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Autodesk Live Turns Revit Models into Interactive 3D Environments

The latest release by the software developer lets designers create virtual reality–like experiences that clients can navigate on their computers or iPads. By Wanda Lau Not everyone is a visual thinker, able to imagine spaces and experiences from drawings or words alone....
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Neri Oxman’s new glass printing technique could lead to 3D-printed glass building facades

Designer and researcher Neri Oxman and her Mediated Matter group at MIT Media Lab have developed a technique for 3D-printing molten glass, meaning that transparent glass objects can be printed for the first time (+ movie). The group, based at the Massachusetts Institute of...
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FARO® Expands Presence in Architecture, Engineering and Construction with Acquisition of kubit™

LAKE MARY, Fla., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and realization technology, announces the acquisition of kubit GmbH, a global leader in the development of software for...
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Digifab Update: Architectural Applications for 3D Printing – Architect Magazine

Emerging Objects and Smith|Allen Studio are using the fabrication technology to bring new materials and applications to projects. By Blaine Brownell Additive manufacturing represents a compelling, if uncertain, approach to building construction. Employed by computationally savvy...
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