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Shapeways Rolls Out Developer Portal And New API In A Bid For Better 3D Printing Apps

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3D printing company Shapeways had a banner 2012 — it locked up a $6.2 million Series B last year in a round led by Lux Capital, and established a full-blown factory in Long Island City. And it’s hoping to make the process of designing and printing physical knickknacks even easier...
Shapeways Rolls Out Developer Portal And New API In A Bid For Better 3D Printing Apps

3D-printed tracheal splint supports baby's airways, saves life

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They say necessity is the mother of invention, and nowhere was it more necessary than in the case of Kaiba Gionfriddo's life. The infant was born with a condition called tracheobronchomalacia that results in weakened support for the trachea, and his fate seemed all but decided until researchers at...
3D-printed tracheal splint supports baby's airways, saves life

For China-based accelerator Haxlr8r, 'hardware is the new software'

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The application deadline for the second batch of startups for badass hardware accelerator Haxlr8r is coming up on November 18th, so now’s your chance to get hacking. The three-month program is based in Shenzhen, China (AKA the world’s factory) to bring entrepreneurs close to their production bases. The accelerator culminates in...
For China-based accelerator Haxlr8r, 'hardware is the new software'
Ouya will let gamers print their own console enclosure thanks to partnership with Makerbot

3Doodler is a $75 3D-printing pen eagerly awaiting your Kickstarter funding (hands-on)

www.engadget.com
In April of last year, former MakerBot COO Samuel Cervantes launched the Solidoodle, a $500 3D printer. We were a bit taken aback by the price point -- after all, his former company's product had seemingly set the standard for consumer-facing 3D-printer pricing at around $2,000. We're hoping you've...
3Doodler is a $75 3D-printing pen eagerly awaiting your Kickstarter funding (hands-on)

VIDEO: 3D printing 'as big as the internet'

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Ping Fu's company Geomagic is revolutionising the manufacturing process in the digital age using 3D printing....
VIDEO: 3D printing 'as big as the internet'

New 3D Printing firm takes shape with Objet-Stratasys merger

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Two of the bigger 3D printing manufacturers have merged into a single entity, with a strong position against competitors both big and small. [Read more]...
New 3D Printing firm takes shape with Objet-Stratasys merger
3D-printed dresses make it onto Paris Fashion Week catwalk
MakerBot unveils its most disruptive tool yet: The Digitizer 3D scanner
Chris Dixon: 3D Printing Will Transform Manufacturing, Social Media Startups Are Facing "General Fatigue"
US Government: It's Fine For Us To Print 3D Weapons, Not So Much For Cody Wilson And Defense Distributed

My Facebook profile transformed into a 3D-printed monster

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Crave's Amanda Kooser meets the physical embodiment of her Facebook profile thanks to a collaboration between Shapeways 3D printing and Sticky Monster Lab. Why does it have blood dripping from its teeth? [Read more]...
My Facebook profile transformed into a 3D-printed monster

RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more

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We were excited and honored when the administration at Northeastern University asked us to help judge its RISE:2013 Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo. The event, held at the physical education center on the school's Boston campus, brings together an incredibly diverse array of research projects covering a impressive number...
RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more

MakerBot purges 3D printable gun parts from Thingiverse

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Citing its Terms of Service, MakerBot has removed designs for AR15 and other weapon components from its 3D printing file library. [Read more]...
MakerBot purges 3D printable gun parts from Thingiverse

3D Printer DRM Patent To Stop People Downloading a Car

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During the last 20 years inkjet printers made an unholy mess of the short-run commercial print guy’s business, enabling just about anyone to print on anything from paper to plastics with a relatively tiny outlay. During the next 20 years the 3D printer will be the bogeyman affecting industries both...
3D Printer DRM Patent To Stop People Downloading a Car
MakerBot opens a 3D printing photo booth in Manhattan store

