Category: Eagle

  • Autodesk EAGLE vs. Fusion 360 Electronics – Debunking Myths

    Are Autodesk EAGLE and Fusion 360 the same? Read on to learn the differences between EAGLE vs. Fusion and why moving to the comprehensive product development solution may be the next step for you.

  • How To Create Custom Fonts on Your PCB in Fusion 360 Electronics

    Learn how to use any font on your machine for your PCB designs in the Fusion 360 electronics workspace. You may think using custom fonts on your PCBs is a matter of personal preference, but the option to customize does have its advantages. You can match fonts used on logos to improve aesthetic appeal or…

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    How Much Does Fusion 360 Cost? [Updated 2022]

    Wondering how much Fusion 360 cost? Learn about the various Fusion 360 subscription types, along with features, benefits, and costs of each.

  • What’s New in EAGLE – V9.6

    Splines Easily draw curved lines using splines with up to 2 points of control before ending with the latest Autodesk EAGLE release. You no longer need to use a series of arcs and lines to accomplish a contoured shape for your board outline.  You will notice that the drawing tools now include the Spline command. …

  • WorldSkills Design Challenge 2019

    Over 1300 competitors from 63 countries recently met for the 45th WorldSkills Design Challenge in Kazan, Russia. Considered to be the best among their peers these young competitors stepped up to a wide spectrum of challenges including engineering solutions, computer science, 3D printing, and electronics. Competitions like this propel learning in order to close the skills…

  • What’s New in Autodesk EAGLE 9.5

    What’s New in Autodesk EAGLE 9.5 Hi Everyone and welcome back for those of you that have enjoyed an opportunity to ‘downshift’ over the summer months (our friends in the Northern Hemisphere)! While many of you vacationed, we at Autodesk have been hard at work on the capabilities of EAGLE in anticipation of what we…

  • How Does Ground Work in Electronics Design?

    Ground has produced a lot of misinformation and confusion in the electronics design world. Let's get to the bottom of this loaded term.

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    Are you better than the Autorouter?

    The autorouter is a very useful tool when used wisely. Use it for optimizing placement, discovering bottlenecks, and getting inspired.

  • How Makers are Making the Most out of Open Access Software

    Makers are finding ways to innovate and profit off of their open access projects, even as big companies begin to gobble up more pieces of the collective pie.

  • What’s New in Autodesk EAGLE 9.4 

    Learn more about the newest EAGLE features and enhancements in the 9.4 Release. Designing with even more power and speed.

  • What’s New in Autodesk EAGLE 9.3

    Learn about all the new features in EAGLE 9.3 release; collaboration integration, non-modal sim, filter selection, and more!

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    Tommy Flowers and Colossus

    When those around him doubted his initiative and his designs, Tommy Flowers funded his own project, turned the tides of war, and made a lasting impression on the computing world.

  • Big Data vs. Fast Data

    When it comes to data processing, fast data is essential in sifting through the information that big data houses in swaths. In tandem, they’ll lead to great things in the field of artificial intelligence.

  • How Caroline Haslett Changed STEM

    Caroline Haslett took some of the first monumental steps toward diversity in STEM. We still have a long way to go, but thanks to her, we’re well on our way.

  • The History of Digital Schematic Design

    Good PCB design is like good barbecue. You need to choose your software like you choose your grill, and you always want the best.