Launzer signs deal with Warner Brothers & ITV Studios to sell 3D printed figurines

Dec.17, 2014 - Finnish 3D printing marketplace Lanzer announced that it has reached an agreement with two leading entertainment firms, Warner Brothers Consumer Products and ITV Studios Global Entertainment. More

3DLT partners with iconic Japanese character Domo-kun to launch 3D printed Domo Santa

Dec.15, 2014 - Cincinnati 3-D printing company 3DLT has signed a licensing agreement with Big Tent Entertainment to design, sell and manufacture 3D printed products based on the character Domo-kun. More

UK's Royal Mail to trial a 3D printing on-demand service throughout December

Dec.8, 2014 - From now until January, the British public will be able to purchase and print 3D files through the Royal Mail’s website and through MyMiniFactory.com as part of a trail to test the technology’s commercial potential. More

Winners of Vancouver Startup launching ConceptKicker - 2D art to 3D printed figures

Dec.1, 2014 - After winning the Google-sponsored Startup Weekend Vancouver this November, team ConceptKicker.co is now competing in the world's largest business startup competition: Global Startup Battle. More

Kids Creation Station start-up transforms your kids’ artwork into 3D printed sculptures

Nov.28, 2014 - Kids Creation Station 3D printing service now offers the opportunity to immortalize 2D draws as beautiful, detailed and meaningful 3D printed objects. More

South Korean 7-Eleven convenience store starts offering 3D printing services

Nov.28, 2014 - And yet, that is exactly what is being introduced in South Korea, where the famous chain of 7-Eleven convenience stores have opened their first 3D printing service inside a store. More

Staples to exclusively sell MakerBot Replicator 3D printers and 3D scanners

Nov.25, 2014 - MakerBot and Staples announced that MakerBot Replicator 3D Printers and Digitizer 3D Scanners are now available in 50 Staples retail stores across 18 states and online. More

Swiss postal services Die Post explores 3D printing as a new source of revenue

Nov.13, 2014 - Now, the national postal services Die Post in Switzerland has also announced a partnership with the Swiss 3D printing company my3Dworld. Die Post has opened its own 3D printing supplies web store... More

Photoshop CC now supports direct 3D printing through i.materialise

Nov.8, 2014 - Good news for people who use Adobe Photoshop to create 3D models: you can now turn your Photoshop CC (Creative Cloud) creations into real objects through i.materialise’s 3D Printing service. More

3D Hubs offers $25,000 free print credit to get students into 3D printing

Nov.7, 2014 - In its ongoing efforts to make 3D printing accessible to the masses, 3D printing community 3D Hubs has announced today that it offers $25 of free 3D print credit to students. More

Polychemy launches new platform offering personalized 3D printed jewellery

Nov.6, 2014 - Singapore-based 3D printing and design company Polychemy has just launched its new online platform allowing users to personalise Jewelry easily with the power of 3D printing. More

PetPrints 3D offers custom 3D printed models of pets to animal lovers

Nov.3, 2014 - The graphic artists at PetPrints 3D has launched a 3D printing service to create custom, full-colour 3D-printed replicas of your dog, cat, iguana, or even horse, and will do it all in time for holiday giving. More

think3D launches a 3D design store with India focused design themes

Oct.26, 2014 - think3D is a platform for all 3D printing needs in India and has just come up with a beta release for their new design store for 3D printed objects. Through the design store, think3D plans to build a huge collection... More

Fleet Hower & 3D Hubs release 3D printed customizable designer puzzles 'Lock-Nesters'

Oct.24, 2014 - Brooklyn based designer Fleet Hower and 3D Hubs partner to release 3D printed Designer Puzzles: Lock-Nesters today. The Lock-Nester collection consists of six three-dimensional jigsaw puzzles... More

Europe's largest 2D online printing company Flyeralarm unveils 3D printing services

Oct.17, 2014 - While they’ve been sticking to business cards, leaflets and office supplies in recent years, Flyeralarm, Europe’s largest player in the 2D online printing industry, will now also be moving into the 3D printing market. More

3Dee opens its 2nd 3D printing store in Budapest

Oct.13, 2014 - On Friday the 10th of October, the 3dee store opened its second store in Budapest. The 3dee store is founded by two young brothers, Marton and Gabor Klauser. More

iGo3D opening 2nd & 3rd 3D printing store in Stuttgart and Frankfurt

Oct.13, 2014 - Last Thursday (Oct.9, 2014) iGo3D, the first 3D printer store in Germany opened its first retail store for 3d printing in Stuttgart city center. The 71 square meters space is filled with 3D Printers... More

‘Space Engineers’ Game offers 3D printing service to convert players' virtual creations into real objects

Oct.9, 2014 - Developer of Space Engineers game launches “Space Engineers Prints” service that allows Space Engineers players to order full color plastic 3D models of space ships they have designed in the game. More

Singapore Post launches 3D printing service at new concept post office in Suntec City

Oct.4, 2014 - SingPost opened its eighth new concept post office at Suntec City Mall this week, giving small businesses and end-consumers the convenience and option of printing cost-effective prototypes and customised objects. More

LUXeXceL announces new 3D printing process for optics and new LUX-Opticlear Material

Oct.1, 2014 - Dutch company LUXeXceL Group today announces a few new development that will allow the company to compete with injection molding for the production of small and mid-sized series of optical components. More

New 3D Printing marketplace Rinkak business launches in Japan

Sep.27, 2014 - This week, a brand-new platform for 3D designing and printing has launched across Japan, called ‘Rinkak 3D Print Cloud for Business.’ Designed by the Japanese 3D printing company Kabuku... More

3D Printhuset announces grand opening of largest 3D printing store in Denmark

Sep.24, 2014 - 3D Printhuset (Danish for “The 3D Print House”) announced the grand opening of the largest 3D printing store in Denmark. With a floor area of almost 3,000 square feet (279 sqm) spread over two levels.. More

Bre Pettis launches Bold Machines workshop, starting with 3D printed Margo in animated film

Sep.23, 2014 - The Bold Machines is the Innovation workshop at Stratasys that partners with innovators to showcase Stratasys, MakerBot, and Solidscape 3D Printers. More

UPS to expand 3D printing services to nearly 100 stores in U.S.