DIY 3D Printing: Now Less Brittle With Nylon Extrusion

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3D printing is getting more affordable, but printing in nylon will make printouts more flexible and durable....
DIY 3D Printing: Now Less Brittle With Nylon Extrusion

MakerBot honcho kicks off SXSW 2013

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The frontman of MakerBot, the popular, sometimes-controversial 3D printing company, makes sure that the first official day of the mega-media, music, and technology show South by Southwest hits the ground running. [Read more]...
MakerBot honcho kicks off SXSW 2013
Shapeways, the startup that lets you print 3D designs, is about to take off

Here's What Futurist Ray Kurzweil Thinks Life Will Be Like In The Next 20 Years

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With companies like Google creating self-driving cars and augmented-reality glasses, futurist Ray Kurzweil's predictions are starting to sound much more realistic.  Kurzweil, cofounder of Singularity University, became famous for creating the first text-to-speech software. Forbes called him "the ultimate thinking machine." With technology advancing at increasingly rapid rate, and researchers...
Here's What Futurist Ray Kurzweil Thinks Life Will Be Like In The Next 20 Years

MakerBot pulls blueprints for 3D-printed gun parts in wake of school shooting

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Gun control is a hot topic in the United States, and the recent school shooting in Connecticut has made the topic even more volatile. MakerBot, a 3D printing company, has taken this opportunity to pull blueprints for gun parts from its community site. It’s well within its rights to do...
MakerBot pulls blueprints for 3D-printed gun parts in wake of school shooting

First Downloaded and 3D Printed Pirate Bay Ship Arrives

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A decade ago people were truly amazed to find out that they could download entire movies using BitTorrent. At the time substantial online video simply didn’t exist, and BitTorrent was an eye opener which has since become the movie industry’s biggest worry. As one of the older torrent sites around,...
First Downloaded and 3D Printed Pirate Bay Ship Arrives

Makerbot demoes scanner to streamline 3D fabrication process

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On Friday, 3D printing startup Makerbot demonstrated a new scanner that allows users to scan and then 3D print the objects. The Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner is a prototype, but Makerbot says it plans to make the device available to consumers before the holiday season of 2013. The scanner can...
Makerbot demoes scanner to streamline 3D fabrication process

iRobot applies for 'all-in-one' 3D printer patent: aims to reduce need for post-processing

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It's no floor cleaner, so it looks like iRobot's looking to expand its horizons, filing a patent application for a "robotic fabricator". While not granted (yet), the USPTO filing outlines an all-in-one 3D printer that is capable of post-print milling and processing. Typical 3D printing results in an 'overhang'...
iRobot applies for 'all-in-one' 3D printer patent: aims to reduce need for post-processing

OUYA teams up with Makerbot to let you print your own case for the indie gaming console

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OUYA, the Kickstarter-funded indie gaming console, has teamed up with Makerbot to release the 3D design files for the console’s case. With the 3D template and specs for the device released, anyone will now be able to create and customize the OUYA console case. Let the 3D printing begin. The files, which are packaged as the...
OUYA teams up with Makerbot to let you print your own case for the indie gaming console
Inside The Brand New Makerbot Retail Store

3D Printer Makes Intricate Sand Castles, Wins All the Sand Castle Competitions

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This 3D-printing robot uses sand and soil to create elegant sculptures that are impressive and sturdy enough to display without them crumbling instantly....
3D Printer Makes Intricate Sand Castles, Wins All the Sand Castle Competitions
Somebody Made an 'iPhone Shoe' Using a 3D Printer
Haute render: $900, custom 3D printed shoes are your next splurge

AmazonSupply now sells lab gear, bearings, and DIY hardware

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Not content with simply selling books, clothes, clarinet reeds, and even sex toys, Amazon has today branched out into selling "parts and supplies to business, industrial, scientific and commercial customers." That means the online retail giant will now sell everything from drill bits to automatic hand dryers. The site has already...
AmazonSupply now sells lab gear, bearings, and DIY hardware
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