Put your head on a Pez dispenser with a 3D printer

Clever. Tasty. Creepy. Hot Pop Factory has been able to make a name for itself by generating creative pieces of jewelry using 3D printers. Now, they’ve used a neat hack with Microsoft’s Xbox Kinect system to scan a person’s head, print it out on a 3D printer, and put it on the top of a… Continue reading Put your head on a Pez dispenser with a 3D printer

Coffee Printer Takes Latte Art to the Next Level

One could argue that it takes latte art up five levels. In this video by rnzohar, the concept of putting drinkable images on the foam of your latte or cappuccino goes well beyond flowers and seashells. While not the first mechanical “java printer” it is definitely the most detailed that we’ve seen. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48djp3qW16g[/youtube] For non-coffee-drinkers,… Continue reading Coffee Printer Takes Latte Art to the Next Level

Epson Employees Take Papercraft to the Streets

I don’t own a printer because, frankly, I don’t want to deal with the cost of ink. Ink is hella expensive, and besides, if and when I need to print, a pro will generally do a better job than the streaky bullfart a home inkjet produces. Imagine my chagrin at these Epson employees, who have… Continue reading Epson Employees Take Papercraft to the Streets