Microsoft is opening up a whole new dimension of possibilities with the forthcoming release of its 3D scanning app. The app, called MobileFusion, transforms any smartphone into a portable 3D scanner. The tech promises to streamline the ability for anyone to scan an object, create a 3D render, and then print the object using a 3D printer. This would be a huge step forward for the expansion of 3D printing, which has historically been limited to engineers and the tech savvy. The technology is not only impressive, but easy to use. It could herald a golden age for 3D printing.
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