Sep.23, 2014 - Following the successful launch of 3D print in six markets across the country, The UPS Store (UPS) announced plans Monday to bring in-store 3-D-printing services to nearly 100 additional locations nationwide. More

Hasbro, Disney, Walmart & 3DPlusMe team up to provide fans personalized 3D printed Marvel action figure

Sep.19, 2014 - Hasbro, Disney, Walmart, and a 3D printing company called 3DPlusMe all teamed up to launch the "Super Awesome Me", a personalized 3D printing experience that turns kids into Captain America or Iron Man. More

Microsoft updates ‘3D Builder’ app to include cloud-based 3D printing services

Sep.17, 2014 - Microsoft announced on Tuesday that its ‘3D Builder’ app will now also include a cloud function. Users who don’t have a 3D printer can now simply create their designs in Microsoft’s app. More

3DHubs raises $4.5 million to expand global 3D printers network

Sep.3, 2014 - 3DHubs, a network of 3D printers, has secured USD 4.5 million (EUR 3.7 million) in Series A led by Mark Evans, General Partner at Balderton Capital. More

Toyze partners with Pou to 3D print your favorite personalised pets

Aug.28, 2014 - Toyze, the first “app store” for 3D printed customizable game characters, announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with developers of the internationally popular mobile game app pet character, Pou. More

Taking 3D Printers to the Streets: A Print-While-You-Wait Café opens in London

Aug.25, 2014 - Here at MakersCafe, customers can not only meet fellow 3D printing enthusiasts to discuss designs or innovations, but they can also design and print their own creations. More

Hasbro begins selling fan-made 3D printed Transformers, Dragonvale, Monopoly, Scrabble next week

Aug.17, 2014 - Hasbro's partnership with Shapeways was a huge success, and now both companies were ready to add more 3D printed products to be featured on the site, including Habro brands Transformers, Monopoly etc. More

Burloak to open Canada’s first full production 3D printing centre

Aug.15, 2014 - In five years Canada will have its first full production additive manufacturing and advanced manufacturing centre. Dundas based Burloak Engineered Solutions Inc. announced that it is in the process... More

Shapeways rolling out full color plastic material for 3D printing

Aug.14, 2014 - 3D printing services company Shapeways announced that it will begin to offer 3D printing in full color plastic material. In the past, when a designer wanted to print their design in multiple colors... More

Order Infinity Blade custom 3D printed figurines directly from the game

Aug.14, 2014 - You'll now be able to create and customize 3D printed statues of your in-game characters from the popular Infinity Blade RPG series. Debuting in 2010, Infinity Blade is one of the most popular apps. More

JewelDistrict uses 3D printing and molding to make beautiful jewelry

Aug.7, 2014 - JewelDistrict, a Seoul, Korea based startup launched its 3D printing service specializing in printing precious metal jewelry. To work with JewelDistrict, you first upload your 3D model. More

SOLS Systems announces nationwide launch of custom 3D printed orthotics

Aug.6, 2014 - SOLS Systems announced today the launch of their flagship product: SOLS. The custom, corrective orthotics are one of the world's first mass applications of 3D printing. More

Find and 3D print replacement parts instantly using Smart Shape technology

Jul.30, 2014 - At the Smart America Expo, start-up Imaginestics out of West Lafayette, Indiana demonstrated the potential impact of "Smart Shape Technology (SST)" on 3D printing and local manufacturing hubs. More

Amazon launches 3D Printed Products store offering customizable fashion accessories & toys

Jul.28, 2014 - Amazon has launched today a 3D Printed Products store, a marketplace that is designed to gives customers access to 3D printed products, many that can be customized by material, size, styles. More

First 3D printing café in Europe celebrates 6 month anniversary with a showcase of custom-ers’ work

Jul.27, 2014 - “3D printing and the maker culture is now accessible for everyone, young and old, experienced or total newbie!” says Norma Barr, co-founder of DimensionAlley, Europe’s first 3D printing FabCafé. More

Hasbro teams up with Shapeways to sell 3D printed ‘My Little Pony’ fan art

Jul.21, 2014 - The Rhode Island-based multinational toy company Hasbro plans to announce on Monday a partnership with a 3D printing company, Shapeways, to sell 3D printed art inspired by its popular toy line My Little Pony. More

Japanese company offers 3D printed doll for wedding-day memories

Jul.15, 2014 - Resin processing company Morisaki Jushi co. Ltd recently launched a new service called MARIAGE POUPÉE (Marriage doll in French) which they create 3D printed bride and groom dolls that look just like them. More

Shapeit turns your favorite game characters into high-res 3D-printed figurines

Jul.12, 2014 - Vancouver, Canada based startup Shapeit has just launched a crowdfunding campaign, in which gamers can bring their favorite game characters to life as 3D-printed figurines shipped directly to their door. More

Fairphone launches 3D-printed cases with 3D Hubs

Jul.9, 2014 - The Dutch smartphone manufacturer FairPhone is going to sell 3D printed cases for its smartphones. FairPhone is the third smartphone manufacturer worldwide that uses 3D printing to fabricate its phone cases. More

3DVIX launches 3D printing marketplace, opening three print shops in Brazil

Jun.23, 2014 - Miami, Florida based Prinvix has just released the beta version of its 3D printing marketplace, 3DVIX. 3DVIX works as your “printer in the cloud”. Similar as Shapeways, it prints your 3D designs and ships them worldwide. More

Shapeways teams up with Google to inspire girls to code & 3D print bracelets

Jun.20, 2014 - Shapeways announced its collaboration with Google on its new Made with Code initiative to inspire millions of girls to code and create. The premier project of the initiative is a coding project based on Blockly. More

3D Hubs reaches 750 million people with over 5,000 3D printing locations

Jun.6, 2014 - Netherlands-based 3D Hubs has reached what they consider to be critical global mass, growing from 500 at launch time in August 2013 to over 5,000 3D Hubs locations worldwide in less than a year. More

Japanese 3D printing marketplace Rinkak receives $2 Million in Series A funding

Jun.6, 2014 - Japanese company Kabuku announced today that they have raised US$2 million in series A funding led by CyberAgent Ventures. Nissay Capital and Fuji Startup Ventures also contributed to the investment round. More

3DLT teams up with PieceMaker to offer in-­store 3D printing experience

May.21, 2014 - Covington-based 3DLT, a platform for 3D Printing As-a-Service, has announced a partnership with Pittsburgh company PieceMaker Technologies to get its 3D designs to consumers in retail stores. More

Minockio lets you 'Play and Create' 3D printed personalized cartoon figurine

May.20, 2014 - Thailand company Minockio announced it has launched a special 3D printing service: 3D printed personalized cartoon figurine and is now looking for local and regional partners. More

Joint venture RSPrint to offer customized dynamic 3D printed insoles

May.14, 2014 - Belgian 3D printing company Materialise announced today the launch of a new joint venture with RSscan International called “RSPrint Powered by Materialise.” More

Time to 3D print gold?

