Align Technology, the parent company behind the popular Invisalign system and the Itero range of intraoral scanners has just acquired exocad for a reported $419 million. Wow. ExocadFor those who do not know, exocad develops 3rd party computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) ...

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The Planmeca exhibition at IDS 2019 was quite impressive, to say the least. Over the past years, Planmeca seemed to have fallen in the shadows a little with releases of other CAD/CAM systems. Obviously, the brilliant minds in Finland have been busy ...

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A scanner review for the iTero Element 5D Plus has been released. Read it here! ​Align and the team at iTero have just announced a new scanner cart and mobile configuration for their latest generation iTero Element 5D scanner - called the Plus ...

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The new Medit i700 Intraoral Scanner has been announced. No this is not an April Fool's joke. The team at Medit have just announced a new intraoral scanner (IOS) - called the i700.  All details about this new scanner have been reviewed ...

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Carestream Dental has just launched its new flagship intraoral scanner - the CS 3800. This new intraoral scanner is the second wireless scanner on the market, the first being the TRIOS 4. Is this a sign of a new market trend towards ...

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The Medit i700 has been officially launched by the Medit team in their new video. If you haven't seen it already we recommend you do! It is reminiscent of an Apple product launch. Read our Full Review of the Medit i700 here ...

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Earlier this month, a surprising announcement took place. Dentsply Sirona, the world's largest manufacturer of dental products and technologies, including of course, the CEREC system, has announced it has entered into a partnership with 3Shape, the developer and manufacturer of the 3Shape ...

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The 3Shape Unfold event was a free online event that took place on the 2-3 of June 2021. This event was a sneak peak into the latest 3Shape updates, workflow improvements, and new releases - for both dental labs and clinicians.This was ...

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At the 2019 International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany, there was an amazing number of new and revolutionary digital dentistry equipment and software released. As the biggest dental show in the world this is where most companies come to release their ...

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IDS (International Dental Show) 2019 is the international highlight of the dental industry. Held every two years in Cologne, Germany, it is the place to be to see the latest innovations with countless new products being released, live demonstrations and practical hands-on ...

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Wow.3Shape has just announced they will offer a new subscription-free option for all their intraoral scanners. This is a huge announcement and it seems like it was a decision due to market pressure. Zero on-going fees when using a TRIOS scanner. This includes ...

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Finally an independent study comparing the latest intra-oral scanners on the market has been released.Dentists, technicians, specialists and the industry as a whole, has been desperate for an independent study like this. Now we have it. Although it does have some limitations, ...

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