMMo3D Launches 3D Printed Organ Models, Announces $20K in Seed Funding

Biotech startup SiMMo3D was just founded in 2016 and formally launched this week, and is dedicated to the education of medical students, continued surgical training, and biomedical research. The company has announced the launch of its Teaching Tissues: simulated, synthetic 3D printed organ models. The models will serve as much-needed training tools in the medical […]

Biotech startup SiMMo3D was just founded in 2016 and formally launched this week, and is dedicated to the education of medical students, continued surgical training, and biomedical research. The company has announced the launch of its Teaching Tissues: simulated,...
Voodoo Manufacturing Receives $1.4 Million in Seed Funding and Expands 3D Printing Facility

Voodoo Manufacturing Receives $1.4 Million in Seed Funding and Expands 3D Printing Facility

Brooklyn’s Voodoo Manufacturing is one of the largest high-volume 3D printing factories in New York, and it’s about to get even bigger. The company has only been around since 2015, but its growth and accomplishments have already skyrocketed. In only a little over a year, Voodoo Manufacturing has surpassed a $1 million run rate and amassed […]

Brooklyn’s Voodoo Manufacturing is one of the largest high-volume 3D printing factories in New York, and it’s about to get even bigger. The company has only been around since 2015, but its growth and accomplishments have already skyrocketed. In only a...
Silicon Valletta Club Launched in Malta, Connecting Its Growing Startup Scene and Digital CEOs

Silicon Valletta Club Launched in Malta, Connecting Its Growing Startup Scene and Digital CEOs

I’m sure you’ve heard of Silicon Valley, located in the San Francisco Bay Area in northern California, and home to big-name, innovative companies like Apple and Google. Some 3D technology companies, like Leopoly and Sculpteo, also call it home, and Voodoo Manufacturing displayed some really awesome 3D printed Syfy models at the Silicon Valley Comic Con this […]

I’m sure you’ve heard of Silicon Valley, located in the San Francisco Bay Area in northern California, and home to big-name, innovative companies like Apple and Google. Some 3D technology companies, like Leopoly and Sculpteo, also call it home, and Voodoo...
Asimov Ventures Announces Close of Venture Fund I to New Investors, Launch of Venture Fund II

Asimov Ventures Announces Close of Venture Fund I to New Investors, Launch of Venture Fund II

Founded just last summer, early stage venture capital firm Asimov Ventures has already witnessed an incredible amount of growth. The firm, focusing on early stage investments in 3D printing, robotics, and other frontier technologies, has now announced that it has closed its first fund (Asimov Ventures I) to new investors, following recent investments from limited […]

Founded just last summer, early stage venture capital firm Asimov Ventures has already witnessed an incredible amount of growth. The firm, focusing on early stage investments in 3D printing, robotics, and other frontier technologies, has now announced that it has...
BotFactory Closes $1M Investment Round

BotFactory Closes $1M Investment Round

Additive manufacturing takes on many forms. While we mostly cover FDM, SLS and SLA printing at 3DPrint.com, we also cover some other interesting disruptive technologies. The Squink is a multilayer PCB printer that prints conductive traces on circuit boards and other materials, such as Kapton, FR4, ceramics and metal with their ‘Advanced Ink.’ The machine […]

Additive manufacturing takes on many forms. While we mostly cover FDM, SLS and SLA printing at 3DPrint.com, we also cover some other interesting disruptive technologies. The Squink is a multilayer PCB printer that prints conductive traces on circuit boards and other...
New Zealand Professor Granted Government Funding to Develop Synthetic, Bioprinted Wood

New Zealand Professor Granted Government Funding to Develop Synthetic, Bioprinted Wood

New Zealand: a land renowned for sheep, Middle Earth, stunning scenery — and innovation. While there is certainly a lot to know about this far-flung country, most of which already has me ready to pack up my family to move there, the country is also steadily building its strong reputation for advances in the field […]

