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    New Web-based and cloud-based tools strip away some of the obstacles to running an efficient office.

  • New Automation Program Streamlines LEED Processes

    USGBC's app-like LEED Automation program seamlessly integrates third-party applications with LEED Online.

  • AutoCAD On the Go

    Remotely access, edit, and share DWG files with AutoCAD WS, a new Web and mobile app.

  • New App Puts MoMA In Your Pocket

    The free application for iPhone, iPad, and iPod allows instant access to art collections, events, audio tours, and more, providing users with a unique experience inside and outside of the museum.

  • Google SketchUp 8 Released

    Latest version of the 3D modeling software offers new documentation, shape-manipulation, and geo-modeling capabilities, along with a slew of improved features.

  • Home Energy Performance Audits and Advice at Your Fingertips

    A new application for iPad and iPhone helps architects, builders, and homeowners evaluate home efficiency and energy ratings.

  • Web-based Project Management System Integrates with AIA Payment Forms

    Two of AIA's most frequently used contract documents are now available to users of the Web-based EADOC construction management system.

  • drawing the line

    Part of the mystique of architects has traditionally come from their hand sketches, those fluid doodles that brilliantly capture the evolution of ideas.

  • Free Software Assesses Building Energy and Emissions

  • BIM Tips for Firms

    Model-based design is the biggest change to hit the building industry since CAD, and it means adapting not only to a new technology but also a new way of thinking and working. John Schippers teaches a class on building information modeling (BIM) and provided these tips.