Friday, March 27, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel in Talks to buy Altera: report
MediaTek Releases New High-end Smartphone Helio SoC
Google To Get Into The Operating Room
Data Requests To Microsoft Decreased
Google Defeated in English Court - Decision Opens Door for Litigation by Millions of British Apple Users
LG G4 Smartphone Coming Late April
BlackBerry Posts Quarterly Profit
AMD Showcases DirectX 12 Performance in new 3DMark API Overhead Feature Test
Active Discussions
how to copy and move data files to dvd-rw
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
 Home > News > Mobiles > Motorol...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, November 22, 2013
Motorola Inks 3D Printing Deal For Customizable Smartphone Parts


3D Systems has entered into a development agreement with Google' s Motorola Mobility to create a high-speed 3D printing production platform and fulfilment system in support of Motorola's Project Ara.

Project Ara aims to develop highly-custom, modular smartphones that afford users the opportunity to make functional and aesthetic choices about their device.

"With Project Ara, we asked the question, 'How do we bring the benefits of customization and an open hardware ecosystem to 6 billion people?' That is our driving application. It requires technical advances in areas such as material strength and printing with conductive inks for antennas. And those advances must support production-level speeds and volumes, which is a natural partnership with 3D Systems," said Regina Dugan, Senior Vice President and head of Motorola's Advanced Technology & Projects group.

3D Systems plans to expand its multi-material printing capabilities including conductive and functional materials. The company also plans to combine additive and subtractive manufacturing methods, and deliver an integrated high-speed production platform. Pending successful completion of the development phase, 3D Systems is expected to manufacture 3D-printed Ara smartphone enclosures and modules as Motorola?s exclusive partner.

3D printing involves taking a plastic filament, melting it and spitting it out to make parts.




Previous
Next
Get An Unlocked iPhone 5S From Apple Store        All News        ARM Sees No Need For 128-bit Processors
Get An Unlocked iPhone 5S From Apple Store     Mobiles News      ARM Sees No Need For 128-bit Processors

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New Moto E LTE Smartphone Start shipping on For $150
Motorola Considers Sale: reports
Motorola Returns To The Chinese Market with Three New Phones
Motorola Returns to China with Moto X, Moto X Pro and Moto G
Find Your Phone With The Motorola Keylink
Android Lollipop Rolling Out to Moto X, Moto G
Moto 360 Gets New Straps, Watchface Designer and Fitness Hub
Motorola Becomes Part Of Lenovo
Motorola DROID Turbo Smartphone Charges In Minutes
Motorola Droid Turbo Rocks With Impressive Specs
Motorola Launches Moto 360 Smartwatch, New Moto X, Moto G Smartphones, And The Moto Hint
Motorola Said To Make Google's Next Phablet

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .