3D printing gets social: New Cubify printer allows you to create, upload and SELL your own inventions
(May 7, 2012) These objects may look tacky, plastic souvenirs the the kind you might buy from street stalls on your summer holidays.
But look closer at the technology behind them, and you realise you are looking at technology would could potentially shake up the way we live.
These products are the outcome of home 3D printers, and as the technology finds itself creeping into our homes, they could provide instant items for you - for instance cutlery and cups, door handles, toys - indeed, almost anything of any shape.
The next 3D printer to launch is called Cubify, which brings something new and exciting to the market - the ability to create, upload, and then sell your own inventions.