We awarded MakerBot Industries' Replicator a Best of CES award in the emerging tech category.
It's an exciting product. That doesn't mean you should go out and buy one.
Are you a product designer, or a mechanical engineer? Do you see yourself starting a small business selling some doo-dad? Maybe you're a passionate hobbyist, a crafter, or an artist. If any of those things describe your interests, the Replicator may be a good fit.
A more generalized consumer certainly could use a 3D printer like the Replicator, or 3D Systems' more affordable Cube. You could make holiday … Read more