3D-Printing: publishing just got interesting

3D-printing, the use of printing-devices to 'print' three-dimensional (3D) objects has developed over several years from a niche technology into an increasingly widespread reality across the globe. Technological and commercial developments in the field have rapidly rendered 3D-printing within affordable reach of consumers and businesses, with some printing devices costing only a few hundred dollars. […]

Jim Chalmers on 3D-printing

Dr Jim Chalmers MP, Labor member for Rankin has a great article on the Guardian website about 3D-printing that's worth a read: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/11/3d-printing-not-yet-a-new-industrial-revolution-but-its-impact-will-be-huge