MakerBot has improved substantially over the past two years .
The Curl-Up’s legs and flanges fresh from the Objet500 Connex Multi-material 3D Printer from Stratasys. Photo by Rachel McConnell The Dutch graphic artist M.C. Escher continues to fascinate and inspire more than 40 years after his departure.
3D printer manufacturer MakerBot will be acquired by Stratasys, a company specializing in professional-grade 3D printing. MakerBot is famous in hobbyist and tinkerer circles for its easy-to-use 3D printers. The acquisition is a stock-for-stock transaction, so no cash is changing hands here
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