6 Tips for Students Heading to College

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6 Tips for Students Heading to College

Preparing to embark on your college career? It is a big change from high school with less structure, more freedom, and greater responsibility. You become your own business, in a sense. You are the President and CEO of your experience. It’s an amazing time for self-discovery and growth, but it can be an adjustment. Here are some tips to help … Read More

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How to Fix SPSS Installer UI Mode Error

Mark PhilippAll Topics, Support, Tutorial

How to Fix SPSS Installer UI Mode Error

SPSS Visualization Designer is one of the software packages included in our SPSS Statistics Premium packages. Visualization Designer can help you create compelling visualizations for your data, which can be used in other SPSS products. The only problem with Visualization Designer is that it’s an older program. It was last updated in the Windows 7 era, but Windows has launched … Read More

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NI LabVIEW Tutorial: Installing Drivers for myDAQ

Mark PhilippAll Topics, National Instruments, Tutorial

NI LabVIEW Tutorial: Installing Drivers and ELVISmx for myDAQ

The NI myDAQ is a versatile data acquisition device that can be used with NI LabVIEW software. We’ve written many tutorials and informational blogs about the myDAQ. This post, however, will outline how to install the necessary drivers and software for the myDAQ. Why Do I Need Drivers with LabVIEW? When a computer needs to interact with some piece of … Read More

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CADD Students Design and 3D Print Dog Wheelchair

kristielAll Topics, Internet of Things (IoT), STEM Education

CADD Students Design and 3D Print Dog Wheelchair

We are thrilled to share this project-based learning story with you. It comes from CADD Instructor, Dr. Bob Molkenthin from the Aiken County Career & Technology Center. There once was a puppy that was born without its front legs. It just so happens, that his owner was a former student that Dr. Bob’s class had assisted in designing and building a … Read More

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How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2017 on Windows

Mark PhilippAll Topics, National Instruments, Support

How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2017 on Windows

It’s another year and National Instruments has released LabVIEW 2017. This guide will walk you through the steps for downloading and installing the product. LabVIEW 2017 System Requirements First, you’ll want to make sure your computer can run LabVIEW 2017. Refer to the below table to see the system requirements: Windows Run-Time Engine Development Environment Processor1 Pentium 4M/Celeron 866 MHz … Read More

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Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

kristielAll Topics, Lumion

Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

Before Lumion rendering used to be really difficult. Setting up and completing a render used to take days. With Lumion you can do it in hours. You can even make last minute changes before a meeting and update your renders within minutes. Anyone can sit down with Lumion and within 15 minutes learn how to create videos, images, and 360 panoramas. … Read More

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Explore Robotics Instrumentation and Control with fischertechnik

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Explore Robotics Instrumentation and Control with fischertechnik

The innovative and flexible fischertechnik construction system is esteemed by builders and enthusiasts of all ages, across the globe. There are fischertechnik sets available for all levels of expertise, from starter sets for young children to industrial simulation models. fischertechnik also develops many products to help its users pursue robotics. In fact, fischertechnik was the very first construction set to incorporate robotics and programming within … Read More

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Propellerhead Reason 9.5 with VST Support is Coming Soon!

kristielAll Topics, New Releases

Propellerhead Reason 9.5 with VST Support is Coming Soon!

Propellerhead recently announced Reason 9.5 will be arriving on May 29th. Reason 9 owners will be given a free update to 9.5 via auto updates in the software. Propellerhead, driven by the goal of making accessible to everyone, creates world-class software designed to inspire and create music makers. Their powerful digital audio workstation (DAW), Reason is continually being improved to … Read More

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Class of 2017: Before Graduation, Take Advantage of Student Discounts

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

Class of 2017: Before Graduation, Take Advantage of Student Discounts

Congratulations! You’ve made it and graduation is almost here. But before you cross that stage for your diploma, don’t forget to take advantage of your student status to get discounts on the things you will need for your future. Act now, while you can still score big savings on clothing, food, services, entertainment, travel, and electronics. Get the must-have software … Read More

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New Updates for V-Ray Rendering Plugins

kristielAll Topics, New Releases

New Updates for V-Ray Rendering Plugins

A worldwide leader in computer graphics, Chaos Group has been busy this year with updates to some of their most popular V-Ray titles. For those of you unfamiliar, V-ray is a rendering plugin designed to bring additional features and functionality to existing programs. This state of the art rendering solution is used by creative professionals across the globe for VFX, architecture, film, entertainment, automotive … Read More

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