New Matter

New Matter was founded in 2014 with a mission to bring 3D printing to every home, school, and office. An Idealab company backed by strong venture capital firms, New Matter is poised to revolutionize the consumer 3D printing market with its flagship product, the MOD-t. Slated for release in the first half of 2015, the MOD-t will be the most affordable 3D printer on the market and will be integrated with New Matter’s online store of 3D printable designs, allowing users of all skill levels to find, customize, and print great objects.

Company Growth (employees)
Pasadena, US
Size (employees)
18 (est)+6%
New Matter was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Pasadena, US

New Matter Office Locations

New Matter has an office in Pasadena
Pasadena, US (HQ)
130 W Union St

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$6.5 m

Latest funding size

$6.5 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


New Matter's latest funding round in February 2015 was reported to be $6.5 m. In total, New Matter has raised $6.5 m

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New Matter News and Updates

The $300 New Matter Mod-T is more a toy than a 3D printer (but that’s OK)

 As 3D printing moves from the realm of hackers and hobbyists into the commonplace it’s clear that there is room for a 3D printer for students, kids, and schools. While many in the space are going for that lucrative if price-sensitive market, I think New Matter may have nearly nailed it with their M…

Term Sheet — Thursday, November 10

On deals and dealmakers.

MakerBot Replicator Mini+ is the 3D printer you want, but it's not cheap

3D printing has not turned into the consumer revolution everyone expected. If you need proof, just look at standard-bearer MakerBot, a company conceived to bring 3D printing to the masses that is now narrowing its focus considerably to business and education.  One of the reasons it never quite t…

Mercedes Benz and Matternet unveil vans that launch delivery drones

 Mercedes-Benz Vans and drone tech startup Matternet have created a concept car, or as they’re calling it a Vision Van, that could change the way small packages are delivered across short distances. The Vision Van’s rooftop serves as a launch and landing pad for Matternet’s new, Matternet 2 drones. …

Hedge Fund Calls New York Times Article a ‘Distortion’

Ray Dalio, the chairman of Bridgewater Associates, said the article, which reported on the culture at the hedge fund, contained “significant mischaracterizations.”

Last Charges Dropped Against Abortion Opponents in Planned Parenthood Case

Two activists indicted after they covertly recorded a meeting with Planned Parenthood officials had all charges against them dropped, a lawyer said.
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