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Open Bionics awarded $1 million prize for their 3D printed prosthesis

British enterprise, Open Bionics has won a million dollar award for their 3D printed bionic arm prosthesis. The team won the international category at the UAE Robotics for Good Awa [...]

ONO smartphone 3D printer release update and video

A new video shows a smartphone 3D printer from Kickstarter funded company ONO producing a 3D print from resin. The 3D print has a “volume of 126 x 74 x 52 mm” and was 3D printed “i [...]

Sliced 3D Printing Digest: Rocket Lab, Tiko, TechSoft, America Makes and Sintavia

Slicing the latest 3D printing news you may have missed, today we have: Rocket Lab, Tiko, atum3D, 3D Center, TechSoft, America Makes, Lucideon, and Sintavia. Tehran add bioprinter [...]

Consolidation of metal additive industry continues as DMG MORI becomes majority shareholder in REALIZER

The metal additive manufacturing industry continues to mature and consolidate with news that DMG MORI has acquired a controlling interest in REALIZER. Germany's DMG MORI Aktiengese [...]

Winbo’s dual nozzle Cooper (L) 3D printer: Specifications and pricing

Chinese 3D printing company Winbo has captured the imagination with their many different 3D printer offerings. Additionally, they provide several filament options, in an array of b [...]

Inside the AMPLab: zero-gravity 3D printed metal and the future of materials

Professor Moataz Attallah is the director of the University of Birmingham’s specialist Advanced Materials and Processing Lab, known as AMPLab. Additive manufacturing from the AMPLa [...]

3D printing to redefine the medical supply chain in Africa

African organization ReFab Dar are hoping to use 3D printing to create vital medical supplies in Africa and other developing countries. In order to do so they are working on a numb [...]

3D printed bacon, houses and hats: Interview with 3D printing YouTuber Print That Thing aka Jwall

The loveable YouTuber rarely seen without wearing a 3D printed hat…Jwall works a 50-hour day job to support the content for his channel Print That Thing, and the projects truly nev [...]

3D printed salt bones help to take away the pain of a faulty hip

Research conducted at Kitasato University in Japan demonstrates the use of a 3D printable, salt-based ink. The salt ink cuts the cost of 3D printable materials, and also exhibits p [...]

MakerBot not for sale as 3D printing company provides update on job cuts and strategy

I spoke to MakerBot’s Josh Snider for an update on this week’s news that the 3D printing company has reduced headcount by 30%. Snider has been with MakerBot since July 2016, but in [...]