16×9 Episode “3D Printing: Make anything you want” (video)
Here’s a short but intelligently-covered snapshot of a few notable figures from the world of 3D printing on Canada’s Global TV show “16×9”. While this program only covers a few out of dozen of great figures from the field in is quarter hour, the solid interviews and level of discourse of the piece as a whole make it a model mainstream news teams should take note of. Via Fabbaloo.
Imagine a world where you can make anything you want, just by pressing “print”. 3D printers have arrived and they promise a fascinating future, depending on what we make.
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