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ZMorph VX – Review the Facts of this Multitool Machine

Reading Time: 3 minutes The magical multitool machine gets upgraded with the ZMorph VX. Review the facts on this 3-in-1 3D printer, CNC mill, and laser engraver. Are you ready for the next generation of multitool 3D printer? Is the world even ready? Nobody knows for sure, but Polish company ZMorph says to hell with the consequences. They’ve gone […]

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Markforged Cleared of Desktop Metal IP Infringement Claims

Reading Time: 15 minutes In March, Desktop Metal filed a lawsuit against Markforged for allegedly copying portions of its patented metal 3D printing processes. Last week, a federal jury decided to clear Markforged of both IP infringement allegations, marking a major victory for the defendant.  UPDATE (7/30/18) – Court Clears Markforged of IP Infringement Accusations Earlier this year, two of […]

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Fashion Design Graduate Takes Major Step With Woven 3D Printed Shoes

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the world of fashion, 3D printing has opened the door for a whirlwind of new looks and styles, and designers have leveraged this technology to showcase just how unique their concepts can be. Fashion design Ganit Goldstein, a fashion design graduate from the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem, has recently unveiled […]

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Gamer Uses 3D Printing to Prototype One-Handed PlayStation 4 Controller

Reading Time: 3 minutes A popular YouTuber and gamer named Doppel D has created a 3D printed PlayStation 4 controller that can be used with just one hand, taking accessibility to a whole new level.  Whether it be customized accessories for your gaming console of choice or cosplay of your favorite character, 3D printing technology has been used by many […]

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3D Printing Living Tissue Could Heal Damaged Joints and Eliminate Arthritis

Reading Time: 3 minutes A team of researchers from the University Medical Centre Utrecht in the Netherlands have created a biofabrication method to create living tissues that replicate cartilage and could potentially be implanted to repair damaged joints.  Experienced by millions and millions across the world, arthritis is a physical disability that nearly one in ten people will have […]

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GE Files Patent to Improve 3D Printing Security with Blockchain Tech

Reading Time: 3 minutes General Electric (GE) has recently filed a patent application that would allow them to use blockchain technology to validate and verify 3D printed objects on its supply chain.  As both 3D printing and blockchain technology are adopted into our daily lives, there have been a number of instances where the two have converged to create […]

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Traditional Knitwear and 3D Printing Combined to Create Clothing Inspired by Children’s Toys

Reading Time: 3 minutes Designer and Royal College of Art graduate Lingxiao Luo is combining traditional knitting techniques and 3D printing to create garments that echo the playful style of children’s toys.   As 3D printing becomes an increasingly popular tool in the world of fashion and art, the technology has been adapted to be compatible with other classic techniques. One […]

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Australian Company is Constructing 3D Printed Homes From Hemp

Reading Time: 3 minutes Australian hemp company Mirreco is developing a 3D printing process that utilizes hemp biomass as a material to manufacture building panels for houses.  With the cannabis legalization movement spreading rapidly throughout many parts of the world, even the 3D printing industry has found ways to make use of this controversial plant. For instance, we’ve seen a […]

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Shapeways Launches Customizable 3D Printed Jewelry Collection

Reading Time: 3 minutes Shapeways has launched an in-house collection of fully customizable 3D printed jewelry. Called Spring & Wonder, the products and brand were designed in two months to demonstrate what Shapeways can do for other companies wanting to incorporate mass personalization. Shapeways, the 3D printing marketplace and service company, has just launched Spring & Wonder. The company’s […]

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PADT Opens On-Demand Factory Using Carbon 3D Printers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT) has announced it’s opening a 3D printing factory, using Carbon’s Digital Light Synthesis technology and production system to create 2,000-5,000 parts on-demand weekly. Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT), the Arizona-based provider of Product Development and Rapid Prototyping services, has announced it’s opening an On-Demand Manufacturing facility with Carbon — […]

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General Motors Makes Saves $300,000 Thanks to Standardizing 3D Printing

Reading Time: 3 minutes Since the General Motors Lansing Delta Township assembly plant bought a $35,000 3D printer, they’ve seen savings of €300,000 in two years. However, the company expects to see savings of millions of dollars in the future as it standardizes the technology throughout its plants across the globe. All over the world, companies are relying on […]

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Watch this YouTuber Cast an Extruder Body in Aluminum

Reading Time: 2 minutes In a recent video YouTuber MyfordBoy duplicates a metal part using a novel process involving 3D printing, a sand mold and casting aluminum. Don’t try this at home, but definitely enjoy the craftsmanship at work. MyfordBoy is a YouTuber with 141,ooo subscribers. And despite the possible misleading moniker — it is inspired by British lathe maker […]

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3D Systems Launches On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service

Reading Time: 3 minutes 3D Systems has announced a new service called the On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service, which will enable medical professionals to upload and 3D print digital files through the company. The idea is to make 3D printing models more accessible for the entire healthcare community. This new service from industry veteran 3D Systems aims to help […]

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Wasp Launches 2 New Ceramic 3D Printers

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Italian 3D printing manufacturer tested its new range of ceramic 3D printers on a remake of Michelangelo’s famous David sculpture. WASP, the 3D printer manufacturer, has just presented a new product line that allows for the 3D printing of clay and other dense semi-fluid materials. The company officially launched the DeltaWASP 2040 Clay and […]