Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss the ongoing Hollywood union strikes, the impacts on small businesses serving production studios and how 3D printing can be a solution.
I’m reading a paper analyzing the economic effectiveness of the Green Fab Lab Network concept.
This week’s question answers a somewhat disturbing question about resin safety.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at Toshiba’s reinvention and its new makerspace initiative.
Charles R. Goulding and Johnson Jiang examine how a 3D printing lab helped transform Cooper Union.
This week’s selection is “The Kickstart Guide To Making Great Makerspaces” by Laura Fleming.
It’s a new year and perhaps it’s time to put your 3D printing goals into action.
Corporate makerspaces have become little-known leaders in innovation, workforce development, and creativity, and are also often the starting point for corporate additive manufacturing adoption.
The tour of this makerspace just outside Denver and Boulder, Colorado took place in September 2019, long before COVID-19 flipped spaces like these on their heads.
Godwyn Morris is the Director of two programs in New York City, Dazzling Discoveries, a STEAM education center for grade school age children and Skill Mill NYC, a “maker space” facility for adults and teens.
We caught up with a professional 3D printer maintenance manager to understand his thoughts on repairing several types of 3D printers in a busy fabrication lab.
Charles Goulding and Greer Veon examine the benefits of using an internal makerspace for corporate or manufacturing innovation.
Formlabs announced a new “Community Spaces” program that should optimize use of Formlabs 3D printing equipment in public fabrication labs.
How can one get involved in 3D printing? There are many ways to learn, use and exploit 3D printing, and we list many ways to do so.
We head to Berlin, Germany in the 2nd installment of my Euro tour learning about HW tech development across the pond.
This tour of MADE Makerspace in Barcelona, Spain was my last stop of jet setting through Europe to learn about HW startup culture there.
Engineers from Michigan Technological University and re:3D propose funding makerspaces and FabLabs through 3D printing of commercial objects, but I have some serious concerns about the concept’s viability.
This week’s selection is “The Makerspace Workbench: Tools, Technologies, and Techniques for Making” by author Adam Kemp.
This week’s selection is “The Maker’s Field Guide: The Definitive Reference for the Professional Designer” by Christopher Armstrong.
This week’s selection is the useful 3D Printer Projects for Makerspaces by Lydia Sloan Cline.
This week’s selection is the useful “3D Printers for Libraries” by author Jason Griffey.
Using a 3D printer (or several) in a makerspace? There are some things to know.
There are a great many makerspaces around the world and we recently were able to visit the Imperial College Advanced Hackspace in London.