Some concept cars are poorly received, seen as false promises by a company. But the Elmiraj met almost universal approval.
Kinematics is a system for 4D printing that creates complex, foldable forms composed of articulated modules.
“We intend to play in the 3D printing market because it is [adjacent]" to HP’s own multibillion-dollar printing business, CEO Meg Whitman told analysts on the company’s fourth quarter earnings call Tuesday.
As costs of 3D printers go down, the application of 3D printing technology will become more sophisticated every step of the way according to these experts.
Doctors were aided in the skull reconstruction of a 12-year-old boy who had been gravely injured in an accident in 2007.
The use of 3D printing for final part production is growing in several diverse market segments including metal copings for dental crowns, orthopedic implants, and jewelry.
The printing tech has already created batteries with footprints as small as one square millimeter.
Motor sport and technology company Prodrive, better known for producing rally cars, is using a 3D printer costing around $5000 to make spare car parts.
Apple has completed its acquisition of PrimeSense, the Israel-based company focused on 3D sensor technology, for a price sources said was around $360 million.
The Singapore Economic Development Board wants multinational companies to pick Singapore as the location for developing 3D printing and additive manufacturing applications for their businesses.