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3D Printing Accelerates, 4D Printing Gets Started

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 3, 2019

As manufacturing industries, healthcare providers and supply chains accelerate their practical uses of 3D printing, 4D printing is entering the market. Gartner’s predictions for 2019 highlight technologies and trends to...

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Thinking About 3D Printing: Insights from Carbon3D, HP and Voxel8

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 13, 2016

3D print tech providers talked industrial 3DP at CES, not just consumer uses. What were they saying? The TCT conference on 3D printing (3DP) took up nearly a full day...

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Carbon3D and Google Further Validate 3D Printing's Promise - Is There More To It?

by Pete Basiliere  |  August 25, 2015

$100 million investment in Carbon3D is evidence of the potential value in the 3D printing market — not just from the printers, but also from 3D print file creation, storage...

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"Mesmerizing 3D Printer Forms Objects Out of Ooze—and Fast"

by Pete Basiliere  |  March 22, 2015

No,that’s not my headline, it is Wired magazine’s. And I agree the video of the new Carbon3D printer is ‘mesmerizing’ or at least captivating. But is the Carbon3D printer unveiled...

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CES and Consumer 3D Printing — To the Mainstream!

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 11, 2015

More exhibitors, new printers and exciting applications at CES prove consumer 3D printing is moving beyond the hype. We will — indeed, we must — still pass through the “Trough...

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"3D Printing is a pain in the ass."

by Pete Basiliere  |  December 3, 2014

And that is why Autodesk's CEO Carl Bass has brought its Spark platform, its open hardware, open software, open materials Ember 3D printer, and its powerful software tools to bear...

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Gartner Says Consumer 3D Printing Is More Than Five Years Away

by Pete Basiliere  |  August 19, 2014

Mainstream Consumer Adoption Will Take Time I blogged about our first Hype Cycle for 3D Printing when it was published. Our press release and the Hype Cycle graphic are...

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Amazon Advances the 3D Printing Market — or Does It?

by Pete Basiliere  |  July 28, 2014

Not by much, that’s for sure, at least not now. But the potential is there. Amazon’s 3D Printed Products Store “enables customers to customize and personalize items like earrings, pendants,...

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RAPID Growth of 3D Printing, part 1

by Pete Basiliere  |  June 16, 2014

3D printing dominated “The Big M — Shaping the Future of Manufacturing,” also known as RAPID, with conferences and exhibits on printing, scanning and additive manufacturing. You’ve never seen this...

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XYZprinting Adds SL and AiO — How Cryptic Is That?

by Pete Basiliere  |  June 5, 2014

In another sign of the maturation and growth of the 3D printing market, XYZprinting announced two new “all-in-one” (AiO) printers with 3D scanning capability and an affordable stereolithography (SL) printer...

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