Tag Archives: 3D printers

  • OLO: “The World’s First Ever Smartphone Printer” (Video)

    OLO: “The World’s First Ever Smartphone Printer” (Video)

    The dream of being able to plug your smartphone into a 3D printer that you can in turn carry around with you has been anticipated since the beginning of the 3D printing era, and now “the world’s first ever smartphone printer” is finally here.  It’s OLO, now in the midst of a Kickstarter campaign with pre-orders […]

  • Carbon3D: The Liquid 3D Printer (Video)

    Carbon3D: The Liquid 3D Printer (Video)

    3D printing is still in its infancy in terms of reaching its full potential, but it turns out there’s already a faster and cooler alternative to traditional 3D printing. It’s liquid 3D printing, represented by the incredible Carbon3D 3D printer. Liquid 3D printing utilizes some magical/scientific combination of liquid resin, oxygen, and (of course) lasers to create […]

  • Ekocycle Cube: 3D Printing With Recycled Materials (Video)

    Ekocycle Cube: 3D Printing With Recycled Materials (Video)

    You’ve probably seen those ads featuring will.i.am and Coca-Cola that are all about recycling old stuff to make new stuff. Now, the two are partnering with 3D Systems to make that idea literal with the Ekocycle Cube, a 3D printer that will use recycled plastic bottles for its printing materials. When I first read about […]

  • BigRep ONE Full-Scale 3D Printer (Video)

    BigRep ONE Full-Scale 3D Printer (Video)

    The technology of 3D printing continues its rise to near-magic levels with the BigRep ONE. While one of the key limitations on 3D printers up to now has been size, the BigRep ONE sidesteps this limitation thanks to its massive 45″ x 40″ x 47″ printing size. That means that the BigRep ONE can print […]

  • 3D Printing: 9 Of The Coolest Things To Come Out Of A 3D Printer

    3D Printing: 9 Of The Coolest Things To Come Out Of A 3D Printer

    3D printing is thought by some to be the most revolutionary technology since the personal computer. But what can it actually do? Just about anything, it turns out. If things go the way that many people think, you’ll likely have a 3D printer in your very own home soon enough. So, just to get your […]