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2010-10-14 13:30:00

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/open-architecture/id393461211?mt=8 NEW YORK, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Open Architecture Network (OAN) an online, open source community dedicated to improving living conditions through innovative and sustainable design launched Open Architecture, a ground breaking iPad application today that will inevitably change the world looks at design and building for communities in need. This new application is the first of its kind tool for the designers...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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