Monoprice Maker Select Plus Review

About a year ago, we took monoprice’s $160 3D printer for a test drive and were totally blown away -- so now we’re back to test out its $400 Maker...

Amazon isn’t to blame the Postal Service’s woes, but it will need to innovate...

At the heart of our current President’s criticism is a claim that Amazon is making a mint and leaving a *failing* U.S. Postal Service holding the bag. It’s not a...

How 3D printing is revolutionizing healthcare as we know it

Avi Reichental Contributor Avi Reichental is founder and CEO of XponentialWorks. He is a leading authority on 3D printing and exponential tech convergence. In 1983, Chuck Hall, the father of 3D printing, created...

Two Chinese firms can 3D print an electric car in three days, sell it...

but the top speed won't muss your hair. The post Two Chinese firms can 3D print an electric car in three days, sell it for $10K appeared first on Digital Trends. Source...

MakerBot attempts to embrace the open-source community with its new Labs platform

The topic of open source has been a touchy one for MakerBot over the past decade. The one-time 3D-printing darling was the subject of some...

This 3D-printed robotic arm is built for sign language

While we usually see robotics applied to industrial or research applications, there are plenty of ways they could help in everyday life as well: an...

Y Combinator-backed VIDA turns artwork into fashion, accessories and more

VIDA, an e-commerce startup that allows artists to upload their designs to be printed on real-world materials – like fabric, leather, metal and more –...

Protecting 3D printers from cyberattacks could be as simple as listening carefully

As 3D printers grow smarter and continue to embed themselves in manufacturing and product creation processes, they are exposed to online malefactors just like every...

3D-printed fruit will help your real apples taste better

There may be a pretender in your next box of fruit, a fake fruit that tracks temperatures, motion and shocks to ensure your plums are...

Remoldable plastic will let doctors reshape casts while they are on patients

A new 3D-printable plastic has a surprisingly low melting point of just 131 degrees Fahrenheit. It could be used by physicians to make casts which can be adjusted while still...

APLICATIONS

First look at Instagram Nametags, its clone of Snapchat QR codes

Instagram is preparing to launch a feature called Nametags that lets you create a special image that people can scan with the Instagram...

The top 10 best of VR in 2016