IIT Goes High Tech With The Latest In Sun Shading For New Innovation Center
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IIT Goes High Tech With The Latest In Sun Shading For New Innovation Center

When Illinois Institute of Technology began planning its new innovation center, John Ronan, the project’s architect, came to one early conclusion. “It’s a building for innovation, so the building itself should be innovative,” Ronan told me. He certainly made good on that promise. IIT’s new Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship will fit nicely in the Mies Campus with its sleek, modern exterior. And, if...

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Even Buildings Aren’t Safe From Microsoft

One of the tech blogs I frequent, called The Daily WTF, recently posted this interesting photo from our neck of the woods. It’s a sign outside the new condos at 3300 West Lawrence Avenue. But if you look closely, you’ll see the word “can’t” has been mangled. My guess is that some real estate office sent the sign company a Microsoft Word document.  Word, and its other Microsoft siblings, are notorious for...

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