As editor for 3D Printer World, Mike tracks industry news and developments across a broad range of topics. He is an IT professional and analyst, software developer, 3D modeler and 3D printing enthusiast. Prior to launching 3D Printer World, Mike was an IT and marketing consultant and before that, the Technical Director of Virgo Publishing, LLC, a magazine publisher and events company.
For its one year anniversary, Leapfrog is giving away a dual extrusion Creatr 3D printer. The contest runs through the end of May. It can be entered by going to Leapfrog's Facebook page, then sharing and liking their post about the contest. Optionally, a filament package including 10 colors...[read more]
Based on an article in the Wall Street Journal (subscription required) citing people familiar with the matter, rumors are swirling that MakerBot is in acquisition talks with potential suitors.[read more]