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Nancy Spurling Johnson


Nancy Spurling Johnson is the content director for Longitude Media, publisher of Cadalyst. Nancy is a former editor-in-chief of Cadalyst.


Article
3D Perfected   27 May, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

User Profile: As a CAD manager, user group leader, instructor, and SolidWorks advocate, Rodney Hall never settles for 'good enough.'

Article
Autodesk Fortifies Digital Prototyping with Ground-Breaking Inventor Features and New Products for 2011   13 May, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Direct manipulation, as-you-go visualization, and design automation are new for Inventor, and Inventor Publisher and Alias Design for Inventor join the product line.

Article
Newforma Project Center Seventh Edition Beefs Up E-mail Support, Server Power, and Remote User Functionality    6 May, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Project information management solution works with any CAD or BIM option to facilitate integrated project delivery for AEC.

Article
The Future of Software for AEC? Autodesk's Direction Offers Some Clues   15 Apr, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

At an international media event, the company reveals insight and trends that are driving its product development.

Article
AMD Strengthens Foothold in Professional Graphics Market with New ATI FirePro V8800   9 Apr, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

New card with ATI Eyefinity multimonitor technology supports up to double the display real estate with 2.6 teraflops of compute performance in a single card.

Article
SolidWorks World 2010, Part 2: New Products for SolidWorks Users   25 Feb, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Event report: A tour of the Partner Pavilion finds endless new tools for structural steel design, CAM, prototyping, and much more.

Article
Look, but Don't Touch   18 Feb, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Using holograms as design tools is fact, not fantasy. What's flat to the touch can be 3D to the eye.

Article
SolidWorks World 2010: Clouds, Macs, Movie Making, and More   11 Feb, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Event report: The annual user conference drew 5,000 to see and hear what's happening and what's ahead for the 3D mechanical CAD platform.

Graebert Article
Graebert Launches First Native CAD Solution for Windows, Mac, and LInux   9 Feb, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

ARES offers AutoCAD compatibility, familiar UI, full customization, and 3D support for $495 to $995 on three native desktop platforms, with mobile versions to come.

News
Alibre Announces Permanent Price Cut to $97    2 Feb, 2010
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Following a promotion that attracted 10,000 new users last fall, Alibre Design Standard 3D CAD software is now available permanently for one-tenth its original price and includes the company’s CAD file translation suite to boot.

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