Image The move to subscription was meant to lower the cost of software and make it easier to manage but for Autodesk customers it hasn’t really turned out that way

Image Wacom’s Cintiq is the de facto standard for pen-based input but can the Japanese master continue to dominate at a lower price point?

Image Cloud-based checker Verifi3D among the software tools now offered by Applied Software

Image 2021 release also includes support for slanted walls, higher quality real time visualisation and the ability to create custom workspaces

Image In these uncertain times, the cloud workstation has suddenly become much more relevant, writes Greg Corke

Image Asite's ‘Building Resilience’ report explores impact of COVID-19, Brexit, changing supply chains, digital engineering and more

Image 50% of respondents to Arup Mail Manager report say the majority of information relating to scope changes still resides in email

Image AEC technology conference and exhibition will be held at the QEII Centre, London

Image Viz team at US infrastructure firm HNTB using Quadro RTX GPUs to power real time 3D and ray tracing workflows

Image BimNv allows CAD software developers to build in Navisworks read and (soon) write capabilities into their applications

Image With this long-awaited feature objects can now be selected in the viz tool and their associated BIM information displayed

Image How WilkinsonEyre is using custom technology to get valuable insight into its licence usage to help drive down costs

Image The latest developments in Blockchain and its relevance to smart contracts for BIM and digital construction management

Image Matterlab’s Unitize designed to accelerate the assessment and reassessment of the architect’s masses

Image ArchiCAD users working from home can use the cloud service to effectively work together as integrated teams

Image Digital twin platform uses AI and computer vision to monitor distance between passengers at London station

Image The cloud-based simulation platform is designed to accelerate pedestrian wind comfort studies

Image The high cost of laser scanning has kept it in the realms of the specialists, but a UK start-up combines the power of the cloud with new algorithms to break the hegemony

Image Lenovo, HP, Nvidia and Nutanix among the firms offering extended trials from the desktop, datacentre and cloud.

For the launch of Twinmotion 2020, Greg Corke explores what Epic Games has in store for the easy-to-use arch viz tool

Image Greg Corke test drives AMD’s new affordable $399 pro graphics card that delivers real time viz and VR capabilities for the price of a typical CAD-focused GPU

Image With the new 64-core Ryzen Threadripper 3990X ray trace rendering and CAD have never been such good bedfellows

Image Collaborative R&D ‘i-REAP’ research project could lead to energy efficiency advice service for building owners

Image BC Enterprise+ will provide ‘360-degree view of the entire project’s assets’ pre, during and post construction

Image As the construction industry experiments with offsite, modular and design for manufacture, could 3D printing play a key role?

Image For team collaboration and design / review in VR, Autodesk BIM 360 is starting to emerge as a central hub, while the wireless Oculus Quest headset gains traction.

Image New 7nm professional graphics card targets 3D CAD and BIM, as well as entry-level VR and GPU rendering

Image DokaCAD for Revit can help optimise safety, time and costs, as well as assembly and deployment plans for formwork elements

Image Software used in planning of airports, train stations and stadia, and better understanding user experience within other spaces

Image Greg Corke reports on 24 firms (and even more technologies) that caught his eye at the Autodesk University Expo