This week Microsoft took another step into pulling 3D printing into their office workflow by partnering with 3D printing software developer Materialise to begin offering their cloud-based 3D printing services in Microsoft products. Users of Microsoft 3D printing apps like 3D Builder will now be able to use the i.materialise 3D printing services platform directly from within the app and get printing estimates in real time. As the preferred supplier of Microsoft, Materialise will be the first online 3D printing options available to Window’s 3D printing app users, and estimating and placing orders will be a simple and painless process. You can read more over on