Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in March suggests that the economy has been expanding moderately. Labor market conditions have improved in recent months; the unemployment rate has declined but remains elevated.
@tmccormick @tanzoak @SFyimby The crazy backdrop to all this is the fed pegging interest rates zero for 6 years now: http://t.co/QliU1lj79q
@tmccormick I entered it into LSE's #UrbanCommons competition too, 6 more days to vote on the competition website! http://t.co/bL8rhq4Fjw
A short animation showing how meanwhile uses to grow engagement with the built environment and equip people with the knowledge they need to better interact with it.Music Credit - Poddington Bear.
@tmccormick Nice summary or resident priorities. I've been developing a Building Society project and it caught my eye http://t.co/XGZvKVZRy0
Many city parking lots could be developed as senior housing http://t.co/GHQOZf4qMg
Located between 1st Avenue and Mt. Carmel Place adjacent to a small park, the 11-story building will be made up of 55 studio apartments when complete.
NYC's first prefab micro-unit apartment building begins to rise in Manhattan PHOTOS http://t.co/lCseAQBEtx http://t.co/Dqf3l9essj
Oakland and San Francisco are very different cities -- as anyone who lives in either place will tell you -- but from a planning perspective, they have a lot in common.
The next Live@SPUR podcast is up! The planning directors of SF & OAK talk about shared challenges & opportunities: https://t.co/p6GvnOUkIp
Advocates say that a guaranteed basic income can lead to more creative, fulfilling work. The question is how to fund it. Scott Santens has been thinking a lot about fish lately. Specifically, he’s been reflecting on the aphorism, “If you give a man …
If you teach a man to fish, he eats for life. If you build a robot to fish, do all men starve, or do all men eat? http://t.co/qghhWhMRZS
Read more Smart City coverage here. High atop the hill known as Nicholls Knob, you can see everything in Richmond. Within your gaze are pockets of deep poverty and clusters of dot-com era homes so big they resemble fire stations.
The Transformation of Richmond—my first lengthy story for @sanfranmag
Authors: Eric Malmi, Pyry Takala, Hannu Toivonen, Tapani Raiko, Aristides Gionis Abstract: Writing rap lyrics requires both creativity, to construct a meaningful and an interesting story, and lyrical skills, to produce complex rhyme patterns, which …
I got 99 features, but flow ain't one. "DopeLearning: A Computational Approach to Rap Lyrics Generation" via @Aelkus http://t.co/6C5eo4CXDW
PORTOLA VALLEY -- If the architecture of Silicon Valley calls to mind the tilt-up office parks that surround its freeway exits, you might have missed Beverly Thorne's jagged, steel-framed house nestled in a cliff overlooking the South Bay.
Why Silicon Valley loves midcentury modern design http://t.co/2j0mOGR9pN @mattoyeah http://t.co/drzyOfXEB3
Google tries again with headquarters expansion plan http://t.co/APrz1lWmd8 @mattoyeah http://t.co/f2zVvHYL1P
This Instructable explains each main step of construction for building vertical earthbag walls. Videos on my Earthbag Natural Building YouTube channel demonstrate the process.
It's dirt cheap and can stand up to floods, earthquakes, bullets and blasts. Here's how to build an earthbag house: http://t.co/Eo3HmIY64z
Joan Miró - The Tilled Field (detail), cover of Animal Farm (1945) by George Orwell.
I am seeking sounding board and allies for nature-inspired incubator and accelerator in Santa Clara, CA - http://t.co/rjctrb5Pr4
Last month, Tesla Motors — an American car and technology company — announced its “Powerwall” to much acclaim. Headlines like “The Tesla battery heralds the beginning of the end for fossil fuels,” and “How Tesla’s Powerwall Will Shift Control to the…
Not wrong. 'Tesla’s Powerwall offers an individual solution to the collective problem of climate change': https://t.co/zNYh6tc2LA
Coase's blockchain https://t.co/ho9esL9fSK my talk for #ictspring on #crowdfunding #democracy https://t.co/YOOglc6ghH slides. Thanks all!
click to enlarge The housing crisis in San Francisco has, if nothing else, prompted developers to think outside the box.
Building for all: Nonprofit and developer team up for hybrid approach to housing crisis @LauraDudnick http://t.co/c2OMHxj8aT