Archinect - News 2014-04-16T06:45:45-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/54120217/frank-gehry-tech-entrepreneur-the-starchitect-s-r-d-firm-debuts-cloud-based-design-software-gteam Frank Gehry, Tech Entrepreneur: The Starchitect's R&D Firm Debuts Cloud-Based Design Software GTeam Archinect 2012-07-24T20:45:00-04:00 >2012-07-24T21:31:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/59/599df9a997a7310f6c43e7da01a5841e.jpg" width="514" height="305" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Gehry Technologies (GT), a company founded in 2002 by Gehry Partners&rsquo;s research and development team, has announced a free preview period for their latest off-the-shelf product GTeam. The new cloud-based software described by Gehry as &ldquo;Google Docs for 3D models&rdquo; automatically translates files from AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, Google SketchUp, and other professional modeling software into a common format, which can then be easily accessed and shared online.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/4601851/apologue-s-tali-krakowsky-to-speak-at-fitc-toronto-2011 Apologue's Tali Krakowsky to Speak at FITC Toronto 2011 Michele Lu Kumar 2011-04-29T14:12:05-04:00 >2011-04-29T14:44:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mn/mn5u4anjs9ph37a7.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Tali Krakowsky, founder of experience design studio Apologue, will be speaking at the 10th annual conference of FITC in Toronto.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Her session, presented with Branden Hall of Automata Studios, will explore the behind-the-scenes of Apologue&rsquo;s new permanent media installation for the cultural institution, LA Plaza, in Downtown LA.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> New forms of display technology, together with innovations in cloud computing and the possibilities of generative code, have inspired a different approach to digital storytelling for media installations. Krakowsky and Hall will discuss the inner workings of this unique, self-choreographing, generative show control system that embodies ideas around the present and possible future of narrative, and its possibilities in physical environments.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> FITC is a design and technology festival that operates globally. This year, for its anniversary, it will feature speakers Kyle Cooper, GMUNK, Wesley Grubbs, Robert Hodgins, Seb Lee-Delisle, MK12 and Theo ...</p>