5 Designs Re-Invent the Shoe

5 Designs to Re-Invent the Shoe Zaha Hadid, Fernando Romero, and Ben Van Berkel are making headlines alongside two renowned artists for their 3D printed reinventions of the high heel. A collaborative vision spearheaded by United Nude and 3D Systems, the highly anticipated project was unveiled yesterday at the "Re-Inventing Shoes" exhibition at Milan Design Week. Each sculptural heel was 3D printed using SelectiveLaser Sintering in a hard Nylon and all-new soft […]

The World’s Smallest 3D Printer iBox Nano

The World's Smallest 3D Printer iBox Nano News about 3D printing seems to be everywhere these days, but the barrier of entry for most consumers makes it seem out of reach. The IBox Nano 3D Printer intends to break down those walls with the world’s smallest, quietest, lightest, and most affordable 3D Resin Printer. It produces high resolution prints on demand with […]

ElecFreaks (ELF) releases tips for 3D Printing open source drones

elf-releases-tips-3d-printing-open-source-drones A new 3D-printed drone called the ELF VR Nano is available for pre-order on Indiegogo and for download on Thingiverse. That’s right: you can either buy the product and receive pre-printed parts or you can simply print it yourself. It’s one of the purest open source hardware plays I’ve seen in a long while and […]

Zazzy’s Marketplace Lets You Design And Sell Your Own 3D Printed Jewelry

Zazzy Marketplace Zazzy, an Amsterdam-based startup that allows anyone to design and customize their own 3D-printed jewelry is now launching a new marketplace that lets you sell your jewelry to others as well, instead of just buying it for yourself. The company believes the new platform, Zazzy.co, will make sense for artists and designers looking to expand their portfolios, as […]

3D printed organs mimic beating heart

3D printed organs mimic beating heart With the help of a 3D printer, mini human organs can come in all shapes and sizes. In this video, a cluster of tiny hearts – shown on the right – beat in sync, and another pulsing heart is fused with a spherical, darker-coloured liver. Developed by Anthony Atala and his team at the Wake […]

Google’s 3D-Scanning Project Tango

Google 3D-Scanning Project Tango What is the Project Tango? As we walk through our daily lives, we use visual cues to navigate and understand the world around us. We observe the size and shape of objects and rooms, and we learn their position and layout almost effortlessly over time. This awareness of space and motion is fundamental to the […]