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Posts by Anthony Frausto-Robledo AIA, LEED AP

3D Systems acquires Xerox’s Solid Ink Engineering and Development Teams

Xerox’s solid-ink engineering technology and teams acquired by 3D Systems in all cash deal

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Graphisoft promotes Paperless Architect’s office with new BIMx Docs

Graphisoft touts its green-ness with BIMx Docs promoting the idea of the “paperless office” in architectural practice

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Infinite Skills ships AutoCAD 2014 for Mac Training CD

Infinite Skills offers new Autodesk AutoCAD 2014 for Mac video training resource

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UK National BIM Report – BIM Adoption Trends in UK

United Kingdom National BIM Report for 2013 shows BIM adoption growing steadily in the UK AECO markets

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Tidbits: Scia, Nomad and Maxon news

Mac and iOS CAD/3D News: We have some tidbits on Nomad for Vectorworks users on Android, a series of updates and new learning materials for CINEMA 4D and Scia news…

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Tidbits: Chaos V-Ray 2 for Rhino, e-on Software, MagicPlan, etc.

Mac and iOS CAD/3D News : We have some news tidbits on Chaos Group’s V-Ray 2.0 for Rhino as well as news on e-on software’s PLE’s for Vue 2014, plus news on MagicPlan coming to Android

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Nemetschek Vectorworks named Baltimore Top 100 Workplaces

Vectorworks’s maker named Top 100 Employer in Baltimore region by The Baltimore Sun

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Lagoa and GrabCAD partner to bring integrated Lagoa rendering to GrabCAD

GrabCAD and Lagoa–two cloud-based innovators in the world of CAD and 3D–have partnered to deliver advanced Lagoa-powered rendering directly within GrabCAD

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Product Review: IMSI Design’s TurboSite Pro 2 for iPad

In this product review Architosh looks at the award-winning IMSI Design TurboSite Pro v2 and its many abilities to streamline the field report process in AEC workflows

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AU: IMSI Design shows latest versions of TurboSite series at Autodesk University

Next generation TurboSite apps displayed at Autodesk University last week

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FileMaker launches new FileMaker 13 Platform with new FileMaker WebDirect

FileMaker announces new FileMaker 13 Platform with new WebDirect technologies, making it incredibly easy to develop and deploy custom business solutions that link desktops, devices and the Web back to a central server

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Strata’s new Strata Design 3D CX 7.5 for Mac and Windows

Strata’s latest flagship CX 7.5 offers much stronger modeling capabilities, UV unwrapping technologies and a whole lot more

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Chief Architect now released for Mac

One of the most popular CAD products in the construction market has finally come to the Mac OS X platform in a full native ground up version

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GRAPHISOFT ArchiCAD BIM Product of the Year in UK Award Program

ArchiCAD has won BIM Product of the Year for the 3d Straight Year in UK Hammer Awards

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Vectorworks 2014 Spanish Language version released

Spanish language version of Vectorworks 2014 is now available and shipping

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Autodesk talks to Architosh about Revit through a Web Browser

Autodesk talks to Architosh about its Revit on Amazon G2 instances Developer Technology Preview and what this might mean for Autodesk product strategies in the future

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Architosh and Editor Receive BAC Honor at ABX Boston 2013

Achievements in 14 years of industry technology writing and publishing earn honor from Boston architecture school at ABX 2013

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Grabert releases ARES Commander Edition 2014 CAD for Mac, Windows and Linux

Grabert continues assault on Autodesk’s market leading AutoCAD with 2014 Edition of ARES Commander. The latest release gives Mac AutoCAD users in particular features still missing in the latest versions of AutoCAD for OS X

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Autodesk post video of Revit running through Web browser on Mac OS X

Following the hot swell of intense interest from last week’s post on Autodesk’s somewhat quiet news that it was expanding on its remote technology to bring popular Autodesk apps to “a browser near you”, the company has just posted a video of Revit running on FireFox on the Mac.

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GRAPHISOFT aiming to become National ‘Public’ Champion for Hungary in Euro Business Awards

GRAPHISOFT, a global leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM) solutions for architects, will compete for the title of Hungary’s ‘National Public Champion’ in this year’s European Business Awards, sponsored by RSM International, as the public vote opens for the first time

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Event: ABX ArchiCAD User Group Meeting: Exploring BIM Projects on Mobile Devices

Come see GRAPHISOFT’S new BIMx Docs to see first hand how BIM on a mobile device can be implemented

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GRAPHISOFT BIMx ranked 3rd in Top 10 Apps for Architects

GRAPHISOFT’S latest and new BIMx Docs wins honors as 3rd best App in Top 10 List at ArchDaily publication

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New bim+ Nemetschek platform goes online – Highly iPad Centric

New open solution bim+ revolutionizes working with BIM models in AECO industry. Innovative bim+ apps help build and design better and faster

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Amazon and Nvidia enable new EC2 GPU Instance Type – Brings powerful CAD/3D apps to the masses via the Cloud

Amazon’s new EC2 GPU Instance Type will power next-generation of CAD/3D apps in the cloud

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Did Autodesk just put Revit on the Mac? Autodesk announces 3D Design Apps in Browser

Autodesk, OTOY, Amazon Web Services and Nvidia provide the new abilities to power Revit–along with 3ds Max–on Apple and other platforms for the first time

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AIA TAP BIM Awards – Call for Entries Announced

The AIA BIM TAP group has made their call for entries for 2014 awards

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ZEISS cinemizer OLED Glasses work with GRAPHISOFT BIMx

New ZEISS glasses offer unique virtual reality experience for BIM users using Graphisoft BIMx software

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Commentary: Why the new Mac Pro will rock for ArchiCAD but not for Revit

