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Scott Sheppard
Alameda, California
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I just got this from, Raymond Deplazes, Autodesk Public Relations Strategist. "What If We Could Design Wearables Right on Our Skin?" was published today by Wired, highlighting the work of Autodesk Research intern Madeline Gannon. Read the Wired article. "When... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email Luckily there are other fun ways to show support.
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Typepad HTML Email Yes I’ll bet it would be good to be the king.
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Typepad HTML Email Cool. It was fun while it lasted.
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source: villains.wikia.com Some technology previews are big. Others are small. The number of desired participants on a technology preview is determined by the team providing the technology. This is based on their desire to get a representative sample of customers... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Project Harmony for Simulation Moldflow is our free technology preview of a fully automatic Simulation Moldflow 3D mesher that can mesh a possibly invalid CAD model, i.e., has overlapping surfaces or small gaps between surfaces, and can automatically size the... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Some technology previews are big with lots of participants. Others are small. Project Rosenfeld is an iPad application that lets you create energy analyses from photos, as well as conduct on-site audits and financial analyses. The Apple iTunes store is... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email I wear bifocals. My distance part got a little stronger; however, my reading part got a little weaker because I read on my computer much more often than holding a book up near my face.
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Yes and no. Pterodactyl and glasses.
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It's a slow news day at Autodesk Labs, so let's have some silly fun. In the tradition of those find the differences puzzles in children's Highlights magazines, find the one difference in the two sets of pictures that follow. Here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email Yeah. How messed up is that?
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Typepad HTML Email The Google web pages are pretty comprehensive. They are quite impressive. They probably have everything in the book. ---------------------------------------------------
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Using just a text editor for HTML, publicly available JavaScript, and some inexpensive images from Fotolia, I created and maintain the website for my homeowner association. I have always known that the Crown Harbor site was not mobile device friendly.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email I think it can be found here: http://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/design-review/downloads/caas/downloads/content/autodesk-C2-AE-design-review-browser-add.html
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We have a technology preview that is a combination of Dynamo and Robot Structural Analysis on Autodesk Labs. I can run an analysis on my generated design. I can generate a design for my analysis software. Dynamo Plug-in for Robot... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email This indeed was the topic of much debate.
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Typepad HTML Email You are correct, sir. You are the second to point that out. The other person, Jon Pittman, VP of Corporate Strategy at Autodesk, is my boss. J
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Enjoy the day. This is posting at 3:14 am on 03/14/15. I know pi is 3.141592... but TypePad doesn't let me specify when I post to the second. :-) Check out the PiCycle from PiMobility. PiMobility is part of the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
Hey which one of our offices has a hammock?
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Autodesk Labs is a process. The various divisions of the company, that have technologies they wish to preview, make use of the process to collect feedback. Technology previews help them decide to advance the technology to the next step, retire... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Each year the Computer-Human Interaction (CHI) Conference attracts the world's leading researchers and practitioners in the field of Human Computer Interaction (HCI) from businesses and universities to share ground-breaking research and innovations related to how humans interact with digital technologies.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
I sit next to Carl. I just happened to peek over his shoulder while he was typing this up. I remember chuckling to myself how he was toiling over it so passionately, when blog writing is something I do every day.
Toggle Commented Mar 9, 2015 on Setting the Record Straight at In The Fold
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When I lived in Phoenix, Arizona and worked for Océ Reprographic Technologies, I had a personal license plate for my car. While still in Arizona, I returned to working for Autodesk as a remote employee, so I got a new... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email I have responded via email.
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NHD Judges Photo courtesy of Joni Reynolds, Bay Farm 6th Grade Teacher National History Day (NHD) makes history come alive for students by engaging them in the discovery of the historical, cultural, and social experiences of the past. NHD is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab