It's Friday, so we'll start off today's 3D Printing News Briefs with something interesting to roll us into the weekend, then move right on to 3D printing business news and some new product announcements. Linglong Tire has developed the first 3D printed polyurethane tires in China, and Carl Bass, formerly the CEO of Autodesk, joins the Formlabs Board of Directors. Beamler achieves its crowdfunding goal in one week, while the Vectary app has integrated with MyMiniFactory. The Robo R2 3D printer is now fully available for purchase, and Omegasonics introduces its Matrix 9000 Mark II generator. Read more at