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Rendering Masterclass Maxim Zhukov

This is a collection of living space visualised in 3D by the designer Maxim Zhukov.  Here he has created dynamic loft living spaces that make use of the different levels available to seperate a seemingly singular space into a multifunctional and frankly incredible space. 41 more words

Design

CPU-starved LGWR

In my recent post I showed how log file sync (LFS) and log file parallel write (LFPW) look for normal systems. I think it would also be interesting to compare that to the situation when LGWR does not have enough CPU. 354 more words

Oracle

Querying trace files

SQL trace file provide the highest level of detail possible about SQL execution. The problem with that information is converting it to a convenient format for further analysis. 752 more words

Oracle

Code and the (Semantic) City

Mark Graham and I have just returned from Maynooth in Ireland where we participated in a really great workshop called Code and the City organised by Rob Kitchin and his team at the… 111 more words

Geography

Verifying conflict-free refiners proves difficult for the US Commerce Department

An article in the Wall Street Journal (September 6, 2014) titled “Conflict Minerals Prove Hard to Track” descries the Commerce Department list of over 400 refiners with a statement that finding which smelters have minerals that can be tracked to funding militia in the Congo has been difficult. 95 more words

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