Local Motors: Is The World Ready For 3D Printed Cars
With the emergence of 3D printers, anyone can now 3D print almost anything. Young company Local Motors, founded in 20017, has started 3d printing cars. How will this affect the industry?
Adidas 3D-Printed Shoes Came From Ocean Plastic Garbage
Adidas reshapes foowear technology by using recycled materials that came from the ocean and using 3D-printing technology to design a shoe.
Brooklyn-based 3D printer company MakerBot to be acquired for $403 million
Israeli 3D-printing firm Stratasys will acquire MakerBot for $403 million in stock.
Shoe makers tout the use of 3D printers for quick prototype shoes
It turns out that 3D printers are transforming more than just the do-it-yourself industry - it's also helping major shoe manufacturers, like Nike, to pick up the pace and quickly produce better shoes.
Is Stratasys eyeing consumer 3D printer company MakerBot?
MakerBot, the consumer-grade 3D printer which has won the hearts of 3D printing enthusiasts across the world, could soon be acquired by the industrial 3D-printer manufacturer Stratasys. Will MakerBot stay independent?
DHS doesn't think it can stop 3D printed guns
The U.S. government has remained relatively mum on the potential proliferation of 3D-printed guns. But a recent memo leaked to Fox News shows that the Department of Homeland Security is concerned that it can't control, or detect, the new type of firearm.
California Law Maker Pitches Ban on 3D Printed Guns
A California state senator has proposed banning plastic guns created by 3D printers, but the technology behind 3D printers, and the distribution of files over the Internet may render any law moot.
Defense Distributed 3D Printed Gun Pulled At Request Of State Department
The State Department has forced a U.S. website to remove designs for a 3D-printable gun, but can the spread of information be stopped on the Internet?
World's First 3D Printed Handgun Liberator Is Fully Functional And Lethal, Gun Control Debate Gets New Twist
Have 3D printer? Make your own gun at home. That's what Defense Distributed, a non-profit group, wants to tell us by creating a fully functional (and lethal) 3D printed handgun called the 'Liberator.' Welcome to a new era of gun violence.
Staples First U.S. Retailer To Sell 3D Printer (But Please Don't Print 3D Handgun)
Forget 3D printed handguns and Cody Wilson. Now, you can build your very own time travel device with the Cube 3D printer, which will hit Staples stores next month.