AutoCAD AutoDesk software

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Date Introduced
1983 ca.
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
3 x 9 1/2 x 12 in.
Manufacturer
Autodesk, Inc.
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
United States
Keywords
Drawing devices; Software
Object ID
102653219

AutoCAD became the dominant PC-based computer-aided design program. Company founder and AutoCAD co-author John Walker also helped fund Ted Nelson’s work on the Xanadu hyperlinked information system. Walker later moved to Switzerland, pursuing interests in artificial life and techno-social activism.