Kate Greene Stanhope, Manager Library & Information Services at McInnes Cooper, has written a post called Wrapping Up 2013 on the On Firmer Ground blog.On Firmer Ground is a blog about law firm librarians and is a joint project of the...Show More Summary
Researchers and businesses are joining forces to develop innovative techniques to help people manage their weight and increase their physical fitness with the use of emerging technology and information systems. A three-year project,Show More Summary
Holiday tournaments and the ACC /Big Ten Challenge are over, so there's enough information to make my first NCAA tournament bracket projections of the 2013-14 season. I like to break teams down into three categories: 1. Wallflowers are bubble teams. Show More Summary
After a great deal of mystery and a starchitecture-studded showdown over the the future design of a large condo project in Miami, it looks like Rem Koolhaas' firm OMA has emerged victorious. Little information has been released about Koolhaas' exact...
Debate: Smart cities Cities produce a lot of data. Now the people who run them want to put the information to work. Many mayors have unveiled “smart city” projects aimed at making their cities more liveable and more efficient. But is...Show More Summary
Do you want to learn how a CNC machine works, but don’t have access to one (yet)? One of our tipsters just informed us of this great project that was created by a team of students from the University of British Columbia, and it’s anShow More Summary
No time left to think about cold-weather energy efficiency projects: it's time to get them done if you want to cut your heating costs. As in most years, doing nothing will cost you more: the U.S. Energy Information Administration is predicting residential electricity prices in the U.S. to rise 2.2% compared to the Winter of 2012-
Responsible. Accountable. Consulted. Informed. Even a thorough project plan can leave room for confusion about individual duties. A RACI model--or a visual map of everyone's responsibilities--helps to prevent chaos. RACI stands for responsible, accountable, consulted, and informed. Show More Summary
DeMark Range Projection (tm) information with pivots Selected price to book data 'Stretch' multiple moving average proprietary calculation (more positive is more extreme oversold) Stochastics oversold and overbought Highs and lows Volatility expansion setups (Narrowest range of seven = NR7) Good trading and great risk management to all. Show More Summary
Chris Hanretty, "British headlines: 18% less informative than their American cousins", 11/29/2013: I’m currently working on a project looking at the representation of constituency opinion in Parliament. One of our objectives involves...Show More Summary
A team of researchers has launched an online project to map detailed population information from countries around the world. The WorldPop website aims to provide open access to global demographic data which can be used to help tackle challenges such as, poverty, public health, sustainable urban development and food security.
I’ll be producing a bit more in the coming months, breaking out information about the new bike routes, light rail, pedestrian paths and all the improvements around the project.Filed under: Transit Sleuth TV, Video Tagged: PMLR, portland Milwaukee light rail, transit sleuth tv
Appearing on theCUBE at IBM’s recent Information on Demand 2013 summit in Las Vegas, Tom DeClerck, an industry veteran with over 15 years of experience in leading IT projects, got down to the nitty-gritty of managing infrastructure for a midsize … Continue reading ?
A new study concludes that the smart grid market in Mexico—including advanced metering infrastructure, distribution automation, home energy management, wide area measurement and information technology projects—will cumulatively increase to $12.1 billion with annual spending reaching $2.1 billion 2023. via Mexico’s Smart Grid Expected to Show Significant Growth.
Smartphone heads-up display systems that project navigation and other information onto car windshields are seen as a way to reduce driver distraction. The HeadsUP! from tech start-up NeXt takes a different approach. Rather than relying...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Unified School District has done the public, itself and, most of all, its students a grave disservice with the changing costs and information disseminated about the project to provide every pupil with an iPad. The loss of faith has been tremendous and might hurt the entire project in major ways. Show More Summary
The collaboration between InForm together with Pleysier Perkins… led to the development of California House, a contemporary abode located in Brighton, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The architects described their project as modernist...Show More Summary
Mobile Movies is screening both entertaining and educational films to enrich and inform the lives of those living in remote areas.
The winners of this year’s Information is Beautiful Awards were announced at a ceremony in London last night, with a motion graphics project mapping the solar system and a graphic representation of Nobel Prize winners' academic qualifications among the winners. We’ll be covering the subject in more detail in our January issue, but here’s a round-up of the top projects...
OpenText, the enterprise information management (EIM) vendor that acquired Nstein’s text mining and analytics technology a few years back and ranked strong in go-to-market strength in a January report from Hurwitz & Associates, today is revealing details about its new Project Red Oxygen at its annual customer conference. Show More Summary