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Digital Twin vs. Digital Thread

Digital twin vs. digital thread The digital twin and digital thread are two concepts that have been around for decades, but the technology to make them powerful, useful, and accessible is emerging. A digital thread unifies diverse but interrelated data sets in order to uncover insights. This data unification is […]

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Augmented/Virtual Reality Hardware

How to Choose Which Augmented Reality Device is Right For You

When organizations have a winning combination of domain expertise, hardware, and the right enterprise AR software… successful implementations of industrial augmented reality happen. There are a range of applicable AR devices on the market that can dramatically help you differentiate your brand. From optimizing complicated manufacturing workflows to supercharging your […]

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10 Advantages of Additive Manufacturing

If you aren’t taking advantage of additive manufacturing (AM) yet, it’s very likely that you should be. Additive manufacturing and AM technologies continuously improve and expand every day. AM technology is becoming less costly and more efficient due to its’ massive market expansion. New materials used for AM create parts […]

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The Top CAD Trends of 2020

So far this year, efficiency has been a clear theme for CAD. Various companies are using the advances in CAD technology to do more with less – whether that means getting by with smaller teams due to a labor shortage, or creating cost-effective designs by utilizing emerging technologies to move […]

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5 New Technology Trends, This Year In 2020

5 Technology Trends In 2020

What’s ahead for industrial enterprises? This past decade, we’ve faced sweeping changes in industrial innovation; from advanced automation to shifting workforce demographics. Leading-edge industrial enterprises are investing billions of dollars into digital transformation in order to solve some of the major challenges that industrial companies are facing globally. Issues like […]

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Five Ways Retailers Can Use Augmented Reality (AR)

5 Ways Retailers Can Use Augmented Reality Augmented reality is beginning to have a major impact across all industries. In the upcoming years, augmented reality (AR) is predicted to have an immense impact in retail, footwear, and apparel – not only in store, but also online. This will undoubtedly change […]

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MakerBot 3D Printed Method Materials

The Newest Addition to the Method Platform….

2019 marks an impressive year for MakerBot materials.  MakerBot announced the newest addition to its portfolio of engineering-grade materials, Nylon. The addition of Nylon brought Method to a total of eight printing materials. Nylon is widely used for functional prototyping and end-use applications within the automotive, industrial products, and consumer products […]

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Augmented/Virtual Reality Hardware

How Augmented Reality Bridges the Gap Between Humans and Machines

So how is augmented reality bridging the gap between humans and machines? The Industrial Internet of Things has paved the way for machine automation of simple and routine tasks for smart, connected products (SCP). Simultaneously, augmented reality (AR) is empowering workers and yielding incredible gains in worker productivity. Eventually, humans […]

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