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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.


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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Event Report: Autodesk University 2009   17 Dec, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin,Nancy Spurling Johnson

The economy couldn't keep avid Autodesk users away from AU, where they learned about viewing challenges as opportunities.

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New Autodesk Seek Integration Aimed at Consumer Market   3 Dec, 2009
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Web service now links with Dragonfly and Showroom to get building product data into the hands of homeowners.

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solidThinking 8.0 Puts Emphasis on Creativity for Industrial Designers   4 Oct, 2009
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

3D modeling and rendering solution delivers restyled user interface and other new features including optional Inspired module for generating design options inspired by nature.

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Dell’s New Workstation Designed to Offer Affordable 2D/3D CAD Power   29 Sep, 2009
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Filling a hole in the company’s product line, the Precision T1500 delivers workstation power, professional-level graphics performance, and software certification that CAD users need for reliable performance — all starting at $949.

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