May.12, 2014 - Gold is the oldest known precious metal used in jewelry. With 3D printing, jewelers, designers and makers can design intricacies and geometries that are not possible through traditional mold making. More

3D Hubs and DUS Architects partner to create miniature 3D Print Canal House

May.6, 2014 - 3D Hubs, the world’s largest collaborative 3D printer network, has teamed up with DUS Architects to create a miniature version of the world's first 3D Print Canal House. More

PrintToPeer launches on Indiegogo, building API to print to all 3D printers

May.2, 2014 - Canada based PrintToPeer, a startup currently part of Vancouver accelerator GrowLab, is building software that does the automation for 3D printers. Today PrintToPeer has launched their Indiegogo campaign for their product. More

Proto Labs gets into 3D printing with $38M deal

Apr.25, 2014 - Proto Labs, Inc., announced Thursday that it has acquired FineLine Prototyping, a Raleigh, North Carolina based 3D printing services company for $38 million. More

Fabnami offers a smart 3D printing platform & web API for small businesses

Apr.25, 2014 - Offering a one-stop software solution and web API for 3D-print service providers and 3D design marketplaces, Fabnami allows anybody to start offering 3D printing service online. More

PiP Eco Spot, first 3D printing eco-store in Portugal

Apr.24, 2014 - Portuguese design and product engineering company Weproductise launches PiP Eco Spot Braga, the first 3D printing store in Portugal at the end of April. More

3D Hubs releases 3D Printing Trend Report for April 2014

Apr.17, 2014 - Collaborative 3D printer network 3D Hubs has released its April trend report today, based its data on over 4000 printers in the network and thousands of 3D print jobs. More

Korean startup launches 3D printing services and marketplace for jewelry

Apr.16, 2014 - JewelDistrict, a Seoul, Korea based startup has launched its 3D printing service specializing in printing precious metal jewelry. More

Staples testing in-store 3D printing in New York and Los Angeles

Apr.11, 2014 - Staples has launched an in-store 3D printing service in New York and Los Angeles on Thursday. Customers can walk in, play with the printers, and have Staples print out objects on-site or on-demand. More

RP Marketplace launches B2B platform for professional 3D printing

Apr.8, 2014 - RP Marketplace has officially launched to the public. Its online platform is specifically designed for businesses to source and manage professional rapid prototyping services. More

Aussie retailer to offer custom 3D printed glasses for $360

Apr.1, 2014 - Sneaking Duck, an Australian online prescription glasses fashion retailer is looking to join the crowded market with made-to-order 3D-printed frames. More

SyncFab launches Kickstarter for 3D Print community-to-creator platform

Mar.31, 2014 - Santa Monica, CA based SyncFab today announced a Kickstarter Campaign as a precursor to its planned beta release for an online community marketplace for designers, engineers and entrepreneurs. More

First 3D printing cafe in Barcelona (video)

Mar.28, 2014 - The first FabCafé in Barcelona opened on Thursday, allowing customers to print out their design on a 3D printer, while enjoying a coffee. More

ETH Zurich Spin-off Additively helps companies find best 3D printing services

Mar.18, 2014 - A team of researches and developers at ETH Zürich in Switzerland, one of Europe's leading engineering Universities, has just launched Additively.com, aiming to support companies in realizing their 3D printing projects. More

3DiTALY, first 3D printing store in Italy is opening a franchise

Mar.18, 2014 - On March 22, 2014 3d printing store 3DiTALY will open a franchise-store in Pescara. This is the second 3DiTALY store in Italy. More

Project3dprint offers 'make your own electronic gadgets in 3 easy steps' platform

Mar.17, 2014 - New Zealand based company Project3dprint has just launched a new 3d printing website which allows users to download and create useful everyday electronic gadgets and print them at home. More

A Yorktown funeral director is opening his first 3D printing store

Mar.11, 2014 - The Yorktown funeral director who opened a 3D printing business to bring joy to the community, has been blessed in return. Business for Mini 3D Me has been so successful that owner William La Pierre is opening his first 3D printing store. More

What Berlin needs to foster innovation: First 3D printing café opens its doors

Mar.7, 2014 - As Berlin's first 3D printing café, the DimensionAlley in Prenzlauerberg's Bötzowviertel offers expert service and support for 3D printing as well as great food and drinks. More

Pinla3D makes life-size 3D printed replica of yourself for $28,500

Mar.5, 2014 - While getting a mini-replica of yourself isn't entirely new, a new 3D printing shop in China is offering a 1:1 life-size replica to people who want to have a life-like portrait of themselves or loved ones. More

3D printing bikes on Taiwan's streets turn old plastic into 3D printed objects

Mar.4, 2014 - At end of last year, an evolved version of the garbage recycling bike was seen on the streets of Taipei in Taiwan. It takes PET bottles and plastic bags and turns them into fashionable 3D printed products in about half an hour. More

ProtoCow offers instant quotes for home 3D printer owners

Mar.3, 2014 - Owners of a home 3D printer are now able to make money via their own website by installing a plugin called the STL Harvester from Protocow. More

ALPrint's app gets skiers bespoke 3D-printed ski boot insoles

Feb.27, 2014 - British start-up ALPrint's app will let you create cheap, bespoke 3D printed ski boot insoles by taking cellphone photos of your feet. More

HEMA becomes first major Dutch retailer to sell 3D-printed jewelry

Feb.25, 2014 - HEMA announced on Monday that it will start selling 3D printed jewelry online. Consumers can order 3D printed necklaces and bracelets made of stainless steel, nylon and 24 carat gold. More

First 3D printing shop in Bremen aims to scan and print the whole city

Feb.18, 2014 - On November 15, 2013, Ruiken & Horn GbR opened first 3D printing shop in Bremen, Germany. The company offers affordable 3D printers, accessories and 3D printing services to the public, aiming to bring 3D printing to the community. More

Materialise acquires leading Polish prototyping center, e-Prototypy

Feb.5, 2014 - Belgian 3D printing firm Materialise announces today the acquisition of e-Prototypy, Poland’s leading provider of rapid prototypes and 3D Printing. More

Order 3D printed selfies with Bitcoins at new Dutch studio

Feb.4, 2014 - Today, 3D scan and print studio DoubleMe3d opens in Bleiswijk, The Netherlands; the studio offers 3D-selfie-related services that may be paid for using Bitcoins. More

More 3D printer store open in Netherlands 

Jan.31, 2014 -  3D printing is in the air in the Netherlands. Today the new 3D printer store Ridix opened in Rotterdam which is one of the first 3D printer stores in The Netherlands. More 

Another 3D printing intellectual property dispute

jan.22, 2014 -   Yesterday, FABULONIA Inc. announced that it has obtained a preliminary injunction in the Harju County Court in Tallinn, Estonia against Secured 3D and ITBS in a contract and copyright infringement lawsuit. More

Build & 3D print your perfect gaming mini with Hero Forge 

Jan.13, 2014 -  Hero Forge is an upcoming service that will bring a new option to the tabletop: highly customizable, detailed, 3D printed miniatures.  More 

