Netflix to exclusively release 3D printing film ‘Print The Legend’ (VIDEO)

“Everybody thought home computers were a really really cool thing that only nerdy people were ever going to be into. 3D printers are on that same kind of arc.” So starts the film trailor for the new Print The Legend documentary film, to be released exclusively through US-based streaming service Netflix this month. Continue reading “Netflix to exclusively release 3D printing film ‘Print The Legend’ (VIDEO)”

Netflix Announces Release Date for 3D Printing Documentary ‘Print The Legend’

If you are at all like me, then you pretty much gobble up any media related to 3D printing. For the most part, this means mainly articles, and a few good books, in addition to the seldom appearances of the technology on morning news shows, as well as local news broadcasts. As for an easily accessible mainstream documentary, or movie about 3D printing, such content does not yet exist. This all is about to change however. Continue reading “Netflix Announces Release Date for 3D Printing Documentary ‘Print The Legend’”

New 3D printing DRM copies Netflix’s moves to blockade physical pirates

Once 3D printing becomes mainstream, manufacturing companies fear that open season will basically be declared for piracy of physical goods–just as digital downloads reshaped the music industry. Why purchase that fancy new iPhone case, after all, when you can just grab the digital CAD file for free from a website and print it at home for just the cost of some plastic filament? Continue reading “New 3D printing DRM copies Netflix’s moves to blockade physical pirates”