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Each Generation Builds on the Last at This Rural Retreat in Western Pennsylvania

An architect adds a pair of rustic modern wings to her childhood home outside Pittsburgh, becoming the third generation to make its mark.<p>For any architect, designing a new home means grappling with the usual—and usually daunting—challenges: budget limitations, client expectations, delays, design …

Stunning Choreography by Géométrie Variable https://t.co/3aHMdcGlvT

Believe it or Not: Converting an Inner Join to an Outer Join to improve performance - Oracle Blog - Oracle

The cost-based optimizer tries to merge views whenever possible but sometimes we ma y want to override this behavior; that is, we may want the …

Databases

Relational to JSON with ORDS

Oracle REST Data Services (ORDS) was first released back in 2010 as the APEX Listener. REST support for JSON actually wasn’t added until version 1.1 …

Nature-Inspired Home in Norway Accessible Only by Boat

Anchored to a rocky landscape in Larvik, Norway, this glass-walled home was especially designed as a weekend retreat for an interior architect, an …

Architecture

Idyllic Tree House Conforms to Meditative Landscape in India

This lovely tree house in Tala, India, perches on the top of a hilltop property, surrounded by a forest and meandering river. The team at <b>Architecture</b> …

HappyLand Sales Office in the Downtown

HappyLand Sales Office was recently conceived by YuQiang & Partners Interior Design in Changan Downtown. The design seeks to achieve both a contemporary essence and the rich historical of the downtown district. The exterior skin of the building resembles origami.

Origami

How to Specify: Stairs and Railing

<i>In line with our</i> <i>new content direction</i><i>, Architizer is highlighting a different building-product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is stairs and railing. If you’re looking for the perfect</i> <i>stairs and railing products</i> <i>for your next project, search for them on Architizer’s new network marketplace</i> …

Little things worth knowing: automatic generation of extended statistics in 12c Part II

In my last post I demonstrated an example how to use a PL/SQL package to monitor a workload in order to identify correlated columns. Such columns are …

Hitchhiker's Guide to free Oracle tuning tools

Instance and SQL tuning with EM12c Cloud Control is so easy, it is not even much fun<p>anymore. Also, not every customer may have the appropriate license or database<p>edition, or all you have available remotely is a command-line login to a database.<p>This presentation showcases a few open-source database …

A Beginner-Friendly Introduction to Containers, VMs and Docker

If you’re a programmer or techie, chances are you’ve at least heard of Docker: a helpful tool for packing, shipping, and running applications within</i> …

10 Tips For Hanging Art in Your Home—and Our Picks For Creating Fearless Walls

Hanging art on your walls doesn't have to be a stressful experience—instead, it should be a fun and inspiring creative challenge.<p>You bought it, you love it, you had it framed—and now you just need to figure out how and where to show it off. Planning the display of artwork throughout your home may …

Home Decorating

Stay in a Chic and Modern Moroccan Villa Near the Medina of Marrakech

Pack your caftan and get ready to lounge poolside at this elegantly designed contemporary Moroccan villa only 15 minutes from the Medina of Marrakech.<p>Designed by Algerian architect Imaad Rahmouni, a former colleague of Philippe Starck who has offices in both Paris and Marrakech, the Amizmiz House …

Swimming Pools

Marsh House

Bethany Beach, Delaware<p>Patty McDaniel, owner of Boardwalk Builders in Rehoboth Beach, is one of the region's best General Contractors. She just completed her own house and McInturff Architects was honored to have been the designers.

Architecture

Unique Cob Cottage - Earth houses for Rent in Mayne Island, British Columbia, Canada

British Columbia

Modern Ranch Home Views Showcase Big Sky Country

This modern ranch home in Big Timber, Montana makes the most of its picturesque location in the American West with panoramic views of the surrounding …

Ex of In House Experiments in Space

The In of Ex House, by <b>Steven Holl Architects,</b> is an experiment in space, a response to modernist suburban homes that sprawl across their lots. Built …

Architecture

One Young Architect's Unimaginable Meeting with I. M. Pei

As I. M. Pei—creator of the famous pyramid at the Louvre museum—turns 100, architect David Konwiser recounts his fascinating encounter with the living legend<p>Imagine being a young architect, close to finishing your first solo project. Only it’s no standard building, and in no ordinary location. It’s …

Colossal | Art, design, and visual culture.

<p>Hong Kong has long been infused with the glowing haze produced by its omnipresent neon signs and advertisements. Recently this saturated element of …

Art

‘Het humanisme heeft zijn langste tijd gehad’

Airbnb, Instagram, And The Rise Of The Optimized Cabin

Hudson Woods is a $25 million bet to suburbanize cabin life.<p>A two-hour drive north of New York City, Hudson Woods is one of those idyllic vacation destinations that city slickers salivate over–its open skies and rolling hills are a far cry from the city’s claustrophobic chaos.<p>There, …

Burritos, simpele BURRITOS met gehakt

Burritos, ik ben er dol op! Ik maak ze met enige regelmaat maar helaas is het niet bepaald een fotogeniek gerecht… Toch wil ik je dit waanzinnig …

Italiaanse salade met rauwe ham en artisjokharten

pwiggers 06-07-2012<br>Afgelopen weekend weer met veel succes gemaakt voor mijn leesclubvriendinnen. Zalige salade!<p>professoroud 13-06-2012<br>Hallo Petra, …

Roti met kip, aardappelen, kousenband en ei

tailoe 25-05-2018<br>Vraag me na lezing recept voor hoeveel roti's en vulling recept ongeveer is, want het bovenstaande "voor 2 pers" lijkt me nogal ruim …

Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken

• Home<br>• Recepten<br>• Hoofdgerecht<br>• Italiaanse keuken<br>• Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken<p>Italiaans Hoofdgerecht<p>20-30 min.<p>Ingrediënten 4 personen<p>* 1½ pond kipfilet, in …

Stroganoff-pannetje met gehaktballetjes

<i>Gesponsord</i> — Ja hoor, ik heb er weer een voor je: een lekker eenpansgerecht! Word jij daar ook zo blij van?Dit stroganoff-pannetje met …