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Scott Sheppard
Alameda, California
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Typepad HTML Email There is a version in the Autodesk App Exchange: https://apps.exchange.autodesk.com/INVNTOR/en/Detail/Index?id=appstore.exchange.autodesk.com%3aFeatureRecognition%3aen
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Typepad HTML Email Are you suggesting that Tommy Bolin would “Walk Away” from Autodesk?
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Franz Anton Mesmer was a German physician with an interest in astronomy, who theorized that there was a natural energetic transference that occurred between all animated and inanimate objects that he called animal magnetism, sometimes later referred to as mesmerism.... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email I am back on land. We had another great time. I will be posting a blog post soon. I am catching up on 422 emails after being off the grid for 4 days in the Gulf of Mexico.
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Typepad HTML Email Sheryl and I went with our friends Tim and Marie. Tim made the reservations. He started by calling the restaurant. They gace him an email address. He sent them an email. He made the reservations 9 months in advance.
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A long time ago in a galaxy far away, our CTO, Jeff Kowalski, got his hands on some Raspberry Pi computers. For those not familiar with these devices, a Raspberry Pi is a very small computer that is low-cost enough... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at It is Alive in the Lab
There's another issue of Innovation Edge, the Autodesk Labs newsletter, available for your perusal. This brief publication highlights technologies and utilities available on Autodesk Labs. Something people don't always know is that technology previews are free. All we ask is... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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I blog about this every once in a while. This is the first-time in 2015. Most technology previews are like milk cartons. They have expiration dates on them. When a technology preview expires, the technology preview no longer operates. A... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
Typepad HTML Email I welcome the chance to stay abreast of our early efforts in this space. Things will improve over time.
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This week I will once again be on vacation on The Rock Boat. This is the fourth time my wife and I are enjoying this event. As in the past, Sheryl, and I are taking this cruise with my college... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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That is certainly your choice; however, the team is only collecting feedback from Inventor 2015 users at this time. They have no plans to revive the old version of the technology preview for which they have already gotten enough feedback.
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Mickey McManus is Chairman & Principal at MAYA Design and is currently a visiting Research Fellow at Autodesk. He is a pioneer in the field of collaborative innovation, pervasive computing, human-centered design, and education, and he holds 9 patents in... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Bay Bridge model at the Autodesk Gallery Autodesk serves a variety of industries: AEC — Architecture, Engineering, and Construction MFG — Manufacturing ENI — Engineering, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure M&E — Media and Entertainment (including art) The Autodesk Gallery at... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Crown Harbor has 2 units per building. Ours is the left half. My wife, Sheryl, and I have a townhouse at Crown Harbor in Alameda: Crown Harbor In a series of blog posts, I outlined the process we followed to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Past, Present, and Future of Product Design exhibit at the Autodesk Gallery Autodesk serves a variety of industries: AEC — Architecture, Engineering, and Construction MFG — Manufacturing ENI — Engineering, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure M&E — Media and Entertainment (including... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
The POV Dispatch is our Autodesk internal newsletter, published monthly, where we discuss the big ideas that are important to us and our customers. It is published by our Corporate Strategy & Engagement team of which Autodesk Labs is a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Cathedral of Christ the Light exhibit at the Autodesk Gallery Autodesk serves a variety of industries: AEC — Architecture, Engineering, and Construction MFG — Manufacturing ENI — Engineering, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure M&E — Media and Entertainment (including art) The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
I am happy you saw the humor in it.
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Autodesk Labs is part of the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO). Last summer, OCTO had some summer interns research the future of design. In addition to a movie (read review), they also created a comic book entitled A... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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My wife is a teacher. So when I saw this, I had to send it to her. Buzzfeed: What Stock Photos Tell Us About Teaching She and her teacher friends really liked it. I thought to myself, there has to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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When a technology preview ends, one of three things typically happens: The technology graduates to the next step such as a beta or incorporation into a shipping product or service. The technology retires. This doesn't mean it's dead. It just... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 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 more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Marking Communications Manager, Carmela Bourassa, sent me this and informed me that I am able to share the Autodesk Account Autocast with Partners and Customers. Watch the video. An Autodesk dashboard is alive in the lab. Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Design Night is an event series at the Autodesk Gallery held on the first Thursday of each month. At each event, guests explore a different theme – such as biomimicry, light, or robotics — that challenges the conventionally narrow definition... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2015 at It is Alive in the Lab