Category Archives: 3D Printing

STANLEY Model 1 3D Printer Review – Plus a Fidget Spinner Giveaway!

STANLEY Model 1 3D Printer Review – Plus a Fidget Spinner Giveaway!

Stanley Black & Decker has partnered with South Korean printer company Sindoh to create the STANLEY Model 1, an easy-to-use 3D printer for beginners and experts alike. Everything about the Model 1 appears to have been developed with the idea of making 3D printing as simple as possible, allowing anyone to go from unboxing to printing in a matter of minutes. Read More

New Kickstarter – 3D Printed Buildings From Fat Dragon Games

New Kickstarter – 3D Printed Buildings From Fat Dragon Games

I’ve got a large post coming up in mid-September featuring a number of fantasy RPG gaming aids, and I’ll be covering Fat Dragon Games’ new Kickstarter in a bit more detail in that post. The Kickstarter, however, has already started and there are a number of stretch goals and surprises in store for backers. Read More

Southwest Maker Fest Happening This Weekend

Southwest Maker Fest Happening This Weekend

Mesa, Arizona, will once again host the Southwest Maker Fest, a collaborative one-day festival and gathering for a community of makers seeking to achieve the “vision of a connected community, empowered by creativity.” The event will take place on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in the heart of downtown Mesa from 12pm to 7pm and is free to the public. Read More

Pip-Boy: Desktop Edition

Pip-Boy: Desktop Edition

I’ve always dreamed of having my own wearable Pip-Boy and was seriously tempted by the ‘Fallout 4’ Pip-Boy Edition, but couldn’t justify the price. Now that I’ve read some reviews, and had a chance to look at one in person, I’m very glad that I didn’t splurge. While it works nicely and, with some distressing paint, would be great for cosplay, it isn’t practical or comfortable to wear while gaming. I still want a Pip-Boy-type device, so, instead of buying or building a wearable device, I’m working on a desktop model. Read More

Mcor ARKe Scores Big at CES

Mcor ARKe Scores Big at CES

After attending last year’s event–a feat that was as exciting as it was exhausting–I have decidedly NOT been following CES 2016. That being said, I have been keeping my eyes peeled for mentions of one device in particular, the Mcor ARKe. Read More

Learn How to Incorporate 3D Modeling Into ‘Minecraft’

Learn How to Incorporate 3D Modeling Into ‘Minecraft’

In James Floyd Kelly’s new book, ‘Digital Engineering with Minecraft,’ you’ll learn how to do 3D modeling and import those models into ‘Minecraft,’ make mazes to bring into the game, and even take creations from your real world and incorporate them into the ‘Minecraft’ world. Read More