MakerBot said it has announced the MakerBot Developer Program, created to encourage app and game developers to take their creations to a new level and include 3D printing capabilities in desktop, mobile, tablet, and console-based apps and games.
The MakerBot Developer Program will give developers unprecedented access to tools and resources to use the MakerBot Replicator 3D Printing Platform for iOS, Android, Web, and more. To help kick-off this exciting opportunity, MakerBot is also announcing that Modio, a new 3D printing app for the iPad that allows users to design fully poseable creatures and characters and then 3D print them on a MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer, is the first MakerBot-Ready App and the first MakerBot Developer Program launch partner.
MakerBot, a subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS), is leading the next industrial revolution by setting the standards in reliable and affordable desktop 3D printing. Founded in 2009, MakerBot sells desktop 3D printers to innovative and industry-leading customers worldwide, including engineers, architects, designers, educators and consumers. To learn more, visit makerbot.com.
Modio Inc. is a corporation at the forefront of 3D printing and play. For more information visit www.modio3D.com.