Industrial Design


World's First 3D-Printed Car Design Revealed

World's First 3D-Printed Car Design Revealed

Local Motors has announced the ReLoad Redacted car as the winners of the first 3D printed car competition which will be produce...

Jul 9 2015, 9:11am CDT

3D Printer Robots to Print Steel Bridge

3D Printer Robots to Print Steel Bridge

A dutch startup announced to 3D print a bridge over water....

Jun 15 2015, 7:56am CDT

Jony Ive is Now Just a Sir at Apple

Jony Ive is Now Just a Sir at Apple

Tim Cook confirmed Ive’s promotion in a letter sent to Apple employees. Jony Ive is pulls out the daily grind and is now one of...

May 26 2015, 12:35am CDT

3D Printing Saved Live of Babies

3D Printing Saved Live of Babies

3D printing enabled doctors to save the lives of babies suffering from terminal form of tracheobronchomalacia, which causes the...

Apr 30 2015, 4:40am CDT

4D Printing enables Shape Shifting Structures

4D Printing enables Shape Shifting Structures

Scientists take 3D printing to the next level with 4D printing....

Apr 27 2015, 1:02am CDT

Girl Gets New Hand Thanks to 3D Printing

Girl Gets New Hand Thanks to 3D Printing

She lost it from compartment syndrome, when her position during childbirth cut off the flow of blood to her left forearm, irrep...

Apr 6 2015, 3:17pm CDT

CLIP: A Terminator-Inspired 3D Printer which is 100 Times Faster

Terminator-Inspired 3D Printer CLIP is 100 Times Faster

A new 3D printer bearing the title CLIP is even more sophisticated than previous models. It is faster and acts in a more solid...

Mar 19 2015, 7:08am CDT

CGTrader's Design Competition for Apple Watch Debut

CGTrader's Design Competition for Apple Watch Debut

3D professionals can submit their designs for printables compatible with the watch...

Mar 13 2015, 1:06pm CDT

3D Systems and FreshFiber bring 3D printed Apple Watch bands

3D Systems and FreshFiber Bring 3D Printed Apple Watch Bands

These bands are printed using Everlast (nylon) material in 3D Systems’ Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) machines...

Mar 11 2015, 1:12pm CDT

CES 2015 New 3D Printer Expectations

CES 2015 New 3D Printer Expectations

CES 2015 allots a separate marketplace for 3D printing this time....

Dec 15 2014, 8:40am CST

3D scanning technology coming to CES 2015

3D scanning technology coming to CES 2015

Cappasity, Inc. to unveil new product...

Dec 15 2014, 6:22am CST

KOSSEL MINI D.I.Y. 3D PRINTER

KOSSEL MINI D.I.Y. 3D PRINTER

Kossel mini D.I.Y. 3D Printer contains all the parts and screws to both the board and so on, all of the wiring has been plugs,...

Nov 22 2014, 10:36am CST

Foodini allows you to 3D print your dinner

Foodini allows you to 3D print your dinner

The new Foodini puts a twist on the traditional 3D printer, Foodini cooks with stainless steel capsules and edible ingredients....

Nov 8 2014, 12:15pm CST

Strati: 3D Printed Car Printed and Built in 6 Days

Strati: 3D Printed Car Printed and Built in 6 Days

The 3D Printing revolution has reached cars. Local Motors demonstrated the first 3D Printed Car and it is ready to drive....

Sep 16 2014, 4:46am CDT

Tango PC is a Desktop Computer that fits in your Pocket

Tango PC is a Desktop Computer that fits in your Pocket

After raising over $300,000 during a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo earlier this year, the team beh...

Jul 8 2014, 4:21am CDT

Shapify.me Creates 3D Statues of You

Shapify.me Creates 3D Statues of You

Taking a photo of yourself (a selfie) with your iPhone or smartphone is now passé. Shapify.me from the Artec Group aims to let...

Jun 24 2014, 4:25am CDT

Apple Beats Deal is Another Design Over Technology Win

Apple Beats Deal is Another Design Over Technology Win

Commodification means we’re leaving the era of technology and entering the era of design and style Apple’s $3 billion acquisiti...

Jun 2 2014, 1:27am CDT

The $250 MOD-t delivers simplicity and beauty in a 3D printer

The $250 MOD-t delivers simplicity and beauty in a 3D printer

The folks at New Matter are looking to simplify the process so that anyone can output the items they desire...

May 29 2014, 10:26am CDT

Sales Of 3D Metal Printers Grew Over 75% In 2013

Sales Of 3D Metal Printers Grew Over 75% In 2013

Sales of 3D printers capable of manufacturing metal parts are growing rapidly, according to a new report by 3D printing industr...

