3D printing is all the rage this holiday season. One company wants to make it easier to recreate objects using a 3D scanner.
We've already seen 3D printers, so why not 3D scanners as well? MakerBot's new $1400 Digitizer lets you scan 3D objects, converting them into digital models you can manipulate and then print on your 3D printer.
Several 3D printers that debuted at the first Inside 3D Printing conference in NYC now cost less than your laptop.
Consumers getting excited about the idea of at-home 3D printers may not want to get their hopes up anytime soon, Gartner research director Pete Basiliere says.
If you don’t want to shell out the cash for your own 3D printer, use Sculpteo to create and print your own iPhone case instead.