Personal Factory App Gateway launches with new consumer app from Autodesk
- Autodesk launches public beta of Autodesk 123D modeling software with ‘Make it’ services that connect to Personal Factory.
- Personal Factory users can get an instant price to have their custom goods made locally on demand.
- 123D first ‘making app’ on Personal Factory App Gateway, set to revolutionize consumer access to the biggest range of customizable goods yet.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 19, 2011 — Ponoko, Inc. – the virtual manufacturing pioneer –today announced that its Personal Factory platform will support the new free* 3D modeling software, Autodesk 123D, which is now available in public beta.
The partnership between Autodesk and Ponoko allows the companies to meet the growing demand from people who want to design, make or sell their own products. A leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, Autodesk is extending its 3D design software expertise to consumers with Autodesk 123D by allowing creative individuals to explore, design, refine and fabricate their custom product ideas.
Connecting Autodesk 123D to Personal Factory, the world’s most advanced platform for the mass customization of goods, enables anyone to access the manufacturing technologies that they need to get their designs physically made.
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