Following our readers poll last year, here’s an updated list of what we think are the best ten apps for architects. From condensed versions of large scale programmes architects and designers use every day, to blank canvases to scratch ideas down onto, you might just find an app that could improve the way …

Create detailed and precise floor plans. See them in 3D. Add furniture to design interior of your home. Have your floor plan with you while shopping to check if there is enough room for a new furniture. Features: * Multi-platform application. * Projects can have multiple floors with rooms of any shape (straight walls only).

SketchUp is the antidote to over-complicated software. Because you should practice architecture and design, not CAD. Download architectural design software.

Sketchbook by Autodesk. Sketchbook is an easy-to-use app for all kinds of users interested in drawing and painting. One of its advantageous features is the time-lapse recording tool. It can help architects with explaining their design ideas through the recorded sketching process. Download from: iTunes, Google …

Create architectural designs and plans with free architecture software. Get templates, tools, symbols, and examples for architecture design.

A+D is the only national monthly of architecture for architects, designers, students of architecture, construction industry, building promoters and planners. Based on a very contemporary format, it portrays the modern trends in building technology, research and development in the process of design, project profiles, …

Architects are spending more and more time on their devices each day, it’s no wonder considering the rapid creation of mobile applications built to to help users conceptualise and ideate their designs. To help you navigate though which design and architectural apps are on our radar here is a list of our …

Morpholio Trace (iOS). Created by and for architects, Trace works just like tracing paper: with simple layers and tools, you can sketch and comment on top of images. The free app is perfect for conceptualizing design, making it easy to collaborate, and share ideas with the rest of your team.