Marc Thomas previews the new interface that spans PCs and mobile devices
The Surface Pro will be the first tablet that lets architects access design data directly
Ray Crotty’s new book sets out the reasons why bim will change the world
The latest in visualisation software looks set to make a visible difference to architects’ working methods
Autodesk’s Autocad 2011 for Mac is available for download. How does it stand up when put to the test?
Could new iPad applications and software become valuable tools for practices?
New city modelling technology is given a test run
Bentley’s V8i upgrade, its largest-ever simultaneous release of new products, is an important step along the evolutionary line to 3D design
The acceptance of fully integrated 3D design might be closer than we think
How do you know if job candidates are as good at cad as they say? And how effective are your own employees? Paul Carnell, associate director at Benoy, explains how CADsmart is helping his practice to get some answers
3Dconnexion’s new creation looks set to revolutionise 3D navigation
OpenAsset’s bim library puts you in control, says Liam Southwood
Nemetschek sees Vectorworks 2011 as a milestone for the firm. Liam Southwood puts it through its paces
The Venice Architecture Biennale iPhone app has been launched to ease the journey from one pavilion to another, help visitors manage the hectic schedule of events, and find and book restaurants.
The iPhone is now a technology platform in its own right. Simon Johns brings you a guide to the best architecture-related applications
Caruso St John’s Florian Zierer has been won over by the fine quality of the drawings produced by ArchiCad’s BIM technology
By incorporating Parasolid, the best 3D modelling technology available, Vectorworks 2009 is racing ahead of the pack, reports Jonathan Reeves
How one of the majors conquered its visual data mountain with the help of a software developer who listens