3D printing in motion
So far 3D printers are heavy and tThe dimensions of the objects they can print are confined by their own size. PUC-rio’s design labs put the 3D printing process in motion and may erase that major limitation.
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The Digital Academy by Antalis has launched a series of podcast on the digital and sign & display industry. This session deals with the use of creative papers and how the can enhance your print campaigns.
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Microsoft expands in 3D
Microsoft just announced an update to their 3D Builder application with the release of 3D Builder App R5. This is a larger step taken in Microsoft’s strategy towards a more expansive role within the industry.
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Creative functional printing
After covering functional printing in an article, makezine received many emails with interesting items created with a 3D printers. James Bryant made the effort to photograph and explain them all.
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Only 7 % of companies are making their boxes on demand. But that figure is set to grow quickly caused by the explosive rise of e-commerce and several other factors.
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The cure for all inks?
Some swear on LED-UV as a more efficient technology while others still aren’t ready to invest. NarrowWebTech has taken a closer look at the pros and cons of conventional UV and UV-LED curing technologies.
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Online and offline marketing combined
Online and print marketing go hand in hand and should not be handled separately. In this article, Katherine Halek from Social Media Today explains why.
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Stanford University engineers invented an origami microscope made of creased paper, a lens and an LED in alignment. The simple assembly can magnify objects more than 2,000 times. more than 2,000 times.
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