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Link About It: NYFW’s First Down Syndrome Model

NYFW's First Down Syndrome Model


Jamie Brewer made fashion week history by becoming the first model with Down syndrome to walk the runway at New York Fashion Week. Brewer, who is most known for her role in the TV drama “American Horror Story,” walked for designer Carrie Hammer as……

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Tesla falls short on Model S deliveries as Elon Musk battles Mother Nature

Tesla just announced that it shipped a total of 9,834 Model S vehicles in the fourth quarter, falling short of the 11,000 figure the company was aiming for. In November, Tesla said it would miss its original goal of hitting 35,000 Model S deliveries for calendar year 2014, revising the figure to 33,000. Tesla didn’t announce a definitive 2014 deliveries figure with today’s earnings, but has obviously fallen short of the adjusted marker.

As evidence of the volatile business Tesla is in, the company said over 1,000 shipments slipped back into 2015 because of “a combination of customers being on vacation, severe winter weather and shipping problems (with actual ships).” All told, the automaker’s stock had a rough quarter, posting a loss of…

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The new Tesla Model S P85D shames the old model in the quietest drag race ever

We’ve known how fierce the acceleration of the Tesla Model S P85D is ever since we got to experience a lap of terror with one back in October. But this new video from DragTimes of it shaming the 2013 version in a drag race puts the power into some serious context. With advantages like dual motors and all-wheel drive, the P85D and its 691 horsepower gives the older model no chance to compete in a race off the line.

In a second video — during which the two cars race from a rolling start of 35 mph — the original P85 gets a jump and still gets beat handily by the P85D. According to DragTimes, the combination of 471 horsepower in the rear motor and 221 in the front of the P85D made it outperform its rated torque…

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ListenUp: Model 500, Rosie Lowe, Her Habits and more in our condensed look at the music we featured this week in Listen

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Lobster Theremin for NTS Radio
Freshly founded London imprint Lobster Theremin mixed it up for NTS Radio with live sets from Hungarian producer Imre Kiss and the enigmatic white noise-loving artist Snowbone.

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Model 500: Neptune

Model 500: Neptune


Before releasing his upcoming album Digital Solutions in January 2015, esteemed Detroit techno pioneer Juan Atkins is reminding fans of his 35-years-strong legacy with a remastered reissue of his seminal Model 500 album Sonic Sunset. The original 1994……

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La Marzocco Home: The Italian espresso machine company now offers their GS3 professional-grade model for home use

La Marzocco Home

Making your own espresso just got serious: Florence-based La Marzocco has recently made their professional-grade espresso machines (previously only available for commercial use) for the home. La Marzocco Home offers customizable GS3 espresso machines……

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How to prepare a model for 3D printing

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3D printing can be a frustrating business. You’ve stroked and sculptured your character to on-screen perfection yet, somehow, your character crumbles when you try and print it. As you read on, we’ll explore some simple techniques that will help you tweak your models for successful 3D printing.




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Sketchfab announces free 3D model downloads

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Sketchfab offers exclusive 3D content from The British Museum, with interactive annotations 3D model-sharing site Sketchfab has recently announced an exciting new option to make 3D files downloadable, under Creative Commons licenses.




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How to model a dynamic comic panel in ZBrush

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Usually, freelance CG artist Daniel Kho models his characters in an A-pose, but the dynamics of concept artist Renan Nuche’s sketch – called Pow – forced Kho to change tactics.




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How to model a fantastical 3D creature

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Creating creatures in 3D requires a lot of research – referencing real animals is absolutely vital if you’re going to pull off a believable character. It’s all about planning and paying attention to everything step by step, from large-scale shapes to the finest details.




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