Category Archives: CULTURE

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Lexus is Set to Unveil Their Hoverboard on August 5th

2 days ago

Since announcing that they were working on an actual working hoverboard late last month, Lexus has been sporadically teasing Back to the Future fanatics and the curious general public alike…

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Tools I Frickin’ Love | The Laser Cutter

3 days ago

There has been much fanfare around 3D printers in recent years. Meanwhile, you rarely hear about the laser cutter in mainstream media. Honestly, I am not sure why. Perhaps it…

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Watch How Filmmakers Created a Real-Time Video Cutaway of a Motorcycle Engine

4 days ago

Although existing cutaway and section view tools that exist in today’s CAD tools are incredibly reliable, they pale in comparison to the hand drawn detailed cutaway drawings that were –…

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So You Want to Be a Design Engineer? Here’s Five Tips for Landing Your First (Real) Job

2 weeks ago

As a young block builder, you loved LEGO and would fly through the kits before quickly moving beyond build tutorials to creating your own unique creations using items from around…

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A Closer Look at Autodesk’s Design Academy with Director of Education Peggy Snyder

2 weeks ago

When it comes to learning 3D CAD tools in today’s age – be it SolidWorks, Rhino, Catia, Fusion 360, MODO or most any other – motivated self-learners have more options…

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Industrial Gastronomy | What Would Happen if an Industrial Designer Joined a Commercial Kitchen?

3 weeks ago

It’s been said (and proven) repeatedly that those with a background in design can offer the most useful feedback in ways outside of a traditional design studio – whether it’s…

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Meet the Maker | How Independent Designers are Disrupting the Manufacturing Status Quo

4 weeks ago

I want to introduce you to someone. Let’s call this person Gary. Gary works nights and weekends in a garage on a project based on the same technology you work…

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Autodesk Launches Interactive Autodesk Design Academy for 3D Design Education on iTunes U

1 month ago

It’s no secret that CAD tools are among the most complex pieces of software to learn and – perhaps most importantly – use effectively with intent. Unsurprisingly, learning these tools…

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New Short Film Documents an iPhone’s Lifecycle from the Phone’s Point-Of-View

1 month ago

For all of the ‘making of’ videos that go behind the scenes of how a product comes to life, it’s easy to forget that the product’s lifecycle goes far beyond…