Thu.Dec 07, 2017

The Inflection Point for Cloud

3D Perspectives

The following is an editorial by Monica Menghini , our Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, from the new issue of Compass magazine: The Cloud Imperative in the Age of Experience. If you still think of the cloud as an IT subject, you’re missing the point. The inflection point.

Valve Visionaries: A Talk With Bilal Khan, Master of the Miniature Den

Shapeways Blog

Bringing you the best of our community is our raison d’etre here at Shapeways Magazine. And with the new Shapeways + Valve partnership , we’ve had the pleasure of interviewing some creators with a love of both video games and 3D printing (obviously, two of our favorite things).

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MakeX Works’ 3D printing backpack for MIGO lets you walk and print

3D Printing Industry

3D printer manufacturer MakeX has launched the world’s first commercial backpack for 3D printing on the go. Designed to hold a MIGO desktop FDM 3D printer, this new accessory allows anybody to seamlessly pack, unpack and even move their machine around while it is in the process of 3D printing. It brings a whole new […]. 3D Printers fdm 3d printing Kickstarter makex MIGO MIGO L Xmaker

Long Range Hoverboards with Great Battery Life

3D Printing Hub

Hoverboards are amazingly fun. Whether indoors or outdoors, the modern hoverboards available in the market today are built for long and smooth rides.

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Clariant Launches 3D Printing Business to Provide Solutions for the Fast-Changing Additive Manufacturing Market

Additive Manufacturing

Customized & professional 3D printer filaments with unique color options & features for the Additive Manufacturing market. Containing high quality Clariant additives, pigments and masterbatches. All materials are provided ready-to-print.

Aurora Labs to certify metal 3D printed parts with DNV GL

3D Printing Industry

In a new, non-binding agreement, global quality assurance and risk management company DNV GL will develop a certification framework for metal parts made on Aurora Labs (ASX:A3D) 3D printers. The system will ensure that all items made by the Australian company’s machines meet global manufacturing requirements, and are fit for purpose in oil & gas, power and […].

NAFTA renegotiation must be to strengthen US…

Design 2 Part News

“NAFTA renegotiation must be to strengthen US manufacturing competitiveness” By Steve Handschuh and Cody Lusk, The Hill. Some might assume that, from an automotive industry perspective, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a “Michigan automaker issue.” But in fact, the positive impacts of NAFTA in the automotive industry touch every state — and just about every neighborhood — in the U.S.

European Parliament considers 3D printing IP and civil liability

3D Printing Industry

The relationship between 3D printing, copyright, and the protection of intellectual property has experienced some strain due to its necessarily digital nature. Readers may remember a debacle surrounding the unauthorized sale of 3D printed designs by Louise Driggers (aka Loubie) – an issue that was quickly cleared up thanks to the online community. In a landmark […].

Open Source Biolab Uses 3D Bioprinting Platform to Fabricate Complex Earlobe Vasculature

3D printing technology has made a big impact in the medical field, in more ways than one, including bioprinting and biofabrication. The Institute for Development of Advanced Applied Systems, or. View the entire article via our website.

3D printing news Sliced, AMUG, Arcam, Robo 3D, Ultimaker, Formlabs and UnionTech

3D Printing Industry

This edition of 3D printing news Sliced features stories from Formlabs, Ultimaker, Paragon Rapid Technologies, Royal DSM, AmorePacific, Robo 3D, Arcam, Materialise, IOP, Victrex, Reflow, OmniDynamics AMUG, JustPrint3D, Suzhou Chuzhibao Internet of Things, National University of Cordoba, BIOLIFE4D, Tonkin Liu, PearlGreen and Arup. New products from Ultimaker, Formlabs and UnionTech 3D printing company Ultimaker has launched two […].

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3D Printing to Be Revolutionized by Colloidal Self-Assembly

Play is often referred to as the ‘work’ of children, and sometimes those interests overlap into the research of adult scientists too, gleaning inspiration from popular building blocks and materials. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printing and colloidal fusion 3d printing research New York University Department of Chemistry School of Chemical Engineering at Sungkyunkwan University

UCalgary takes 3D printing “From Colon to Colony”

3D Printing Industry

Space is the ultimate test of survival. With few resources beyond Moon dust and regolith, astronauts must prepare all the necessary kit for month long expeditions ahead of time, and recycle as much waste as possible. One well known fact of recycling aboard the International Space Station (ISS) is that there is a system that […]. Materials Alina Kunitskaya bacteria bioplastic bioplastics colonel chris hadfield e.

