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Apple wurde Patent für schnellen 3D-Drucker gewährt

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Am 23. Oktober wurde dem IT-Konzern Apple ein Patent für 3D-Drucker gewährt. Der iPhone-Hersteller hat das entsprechende Patent schon 2014 eingereicht. Das Patent wurde von Michael R. Sweet eingereicht, welcher der leitende Printing System Engineer bei Apple Kanada ist. Es beschreibt ein System, welches 3D-Drucke beschleunigen und die Druckzeit reduzieren soll. In der Zusammenfassung steht: [...]

Der Beitrag Apple wurde Patent für schnellen 3D-Drucker gewährt erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – The Independent AM Magazine.

Apple granted patent for faster 3D printers

Global consumer electronics company Apple Inc. has been granted a patent for what the company hopes will allow the development of faster 3D printers. Giving the .stl backronym “Standard Triangle Language” a whole new meaning, the patent experiments with an alternate deposition technique called “triangular tesellation.” Could this be the last piece in the puzzle that […]

Type A Machines closes down, a future for modular 3D printing?

Competition in the 3D printing industry is intensifying. At the industrial end of the market consolidation and takeovers are evident, while at the desktop 3D printing level enterprises are under pressure from an increase in the number of manufacturers. California-based Type A Machines has become a casualty of this competition, and the well liked company […]

Apple 3D printer patent granted, full color 3D printing system

An Apple 3D printer in 2018? Apple has been granted a US patent for a full-color 3D printing system. The successful application for a “method and apparatus for three-dimensional printing of colored objects” was one of 44 US patents granted to the technology company on 16 January. In 2015, 3D Printing Industry reported that Apple had […]

iPhone X Face ID security software apparently tricked by 3D printed mask

When the iPhone X was announced in September 2017, Apple showed off its Face ID feature that relies on facial recognition to unlock the screen. At the time, Apple’s senior VP of worldwide marketing, Phil Schiller, stated that “professional mask makers and makeup artists in Hollywood” had helped to “train the neural networks” of Face ID, […]

America Makes publishes national roadmap for additive manufacturing in the United States

In collaboration with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), America Makes, the organization driving innovation for additive manufacturing in the United States,  has released a Standardization Roadmap for …