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Sketchfab lets you import 3D models into your favorite 3D software

Sketchfab has built a huge library of 3D models. Some of them are available under a Creative Common license, others can be purchased. The startup now wants to help you do stuff with all this content.

Sketchfab launches a store to become a stock photo site for 3D models

Sketchfab just launched a store so that you can buy and sell 3D models and reuse them in commercial projects. This is a major new feature for Sketchfab, which has become one of the biggest repositorie

Sketchfab’s app might be the best way to try ARKit

One of the big promises with iOS 11 is ARKit. This new framework makes it much easier to look at virtual objects in the real world using augmented reality. Sketchfab has been building the biggest 3D m

Sketchfab adds 3D sound to its 3D model sharing platform

Sketchfab wants to become a sort of YouTube for 3D models and scenes. While the service started as a way to show off static 3D objects, the company has added a ton of interactive tools over time, maki

VR is gaining ground in the academic world and the 3D industry

Two recent survey reports came in with news on positive traction in VR adoption by two very different segments of the industry: academic institutes and the 3D modeling community.

The reality of VR/AR trial

If you haven’t heard about VR/AR by now, your desert island must not have Wi-Fi. But there are millions of folks who know about VR/AR who haven’t seen it yet. User trial is on the critical path fo

GeoCV captures your apartment in vivid 3D

Apartment walk-throughs are necessary but uneventful. You visit the kitchen, hit the bathroom, size up the bedroom, kick a dead cockroach into the front closet and then sign a contract. But what if yo

The reality of AR/VR survival

VR will be big, AR will be bigger (and take longer). But as in most early-stage tech markets, growth will be curved, not straight. There will be a few billion dollars of revenue this year, a progressi

The reality of augmented and virtual reality venture capital

AR/VR is the new hotness. VCs invested $1.7 billion in the 12 months leading to March 2016, $1.2 billion of that in the first quarter of this year alone. There are four AR/VR unicorns already (Magic L

Sketchfab now supports all VR headsets for its 3D model sharing platform

You saw it coming, right? 3D model repository <a target="_blank" href="https://sketchfab.com/">Sketchfab</a> just <a target="_blank" href="https://blog.sketchfab.com/announcing-sketchfab-vr-apps-webvr

This Insane Rack Made Out Of 53 GoPros Captures 3D Movies

<a target="_blank" href="https://sketchfab.com">Sketchfab</a> is an online platform to view and share 3D files. The company has been adding a bunch of new features over the past few months, including

Sketchfab Adds ‘View In VR’ Button To Its 3D Model Sharing Platform

In its latest feature expansion, 3D model repository Sketchfab has just added a VR button, allowing owners of Google Cardboard to don their VR goggles to get a more immersive view of the content on it

Sketchfab Adds Animations To Its 3D Model Sharing Platform

3D model repository <a target="_blank" href="https://sketchfab.com">Sketchfab</a> just added a nifty little feature that should appeal to 3D animators. You can now <a target="_blank" href="https://ske

Sketchfab, The Platform For 3D Files, Lands $7M Series A Led By FirstMark

Sketchfab, the online platform for 3D file sharing, has today announced the close of a $7 million Series A round led by FirstMark Capital. Existing investors TechStars, Balderton, Partech and Borealis

Sketchfab Becomes A 3D Printing Repository By Letting You Download 3D Objects

Sketchfab is launching a much needed feature — a download button. As a reminder, Sketchfab is a sort of YouTube for 3D models, where everyone can upload and browse 3D models directly from your b

Sketchfab Revamps Its Platform To Become The SoundCloud Of 3D Files

Sketchfab just released the second version of its 3D platform. As a reminder, Sketchfab’s ultimate goal has always been to become a sort of SoundCloud for 3D models. On the website, you can uplo

Sketchfab’s Photoshop Integration Allows You To Share Your 3D Models On The Web

Adobe recently updated Photoshop with a few 3D capabilities. A hidden gem that wasn’t much discussed is the ability to export and share 3D models directly from Photoshop thanks to Sketchfab. The

3D Model Sharing Service Sketchfab Raises $2 Million

As 3D modeling enters the mainstream, it helps to have a place to put them. That's where <a target="_blank" href="http://blog.sketchfab.com/post/69074969044/taking-sketchfab-to-the-next-level">Sketchf

Sketchfab Is A Unique Way To Show DIY 3D Content On The Web

Sites like <a target="_blank" href="http://www.thingiverse.com">Thingiverse</a> offer ways for 3D makers to display and upload their 3D models for the world to peruse but there's never been a way to r