Monthly Archives: May 2016

2nd half of chess board in 3d forensics

…Friday the 13th I attended a forensic drone class. Essentially, the concept is using the drone as an airborne three-axis camera platform to capture images of a large crime scene without contaminating the area with foot traffic. I had the … Continue reading

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Beyond 3D printing

A significant part of what I do for a living is keeping my eyes open for game changers in technology, processes, culture, etc. At the Austin, TX Maker Faire I came across one that got my attention. It is AllForge … Continue reading

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The 6 killer apps and politics

The utter and total failure of both major political parties is entertaining and terrifying. Republicans are baffled by their inability to effectively counter the diatribes and pitches of Trump with the jingoistic God & country pabulum they normally pedal, and … Continue reading

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Taboo or luau?

…how a society deals with a situation is not set in stone. As an example, consider the following: in a desert environment, pig meat rots before it can be cured. As a consequence, both the Jewish faith and the Islamic … Continue reading

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