General Electric announced on Tuesday plans to acquire two European 3D printing suppliers for the combined price of $1.4 billion. The suppliers, Arcam and SLM Solutions, both provide 3D printing to customers in aerospace and healthcare industries. Arcam builds the metal-based 3D printing tech, while SLM Solutions develops the laser machines used for cutting metal […]
Machines that can think for themselves attached to a global brain with the ability to self replicate? Yeah, we’re making that happen.
On-demand objects may change the world, but they will never wipe out traditional, large-scale manufacturing.