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Tag: 3d Printing

3D Printed GLaDOS Arm Lamp: Killing You and Lighting Your Home Aren’t Mutually Exclusive

3D Printed GLaDOS Arm Lamp: Killing You and Lighting Your Home Aren’t Mutually Exclusive
Do you want a sociopathic robot to literally light up your life? Just follow Instructables user Dragonator’s lead and you’ll never feel safe in your own home again! Dragonator built a lamp that looks just like the Portal villainess using 3D printed parts and LEDs.

Gigabot Large Format 3D Printer: 3DD

Gigabot Large Format 3D Printer: 3DD
3D printing has really taken off these last couple of years. We’re seeing not just affordable 3D printers but ones in all shapes and sizes as well. Last month we featured the 3Doodler, a pen-shaped 3D printer.

Dita von Teese Flaunts 3D-Printed Dress that Was Designed on an iPad

Dita von Teese Flaunts 3D-Printed Dress that Was Designed on an iPad
3D printing technology is amazing. People are already using 3D printers to make cookie cutters, gadgets, replacement parts, toys and even robots. Now they’re moving forward into the realm of fashion by printing full-length dresses. Here’s burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese sporting a custom and truly one-of-a-kind 3D-printed creation.

3Doodler Racks up over $2 Million

3Doodler Racks up over $2 Million
You might remember last month when we talked a bit about the 3Doodler pen. This is a device that reminds me of a combination of a 3D printer and a hot glue gun. The 3Doodler uses strips of plastic to allow the user to build 3D objects only limited by their imagination.

Want a Job? Send a 3D Model of Your Head Instead of a Resume

Want a Job? Send a 3D Model of Your Head Instead of a Resume
It seems like people are taking Phil Dubost’s lead when it comes to resumes. In case you haven’t heard of Phil, he’s the one behind the Amaz-ing Resume that promptly went viral after he posted it.

3Doodler 3D Printing Pen: Your Sketch is Your Concept is Your Final Product

3Doodler 3D Printing Pen: Your Sketch is Your Concept is Your Final Product
If you’re a fan of the Naruto manga or anime series, you’ll be familiar with Sai, a ninja whose specialty is making ink drawings come to life. WobbleWorks’ 3Doodler isn’t as awesome as that, but it still comes close.

Classic Macintosh Pen Holder: The Mac is Mightier than the Pen

Classic Macintosh Pen Holder: The Mac is Mightier than the Pen
It’s been nearly 30 years since the original Macintosh hit the scene, so that definitely makes me feel old. But despite being ancient technology, I still love the little computer that smiled at you when you powered it on, and frowned when it crashed.

Autodesk 123D Creature 3D Character Design App: from Your iPad to Your Pad

Autodesk 123D Creature 3D Character Design App: from Your iPad to Your Pad
In case you’ve forgotten the power and versatility of today’s mobile devices, Autodesk’s 123D Creature app will be one hell of a reminder. The app has all you need to create your own 3D character, from building a skeleton to sculpting and painting and even ordering a 3D print of your creation.

CallingCube Business Cards: But I Want My Card on a d20!

CallingCube Business Cards: But I Want My Card on a d20!
With all of the people we meet in business and our personal lives, sometimes it’s hard to leave a lasting impression. Sure, you could do something outlandish, like juggle kittens or something, but they’ll probably just think you’re nuts.

Winterfell Gets Tiny: The Flea Circus is Coming

Winterfell Gets Tiny: The Flea Circus is Coming
We still have to wait until March 31 for the new season of Game of Thrones, but that doesn’t mean that fans of the series and books that inspired it aren’t making good use of their downtime while waiting for its return.

Shifted 3D Printed Watch: It’s Time to Print the Time

Shifted 3D Printed Watch: It’s Time to Print the Time
I look forward to the day where I can 3D print pretty much anything I need, from cell phone cases to watches to spare body parts. Many small items can already be 3D printed on the cheap, thanks to the advent of the personal 3D printer.

3D Print Your Own Android

3D Print Your Own Android
There are plenty of robots around, but if you could ever 3D-print your own robot at home, that would be taking it to another level. Most of today’s robots tend to look quite machine-like, but humanoid robots are the future.

iRobot and Raytheon’s All-in-One Robot Fabricator: Hide Your Kids, The Robocalypse Is Nigh

iRobot and Raytheon’s All-in-One Robot Fabricator: Hide Your Kids, The Robocalypse Is Nigh
OK, so basically, self-replicating robots are a no-no when it comes to robotics, because you don’t want them to start taking over the planet and exterminating humans. I for one, don’t welcome our robotic overlords.  iRobot and Raytheon recently filed a patent which could be the source of something scarily robotic. 

Childhood Dream Come True: PEZ Dispensers Personalized with Your Face

Childhood Dream Come True: PEZ Dispensers Personalized with Your Face
I used to have the largest collection of PEZ dispensers among my friends – that is, before our dog discovered my stash and chewed them all to unrecognizable bits. While I mourned the loss of my collection, I was sick with relief that our dog didn’t choke on the tiny plastic parts.

Dutch Architects Plan to 3D Print a House!

Dutch Architects Plan to 3D Print a House!
3D printing has come a long way, and the devices have become affordable enough for people to have them in their homes. Now, a Dutch architecture studio is planning on construction a complete house using a 3D printer.

Nokia Offers 3D Printed Case Developer Kit for Lumia 820 Smartphones

Nokia Offers 3D Printed Case Developer Kit for Lumia 820 Smartphones
I’ve long thought that one of the coolest technological innovations in recent times is 3D printing. The technology originally allowed manufacturers to rapidly prototype parts and products. 3D printing technology is far from inexpensive, but the cost has come down as more consumer oriented 3D printers have hit the market.