honeycomb : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a structure of small hexagonal cells constructed from beeswax by bees and used to store honey and larvae
- n a framework of hexagonal cells resembling the honeycomb built by bees
- v carve a honeycomb pattern into
The cliffs were honeycombed
- v penetrate thoroughly and into every part
the revolutionaries honeycombed the organization
- v make full of cavities, like a honeycomb
- So Japanese architects Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa gave it a home that's part funky, part shimmery, an asymmetrical stack of boxes covered by a honeycomb of aluminum.
- When Seattle asked for a new public library, OMA delivered the last word in rare volumesan irregular stack of cantilevered spaces wrapped in angular glass walls and a honeycomb .
- Also in place are a trillion glial cells, named after the Greek word for glue, which form a kind of honeycomb that protects and nourishes the neurons.
News & Articles
- Top 5 must-have Android tablet apps
Must-have Android tablet apps Even the most die-hard Android fan has to admit that it has taken Android quite a while to catch up to Apple when it comes to quality tablet-optimized apps. You can't blame Google entirely, though. With the dramatic launch of their tablet-only Honeycomb OS, Google tried hard to rally Android developers around building great tablet apps. Why it took developers ...
June 22, 2013 - CNET
- Demolition Watch: Ambassador College's Modern Honeycomb Has Been Destroyed
And another underrated but beautiful mid-century building bites the dust: we've heard from a few places (including these photos) that the honeycombed Fine Arts Building at Pasadena's Ambassador College has been demolished....
June 21, 2013 - Curbed LA
- Blur, Honeycomb – Altamira’s Featured Open-Source Technologies
MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Altamira is a recognized leader in the open source technology space, having created Blur, capable of querying massive amounts of data at incredible speeds, and Honeycomb, a MySQL storage engine.
June 20, 2013 - Business Wire
- Viv Richards in Times Online
The Hive Group's Honeycomb software has always provided a means to quickly and efficiently sift through volumes of data. Now, with the thin client architecture, The Hive Group has raised the bar, providing a flexible platform that meets the demands... Ben Shneiderman http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Shneiderman&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNH7ScC4htvEjLOSPz0xqBwip7S-VA MarketWatch http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/Enterprise-Treemapping-Gets-Lean-Honeycomb/story.aspx%3Fguid%3D%257B6B65E711-0C39-4B1F-928C-FD5727FCD888%257D&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHmme4fnVKrmtzjJcqRHZYVi19hzQ Oct 30, 2008
47920 64975 honeycomb When I was chairman of the selection panel [until June 2004], we did nominate Sarwan, but something took place then, I don't wish to say what," Richards said. "I felt he had respect. Just like a honeycomb, all the other players felt...
- Blake Lewis in New York Daily News
Paula leaving American Idol is like a honeycomb without the honey,former contestant Blake Lewis said. "She brought a sweetness to the 'AI' that no one can replace. She will be forever our girl.Ã¢â‚¬"