Friday, September 16, 2011

THE NEXT TRILLION DOLLAR INDUSTRY: 3D Printing

This is a great article about the future opportunity in 3D Printing!

To hear enthusiasts tell it, the technique of additive manufacturing, better known as 3D printing, has the potential to change not just manufacturing, but the world.

3D printing today makes prototyping and manufacturing complex, custom objects simpler but tomorrow, everyone will have a 3D printer on their desk and make their own sneakers and hats.

3D printing is getting hyped right now, with a front page story in The Economist and a long article in the Times, but we actually think it is underhyped. Read the full article here:
http://www.businessinsider.com/3d-printing-2011-2

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