3D Printing news stories - Page 2
Rotorua will soon be home to a massive 3D-printed sculpture
Visitors to Rotorua will soon be able to get up close and personal with a 3D-printed sculpture that will tower 12 metres over the city’s Hemo Gorge roundabout.
Air NZ sets 3D printing precedent for aircraft maintenance
“Rather than having the cost associated with purchasing, shipping and storing physical parts and potentially having to fly an aircraft with an unavailable seat, this system would allow us to print a part when and where we need it in hours.”
Dutch firm wants to restore Notre Dame by 3D printing it
Imagine using 3D printing techniques to rebuild Paris’ iconic Notre Dame cathedral from the ground up.
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Tech firm creates first 3D-printed IoT device
It was printed, assembled, and tested in less than one day – much faster than traditional non-3D printed devices where the process can take up to two weeks.
Waikino School's $10k win turns shipping container into STEM learning hub
A school in the Coromandel now has an interesting base for its STEM learning projects – a decked out shipping container complete with solar panels and a 3D printer.
HP back on board with Emirates Team NZ
HP 3D print technology will supposedly help the team innovate at speed.
Air New Zealand and Microsoft announce ground-breaking digital collaboration
“Being able to 3D print certain components on the go would be transformative and drive significant efficiencies and sustainability benefits."
Gallery: HP Australia puts the future on display
Photo highlights from HP Australia’s future-forward conference, HP Evolution held in Melbourne last week.
MicroMaker3D's tiny 3D printing tech is 'game changing'
Imagine 3D printing things thinner and smaller than a human hair, and how they could be used in everything from sensors, electronics, wearables and meshes.
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China vs the US – who’s winning the ICT market battle?
Amidst trade tensions, the two superpowers are taking two very different paths with their ICT investments.
Y Soft lifts sales volumes through SaaS and multi-product strategies
Enterprise office solutions provider Y Soft has grown its sales volume over the 2017-2018 fiscal year by 45%, equating to US$45 million (AU$62.9 million).
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Transform responsibly - CompTIA’s top 10 tech trends
From IoT to AI, these innovations have the greatest potential to make near-term impacts on business, but CompTIA warns to approach them with care.
Tech Futures Lab launches Digital Suitcase to upskill everyday adults
Digital Suitcase is an online platform that teaches everyday adults digital knowledge that they need to thrive in the digital world.
IDC - spending on 3D printing to reach $23b in 2022
IDC forecasts worldwide spending to exceed $14 billion in 2019, an increase of 23.2% over 2018.
$10 million project launched to foster kiwi 3D printing startups
Multi-award winning professor Olaf Diegel will start with Auckland University’s Faculty of Engineering in early 2019.
Don’t be the bug - the benefits and dangers of DX
On Friday, IDC IT executive programs group VP Joseph Pucciarelli presented to a room of Kiwi CIOs with advice on how to get past the digital deadlock.
How to choose the best end-to-end solution for your 3D scanning projects
The Geomagic DesignX is the most comprehensive reverse engineering software that combines history-based CAD with 3D Scan data processing.
Kiwi Startup Spotlight: HI Jewellery puts an aesthetic spin on the term ‘wearable tech’
HIJ is offering a unique and new style of jewellery for digital natives, and forward-thinking tech-loving individuals.
Kiwi's 3D printing hobby turns into thriving business
Within three months of buying his 3D printer, Hayden had to buy another one simply to keep up with the demand he'd generated.
Could 3D printers speed up enterprise production?
3D Systems unveiled a next-generation additive metal platform for factory production.
Survey reveals next three years to be crucial for IT in Aussie retail
More than half confided their company would need to adopt new technology within the next three years in order to evolve and stay competitive.
HP snaps up first Aussie customer for new commercial 3D printer
Brisbane-based iOrthotics purchased HP’s Jet Fusion 3D 4200 printing solution.
Kiwi company trains future innovators with robotics, coding and more
'Normal' people like you and I could soon be left in the dust by the generation or two below us as OMGTech! trains our future innovators.
New distie deal brings Robo 3D printing range to Australia
Australia’s largest 3D printer retailer will be distributing Robo’s range of 3D printer and filament products across the country.