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Spring into Standards, Part 3: Take Action on Your New CAD Standards Article
Spring into Standards, Part 3: Take Action on Your New CAD Standards   25 Apr, 2018

CAD Manager Column: You’re off to a great start on revamping your company’s CAD standards to make work processes more efficient — but how will you prioritize the implementation?More>>

Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD Video
Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD   23 Apr, 2018

It’s not uncommon to add centerlines while dimensioning -- but are your centerlines smart? AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen shows you the ins and outs of associative centerlines, and explains how to disassociate and reassociate them! More>>

Cadalyst Updates Guide to Workstations on a Budget Article
Cadalyst Updates Guide to Workstations on a Budget   21 Apr, 2018

The 2018 edition of "How to Choose a CAD Workstation on a Budget" provides advice on configurations that balance function with finances. More>>

Cadalyst Publishes 2018 Guide to Freebies for CAD Users Article
Cadalyst Publishes 2018 Guide to Freebies for CAD Users   20 Apr, 2018

Updated version of the popular guide, "Fabulous Freebies for CAD Users," helps readers find no-cost and low-cost tools and resources.More>>

What Does NVIDIA’s Ray Tracing News Mean for the CAD Market? Article
What Does NVIDIA’s Ray Tracing News Mean for the CAD Market?   19 Apr, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: At NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference in March, the graphics processing unit (GPU) developer announced “real-time ray tracing” — but is it? And what does this development portend? More>>

Spring into Standards, Part 2: Building Consensus Article
Spring into Standards, Part 2: Building Consensus   11 Apr, 2018

Making a plan for CAD standards isn't enough — you'll also need to bring everyone on board if the standards are to be successful.More>>

AutoCAD Dialog Box Tips You Need to Know Video
AutoCAD Dialog Box Tips You Need to Know   9 Apr, 2018

AutoCAD 2017 added a few nice enhancements to dialog boxes with lists (like the Page Setup Manager) — but do you know about them? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she clues you in on these handy features so you can take advantage of them too! More>>

At GTC 2018, NVIDIA Trumpets Arrival of Real-Time Ray Tracing Article
At GTC 2018, NVIDIA Trumpets Arrival of Real-Time Ray Tracing    31 Mar, 2018

What NVIDIA calls “the biggest advance in computer graphics in 15 years” may lead to collaborating, creating, and reviewing designs in immersive virtual reality. More>>

Lenovo ThinkPad P52s Article
Lenovo Launches Its Smallest and Lightest Workstation Yet, Plus a Highly Expandable Midrange Desktop   29 Mar, 2018

Rounding out the company's latest professional hardware lineup, the two models are helping The Hydrous project foster understanding of the world’s oceans and the fragile coral that live within.More>>

How Will AutoCAD 2019 and Autodesk's New Licensing Approach Affect CAD Managers? Article
How Will AutoCAD 2019 and Autodesk's New Licensing Approach Affect CAD Managers?   28 Mar, 2018

Although the "One AutoCAD" release may not feature big changes to the application itself, it does include major changes to what’s included with AutoCAD, and how the software is licensed.More>>


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Lynn Allen

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