2015: Obligatory Predictions for the Year Ahead

It’s that time of year where journalists, writers, bloggers and pretty much everyone, puts together their obligatory list of what they see as being the trends, movements and predictions for the year ahead. Whether done by gazing into a crystal ball, reading the Tarot cards or looking at what’s filling their inbox on a Continue reading

PTC Creo Helps Team Explore 2000 Alternatives for New Washing Machine

If you haven’t bought a washing machine in a while, you might be surprised at what’s out there. According to Consumer Reports, new machines can hold more laundry than ever (up to 12.7 kg, or 28 pounds). Modern machines offer mid-wash soaking and more aggressive agitation cycles. And they include USB ports so you Continue reading

Desktop Engineering: 3D Printing Takes Off

The pressure is on aerospace companies to reduce the weight of their planes while ensuring safety and quality. Manufacturers are increasingly turning to new materials and technologies to lighten the load, including rapidly evolving 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. 3D printing was initially seen as a way for aerospace, automotive and other manufacturers Continue reading