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Michael Whitman
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[Image credit: John Szot]. As architects and builders who are effective with time and resources, we're constantly looking for ways to evolve the graphic language of our deliverables. Throughout the design process, our goal is to produce a graphic language that does five things successfully: ...
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Soon, soon.
For the last two years, Andrey Rudenko has been 3D printing a concrete castle in in his yard, layer by layer. Now, his castle is finally finished. Andrey shared pictures of his process over the pas...
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There's always something new to discover with origami.
Curved-Crease Sculpture. by Erik Demaine and Martin Demaine. represented by Anne-Brigitte Sirois of Guided By Invoices. Paper folds itself into a natural equilibrium form depending on its creases. These equilibria are poorly understood, especially for curved creases. We are exploring what shapes ...
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This film clip will give folks a glimpse at the kind of documentary we will be producing. Though the major thrust of this film’s message concerns ‘affordable permanence’ in new construction Architecture, the narrative will also whole heartedly address a litany of profound cultural and environmental advantages that very naturally follow this defining element of what the Hope for Architecture Initiative is about. This film will look at what it mean...
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All work and no play makes Jack incredibly industrious I can only assume
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It was a choice between Facebook and my degree, and if I didn't make the decision consciously then it would be made for me (by Facebook). Haven't logged in for 6 months :P
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How the need to rationalize Gehry’s artistry in 1992 changed the architecture and construction industries into what they are today.
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James H. Simons is a pretty cool guy.
The billionaire mathematician James H. Simons had led a life of ferocious curiosity.
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A puzzle for the Google interview process and/or Grade 11 Viet school kids. I must work on this some time, and see if I can get ANYWHERE near the 45 minute time limit the kids solved it in.
CS in VN. 16 March 2013. During my recent trip to Vietnam I took the opportunity to visit some schools and see how computer science was taught there. Officially, foreigners require permission from the department of education to enter schools. But it's much simpler (and the results are more ...
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Tracking a German politician using his mobile phone data. One of the most interesting data visualizations (with the Google Maps API) that I've seen, ever.
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You could say that it is... handy?
SHADES YEEEEEEAAAAHHHH
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    Master of Architecture, 2012
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Marcin Ignac : Pragmatic physically based rendering : Intro
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Pragmatic physically based rendering : Intro. What is Physically Based Rendering (PBR)? PBR is a set of techniques aiming at improving reali

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Walnut doesn’t need the peeling treatment - Cosmetics brand Aesop’s concept centers on a mix of global and local elements for the interior d

React.js Introduction For People Who Know Just Enough jQuery To Get By
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TweetLike the cow above, I also heard React.js was good and spent some time playing with it. Now that I'm pretty comfortable with React, I d

interfluidity » Why is finance so complex?
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Lisa Pollack at FT Alphaville mulls a question: “Why are we so good at creating complexity in finance?” The answer she comes up with is the

JScreenFix - Pixel Repair
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Repair stuck pixels using the JScreenFix algorithm.

Supreme Commander - Graphics Study - Adrian Courrèges
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Let’s Build A Simple Interpreter. Part 1.
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“If you don’t know how compilers work, then you don’t know how computers work. If you’re not 100% sure whether you know how compilers work,

Bounded Variation by boundedvariation
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Introduction. My background is in quant finance, mostly writing C++, Python, and (shudder) Matlab. Over the last few months I've been learni

Minimal OpenGL 3.3 Core Profile Demo « null program
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When I was first attempting to learn OpenGL years ago, what I really wanted was a complete, minimal example program. OpenGL has enormous fle

Beat Detection Algorithms (Part 2) · Marco Ziccardi
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An advanced beat detection algorithm based on discrete wavelet transform and its Scala implementation

GDC Vault - JPS+: Over 100x Faster than A*
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Emily Greer (CEO Of Kongregate) On The Science Behind The Massive Profit...
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Kongregate Emily Greer (CEO Of Kongregate) On The Science Behind The Massive Profits Of Tyrant Unleashed And Other F2P Games, post your thou

Antimony
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foundations. Antimony is built on three mostly-orthogonal axes: A framework for tracking information flow through directed acyclic graphs; A

javascript - Using underscore with jshint - Stack Overflow
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I'm using the underscore library. I get this when running jshint: [L38:C38] W117: '_' is not defined. var approvedAndRequstedCount = _.count