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.
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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.
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!!
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…
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 →
TSM client APARs fixed in the Version 6.4 general availability release (184.108.40.206) 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…
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.