• Sep : 23 : 2014 - Growing the next generation of creators!
  • Sep : 23 : 2014 - Bold Machines: MakerBot Founder Bets Big on 3D Printing’s Next Wave
  • Sep : 23 : 2014 - MakerBot’s Bre Pettis opens a workshop for 3D printing innovation
  • Sep : 23 : 2014 - UPS now lets you use 3D printers in nearly 100 US stores
  • Sep : 23 : 2014 - iPhone sales records and 3D printing in space

While lowering costs and growing material range has allowed 3D Printing to grow in popularity over the past few years, the future of the industry may lie in the hands of our schoolchildren as the industry and government alike seek create a generation of creators. Last October the UK Department of Education revealed a pilot project which would allow 21 state secondary schools to use 3D Printers across the curriculum with the aim to encourage students to embrace the design process and better equip them with the engineering an design skills required by employers.

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Have you been looking to get your feet wet in 3D modeling? If you’re in the Bay area Honey Point 3D is what you’ve been searching for, and they are offering classes at 61% off via Groupon! Honey Point 3D offers modeling classes for all ages at two locations in the Bay area, and right now they have a sale on a class and tour of the AutoDesk Headquarters! For $39 you’ll get admission to a modeling class, a 3D printing demo, a tour of the Autodesk gallery,  and free refreshments provided by AutoDesk and Honey Point 3D. All of that has a value of $100 — that’s a savings of $61!! Here’s a link to the Groupon where you can claim your spot

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In 2011 EADS, the European Aerospace and Defence group produced Airbike, the worlds first bike built using Additive Layer Manufacturing technology.

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Before ’3D printing’ became a catch-all term, the hardware, which has been in use for decades, was referred to as a rapid prototyper. But even waiting five hours for a ‘rapidly’ printed part can be a waste of time.

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A new online marketplace focused on professional 3D printing services has launched: RP Marketplace.

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The company that helped invent rapid prototyping has been in the 3D printing game for nearly three decades. In recent years, 3D Systems has been making an aggressive play at the consumer market with products like the Cube, CubeX and Sense as one of ...

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Like you, we've dreamt about owning one of those industrial rapid prototyping machines since the first time we saw one in action. Of course, certain financial and real estate realities have made such fantasies a resolute impossibility for our modest ...

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At the dawn of rapid prototyping, a common predication was that 3D printing would transform manufacturing, spurring a consumer revolution that would put a printer in every home. That hasn’t quite happened—-and like so many emerging technologies, rapid prototyping has found its foothold in a surprisingly different field: Medicine.

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An article on Motherboard suggests that 3D printers may soon be a key part of disaster relief efforts.

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Personal 3D printing has been evolving at a very rapid rate over the past 3-4 years. It’s been proceeding so fast that you might find yourself equipped with a few older, obsolete models that idle powerless in the corner of your workshop.

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