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Here's What's New in ArchiCAD 18

Scott MacKenzie, Aug 27, 2014

Improved rendering tools, 'edit multiple elements' modeling feature, improved PDF-based collaboration workflow, web-based BIM cloud manager interface, new layout revision tool, elevator design enhancement

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What's the Best Mouse for AutoCAD?

Ellen Finkelstein, Aug 26, 2014

Users recommend Logitech Trackman Marble Mouse, 3Dconnexion SpaceNavigator Compact 3D Mouse, Logitech M570 Wireless Trackball, Evoluent VerticalMouse, Logitech MX500 Optical Mouse

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8 Import and Export Tips Using Various File Formats in AutoCAD

Jeff Yoders, Aug 26, 2014

Bringing AutoCAD data into Inventor to create Inventor sketch profiles, importing AutoCAD into Rhino 3D, importing AutoCAD DWGs into SOLIDWORKS

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Seen at Siggraph Vancouver 2014

Ralph Grabowski, Aug 19, 2014

Mobile chip competitors ARM, Imagination Technologies, NVIDIA, Qualcomm were present, Jon Peddie Research discussed virtualization, limitations of cloud

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3D Printing Growth: Unstoppable Even If 'Moore's Law Doesn't Apply'

Diego Tamburini, Aug 14, 2014

Autodesk CEO Carl Bass says 3D printing will overcome current limitations in next decade, will continue its penetration in production, while coexisting with subtractive methods

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Using Probes to Obtain Contact Forces in ANSYS Mechanical

Change location method from boundary condition to contact region, specify desired contact region for force calculation, Ted Harris, PADT Blog, Aug 26, 2014

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Engineering Drawings are Dead

Limitations include: interpretation issues, need for manual inspection, time demand, Ed Lopategui, GrabCAD Blog, Aug 19, 2014

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How to Create Polygons in SketchUp in 5 Seconds

Select shape tool, specify number of sides, radius of polygon, Designer Hacks, Aug 26, 2014

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Combining Parallel Slices to Create an Animation

Add parameter corresponding to axial coordinate, change slice plot settings, add animation or player node to model using COMSOL Multiphysics, Mranal Jain, COMSOL Blog, Aug 26, 2014

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5 Things About PTC Creo View 3.0 M020 Release, Pt 1

Allows measuring diameter on 2D sectional view, compare drawings in raster format, zoom selected areas, edit individual face colors, supports touch-enabled input devices on Windows platforms, Madhavi Ramesh, PTC Creo Blog, Aug 4, 2014

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