Monthly Archives: February 2013

Windows 8

Windows 8 was waiting in the mailbox for me when I got home. Started Bootcamp which downloaded Apple Windows support software. Wouldn’t fit on a 1GB pen drive. Had to use my 4GB. Bloat! Bloat! Bloat! Repartitioned disk, adding a … Continue reading

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Printers Available

Have been checking various 3D printer options for past week or so. Not particularly impressed with availability v. price point. I know this whole thing is still in infancy, but still. Leaning toward getting cheapest printer available, knowing anything will … Continue reading

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Xtion Pro Live and Windows 8

Received Asus Xtion Pro Live 3D camera. Being a Mac user it’s frustrating I can’t use it right away. After checking box for contents, it went on the shelf. Can’t wait for copy of Window’s 8 to arrive. $182.98 including … Continue reading

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Scenect

Downloaded Scenect software from Faro 3D at http://3d-app-center.faro.com/index.php/downloads?sn=scenect-64bit

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Starting out

Starting with iMac purchased in 2008. Don’t laugh, it’s still way more than adequate for my needs. 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 4GB 667 MHz DDR2 Sdram (upgraded from 2GB last year) 250 GB Hard Drive, with 75 GB … Continue reading

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