Shoetopia is a 3D-printed, biodegradable shoe design prototype

For shoes, 3D-printing is the next step, as 3D-printed shoes could be an affordable way to manufacture customized shoes quickly. Two design students have already designed a prototype, 3D-printed shoe...

3D-printed zoetrope gives 19th-century tech a 21st-century spin

Created by renowned British artist Mat Collishaw, this stunning 3D-printed zoetrope is made up of a three-dimensional model which gives the illusion of movement when it's spun at 60 rpm. The...

MakerBot’s technology of the future grapples with its rocky past

Seated in a chair a few feet away, you still have to strain...

3D-printing technology is making custom prosthetics a reality

A pioneering research team at Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science is working to create life-changing prosthetics for people in need -- and all thanks to the wonders of 3D...

We pounded the pavement in Adidas’ 3D-printed Futurecraft 4D shoes. For science!

Adidas recently unveiled its new Futurecraft 4D running shoe, made from an innovative 3D printing technique. Digital Trends ran around New York City to get a feel for these futuristic...

Match’s pop-up coffee shop will 3D print your date’s face on a drink

In what is clearly a (very cool) publicity stunt, Match is opening a pop-up coffee shop where it will 3D print the face of single users...

The Markforged Metal X prints real metal parts

The new Markforged Metal X is pretty great. It is a full metal...

Polaroid looking to make 3D printing and modeling more affordable at CES 2017

Polaroid, the company that many of you still associate with instant photography, has announced several new products at CES 2017 with a very different focus -- 3D printing and modeling. The...