Sightings

As we come across articles about 3D printing we find outside of the 3D printing neighborhood, we’ll post them up on this page. Stories are in reverse chronological order, and we’ll remove older ones as the page gets too long. There are no alerts for updates to this page, so make sure you bookmark the page and check back on your own.

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3D printing: is it really all that? – New Statesman

3D Printing Tech: The Big Green Implications — Earth Techling

A Super Obscure Patent Now Blocks 3D Printing Of Weapons, Food, Prosthetics, Even Human Skin – Business Insider

Bringing 3D printing to the masses – Canada.com

How 3D Printers Are Reshaping Medicine – CNBC

EU sees industrial revival in 3D printing, biotechnology – China Post

3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing) Is Turning the Impossible Into the Possible – Business2Community

3D Printing Is The New Personal Computing – Business Insider

Hot Off the Press: 3D Printing Spells the End of “Made in China” – Business2Community

The Printable Gun: The Times Is Freaking Out About a Still-Nonexistent Invention – Dallas Observer

3D Printing Has Now Reached Critical Mass – Monday Morning

There Is No Reason For Any Individual To Have A 3D Printer In Their Home – Tech Crunch

The 3D printer gold rush – The Guardian

3D printing: utopian dream – or a boost for pirates and terrorists? – The Week

Pennsylvania to Play Major Role in 3D Printing Explosion – Keystone Edge

Bringing 3D printing to the masses – Financial Post

3D-Printer Company Sells to Gun Companies, But Not Desktop Weaponeers – Wired

3D printing for fun and profit: a serious hobby grows up – The Verge

Will 3D Printers Conquer the Consumer Market? – Tech News Daily

Is the 3D printing industry about to start turning out lawsuits? – Digital Trends

Youngstown’s future linked to the future of latest technology – Vindy.com

World MakerFaire 2012: 3D Printing and Open Hardware – Is this really the Future? – PolicyMic

Kickstarter Form 1 3D Printer Raises $800,000 in 24 Hours

Too much 3D hype, says 3D printing consultant – Plastics News

Wiki Weapon: A Gun You Could Print From Home – Outdoor Life

3D printing now out of this world – Business Day

The New MakerBot Replicator Might Just Change Your World – Wired

How 3D Printing Could Save HP – TheStreet.com

3D printing: The desktop drugstore – BBC

Will 3D Printing Save The ‘TechBelt’? – Manufacturing.net

The Era of Retail 3D Printing Begins – Bloomberg

3D Printing: Just a Hobby or Real Value For Your Small Business? – Business Insider

Which 3D-printing service will make you a gun? – CNET

Computer models turn real with 3-D printer – The Citizen TElegram

Design A New Foot If The Shoe Does Not Fit — Laser Sintering a Prosthetic Leg – Forbes

Just the laser printer to reshape local industry – The Age