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Epic’s Unreal Engine update delivers on promises made

Epic’s Unreal Engine update delivers on promises made

Unreal Engine 4.21 arrives with updated tools and more options for non-gaming applications.

By November 15, 2018 Read More →
Hexagon strengthens its construction solutions portfolio for AEC market with Bricsys acquisition

Hexagon strengthens its construction solutions portfolio for AEC market with Bricsys acquisition

Hexagon AB continues its aggressive expansion into new markets with the acquisition of Belgian CAD software developer Bricsys. Founded in 2002, Bricsys introduced its flagship product BricsCAD as an AutoCAD competitor and that is still the company’s largest base of users.  However, the company has a talented team of developers and has added on new […]

By November 12, 2018 Read More →
Done deal: GitHub now belongs to Microsoft

Done deal: GitHub now belongs to Microsoft

And Microsoft’s development pool has become much richer.

By November 1, 2018 Read More →
Startup Ludenso unveils MagiMask for mobile AR

Startup Ludenso unveils MagiMask for mobile AR

Low-cost mobile AR for developers, content creators, and tech enthusiasts.

By October 16, 2018 Read More →
Faceware launches mocap sync software in Closed Beta

Faceware launches mocap sync software in Closed Beta

Shepherd will simplify a motion capture shoot and provide operators with more on-set control of recording devices.

By October 11, 2018 Read More →
Siemens acquires longtime visualization partner Lightwork Design

Siemens acquires longtime visualization partner Lightwork Design

Siemens has announced the acquisition of Lightwork Design of Sheffield, England. Lightwork began life as an OEM provider of rendering software to many CAD companies including Autodesk, PTC, Siemens, and Dassault at one time or another. The company did not make products that sold directly to customers. Lightwork Design supplied rendering technology to Siemens for […]

By September 21, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Apple purchases holographic AR lens startup

Apple purchases holographic AR lens startup

The acquisition of Akonia Holographics is fueling Apple “glass” rumors.

By September 14, 2018 Read More →
Gravity Sketch releases version 1.5

Gravity Sketch releases version 1.5

Updated and more effective realtime 3D content creation.

By September 6, 2018 Read More →
Altair announces software licensing model for solidThinking

Altair announces software licensing model for solidThinking

The new unit licensing model allows for customized access to the entire solidThinking software suite.

By September 6, 2018 Read More →
WorldViz adds Windows mixed reality support to Vizard 6

WorldViz adds Windows mixed reality support to Vizard 6

Other updates include improved graphics rendering with 3D model format glTF and increased avatar support with Adobe’s Fuse CC.

By August 9, 2018 Read More →