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Stratasys introduces Objet 500 Connex3 3d printer

Stratasys introduces Objet 500 Connex3 3d printer

The Connex3 has a name straight out of robocop and sci-fi capabilities to boot.

3D Systems launches consumer 3D sculpting software

3D Systems launches consumer 3D sculpting software

$129 Cubify Sculpt is based on Sensable volumetric CAD engine.   3D Systems  today launched Cubify Sculpt, virtual clay sculpting software designed to simplify 3D modeling from a complex, skills-centric design experience to simple, intuitive sculpting. The software will sell for $129, but is currently available for a 14-day free trial. Cubify Sculpt is based on [...]

Stratasys to acquire MakerBot for $403 million

Stratasys to acquire MakerBot for $403 million

Stratasys needed a better retail product line; MakerBot needed to grow. Industrial 3D printing manufacturer Stratasys will acquire desktop 3D printer vendor MakerBot through a merger agreement, the two companies announced today. The deal has an initial value of $403 million, but earned pay-outs could raise the value over time by another $201 million. MakerBot, [...]

Stratasys revenue sets first quarter record, but records net loss

Stratasys revenue sets first quarter record, but records net loss

The quarter benefits from the merger with Objet. The maker of 3D printers stands firm on its 2013 guidance. Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) reports record results for the first quarter of 2013, with revenue of $97.2 million, more than double 1Q12 revenue of $44.9 million. The large jump in year-over-year results is due to the 2012 [...]

Post-merger Stratasys reports strong fourth quarter revenue

Post-merger Stratasys reports strong fourth quarter revenue

Expenses due to the Objet merger forced Stratasys to post a fourth quarter net loss.   Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) turned in solid numbers for its first quarter of operation following its late 2012 merger with Objet Ltd. Combined revenue for the fourth quarter of 2012 (ended December 31, 2012) was $96.4 million, up 23% compared [...]

Geomagic/3D Systems deal accelerates the digital reality revolution

Geomagic/3D Systems deal accelerates the digital reality revolution

3D Systems, Stratasys, and EOS divvy up competitive territories. 3D Systems makes bid for Geomagic and expands software play. By Kathleen Maher The revolution continues at break­neck speed. In the field of digital reality, a term used to define the intersection where digital design, information capture, and additive man­ufacturing come together, there is increas­ing specialization [...]

Student engineers design, build and fly 3D printed airplane

Student engineers design, build and fly 3D printed airplane

Two third-year students successfully built only the third 3D printed aircraft to successfully fly. By Fariss Samarrai When University of Virginia (U.Va.) engineering students posted a YouTube video last spring of a plastic turbofan engine they had designed and built using 3D printing technology, they didn’t expect it to lead to anything except some page [...]

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No more sneakers for commute and heels for work thanks to Day2Night

No more sneakers for commute and heels for work thanks to Day2Night

The idea for shoes with convertible heels went from vision to reality using SolidWorks and a Stratasys 3D printer. During her daily commute, Candice Cabe often noticed that women would wear comfortable shoes but change into heels when they arrived at the office. It dawned on her that it was not the shoes that needed [...]

Stratasys reports record revenue, ends HP distribution deal

Stratasys reports record revenue, ends HP distribution deal

High-end additive fabrication units remain the top sellers. Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS) announced record second quarter financial results, with revenue of $49.4 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012, a 31% increase from the $37.8 million for the same period last year. During the announcement Stratasys also announced it is ending its distribution deal with Hewlett Packard. [...]

Redefining production in the age of Digital Reality

Redefining production in the age of Digital Reality

Software is transforming every stage of the manufacturing process. Small companies with niche technologies are being gobbled up. By Kathleen Maher May Day is over and the workers of the world are still pretty much wearing their chains. Ironically, the children of workers over in China are driving Ferraris and sporting Prada handbags. And, if [...]