Sculpteo to take 3D printing into mass production with Batch Control option

Jan.6, 2014 -   3D printing is great for fabricating prototypes and manufacturing individual and small lots. But Sculpteo's new Batch Control feature will help taking 3D printing into the realm of mass production. More

3D printing competition could intensify in 2014, says Canaccord

Jan.2, 2014 -   Investing strategies in the 3D printer market will "get more complex in 2014", wrote Canaccord Genuity's Bobby Burleson in a research note Monday. More

3D scanning and 3D printing draws a crowd at a Mexican mall 

Dec.29, 2013 -  Just before the holiday, 3D printing shop Ideaz3D opened a 3D scanning and 3D printing booth at a crowded mall in northern Mexico. More 

HoneyBee3D: Northern California's first 3D printing store (video) 

Dec.24, 2013 -  Husband and wife team Liza Wallach and Nick Kloski opened the first 3D printing store HoneyBee3D in the Montclair district of Oakland, Calif. in October. The shop is the first of its kind in Northern California, said Liza Wallach. More 

Asda to expand 3D printing service to 50 stores in January

Dec.23, 2013 -   Asda, a subsidiary of the American retail company Walmart and the UK's second largest chain after Tesco, is rolling out its 3D printing service to 50 stores in January. More

3D Heights: A 3D Printing Store opens in New York today

Dec.21, 2013 -   3D Heights is launching the grand opening of a retail 3D printer and 3D scanning store at 1pm in Upper Manhattan in the neighborhood of Washington Heights. More

Finnish 3D printing startup launches customized coins and key chains tool

Dec.20, 2013 -  Versoteq 3D Solutions Oy, a Finnish company focused on 3D printing and scanning is launching a browser based application for making customized products with 3D printing.  More 

Shapeways: 2013 3D Printing Year in Review Top Trends

Dec.20, 2013 -   2013 has had a measurable impact on the direction of and players in the industry. Check out below a snapshot of Shapeways' 2013 Year in Review Top Trends. More

Shapeways and KeyMe to offer custom 3D printed key copies 

Dec.17, 2013 -  Partnering with Shapeways, Digital key storage startup KeyMe today launches its new 3D key printing service. More 

Orange opens the first Bobbleshop in Paris 

Dec.17, 2013 -  Digiteyezer announces today that Orange, the #1 telecom company in France has signed an agreement with the company to open the first bobbleshop in Orange store located at 43 rue de rivoli, close to the louvre.  More 

Israel opens its first 3D printing experience store 

Dec.16, 2013 -  The team at 3D Factory announces today the official grand opening of the store. Located in the artsy and cultural NOGA neighborhood of North Jaffa, 3D Factory is a natural fit and has already generated local interest and curiosity. More 

MakerBot launches 3D print services in its NY, Boston and Greenwich stores

Dec.11, 2013 -   MakerBot is launching a 3D print service in all three MakerBot retail stores located in New York, Boston and Greenwich, Conn. More

Botspot, first 3D printing store in Berlin opens 

Dec.1, 2013 -  The first 3D printing store in Berlin has officially opened doors. Located at the Moritz Platz in Berlin -Kreuzberg, company Botspot claims to have the most comprehensive offering for 3D printing in Germany. More 

First 3D printing store in Mexico opens doors 

Nov.29, 2013 -  The first 3D printing shop in Mexico recently opened its door in Hermosillo, Sonora. More 

Printscape3D offers large scale 3D printed model of UK's landscape

Nov.28, 2013 -   3Distributed launches today Printscape 3D, a special 3D printing service that uses contemporary 3D printing technology to fabricate perfect physical replicas of 3D scanned landscape data. More

French La Poste to offer 3D printing service, starting with three offices 

Nov.26, 2013 -  La Poste, the mail service of France, announces today it 3D printing service at three offices: "Hôtel de Ville" in Boulogne-Billancourt, "Bonne Nouvelle" and "La Boétie" in Paris. More 

FabZat reveals in-game customization & 3D printing services

Nov.25, 2013 -   French startup FabZat reveals its video games monetization service based on 3D printing. More

ArcanEngine to let you build & 3D print one-of-a-kind tabletop miniatures 

Nov.15, 2013 -  Canadian company ArcanEngine is developing a platform that you can build a miniature exactly as you want and then get it 3D printed.  More 

Largest Germany telecom company launches online 3D printing store 

Nov.11, 2013 -  Deutsche Telekom launches an online platform 'Fabplace' that allows users to create customized mobile phone cases and order directly from the site.  More 

Create 3D printed phone cases with 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2' characters 

Nov.10, 2013 -  3D Systems announced today that it has entered a multi-year licensing deal with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to create customized mobile phone cases based on Sony's hit comedy 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2'. More 

Open source 3D printers challenge giants Stratasys and 3D Systems 

Nov.6, 2013 -  3D Hubs, a collaborative production platform for 3D printer owners and 3D makers, released today the November edition of their Industry Trend Report on 3D printing.  More 

McDonalds considers in-store 3D printing for Happy Meal toys 

Nov.6, 2013 -  McDonalds is considering having 3D printers installed in its stores to create pocket-sized plastics toys for its famous Happy Meals. More 

3D Printing Firm Materialise may be considering an IPO in the US

Nov.6, 2013 -   Belgian 3D printing firm, Materialise, is considering plans to IPO, Financial news reported. More

Museofabber to provide all schools access to 3D printable museum collections

Nov.5, 2013 -   Museotechniki ltd, is a European start-up company based in Athens (Greece), with the vision to merge cultural asset management with emerging technologies like 3D printing. More

Piq Chocolates crowdfunding custom chocolates 3D printing service 

Nov.4, 2013 -  An Austin startup 'Piq Chocolates', founded by MIT engineer Levi Lalla and Donovan Crowley, want to let everyone to become a chocolate artist. More 

Shapeways & Neiman Marcus partnered to offer 3D printed holiday collection

Oct.31, 2013 -   Neiman Marcus has teamed up with 3D printing company Shapeways to offer a limited edition collection with beautiful metal finishes. More

Customize and 3D print your own spaceships from Ender's Game 

Oct.29, 2013 -  There is an exciting news for fans of Ender's Game. Ender's Game is offering fans of all ages prop replicas created by a 3D printer.  More 

Protocow offers instant price quotation for 3D printing companies 

Oct.28, 2013 -  Dutch startup Protocow launches today an e-commerce platform for 3D printing services. This platform enables small 3D printing services to offer their website visitors online quotes and order fulfillment.  More 

New 3D cloud funding service turns your 2D sketches into reality with 3D printing 

Oct.28, 2013 -  Japanese company Emotional Brains,Inc. launches a crowd-funding platform Okuyuki, a unique 3D cloud funding services for creating 3D printed character figures and helping designers bring idea and design to their fans. More 

