3D printing might be exciting and all, but it’s only really good for making new items from scratch; what if you want to reapir something instead? Enter 3D painting, GE’s new baby which could be used to fix up anything that’s made of metal. Read more…
Popular 3D print service Shapeways may become even more popular if a new relationship with Neiman Marcus plays out. They’ve teamed with the upscale US retailer to provide a small selection of very cool 3D printed items on Neiman Marcus Online.
The MakerBot® Thingiverse® team is overjoyed to announce the launch of our first mobile application. The iOS app has great features we know you’ll love, and we’re so pleased that you can now carry Thingiverse in your pocket or purse all the time. Go to the App Store and download the Thingiverse iOS app today.
Some people, usually those just introduced to 3D printing, often believe the technology is capable of printing “anything”, in the manner of a Star Trek replicator. That, of course, is not the case. There are many limitations in the technology and indeed within each type of 3D printing process.