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The Open Design Alliance readies new tools for 2020

The Open Design Alliance readies new tools for 2020

The Open Design Alliance’s season of press releases is here and the quantity of information is greater than ever as the organization follows up on the several new directions they have taken to support interoperability and communication in the CAD industry. The organization has moved into new territory with its Visualize, Web SDK, and BIM […]

Blender Foundation awarded $1.2 million Epic MegaGrant

Blender Foundation awarded $1.2 million Epic MegaGrant

With Epic Games on board, Blender Foundation looks to improve on-boarding, coordination, and best practices for code quality.

Foundry reveals its schedule for Siggraph 2019

Foundry reveals its schedule for Siggraph 2019

Foundry will be hosting its 3rd All Stars event and six exhibitor sessions at Siggraph 2019.

Altair releases Hyperworks 2019

Altair releases Hyperworks 2019

Latest release offers fast simulation of complex assemblies, easy-to-learn fatigue life prediction, enhanced user experience for fast concept modeling, and more.

Dassault announces plan to acquire Medidata for a heart stopping $5.8 billion deal

Dassault announces plan to acquire Medidata for a heart stopping $5.8 billion deal

Ever ambitious Dassault promises to transform health care.

Graphisoft and Epic Games offer realtime visualization for ArchiCAD 23

Graphisoft and Epic Games offer realtime visualization for ArchiCAD 23

Recent Twinmotion acquisition will help Epic Games provide ArchiCAD 23 customers with free access to realtime visualization technology.

Holographic workstation Looking Glass Pro: visualize in 3D without VR/AR headsets

Holographic workstation Looking Glass Pro: visualize in 3D without VR/AR headsets

Looking Glass Pro offers sample app library containing holographic apps to display and interact with content holographically. 

On the horizon: AMD, Intel, Lenovo, Nvidia, and Qualcomm tease new products and updates

On the horizon: AMD, Intel, Lenovo, Nvidia, and Qualcomm tease new products and updates

Computex is shaping up to be another big year. Our friends at AMD, Intel, Lenovo, and Nvidia have been bugging us with hints and promises and demands because they’re lining up their big announcements and they want to make sure we recognize Computex week as a worldwide celebration of compute power. AMD is expected to […]

By May 26, 2019 Read More →
Nvidia’s Q1 FY20 results

Nvidia’s Q1 FY20 results

$2.2 billion in sales, $394 million profit; down 31 % from last quarter. Nvidia reported revenue from some platforms—Gaming and Automotive, the revenue up; while Data center, Professional Visualization, and OEM saw a decline quarter-to-quarter. The company’s GPU business revenue was $2.02 billion, down 27% from a year earlier and up 2% sequentially. “NVIDIA is […]

By May 21, 2019 Read More →
Marvel Studios’ Victoria Alonso to deliver keynote at Siggraph 2019

Marvel Studios’ Victoria Alonso to deliver keynote at Siggraph 2019

Registration is now open for the conference that will run 28 July–1 August in Los Angeles.