Stratasys Establishes Advisory Board For 3D Printed Teeth

Stratasys, a 3D printing company, and makers of the MakerBot 3D printers, has established a dental advisory board for digital dentistry.  The advisory board is expected to develop research and content that supports the...

Researchers Invent 3D Printing Tools To Make Teddy Bears Out Of Wool

A new type of printer developed by Carnegie Mellon University and Disney Research Pittsburgh can turn wool and wool blend yarns into fabric objects that people might enjoy touching.  The device looks...

Dell To Sell MakerBot 3D Printers

Dell will offer MakerBot Replicator 3D printers and scanners to its existing portfolio of Dell Precision workstations as part of a distribution agreement. The agreement provides exclusivity by Dell; MakerBot Replicator 3D printers will be the only FDM technology sold through Dell’s small business channel in the United States.

Photoshop Gets 3D Printing Capabilities, MakerBot Integration

Adobe has unveiled 3D printing capabilities in Adobe Photoshop CC, available immediately, as part of a major update to Adobe Creative Cloud. The 3D printing capabilities integrated in Photoshop CC lets users...

MakerBot 3D Printer Driver Available On Windows 8.1

The MakerBot 3D printer will now work with Windows 8.1, with the company releasing a new driver. The MakerBot Replicator 2 Desktop 3D printer now comes with built-in support for Windows...

NASA Fires 3D-Printed Rocket Engine Piece With 20,000 Pounds Thrust

The largest 3-D printed rocket engine component NASA ever tested blazed to life during an engine firing that generated a record 20,000 pounds of thrust. The component tested during the engine firing,...

MakerBot Launches Desktop 3D Scanner

Desktop 3D printing company MakerBot has launched a desktop 3D scanner, the MakerBot Digitizer, costing $1,400. The MakerBot Digitizer takes a real-life object, scans it using a camera and two lasers, and creates a...

NASA Plans To Start Using 3D Printers In Space

NASA plans to start using a 3D printer in space. The device is expected to be sent to the International Space Station in June next year. 3D printing will provide astronauts with...

UPS Stores To Offer 3D Printing

Several UPS stores in the San Diego area will be offering 3D printing services, said the company recently. Additional locations are expected to follow suit. Michelle Van Slyke (Vice president, Marketing and small...

Staples Stocking $1299 3D Printers From June

Staples is now stocking the Cube 3D Printer from 3D Systems. This is the first 3D printer to be available in the retail market, and costs $1299.99. You will have to...

MakerBot, Autodesk To Jointly Market 3D Printing Software, Hardware

Desktop 3D printing company MakerBot and Autodesk have signed a definitive agreement to jointly market a combination of 3D design software and 3D printing hardware. The agreement will entail the resale of MakerBot...

Scan And Print 3D Objects With MakerBot

MakerBot unveiled the MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner prototype at the SXSW currently under way in Austin, Texas. The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner lets users take a physical object, scan it,...

Stratasys, KOR EcoLogic 3D Printing Biofuel Car

RedEye On Demand, a rapid prototyping and direct digital manufacturing service, and its parent company Stratasys, are collaborating with KOR EcoLogic to produce URBEE 2, a road-ready, fuel-efficient car built using...

Handheld 3D Printer Pen Retailing For $50

WobbleWorks, a robotics company started in 2001 by Peter Dilworth (alumnus of MIT’s Leg Laboratory and the MIT Media Lab) and Maxwell Bogue (graduate of Purdue University’s Computer Science Program), has built the...

3D Printing Companies Stratasys, Objet Complete Merger

3D and digital printing companies Stratasys and Objet have completed their merger. The combined company will trade on the NASDAQ stock exchange as Stratasys Ltd. ("Stratasys") under the symbol SSYS beginning...