05 Dec '17, 9am

Makerbot Labs Pivots to New Target Audiences by Opening Its 3D Printer Software #3dprinting

Makerbot Labs Pivots to New Target Audiences by Opening Its 3D Printer Software #3dprinting

When technology history is written, 2013 and 2014 will be noted as the years of “peak hype” for 3D printing. The promise of a “3D printer in every home” was a popular one in technology news. As we near the dawn of 2018, the hype has receded, and 3D printer manufacturers have realized two things: most people don’t need a 3D printer in their home, and even if they had one, they’d spend more time on the phone troubleshooting with customer service because of the printers’ inherent complexity. Before computers had easy-to-use operating systems, the Internet and consumer-friendly apps, most people who didn’t know a computer language didn’t own one. 3D printers are in a similar place today: Unless you're an educator, designer or engineer, or you’re in possession of CAD and design skills, you probably won't have much use for one. This has left the creators of smaller printers scra...

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