Are you excited about running Revit on a new Mac Pro under Boot Camp? You might want to really review that decision first…or switch BIM programs if it means that much to you

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The Mac Pro: So what’s a D300, D500 and D700 anyway? We have answers

We have more details on the new Mac Pro D300, D500 and D700, including their architecture class

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Nemetschek AG names GRAPHISOFT and Vectorworks CEOs to Executive Board

Viktor Varkonyi, CEO of Graphisoft SE and Sean Flaherty, CEO of Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. have both been promoted to the Executive Board of Munich, Germany-based Nemetschek AG

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Autodesk releases new AutoCAD 2014 for Mac product line

New versions of AutoCAD 2014 for Mac and AutoCAD LT for Mac increase capabilities while leveraging unique OS X system

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Notes from the call: Autodesk AutoCAD 2014 for Mac – More Details

Our call notes from AutoCAD 2014 for Mac are packed with some interesting details about this release and the future of AutoCAD on the Mac

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Job Listing: Simulicity, Inc. now adding software engineers

Simulicity is a stealth-mode IT startup, fusing Big Data and Design Thinking to make smarter, faster urban planning a reality for architects…and for the communities they serve

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Nemetschek Vectorworks releases new Nomad 2.5

Nomad gets nifty new Dropbox integration, including processing of Vectorworks files via VCS as well as new top plan viewport snapping

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Google’s secret project to revolutionize AEC software industry

Google X spin-off promises to revolutionize the building industry

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Graphisoft introduces BIMx Docs for iPhone and iPad

Hungary-based Graphisoft brings integrated project docs to Apple’s iOS devices

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Bobrow Consulting Group hits 1 million views on YouTube for ArchiCAD training

Bobrow Group YouTube channel hits 1 million views

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Siemens releases new NX 9 PLM software for Mac, Windows and Linux

Siemens NX 9 now available for PLM customers worldwide for OS X, Windows and Linux 64-bit environments

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Tidbits: TurboCAD Mac, Luxion and RaySupreme news

Mac and iOS CAD/3D News: We have tidbits on RaySupreme’s update to version 1.5, Luxion’s KeyShot turns 4.2 with many excellent new features and TurboCAD Mac v7 is officially now a 64-bit application

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Tech Soft 3D ships HOOPS Visualize v20

Tech Soft 3D releases HOOPS Visualize v20 — 3D Software Toolkit for Application Developers

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Write a 3D Software Engine from Scratch

Ever wondered what was involved in making a drawing or CAD program draw a basic line between two points?

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Product In-Depth: V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp

In this feature Product In-Depth Lon Grohs, vice president of business development, Chaos Group and Corey Rubadue, director of Chaos Group USA, speak to Architosh about the latest version of V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp, a sophisticated photorealistic rendering plugin application for Trimble’s popular SketchUp modeler.

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Foundry announces MARI for Mac, following special Mac Pro session at WWDC

Following the MARI for OS X preview at the special session on the new Mac Pro at WWDC 2013, the Foundry announced MARI for Mac today

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Luxion and Autodesk Partner to Transform Product Design

Autodesk and Luxion partner to make product and industrial designer cooler and easier to visualize

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HP grows DesignJet T-series with new T2500 eMultifunction printer

HP unleashes new T2500 eMultifunction Large Format Printer on the AEC and GIS markets

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Tech Soft 3D announces new Product Suite for Desktop, Mobile and Web

HOOPS Developer expands with new technologies leveraging mobile platforms like Apple iPad and the emergence of WebGL

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‘Smart BIM Cloud’ Pilot Project completed by Graphisoft, Obayashi Corp. and NEC

Smart BIM Cloud project is based on Graphisoft’s industry leading BIM Server Technology

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3Dconnexion releases world’s first wireless 3D mouse for CAD

World’s first 3D wireless mouse in on the loose!

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Graphisoft ArchiCAD receives IFC Coordination View 2.0 Import Certification

Graphisoft’s ArchiCAD becomes first BIM program to obtain both Import and Export IFC Coordination View 2.0 Certification

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Pratt Institute gets Render Farm tech from PipelineFX

PipelineFX’s Qube turns into Pratt’s White Knight after many struggles with existing render farm

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Vectorworks Nomad now compatible with iOS 7

Nomad gets its iOS 7 game on…now compatible with Apple’s hugely popular iOS 7

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Lagoa acquires 3Dtin browser 3D modeling tool

Lagoa acquires

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Nemetschek Scia teams with Design Data to integrate BIM into steel delivery process

Nemetschek Scia presents new link to integrate the steel BIM and fabrication workflow at the SDS/2 2013 user group conference

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Chaos Group ships new V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp

25 New features target speed, lighting and visualization quality in new plugin, plus much more…

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Details on Vectorworks Graphics Module (VGM) in new Vectorworks 2014

We provide details on the new Vectorworks Graphics Module (VGM) in Vectorworks 2014, soon to be announced

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Mavericks brings OpenGL 4.1 plus notes on the new Mac Pros

OS X Mavericks will be a much better operating environment for CAD and 3D professionals — New OpenGL 4.1 benchmarks put it square with Windows

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Nemetschek Vectorworks will soon unveil major updated Vectorworks 2014 with dramatic new under the hood technologies

Vectorworks 2014 product line shown to press, while the company plans for official announcement soon. New Vectorworks 2014 product line offers numerous innovative new features and technologies

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Willy Wonka eat your heart out: Get ready to start printing your own Candy! 3D Systems acquires The Sugar Lab

The Sugar Lab acquired by 3D Systems — now you can print 3D editable sugar confections

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e-on software releases latest Plant Factory – now shipping

e-on software releases new Plant Factory 3D software for Mac and Windows

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Abvent announces Artlantis 5

Abvent intros new Artlantis 5 today

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