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Construction Calculator Comparison: How They Measure Up

Can you see what is wrong here. I hope you can :) Seriously, do you have a construction calculator app? I know that when I first got started out I’d carry a notebook with all my formulas in it as…

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8 Best Architecture Apps in 2016

Hey there! Glad you’re here. If you’re looking for the most recent version of our Best apps for Architects article: you can find the 2020 update here. Enjoy! Put down the pen and paper. Leave the laptop at your desk….

How Architects Can Get The Most Out Of The Cloud

How Architects Can Get The Most Out Of The Cloud

You’ve probably heard about “the cloud” already, but maybe you don’t really know what exactly the cloud is or how it could even help you. The good news is that you don’t need to spend time learning about how it…

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Tools on construction site – 1993 vs 2015

Google Drive For Architects and Construction Professionals

Google Drive For Architects and Construction Professionals

The digital age has brought about many innovations that architecture and construction businesses can benefit from. One such innovation is cloud computing, which involves your files being hosted both on your devices and on the web; always in perfect sync,…

The 6 Best Options for Protecting Your Tablet on Site Visits

The 6 Best Options for Protecting Your Tablet on Site Visits

Every architect knows how useful it is to have a tablet or mobile phone working on site. Mobile devices are indispensable for making notes, taking photographs, sending emails, viewing files stored in the cloud and a whole host of other…

12 Tips for Maximizing Your Tablet’s Battery Life (and Avoiding a Disaster on the Construction Site)

12 Tips for Maximizing Your Tablet’s Battery Life (and Avoiding a Disaster on the Construction Site)

Your tablet may be one of the most useful tools you use on the construction site as an architect, but if your battery runs out, it may as well be an expensive paperweight. Many tablets now offer 8-10 hours of…

How Tablets Are Revolutionizing the Construction Business

How Tablets Are Revolutionizing the Construction Business

Tablet computers are a fairly new invention in the wide selection of gadgets and technology we have available to us today. The first Android tablets were released in 2009, quickly followed by Apple’s contribution – the iPad in 2010. Apple…