3D News

Newsletters and blog postings are a great way to stay informed about the latest events in 3D technologies. On this page we list a selection of websites that have informative blogs or news pages. "About" information is based on information found on that website. A search of the internet will lead you to many more news items.


3D Printing Industry

About 3D Printing Industry:  "3DPrintingIndustry.com provides a compelling blend of articles, blog posts & opinions, videos and images across all platforms through our main website and social media sites as well as printed media." 

The site features news about any topic that you can think of, including, industry, education, science, software, applications, and the Maker world.


About:  3D-Printing.net brings together the latest news, features and ideas from the world of additive manufacturing (better known as 3D printing). Plus, we look at just how people are using this fast-evolving technology. 3D-Printing - Making parts and products using a computer-driven, additive process, one layer at a time.


About 3Ders.org:  "Innovation and practice are the ultimate driving force of evolution and development, 3ders.org focuses on 3D printing field and its latest technology trends. We are committed to the aggregation and dissemination of the innovative ideas, good design, as well as valuable Know-how and to become the best partner and staunchest supporters of those products that is changing people's lives."


About:  ENGINEERING.com brings the most influential voices in engineering to a worldwide audience of engineers. Our stories are informative, inspiring and entertaining.


About Extremetech:  "We’re a thriving community of users and experts seeking to answer the unanswerable questions of technology. We dig deep into the subterranean depths of technological knowledge, digging up the most vital, behind-the-scenes tidbits that make technocrats drool soda on their chips. How do we know? Because we’re technocrats ourselves, and we’re always drooling.

To put it simply, we’re a one-stop-shop for serious technological needs. Our writers spelunk into the abyss of the future in search of the real story behind what’s out there today, and what will be out there tomorrow. You, our dynamic community fills in all the gaps by gabbing and chatting about anything and everything."


About Fabbaloo:  "Fabbaloo tracks developments in Fabbing, 3D Printing and Desktop Manufacturing. We believe in a future where everyone can easily make any 3D objects by using inexpensive desktop equipment, much like we use inkjet printers today for two-dimensional paper objects. It's also known as Desktop Manufacturing, Rapid Prototyping or Digital Manufacturing. We call it Fabbing."

Geek posts the latest in "3D news and rumors."

About Geek:  "Geek.com has been an online technology resource and community for technology enthusiasts and professionals since 1996. First and foremost a news site, Geek.com sorts through and makes sense of each day’s technology news, featuring the most relevant and useful stories, and saving its readers the trouble of looking through multiple sites to locate the most notable tech stories of the day. Geek.com doesn’t stop there. It also features reviews of the hottest hardware and software, along with computer buying guides, special features, and has hosted one of tech’s most vibrant community forums for over fifteen years. Geeks can feel at home in any of our topic areas including Apple, Gadgets, Games, Mobile and Chips."

RepRap blog

About RepRap blog:  "Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer."

The Shapeways Blog delivers news about 3D printing and Innovation.

About Shapeways:  "On Shapeways, individuals can make, buy and sell their own products.  By providing a platform for our community members to share ideas and gain access to cutting edge technology, we're bringing personalized production to everyone, whether you're already designing in 3D or are looking to find something just right.  We 3D Print everything on-demand, which means that every order is customized and personalized."

VentureBeat delivers news about 3D printing. 

About VentureBeat:  "VentureBeat provides news about innovation for forward-thinking executives. It covers a range of technology trends, from social media to mobile, clean technology, games and chips.  We try to explain what these trends mean for business leaders, executives and other thought leaders in the industry."