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This "Creepily Accurate" Website Will Tell You Whether Any Zipcode Fits Your Lifestyle

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Here’s how it works:

The “Zip Lookup” tool is powered by Esri, a geographic-information firm based in California.

Just head to the website, type in your ZIP code, and you’ll be greeted with a breakdown of your ZIP code’s demographic characteristics based on Esri’s “Tapestry” technology, which consists of 67 unique market-segment classifications.

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Michelle Obama, Reese Witherspoon and other celebs are leaking location information on Instagram

On Monday, the AP dropped a big scoop about a rising Republican star who has been using taxpayer money and campaign funds to finance personal trips around the country.   1,071 more words

Instagram

Discovering the Geo in Social Media data

This blog is based on research undertaken for The Contagion project at  The University of Exeter

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Local Information on Map It! Louisville

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Louisville News

Social Media and Kids

B once asked me why my friends called him B. How do you explain to a five year old the security measures a mother takes in the social media world to protect her child(ren). 488 more words

Life As I See It

New visions

We’re not done, we’re not even close. The Green Path has a dream and it’s alive, it’s breathing and it’s growing. Every day getting stronger. We want more people to join us, we want more people to have a choice when it comes to their health and the health of the world. 566 more words