Apple Goes 3D: iPhone 7 Plus Likely to Have 3D Cameras for Mixed Reality Apps

My wife can tell you that I get no pleasure out of saying “I told you so,” except when it comes to psychic-like predictions about the future of global trends or technology.  In the case of rumors that the iPhone 7 Plus will have a 3D camera, I can happily say, “I told you so.” MacRumors has obtained a research note from reliable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stating that the “iPhone 7 Plus” could feature dual rear cameras for 3D imaging

 

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3 Design Tips for 3D Robots and Toys!

This article is written by pro illustrator and toy designer David White who created the MechaZone toy robot series.  He will share some of the design tips and tricks he’s learned from his experience as both a 3D designer and maker.  Keep these pointers in mind when you design for 3D printing and you’ll be well on your way to creating great toy designs that print beautifully.

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Graphene 3D Lab Introduces New, Powerful Magnetic Filament 

 

The magnetic filament is available in 1.75 mm diameter, in 350-gram quantities for $39.99. The color is flat black, giving printed objects a cast iron appearance. Because of the iron content, the filament is more brittle and abrasive than standard PLA, so expect some increased wear on your nozzle; Graphene 3D Labs suggests doing a first level adjustment and using a larger or wear-resistant nozzle for longer prints. Unlike other iron products, however, it’s unlikely to rust.

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MarkForged Leads Explosive Growth in 3D Printing Technologies for Manufacturing

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.MarkForged, Inc – a company focused on industrial strength 3D printing for businesses – is announcing today a strong finish to 2015, with 400% growth in revenue year over year. Adoption of the world’s strongest 3D printed plastics continues accelerating within and across several vertical markets including: automotive; systems integration and installation; machining services; customized durable goods; industrial automation; small lot production; tooling for mass production; and aerospace and defense.

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HP Reveals More Info About Their Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing Technology, Plans for Second 3D Printer

HP Reveals More Info About Their Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing Technology, Plans for Second 3D Printer.There have been precious few technical details about the new Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) 3D printing technology that HP Inc. is developing

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