For those interested in Autodesk trivia this is for you. When software is being developed it does not have a formal name and is often referred to as a codename project throughout development and beta testing.
Autodesk has provided a free DWG Viewer Autodesk DWG TrueView for a few years now and there is a new release of it coming with the 2010 products. Autodesk DWG TrueView is a gem with not only the ability to view DWG files from AutoCAD 2.x and up to AutoCAD 2010 a span of 27 years and 24 releases but also batch convert DWG files.
Thinking Green, Autodesk has published a guide for all to read on sustainable design. This helps you understand and explore the impact of energy, water, materials, and land in the building lifecycle.With selection of each of the areas of the lifecycle segment there is a link to Learn More detailed information.
For those using the Architectural flavored AutoCAD AutoCAD Architecture or considering it here is a nice 5 minute demonstration of the upcoming AutoCAD Architecture 2010 product by Autodesk’s ACA Ninja Kelcey Lemon.
The TeknoChronicles of Z. A new web series from Autodesk. Watch as "Z" guides you through what it takes to work for TeknoJustice, an ego-maniacal glory hog whose super-hero image has been complete...
If you do, how about attending an impromptu town hall meeting of AutoCAD based product users discussing various topics,exchanging ideas and tips and getting to know each other. Just an experiment to figure out the rough edges and what works. Is anyone interested in seeing each others faces live in a webcam and hearing their voices in a virtual meeting of CAD and Design Professionals. A live discussion group with faces and voices. Could be a great deal of fun, or a fun awkward bumpy experiment.
Did you know this ability to download Autodesk products (electronic fulfillment) Autodesk by Autodesk Subscription customers already exists? I just found out about it and Autodesk Subscription customers should have received an email around February 24th on this. Autodesk Subscription Software Coordinators, Contract Managers and users with approved download rights can download Autodesk 2009 products in multiple languages now from the Subscription Center.