Ban on Publishing Blueprints for 3-D Guns Extended by Judge

Article 1 Comments A U.S. judge extended a ban on publishing blueprints for 3-D printed guns online, handing a procedural victory to states and gun-control groups that argue the practice will make it easy for criminals and terrorists to get their hands on untraceable firearms. The injunction against Austin, Texas-based […]

Gun Control Advocates Take Aim at 3-D Printed Guns Deal by Trump Administration

Article 5 Comments A Texas nonprofit firm’s plan to publish technical designs for firearms online so anyone with a 3-D printer can use them to manufacture fully operational “downloadable” guns is drawing fire from New Jersey and national gun-control groups. Defense Distributed would violate New Jersey law by allowing anyone […]

State Auto Venture Fund Backs 3-D Printing Startup

Article 0 Comments State Automobile Mutual Insurance Co.’s newly launched $25 million venture fund has made its first investment. The lucky winner is Matterport, a 3-D imaging platform that can be used in underwriting and claims. Neither party – State Auto Labs Fund or Matterport – is disclosing the specific […]