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18 Feb 2015

Glovius v3.6 for Android is now available!

Glovius v3.6 for Android is now available on Google Play Store. This release brings in the following new features –

  1. All new design – The complete app has been revamped according to the new design philosophy for Android. The new design is cleaner and better organized. For more details, download the app or check out the image gallery from the link below.
  2. New App Tour – The app tour has been updated to reflect the all new design.
  3. Subscription – You can now subscribe to the Babel3D Mobile Plan from within the app. To subscribe to the $9/month plan with your Google Play account, tap on the Subscription option from the main menu.
  4. Performance improvements – Large assembly files will now open faster with Glovius. A few display bugs have also been fixed in this release.

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Write to me at sid@glovius.com with your feedback and suggestions!
Posted by Siddhartha Oza, Product Manager for Glovius & Babel3D

09 Jan 2014

Glovius v3.2 for Android is now available!

Glovius v3.2 for Android is now available on Google Play & Amazon Android Appstore. This release brings in the following new features –

  1. All new “My Files” interface – We have completely overhauled the “My Files” interface, combining the files available on disk, as well as those available in your Babel3D account, but not yet downloaded. You can tap any file to download on the device. Simultaneous downloads are also supported now, making it easy for you to get all your models in one shot. Tap a downloaded file to open. You can also search for files using the new “Search” box on top.
  2. Shadows – Glovius now displays Shadows in the graphics area. You can switch this off from the Settings menu.
  3. Model Views – Files containing “Model Views” will now be able to display them using a preview strip in the graphics area. To switch to a “Model View”, simply press its preview image. Model Views govern the visibility of components and PMI as well as camera orientation. Model Views in JT & CATIA V5 files (known as Captures) are exported in the Glovius mobile format.

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Do write to me at sid@glovius.com with your feedback and suggestions!
Posted by Siddhartha Oza, Product Manager for Glovius & Babel3D

04 Jun 2012

View SketchUp models on iPad, iPhone & Android Devices!

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[Update : We have updated a few things. Glovius iOS & Android apps are now free. You can register for a free 7-day trial on Babel3D.com (requires a credit card). Thereafter it’s $9/month, and works for 48 file formats.]

 

SketchUp is one of the most intuitive and fun to use 3D modeling software in the market today. And free. Millions of people are using SketchUp to model anything and everything. SketchUp is being used in many diverse industries including Architecture & Design, Engineering, Construction, Digital Entertainment, Education & Gaming.

And now you can bring your SketchUp models to your favorite smartphone and tablet, using Glovius apps + Babel3D.com. Carry your entire SketchUp portfolio in your pocket and showcase your designs on the go.

With Glovius, you can Zoom, Pan, Rotate your models using the intuitive touch gestures. View the product structure and hide/show components. Save & Email snapshots from within the app. Take simple sections across standard planes. The full functionality Glovius app is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play for $9.99 free. A free version, Glovius Lite, is also available.

Here is how you can get your models on your iPad, iPhone & Android devices :-

  1. Visit Babel3D.com and register for the Mobile plan. A free 7-day trial is available. (requires a credit card)
  2. Upload your SketchUp models (*.skp) and select Mobile as the output format.
  3. Download Glovius app on your device, login to your Babel3D account from within the app to download your models.

That’s it!

Get Glovius for iPad & iPhone
Get Glovius for Android

With these simple steps, you can now carry your entire SketchUp portfolio with you all the time. We provide 10 free translations to each new user who registers with us. Subsequent translations are charged at $0.99. A monthly subscription plan is coming soon. You can register for a free 7-day trial. The service is $9/month thereafter. 48 popular 3D file formats are supported. You can change plans or cancel online anytime.

Do write to me at sid@glovius.com with your feedback and suggestions!

Posted by Siddhartha Oza, Product Manager for Babel3d & Glovius
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(Cross posted from the Babel3D blog)

03 Apr 2012

View SolidWorks files on iPad, iPhone & Android devices!

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[Update : We have updated a few things. Glovius iOS & Android apps are now free. You can register for a free 7-day trial on Babel3D.com (requires a credit card). Thereafter it’s $9/month, and works for 48 file formats.]

 

SolidWorks is one of the most popular 3D CAD software in the market today. Using Glovius for iOS & Android, you can now showcase SolidWorks models on iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch and Android devices. Here’s how :-

Transfer models using Babel3D.com

  1. Get the Glovius app from the App Store or Google Play market.
  2. Create an account at Babel3D.com and translate your models to the mobile optimized format
  3. Login to your Babel3D account from within the Glovius app, and download your models.

That’s it! With these simple steps, you can now showcase SolidWorks models on the go. Zoom/Pan/Rotate using the intuitive touch interface. Take sections, save & email snapshots. For assemblies, view the product structure and hide/show components using the component tree.

The full feature Glovius app is available for $9.99. Glovius apps are now available for free. Glovius Lite is a free version of the app.

Both SolidWorks parts (*.sldprt) and assemblies (*.sldasm) are supported. Babel3D supports other popular formats that can be easily exported from SolidWorks, including STEP, IGES, 3DS, OBJ & STL.

To upload SolidWorks assemblies, zip all the files, and name the zip file as the main assembly file. For example, if your main assembly file’s name is car.sldasm, create a zip file containing all the parts and assemblies, and name the zip file as car.sldasm.zip.

Transfer models using Glovius for Windows

You can also transfer models using Glovius for Windows & iTunes.

  1. Download Glovius for Windows and the SolidWorks importer add-on.
  2. Open SolidWorks models in Glovius and click on Export on the ribbon bar. Save the .glovius file.
  3. Connect your iPad/iPhone/Android device and transfer .glovius files using iTunes. Please refer https://support.apple.com/kb/HT4094 support article for more details.

Glovius for Windows is a free JT viewer with an extensible and customizable architecture. The SolidWorks Viewer Bundle for Glovius is available for $295. A free 15-day trial can be downloaded from https://glovius.com/downloads/. To purchase Glovius SolidWorks Viewer, please visit the online store.

Feedback

For any queries/suggestions, drop me an email at sid@babel3d.com

Posted by Siddhartha Oza, Product Manager for Babel3d & Glovius
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(Cross posted from the Babel3D blog)

13 Mar 2012

Introducing Glovius Lite for Android!

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Today, we are happy to introduce Glovius Lite, a free version of the high performance Glovius for Android App. You can download the free app from Google Play.

Here’s a detailed list of the feature set supported in both free and paid versions of Glovius for Android App :

FeatureGlovius LiteGlovius
Support for various 3D formatsYesYes
High performance 3D visualizationYesYes
Zoom, Pan, Rotate models using the intuitive touch interfaceYesYes
Integration with Babel3D.comYesYes
Transfer models via USB (using Glovius for Windows)YesYes
Open files from Email, SD Card and other applicationsYesYes
Support for textures & PMIYes
Cross Section / Clip PlanesYes
Toggle PMI On/OffYes
Save & Email snapshotsYes
Change Background colorYes
PriceFree$9.99
Download the app from Google Play!
Do write to me at sid@glovius.com with your feedback and suggestions!
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