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MakerBot Helped To Make A 3D Printed Dress

MakerBot Helped To Make A 3D Printed Dress

By Zach Walton March 12, 2014

The 3D printed dress is nothing new, but they’re still certainly wild. The versatility of 3D printing has tapped into the wildest imaginations of fashion designers and we end up with dresses that defy reality. The latest comes from Francis …

These Are The Top 10 Trending 3D Printers Of January These Are The Top 10 Trending 3D Printers Of January

3D Hubs was arguably the greatest thing to happen to the Maker movement in 2013. Not only did it give makers an easy outlet to share their 3D printers with the community, but it also let us get a pretty …

MakerBot Announces Three New 3D Printers MakerBot Announces Three New 3D Printers

3D Systems kicked off CES this year with the announcement of its triple-head extruder CubePro 3D printer. MakerBot was expected to announce its own new 3D printer at the show, but nobody expected it to announce three. At CES, MakerBot …

The Cheap Asian 3D Printer Rivals Are Here The Cheap Asian 3D Printer Rivals Are Here
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Over the last few years, we’ve seen the price of 3D printers drop dramatically as key patents expire or the cost of components decrease. They still cost quite a bit of money, however, as much of the manufacturing and labor …

MakerBot Now Offers In-Store 3D Printer Services MakerBot Now Offers In-Store 3D Printer Services

MakerBot, one of the most successful 3D printing startups of all time, has three retail stores in the Northeast from which it peddles its wares. Not everybody can afford a Replicator 2, however, so MakerBot is now going to let …

These Are The Top 10 Trending 3D Printers Of Dec. These Are The Top 10 Trending 3D Printers Of Dec.

3D printers are starting to pop up all over the place, but not everybody has access to their own just yet. 3D Hubs seeks to rectify that by creating a place where 3D printer owners can list their own printers, …

MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis Talks 3D Printers, Windows 8 MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis Talks 3D Printers, Windows 8

Over the past few years, MakerBot has quickly grown from a promising 3D printer startup to one of the biggest suppliers of desktop 3D printers in the world. The company’s success even led to it being acquired by Stratasys, one …

Here's What People Are Using 3D Printers For Here's What People Are Using 3D Printers For
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3D printers are no longer the playthings of industry. Hobbyists and regular Joes all around the world are now discovering the joys of 3D printing through the proliferation of cheap printers. That means 3D printers are now being used to …

Rubicon Wants To Be Your Cheap 3D Scanner Rubicon Wants To Be Your Cheap 3D Scanner
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For the past year, 3D printers have been in a race to the bottom to see who can offer the most sophisticated hardware at the lowest price. That race isn’t going to end anytime soon, but there’s another related race …

MakerBot Digitizer Goes On Sale For $1,400 MakerBot Digitizer Goes On Sale For $1,400

So, you bought a MakerBot Replicator 2 and you’re already printing out stuff that you find on Thingiverse. Now you want to start printing things that you find around the house. You can either painstakingly recreate the objects in 3D …

MakerBot To Bring 3D Printers To Microsoft Stores MakerBot To Bring 3D Printers To Microsoft Stores

Microsoft made waves earlier this summer when it announced that it would include native 3D printer support in Windows 8.1. The 3D printer hobbyists were obviously excited, but it’s a little harder to get the layman excited about the future …

Chicago Public Library Opens Its Maker Space Chicago Public Library Opens Its Maker Space
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The Chicago Public Library revealed in June that it was opening a maker space at its Harold Washington Library Center. The space officially opened on July 8, but we now only just got a good look at the kind of …

Stratasys Plans To Acquire MakerBot Stratasys Plans To Acquire MakerBot

There were some rumors floating around earlier this month that 3D printer company MakerBot was interested in selling. Those rumors came to fruition Wednesday afternoon when Stratasys announced that it had acquired the company. Stratasys announced that it will merge …

Check Out This 3D Printer Documentary Check Out This 3D Printer Documentary

The feel good story of January was when a designer used a 3D printer to create a prosthetic hand for a boy who never had one. The project has been progressing smoothly since then thanks to the free 3D printers …

Printcraft Brings Minecraft Creations To Life Printcraft Brings Minecraft Creations To Life

People are obviously proud of their elaborate Minecraft creations. Some may even want to create physical versions of their buildings to display for all to see. One company – FigurePrints – uses 3D printers to turn Minecraft creations into reality, …

Ouya, MakerBot Partner Up For Custom Console Cases Ouya, MakerBot Partner Up For Custom Console Cases

One of the more interesting things about the Ouya game console is that its completely open source, including its design. To help things along, 3D printer owners will soon be able to print their own console cases. At the Game …

Nokia And MakerBot Make Custom Lumia 820 Cases Nokia And MakerBot Make Custom Lumia 820 Cases
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Nokia and MakerBot are in Barcelona this week for the Mobile World Congress. The companies have teamed up to offer what it calls the “first live social 3D printing experience.” In short, MakerBot is creating custom Nokia Lumia 820 cases …