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South Park Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 3D Printed Style, Courtesy of Source3

South Park Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 3D Printed Style, Courtesy of Source3

This year marks the 20th anniversary of South Park, which makes me feel horribly, horribly old. That’s a long time, and a lot of political figures, religions, and celebrities mercilessly satirized, and a lot of gruesome deaths for poor Kenny. When the show debuted two decades ago, 3D printing was a little-known technology, but – as […]

This year marks the 20th anniversary of South Park, which makes me feel horribly, horribly old. That’s a long time, and a lot of political figures, religions, and celebrities mercilessly satirized, and a lot of gruesome deaths for poor Kenny. When the show...
The Future of Protected IP and 3D Printing: Is Source3 and Their Licensed 3D Printed Album Covers a Model for New Media Distribution?

The Future of Protected IP and 3D Printing: Is Source3 and Their Licensed 3D Printed Album Covers a Model for New Media Distribution?

While the internet has changed the world in more ways than one could easily list, that doesn’t mean that all of those changes have been good for everyone. One of the areas where digital technology and the internet haven’t paired well has been with intellectual property. There has always been a thriving black market, or […]

While the internet has changed the world in more ways than one could easily list, that doesn’t mean that all of those changes have been good for everyone. One of the areas where digital technology and the internet haven’t paired well has been with intellectual...
3D Printing: The News We Didn't Cover This Week -- April 9

3D Printing: The News We Didn't Cover This Week -- April 9

This week’s news covers 3D printed prostheses and e-bike parts, an additive manufacturing business partnership, and two stories with 3D Systems at the center. The first is about the SLAbot-2 from 3D Systems, and the next one covers an intellectual property-focused partnership between 3D Systems’ Source3 and an entertainment data source. This endeavor will track and record copyrighted television and film-related digital content. In […]

This week’s news covers 3D printed prostheses and e-bike parts, an additive manufacturing business partnership, and two stories with 3D Systems at the center. The first is about the SLAbot-2 from 3D Systems, and the next one covers an intellectual...
Autodesk Offers Details on Latest Developments & Projects, Improving on 3D Printing Speed & Scale

Autodesk Offers Details on Latest Developments & Projects, Improving on 3D Printing Speed & Scale

Autodesk recently hosted an event at their San Francisco headquarters, showing off not just some new technology but expounding on updates regarding investments, a new 3D printing platform, Ember, and more. Overall, one item was clear: they are serious about improving speed. While this has been a goal for many companies, further strides in this […]

Autodesk recently hosted an event at their San Francisco headquarters, showing off not just some new technology but expounding on updates regarding investments, a new 3D printing platform, Ember, and more. Overall, one item was clear: they are serious about improving...
US Army Announces a New Branded Product Licensing Agreement with Source3

US Army Announces a New Branded Product Licensing Agreement with Source3

New York’s Source3 and the US Army have entered into a new licensing agreement that will allow Army service members, family and friends to purchase personalized 3D printed products. The customizable keepsakes, ornaments and collectables will feature personal photographs of US Army servicemembers or their families. The products will be 3D printed using Color Jet […]

New York’s Source3 and the US Army have entered into a new licensing agreement that will allow Army service members, family and friends to purchase personalized 3D printed products. The customizable keepsakes, ornaments and collectables will feature personal...
3D Printing at CES - Part One: The Content

3D Printing at CES - Part One: The Content

I’m back from CES, and am just starting to feel normal again. Maybe it’s all the people? Over 170,000 attended this year. After a while it starts to weigh on you. Lines at the airport, lines for a cab, lines at the hotel, lines at the show, lines for food…and lines for a damn drink. […]

I’m back from CES, and am just starting to feel normal again. Maybe it’s all the people? Over 170,000 attended this year. After a while it starts to weigh on you. Lines at the airport, lines for a cab, lines at the hotel, lines at the show, lines for food…and...
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...
Capcom & Source3 Partner For 3D Printed Cover Art From Street Fighter V, Including Ryu

Capcom & Source3 Partner For 3D Printed Cover Art From Street Fighter V, Including Ryu

At Comic-Con, in full force today in San Diego, as the now beloved venue of pop culture enthusiasts, you can bet there’s a confluence of many brands, industries, and technologies, giving us the chance to see not only some of the rich and famous, but also brilliant examples of 3D design and 3D printing. Attended […]

At Comic-Con, in full force today in San Diego, as the now beloved venue of pop culture enthusiasts, you can bet there’s a confluence of many brands, industries, and technologies, giving us the chance to see not only some of the rich and famous, but also brilliant...