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Revolutionizing Warfare the Additive Manufacturing Way

Since the beginning of time, our prehistoric ancestors have always been engaged in one form of war or the other. Our ancestors fought against the elements which sought to destroy through diseases; they struggled against apex predators—like the Sabre-tooth tiger—who sought to use them as a source

Doctors make breakthrough with 3D printed blood vessels

Talk of 3D printing blood vessels is nothing new, but being able to actually do it is. 3D bioprinting is not exactly a new idea. Countless articles and news stories have been written about the possibilities of using 3D printers in the medical world, but we have

Autodesk announces new open source 3D printer

New open source 3D printer & 3D printing platform could be a game changer. For a long time, Autodesk has been the market leaders in 3D software. From architects designing complex structures with CAD, to CGI artists wowing audiences with Academy award winning visual effects, they have

FlashForge Dreamer 3D printer specifications and price!

Last week we brought you news that makers of the popular Creator 3D printer, FlashForge, are releasing a new model named the Dreamer. This week we’re happy to be able to share specifications of FlashForge’s latest release and most importantly the cost to end consumers.

Coming soon: FlashForge Dreamer 3D printer

FlashForge Creator’s big brother, The Dreamer, is on its way. The release date is yet to be set, but makers of the popular and affordable Creator 3D printer, FlashForge, are getting the 3D printing world buzzing with just a single image, promising that the successor to the

Microsoft adds 3D printing support to Windows 8.1

As part of the launch of Microsoft’s updated Windows 8.1 operating system, the team has announced native driver support for 3D printing. Using very similar dialogue boxes to those used in the past for inkjet printing, Microsoft’s integration of 3D printer driver support aims to make the transition

UPS announces in-store services for 3D printing

Today UPS has announced it will be making 3D printing available to consumers through a new in-store service. Beginning in the San Diego area of California, select UPS store locations will be offering the service to small businesses as well as consumers. The company also said they

3D printing makes use of augmented reality

Two exciting new technologies combine. As I’m sure you are all aware, we’re pretty excited about what the future holds for 3D printers and how they will change the way we design, manufacture and distribute products. But along with 3D printing, there is another technology that promises

Coming soon – Buccaneer 3D printer review!

The highly anticipated Buccaneer 3D printer from Pirate3D will be released soon! And here at we will be granted access to this 3D printer that is causing quite a storm. Once production of these printers is complete, we have been promised the chance to test and review this exciting,