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Zoom In on AutoCAD Objects with the View Cube — Even in 2D! Video
Zoom In on AutoCAD Objects with the View Cube — Even in 2D!   26 Jun, 2017

If you want to zoom in on an object with maximum speed, then be sure to check out this super-speedy tip from Cadalyst and Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen! Who would have guessed the View Cube could come in so handy in 2D as well?More>>

Miniature Workstation Movement Takes Small Step Forward with Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny Article
Miniature Workstation Movement Takes Small Step Forward with Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny    21 Jun, 2017

Pressures such as shrinking office spaces push vendors to think small, packaging professional-level computing power into pocket-sized chassis.More>>

Will Integrated CAM Yield More Manufacturable SOLIDWORKS Designs? Article
Will Integrated CAM Yield More Manufacturable SOLIDWORKS Designs?   15 Jun, 2017

Sandesh Joshi, a former member of the SOLIDWORKS R&D team, expects the coordination of CAD and CAM in the upcoming 2018 release to have a significant effect on product design.More>>

Create Speedy AutoCAD Paper Space Viewports — the Right Way Video
Create Speedy AutoCAD Paper Space Viewports — the Right Way   12 Jun, 2017

You’ve finished your model, and now you’re ready to print. You just need to set up your paper space layouts with your title block, and viewports to scale. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the speedy (and correct) route to create viewports, along with a tip or two for those of you who are old...More>>

GTC 2017, Part 2: Revolutionary Uses of GPUs Hold Promise for CAD Users Article
GTC 2017, Part 2: Revolutionary Uses of GPUs Hold Promise for CAD Users   1 Jun, 2017

At the GPU Technology Conference (GTC), NVIDIA demonstrates possibilities for AI-boosted ray tracing, 3D printing, and generative design — all powered by GPUs.More>>

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The Why and How of IoT-Enabled Design   1 Jun, 2017

Connecting products to the Internet isn’t the stuff of Tomorrowland anymore, and presenters at PTC’s LiveWorx 17 conference showed just how real-world it has become.More>>

Integration and Security Concerns Dog Cloud-Based PLM, CIMdata Finds Article
Integration and Security Concerns Dog Cloud-Based PLM, CIMdata Finds   27 May, 2017

Adoption of product lifecycle management (PLM) software is lagging behind other cloud-based solutions in the enterprise space, but that may change as established providers bring their offerings to market.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves   22 May, 2017

We want to go as quickly as possible in AutoCAD, right? We don’t want to spend a split second longer than necessary waiting for AutoCAD to perform a save. In this tutorial from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to speed up any type of save (including automatic saves) so you can get your...More>>

GTC 2017, Part 1: NVIDIA Unveils Flagship Volta GPU, Project Holodeck VR Platform, and More Article
GTC 2017, Part 1: NVIDIA Unveils Flagship Volta GPU, Project Holodeck VR Platform, and More   18 May, 2017

The annual event showcases technologies poised to extend the GPU’s reach, with the potential to disrupt CAD workflows. More>>

Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD Video
Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD   8 May, 2017

Let’s face it: We need our AutoCAD automatic saves. But are we controlling them, or are they controlling us? In this video from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to get the most out of your automatic saves — and how to use your .SV$ files, should you ever need to!More>>


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Lynn Allen

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