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Get Fast Answers with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator Video
Get Fast Answers with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator   10 Dec, 2018

You’ve probably seen the AutoCAD Quick Calculator many times — but perhaps you just weren’t quite sure what to do with it. AutoCAD video tipster Lynn Allen will show you that QuickCalc is a very powerful tool, so you can stop ignoring it and start taking advantage of it!More>>

Autodesk, Unity Plan for Virtual Visions of AEC Projects Article
Autodesk, Unity Plan for Virtual Visions of AEC Projects   30 Nov, 2018

The two companies are collaborating to help users turn design data into “virtual experiences that help you work better and do more,” in the words of Autodesk CEO Andrew Anagnost.More>>

Herrera on Hardware: A Case Study in Virtual Workstations for CAD Article
A Case Study in Virtual Workstations for CAD   29 Nov, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: The experience of architecture and engineering firm Mead & Hunt presents a compelling proof point for a new CAD computing paradigm.More>>

Autodesk Advocates Automation at AU 2018 Article
Autodesk Advocates Automation at AU 2018   17 Nov, 2018

The design software developer is pushing generative design and other automation technologies for product development and AEC workflows, while seeking to allay concerns about the impact on jobs.More>>

Going Digital in Transportation Sponsored
Going Digital in Transportation   6 Nov, 2018

“Going digital” is not just about leveraging the latest technology, it’s about enabling different outcomes for your projects.More>>

Take Control of Your AutoCAD Options! Video
Take Control of Your AutoCAD Options!   5 Nov, 2018

The AutoCAD Options command controls so many different important elements of AutoCAD — and it can be accessed in a variety of ways (with slightly varying results). Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you the many methods for accessing Options, as well as how to control the specific tab...More>>

Drones Help Small Team Tackle Big Campus Digitization Project Article
Drones Help Small Team Tackle Big Campus Digitization Project   31 Oct, 2018

Skand’s application of Bentley Systems reality capture technology provides RMIT University with a new view of its building facades and roofs.More>>

Backed by a New Big Brother, Bricsys Eyes a Bigger Piece of the Pie Article
Backed by a New Big Brother, Bricsys Eyes a Bigger Piece of the Pie   27 Oct, 2018

Bricsys’s pursuit of DWG-based CAD users will get a boost from an acquisition by Hexagon.More>>

What’s Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer? Video
What’s Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer?   22 Oct, 2018

We’ve all seen the DEFPOINTS layer in AutoCAD, but how did it get there? Maybe you use this mystery layer to place objects you wish to display but not plot — but what are the perils of doing so, and is there a better solution? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you the advantages...More>>

With New Turing, NVIDIA Doubles Down on the Future of Real-Time Ray-Tracing Article
With New Turing, NVIDIA Doubles Down on the Future of Real-Time Ray-Tracing    18 Oct, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: CAD professionals are expected to reap the benefits.More>>


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Lynn Allen

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