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3D Systems expands its partnership with Japan’s Canon Marketing

3D Systems Corp

3D Systems announced today that Canon Marketing, part of the Canon group, joined its network of resellers in Japan. Canon expands its offerings to include all of 3D Systems’ advanced manufacturing portfolio with this move. This expansion proves that Canon aims to further growth through business creation and evolve into a service company. Canon will market and sell all of 3D ... Read More »

Yahoo Japan unveils 3D printing technology – 3D Search Engine-Printer

Yahoo Japan 3D Search Engine Printer

The internet firm Yahoo Japan has developed technology to produce solid plastic objects with 3D printers based on computer searches, and it may be named as 3D Search Engine-Printer. The technology works as follows: If the word “horse” is spoken into the machine, it searches for a drawing of the animal on the Internet. In about 15 minutes, it produces ... Read More »

Japan to support 3D printer development

After we shared a related news from Taiwan yesterday, Kinpo Group ventures into 3D printing, NHK World reported that the Japanese government also plans to support domestic makers to develop cost-effective 3D printers and the industry ministry officials stated that they hope to catch up with the United States and Germany in public-private sector cooperation for 3D printing.   They plan ... Read More »