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Scott Sheppard
Alameda, California
http://labs.blogs.com/its_alive_in_the_lab/about-the-author.html
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Back in December 2012, I wrote a blog post about some Autodesk employees using a Raspberry Pi computer to read to the blind. To this day, that blog post gets questions about how they did it. So I decided to... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at It is Alive in the Lab
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Augmented reality is an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to overlay digital information on an image of something being viewed through a device such as a camera on a smartphone. When the Yelp application overlays... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Autodesk Forge is our collection of Application Program Interfaces (APIs) that we use to develop our own web services. As part of our Autodesk Forge efforts, we share those APIs (including documentation and code samples) with customers and 3rd party... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
There was a period at the end of the URL. It took the period that I used to end the sentence and included it in the hyperlink. Try this: http://labs.blogs.com/its_alive_in_the_lab/2017/07/autodesks-new-future-of-making-book-now-available-on-amazoncom.html
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As a hiring manager, I can have an impact on diversity at Autodesk. I try to do what I can. For example: I consider summer intern candidates from the Code2040 program. Code2040 is a nonprofit organization that creates pathways to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
I know your comment is supportive (but in jest), but if you wanted to buy a book: http://labs.blogs.com/its_alive_in_the_lab/2017/07/autodesks-new-future-of-making-book-now-available-on-amazoncom.html.
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I have known Keshav Sahoo for many years. Our history goes back as far as early versions of AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D, but my fondest memories include our days working on reality capture technology (i.e., scanning, photogrammetry) that graduated... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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When you think of valet, what comes to mind? Chances are that you think of an attendant parking your car as in valet parking. Though the word valet could apply to any servant who attends to the personal needs of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
Trues, but the revenue associated with parking, food sales, etc. is helpful to the area. In addition, 49ers merchandise is sold throughout the year. Policeman like the extra pay for working the events. It's its own little cash cow ecosystem.
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If you want our new book, you can order it from Amazon.com. The Autodesk vision is to help people imagine, design, and create a better world. Our customers design, make, and use places, things, and media (TV shows, movies, games).... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
I don't have the original BIM, but I will see if one of our marketing team members does.
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In earlier posts, I identified two interns who are working with us this summer: Summer of Autodesk Fusion 360 Fabrication 2017 Summer of Fabrication 2017 Update Well, Jack Reinke and Brice Dudley are not our only two interns. Our team... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
Thanks for the inspiration.
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Since I work in San Francisco, I have blogged about some San Francisco landmarks: Autodesk Gallery in San Francisco: Getting physical Exhibit [Salesforce Building] Transamerica Pyramid Building in San Francisco Coit Tower in San Francisco Since I am originally from... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates design — the process of taking a great idea and turning it into a reality. ``With about 60 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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For those of you that don't live in earthquake country, you may be wondering "What are people supposed to do during and immediately after an earthquake?" My wife and I live in a homeowner association that has a Community Emergency... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Q: What did one flag say to the other flag? A: Nothing. It just waved. Today is July 4 — Independence day — recognition of the day that the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence that had been... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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As part of the company’s on-going commitment to manage our spending through the business model transition, Autodesk will once again have a company shutdown this week. Autodesk had a similar shutdown period last year. There are two benefits we derive... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email Yes, the Astrodome was first. It was the inspiration for the Superdome. I have been to Oilers games in the Astrodome. The first time that I ever entered the Superdome was for that Gregg Allman concert. I have beemn to Saints games since. My junior prom was held in an event space in the Superdome, though not the football field itself.
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That is an excellent suggestions. I'll see what I can dig up. I'll pan for information.
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Since I work in San Francisco now, I have recently blogged about some San Francisco landmarks: Autodesk Gallery in San Francisco: Getting physical Exhibit [Salesforce Building] Transamerica Pyramid Building in San Francisco Coit Tower in San Francisco Though I live... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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If you have decades of your intellectual property captured in AutoCAD drawings and would like to leverage that data to showcase your work to your customers, then Autodesk Forge is for you. Forge is our application program interface (API) platform... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates design — the process of taking a great idea and turning it into a reality. With about 60 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Autodesk believes that the future of making involves 3 fundamental changes: Products themselves will be smarter with enablements via the internet of things. Processes will move towards automation via robots and greater efficiency through techniques like additive manufacturing. Consumer demand... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Check out the software architecture for Autodesk Forge. The Autodesk technology that was once known as the "Large Model Viewer" (because it handles 3D models larger than Autodesk Design Review) is the same viewing technology that is now called the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2017 at It is Alive in the Lab