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Apple Patent Reveals Possible Two Rear iPhone Cameras; Polaroid Shows 3D Printer


An interesting patent application points to Apple’s possible inclusion of two rear cameras on iPhones. 9to5mac.com reports that they would allow several cool photographic possibilities. 208 more words

The 3D Printers of CES

CES, the Consumer Electronics Show, is in full swing. That means the Hackaday tip line is filled to the brim with uninteresting press releases, and notices that companies from the world over will be  863 more words


Meet the 3D Printer That Uses 2D Paper

Here’s something that sounds too good to be true: a 3D printer that churns out objects in full color and uses everyday office paper (instead of plastic) as the build material. 692 more words


MakerBot Replaces Crucial—and Flawed—3D Printer Part

Brooklyn 3D-printing company MakerBot today introduced the latest version of its Smart Extruder, arguably the most essential component of the company’s desktop 3D printers—as well as the component that landed the company… 494 more words


Makerbot Releases The Smart Extruder+

Makerbot has just announced the availability of their new Smart Extruder+, a PLA 3D printer head that offers “better performance over a longer period of time.” This is the first major upgrade to Makerbot’s extruder since the launch of their Fifth Generation printer. 320 more words


5 Things to Watch For in 3D Printing in 2016

What is 3D printing good for?

That’s a question that’s become increasingly relevant in 2015, as the majesty of showing off 3D-printed trinkets has seemingly led to nothing more than a great slogan for your latest Willy Wonka meme: “Oh, … 588 more words