New Zealand: a land renowned for sheep, Middle Earth, stunning scenery — and innovation. While there is certainly a lot to know about this far-flung country, most of which already has me ready to pack up my family to move there, the country is also steadily...
Metamason Closes $3M Seed Financing Round, Looking Toward FDA Clearance & Clinical Trials For 3D Printed CPAP Masks

Metamason Closes $3M Seed Financing Round, Looking Toward FDA Clearance & Clinical Trials For 3D Printed CPAP Masks

Certainly the Metamason team must be walking on air these days—or rather, continuing to do so. It must be a wonderful feeling to be nearly just starting, yet shining so brightly already. And their potential has certainly not gone unnoticed by any stretch, from their winning the Startup Competition last year in Santa Clara, awarded a $15,000 uncapped […]

Certainly the Metamason team must be walking on air these days—or rather, continuing to do so. It must be a wonderful feeling to be nearly just starting, yet shining so brightly already. And their potential has certainly not gone unnoticed by any stretch, from their...
3Dprintler Pays it Forward With $100,000 Startup Investment Fund

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 venture, but the harsh reality is that so much of getting a company off the ground depends on other people. Customers, obviously, but also investors. […]

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 venture, but the harsh reality is that so much of getting a company off the ground depends on other...
3YOURMIND Completes 2nd Round of Funding with Seven-Digit Sum, EOS' Dr. Hans Langer as Main Investor

3YOURMIND Completes 2nd Round of Funding with Seven-Digit Sum, EOS' Dr. Hans Langer as Main Investor

An international portal for 3D solutions, 3YOURMIND is experiencing success upon success. Already performing at the top of their game as the world’s leading one-stop venue for 3D printing services, the Berlin-based company has now also just completed its second round of financing. A spin-off of the Technical University of Berlin and founded in 2014, […]

An international portal for 3D solutions, 3YOURMIND is experiencing success upon success. Already performing at the top of their game as the world’s leading one-stop venue for 3D printing services, the Berlin-based company has now also just completed its second round...
3D Content Licensing Platform Source3 Pulls in $4 Million in Seed Funding

3D Content Licensing Platform Source3 Pulls in $4 Million in Seed Funding

Source3 will be a set of scalable licensing tools aimed at creators, brands, marketplaces, service bureaus and other 3D printing industry businesses. A group of Google and 3D Systems veterans are trying to do for 3D printable content what they previously did for music by creating a dedicated, large-scale licensing and distribution platform. The team […]

Source3 will be a set of scalable licensing tools aimed at creators, brands, marketplaces, service bureaus and other 3D printing industry businesses. A group of Google and 3D Systems veterans are trying to do for 3D printable content what they previously did for music...
Aspect Biosystems Announces Seed Funding & Major Deals Involving Their 3D Bioprinting Initiatives

Aspect Biosystems Announces Seed Funding & Major Deals Involving Their 3D Bioprinting Initiatives

The 3D bioprinting space is heating up. As companies like Organovo rapidly develop new forms of printable human tissue and bring those tissues to market, other smaller companies are joining in with their own research and development within the space. Last month we announced that BioBots, a desktop bioprinter manufacturer, would seek equity funding via […]

The 3D bioprinting space is heating up. As companies like Organovo rapidly develop new forms of printable human tissue and bring those tissues to market, other smaller companies are joining in with their own research and development within the space. Last month we...
NIN Ventures Puts Priority on Investing in Early Growth 3D Printing Companies

NIN Ventures Puts Priority on Investing in Early Growth 3D Printing Companies

While 3D printing begins to emerge not only as an industry that is clearly here to stay, it’s also moving along like a powerful locomotive, building steam, faster and faster—and doesn’t seem to be slowing down. That’s one recipe for investors to begin jumping on board if they haven’t already. The discussion of investing in […]

While 3D printing begins to emerge not only as an industry that is clearly here to stay, it’s also moving along like a powerful locomotive, building steam, faster and faster—and doesn’t seem to be slowing down. That’s one recipe for investors to begin jumping on board...