Hamburg Startup Creates Lifelike Miniature 3D Printouts of Customers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As 3D printing technology gets into the hands of more people, odd and yet somewhat interesting startups have begun forming. ¬†Twinkind is one of these startups, based in the German town of Hamburg, and they are using the technology to create lifelike replicas of their customers. While getting a mini-replica …

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German Police Investigate Possible Threats and Uses of 3D-Printed Firearms

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Back in May, media outlets and politicians around the world expressed concerns over the posted designs for a gun that could be created using an in-home 3D printer.  Cody Wilson, the founder of Defense Distributed, showed how an $8,000 3D printer and about $35 in parts could create the ‘Liberator’ …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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