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Got AXD Files? We Got Actrix 2000 for translation!
Visio Killer arises from beyond the grave Remember when Autodesk was going to shut down Visio by releasing its very own diagramming software, Actrix Technical? It felt threatened by Visio's release of IntelliCAD 98 at 1/10th the price of AutoCAD [more...]
Global VDC and GRAPHISOFT enter into Strategic Partnership to promote and develop advanced BIM Technologies for the Construction Industries of Hong Kong and Asia
Global VDC and GRAPHISOFT enter into Strategic Partnership to promote and develop advanced BIM Technologies for the Construction Industries of Hong Kong and Asia Hong Kong, China, November 26, 2015 Global Virtual Design and Construction Limited (Global VDC), a Hong Kong based subsidiary of the Yau Lee Holdings Limited (Yau Lee or the Group, HKEX: 406) specialized in Building Information Modeling (BIM) services and solutions for the building constru [more...]
Vectorworks Tip 343 - Site Model Cut and Fill
Every once in a while a client will get confused about what is cut and fill when dealing with a site model. Cut volumes are the parts that are removed from the site model, fill volumes other parts that are added to the site model [more...]
How 3D Printing Is Transforming Industry [Infographic]
While some companies are succeeding at producing high-quality molds, tooling, and manufacturing aids with 3D printers, others are still scrambling to figure out how best to incorporate the new technology into their systems. Thats according to this infographic recently published by PTC. The majority of companies now have access to 3D printers, but not all [… [more...]
Can Frame make cloud CAD & PDM irrelevant?
Few months ago, I discussed Frame - a technology to bring your existing CAD and maybe PDM / PLM environment into the cloud. My earlier post is here - Frame and bridge to CAD / PLM cloud. The advantages of Frame are clear same software, no need to change [more...]
7 Exciting Design Challenges In The Race To 1,000 MPH
Have you heard of the Bloodhound Supersonic Car ? A hand-picked team of British engineers are bringing this car to life to not only beat the current world record for speed (763 mph), but to surpass 1,000 mph (1,609 km/h)! How fast is 1,000 mph ? A car that travels 1,000 mph will [more...]
EA101: How To Grow Your Design Business with Brian Corcodilos [Podcast]
Starting your own design business while still in architecture school. Graduating, growing and building that simple idea into a thriving multi-disciplined design build company. Thats what this weeks guest did. On the show is a former guest from way back at Episode 8. He's here to share an update after 2 years of business development. [… [more...] is now mobile-friendly
After some work on our main website it is now mobile-friendly as well having a responsive design that is adapting to the size of the web browser you use. If you still find any issues on the site please let us know [more...]
Updated free Project Kameleon infrastructure modeling technology preview available via Autodesk Labs
Project Kameleon is our free technology preview where you can try our new infrastructure model content authoring tools that are compatible with InfraWorks and AutoCAD Civil 3D. The technology preview includes a stand-alone .exe Parts Editor that enables authoring Inlets [more...]
Friday Smackdown: The CandleMan Tale
They burnt on days we didn't have the light. Risking our hairs and skins, we gathered close. The candles were all we had, and the nimphs, oh how they liked... Read Friday Smackdown: The CandleMan Tale at SolidSmack [more...]
10 Solidworks Sketching Tips You Want to Learn
Sketching in Solidworks provides the basis and foundation for most of your 3D models. You want to be efficient yet build robust sketches. Here are a few sketching tips that will make you a better sketcher The post 10 Solidworks Sketching Tips You Want to Learn appeared first on Design & Motion [more...]
ARRK opens new CNC machining hub
The new building adds a range of 3- and 5-axis machines to ARRK's portfolio Opening just across the street from its current prototyping facility, ARRK has announced its new dedicated building for rapid machining in Gloucester. The 12,000sq ft space will significantly increase the number of CNC machines ARRK is able to operate, boosting numbers to 10 in total, with a mixture of 3- and 5-axis machines. The expansion follows the announcement last month [more...]
Vero Software launch VISI 2016 R1
Vero Software Release VISI 2016 R1 Significant developments in CAD, Mould and CAM functionality are included in VISI 2016 R1, from Vero Software.  The product naming convention also explains the move to a new 6 month release cycle with two versions planned per year.   As a leading developer and [more...]
Sales: Black Friday / Cyber Monday 2015 Sales List
Here's our current running list of holiday sales * PLEASE NOTE SALE DATES ON EACH OFFER (all dates are US PST Time) * Jump to Offers From: Avid BorisFX/Imagineer Systems CoreMelt Curious Animal Digieffects Digital Film Tools FilmConvert The Foundry FXHOME iZotope Laubwerk   Lightmap Ltd. MAXON Mettle NewBlueFX Next Limit Noise Industries/FXFactory proDAD Silhouette FX Soren [more...]
The Autodesk Knowledge Network gets a facelift
Its been a couple of years since I last reported on an Autodesk web property getting cosmetic surgery. The AKN team has just unveiled a revamped portal enabling people to create, share and remix knowledge, whether of their industry or their usage of a particular product. Heres my AKN profile [more...]
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