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From Quantum to Edible - Gartner's Cool Vendors in 3D Printing, 2017

by Pete Basiliere  |  June 30, 2017

Additive manufacturing is rapidly expanding. Startup vendors are bringing new technologies and services to market just as organizations are implementing 3D printing throughout their supply chains. The enterprise 3D printing...

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More Thinking About 3D Printing: Insights from CloudDDM, SAP, Source3 and UPS

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 19, 2016

2% of $1.8 trillion. Imagine if $36 billion of inventories were 3D-printed — in the USA alone. Following on my previous post, here are some thoughts on what several CES and...

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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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3D Printing at CES: Hardware and Innovation

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 11, 2016

A study in contrasts — CES had the most number of 3D printing technology providers ever and the two biggest players had dramatically different exhibits. Stratasys and its MakerBot subsidiary...

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From Junk Mail to Junk Social — When “Measurables” Trump Meaningful Content

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 6, 2016

You’ve seen them — social media ads that have absolutely NOTHING to do with your interests. Useless ads on websites are everywhere online. Even places like Pandora and Facebook, which...

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Your Home Will Be Connected. Here Are Three Options.

by Pete Basiliere  |  May 1, 2015

Innovation in the connected home environment is flourishing, leading to more intelligent and integrated connected home platforms. Based on the 2014 Gartner consumer survey, 16% of U.S. online households (equivalent...

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Gartner Cool Vendors in 3D Printing, 2015

by Pete Basiliere  |  April 17, 2015

Our five Cool Vendors exemplify 3D printing's new dynamic: vibrant startups challenging established players. 3D printing (also known as "additive manufacturing") is 30 years old. For the first 20 years,...

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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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CES 2014 and 3D Printing - The End of Technology Evangelism?

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 12, 2014

Sometimes bad weather and cancelled travel plans work to your advantage. I could not make my way to Las Vegas for last week's Consumer Electronic Show because of the debilitating...

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CES and 3D Printers - Beware of the Hype and Aware of the Reality

by Pete Basiliere  |  January 6, 2014

The best laid plans sometimes go awry – especially when sub-freezing temperatures are involved. My trip to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was abandoned due to the cold weather gripping...

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