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Cyrena Respini-Irwin


Cyrena Respini-Irwin is Cadalyst's editor in chief.


Vusar Provides Augmented-Reality Viewing of CAD Models on Android, iOS Devices Article
Vusar Provides Augmented-Reality Viewing of CAD Models on Android, iOS Devices   29 Oct, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

The new AR app is designed to accelerate product development by helping creators and customers evaluate designs in real-world contexts.

nTopology Advocates Repeatable ‘Recipes’ Instead of One-Off Part Creation — Part 2 Article
nTopology Advocates Repeatable ‘Recipes’ Instead of One-Off Part Creation — Part 2   30 Sep, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Modern manufacturing methods require true solid models.

‘Revolution In Simulation’ Initiative Builds a Community Dedicated to Democratization Article
‘Revolution In Simulation’ Initiative Builds a Community Dedicated to Democratization   22 Sep, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Experts, non-experts, companies, associations, and volunteers are coming together to create a public resource portal that supports advanced simulation across product development teams.

Offering more than modeling and analysis, the nTop Platform is also an authoring environment for repeatable engineering workflow Article
nTopology Advocates Repeatable ‘Recipes’ Instead of One-Off Part Creation — Part 1   21 Sep, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Offering more than modeling and analysis, the nTop Platform is also an authoring environment for repeatable engineering workflows — because ‘nobody should have to do things twice.’

Gravity Sketch v1.7 Unchains Conceptual Design with Oculus Quest VR Article
Gravity Sketch v1.7 Unchains Conceptual Design with Oculus Quest VR    29 Aug, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

When paired with Facebook’s untethered virtual reality hardware, a new version of the 3D design solution lets users sketch out 3D designs anywhere.

Holographic Workstation Gives HMD Haters a New 3D Visualization Option Article
Holographic Workstation Gives HMD Haters a New 3D Visualization Option   31 Jul, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

For design teams and other groups, a desktop holographic display is more practical than head-mounted virtual reality solutions, according to the Looking Glass Factory.

Design Processes — Not Tools — Are the Biggest Problem in Product Development, Onshape Finds Article
Design Processes — Not Tools — Are the Biggest Problem in Product Development, Onshape Finds   30 Jun, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Survey indicates that product design and manufacturing teams are concerned with communication, version control, and project visibility above all else.

The Wild Promotes VR/AR Collaboration as a Path to Better SketchUp and Revit Designs Article
The Wild Promotes VR/AR Collaboration as a Path to Better SketchUp and Revit Designs   5 Jun, 2019
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

The AEC-focused platform provides persistent virtual spaces where users can draw on and discuss their designs, thanks to new sketching and comment tools.

VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 2 Article
VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 2   31 Dec, 2018
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

IBI Group is among the early adopters exploring how the Holodeck VR platform can help AEC professionals with design presentation and development.

VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 1 Article
VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 1   28 Dec, 2018
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

According to the developer of the Holodeck virtual reality platform, there’s no longer any doubt about whether VR is viable for professional applications, including review of CAD models.



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