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'Seismic alert!': Apps warn Mexicans of quakes

A powerful earthquake strikes off the Pacific coast of Mexico. Within seconds, radio transmissions, megaphones and smartphone apps blare warnings to the capital's 20 million people before the ground shakes.

dateSep 19, 2015 in Software
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Apply Magic Sauce: What you like is fleshed out

The Psychometrics Center of the University of Cambridge has a message: A Prediction API by Apply Magic Sauce. It can translate a digital footprint into a detailed psychological profile. The AMS could be used to predict psycho-demographic ...

dateSep 07, 2015 in Internet weblog
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Data driven green design

According to a study by the non-profit Environmental and Energy Study Institute, the commercial and residential building sector accounts for 39 percent of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the United States per year, more ...

dateSep 16, 2015 in Energy & Green Tech
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