The 6 Best Child-Friendly CAD Tools to Get Kids Started on 3D Design (MakeUseOf)

MakeUseOf: The 6 Best Child-Friendly CAD Tools to Get Kids Started on 3D Design . “The advent of 3D printing can let kids’ imaginations go wild. Since specific shapes no longer limit them, creation possibilities are infinite. However, it’s the software that might restrict their potential. Imagine trying to teach an eight-year-old child Autodesk Fusion 360; that will possibly demotivate them in record time. Nevertheless, there are kid-friendly substitutes available out there. Here are the six best CAD tools to let your child discover 3D modeling.”

Make Tech Easier: 4 of the Best Alternatives to AutoCAD

Make Tech Easier: 4 of the Best Alternatives to AutoCAD. “If you’re an average student or hobbyist working on a lean budget, you don’t have to always pick AutoCAD. There are some worthy contenders with similar supporting infrastructure and critical functionality. The challenge is in deciding which AutoCAD alternatives are worth your time, as the market is awash with ghastly knockoffs. Our four AutoCAD alternatives aren’t just affordable but read similar files to those AutoCAD reads, easily integrate with AutoCAD, and are intuitive to learn.”

Mashable: #PlotterTwitter is the soothing corner of the internet you desperately need

Mashable: #PlotterTwitter is the soothing corner of the internet you desperately need. “We’re frequently on the lookout for a quiet corners of the internet. You know – places to take refuge from the often chaotic online world. One such corner is the the delightful #PlotterTwitter community, where artists, programmers, tech enthusiasts, and more share their neatest generative art made using different models of plotter printers, which work by physically moving a pen across paper.”