3D Remind turns children's drawings into 3D printed sculptures 

Oct.26, 2013 -  And now Osaka company 3D Remind has started offering a 3D printing service called Rakukuri, which will bring children's imaginations to life using 3D printing.  More 

3DMe Horror 3D Printed figurines turns everyone into zombies 

Oct.25, 2013 -  Now you can skip shopping for the ultimate Halloween costume - 3DMe from Cubify offers 3DMe Horror Personalized 3D Printed Figurines so that everyone could have a face for horror. More 

Vienna gets its first 3D printing store

Oct.20, 2013 -   The 3dee store opened its doors to business in Vienna, Austria on the 7th of October. The shop is the first of its kind in the city, putting the area on the cutting edge of technology. More

UPS explains its in-store 3D printing services (video)

Oct.19, 2013 -   But how exactly can 3D printing help out a small business? Fox Business reporter visited the UPS Store in New York and spoke with UPS small business technology leader Daniel Remba, who showed him how it works. More

Shenzhen Sunshine and Materialise collaborate to develop 3D printed race car

Oct.17, 2013 -   Shenzhen Sunshine Laser and Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. in China has signed an agreement with 3D printing company Materialise to develop 3D printed race cars. More

Asda is first UK supermarket to create 3D printed 'mini me' figures 

Oct.9, 2013 -  Next time when you do shopping in Supermarket chain Asda you could get yourself 3D scanned and pick up 3D-printed miniature variation of yourself as part of shoppers' next weekly shop. More 

3D Hubs sharing 3D printing trends on how 1,100+ 3D printers are being used

Oct.3, 2013 -   3D Hubs, an Amsterdam-based startup which currently boasts the largest network for 3D Printers, shares publicly today a report on 3D printing trends - how 3D printing is being used and which 3D printers, materials and colors are most popular. More

Shapeways partners with MAD to provide interactive 3D printing experiences 

Oct.1, 2013 -  3D printing company Shapeways is partnering with MAD and will host an educational and interactive space on the Museum's second floor where visitors will be able to experience 3D design and printing firsthand. More 

First 3D printing factory in the Netherlands set to open in October

Sep.26, 2013 -   Dutch start-up Additive Industries has the ambition to bring industrial additive manufacturing/3D printing for selected high tech markets from lab to fab. Next Month the first 3D printing factory in the Netherlands will open in Eindhoven. More

Set up your own 3D printing store on your own domain with Kraftwürx 

Sep.21, 2013 -  Houston-based 3D Printing Company Kraftwurx unveiled today their Digital Factory program which allows anyone to start a 3D printing-based business on their own domain and sell their design without significant investment. More 

French company launches first 3D print shop franchise - Bobbleshop

Sep.19, 2013 -   Digiteyezer announces today the launch of the first 3D print shop franchise in the world: The Bobbleshop. Digiteyezer is a French company specialized in developing 3D scanning applications for the consumer markets. More

Staples starts 3D printing service online

Sep.16, 2013 -   Office supply chain Staples officially opened its 3D printing service in the Netherlands on Monday (Sep.16). Users can upload their 3D designs, get them 3D printed at Staples using full color Iris 3D printers from MCOR Technologies. More

iGo3D, The first 3D printer store in Germany Grand Opening

Sep.10, 2013 -   Last Saturday, the first 3D print store in Germany 'iGo3D' was opened in Oldenburg. 50 invited guests were able to witness the opening ceremony in the City Center Oldenburg. More

FabSecure, secure 3D streaming for 3D printers goes live

Sep.3, 2013 -   Fabulonia is the inventor of patent-pending secure 3D streaming technology "FabSecure" that encrypts and stores your data with a method that makes the files inaccessible to outsiders. More

Kraftwurx receives patent for 'Made-to-order direct digital manufacturing enterprise' 

Aug.28, 2013 -  Kraftwurx received a patent award for "Made-to-order direct digital manufacturing enterprise" on Aug.20, 2013. According to the abstract released by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office... More 

3D Hubs received seed funding and will go global 

Aug.28, 2013 -  3D Hubs also announced that it received an undisclosed amount of seed funding in a round led by Balderton Capital and will now go global. More 

Germany's first 3D Printer Store to open in September

Aug.20, 2013 -   3D Printer Shop iGo3D in Germany announced that first specialised local store for 3D printing will have its grand opening in Oldenburg on 7th of September. More

Turkey's First 3D Printer Store to open in Istanbul 

Aug.1, 2013 -  Turkey's first 3D printer store, 3Dörtgen, is set to open on September 3. The store was founded by Furkan Bakir, who's family firm runs construction and automobile businesses in the area. More 

UPS Store to offer 3D printing service, beginning in San Diego 

Aug.1, 2013 -  The UPS Store announced Wednesday it is the first nationwide retailer to test 3D printing services in-store. Select UPS Store locations will be offering the services to start-ups. More 

Shapeways introducing bling-bling Gold Plated Brass 

Jul.24, 2013 -  Shapeways has launched a new material - Gold Plated Brass. Gold Plated Brass is a rich, highly polished material that's perfect for jewelry and precious objects. More 

iMakr to Launch First Pop-up-Store At Selfridges, London

Jul.24, 2013 -   iMakr is planning to open its First Pop-up-Store, from October 24th to the very end of 2013, at Selfridges, London. More

Get your 3D treatment and 3D printed figurine at Siggraph 2013

Jul.19, 2013 -   Digiteyezer teamed up with DYE PaintBall, PCB Game and Sculpteo at Siggraph 2013 to provide paintball gamers with the immersion of themselves in a 3D paintball video game, and a 3D printed figurine. More

SupplyBetter releases profiles of 100+ US 3D printing suppliers 

Jul.15, 2013 -  SupplyBetter announced today that they are making public a database of 100+ US 3D printing suppliers, with profiles and tags for what services they perform. More 

Chicago library shows off 3D printers, offering free access to anyone with a library card

Jul.13, 2013 -   Starting this week, everyone in Chicago can get access to a variety of software and equipment with a library card. More

eBay releases Exact iOS app, lets you buy customized 3D-printed products

Jul.12, 2013 -   eBay announced today a new iOS app called eBay Exact that lets users buy customizable 3D-printed merchandise from three leading 3D printing companies. More

Large Japanese sites launch 3D printing service, with free domestic shipping 

Jul.4, 2013 -  Japanese companies, DMM.com, Team Lab and Nomad announced today the launch of 3D printing service, called "DMM 3D printing". The service starts today and dmm.com is reponsible for the whole operation. More 

Admatec aims to become market leader for 3D printing ceramics

Jun.25, 2013 -   Admatec invests in Lithoz's Cerfab 7500. By combining with Admaflex technology, Admatec is looking to become market leader for 3D printing ceramics. More

