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Why MakerBot and 3D Systems are Losing the Desktop 3D Market

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Expiring patents are opening the door to smaller manufacturers. There’s the Lulzbot, BeeTheFirst, DeltaWasp, and the Ultimaker. You might not have heard of any of them, but collectively they’re crushing it in a desktop 3D-printing market traditionally dominated by brand-name rivals like MakerBot. Author – Andrew Zaleski   Read more on FORTUNE   

3D Printing and the Manufacturing Skills Gap

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What’s the best way to train today’s students for tomorrow’s jobs? In the United States, there’s considerable debate about how to close the “skills gap” in manufacturing. Most (but not all) analysts acknowledge that such a gap exists, and that too many manufacturers struggle to find qualified workers. At the same time, too many workers […]

Executive Interview: Mr. Vikas Khanvelkar, MD, DesignTech Systems Speaks on 3D Printing Technology

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With 3D printing industry growing at a faster pace globally, 3Dians.com interviewed Mr. Vikas Khanvelkar, Managing Director, DesignTech Systems Ltd. Pune, India to learn more about the 3D printing industry – future trends, best practices, growth drivers, applications, business opportunities and adaption curves in 3D printing. Here is the interview. Would you briefly introduce yourself and your […]

Autodesk, Microsoft Announces Windows 10 & Spark Integration

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SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 4, 2015– Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) today announced that Spark, its open 3D printing platform, has been embedded into Windows 10. To make 3D printing more accessible to Windows users worldwide, the Spark 3D printing platform will provide an optimized 3D printing experience directly within Windows 10. This helps streamline the additive manufacturing […]

India’s 3Ding Unveils FabX 2.0 3D Printer for Under $475

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Back in February we covered a story about an Indian company called 3Ding. They had recently launched a new 3D printer called the FabX for a price that could appeal to a large portion of the country’s citizens. Even though India is experiencing rapid growth, their GDP currently is nowhere close to many of those in the Western World. The […]

The New Words to the World of Manufacturing

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If we consider the statement ‘power of an idea can be expressed in words’ is correct, then the opposite is also true. All development sprouts from a thought or an idea that is then described in words.  Through exploring the power of those words, we can understand the idea behind it.   With the new concept/idea of […]

3D Printing Standards for Manufacturing Predictability

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How reliable are your manufacturing processes? Do you meet design specifications every time, or just some of the time? Manufacturers need reliable, repeatable production processes to ensure part quality and consistency. Material selection is important, but the way a part is made can also affects its physical properties. That’s true with forged steel and with […]

Latest trends and challenges in 3D printing

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3D Printing was recently named by Goldman Sachs as one of eight technologies that are going to creatively destroy how we do business. Let’s take a look at some of the areas where 3D printing is all set to make a difference in the near future. As the new industrial strength: Jewellery and toy industry were […]

Why it matters that the FDA just approved the first 3D-printed drug

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For the first time ever, the FDA has approved a 3D-printed prescription pill for consumer use. This 3D-printed pill, which will sold by Aprecia Pharmaceuticals under the name Spritam, could be used by the more than 3 million adults and children in America who suffer from certain types of seizures caused by epilepsy. This 3D printing innovation […]