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A scanner to help you find quickly small items at the hardware store

Springwise reports on a 3d scanner designed to help customers locate what they’re looking for at large retailers or hardware stores. On arrival the customer can scan the item they are looking for (providing they have a similar item, otherwise they can enter a keyword) and can then be quickly directed to the part of the store that has the item(s). 21 more words

Scan-A-Rama Sideshow Portraits

I’m due to be in a Coney Island themed show at Yale University galleries this January. They want to place my 3D portraits adjacent to an… 20 more words

3D Printing

Week 1: 3D Scanning

We were given the choice of three units for the Future Representations module but the one that I was most interested by involved how 3D scanning can fit into and aid architectural design. 160 more words

My Makerfaire Lecture: Recreating Historic Coney Island, One Layer at a Time

My lecture from World Makerfaire New York has just gone live- Watch it on YouTube as I talk about my project and the history of technology as entertainment:

3D Printing

3D Printing, Scanning, and Design Resources


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Customer Service Week: FARO proudly participates in the celebration of not only our customer service professionals, but also our customers

Customer Service Appreciation Week is October 6th – October 10th, 2014. Since 2002, FARO Technologies has proudly participated in Customer Service Week to honor those who serve and support customers with the highest degree of care and professionalism and to thank the customers who provide our company with the opportunity to serve. 196 more words

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Hittite tablet to be deciphered using 3D scanning

An ancient tablet with Hittite cuneiform writing will be deciphered using 3D scanning. The tablet is 3,500 years old and was found in the ancient city of Hattusa in the Anatolian Province. 35 more words