Bre Pettis just completed his Gnomedex presentation on Makerbot and it’s a concept that really gets you thinking about what the future could hold. How cool would it be to dream something up, and then print it into reality? When something breaks around the house, how handy would it be to just download the 3D model and print another one? Uh oh, did your Makerbot break down? No problem, just ask your neighbor to print out the part you need. The possibilities seem endless – welcome to the world of distributed manufacturing. Click here to view my notes.