As computer processing power increases, our capacity to simulate increasingly complex systems grows with it. It is getting to the point where we can use simulation not only to make predictions, but also to act as a twin, which thanks to modern algorith…Continue reading →
It’s been a bad month for Mexico, having endured three earthquakes in September alone. The worst of these quakes struck the densely populated capital Mexico City on the Sept. 19, measuring in at a magnitude of MW 7.1 and resulting in 344 deaths a…Continue reading →
The NeoNurture Incubator was going to change the developing world. Instead, it flopped. The lessons Design That Matters learned from this failure led to the organization’s eventual success with the Firefly Phototherapy Device. (image courtesy of …Continue reading →
Chinese CAD software company ZWSOFT has released the latest version of its flagship CAD package/AutoCAD alternative, ZWCAD 2018. And, thanks to the wonder of 30-day free trials, ENGINEERING.com is happy to bring you another hands-on review.
Onshape is the world’s only fully cloud-based CAD software. Unlike Autodesk Fusion 360, which requires the use of your computer’s hardware, Onshape just requires an account and a web browser—and you can design to your heart’s co…Continue reading →
The Icon Explore electric mountain bike can go 15 miles uphill—and very fast downhill, thanks to its ability to lean into a turn. Picture from ICON Explore Instagram.
Christian Bagg greets SolidWorks users from his wheelchair in the lobby of the…Continue reading →
ESAComp supports start to finish design and analysis of composite parts. (Image courtesy of Altair.)
Engineers can now simulate composites with the Altair HyperWorks tool suite. Altair’s recent acquisition of Componeering Inc., now Altair Engine…Continue reading →
ENGINEERING.com recently conducted a survey of 230 product development professionals to better understand their level of satisfaction with their primary CAD software.
The main purpose of the survey was to turn the experience of CAD users into valuable…
In a recent ENGINEERING.com survey, we asked 230 product development professionals for their thoughts about their CAD systems.
Through that survey, we were able to turn the experience of CAD users into valuable data that could help design teams make im…
When Autodesk announced that it would be moving some of its major software products to the cloud in 2015, a reactionary backlash began from some of the more vocal content creators who use their software on a regular basis. The transition from perpetual…Continue reading →