Read about the new Bucktown bike based business Urban Street Window Works on Grid Chicago. They wash windows, remove graffiti, and apply film to protect from acid etching.
Real-Time Pedestrian and Bike Location How can we get it? What can we do with it? How can it not be creepy? By Eric Fischer. My summary of the discussion There are many existing data sources that are published or … Continue reading
I have two favorite photo categories from Amsterdamize’s photostream*: the first is people riding side saddle as passengers on someone else’s bike and “borrowing” someone else’s energy. It’s borrowing because they’ll eventually return the favor, to the original lender, or … Continue reading
Contrary to popular belief, Flickr is not a stock photo* website with a cornucopia of beautiful and relevant photographs of people, objects, and infrastructure you need for your professional or academic project. I have heard several stories, and witnessed on … Continue reading
While Geographic Information systems software can definitely produce pretty maps, its power lies in analyzing data and plotting or comparing sensory or observed data to spatial data (like roads or terrain). The earthquake in Haiti rocked the capital city, Port-au-Prince … Continue reading
Grab your laptop and fall comfortably into your first class couch or easy chair and load up my first world photographic tour. Flickr is a goldmine of the best photos on earth. Find photos of anything and everything. Learn about … Continue reading