If you want a 3D printer but don’t want to pay for all of it, why not share one? I’ll tell you why.
MakerBot held a contest for its Customizer on Thingiverse, awarding three individuals with Replicator 2Xs for their thoughtful customizable uploads in the categories of Artistic, Useful, and Wearable.
The site that lets you be the print service, makexyz, has expanded internationally and has a new API to get your prints across the globe faster.
3D printing services Shapeways and i.materialise are getting more “flexible” with their material choices these days. Flexible, as in squishy.
Mark Scoble interviews Techshop CEO Mark Hatch, in an 66-minute tour of TechShop S.F., where he learns about the facility and meets some TechShop entrepreneurs along the way.
Three U.C. Berkeley students have just developed a 3D printing vending machine. The first prototype is at their campus, but they have bigger plans.
Many products bear out the old adage, Necessity is the Mother of Invention, and this also proved true for new 3D Printing service MakeXYZ.
You’ve probably heard of SaaS (software as a service), but in 2013 expect to hear about PaaS (printing as a service) being enabled through sites like makexyz.com.
Reason magazine interviews Shapeways CEO Peter Weijmarshausen about Shapeways and the future of shopping in the new world of 3D printing.