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Gartner Estimates Home 3D Printer Shipments Will Grow 49% This Year

While I’m wary of analyst reports that offer exact figures, Gartner expects 56,507 sub-$10,000 3D printers to ship in 2013, a 49 percent jump over last year. They also expect … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

The future: MakerBot’s badass 3D scanner prototype lets you replicate real-world objects

MakerBot has announced a new Digitizer 3D Desktop Scanner prototype that analyzes real-world objects and generates designs compatible with its 3D printer line. A preview page for the scanner, which … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · Leave a comment