As the lead 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 consultant and before that, the Technical Director of Virgo Publishing, LLC, a magazine publisher and events company.
It could be said that personal 3D printing as we know it today is a direct result of Adrian Bowyer's original RepRap movement, because many personal 3D printer manufacturers have roots in the open source community...[read more]
3D Systems announced today that it has acquired San Diego-based Rapid Product Development Group, Inc. (“RPDG”), a provider of on-demand additive and traditional manufacturing services...[read more]
Stratasys has released the details of its latest Objet and it is huge. Weighing in at a whopping 2.4 tons and measuring 9.4 x 6.9 x 6.4 feet, the new Objet 1000 Plus retains...[read more]