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Blake Bos

Blake Bos


The Motley Fool's industrials analyst, I specialize in 3-D printing and also do my best to stay up-to-date in the fields of robotics and oceanic transportation. Follow me on Twitter, Google+, and/or Facebook below for the most important 3-D printing industry developments and other great stories.

Recent articles

3-D Printing News Investors Need to Know: Coke and Elon Musk

Coca Cola and Elon Musk are delving into 3-D printing. Should you be getting into 3-D printing stocks as an investor?

What's Happening With Timken's Spin-Off?

Where does Timken's steel business spin-off stand at the moment, and how will investors be affected?

1 Huge Factor Holding Robotics Back

Human beings have been imagining incredibly advanced robotics for decades. So why aren't we there yet?

Top Insiders Selling Tesla Shares in August

An inside look at who's selling shares at Tesla and if you should care.

First-Hand Look: MakerBot at Microsoft Stores

Makerbot's Replicator 2 appears in Microsoft stores. Will this move the needle for Stratasys?

ExOne Dilutes Shareholders: Should You Be Mad?

ExOne prepares to offer 2.6 million additional shares. Should you be mad about this dilution?

Is Now the Time to Invest in Housing?

If housing returned to 2006 levels, would homebuilders be cheap at today's prices?

Will China Be the Savior for Shipping and Steel?

Could this be the shipping rate rebound investors have been waiting for?

This Robotics Company Is Making a Huge Move

This long-beleaguered robotics company could be making a massive turnaround.

3-D Printing Gets Upgraded by Wall Street. Should You Care?

This analyst just made shares of 3D Systems and Stratasys pop today. How much is that really worth?

What's Really Hurting Caterpillar and Joy Global?

What's really dragging these two industrial giants down on the market?

GameStop Earnings Are a Gold Mine

GameStop recently reported earnings, and they were filled with quite a few golden nuggets of information. Make sure you didn't miss any of the details.

The Future of 3-D Printing With General Electric

At this year's AUVSI Unmanned conference, The Motley Fool asked General Electric's Mike Cloran what he thought the future had in store for the technology. Here's what he had to say.

Xbox One vs. PS4: Who's Winning Pre-Holiday

Retailer GameStop recently reported earnings, and management gave us an inside look at demand for the two next-generation consoles this holiday season. See who's winning here.

Best Buy Earnings: A Cinderella Story?

Shares of Best Buy jump after a solid earnings beat. Is now the time to get in on this bricks-and-mortar turnaround?

Staples a Buy After Earnings?

Shares of Staples got crushed after its earnings report. Is this an oversold stock that's ripe for some value investing, or is it just an overripe lemon?

General Electric Set to Make History With 3-D Printing

General Electric is poised to make history with it's goal of using additive manufacturing to produce fuel nozzles for the Boeing 737-Max LEAP engine.

Makerbot Releasing Digitizer: New 3-D Scanner

Makerbot's Digitizer is set to go on sale this week. How will this affect your Stratasys investment?

General Electric Is Going Big in 3-D Printing: Morris Technology

Industrial juggernaut General Electric recently acquired Morris Technologies and now has an additive development center. Just who is Morris Technology and why did GE purchase it?

1 Tiny Company Disrupting 2 Huge Soda Companies

SodaStream may be tiny, but it could take a big bite out of Big Soda.