Check out this Learning Guide on #informaltransit from @WRIRossCities@twitter.com @TUMInitiative@twitter.com https://thecityfixlearn.org/en/learning-guide/toward-efficient-informal-urban-transit This beta version is also open for comment and review. Supplement coming soon on paratransit in Africa @firstname.lastname@example.org @UrbanDemog@twitter.com @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
I've seen this chart in many variations in a variety of sources. Simply doesn't stop to blow me away. This needs to be the starting point for a general discussion about the future of work. If we get this wrong social cohesion is a thing of the past... https://buff.ly/2ALccPw
Good short video about @ReproBuilds@twitter.com - a technology we really need in order being able to trust our machines - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSxm2DbDHG8 the project has been recently supported by the great @email@example.com initiative.
Oh my god. Artists uploaded a deep fake of Mark Zuckerberg to Instagram, saying he's in control of billions of people's stolen data and ready to control the future. Facebook previously said it would not delete similar videos under its policies. We'll see https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/ywyxex/deepfake-of-mark-zuckerberg-facebook-fake-video-policy
New study: Why cities with high bicycling rates are safer for all road users https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214140518301488
Generating map data that leads to increasing war efficiency is a dark concept and deserves ethical consideration, but at the same time using map techniques that can be dangerous to achieve humane, non-military goals is also critical. Satellite maps' very existance is an example.
The ethics of mapping is an unexplored area. Frederik Ramm's article linked in @weeklyOSM@twitter.com claims automated school and hospital detection, will help guide aerial bombing. He says it is a first, but I think detailed Cold War era maps were for exactly this.
MiniDebConf Hamburg happening this weekend! All the details including link to the video streaming in http://dlvr.it/R6F9Nj
#minidebconf Hamburg's opening Keynote is 'Open geographic data for humanitarian actions' by @firstname.lastname@example.org
Hapily traveling to Mini @email@example.com Conference in Hamburg. Going to open tomorrow talking about "Open Geodata for Humanitarian Actions" - all the great work around @firstname.lastname@example.org, @email@example.com, @assocCartONG@twitter.com and #LesLibresGeographes - https://wiki.debian.org/DebianEvents/de/2019/MiniDebConfHamburg
There is something in the air... Cough, cough - particulate matter and more pollution! But yes, the political landscape seems to gain a momentum for positive and humanistic change.
Germany’s leading party for the first time: the Greens, ahead of Merkel’s CDU. (Says this respected ARD/Infratest dimap poll).
A high school student created a #remix of a Beatles song in her indigenous language - @PaulMcCartney@twitter.com recognizes and promotes the cover song.
A great example of why a copyright law of - lets say - ten years of exclusive rights is enough. Then allow human culture to do real magic.
Emma Stevens from @EskasoniSchools got a shout-out from @PaulMcCartney for her renditi@PaulMcCartney@twitter.c…
Depending on your perspective, we're either in a Paradiso of investor-subsidized ridehail trips, or an Inferno of drivers being exploited by their underestimation of depreciation costs. In both cases, the ride will come to an end soon.
The notion that urban mobility is a question of space is almost as old as the car itself. It should guide the new mobility revolution: public transit, walking & rolling will always use space more efficiently than cars - EV, AV or otherwise. #smartcity
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