MIT Students Develop Design Program that Automatically Creates Fabricable Parts (VIDEO)

A new 3D modelling program from students at MIT consists of a large database of fabricable design templates that will allow a casual user to easily create 3D objects that are ready to fabricate, including any support structures, screws, brackets or braces needed to create stable furniture. Continue reading “MIT Students Develop Design Program that Automatically Creates Fabricable Parts (VIDEO)”

Modio app turns your iPad into a 3D monster toy design company

3D printing has brought the world some pretty awesome products, but Modio could be one of the coolest we’ve seen. Modio is an iOS app that lets you design your own “monster robot” from scratch, using a selection of different modules and colors. Once you’ve finished your amazing design, you can send it to a 3D printer and your toy comes to life, right before your eyes. Continue reading “Modio app turns your iPad into a 3D monster toy design company”

This French 3-D Printing Company Has a Unique Approach to the Consumer Market (VIDEO)

French company Sculpteo offers 3-D printing services for businesses and consumers, but the way it approaches the consumer market is quite unique. Aside from offering a consumer marketplace where people can buy and sell 3-D printed designs that Sculpteo professionally prints, it also offers API integration for businesses to directly tap into Sculpteo’s 3-D printing platform. Continue reading “This French 3-D Printing Company Has a Unique Approach to the Consumer Market (VIDEO)”