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3D Hubs Co-Founder Brian Garret Discusses the Company’s 20,000th 3D Printer Milestone

44 mins ago

Since it was founded in Amsterdam in 2013 by co-founders Brian Garret and Bram de Zwart, 3D Hubs has grown into the largest network of 3D printers with over 15,000…

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Dassault Systèmes Launches New SolidWorks for Entrepreneurs Program

6 days ago

It’s no secret that SolidWorks is still among the most widely-used CAD applications in the product design industry. Yet despite its widespread use and popularity, a number of alternative CAD…

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Kickstarter’s Record-Breaking Coolest Cooler Begins Shipping Today

6 days ago

Whether you’re a fan of coolers with integrated Bluetooth speakers and a blender or not, the story of the Coolest Cooler isn’t about an insulated beverage container – it’s about…

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SmackTalk: Your Platform to Talk About Stories Before They Happen

1 week ago

Today we’re taking our pet baby octopi out of the tank, lathering on the sunscreen and launching SmackTalk. SmackTalk is the new platform to discuss Design, Engineering and all matters…

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FormLabs Announces Their Toughest Resin Yet

4 weeks ago

Considered by many to be among the best desktop 3D printers for creating high resolution parts, the SLA-based Form 1+ from FormLabs is also unique in that it is capable…

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Sony Launches Their Own Crowdfunding Platform to Test Concept Products

4 weeks ago

As more small and medium-sized businesses continue to find success – both financially and in terms of testing a market – using crowdfunding methods, it would only seem natural that…

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Lego Announces $150 Million Plan to Replace Oil-Based Plastics

1 month ago

Although the Lego brand hasn’t yet found a solution for the inevitable rogue Lego brick that somehow always ends up being stepped on with a bare foot, the company has…

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Lexus Announces a Real, Rideable Hoverboard

1 month ago

Of all of the ‘futuristic’ gadgets that popular culture has dangled in front of consumers without the satisfaction of it being real, the Back to the Future hoverboard (okay, and…

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Quirky Teams up with Sketchfab; Now Requires All Submissions to Include 3D Models

1 month ago

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Quirky since announcing that they’ve turned their focus from manufacturing their own products using their collaborative invention platform towards those made by…