I Want It Today: How Amazon’s ambitious new push for same-day delivery will destroy local retail.

Amazon’s New Push for Same-Day Delivery Will Destroy Local Retail

In just over two years, the share of web traffic in Asia that comes from mobile devices has almost tripled. In fact, in some countries, close to half of all web traffic comes from mobile devices. India is very close to mobile traffic breaking 50% of all web traffic, and several other countries have already passed that benchmark.

The number of people accessing the Web through mobile devices has doubled since 2010 and now accounts for of worldwide Internet usage. According to numbers compiled by Pingdom, Asia's mobile usage amounted for of the country's total Internet usage, a

To clear its streets of cellphone towers, parking meters, Wi-Fi terminals, streetlights and even community message boards, the city of Vancouver is pushing forward with a scheme to compress all the technologies together into specialized “Vancouver poles” planted throughout the city.

Douglas Coupland-created V-Pole may take high tech to the streets in Vancouver

Algorithms that automatically reroute your car look like the next trend in mobile mapping.

An App that Could Stop Traffic

Greenway: app using an algorithm to divert traffic to reduce traffic jams= reduced

Glowing Pollution Sensor Equipped Kites Replace Beijing's Stars - Environment - GOOD

Interactive, Open Source Kite Project Gets Beijing Locals to Monitor Air Quality

insulin pump implant hacked by McAfee

Warnings on medical implant hacks

Insulin sensitivity is how effective the body is at using insulin to reduce elevated blood glucose levels, with a greater efficacy being more ‘sensitivity’

crowdsource run commutes

In London, group running network offers a Tube alternative for the commute home. Allows people to get exercise while also staying off crowded public transportation routes!

Browser extension signs users into websites only when they approach a computer

Ford Schools Apple With Clever Phone Login App…Wait, What?

Matchmaking Abandoned Properties With Ideas for Reuse

Matchmaking Abandoned Properties With Ideas for Reuse

An Italian website compiles crowd wisdom and ideas to utilize vacant properties.

The goal was to map the roads and footpaths in 10 refugee camps, that contain a population over 600,000 people, in 48 hours. A more detailed numerical analysis of the data will follow, but from a qualitative perspective the results are amazing. Below are examples taken from one specific camp, the Bokolmanyo camp in Ethiopia, and links to each of the 10 camps mapped in the experiment.

The goal was to map the roads and footpaths in 10 refugee camps, that contain a population over 600,000 people, in 48 hours. A more detailed numerical analysis of the data will follow, but from a qualitative perspective the results are amazing. Below are examples taken from one specific camp, the Bokolmanyo camp in Ethiopia, and links to each of the 10 camps mapped in the experiment.

The city plans to unveil 32-inch “smart screens” with Internet connections next month inside 250 old phone booths throughout the five boroughs.

The city plans to unveil “smart screens” with Internet connections next month inside 250 old phone booths throughout the five boroughs.

Ten years later, telecenters are still not sustaianble

Ten years later, telecenters are still not sustaianble - ICTworks

Free Wi-fi in Paris Metro

Un premier service limité de Wifi gratuit dans le métro parisien

Four Ways to Improve Hackathons

Four Ways to Improve Hackathons

Motorola's Police Car Of The Future Is An Unpaid-Ticket-Sniffing Scofflaw Slayer | Fast Company

Motorola’s Police Car Of The Future Is An Unpaid-Ticket-Sniffing Scofflaw Slayer

Motorola's Police Car Of The Future Is An Unpaid-Ticket-Sniffing Scofflaw Slayer | Fast Company

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