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John Bacus of Trimble talks to Architosh about SketchUp, broadly and about version 2014

Over the years Architosh has had the distinct pleasure of unique discourse with the folks behind SketchUp. From our early beginnings together we often manage to get the story that nobody else gets. In this special feature we are going to combine some insights from general SketchUp talk over the past year with a recent discussion–with John Bacus–of the latest version’s new features.

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Limitless Computing announces new SightSpace View plugin for SketchUp

SketchUp 3D Basecamp 2014 is launch time for third-party application developer Limitless Computing with its new SightSpace View plugin and mobile app

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V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp Service Pack 1 Now Available

V-Ray 2 for SketchUp gets its first Service Pack from the Chaos Group — adds many new features including support for SketchUp 2014

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Shade 3D version 14.1 released — Better 3D printing 3D modeling and more

Japan’s successful Shade 3D has important new features in its latest point 1 release to version 14 for both Professional, Standard and Basic versions

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Luxion’s KeyShot gets new Integration with solidThinking Evolve 2014

Luxion’s KeyShot is now integrated into solidThinking Evolve 2014 via LiveLinking technology–offering product designers best-in-class real-time rendering in tandem with a leading iterative surfaces and solids modeling CAID tool

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LightWave 3D Group Offers Educational Pricing for NevronMotion Plugin for LightWave 11.6

Microsoft Kinect-based mocap and retargeting system works to capture, adjust and retarget motion to 3D objects and characters in LightWave 11.6

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Event: solidThinking Evolve 2014 – Learn about this exciting new update

solidThinking Evolve 2014 free webinars showcase the latest new features…including new isolate mode, KeyShot Living Linking, new UI and UX improvements for product design on Mac or Windows

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solidThinking Evolve for Architectural Design Modeling – Part 1

In this special feature article we explore solidThinking Evolve and its use in advanced architectural surface modeling. In this part 1 feature we demonstrate the basics in working with complex curved surfaces and forms

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In-Brief: Trimble announces SketchUp 2014 for Mac and Windows

Trimble launches new SketchUp 2014…offers speed improvements in rendered views and many new features including a WebGL based preview engine for 3D Warehouse

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Firm Profile: Archiform 3D — Challenging China with Integral Design

We continue our Firm Profile series with Archiform 3D founder and president, Steve Bell. Archiform 3D is a leading global provider of advanced architectural visualization and design services operating globally. The company does amazing work and they do it all with a spartan pipeline consisting of ArchiCAD and CINEMA 4D. This is a big interview but chalk full of interesting business craft and insightful details–the kind of information Architosh is known for pulling out in stories like this. So sit back, grab a cup of your favorite beverage and enjoy the story.

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MeshFusion for The Foundry’s modo now available from Cadsoft Solutions

MeshFusion plugin for the Foundry’s modo 701 offers powerful and time saving boolean operations to subdivision surface (SDS0 objects

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Punch ViaCAD 9 series available through Cadsoft Solutions

cadsoft solutions is now shipping the new ViaCAD Version 9 product line from Punch Software

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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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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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Lagoa acquires 3Dtin browser 3D modeling tool

Lagoa acquires

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