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Inventor Creates Working Doctor Octopus Exoskeleton

05/23/2018, There are probably many out there who after seeing Doctor Octopus or Spider-Man’s latest suit in Avengers: Infinity War, wouldn’t mind two extra pairs of hands to help them do things. In the case of a 10-year old boy, it seems that his wish came true...

GM Turns To 3D Printing For More Affordable Electric Car Parts

05/03/2018, 3D printing is an amazing piece of technology and we’ve seen it used for artsy stuff and also used for medical and industrial purposes, allowing companies to create customized components in a shorter span of time. Now it looks like General Motors (GM)...

Low-Cost 3D-Printed Home Will Help Overcome Housing Shortages

03/13/2018, There are countless people across the globe without adequate housing and despite all of the efforts being made by governments and non-profits, there’s still a long way to go before housing can be secured for those in dire need of it. ICON, a startup...


US Military Testing System That Can 3D Print Drones On Demand

12/18/2017, Drones, like tanks, fighter jets, and other military vehicles and machinery are finite, meaning that if you destroy enough there will be none left. So imagine a situation where an enemy has shot down the military’s remaining drone, what then? Or better...

Researchers Confirm That Aluminum Foil Can Improve Your WiFi Signal

11/09/2017, Given the different ways our homes are laid out internally, sometimes you might find certain areas in your home basically being void of any WiFi coverage whatsoever. There are ways around this problem, such as buying WiFi extenders, creating a WiFi mesh...

XYZprinting da Vinci Color 3D Printer Makes Everything Easier

08/31/2017, #IFA2017, #ShowStoppersIFA – Most 3D Printers use colored materials, which mean that you purchase a base material of a particular color. Printers have some trays that allow them to use more than one color at any given time. However, there is still...

The Netherlands Is Getting A 3D Printed Cycling Bridge

06/26/2017, When the average person thinks of 3D printing, you might think of simple DIY home projects where you can 3D print little gadgets, custom made jewelry, knick knacks and whatnot. However in terms of commercialization, over in the Netherlands it seems that...

3D Printed iPhone 8 Models Based On Leaked Schematics

06/02/2017, In a somewhat unprecedented move, Apple has stuck to the design of the iPhone 6 for the past 3 models – the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and the iPhone 7, leading many to call the company boring. However if the rumors are true, all of that is expected to...

MIT Creates 3D Printed Rocket Motor Made Out Of Plastic

04/30/2017, When it comes to heat, plastic is usually a pretty bad idea, which is why it has been advised not to use plastic together with hot things, like boiling soup, drinks, food, and etc. So if plastic isn’t advised for hot food, it probably makes sense that...

3D Printed Patches Could Help Patients Recover From Heart Attacks

04/24/2017, A heart attack is a scary thing and it can go either way, although usually after the first attack things are never really quite the same. However in the future healing the heart after a heart attack could be a relatively simple procedure of applying a 3D...

Boeing To Use 3D Printed Parts For The 787 Dreamliner

04/11/2017, We’ve seen 3D printing being used in all kinds of industries where it can be used to create things on the spot that might otherwise take a long time. It also helps companies and users create working prototypes on the fly, and we’ve also seen how it...

Adidas Unveils Futurecraft 4D Shoe Made With 3D Printing

04/07/2017, Shoes right now come in a variety of generic sizes in which for some who are lucky, fit like a glove. For others who aren’t so lucky, they might have to wear a size up or down and pad it with socks to get a good fit. This is where 3D printing comes in...

Under Armour Unveils 3D Printed ArchiTech Futurist Sneaker

03/24/2017, 3D printing can be used for all kinds of things, and as we have seen in the past, the idea of using it to 3D print perfectly-fitting shoes has been floated before, which is why it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that Under Armour has recently...