It has happened. Big money stepped up and dumped a giant wad of cash at Makerbot’s feet. I will cut to the chase and say this is very bad news for budding 3D entrepreneurs and very good news for those interested in 3D printing. This won’t be the last company to take funding, but it may be the last to get $10M.
Read the what the Foundry has to say here: http://www.foundrygroup.com/wp/2011/08/our-investment-in-makerbot/
For a different perspective on the money bomb, keep reading.