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Tired of over-engineered web design? Brutalism might be the internet trend yo...

Hyra0rcuz1rxv3h5gs8w  Posted by  Dan Weissman

"As a descriptor, "Brutalist" seems to imply that the sites are somehow ugly or offensive to the viewer, but this isn't always the case. Often, it just means a website is constructed from essential coding elements and very... Read more →

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The Mind of an Architect - 99% Invisible

Nnjiwhxchoiwtlvvbczy  Posted by  Tom Parker

This podcast episode tells the remarkable story of a group of world famous architects agreeing to a weekend of psychological examination to help discover more about that illusive thing - creativity! There is a full transcr... Read more →

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What can architects learn from No Man's Sky?

Nnjiwhxchoiwtlvvbczy  Posted by  Tom Parker

“My concern is that if randomness is taken as a design approach in architecture it would produce the same result: it would generate a lot of objects, or at best even buildings, but no meaning, and therefore, no architectur... Read more →

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Monograph - Architecture Websites is in Beta!!

Uu31atowenm5ujg9n3qm  Posted by  Robert Yuen

Monograph is a technology company founded by architects with the mission to help every architect build a beautiful website– simply, without any code. We make it easy to grow your firm's online identity with website templat... Read more →

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Mapping How Climate Change Will Affect Animal Migration

N8xfepw8jkdjgge09lwn  Posted by  Kyle Sturgeon

Called Migrations in Motion, the map outlines how species will move from their current habitats to their new ones while avoiding major man-made and natural barriers. Pink lines indicate the movement of mammals, while the b... Read more →

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Avery/GSAPP Architectural Plans and Sections (Columbia University)

Fy9sp9kf87sua2bixda2  Posted by  Andres Moreira

Free Architectural drawings released by Avery and Columbia University. Great data base with many resources

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Powerful Ways Top Firms Leverage their Website - Monograph

Uu31atowenm5ujg9n3qm  Posted by  Robert Yuen

How firms like Snøhetta and Morphosis use the web successfully. "While architecture websites have traditionally served as a place to host a digital portfolio, we’ve witnessed unexpected and transformative ways that archit... Read more →

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Brutal Internet Attack Is the Beginning of a Bleak Future

N8xfepw8jkdjgge09lwn  Posted by  Kyle Sturgeon

"Some think the attack was a political conspiracy, like an attempt to take down the internet so that people wouldn’t be able to read the leaked Clinton emails on Wikileaks. Others think it’s the usual Russian assault. No m... Read more →

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Best Architecture Websites of 2016

Uu31atowenm5ujg9n3qm  Posted by  Robert Yuen

"For our second installment of Monograph's annual best architecture websites collection we've hand-picked five more excellent sites that demonstrate superb design, usability and overall visual experience. If you're looking... Read more →

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Architect's Guide to SEO - Part 1

Uu31atowenm5ujg9n3qm  Posted by  Robert Yuen

Architects and Traffic! Here is a quick guide on how to get more - Part 1. #Monograph The top 3 positions in Google's search results account for a whopping 55% of organic clicks, with the number one spot alone netting ove... Read more →

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Leaked video shows new 'nightmare-inducing' wheeled robot from Boston Dynamics

Os0xgbxbzcahrdlucbno  Posted by  Jono Bentley Sturt

Just in case you were getting too much sleep at night, Boston Dynamics has upped the ante once again with robots which, presumably, will some day hunt us to our deaths. Happy hump day! Read more →

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Wikipedia - List of Common Misconceptions

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Win at trivia, win at life...

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Folkscanomy: Architecture : Free Texts : : Internet Archive

Uphmtxzxlr5racquakct  Posted by  Rand Lemley

Neufert? Check. Time saver standards? Check. Random monographs? Check. Someone scanned their library up to Archive.org and now we can all benefit from these awesome references. ..on our Kindle/iPad/Surface/Nook. God ble... Read more →