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.
The 3D Printer Experience in Chicago, IL. has announced that its doors will be open on April 22nd, 2013. The store is designed to introduce people to the world of 3D printing. It offers access to over twenty 3D printers, a 3D scanning system and a custom app for designing pendants.[read more]
In code labs and meeting rooms throughout the software industry, programmers and product managers are trying to produce 3D printing's killer app...[read more]
Printrbot has announced the immediate availability of the Printrbot Simple, a small, entry level 3D printer. The first 99 buyers will get the printer for $249, those following will pay $299.[read more]