Cadalyst Author

Heather Livingston


Cadalyst contributing editor Heather Livingston is a Wichita, Kansas–based freelance writer specializing in design, sustainability, and architectural technology. She also works with the American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association.


Article
Mass-Produced Design   12 Jan, 2012
By: Heather Livingston

Trendy crowdsourcing is fueling product innovation — and the disapproval of some professionals.

Article
The Sky Is Not the Limit   3 Nov, 2011
By: Heather Livingston

Advances in BIM and software interoperability are helping propel a boom in supertall building construction.

Article
How to Hire a Great BIM Manager   27 Sep, 2011
By: Heather Livingston

The best leaders have several traits in common — and a few of them might surprise you.

Article
CAD It Yourself   28 Jul, 2011
By: Heather Livingston

Tech Trends: DIYers are moving out of the garage and into view of companies offering sophisticated tools and services that fuel creativity.

Article
Will BIM Make CAD Irrelevant? At Larson & Darby, the Answer Is 'No'   26 Jan, 2011
By: Heather Livingston

A transition to Autodesk Revit doesn't need to be an all-or-nothing proposition. Day to day, AutoCAD still gets the job done eloquently.

Article
Companies Respond to Green Building Demand   11 Dec, 2008
By: Heather Livingston

Autodesk makes a splash and Bentley tests the water at Greenbuild Conference.

Article
PDF Tool Enhances Mainstay Design App   6 Nov, 2008
By: Heather Livingston

PDF creation and conversion become cheap and green with Bluebeam PDF Revu 6.5's CAD-specific functions.

Article
It's Been a Busy Year for AIA   9 Oct, 2008
By: Heather Livingston

The institute releases new IPD docs and bestows the '08 BIM Awards.

News
Parasolid Pumps Up Vectorworks ’09   18 Sep, 2008
By: Heather Livingston

Modeling kernel speeds up the design software and provides more flexibility.

Article
Empowering the “I” in BIM   11 Sep, 2008
By: Heather Livingston

Solibri CEO Jonathan Widney shares his thoughts on the direction BIM is heading and how Solibri is finding its niche.

AutoCAD Tips!

Lynn Allen

Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen guides you through a different AutoCAD feature in every edition of her popular "Circles and Lines" tutorial series. For even more AutoCAD how-to, check out Lynn's quick tips in the Cadalyst Video Gallery. Subscribe to Cadalyst's free Tips & Tools Weekly e-newsletter and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is published. All exclusively from Cadalyst!
Follow Lynn on Twitter Follow Lynn on Twitter