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Well-built construction projects all start with a strong, solid foundation to hold up not only the structure, but also its contents. Those that are built in earthquake-prone areas must also be flexible. Remote learning platforms should be the same way—built well to hold all the essential content, yet flexible enough to work with that content in more than one way. 
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PlanGrid offers agile, easy-to-use construction project management, providing a virtual environment where teams can collaborate successfully. With powerful tools to organize and synchronize project documents, such as sheets, tasks, and issues, teams can communicate from anywhere, whether out in the field or in the office. You can keep track of RFIs, changes in markups,
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Back when I first began using AutoCAD in 1984, I basically used it as an electronic drafting board to create two-dimensional architectural drawings. It would be many years before AutoCAD was a practical tool for 3D modeling.

Today, I typically use Revit for most of my architectural work, as well as a host of other
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Before working on any project in 3ds Max, it’s important to have an idea of what the finished version will look like. This includes any assets that you’ll need to develop the 3D scene. I generally start with inspirational images to give me thoughts on how I want to remodel the room. Websites like Google Image search and Pinterest are
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Sure as the leaves falling from the trees in autumn, change is inevitable, and it’s no different with Fusion 360. Starting this month, there are some fairly significant changes for Fusion 360 users who have a free, personal use license. Educational, startup, and paid subscription users will not be affected; the following is for personal use licensing 
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Being detail-oriented is a blessing and a curse. It’s a blessing because being able to spot even the smallest errors can help identify and eliminate potential problems. It’s a curse if projects and products aren’t delivered on time and on budget due to trying to fix every little imperfection.
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