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People for Smarter Cities: Urban Farming

A team of local food pioneers in Calgary, Canada have successfully promoted urban farming, engaging the community in the creation of a truly sustainable food system.

For more ideas check out -> http://people4smartercities.com/

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"5 Reasons to Love ‘Mad Men’s’ New Star: The IBM 360" via NBCNews →

And for Throwback Thursday, here’s one of the original ads.

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"5 Reasons to Love ‘Mad Men’s’ New Star: The IBM 360" 
via NBCNews →

And for Throwback Thursday, here’s one of the original ads.


Long-Delayed Connected Device Tile Finally Starts Shipping Sarah Perez, techcrunch.com
The Bluetooth-powered lost item find­er called Tile, which last sum­mer raised $2.6 mil­lion via crowd­fund­ing, has final­ly begun ship­ping, the com­pa­ny now claims. Early back­ers may be a bit skep­ti­cal, given the delays the com­pa­ny…

Long-Delayed Connected Device Tile Finally Starts Shipping
Sarah Perez, techcrunch.com

The Bluetooth-powered lost item find­er called Tile, which last sum­mer raised $2.6 mil­lion via crowd­fund­ing, has final­ly begun ship­ping, the com­pa­ny now claims. Early back­ers may be a bit skep­ti­cal, given the delays the com­pa­ny…


Kwikset Kevo: Using your iPhone to lock and unlock doors by Steven Sande @stevensande | Apr 30th 2014 at 6:00PM, tuaw.com
Life just got a lit­tle eas­i­er for iPhone own­ers. Imag­ine that you’re try­ing to get into your house while car­ry­ing a few bags of gro­ceries. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to sim­ply tap the dead­bolt lock with a fin­ger to get it to unlock…

This would be very nice!!

Kwikset Kevo: Using your iPhone to lock and unlock doors
by Steven Sande @stevensande | Apr 30th 2014 at 6:00PM, tuaw.com

Life just got a lit­tle eas­i­er for iPhone own­ers. Imag­ine that you’re try­ing to get into your house while car­ry­ing a few bags of gro­ceries. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to sim­ply tap the dead­bolt lock with a fin­ger to get it to unlock…

This would be very nice!!


Magnetic ‘Micro-Robots’ Could Lead to Tiny Automated Factoriesmashable.com
Remem­ber those old elec­tric foot­ball games that used a vibrat­ing table­top sur­face to send teams of tiny NFL play­ers scram­bling around the field?
Well, researchers at SRI Inter­na­tion­al are devel­op­ing a super-miniaturized, high-tech…

Magnetic ‘Micro-Robots’ Could Lead to Tiny Automated Factories
mashable.com

Remem­ber those old elec­tric foot­ball games that used a vibrat­ing table­top sur­face to send teams of tiny NFL play­ers scram­bling around the field?

Well, researchers at SRI Inter­na­tion­al are devel­op­ing a super-miniaturized, high-tech…

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How do you make the World’s Smallest Magazine Cover? With a nanochisel, of course! Learn about how National Geographic Kids magazine collaborated with IBM to carve a magazine cover that’s 2,000 times smaller than a grain of salt. Learn more →

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How do you make the World’s Smallest Magazine Cover? With a nanochisel, of course! Learn about how National Geographic Kids magazine collaborated with IBM to carve a magazine cover that’s 2,000 times smaller than a grain of salt. Learn more →

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) Client APARs fixed in 6.4.0

See on Scoop.it - My SmarterPlanet

TSM client APARs fixed in the Version 6.4 general availability release (6.4.0.0) since the 6.3.0 release.

See on www-01.ibm.com

Neura gets $2M to bring AI to the internet of things Stacey Higginbotham, gigaom.com
With more than 26 bil­lion (or more) con­nect­ed devices antic­i­pat­ed by 2020, there’s a big ques­tion about how those devices will talk to one anoth­er. But the sci­en­tists behind Neura, a start­up that has offices in both Cal­i­for­nia and…

Neura gets $2M to bring AI to the internet of things
Stacey Higginbotham, gigaom.com

With more than 26 bil­lion (or more) con­nect­ed devices antic­i­pat­ed by 2020, there’s a big ques­tion about how those devices will talk to one anoth­er. But the sci­en­tists behind Neura, a start­up that has offices in both Cal­i­for­nia and…

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Miami-Dade County is facilitating citizen participation with social
Data creates transparency. Using Cloud plus Big Data & Analytics, Miami-Dade County is reinventing the way municipal government works. Making data visible, accessible, and actionable can help the county to crack cold cases, reduce water waste and design better public transportation.

smartercities:

Miami-Dade County is facilitating citizen participation with social

Data creates transparency. Using Cloud plus Big Data & Analytics, Miami-Dade County is reinventing the way municipal government works. Making data visible, accessible, and actionable can help the county to crack cold cases, reduce water waste and design better public transportation.

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