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HP reportedly set to split off PC, printer business

A split would be an about-face on CEO Meg Whitman's original strategy to keep the company together.

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3D printing expands to nearly 100 UPS Stores across the U.S.

UPS is just the latest company to go big on 3D printing by providing the technology to nearly 100 retail locations nationwide.

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Microsoft adds 3D printing via cloud to application

Users will be able to print 3D models for home delivery in Microsoft's 3D Builder app.

All-in-one 3D printer can mill too

A homemade machine from Boston area Mebotics can do both additive and subtractive manufacturing with 3D printing and milling capabilities. Follow reporter Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb

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Amazon launches 3D printing store with customizable items

If you can't make or design your own 3D printed stuff you can now customize a reseller's designs on Amazon.

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This robot from Zuta Labs may change the way you print

The future of portable printing may be contained in Zuta's Pocket Printer, a four-wheeled robot that's a little smaller than a CD case. But that's only if its makers can improve on a crowd-funded prototype.

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New MakerBot app lets you design, modify, and print 3D objects from your iPad

The MakerBot PrintShop app might not technically be the first 3D printing app for the iPad, but it's one specifically designed to make it simple to use with the MakerBot line.

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Intel introduces 'Jimmy,' the first member of a family of 3D-printed robot kits

The company is developing 3D-printed robots that mimic humans

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Epson's new office inkjets have a secret weapon: fast PrecisionCore printheads

Cheap color lasers have more inkjets to worry about. The PrecisionCore printheads on Epson's new WorkForce printers promise faster printing and crisp-looking output. We're testing one right now to learn more.

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Autodesk announces 'Spark' open software platform for 3D printing

The company will also be offering its own 3-D printer

Home inkjet printer fabricates circuit boards on photo paper

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The ink costs $500 a bottle, but only a few cents are needed to make a circuit

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3D printer price drops could lure home users

3D printer prices have fallen to less than $500, but basic models can print only limited objects and colors.

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It can lick any color laser in the house: New HP Officejets tackle corporate workloads

Whatever you thought about inkjets, these are different. The new HP Officejet Enterprise Color MFP X585 and HP Officejet Enterprise Color X555 are faster and cheaper to operate than their color-laser competition.

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HP plans 3D printer announcement for June

There are two big problems with 3D printers, HP CEO Meg Whitman says, and the company will reveal how they've solved them in a few months.