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IDC: 3D printers continue to gain interest, with satisfaction rising

May 11, 2015 10:18 pm

Interest in 3D printing technology is increasing, thanks to rising satisfaction among users, according to the IDC research group

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The new Airbus A350 XWB aircraft uses 1,000 3D-printed parts

May 6, 2015 10:15 pm

The Airbus A350 XWB aircraft have more than 1,000 3D-printed parts

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'Space Spider' 3D scanner could be used on space station

Apr 30, 2015 5:40 pm

Artec 3D hopes its 'Space Spider' handheld 3D scanner could be used aboard the International Space Station

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3D printing lets surgeons test practice before giving girl new face

Apr 7, 2015 4:35 am

3D printing technology allows surgeons to better practice as little girl undergoes multiple surgeries to fix rare deformity

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3D-printed food far from mainstream, but still capturing attention

Feb 17, 2015 7:10 pm

3D printing still has a long way to go, but 3D-printed food continues to capture attention

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3D printing technology developing, still struggles to go mainstream

Feb 16, 2015 4:25 am

3D printers have come a long way, but despite technological advancements, struggle to go mainstream

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MakerBot attending CES to promote and develop 3D printing ecosystem

Jan 7, 2015 6:58 pm

MakerBot is attending CES 2015 to promote its company and services, not launch new products, as the 3D printing industry continues to mature

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Warfare could change with addition of 3D printing technology

Jan 6, 2015 6:33 am

The private defense industry thrives, and contractors are ready to explore possible opportunities using 3D printing technology

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GP3D to show off its Sprout 3D printer for $549 during CES 2015

Jan 3, 2015 10:42 pm

The GP3D Sprout 3D printer will be shown off during CES 2015, with a MSRP of just $549

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NASA has successfully 3D printed the first object on the ISS

Nov 26, 2014 8:35 am

NASA is 3D-printing objects on-board the International Space Station

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Princeton researchers create semiconductors with 3D printing process

Nov 25, 2014 6:46 pm

3D printing is all the rage, and now with the capability to use it for semiconductors we could soon have devices woven into our clothing

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3D-printed body parts helping save the lives of medical patients

Nov 21, 2014 4:37 pm

Surgeons hope 3D-printed hearts will give them a better strategy when operating on young children

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Made in Space 3D printer successfully installed on space station

Nov 18, 2014 4:21 am

The Made in Space 3D printer has been successfully installed onboard the International Space Station

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Gartner predicts 3D printer shipments will top 217,000 in 2015

Nov 3, 2014 6:30 am

3D printing still has a long way to go, but manufacturers will ship more than 217,000 3D printers in 2015, according to Gartner

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Gartner: Consumer 3D printing is at least five years away

Aug 20, 2014 3:30 am

Consumer 3D printing interest is still at least five years away, and it will take time for the market to mature further, Gartner notes

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NASA 3D prints a model of light-year-long Eta Carinae nebula

Jul 9, 2014 6:36 pm

Researchers have taken created a model of a nebula over 7000 light years away, which emerged from the 19th century's Great Eruption

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BMW helps Munich workers ease stress with 3D printed superthumb

Jul 4, 2014 6:36 pm

Making cars is hard work - but now BMW has made it a little less stressful with these 3D printed thumb protectors that fit like a second skin

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U.S. Navy exploring 3D printing technologies for its warfare center

Jul 1, 2014 1:50 am

The U.S. Navy is currently testing 3D printing and expects the technology to become more common, both onboard ships and on land

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3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Making Your Portable Toolkit

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3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Making Your Portable Toolkit

Jun 27, 2014 2:15 pm

Charles walks us through what our portable 3D printer toolkit should include. Read on and see what tools you may be missing to make your experience better.

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Practical 3D Printing Guide: Making a GoPro Camera Mount

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Practical 3D Printing Guide: Making a GoPro Camera Mount

Jun 25, 2014 2:02 pm

Hobby 3D printing is often referred to as a novelty, but the desktop 3D printer can be practical and useful, too. Let's see what Charles does for a GoPro.

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Smithsonian Institution unveils 3D-printed bust of President Obama

Jun 22, 2014 11:26 pm

The Smithsonian Institution has created a 3D-printed head of President Barack Obama, and it only took 40 hours of printing!

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3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Keeping Your Electronics Cool

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3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Keeping Your Electronics Cool

Jun 21, 2014 3:35 am

Just like PCs, 3D printers are subject to overheating, and precautions need to be taken to prevent this. Follow on as Charles tells us more about it.

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will.i.am joins 3D Systems for recycled-Coca Cola powered 3D printer

Jun 17, 2014 8:02 pm

will.i.am is lending his name to Ekocycle, a device that 3D prints from recycled plastic drink bottles

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Medical researchers hope to use 3D printers to make human hearts

May 7, 2014 1:16 am

Medical researchers are looking towards 3D printing to see if human hearts can be printed and used

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Check out this awesome mutifunctional Delta bot called ZEGO

Apr 29, 2014 12:05 am

ZEGO is a multifunctional Delta Robot that is capable of 3D Printing, Plotting, Wood Burning, Engraving and PCB Milling, and even Pick and Place

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