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Steve Heller

Covering 3-D printing at the intersection of business, investing, and what it means for the future of manufacturing. Contributor since December 2012.

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Fri Jul 11

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General Electric Company Is Like a Start-Up With Unlimited Resources

It has an entrepreneurial spirit that's unmatched for its size.

Thu Jul 10

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How the Community Helped General Electric Company Solve an Age-Old Problem

Thanks to the design freedom offered by 3-D printing and the varying perspectives of the community, General Electric achieved greatness.

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Inside the Mind of a General Electric Company Chief Manufacturing Scientist

A primer on the “Brilliant Factory.”

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How 3-D Printing Fits Into Advanced Manufacturing at General Electric Company

Advanced manufacturing is big business at General Electric.

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This Company Hopes to Disrupt 3D Systems Corporation and Stratasys, Ltd.

By using ordinary copy paper, this 3-D printing company boasts a running cost between five and 30 times less than competing 3D Systems and Stratasys systems.

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3 Major Announcements From 3D Systems Corporation and Stratasys, Ltd.'s Disruptive Competitor

This privately held company may not be well known to investors, but it’s causing a headache for 3D Systems and Stratasys.

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When Stratasys, Ltd.'s MakerBot Becomes an Expensive Cost of Doing Business

The point when it no longer makes economic sense.

Tue Jul 8

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How Arcam AB ORD Differentiates Itself From the Competition

Arcam's proprietary metal 3-D printing technology may give it an advantage over competing technologies.

Mon Jul 7

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Exclusive Interview With Proto Labs Inc. CTO Rob Bodor

Talking the latest business developments.

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Proto Labs Inc.'s Massive Market Opportunity

Having only generated a little more than $163 million in revenue last year, it’s strikingly clear that the company has a massive runway for long-term growth potential.

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CTO Exclusive: Proto Labs Inc.'s Near-Term Strategy Revealed

Get an inside perspective about its top priorities.

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Proto Labs Inc.'s CTO Reveals Its R&D Strategy

Get the inside perspective.

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Beyond Speed, Here's How Proto Labs Inc. Differentiates Itself From the Competition

Hypothetically, Proto Labs could face increased competition in terms of speed and quality, which would make it harder for the company to remain differentiated.

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Proto Labs Inc. Isn't Just an Early Stage Manufacturer

In the age of mass customization, Proto Labs offers more than the basics.

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Proto Labs Inc. CTO Elaborates on CEO's Comments

See how Proto Labs differentiates itself from the crowd.

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Proto Labs Inc.'s CTO Breaks Down Its Business Model

Gain an insider perspective of this fast manufacturer.

Wed Jul 2

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Say Goodbye to "Made in China"

This transformative technology could disrupt China's manufacturing stronghold.

Tue Jul 1

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Why 3-D Printing Stocks Continued to Skyrocket Today

What is the driving force behind today’s excitement?

Mon Jun 30

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The 1 Thing 3-D Printing Needs in Order to Cross the Chasm

According to General Electric, there’s one major thing that’s holding back 3-D printing adoption rates in manufacturing.

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What 3-D Printing Companies Don't Want You to Know About General Electric Company

The industry’s dirty little secret that may negatively affect investing in 3-D printing.

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