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Scanning turntable digitizes objects as 3D models

This turntable can automatically digitize objects for use in 3D rendering software like Blender3D. [James Dalby] built it using a high-quality DSLR, and some bits and pieces out of his junk box. The turntable itself is a Lazy Susan turned on its head. The base for the spinning model is normally what sits on the [...]
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The MOD Duo wants to be the last digital guitar pedal you ever own

Technology : The Next Web Blog (2 days ago)

Digital guitar pedals can be great. They offer a huge range of sounds via various pedals and that’s sort of the problem. They’re digital, but you’re only getting (if you’re lucky) a few effects. The MOD Duo digital pedal uses an ope... Read Post

MakerBot Digitizer 3D Scanner Ships in October for $1400

Technology : Shelly Palmer Digital Living (last year)

A turntable! Lasers! MakerBot opened preorders for its Digitizer 3D scanner today,  revealing it will cost $1,400 and ship in mid-October. Objects are placed on a rotating turntable. The scanner uses a camera and two laser to genera... Read Post

Reflecting Its Digital Shift, Clear Channel Becomes iHeartRadio

Technology : TechCrunch (2 days ago)

Media and entertainment company Clear Channel is today rebranding itself as iHeartMedia, picking up the new name from its digital business iHeartRadio. The latter was formed three years ago as Clear Channel’s key entry into digital ... Read Post

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