Building more market-rate housing reduces displacement; inclusionary zoning has almost no effect. Calif. Report https://t.co/csS9Sf15LK
ICEhouse experiments with McDonough’s concept WonderFrame—a structural system designed for quick assembly, local materials, and a variety of uses.
William McDonough's ICEhouse can be quickly assembled using local materials https://t.co/AhDmUQbQK5 https://t.co/bwrg85LyRw
My vice as of late is beautiful designs for small spaces. This roundup from @designmilk is about as good as it gets. https://t.co/4UlFzoNTHU
Sometime in July 2012, Suzan Russaw and her husband, James, received a letter from their landlord asking them to vacate their $800-a-month one-bedroom apartment in Palo Alto, California. He gave them 60 days to leave.
Palo Alto real estate turns people into demons. https://t.co/SAq696vsIU https://t.co/NbgqBuHKyv
Dispossessed in the Land of Dreams https://t.co/yIFUv3ikCc Make housing cheaper. Fix #Zoning #BuildingCodes and the #RealEstateInsidersGame
The flipside of #innovationdistricts: Silicon Valley homelessness near highest in US https://t.co/7ld9htozFE
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Mix is an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) which aims to facilitate Dapp/Contract creation on top of the Ethereum technology. Mix has been developed using the QML framework and depends on Qt 5.5. This first release ships with Solidity 0.2.1 …
Ethereum releases free smart contract IDE called Mix
https://t.co/f9C2HNmpIg #ethereum #use #solidity #blockchain https://t.co/K4xkFysDHa
Bed in a Box: Designed to fit under another bed when not in use. https://t.co/zYKVOx4en7 https://t.co/pZRXxnFw7k
We are surrounded by gadgets. From routers and GPS to watches and smartphones, these products grow in variety and number every year. However, despite the nearly infinite number of electronic gizmos, at a physical level, they all boil down to a few b…
"80% of home electronic devices launched since 2012 could be built from just 28 common electronic components" https://t.co/NtKD4ZixRa
Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. Last weekend I drew a map on a post-it note. Then I posted it on Twitter. 48 hours later it had 3000 re-tweets. Here’s (I think) why that happened…
"A Map of Every City" by @chazhutton: https://t.co/j25N6UqBi1 #urbandesign #urbanlife #urbex #infoviz HT @kelvy_bird https://t.co/5DNgcQ1Fax
, professor of law at the University of Maryland, reflects on the roles of machines and machine learning in today’s society, and to what extent ‘opaque’ algorithmic systems should be subject to human oversight.
The complexity of machine learning does not make it unregulable https://t.co/nLQdYKNFQm #algacc @datasociety
Veness, April R. “Home and homelessness in the United States: changing ideals and realities.” Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 10.4 (1992): 445-468.
the definition of home - Veness, April R. “Home and homelessness in the United States: changing ideals and... https://t.co/Tra1Jph4Ag
Workers reached a milestone this week in the construction of the most distinctive element of Amazon’s new Seattle campus — lifting and welding into place the first massive steel pieces in the external structure of the giant biodomes going up at the …
Amazon's giant Seattle biodomes start getting huge steel exoskeleton - GeekWire | love seeing this become real. https://t.co/EcnV1NWcRS
Thx to @hknightsf/@KevinChron for digging-in on SF homeless spending & lack of tracking outcomes: …
Yep. The ROI on our homelessness investments are not being seen this week around town. https://t.co/eaaA6oEHaN
U-Haul moving truck price disparities usually indicate domestic migration trends long before official migration does. In light of that, we compared the costs of renting a truck each direction to and from 16 cities and learned that:
A tech exodus to the Pacific NW? U-Hauls from SF Bay to Portland cost 7x (and Seattle 5x) as much as moves to SF https://t.co/dFQCnItwdg
Tea Light Slow Cooker: An off-the-grid solution for making stews, soups, and pot roast. https://t.co/gzxqidyZEg https://t.co/z2xoVwbyDn
The issues of unaffordable housing and homelessness are inextricably linked – and affect cities everywhere. To facilitate the first step back into society, Andrew Heben co-founded Opportunity Village, a micro-housing project for the homeless of Euge…
Opportunity Village is a self-governed community in Oregon consisting of 30 tiny DIY homes: https://t.co/ne4napyilp https://t.co/qBBM2JHliH