Autodesk Labs has been busy with updates and posting new technology previews this week. Autodesk Labs is where we can post emerging technologies in a pre-beta technology previews. If you have not visited the Autodesk Labs website recently and browsed what is available, take a few minutes and you might find something like the following preview technologies that may peak your interest. All Autodesk Labs technologies are free, all we ask is you provide feedback on them so they can either evolve and graduate as real Autodesk products and solutions or perhaps let us know they are not of interest and why. Each Autodesk Labs posted project has feedback links on them.
Visualize Showcase Models in the Real-World through your web cam. This is a plugin for Autodesk Showcase 2013 where you can mix your digital designs with a real environment also known as Augmented Reality.
DesignScript for AutoCAD
This is not a replacement programming language for AutoLISP or any other Autodesk supported scripting and programming languages. DesignScript is a mathematical geometry programming environment for computational design of complex geometric designs and exploring several concepts for design and analysis.
Extend BIM into building operations and building lifecycle.