General Software
blank Autodesk ReCap   3 Oct, 2013

Article By : Patrick Davis

First Look Review: Powerful pair of tools easily turns laser scans and photographs into quality visualizations and high-resolution 3D models.More>>

blank eDrawings for iPad v1.1   10 Sep, 2012

Article By : R.K. McSwain

First Look Review: Low-cost CAD app brings robust 2D drawing and 3D model viewing to the Apple tablet.More>>

blank Low-Cost CAD: Can a $500 Product Go the Distance?   8 Aug, 2012

Article By : Robert Green, Nancy Spurling Johnson

Cadalyst Labs Report: We put five budget-friendly tools through their paces to see which could be winning options for professional use.More>>

blank CadTempo 5.2    19 Apr, 2012

Article By : R.K. McSwain

First Look Review: Automatically track and chart time spent using popular CAD applications, Microsoft Office, and more. More>>

blank Photoshop CS5 Extended   27 May, 2010

Article By : Ron LaFon

First Look Review: This image and photography editor includes new features that help users create more realistic 3D designs.More>>

blank ArchiCAD 13 (First Look Review)   1 Oct, 2009

Article By : Scott MacKenzie

Graphisoft's ArchiCAD 13 has a familiar look, but its new 64-bit and multiple-processor support, BIM server, and improvements to team management, object handling, and production tools have the potential to rock the world of building information modeling.More>>

DoubleCAD XT vs. AutoCAD LT (Cadalyst Labs Review)   1 Jul, 2009

Article By : Bill Fane

Early this year, with much fanfare, IMSI/Design did something unusual. It introduced the DoubleCAD XT 2D drafting tool, taking dead aim at AutoCAD LT. Even more unusual is the price of DoubleCAD XT. It's free. More>>

blank AutoCAD Map 3D 2010 (First Look Review)   30 Jun, 2009

Article By : Andrew G. Roe

Incorporating some key new features and a more seamless environment that provides CAD and GIS tools in the same setting, Map 3D 2010 is a tool that can help multidisciplinary firms maintain continuity from mapping and planning to final design. Point group and multiple format importation help users...More>>

Cadalyst All-Star Awards 2008   1 Nov, 2008

Article By : Nancy Spurling Johnson

Editors honor year's top CAD products.More>>

AutoCAD 2009 (Cadalyst Labs Review)   1 Sep, 2008

Article By : Bill Fane

The old standard ties on another new interface.More>>