Going further up the pricing scale, MakerBot's new two-color 3D printer is one of the most exciting products in its category.
For those willing to invest the time and the money, the MakerBot Replicator will provide the most powerful consumer 3D printing experience available.
The co-founder of the 3D printer company steps down to take on a new leadership role at its parent company, Stratasys.
Available for preorder tomorrow, the toolmaker's 3D Idea Builder goes on sale at Home Depot and Amazon in November.
The desktop 3D printer maker, a Stratasys subsidiary, is taking over assets of a German partner to form MakerBot Europe.
At CES in Las Vegas, MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis shows off the company's new industrial-strength 3D printer, the Z18. The new printer is 12x12x18 inches and designed for the professional 3D printer market, and will be available in the spring of 2014.
FirstBuild is working with MakerBot to realize its micro-manufacturing vision.
MakerBot announces the availability of the fifth-generation Replicator Mini Compact 3D printer, which retails for $1,375.
Similar to the Skylanders and Disney Infinity video games, multiple Nintendo titles will now get their own line of figurines. Also, TuneIn Radio gets a social tune-up and Mink promises printable makeup.
3D printing is proving to be a formidable battleground in enterprise hardware. A deal with MakerBot could already push Dell ahead of the rest.