Barilla and Desall Announce Winners of Second 3D Printed Pasta Competition

As a lover of Italian food, I can’t think of many things better than pasta…except for 3D printed pasta, of course. Well-known Italian food company Barilla has been busy developing its own. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d design challenge 3d design competion 3d design contest 3D food design 3d food printing 3d printed food 3d printed pasta 3d printed pasta contest 3d printing food Barilla Desall pasta Smart Pasta Competition

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with OR Laser

3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading practitioners will be published. This article is part of a series examining Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production. Eric Herrmann is the Online-Marketing-Manager at O.R. Lasertechnologie […].

MIGO Can 3D Print on the Go with Unique Backpack

3D printer manufacturer MakeX has already enjoyed Kickstarter success for its previous 3D printer crowdfunding campaigns – the first in 2014 for its M-One DLP 3D printer, and the second last. View the entire article via our website.

Introducing DFAM Curriculum

Studio Fathom

FATHOM Promotes Greater Adoption of 3D Printing Through Design For Additive Manufacturing (DFAM) Training—Advanced Manufacturer’s Privately Hosted Curriculum Is Now Available To The Public As A Full-Day Program For Immediate … Read More.

Aurora Labs Signs Agreement with DNV GL to Certify Metal 3D Printed Parts

Australian startup Aurora Labs specializes in developing 3D metal printers, powders, digital parts, and associated intellectual property (IP). The company is doing very well for itself – it became. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d printing powder aurora labs certifications DNV GL industry certifications non-binding term sheet oil and gas partnership standard

The Ridiculously Portable Migo 3D Printer


The custom-designed backpack for the truly portable Migo 3D printer. MakeX is taking. Read the whole entry. » » hardware

Medical and Dental 3D Printing Expertise to Highlight Upcoming Additive Manufacturing Strategies Summit

No one in the entire world has been unaffected by a medical or dental issue at some point in their lives, however minor or serious. The medical and dental industries are ones that impact. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printing conference 3d printing in medicine Additive Manufacturing Strategies dental 3d printing medical 3d printing SmarTech Markets Publishing

Trinckle Discovers a Wealth of 3D Printing Business Cases


A 3D printed copper inductor. When you look deeply, you find things. We’ve been. Read the whole entry. » » software

3D Printing Brings Modena Cathedral to Fingertips of Visually Impaired

3D printing has proved time and again to be an excellent resource for sharing visual material with people who cannot see it. Printing 3D versions of paintings, providing sculptural versions of. View the entire article via our website.

Changes at the Top in Two 3D Printing Companies Will Spur New Ventures


Changes at Arcam and BASF. There’s been announcements of executive changes at a couple. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

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Startup Looks to 3D Printing to Make Taller, More Effective Wind Turbines

The average height of wind turbines in the United States is about 80 meters. The taller a wind turbine is, the more valuable and productive it is, as taller turbines can capture faster winds aloft. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed wind turbine National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL RCAM Technologies sustainable energy university of california irvine wind turbine

Christmas Advent 3D Printing 2017 Day #6 Filamentive & Chroma Strand Labs INOVA-1800


December advent calendar - modular Christmas tree 3D Printing advice #Day 6. For the background and i ntroduction - Day #1 Post click here Yesterday - Day #5 Post (Christmas Robot) was printed in Polyalchemy Elixir PLA blend colours.

7 Handy Resin Casting Tips and Tricks


Some casting tips to assist when using 3D printed molds. Before you get to work on the. Read the whole entry. » » learning

Making a 3D Printed Advancement in China's Toilet Revolution

Using the toilet, or whatever euphemism you prefer, is an essential component of life, but humans make an absolute ritual of it like no other species. There’s a long, and highly entertaining, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed toilet facilities china public bathrooms restrooms toilet revolution toilets tourism water closet world toilet organization

Measure Tool Enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2018

Javelin Tech Tips

There has been many enhancements to SOLIDWORKS 2018 which will helps us overcome some of the earlier limitations. In this Blog article I will be sharing some new enhancements to the Measure Tool. The measure Tool has been revamped in SOLIDWORKS 2018 with the following additional features: Input box: The input box that lists selections now includes six items whereas before in earlier versions it only had three items. Increase in list of selected items in Input Box.

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Kickstarter Campaigns: It's All About Personalization in 3D Printed Medicine and Jewelry

When I was growing up, I hated drinking milk, and so had to take these giant, brown, disgusting calcium pills every night with dinner. My mother used to call them ‘horse pills’ because of. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS 2018 can Select Over Geometry

Javelin Tech Tips

With SOLIDWORKS 2018 a new geometry selection tool is introduced called Select Over Geometry. The selection tool lets you drag a box or lasso selection over a model without starting the drag from a blank region of the graphics area.This tool is helpful when you drag a box or lasso in a model that is zoomed in and you do not have space in the graphics area to start dragging.

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