Author Archives: Tamar Auber

Here is How Your School Can Win a 3D Printer

School kids are doing amazing things with 3D printing, from making a prosthetic arm for a needy child to helping their own school save money. Yet for many cash-strapped schools, the expense of a 3D…

The Future of Jewelry: 3D Printed Gold

A new 3D printer that can create with gold promises to reshape the jewelry industry and transform how fine jewelry is made. Already, jewelry designers have embraced 3D printing to create elaborate molds. However, because…

Alcoa Betting $60 Million on 3D Printing

Aluminum giant Alcoa is betting big on 3D printing. On Thursday, the company announced it plans to spend $60 million on a manufacturing center that will employ 3D printing to shape high-performance parts for aerospace…

Now You Can Have Custom 3D Printed Gummy Candy

A German team has gone way beyond gummy bears with a new 3D printer that can custom print yummy, gummy creations. The Magic Candy Factory — the first consumer 3D candy printer ready for market…