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Blog / Re: SCAM WARNING - eBusiness Number Registry (European Business Registry)
« Last post by kat on February 28, 2024, 11:12:10 AM »
News / MacOS, Blender 4 & IMVU Toolkit - Avatar Expressions
« Last post by kat on February 26, 2024, 10:13:07 AM »

"MacOS, Blender 4 & IMVU Toolkit - Avatar Expressions" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/macos-blender-toolkit-expression/ basics of making a facial expression for IMVU using the Animation Tool in Blender. Example *.blend and *.fbx (converted to *.xpf on import to Studio) available.
News / Roblox & Blender - FBX Export/Import Object Scale
« Last post by kat on February 23, 2024, 10:58:17 AM »

"Roblox & Blender - FBX Export/Import Object Scale" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/fbx-scale-roblox/ taking a look at a better way to scale FBX models for use in Roblox Studio when exporting them from Blender.
News / Roblox Grid Setup in Blender
« Last post by kat on February 16, 2024, 04:35:27 PM »

"Roblox Grid Setup in Blender" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/roblox-grid-blender/ taking a look at replicating Roblox Studio editor grid in Blender to make the content creation process more frictionless.
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  • Cost: While it's tempting to choose the least expensive option, consider the long-term cost-effectiveness. Sometimes, investing in a slightly costlier unit can lead to energy savings and lower electricity bills in the future.
  • Comfort and Practicality: Evaluate how well the system meets your comfort needs. Consider factors like noise levels, temperature control, and ease of use.
  • Reliability and Durability: Choose a system known for its reliability and durability. You want an air conditioner that will last and perform consistently.
  • Maintenance Services: Inquire about maintenance services. Regular maintenance ensures optimal performance and extends the lifespan of your system.
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Remember, selecting the right professionals ensures efficient cooling in summer and warmth in winter, keeping your home or workplace comfortable all year round.
Blog / Re: SCAM WARNING - eBusiness Number Registry (European Business Registry)
« Last post by kat on February 16, 2024, 09:15:55 AM »
News / Cycles, Transparency & Blender 4.x+
« Last post by kat on February 14, 2024, 01:24:58 PM »

"Cycles, Transparency & Blender 4.x+" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/cycles-transparency/ updated overview of transparent materials using Cycles renderer in Blender 4.(x)+
Blog / HOUSE OF LORDS - Large language models and generative AI
« Last post by kat on February 03, 2024, 02:57:25 PM »
Not yet read so placed here for continence on the topic of GAI (Generative AI/General AI)  "HOUSE OF LORDS Communications and Digital Committee 1st Report of Session 2023-24, HL Paper 54, Large language models and generative AI".

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY (published Feb 2024)
The world faces an inflection point on AI. Large language models (LLMs) will introduce epoch‑defining changes comparable to the invention of the internet. A multi‑billion pound race is underway to dominate this market. The victors will wield unprecedented power to shape commercial practices and access to information across the world. Our inquiry examined trends over the next three years and identified priority actions to ensure this new technology benefits people, our economy and society.

News / Paint Minecraft Stone Texture in Blender
« Last post by kat on February 01, 2024, 04:55:14 PM »

"Paint Minecraft Stone Texture in Blender" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/paint-minecraft-stone/ taking a look at painting a 16x16 pixel Minecraft style stone texture using Texture Paint.
News / Eevee, Transparency & Blender 4.x+
« Last post by kat on February 01, 2024, 04:52:33 PM »

"Eevee, Transparency & Blender 4.x+" https://www.katsbits.com/codex/eevee-transparency/ updated run through of transparent material in Blender 4.x+. Not much has functionally changed except some UI/menu option reorganisation that can trip the User up.