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3D printing is not the miracle we were promised

3D printing has been hailed as the future of manufacturing for years now. Consumers and investors were sold on the idea of being able to print anything at any time from a little box in their houses. 571 more words

Global Shipments of 3D Printers More than Double in First-Quarter 2015

London-based IT market-research firm Context reports that global shipments of personal, desktop 3D printers more than doubled in the first quarter of 2015. According to the firm, global shipments of personal, desktop 3D Printers priced under $5,000, rose by 24 percent in first-quarter 2015, resulting in a 114 percent year-over-year increase, as more brands entered the market, global channels expanded, and successfully crowd-funded 3D printers shipped. 329 more words

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3D Systems Releases New Filament That Dissolves In Water

Moisture, as they say, is the essence of wetness. It’s now also a great way to remove support material from 3D-printed objects.

Printing complex objects requires rafts and supports. 101 more words


A Valuation Approach for 3D Systems (DDD)

Previously, I’ve wrote a long article on 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD). There, I focused on analyzing the company organization and the product conception philosophy. In other words, I was interested in the growth potential of the company. 640 more words

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3D printed legs help disabled dog run for the first time

I’m posting this story because one, I want to spread the word about this amazing man who makes these wonderful prosthetics for animals and two, because I pet sit for a sweet little dog named Luna who has been wearing prosthetics made by this man for several years that has enabled her to have a fulfilling and wonderful life because of them.  697 more words


50 Smartest Companies 2015

Sometimes we hear that technology companies have lost their ambition. Too many great minds are pouring their energy into the next app for the affluent, the argument goes. 72 more words


The Robots are here

The 3D Printing industry is changing everyday. The printer is leaving the box and are coming to us. Similar to my post about the bees… 247 more words