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A Database of Crowdsourced Urban Sounds

I think I remember hearing about this, I can’t find it in the firehose, so here it is, new-to-me (or at least newly remembered): a database of urban sounds… 73 more words

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surender gupta dunar BJP sweeps Maharashtra, trails Sena in Mumbai

SURENDER GUPTA DUNAR BOOST FOR FADNAVIS AS PARTY WINS 8 OUT OF 10 MUNICIPALITIES

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continued its political dominance in Maharashtra with resounding electoral victories in key municipalities and zilla parishads across the State. 262 more words

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Architect's Newspaper: How old are the buildings in your area? A new interactive map might tell you

The Architect’s Newspaper: How old are the buildings in your area? A new interactive map might tell you. “The Atlas of ReUrbanism is meant to be a new tool for urbanists and advocates, one that better utilizes massive amounts of data on the age of cities. 35 more words

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University at Albany: Governments Increasingly A-Twitter

University at Albany: Governments Increasingly A-Twitter. “A study by a Center for Technology in Government (CTG) researcher reveals the factors that are making social media successful in Spanish local governments — results that could very well be applicable to municipal governments in the U.S.”

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SUMA convention looks at shaping urban Saskatchewan

Over the next few days, hundreds of representatives from 442 municipalities across the province will take part in the 112th annual Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association… 199 more words

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Municipal Government Crippled by Ransomware Attack

A municipal government in Ohio has been crippled by ransomware. “The attack forced departments such as the Licking County 911 Center, county auditor’s office and clerk of courts to perform their jobs without the use of computers or office telephones. 22 more words

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