Category Archives: Romain Kidd

40 3D printing experts give predictions for additive manufacturing in 2019

What are 3D printing experts expecting for 2019? 3D Printing Industry asked 40 CEO’s and other leaders in the additive manufacturing sector to give their opinions. The 3D printing forecasts and expectations for the coming year demonstrate an increasing focus on moving AM to production. To achieve this goal the experts we surveyed note that […]

40 3D printing experts, leaders and CEO’s comment on the key events of 2018

The annual 3D Printing Industry review of the year has more insights from additive manufacturing and 3D printing experts than ever. We invited the leaders in our industry to tell us about the most important issues, events, and trends of 2018.  Arno Held, Chief Venture Officer, AM Ventures Next to being awarded Investor of the […]

MyMiniFactory enables 3D printing accessibility with Click & Print plugin for OctoPrint

MyMiniFactory, a UK-based 3D content platform, has launched a new plugin to make 3D printing more widely accessible to consumers. The Click & Print plugin is now available for OctoPrint, an open source interface used to control and monitor many aspects of print runs. This new feature allows users to 3D print without prior knowledge of slicing […]

BIQU Thunder 3D printer launches with Click & Print functionality

BIQU, a Chinese 3D printer and materials manufacturer, has launched a new desktop system: the BIQU Thunder. In collaboration with UK based 3D file sharing platform MyMiniFactory, this desktop FFF is Click & Print enabled, greatly simplifying the 3D printer file preparation process, and making the technology more accessible to its customers. BIQU Thunder wireless 3D […]

New Microsoft open source 3D printing tech creates multi-device workspaces

Microsoft has released open-source hardware designs and software for SurfaceConstellations, a semi-rigid modular mobile system using 3D printing. The SurfaceConstellations platform provides an extensive database of 3D printed link modules to configure connected tablets into modular workspaces and includes various setup patterns as well as a visual configuration tool for generating link modules. Made-to-measure workspaces […]

How 3D printing could save consumers millions in toys and games

According to a new study, 3D printing is already impacting the toys and games market which – by 2020 – is “projected to be [worth] US$135 billion.” By 3D printing free object designs from MyMiniFactory, the research evaluated the quality and cost in comparison to similar consumer products. The researchers used an FDM 3D printer […]

3D Printing Industry Awards winners announced

On Saturday May 20 2017 3D Printing Industry hosted a gala dinner to announce the winners of the first annual 3D Printing Industry Awards.

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