Link3D helps users choose AM materials

February 13, 2019

Link3D, which develops workflow systems for additive manufacturing, has launched a new initiative, the Additive Material Recommendation System or AMRS. Essentially, this is an add-on to its existing workflow to make it easier for users to select materials.

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Congra changes tack with Global Graphics deal (Updated)

November 27, 2018

Congra Software is still planning to take over Global Graphics but has abandoned its original offer – which I’ve covered earlier, both with the initial announcement and a more in-depth report. Instead, Congra has opted for an altogether different approach. Continue reading “Congra changes tack with Global Graphics deal (Updated)”

HP updates Indigo presses and PrintOS

October 1, 2018

HP has added a new FM screening mode to its Indigo 12000HD press. The Indigo HDFM mode places ink dots in random-like distribution, increasing the accuracy of ink dot placement, and eliminating the appearance of rosette patterns and moiré. This leads to sharpness in highly detailed images and halftone text applications. This is unlikely to be rolled out to other Indigo presses because it requires the higher resolution of the 12000HD. Continue reading “HP updates Indigo presses and PrintOS”