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"Another World" (game) Code Review (

2011 Dec 23, 1:38

Description of architecture and reverse engineering of code for the classic game Another World.

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Flickr: Brother O'Mara's stuff tagged with arthouse

2010 Mar 5, 12:10Awesome implosion house is real.
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IANA — .ARPA Zone Management

2010 Jan 15, 3:19"The .arpa domain is the “Address and Routing Parameter Area” domain and is designated to be used exclusively for Internet-infrastructure purposes. It is administered by the IANA in cooperation with the Internet technical community under the guidance of the Internet Architecture Board. For the management guidelines and operational requirements of the .arpa domain, see RFC 3172."PermalinkCommentstechnical arpa dns domain zone internet rfc reference iana

The "blueprints" of Monsieur Eiffel

2009 Dec 23, 10:02"These designs are reproductions of Eiffel's original designs included in his book "The 300 Meter Tower", Lemercier publications, Paris 1900."PermalinkCommentsdesign architecture blueprints france eiffel eiffel-tower retro visualization illustration

Internet Architectual Principals: reading

2009 Sep 10, 10:26"Here’s the reading list for an upcoming session of Scott Bradner’s class on Internet Architectural Principles"PermalinkCommentsreference internet history architecture todo technical

Architectural Styles and the Design of Network-based Software Architectures

2009 May 3, 10:03"Architectural Styles and the Design of Network-based Software Architectures - DISSERTATION submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY in Information and Computer Science by Roy Thomas Fielding 2000"PermalinkCommentshttp rest paper web architecture development api webservices roy-fielding

Information Decoration

2009 Mar 25, 4:03"...we can look at the contemporary screen virus as a transitional phase - a growing pain, if you will, of the information age. Tiling our environment with screens is an extremely literal, and on top of that rather unimaginative, way to introduce virtuality into the physical world: simply piling it on where seamless integration was what was wanted."PermalinkCommentsvia:infosthetics visualization information architecture culture design art

Digital Urban: The City as a Canvas: Video Projection Showreel 2009

2009 Jan 15, 6:02Projecting giant images onto buildings that appear to interact with their surface. Lovely video. "We have posted quite a few times now about using projectors in the city to beam images onto Architecture and the screengrab above is one from one the best examples we have seen so far."PermalinkCommentsvideo graffiti cultural-disobediance art technology projector light

At Home With Wayne Coyne - Not Exactly Domesticated -

2008 Oct 10, 10:26Sounds like Wayne Coyne, of the Flaming Lips has a home like you might expect if you've ever seen one of their concerts.PermalinkCommentsmusic via:boingboing architecture home flaming-lips wayne-coyne

The diskette that blew Trixters mind - Oldskooler Ramblings

2008 Sep 29, 1:45"So the manual is correct, and this truly is a mixed-format, mixed-architecture, mixed-sided diskette. This diskette has officially blown my mind."PermalinkCommentshack disk hardware history game computer

Kew Tree Top Walkway by Marks Barfield Architects

2008 Jun 19, 4:07"An elevated walkway through the trees by Marks Barfield Architects has opened at Kew Gardens in London." Brings up memories of so many intricate treehouse drawings as a child.PermalinkCommentsnature london design architecture tree

Sightseeing in Liberty City - a set on Flickr

2008 May 13, 10:55"A side by side comparison of a photo tour in New York City and Liberty City...crazy details! More coming soon!"PermalinkCommentsvia:infosthetics architecture game gta nyc new-york photo videogame


2008 Feb 2, 6:06Photos of abandoned industrial plants.PermalinkCommentsvia:rjoseph photo photos photography architecture gallery abandoned art

David Chappell :: Blog - REST vs WS- War is Over

2007 Dec 19, 3:39Article on REST vs WS webservices archs. Can be a starting point.PermalinkCommentsdavid-chappell article blog rest web webservices architecture soap ws

Undercover restorers fix Paris landmark's clock | Art, Architecture & Design | Guardian Unlimited Arts

2007 Nov 26, 12:32Guerrilla clockmakers fix famous Paris clock. Andrew says: "It seems a team of clockmakers broke into the Pantheon in Paris in September 2005 and spent a year fixing the historic and neglected clock, which had been abandoned by the authorities. They werePermalinkCommentsclock culture history humor paris france via:boingboing cultural-disobediance

The Evolution of a specification -- Commentary on Web architecture

2007 Oct 3, 10:21Tim Berners-Lee writes about principles for new technology in the context of the evolution of HTML and the development of namespaces and XML.PermalinkCommentsarchitecture article tim-berners-lee w3c internet history evolution html namespace xml web mmm multimedia-mesh humor test-of-independent-invention

Dark Roasted Blend: Creepy High Voltage Installations

2007 Jul 4, 11:21Photos of a giant high voltage installationPermalinkCommentsphotos steampunk architecture electricity history science technology weird


2007 Apr 19, 3:35Interesting projects related to maps of physical space and the semantic web.PermalinkCommentsarchitecture data map ontology rdf place semanticweb tag wifi xml space research

ScrapHouse - Visit

2007 Apr 11, 11:02House made entirely of recycled material built on the San Francisco Civic Center Plaza. Watch the video tour of this piece of artPermalinkCommentsart architecture design video san-francisco house scraphouse

Fragment Identifiers -- Axioms of Web architecture

2007 Feb 27, 12:30Sir Tim Berners Lee talks about how URI fragments. Interesting to note the known issue of HTTP content negotation at odds with URI fragments being content type specific.PermalinkCommentsdesign uri web fragment iri tim-berners-lee w3c
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