Out today from Microsoft is a 3D-printing application called 3D Builder that will help the amateur set dig into 3D printing, provided that they 1) have a Windows 8.1 machine, and 2) have a Windows 8.1-ready 3D printer. So, it’s a small group. But that’s just fine
It can be hard for students to finance their final school projects. That’s why i.materialise also wants to help this year: every master student gets a 20% discount on her or his thesis project. Worldwide, students 3D print concept cars , architectural models, fashion items , functional models, prototypes, and all sorts of other things with us.
Selective Laser Pilfering? Everyone knows that widespread 3D printing is supposed to enable hordes of designers, DIYers and manufacturers. But if IT research and advisory company Gartner, Inc
Lessons on resilience and beauty from Ping Fu, of the 3D printing pioneer Geomagic. Today, Geomagic’s imaging technology has helped make everything from custom parts for NASA space shuttles, to one-of-a-kind Invisalign braces, to the brightly-colored, 3D-printed shoes and shawl that Ping Fu, the company’s founder, wore onstage at the Inc. 500/5000 conference.
Thinking big is no challenge for architects Michael Hansmeyer and Benjamin Dillenburger; they’ve created a 3D printed room using algorithms to design its intricate cathedral-like interior.
Last year’s inaugural Innovation Month was a great success. Following those tracks, this year’s edition will also be a good opportunity to celebrate the people, companies, and institutions that make San Francisco one of the best cities to live and work. Since our headquarter in the US is based in San Francisco, we figured it would be a great thing to support Innovation Month and get every US residents a 10% discount code on our 3D printing service
You might recall a year ago when MCOR announced it had struck a deal with Staples to provide color 3D print services in their retail stores. Now, the service is active in Europe and to promote it Staples has teamed up with 3D graphics site CGTrader on a design challenge.