First Look Review: Shade 8.54 May, 2006 By: Ron LaFon
Shade 8.5 from e frontier is a 3D modeling tool that lets you generate photorealistic renderings and 3D animations. This new release supports 64-bit Windows and Intel-based Macs and includes a variety of new features and improvements. Shade 8.5 is touted as running up to twice as fast on Intel-based Macs, and the Windows 64-bit supports more than 2GB of memory rendering. Read more >>p>
Microsoft and UGS Announce Strategic Alliance
Companies will collaborate to develop PLM software for the Microsoft platform.
Read more >>
Four Student Teams Take Top Honors at FIRST Robotics Championship
The brainchild of inventor Dean Kamen, engineering competition fosters competitive play, sportsmanship and partnerships. Read more >>
AEC: SmartPlant 3D v6.1
Intergraph's plant design and engineering software now supports Oracle and Microsoft database platforms. Read more >>
Facilities Management: TRIRIGA v9
Updated enterprise workplace management application suite helps organizations manage and optimize the workplace. Read more >>
MCAD: VX CAD/CAM
VX releases software to turn digital images into 3D models. Read more >>
MCAD: FreeForm v9
SensAble Technologies releases updated version its 3D organic modeling software. Read more >>
Hardware: PHANTOM Omni
SensAble Technologies releases a haptic device for 'virtual clay modeling' using the company's FreeForm software. Read more >>
In her easy-to-follow, friendly style, long-time Cadalyst contributing editor and Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen guides you through a new feature or time-saving trick in every episode of her popular AutoCAD video tips. Subscribe to the free Cadalyst Video Picks newsletter and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is published. All exclusively from Cadalyst!
Poll not yet available.