Jan. 24, 2014 – IRVINE, Calif. – MatterHackers is shifting its as soon as proprietary “MatterControl” 3D printing software program to an Open Supply mannequin.
Lars Brubaker, CEO of MatterHackers states, “it is a large deal within the open supply 3D printer neighborhood. Different corporations, like MakerBot, are shifting from open techniques to closed techniques, proscribing innovation and ignoring the neighborhood that made them nice. We need to be going the opposite means. We’re working laborious to make sure that the ecosystem round open supply and unbiased 3D printers stays vibrant and aggressive.”
The Desktop 3D Printing market is stuffed with superb new printers coming to market. However most of these printers don’t present a pleasant person interface to allow the patron to simply create & print their designs.
MatterHackers’ “MatterControl” software program solves this downside for each the producer and the patron. As a manufacturer-agnostic, and now Open Supply platform, “MatterControl”(http://www.mattercontrol.com) makes it potential for every producer to simply combine with this resolution. This allows the producer’s clients to take pleasure in a seamless person expertise with their Desktop 3D printer, whereas enabling the rising 3D printer market to thrive.
MatterHackers (http://www.matterhackers.com) positioned in Irvine CA, sells 3D printers and 3D printing consumables. 3D printer producers use their “MatterControl” resolution to offer a clear, customary and shopper pleasant person interface to their printers. Designers use “MatterControl” to create and add their designs/fashions in addition to monetize the fashions like a developer who sells their functions on Apple’s App Retailer. 3D printer customers use “MatterControl” to buy, buy and print 3D designs simply as they use the App Retailer for cell apps.