May 22 2014, 3:08am CDT

You can now buy 3D printed models of iPhone 6

You can now buy 3D printed models of iPhone 6

Designed by Martin Hajek, the model is based on the exact specifications which have leaked thus far...

May 11 2014, 7:39am CDT

Google's project Ara will ditch traditional printing process

Google's project Ara will ditch traditional printing process

3D printing technique will help to customize and flexible manufacturing process will allow for required adjustments...

May 2 2014, 12:49pm CDT

Micro 3D Printer sales hit $2 million on Kickstarter

Micro 3D Printer sales hit $2 million on Kickstarter

Kickstarter has yet another outstanding venture in the form of the M3D Micro 3D printer....

Apr 13 2014, 12:50pm CDT

Outdoor Furniture: Top Styles & Trends

Outdoor Furniture Trends & Styles

Outdoor furniture is to a house what clothes are to a man. Read on to know the top styles and trends in this genre of home déco...

Apr 12 2014, 9:39am CDT

New Ultra-fast (500x) 3D Printer Coming

Speed. We do not like to wait. Printing a document on a laser printer makes us antsy and that’s fairly quick. Printing a large...

Feb 28 2014, 1:28pm CST

First 3D Mouse Steals The Show

First 3D Mouse Steals The Show

Like most mice, this mouse sat quietly in a booth at the annual SolidWorks World 2014 show in San Diego this week. Unassuming,...

Jan 29 2014, 11:22pm CST

Stratasys' takes 3D printing to another level  Engadget

Stratasys' takes 3D printing to another level

Stratasys' takes 3D printing to another level with its new Objet500 Connex3 3D...

Jan 27 2014, 10:35am CST

I4U news

The Future Of 3D Printing And Manufacturing

3D printers are extensively used in manufacturing. However, so far, their use has been limited and restricted to specific proce...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Objet500 Connex 3D printer from Stratasys

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Objet500 Connex 3D printer from Stratasys...

Jan 5 2014, 10:26am CST

Prediction 2014: Hardware Is The New Software

Prediction 2014: Hardware Is The New Software

The biggest thing that I noticed in 2013 was the amount of energy in small hardware startups. Even without a really robust infr...

Jan 1 2014, 10:16am CST

3D Printing This Year And Next: A Talk With Brock Hinzmann

3D Printing This Year And Next: A Talk With Brock Hinzmann

“I’d much rather that people talk about the uses of 3D printing in robotics (such as drones) rather than about issues such as p...

Dec 31 2013, 5:11pm CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Top ten MP3 Player deals from Amazon

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Top ten MP3 Player deals from Amazon

Here is a summary on hot Holiday gift tip of Top ten MP3 Player deals from the I4U News Holiday Gift Guide 2013. Take a look be...

Dec 18 2013, 11:49pm CST

LulzBot 3D desktop printer is $1995 Cyber Monday Special

LulzBot 3D desktop printer is $1995 Cyber Monday Special

3D printer is under $2000 on Cyber Monday...

Nov 29 2013, 9:02am CST

Microsoft’s 3D Printing App '3D Builder' Arrives on Windows 8.1

Microsoft’s 3D Printing App '3D Builder' Arrives on Windows 8.1

While not a part of the mainstream yet, 3D printing has a small audience that is getting bigger with the passage of time. That...

Nov 16 2013, 7:29am CST

3D Printed Metal Gun Tested in US

3D Printed Metal Gun Tested

The world’s first 3D printed metal gun is a reality today as it is tested in Texas, US. Enter a scenario where a weapon can be...

Nov 9 2013, 3:26am CST

Google Doodle Celebrates Raymond Loewy's 120th Birthday

Google Doodle Celebrates Raymond Loewy's 120th Birthday

Google has today honored the genius industrial designer, Raymond Loewy by displaying a doodle of his steam locomotive on his 12...

Nov 5 2013, 5:32am CST

UK Police Raid First 3D Gun-Printing Factory, Seize Components

UK Police Raid First 3D Gun-Printing Factory, Seize Components

Police in the UK made a raid on what could possibly be the first 3D gun-printing factory. A 3D printer was confiscated along w...

Oct 25 2013, 5:02am CDT

NASA is Planning to Launch First 3D Printer in Space Next Year

NASA is Planning to Launch First 3D Printer in Space Next Year

NASA is about to take a giant step in 2014. It will transport first 3D printer via space flight to the International Space Stat...

Oct 1 2013, 7:02am CDT

MakerBot will Ship $1400 Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner in October

MakerBot will Ship $1400 Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner in October

MakerBot has come out with its $1400 Digitizer to solve our desktop 3D scanning problems in a jiffy. Pre-orders of the device a...

Aug 23 2013, 5:25am CDT