Occipital Raises $13M for 3D Scanning & Spatial Computing

Occipital Raises $13M for 3D Scanning & Spatial Computing

Occipital , Inc. has been making a stir since the launch of their low-cost 3D scanner on Kickstarter, eventually seeing the licensing of their iPad/iPhone-based Structure Sensor to 3D Systems and the use of the device as a VR headset with positional tracking . The investment community seems to be among those enamored by the […]

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Designer converts an old vintage toolbox into a portable 3D printer

Designer converts an old vintage toolbox into a portable 3D printer

If there’s one thing that can be learned from the general ‘Making’ and 3D printing community, it’s that anything can be modded to one’s particular liking. For Boca Bearings , a Florida-based bearing company, this recently came in the form of a vintage toolbox that was outfitted with its very own portable and collapsible 3D […]

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L-Cheapo Converts 3D Printers into Laser Cutters for Cheapo

L-Cheapo Converts 3D Printers into Laser Cutters for Cheapo

Founded earlier this year by January 2015 by “bright Russian entrepreneur George I Fomitchev and the brilliant electrical engineer, NASA contractor Matteo Borri” , Endurance is in the business of “business robots, lasers, and telepresence rigs.” With such disparate interests, the company is clearly capable of lateral thinking and devising new applications for their technology. […]

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