Category: Off Topic

Random Idea: Dropbox replace your postal mail

Just a random weekend idea. I get a bunch of postal mail every week. Health insurance statements, utility bills, etc, etc. There already is services to change to paperless billing but what about everything else? Why can’t we just have a web service where we enter our home address into and if a company needs to mail us something they see if there is a match already and a PDF version is sent to use. No sign-up required per company.

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A Day in the life of a CAD dork – cadtoolbox.com

“I’m always curious how normal I am (mostly for laughs, admittedly).
Would folks be interested in picking a day and sort of tracking what we do throughout the day, then posting the summaries the next day? Sort of ‘a day in the life’… “

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2015/01/28/a-day-in-the-life/

Thought of the day

Unless you work at Dyson, don’t make the choice for new engineering software in a vacuum. Ask what needs, issues and questions the end users may have. If all you’re looking at is the cost savings of the different software licenses and accompanying server hardware you are not getting the full picture of true cost of ownership.

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2015/01/27/thought-of-the-day/

Get Sweet on the Suite contest – by Johnny Ramirios

This is great. Johnny Ramirios‘s video entry for the “Get Sweet on the Suite contest” for AU 2013. Check it out, very entertaining.

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