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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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Thanks. I am on the board of the Alameda Boys and Girls Club, and our team is going to incorporate rites of passage tasks into some of the events the club hosts.
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Autodesk has several technology centers around the world, and one of them is located at Pier 9 in San Francisco. At its onset, Pier 9 provided opportunities for Autodesk employees to use our software to design, make, and use various... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Andrew Anagnost is Autodesk President and CEO. Throughout history, Presidents of the United States have recorded some famous quotations. On this day, President's Day, we poke some good natured fun at Andrew and imagine what he might have said, had... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at It is Alive in the Lab
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I am an Autodesk employee today because I interviewed with Carl Bass in June 1990 to work for Ithaca Software on his HOOPS (Hierarchical Object-Oriented Picture System) platform-independent 3D graphics software package. After Ithaca Software was acquired by Autodesk in... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Happy Valentine's Day! Fusion 360 is our 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE tool that connects entire product development processes in a single cloud-based platform that works on both Mac and PC. In the spirit of the day, here are some... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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As a Catholic from New Orleans, Happy Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras (a.k.a., Fat Tuesday) is the day before Lent. Lent is a solemn religious observance that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately 40 days later, before Easter Sunday. During... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at It is Alive in the Lab
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Xinaps empowers design professionals to design more efficiently by minimizing manual work and utilizing building data. Their tools are the first to validate elements within a building model and visualize the outcome directly within the 3D design software. Founded in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
It's always nice to hear from a fellow Rock Boater. I would love you to buy me a beer. I will return the favor by buying you dinner in the cafeteria.
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My wife, Sheryl, and I took our seventh Rock Boat cruise in as many years. Once a person attends, they become part of The Rock Boat family, so there are lots of repeat voyagers. As always, we attended with my... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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...continued from Part 1. Wednesday, January 31 Sixthman Sessions, Stardust Theater Sixthman Sessions is a songwriting retreat where Rock Boat artists partake in creation, collaboration, and camaraderie of composing songs. A handful of artists, strangers to each other before the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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...continued from Part 2. Saturday, February 3 Yoga with Barenaked Ladies, Sports Court The title, Yoga with bare naked ladies, is not as provocative as it might sound. Sheryl and Marie took a yoga class led by Barenaked Ladies' bassist,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
Speaking of funny stuff related to The Talking Heads, I love this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSuregWhlWk
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Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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image source: grundfos.com "Letting the days go by, water flowing underground Under the rocks and stones, there is water underground And you may ask yourself How do I work this? And you may ask yourself Am I right? Am I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Recently I blogged about of Community Emergency Response Team efforts: Our Community Earthquake Emergency Response Plans I even submitted the content to our local Alameda Patch: Crown Harbor Community Emergency Response Team plans in place Because our CERT has divided... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
This week my wife and I will be on The Rock Boat. This is our seventh voyage. The Rock Boat is a 5-day cruise that departs from New Orleans, Louisiana to Cozumel and Progreso, Mexico where rock concerts are featured... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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A typical software development project has a series of phases: The Development phase includes a collection of Agile sprints where the team rapidly iterates on: specifying a small amount of functionality, designing the code to provide it, coding to realize... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2018 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 Jan 23, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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The growing importance of data to our customers' success is undeniable. The data we and our customers generate is powerful and “with great power comes great responsibility.” As Autodesk collects, processes, and utilizes data, we have a great responsibility to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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I work in the Office of the CTO. My boss is Jon Pittman, who is the Autodesk VP of Corporate Strategy. Jon has also been a Lecturer at the Haas School of Business of the University of California at Berkeley.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
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My wife, Sheryl, and I have a townhouse at Crown Harbor in Alameda, California. In a series of blog posts, I outlined the process we followed in 2011 to make some energy improvements to our home: A Modest Proposal: Results... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2018 at It is Alive in the Lab
Thanks for helping to spread the word. Many Between the Lines readers have tons of AutoCAD data that they may wish to mine with Forge.
Toggle Commented Jan 10, 2018 on What is Autodesk Forge at Between the Lines
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