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Description: "Just as Doppler radar scans the skies for indicators of bad weather, Sickweather scans social networks for indicators of illness, allowing you to check for the chance of sickness as easily as you can check for the chance of rain." (Tipped by JMG reader Ray)
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Weather Geeks: Doppler Radar Detects Speeders

Business & Finance : Infecticious Greed (6 years ago)

For weather geeks among my readership only: It turns out that under the right atmospheric conditions Doppler weather radar can detect cars, and even tell how fast they're going. Very cool. Check the following figures from north cent... Read Post

Sickweather (Beta) – A Social Health Network That Helps You Avoid Illnesses With The Help Of A Map

Technology / Internet : Make Use Of (2 years ago)

Sickweather is a new kind of “social health network”. It actually wants to be the wind vane for bad health around the world. Sickweather - presently in beta - aims to show hotspots of unwellness on a map around your own location and... Read Post

Hadoop jobs should soon be able to run easily inside Docker containers

Technology : GigaOM (1 hour ago)

Hadoop startup Altiscale is close to completing a mission to make Docker a suitable environment for running Hadoop jobs. One of the big remaining issues has to do with network security and ensuring bad neighbors don't spoil the part... Read Post

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