Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 29. Chapters: Alpha a Omega Recording, Autodesk, Berkeley Nucleonics Corporation, Broderbund, CAPP Records, CelebriDucks, Century Theatres, Factor 5, Holiday Magic, Kerner Optical, Manga Hero, Marin Local Music, Mighty Leaf Tea, Phoenix American Incorporated, Scene7, Stol Air Commuter, Stormfront Studios, Telltale Games, The Big Picture (production company), THX, Totally Games, Vector Unit, WonderDads. Excerpt: Autodesk, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that focuses on 3D design software for use in the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media and entertainment industries. The company was founded in 1982 by John Walker, a coauthor of the first versions of the company's flagship CAD software product AutoCAD, and 12 others. Autodesk software has been used in the design of everything from the New York Freedom Tower to Tesla electric cars. Autodesk is headquartered in San Rafael, California and features a gallery of its customers' work in its San Francisco building. In March 2008 Autodesk was named number 25 on Fast Company's list of qThe World's 50 Most Innovative Companies.q The company is often seen as a bellwether for the broader economy because its software is used in many major global construction projects and the manufacturing of new products. Autodesk became best known for AutoCAD but now develops a broad range of software for design, engineering, and entertainment as well as a line of software for consumers, including Sketchbook, Homestyler, and Pixlr. The company makes educational versions of its software available free to qualified students and faculty through the Autodesk Education Community. Autodesk's digital prototyping software, including Autodesk Inventor and the Autodesk Product Design Suite, are used in the manufacturing industry to visualize, simulate, and analyze real-world...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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