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08

Nov

Curating the Academic World of Collaborative Media: Aca-article: Understanding collective design communication in open innovation communities

medeamalmo:

We characterise collective design as an emerging area of research in the field of online collective intelligence and introduce mechanisms by which communities can be integrated into the innovation process. The community’s role in open innovation is reflected in their style of communication,…

humanscalecities:

Creativity and the Capitalist City :: TRAILER :: Amsterdam 2011

02

Nov

theatlantic:

One Year of Prison Costs More Than One Year at Princeton

One year at Princeton University: $37,000. One year at a New Jersey state prison: $44,000. Read more.

theatlantic:

One Year of Prison Costs More Than One Year at Princeton

One year at Princeton University: $37,000. One year at a New Jersey state prison: $44,000. Read more.

humanscalecities:

Social sustainability in urban areas
Another book review in my blog.

humanscalecities:

Social sustainability in urban areas

Another book review in my blog.

31

Oct

adamphillips19:

This is a terrible idea!  The MTA is trying to get rid of trash cans in an attempt to clean up the system?  This photo was taken on 10/28/11 leaving the 34th St. Station from the Q train.  This major transfer station still has garbage cans - imagine what it will be like when the MTA removes them.
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/nyregion/mta-tries-to-reduce-total-trash-hauled-away-by-train.html

adamphillips19:

This is a terrible idea!  The MTA is trying to get rid of trash cans in an attempt to clean up the system?  This photo was taken on 10/28/11 leaving the 34th St. Station from the Q train.  This major transfer station still has garbage cans - imagine what it will be like when the MTA removes them.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/nyregion/mta-tries-to-reduce-total-trash-hauled-away-by-train.html

28

Oct

Bernard Khoury in NYC | November 3 at the Cooper Union

14

Oct

tacticalurbanismsalon:

Tactical Urbanism, Vol. 2 will be released digitally in advance of the Tactical Urbanism Salon! 

tacticalurbanismsalon:

Tactical Urbanism, Vol. 2 will be released digitally in advance of the Tactical Urbanism Salon! 

(Source: tacticalurbanismsalon)

11

Oct

Human Scale Cities: 6 books about cities and not enough time to read them

humanscalecities:

From my blog.

Algunos libros que quedan apuntados en el catálogo de libros-que-no-sé-si-podré-leer-alguna-vez-pero-que-tienen-buena-pinta y para los que es muy posible que no encuentre tiempo ni dinero para leer.

Repowering Communities. Small-scale Solutions for Large-scale Energy…

05

Oct

slouchingtowardsbeirut:

“even some open spaces can use open spaces …” #deepthought

“how to live in a city” by george c. stoney

29

Sep

Follow Tech and urban life for updates on smart cities

humanscalecities:

I am curating Tech and urban life via Scoop.it, focusing on news and resources on smart cities. I am quite critic about the current buzz on smart cities but following news is relevant to be up to date.