3D printing

open up book review
Following up on the recent review of the Maker's Manifesto, I ran across the book Makers: The New Industrial Revolution by Chris Anderson. Anderson is a former Editor in Chief of Wired and no stranger to the economic paradoxes of peer-production and open source. He has written about both in... Read more
4 comments Posted 17 Mar 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
Just a month ago, our geek wish of getting a 3D printer was granted: a Makerbot Replicator 2X arrived at our office. Since then we've been busy learning by trial and error about the possibilities and limitations of 3D printing. You can read my review of the Printrbot Simple Kit. So far, in short, I... Read more
0 comments Posted 13 Feb 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
If you're looking around for 3D printers that are both inexpensive and open source friendly, the Printrbot Simple Kit will probably catch your attention. This Kit sells for close to $300, and for our team required a full-day of DIY assembly, though skilled makers might be able to put it together in... Read more
5 comments Posted 22 Jan 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
3D printing
3D printing is set to disrupt multiple industries thanks to its unique position at the intersection of three important trends in technology: the Internet of Things, our growing desire to personalize our things, and the coming revolution in the way things get delivered to us. Operating at this... Read more
6 comments Posted 20 Jan 2014 by Brian Reale Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news for your reading pleasure. December 9-13, 2013 We scoured the web for some of this week's most interesting open source-related news stories so you don't have to. Here's what we found:
0 comments Posted 13 Dec 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news this week: September 23 - 27, 2013 What other open source-related news stories did you read about this week? Share them with us in the comments section. Follow us on Twitter where we share these stories in real time.
2 comments Posted 27 Sep 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
Robots deliver apples to teachers at school
Maker Machine is a mobile makerspace that brings 3D printers, DIY robotics, and interactive art to primary schools, libraries, museums and youth clubs. The project is currently fundraising for a tour of Australia to bring our workshop to schools around the country. Started by myself and Sam... Read more
1 comment Posted 27 Jun 2013 by Jethro Pugh Feed
LulzBot 3D Printer
Not all businesses can stand behind their products, and even fewer can stand on top of them. At LulzBot, it’s not uncommon to find the multi-talented and seriously committed team mounting their 3D printers upside down or bumping along Colorado mountain roads with a functioning 3D printer in tow—all... Read more
2 comments Posted 23 Apr 2013 by LulzBot Feed
3D printing the open source way
3D printing is changing the game. The way we strategize, plan, create, and do business is different now that objects can be materialized by adding layer upon layer.
8 comments Posted 18 Apr 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
3D printing the open source way
3D printing is changing the game. The way we strategize, plan, create, and do business is different now that objects can be materialized by adding layer upon layer.
8 comments Posted 18 Apr 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed

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