Japanese Company to launch 3D printing marketplace "rinkak"

Jun.24, 2013 -   Japanese company Kabuku released "rinkak" last week, an online marketplace that allows anyone to easily sell 3D printed products through its network. More

Layer By Layer launches marketplace for 3D prints, not files

Jun.24, 2013 -   California-based 3D printing technology company Layer By Layer today announced a new type of marketplace for the buying, selling, and sharing of 3D printable products. More

Chicago Public Library to open free Maker Space

Jun.21, 2013 -   Chicagoans will soon have free access to 3D printers and other digital tools. The Chicago Public Library (CPL) is opening CPL Innovation Lab, the city's first free "maker space". More

Tesco may add 3D printing as an in-store service

Jun.19, 2013 -   At Tesco HQ teams of technology experts are testing a 3D printer to look at how it might change the way stores work. Tesco is exploring ways to add 3D printing as an in-store service. More

Future of fashion? Make your own Jimmy Choo style shoes on a 3D printer

Jun.15, 2013 -   If you have a 3D printer, you can print out your own Jimmy Choo style shoes. British Daily Mail Reporter Lydia Slater designed her own high heels shoes. More

An interview with Shapeways in the Netherlands 

Jun.12, 2013 -  Andrew visited Shapeways in Eindhoven, Netherlands and got an inside look at how Shapeways functions from receiving and processing customer models to post-processing and shipping. More 

3D Hubs Antwerp is open, building largest 3D printing network in Belgium

May.31, 2013 -  This week 3D Hubs celebrated the opening of its second city: Antwerp in Belgium. More 

Design your own 3D-printed ring with Shapeways' new app 

May.29, 2013 -  3D-printing company Shapeways announced a new Custom Ring Creator app that allows anyone to create their own 3D-printed rings in minutes. More 

Design your own 3D printable jewelry on Suuz 

May.28, 2013 -  With a handy tool and the new 3D printing technology, Suuz.com in Delft, the Nederlands wants to allow anyone to design and wear personalized jewelry and accessories. More 

Petfig transforms photo of your pet into 3D sculptures

May.27, 2013 -   Together with his partner Roman, a 3D designer from Ukraine Kakumrua are planning to launch a new Petfig service, a simple way to make Pet figure using 3D printing. More

Sharing your designs with anyone using Teleport It 3D

May.13, 2013 -   Layer By Layer has announced the launch of "Teleport It 3D", a new online file-sharing platform that lets users "teleport" ready-to-print 3D designs to anyone with a personal 3D printer. More

French office supplies retailer launches 3D printing service to public

May.6, 2013 -   French office supplies retailer Top Office, a branch of the Mulliez Family's retailing empire in France, has launches its first 3D printing service to the public. More

£220 3D printing filament extruder launched on Kickstarter 

May.2, 2013 -  UK maker Edward Clifford have been developing a low cost plastic extrusion system for many months now, and now he is in his final stages before completing a production unit.  More 

Library raising funds for life-size Hulk statue and 3D printer 

May.2, 2013 -  The Northlake Public Library in Illinois launches an IndieGoGo campaign hoping to raise fund for getting a 9-foot-tall Incredible Hulk statue and a 3D printer.  More 

3DLT partners with makexyz for 3D printing services

Apr.30, 2013 -  3DLT, a 3D printing template marketplace announced its partnership with makexyz to enable its customers to 3D print the designs they purchase. More 

Staples opens first 3D Experience Centre in Netherlands

Apr.26, 2013 -   Staples, the office chain megastore has just opened its first 3D Experience Centre in the Netherlands. More

Additer: a new marketplace for digital manufacturing services 

Apr.25, 2013 -  Melbourne, Australia based family owned start-up Additer has just announced the launch of their website additer.com, a marketplace for digital manufacturing services.  More 

Shapeways Raises $30M C Round, Led By Andreessen Horowitz 

Apr.23, 2013 -  3D printing service Shapeways today announced a $30 million Series C round of financing, led by Andreessen Horowitz.More 

Rapid Manufactory: First 3D printing shop in Middle East

Apr.22, 2013 -   Last month the Middle East's first 3D printing shop was opened in Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighborhood. More

Chicago's first 3D printing store to open next Monday

Apr.18, 2013 -   Founded by Chicago native Julie Friedman Steele and Mike Mocheri, the store, named as "The 3D Printer Experience," will be the only retail and interactive store of its kind in Chicago. More

3D Hubs is building a large production network of 3D printers 

Apr.9, 2013 -  Dutch startup 3D Hubs is building a production network of people who have a 3D printer, and who wish to use their 3D printer to make parts for others.  More 

3D Systems Launches 3DMe figurines on Cubify

Apr.4, 2013 -   3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today the launch of 3DMe™, customizable full color 3D printed figurines featuring your photo-realistic head atop costumed superheroes... More

Miproto turns your idea into a 3D printed model 

Apr.4, 2013 -  Miproto is a web based product design, development and prototyping platform. The concept is based around making product design more accessible to the people with ideas. More 

Sony launched 3D photo booth at ACE 2013

Apri.1, 2013 -   At Anime Contents Expo 2013 (ACE 2013) on March 30th and 31st, visitors could order a 3D printed miniature figurines of themselves at Sony Music Communications booth. More

RobotShop announces 3D printing service for robotic parts 

Mar.28, 2013 -  RobotShop.com, the world's leading robot store announces today a new service allowing their customers to upload their design and have their objects 3D printed. More 

Customize your own parts through a single model on Parametric Parts

Mar.22, 2013 -   Parametric Parts is a web-based platform that allows consumers to customize, download, and print models, and allows designers to create models with a fluent API called CadQuery and make profit with it. More

Become your own 3D printed jewel with the 3D Kissing Booth

Mar.13, 2013 -   In brief, this event featured live 3D printing and scanning, with all attendees being given the opportunity to purchase a 3D printed miniature of themselves afterwards. More

Luxury at reach with Shapeways' addition of Premium Silver 

Mar.11, 2013 -  Shapeways, a Dutch 3D printing service company, has just introduced Premium Silver to its Sterling Silver 3D printing line, which already included Silver and Silver Glossy finishes. More 

3D printing company to offer next-day service 

Mar.8, 2013 -  Austin-based 3D printing company Solid Prototype is now offering next-day service, so anyone can get their 3D creations within a single day. More 

Shapeways launches new API for better 3D printing apps 

Mar.7, 2013 -  3D printing company Shapeways officially launched its 3D Printing API earlier today, hoping to make it easy for developers. More 

Rethinking the shapes of objects is the key to 3D printing revolution 

Mar.6, 2013 -  In January Belgium-based company Materialise showcased a foldable chair which is printed in one piece and made with the hinges already joined together. More 

