Samet Kirez

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Latest ARKit app turns iOS into a powerful measuring tool [Video]

ARKit will be available to everyone in just a couple of weeks, and while we’ve seen a variety of applications that take advantage of it thus far, more polished implementations are emerging as we near the public release. Today, developer Rinat Khanov has unveiled his new augmented reality app, …

Augmented Reality

Izmir gets Turkey's first LEED-certified airport terminal

March 9, 2016<p>Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport's Domestic Terminal has become the first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certificated …

Waste Management

Downtown PNC building going green with taxpayer help

PNC Plaza is getting an energy-efficient face-lift thanks to a pair of new public financing programs for green projects. The 24-story building on …

Facelifts

Long Beach Port : LEED 'Gold Status' for Conservation Efforts

<i>Four structures at the Port of Long Beach’s newest marine terminal recently earned the coveted “gold” status in the U.S. Green Building Council’s</i> …

Green Living

World’s Largest Solar Glass Envelope To Supply Electricity At Copenhagen International School

Dubai-based Emirates Insolaire will supply about 12,000 solar glass panels to the Copenhagen International School in Denmark, boosting the facility’s …

Copenhagen

Top 6 Benefits of a Passive House

Houses

Trends in International Green Building

One of the main benefits to using building information modeling (BIM) software when working on a building project is its ability to foresee a …

Sustainability

On the road to net zero energy homes in Oregon?

Oregon has long held a well-earned reputation as a national and international leader in green building technology. Oregon was one of the top states …

Green Living

Gördüğü Her Nesneyi Bir Yiyecekle Birleştiren Sanatçı ve 20 Muhteşem Eseri

Bakmak ve görmek arasında çok ince bir çizgi vardır. Herkes bir yerlere bakar ama herkesin gördüğü aynı değildir. Bunu aynı bulutlara bakan insanlara …

Top 10 States for LEED in 2015 [INFOGRAPHIC]

<i>Marisa Long, Public Relations & Communications Director U.S. Green Building Council</i><p>USGBC has just released the annual list of Top 10 States for LEED …

Top 10

House Beautiful: Passive House cuts heating, cooling energy by 90 per cent

More than a thousand people have toured this home and they weren’t there because it was on an interior-design list or part of a fundraising effort. …

Construction's Impact on the Environment

With the construction sector experiencing a resurgence in growth, especially since the start of 2015, it’s bound to have a detrimental impact on the …

Pollution

Hotels worldwide going green with LEED

Feb. 27, 2016<p>The pace of green building in the hospitality sector is on the rise, and it doesn’t require making any sacrifice in the luxury of your …

Hospitality

National Wildlife Federation: Advancing sustainable building jobs | U.S. Green Building Council

<i>This article was originally published as "Advancing Jobs in the Sustainable Building Sector" on National Wildlife Federation’s Wildlife Promise blog.</i> …

Data Mining

The Fuel Station of the Future will wirelessly charge your self-driving car with solar energy

Self-driving cars are on the rise, and half of all vehicles in the US will be electrified by the year 2050. To accommodate these new technologies …

World's largest retrofit project launched to slash building emissions

The world's largest collaborative project on existing buildings has been launched across Europe as nations attempt to implement 'renovation …

Renovations

Modeling Building Automation and Control Systems

Many building owners and facility managers lack good documentation for their automation control systems. Documentation has value; lack of system …

Using Big Data to Win and Influence Customers

If you want to concentrate your business efforts somewhere where they will matter, then you need to know just which of your clients the most valuable …

One Sign that Marketing Analytics Are Taking Off

One fast-growing area of marketing software investment is analytics, as companies search for the missing link between specific campaigns and revenue …

Accelerating smarter business decisions with analytics

How companies are using big data and analytics to make business decisions faster and with greater certainty<p>When a company embeds analytics into its decision-making processes with specific business outcomes in mind, they can make smarter decisions faster and with greater certainty. They also make …

Data Warehousing

Stumped How to Make a Tree Stump Table

Before I sold everything I owned and painted my whole house white I couldn’t buy a decorating magazine. Why you ask? I couldn’t put any of those nice …

Woodworking

15 Ways to DIY With Wood Slices

From branches and leaves to acorns and pinecones, the outdoors is full of materials for DIY goodness. This week, we’re tackling what to do with all those logs and wood slices you have lying around. Don’t have any wood slices? We say it’s time to bust out that saw and make some. Not quite ready to …

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

New Shipping room - and a DIY table for you!

We have been making lots of changes at <b>Cartolina</b> and to accommodate this year's new distribution system we have had to expand the studio. We are so …

38 Anthropologie Hacks

Ever walk around Anthropologie and think "I could make this stuff myself for so much cheaper"? Here's how you can!

Crafting

Create Colorful Wall Art with Foam

The other day I was at the craft store getting something for some projects. I don't even remember what (sometimes it seems like I spend more time …

How to Make a Rock Bowl Flame

The flaming rock bowls pictured above are actually a product that Restoration Hardware used to sell. Although they're no longer available, knowing …

DIY