Microsoft to implement new 3D printing format in Windows 8.1

By Shawn Knight
Aug 23, 2013
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  1. Companies like MakerBot and Stratasys continue to push the 3D scanning and printing initiative into the home on the hardware side, a move that isn’t going unnoticed by those that build software. As such, Microsoft is stepping up to the...

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  2. m4a4

    m4a4 TS Addict Posts: 605   +170

    Good. I hate it when there's too much proprietary stuff floating around. Just makes everything more complex...
  3. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,227   +957

    Too bad this is exclusive to Windows 8.1.
  4. Nima304

    Nima304 TS Enthusiast Posts: 356   +57

    Still not getting Windows 8.1.
  5. So happy Microsoft isn't proprietary...
  6. They are only trying to ride this horse. 3d printing will remain - or ultimately become - open source.

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