SA learners put future education to the test

Aug 23, 2017

School children from local Curro schools and South Korea collaborate via video-streaming to build a 3D printer and drone.

Investing in the new wave of digital technologies

Major challenges facing distributors, vendors and resellers alike is balancing the need to prepare for tomorrow's technologies while protecting traditional areas of the business, says Anton Herbst, group strategy, Tarsus Technology Group.

Tech start-upper 'steals Kickstarter funds to build house'

May 13, 2016

Canadian start-up Peachy Printer says co-founder David Boe embezzled thousands of crowd-funded dollars and used the money to build his house.

3D printer adapted to print drugs

A Glasgow professor has modified a printer to create home-grown versions of pills.

3D printer prints handcuff key

Jul 18, 2012

A handcuff advisor to German police managed to measure and reproduce handcuff keys in Plexiglas and ABS plastic.

3D Systems unveils 3D printing products

The company expects its online platform to attract people seeking to earn money from 3D printing.

3D Systems unveils 3D printer

The ProJet 1000 prints high-resolution, durable plastic parts more than three times faster than other 3D printers.

World's smallest 3D printer unveiled

The device can be used for applications which require extraordinary precision.

3D printer to replicate anatomy

Scientists recently demonstrated how a 3D printer could be used to re-create an ear.

Canon eyes super earnings

In this World Wide Wrap: Canon eyes super earnings, Stratasys to extend 3D printer deal, and hospital gets enhanced imaging tech.

Manufacturing expo to highlight tech trends

Sep 4, 2009

In this World Wide Wrap: Manufacturing expo to highlight tech trends, template replication system released, and 3D Systems acquires Desktop Factory assets.