Posts Tagged 'Open data'

Civic Data Challenge 2013

The Civic Data Challenge (an initiative from the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation) turns the raw data of ‘civic health’ into useful applications and visualizations that have direct impact on public decision-making. In order to

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Civic Data Challenge 2013

The Civic Data Challenge (an initiative from the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation) turns the raw data of ‘civic health’ into useful applications and visualizations that have direct impact on public decision-making. In order to

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The City as Interface

Martijn de Waal published a new book at Nai/010 Publishers; The City as Interface. Digital and mobile media are changing the way urban life takes shape and how we experience our built environment. This seems a mainly practical matter: thanks to

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The City as Interface

Martijn de Waal published a new book at Nai/010 Publishers; The City as Interface. Digital and mobile media are changing the way urban life takes shape and how we experience our built environment. This seems a mainly practical matter: thanks to

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MapTube

MapTube is a free resource for viewing, sharing, mixing and mashing maps online. Created by UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, users can select any number of maps to overlay and view. This tool allows you to choose different maps

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MapTube

MapTube is a free resource for viewing, sharing, mixing and mashing maps online. Created by UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, users can select any number of maps to overlay and view. This tool allows you to choose different maps

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The Link Between Kids Who Walk or Bike to School and Concentration

According to this article in The Atlantic Cities, there is a link between Kids Who Walk or Bike to School and Concentration. In the context of the ✳UrbanSensing project it is interesting to see if we can distinguish similar patterns from the

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The Link Between Kids Who Walk or Bike to School and Concentration

According to this article in The Atlantic Cities, there is a link between Kids Who Walk or Bike to School and Concentration. In the context of the ✳UrbanSensing project it is interesting to see if we can distinguish similar patterns from the

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Social media weather sentiment map

Clever°Franke publishes annual weather charts. In these charts, they explore methods to visualize last year’s weather. Social media weather sentiment vs. KNMI weather data For 2012 they focused on the relationship between weather data provided by the KNMI (Royal Netherlands

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Social media weather sentiment map

Clever°Franke publishes annual weather charts. In these charts, they explore methods to visualize last year’s weather. Social media weather sentiment vs. KNMI weather data For 2012 they focused on the relationship between weather data provided by the KNMI (Royal Netherlands

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Better World Flux

Better World Flux was created as an entry for the World Bank Apps for Development competition. The site aims to raise awareness for the UN Millennium Development Goals by letting users visualize and share stories that are hidden in the

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Better World Flux

Better World Flux was created as an entry for the World Bank Apps for Development competition. The site aims to raise awareness for the UN Millennium Development Goals by letting users visualize and share stories that are hidden in the

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Sitegeist App

“Sitegeist is a mobile application that helps you to learn more about your surroundings in seconds. Drawing on publicly available information, the app presents solid data in a simple at-a-glance format to help you tap into the pulse of your

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Sitegeist App

“Sitegeist is a mobile application that helps you to learn more about your surroundings in seconds. Drawing on publicly available information, the app presents solid data in a simple at-a-glance format to help you tap into the pulse of your

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