Archive for January, 2015

Vectorworks to offer student passes to industry conferences

Vectorworks to offer student passes to industry conferences

The contest will award conference admission and hotel room at three design conferences.

Web pioneer Joi Ito to keynote Siggraph 2015

Web pioneer Joi Ito to keynote Siggraph 2015

Known for his ability to see connections before others, Ito was behind many successful Internet start-ups.

CADdoctor unites model repair and translation in one tool

CADdoctor unites model repair and translation in one tool

A partnership between Elysium and Moldex3D results in one software product showing off the best of both companies.

Bassi to replace Sicot as SolidWorks CEO

Bassi to replace Sicot as SolidWorks CEO

After 18 years with SolidWorks, Sicot moves to corporate headquarters to lead indirect sales.

Ultimaker wants a piece of that 3D printer Maker action

Ultimaker wants a piece of that 3D printer Maker action

A team of Dutch engineers are winning awards and gaining attention using an open source ethic and off-the-shelf parts.

Bentley buys C3global for predictive modeling

Bentley buys C3global for predictive modeling

Another move to harness operational Big Data for asset performance management.

KeyCreator update adds multi-CAD comparison

KeyCreator update adds multi-CAD comparison

Pattern recognition technology compares models from a wide variety of CAD systems.

Unlocking the secrets of the human heart with the help of Creo

Unlocking the secrets of the human heart with the help of Creo

PTC collaborates with University of Tokyo to build better replacement hearts.

WebAnimate update improves retargeting

WebAnimate update improves retargeting

Browser-based animation rigging tool comes in free and pro versions.

Aveva acquires 8over8 makers of ProCon software

Aveva acquires 8over8 makers of ProCon software

P&P company Aveva acquires 8over8 project control software developer for £26.9