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Taiwan: residents resist forced eviction for 'Aerotropolis' megaproject

The following article originally appeared in the Ecologist. You can read it online, here

Communities facing around Taiwan’s Taoyuan Airport are facing huge land grabs for a vast airport city that will line the pockets of powerful officials, politicians and developers, but leave them with nothing, writes Rose Bridger. 2,361 more words


Using Themed StyleSheets in your SharePoint Web Parts

Hi Folks

A simple little trick here.  We have developed a nice tabbing web part (which is NOT a jQuery wrapper which shows and hides but a ‘proper’ we only load what you need tabbing system) and as part of it we wanted to use the Search Navigation Web Parts theming. 144 more words


Did you know each release of WordPress is named after a Jazz Musician

It has been a tradition for some time now, the WordPress team names each major release of WordPress after a famous Jazz musician. The most current release (4.1) is named after… 71 more words


Another One Bites the Dust

Got this in my e-mail this morning. More bad new for those who care about LA’s history.

Press Advisory, Immediate Release



How much forest will be lost in Grandview Heights?

I’ve been counting colored pixels again. The city’s mapping people said they couldn’t tell me how much forest was in Grandview Heights, and how much would be lost to development, so I estimated it myself. 339 more words


Road rain from a developed Grandview Heights

I don’t have any collaborators on these estimates, so if you can refine my calculations, I’d love to have your input!

My final estimates are 7.5-23 olympic swimming pools worth of road runoff running untreated from… 162 more words


Sometimes great cards are terrible: Curse of Aching

In the Development series, Marshall takes us through the development of gameplay for Ferretcraft.  Today’s card: Curse of Aching!

Here is an old version of a card, Curse of Aching.  272 more words