Advanced 3D printed fruit simulator could hold key to food security

While many stories about 3D printing food raise a smile, a fruit simulator may have important applications. The rate of food waste, even before a product reaches the home, is one of the key factors driving up the cost of fresh fruit and vegetables in stores. In cold chain supply, fresh produce keeps...

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Posted on Jul 25, 2017

3D Printing News Sliced: HP, LPW Technology, Facebook and Microsoft Paint

This week in the Sliced 3D printing news digest: Perfected3D, Proto Labs, Union Tech, Sculpteo, HP, Creaform, Superfeet, LPW Technology, Solidscape, EOS, Sintavia, Source3, Facebook and Microsoft Paint. Perfected3D launches free beta of auto-modeling software Newcastle based startup company Perfec...

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Posted on Jul 25, 2017

InstantCAD plug-in supercharges existing CAD software

Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and Columbia University have developed a new CAD software plug-in that optimizes the 3D modelling process. The main concept behind the InstantCAD software, hence the name, is ease and speed of use. The pape...

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Posted on Jul 25, 2017

Boeing signs $1 billion contract with Dassault Systèmes for 3DEXPERIENCE software

French 3D software company Dassault Systèmes has announced the signing of an extensive new contract with aerospace company Boeing. The agreement is primarily concerned with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE software platform and is hoped to provide a digital edge over competitors Airbus. Acco...

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Posted on Jul 25, 2017

Simplify3D version 4.0, new features for 3D printing

Simplify3D is one of the most popular 3D printing software tools available and used by many to optimize models for printing. Earlier this year, the Cincinatti based company were shortlisted by our readers for the 2017 3D Printing Industry Awards. Now, version 4.0 of Simplify3D is available. The soft...

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Posted on Jul 25, 2017

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