3D Systems Corporation announced today that its Cube 3D home printer ranked top five out of nineteen in Stuff Magazine's 2012 Cool List.
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The Cube is not the world's first 3D printer, but it has a relatively low price tag and user-friendly touchscreen. Files for your plastic 3D objects can be downloaded online, and a forthcoming app will allow you to scan items on your Kinect.
''We are thrilled and honoured to have been selected for this prestigious and extremely awesome recognition. Cube has been shipping now for just over a month and we continue to be delighted with the overwhelming response to this exciting 'plug and play' 3D printer for the class room and living room,'' said Cathy Lewis, Vice President Global Marketing, 3D Systems.