Dreambox: 3D printing vending machine near you 

Mar.6, 2013 -  A Dreambox is a 3D printing vending machine. It is easy to use and features same-day printing, 24/7 on-site pickup. More 

Turn your 'Let's Create! Pottery' creations into real 3D printed models 

Mar.3, 2013 -  French 3D printing service provider Sculpteo has partnered with Polish game developer Infinite Dreams to transform users' digital pottery creation into real 3D object. More 

Sharing 3D printers throughout DIY groups 

Feb.28, 2013 -  Startup thinkklip comes up with a new idea: "3D printing + Co-ownership." So instead of buying your own 3D printer, you join 3D printing groups. More 

FABULONIA: 3D printing marketplaces with copyright solution 

Feb.20, 2013 -  FABULONIA is a 3D marketplaces and services where original design rights holder can open and run online stores, offering customization and sales of 3D originals.  More 

Pick up books and a 3D copy of your design at Dalhousie Libraries 

Feb.16, 2013 -  3D printing is now available at Dalhousie Libraries. This project, providing 3D printing service to patrons at a low cost, is the fist of its kind at Dalhousie University. More 

Trinckle 3D printing service and marketplace beta launch 

Feb.6, 2013 -  Berlin based Trinckle 3D launches their Trinckle beta online, a new 3D printing marketplace for sharing your 3D designs. More 

First 3d Printing Store in Colorado 

Jan.26, 2013 -  Colorado's first 3D printing store was opened in December 2013 in Denver. More 

China's first 3D Printing Experience Pavilion opened in Beijing 

Jan.17, 2013 -  China's first 3D Printing Experience Pavilion is officially opened on Jan 15th in Beijing DRC Industrial Design and Cultural Industry Base. More 

Leaders of the 3D printing revolution - Shapeways (video) 

Jan.15, 2013 -  The Creators Project is a global celebration of art and technology. Founded by a partnership between Intel and VICE, The Creators Project supports visionary artists.. More 

3D scanning and 3D printing let the blind "see" their unborn child 

Jan.13, 2013 -  Called Human 3D Technology by its Brazilian inventors, the scanning technique was originally developed for educational purposes and as a tool for medical practitioners. More 

Inside Materialise's Headquarters

Jan.13, 2013 -   As one of leading additive manufacturing (also known as 3D Printing) service company, Materialise is helping bring great ideas to life with the newest technology. More

First Dutch 3D printing shop just opened in Haarlem (video) 

Jan.9, 2013 -  The first 3D printing shop of the Netherlands has opened its doors in Haarlem."You can bring your own design, and you can also make a customized product." say owner Hanneke van Pampus. More 

The early life of Draft Print 3D

by Andre Tiemann | Jan.7, 2013 -   This is where Draft Print 3D come in. After building two RepRap Prusa Mendels with a friend, it became clear to me that the hobbyist market had matured into something valuable. More

UC Irvine's RapidTech offers low-cost 3D printing service for businesses

Jan.3, 2013 -   The nonprofit RapidTech at UC Irvine offers low-cost, cutting-edge 3D printing service for businesses needing to quickly design and refine prototypes. More

FabGate: 3D printing service marketplace 

Dec.27, 2012 -  When 3D printing might not be available in all homes yet, Berlin-based Fab-Gate launched its beta-version marketplace for 3D printing services.  More 

Business model innovation: Alphacam offers online 3D printing service 

Dec.17, 2012 -  3D printing brings many opportunities and promises in so many fields that the whole world is about to change in the next few years. Many companies will have to rethink their business models. More 

Bring Second Life jewellery into real world with 3D printing

Dec.14, 2012 -   Maxi Gossamer, an SL artisan who recently discovered 3D printing brought her second life (virtual) jewelry to real life, via Shapeways. More

France gets its first 3D print shop: Protoshop 

Dec.13, 2012 -  Opened by MULTISTATION, a france-based industrial equipments distributor, this 3D print shop PROTOSHOP is located near Montparnasse station in downtown Paris.  More 

French 3D printing start-up Sculpteo raises $2.5M funds

Dec.12, 2012 -   French 3D printing service company Sculpteo announces that it has raised $2.5M funds from XAnge Private Equity and business angels. More

Inside the world largest 3D printing factory (video)

Dec.11, 2012 -   Steven Blair Strati, a broker at Cushman & Wakefield who represented Shapeways in both leases, said Shapeways signed a 10-years contract and successfully negotiated rents of about $15 per square foot. More

First 3D print shop opens in Netherlands

Dec.10, 2012 -   Netherlands gets its first 3D print shop. Opened by Hanneke van Pampus and Norman van Beek, this 3D print shop is located in Koningstreet in Haarlem. More

Mcor Technologies launches 3D printing service "Staples Easy 3D" 

Nov.29, 2012 -  In a giant step toward the reality of 3D printing for all, Mcor Technologies Ltd has struck a deal with Staples Printing Systems Division to launch a new 3D printing service called "Staples Easy 3D," online via the Staples Office Centre.  More 

Figulo seeks funding to expand and develop ceramics 3D printing  

Nov.14, 2012 -  Figulo, a manufacturer of custom designed ceramics made using advanced materials and 3D printing technology is selected as one of 92 finalists in VoltCrowd $50K crowd funding campaign. More 

Brikstarter helps bring your ideas to Kickstarter  

Oct.31, 2012 -  Nick Allen started the company 3D Print UK in 2011 with the aim to open the UK 3D printing market to the consumer. Together with designer Rob, mobile developer Alasdair, and Vibol, a New Zealander video editor.. More 

Digital Reality launches new tool for real time quotes

Oct.19, 2012 -   Digital Reality, parent company of 3D printing service Kraftwurx is releasing a new Pro-Quote tool as part of digital factory. More

Shapeways opens largest 3D printing factory in the world 

Oct.19, 2012 -  Shapeways, the 3-D printing company based in New York, announced their plans to bring manufacturing back to New York City with their "Factory of the Future," a new 3D Printing facility being built in Long Island City. More 

Hyphen - the first prototyping and testing services in Canada

Oct.17, 2012 -   Christie Digital Systems Canada Inc. a visual technology company announced the launch of a new prototyping and environmental testing services - Hyphen. More

Shapeways brand film highlights extraordinary 3D printing & surrounding creative community

Sep.6, 2012 -   Harvest Films' new director Stephan Malik turned his keen eye and talent to the extraordinary realm of 3D printing in a film for Shapeways. The film is a look into the Shapeways vision, community and 3D printing magic. More

Grand opening of first 3D print & printer store in Switzerland

Aug.24, 2012 -   3D-Model.ch starts the first walk-in-store for 3d printer sales and digital production services in the center of Zurich's creative district, right next to Langstrasse. More

Will Amazon embrace 3D printing? 

Aug.18, 2012 -  Known for being an e-commerce giant, Amazon not only sell almost everything online, but Amazon has also become a major player in cloud computing. Amazon Web Services (AWS) powers hundreds of thousands of companies, even NASA uses Amazon's cloud computing in Mars landing mission. More 

Amazing "Lady Mechanika" 3d print 

Aug.16, 2012 -  Lady Mechanika is the newest creator-owned comic book series by Joe Benitez. Guys at PD Models in UK have posted an 8 inch 3D print of lady machanika painted with bronze finish. More 

Mak3D - First High Street 3D print shop 

Aug.10, 2012 -  World's first High Street 3D print shop will be opened in late August 2012, announced Mak3D, a british startup providing a 3D print workspace for designers, digital sculptors and makers.More 

Morris Technologies setting up an instrumentation lab 

Aug.8, 2012 -  Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, Morris Technologies (MTI) has become one of the leaders in US in additive-metal manufacturing since 1994. MIT now runs 20 direct metal laser sintering machines from EOS and a complete CNC machine shop at their facility. More 

Coming soon: Fabalu 3D printing marketplace

Jul.16, 2012 -  Fabalu is a German marketplace for printing 3D models. It provides a platform connecting designers with 3D printing service companies. The website's revenue comes from a monthly fee + 3~5% for each customer paid by 3D printing service providers. More 

Moddler produces amazingly detailed objects with an Objet Eden 3D printer 

Jul.10, 2012 -  San Francisco based Moddler is a 3D printing company providing high level of surface detail printing service for architects, movie industry and artists etc. More 

Personalized production for the mass market with Shapeways

Jun.26, 2012 -   GigaOM recently interviewed Peter Weijmarshausen, CEO of Shapeways, after their announcement of $6.2 million new round funding and more than one million objects being 3D printed. More

3D printing in bronze now available at i.materialise 

Jun.22, 2012 -  At i.materialise this June is Metal Month. Last week they announced the possibility to gold plate your stainless steel designs and 10% discount for the whole month, again this week they have added bronze as a new 3D metal printing material. More 

Shapeways raises $6.2M round led by New York's Lux Capital 

Jun.19, 2012 -  Shapeways annouced today it has raised a $6.2 million financing round led by Lux Capital, a New York venture capital firm. Lux is joining previous investors Union Square Ventures and Index Ventures, which contributed $11.1 million to Shapeways in 2010 and 2011.  More 

DreamVendor - an interactive 3D printing station in Virginia Tech 

May.15, 2012 -  This is an 3D printing vending machine in Department of Mechanical Engineering at Virginia Tech. Students can use it to 3D-print prototypes for their projects. It works like any vending machines in the streets. More 

Christopher Barnatt's online 3D printing experiment with i.Materialise

Apr.28, 2012 -   Professional futurist Christopher Barnatt tried his own online 3D printing experiment. He uses the i.Materialize online service to 3D print a metal model. More

First retail 3D printing in postal service 

Mar.14, 2012 -  This BFB 3000 twin head 3D printer stands in the back corner of Diane's Mailroom store in Buckley, US. Diane's Mailroom provides packing, shipping, mailing and business services in the area and now they have added 3D printing services as one of the first examples of a retail 3D printing.  More 

3D view Cardinal de Richelieu using Sculpteo 3D Viewer

Feb.19, 2012 -   Sculpteo user Paul Marx is a big fan of Sculpteo interface. Sculpteo is a young French company providing a service by producing made-to-order models for designers and researchers. More

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the pocket factory Factory on the road - a Prius, two designers and four 3D printers

Jan.27, 2012 -  Often we hear people asking "what can those cheap 3D printers make?" Or "is it just an expensive toy for hobbyist and makers?" These are the questions that the Pocket Factory project would like to answer. More

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Unboxing 3D printed Minecraft objects Unboxing 3D printed Minecraft objects

Jan.27, 2012 -  MauricioVives exported Minecraft structures with Mineways and uploaded to Shapeways. He just received packages from Shapeways and showed in the video the unboxing process. More

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Konica Minolta 3D Scanning Labs launches 3D printing service 

Jan.17, 2012 -  Konica Minolta 3D Scanning Labs announced that it will offer new 3D printing service with 3D Systems' Projet™ HD 3000 3D Production System.  More 

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mineways_minecraft_shapewaysMineways makes Minecraft world objects 3D printing-ready 

Dec.30, 2011 -  How many of you are crazy about playing Minecraft? Have you ever thought of bringing a structure in Minecraft to life? Eric Haines from Autodesk made something for you. More 

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Nu.nl interviews with Shapeways' CEO Peter Weijmarshausen 

Dec.29, 2011 -  Nu.nl, the biggest dutch news website interviewed recently with Peter Weijmarshausen, CEO of Shapeways about entrepreneurs and innovative trends. More 

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Tukwila-based Andrews Space Awarded $250 million Air Force contract 

Dec.6, 2011 -  Tukwila-based Andrews Space, which develops commercial space systems, has been awarded an eight-year contract with an upper limit of $250 million to fund ground and flight experiments and demonstrations in support of the Air Force's proposed Reusable Booster System. More 

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Marubeni Launches Business Accelerator: 3D Printing Service 

Nov.28, 2011 - Marubeni Information Systems Co Ltd (MSYS) has launched 3D printing service on Nov 25, 2011. MSYS has the expereience of providing manufacturing solutions, which include 3D printers, digitizers, and CAM for machine-based design and manufacturing systems. More 

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kraftwurx 3d printing serviceKraftwurx, more than just a 3D printing service 

Nov.25, 2011 -  Chris Norman, CEO of Digital Reality, started working on Kraftwurx in 2004. After years development, they are back to track and totally ready for bureaus, designers, artists and consumers. More 

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Shapeways Raised Another 5.1 Million Investment    Nov.18, 2011

Philips spinoff Shapeways has acquired an investment of $ 5.1 million. More 

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MiniatureMoments 3D Print The Memory Of Your Photo   Nov.16, 2011

A UK startup called MiniatureMoments has created a new concept for 3D printing service: allows you to turn a photo into an object using software and a 3D printer. More 

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Oct.26, 2011

My Robot Nation is Launched - 3D Creation for Everyone 

MyRobotNation.com is online yesterday. Anyone can create their own unique robot online and My Robot Nation will deliver it to the door. More 

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Oct.20, 2011

Rapid Prototyping Now Accessible to North Texas Innovators   

Small businesses and innovators in Dallas / Fort Worth will now have a local source for high resolution 3D printing with the introduction of PartSnap. More 

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Oct.18, 2011

Print Your Face as Real     Oct.18, 2011

Do you wish to have a copy of your face? Now it is possible, thanks for REAL-f. Japanese company REAL-f developed 3D modeling pictures technology to make "real mask". More 

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