Tag Archives: 3D Printing

  • Dream Pops: 3D Printed Desserts Now at LA Starbucks

    Dream Pops: 3D Printed Desserts Now at LA Starbucks

    People who don’t live in Los Angeles probably assume that everybody there eats 3D printed desserts all the time, but actually it seems to be a pretty new development. Dream Pops is a brand that prints up frozen vegan treats, and they’ve teamed up with Starbucks to peddle their wares at the chain’s Los Angeles locations. Dream […]

  • Pixel Food Printer: Enjoy 3D Printed Sushi (Video)

    Pixel Food Printer: Enjoy 3D Printed Sushi (Video)

    If you’ve ever looked at foodstuffs in old 8-bit video games and felt that special kind of hunger that comes from craving something that doesn’t exist in the real world, good news: The people at Open Meals have finally figured out how to 3D print sushi, and due to the limitations of the Pixel Food Printer the […]

  • The Third Thumb: 3D-Printed Prosthetic Thumb Prototype (Video)

    The Third Thumb: 3D-Printed Prosthetic Thumb Prototype (Video)

    A prosthetic thumb, under conventional wisdom, would generally be thought of as an aid for people who have lost the use of one or both of their thumbs. But Dani Clode was inspired by the original definition of the word “prosthesis” when she invented The Third Thumb prototype: “The origin of the word ‘prosthesis’ meant […]

  • Little Planet Factory: 3D Printed Planets for Home or Office

    Little Planet Factory: 3D Printed Planets for Home or Office

    Everybody loves planets, right? Massive, usually spherical bodies made of mineral and gas, there are trillions of them throughout the universe. But if you’ve ever tried to purchase one, you know how prohibitively expensive they can be to all but the most affluent collector, which is why Little Planet Factory is such a welcome alternative. […]

  • Grain Belt Dual Pour Can Topper

    Grain Belt Dual Pour Can Topper

    Splitting a can of beer with your significant other is probably not a traditional Valentine’s Day gesture, but that’s only because of the logistical problems it represents. Enter the Grain Belt Dual Pour, a 3D printed can topper designed to facilitate this exact activity. The Grain Belt Dual Pour fits over Grain Belt beers (and […]

  • Complements: Modular, Stackable, 3D-Printed Chocolates

    Complements: Modular, Stackable, 3D-Printed Chocolates

    Yesterday was one of the biggest candy-eating days of the year, according to my own unscientific poll of my parents’ kitchen. But there’s still time for another candy innovation before the year ends, and it comes courtesy of Complements, in the form of 3D-printed chocolates that are designed to be modular and stackable in infinite flavor […]

  • Cascadia Candle Co. Candles Are Shaped Like Real Mountains

    Cascadia Candle Co. Candles Are Shaped Like Real Mountains

    If you’re looking for a way to put candles in your living environment that don’t look like other candles, there are a variety of options out there. But few are as topographically rigorous as the candles made by the Cascadia Candle Co. brand, made as they are from 3D printing techniques and using actual topographical data […]

  • Skull Umbrella From Alexander McQueen

    Skull Umbrella From Alexander McQueen

    Portlandia goth meets Negaduck in a new umbrella from Alexander McQueen that will keep both the rain and the sun’s rays off of you in equal measure. It’s the Skull Umbrella, made in conjunction with the 3D printing company VOJD Studios, and which reportedly happens to be the first 3D-printed accessory released by a major luxury fashion label. […]

  • Man-Sized Godzilla Figure From Bandai Costs $43,000

    Man-Sized Godzilla Figure From Bandai Costs $43,000

    There are some disreputable publications out there who may describe the new six-foot Godzilla figure from Bandai as “life-sized,” even though as we all know Godzilla stands much, much higher than a mere six feet. But since a truly life-sized Godzilla figure would be too terrifying to contemplate, we should be happy that we only […]

  • SLO 3D Printed Camera

    SLO 3D Printed Camera

    Here’s some new evidence of the incredible advancement of 3D printing over the last few years. There is now a fully functional 35mm camera made entirely from 3D-printed parts. It’s the SLO 3D Printed Camera, a device engineered to discover ”a more authentic photograph to be found at the intersection of design and photography.” The […]