Metal 3D printing Takes Flight

Metal 3D printing Takes Flight

While many designers and engineers find success with 3D-printing parts in plastic for prototyping and low-volume production, producing parts out of metal using similar technology has recently led to the creation of some of the most exciting 3D-printed parts in memory. With key patents for metal printing expiring at the end of 2016, things are…

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3D Printed Buildings are Coming to Dubai

3D Printed Buildings are Coming to Dubai

In an unsurprising turn of events, Dubai has once again made a significant step towards the future, paving the way for innovative technologies and unprecedented creations across industries. Already home to the world’s first 3D printed office, which is the product of a 20-foot tall 3D printer with a 120-foot long robotic arm, Dubai is making impressive…

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3D printed drug pioneer Aprecia secures $30M to develop more fast-melt pills

3D Printed Drug Pioneer Aprecia Secures $30M to Develop More Fast-Melt Pills

The future of 3D printed pharmaceuticals looks bright. Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, the developer of the first ever FDA-approved 3D printed prescription drug, just announced that they have entered into a debt financing agreement with Hercules Capital that is worth $30 million. As they revealed, those funds will be partly used to cover development and manufacturing costs for…

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Ohio 3D prints life-size bobble heads of Donald Trump to promote local AM industry

Ohio 3D Prints Life-size Bobble Heads of Donald Trump to Promote Local AM Industry

As the 2016 Presidential Elections get closer and closer, both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s campaigns continue to rage on. In an amusing blip in an otherwise bleak and frustrating process, the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber in Ohio commissioned a larger-than-life 3D printed bobblehead of Donald Trumpto be unveiled at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland…

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30 Most Influential Women in 3D Printing

30 Most Influential Women in 3D Printing

The 3D printing industry is a male-dominated industry, but it’s gradually changing. These are the 30 most influential women in 3D printing. The 3D printing industry is historically a very male-dominated industry, and you’d struggle to find many women in leading positions. But this situation is gradually changing for the better, and as the 3D…

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Humanoid Robot Atlas

Google 3D Prints Legs for Their Humanoid Robot Atlas

Google’s acquisition of Boston Dynamics has taken the standards of the robot development firm to a completely new level and led to the development of a dog-like robot a few months ago. Since then, Boston Dynamics and Google have been researching 3D printing technology, in search of ways to implement the technology to optimize and to manufacture custom parts of their robots…

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