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CAD: Inventions Become Reality

How CAD Facilitated a New Device for the Deaf   Cochlear, a Swedish hearing implant manufacturer, successfully used Autodesk Inventor software to develop a digital prototype of the Baha bone conduction hearing solution (www.cochlear.com). The Baha system uses direct bone conduction to transfer sound to the cochlea, the auditory center of the inner ear.  This method has the advantage of bypassing the outer and middle ear -- which might be...


Autodesk Makes Movies Come to Life

Autodesk’s CAD technology helps artists turn stories and fairy tales into movie magic. Recent blockbuster films reflect how far the technology has really come.   For the fourteenth year in a...

CAD Infiltrates All Industries

CAD is an acronym for computer aided design. Depending on the industry, some refer to CAD as computer aided drafting or even computer aided design and drafting.   CAD applications have become...