Image The HoloLens 2 is a vast improvement over the first generation mixed reality headset. Visual experience and interaction might grab the headlines, but for AEC firms the biggest impact should come from Azure cloud connectivity

Image When Unity Reflect launches later this year, AEC firms will be able to push rich BIM data out to multiple devices, quickly and easily, and then build custom apps on top.

Image Our 3rd annual exploration of the future of design and construction technology took place last month in London. And the robots stole the show!

Image At this year’s NXT BLD, Boston Dynamics brought SPOT Mini to demonstrate that these are indeed the droids that the construction industry has been looking for

Image For this year’s Key Customer Conference and launch of ArchiCAD 23, Graphisoft opted to hold it in Las Vegas, the first time in the USA

Image Many AEC firms struggle to fully understand the different options for VDI and whether to go cloud or on-premise. Adam Jull of IMSCAD Global explores the benefits and costs

Image A free application from the London Mayor’s office helps developers conform to planning rules and decide which rapid off-site construction technology best fits their design

Image The National Digital Twin is an ambitious project to bring new efficiencies to the UK’s infrastructure

Image The race for enterprise VR is heating up. Stephen Holmes gets hands-on with Varjo’s first headset and discovers an experience that goes far beyond anything he’s seen before

Image Smaller just got better with the Lenovo Thinkstation P330 family

Image AMD is developing smart ways to cut render times in its physically-based renderer, other than relying on the brute force of the GPU.

Image Following the success of Finnish firms like Tekla and Solibri we explore seven new BIM-centric technologies looking to make their mark on the international stage.

Image We report on the latest developments in ‘constructioneering’, a process that aims to solve the fragmented workflow between design and construction.