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SolidWorks 2011 Measures Up   9 Sep, 2010

The latest release from Dassault Systèmes features automatic dimension re-arrangement, a part de-featuring tool, and simple sharing of parameter values and equations between parts.More>>

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Using Design Review with Autodesk Inventor Files   12 Aug, 2010

Avatech Tricks Tutorial: A paperless review process enables designers and reviewers to electronically measure, mark up, and track changes to 2D and 3D designs.More>>

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Event Report: Siemens PLM Connection 2010   8 Jul, 2010

Product lifecycle management — with a high-definition twist — takes center stage at user event in Dallas.More>>

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3D Perfected   27 May, 2010

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

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Autodesk Fortifies Digital Prototyping with Ground-Breaking Inventor Features and New Products for 2011   13 May, 2010

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.More>>

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KeyCreator Version 9   25 Mar, 2010

History-free 3D modeling software can give you an edge in producing manufacturing-ready models.More>>

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SolidWorks World 2010, Part 2: New Products for SolidWorks Users   25 Feb, 2010

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

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SolidWorks World 2010: Clouds, Macs, Movie Making, and More   11 Feb, 2010

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. More>>

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Alibre Announces Permanent Price Cut to $97    2 Feb, 2010

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. More>>

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SolidWorks 2010: Yes, There’s Some Wow   12 Nov, 2009

SolidWorks 2010 includes more than 200 improvements, including the innovative SustainabilityXpress feature that lets users obtain suggested alternative materials and environmental-impact information for 3D product designs.More>>