Another week, another acquisition for 3D Systems. While last week they picked up TeamPlatform, a service for aiding 3D model projects, this week they’ve acquired CDRM, a 3D print service bureau located in the UK.
Footwear makers say technology has accelerated prototype development and reduced staffing needs, becoming an complement to labour-intensive factories See more here: Nike and Adidas adopt 3D printing www.greencoffee.org
Futurist and Author Chris Barnatt talks about 3D Printing in his latest Youtube video. This is one of the better video’s I’ve seen that gives an overview of 3D Printing. Click here to view the video on YouTube
This video filmed by the National Geographic for its TV show Known Universe is getting a lot of attention, after having been published again on Digg . I let you see the 3D printing magic in action, and in space: Using 3D printers in space is almost a reality. Made in Space is a start-up located at the NASA Ames Research Center in the Silicon Valley