This website lets you document neighborhood pollution

A high-tech program that lets residents of low-income communities in California upload photos, videos, and other information catching polluters in the act should be expanded across the state, according to a new report.

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Housing Activists Challenge SF’s Google Bus Program On Environmental Grounds

San Francisco city supervisors and affordable housing activists butted heads again over a new pilot program to manage tech commuter shuttles from Silicon Valley-based companies like Google and Facebook. A handful of activist groups say that the new pilot program,

Apple Reveals Solar Energy Programs To Clean Up Its Manufacturing Partners In China

Apple has plunged billions of dollars into making its global operations more efficient with renewable energy. The bulk of that push, which has won praise from Greenpeace, has come in the U.S. and Europe,

This website lets you document neighborhood pollution

A high-tech program that lets residents of low-income communities in California upload photos, videos, and other information catching polluters in the act should be expanded across the state, according to a new report.

Environmental Sensor Startup Aclima Is Studying The Air Googlers Breathe

Do Google employees breathe better air than the rest of us? That’s what San Francisco-based environmental health startup Aclima wants to know. Aclima stayed hush about what it’s been up to for the last several years,

Google Bus Protests Get Colorful Ahead Of Hearing On City Shuttle Program

Oh San Francisco. Just a month after Google agreed to give $6.8 million to support free rides for low-income youth on the city’s public transit system, activists are out again in force.

US To Monitor Air Quality In India and Other Countries

mdsolar writes with news about a U.S. plan to monitor air quality in countries like India, and Mongolia to help raise awareness about the dangers of pollution. "The United States says it will expand air-quality monitoring at some overseas diplomatic missions,

Microsoft now powers its Chicago data center with 100 percent wind power

In 2014, Microsoft purchased a 175 megawatt (MW) wind facility outside of Chicago with the aim being for it to eventually power their Chicago-based data center. A year later, the Pilot Hill Wind Project...

Recyclebank Turns “Green” Actions Into Discounts At New Shop For Sustainable Goods, One Twine

Recyclebank, a company founded in 2004 which today works with partners to reward consumers for “green” actions like recycling, is now getting into e-commerce. With the launch of a new website called One Twine,

Switch Is TripAdvisor For Finding A Tech Bootcamp

Thanks to the predicted tech talent shortage and uncertainty in other industries, the idea of switching careers to jump to the tech industry is an enticing prospect for many in these less-than-stellar economic times. Read More

Dear Tesla: Bypassing Environmental Laws Is Bad For Everyone

Tesla Motors is planning a so-called Gigafactory, an enormous battery plant to supply the company's upcoming high-volume Model 3 . California wants that factory bad, offering to waive its environmental regulations to win the bid. That's bad news—for Tesla, for California, for you and me,

'Ibiza' is the perfect movie to kickstart your summer

A few years ago, every movie studio wanted the next Bridesmaids. Last year they chased the success of Rough Night and Girls Trip. Netflix's Ibiza will be compared to all three, but it also reveals the secret: There will never be enough of these movies.Directed by Alex Richanbach,

It doesn't have to be assault to be bad, Morgan Freeman

Recently, celebrities accused of sexual misconduct have started to issue a new kind of defense: at least they didn't commit sexual assault.Morgan Freeman adopted that reasoning for his second apology this weekend, after eight women accused him of sexual misconduct and inappropriate behavior,

Lo-fi video game about New York City's subway woes spells out a fix

Did Elon Musk secretly make this video game?A simple, new browser game from called MTA Country (from Everyday Arcade) offers a very pro-business solution for fixing New York City's beleaguered subway system: Hand its management over to private interests.SEE ALSO:

Jeff Bezos personally announced that Amazon saved 'The Expanse' and the crowd went wild

Another day, another streaming service swooping in to rescue a TV series that couldn't cut it on cable.For weeks, fans of Syfy's The Expanse have been held in suspense over the show's abrupt cancellation and subsequent hints of a pickup, a la Brooklyn Nine-Nine. That suspense is now at an end,

'Sesame Street' producer sues movie featuring violent, ejaculating puppets

As far as most of us are concerned, Sesame Streetpuppets don't have bodily fluids like blood and semen. They are made of felt and giant hugs. And the show's producers are willing to take legal action to defend that position.The Happytime Murders, which carries the tagline "NO SESAME, ALL STREET,

Thanks to historic turnout, Ireland votes to end abortion ban

Ireland, once seen as one of the most socially conservative countries in Western Europe, is poised to end its highly restrictive abortion ban.The decision came after a historic vote, in which a landslide majority of the country voted to repeal the country's Eighth amendment,

Han Solo's lucky dice still don't mean a damn thing after 'Solo'

There are light spoilers ahead for both Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Solo: A Star Wars Story. Proceed with caution if you haven't seen them yet.Disney, please stop trying to make Han Solo's lucky gold dice a thing.

Facebook now lets you restrict who views videos by age and gender

As Facebook takes aim at YouTube with a growing video platform, the social network is giving advertisers and publishers more say in who sees their videos.The company said Tuesday that video creators will now be able to restrict their audience by age and gender,

Ur Boy Bangs spits back at Jimmy Fallon with 'Do Not Watch' rap

The war between hip-hop artist Ur Boy Bangs and Jimmy Fallon has heated up. Well, on one side at least.Australian-Sudanese rapper Ur Boy Bangs didn't take kindly to being put on The Tonight Show's "Do Not Play" list.

How the ongoing El Nino compares to the mother of all El Nino events

El Niño conditions are intensifying in the tropical Pacific Ocean, potentially leading to a record event that would reshape world weather patterns from Africa to Asia to North AmericaThat could be a boon to drought-plagued California, by steering more rainstorms there.

营养与减肥应用MyFitnessPal进军亚洲市场,为中日韩推出本地化应用

营养与减肥应用MyFitnessPal表示,其注册用户量已经突破5000万。它还宣布了其国际扩张计划中最后一个要进军的重大市场。 该创业公司早在去年6月推出了首批面向国际市场的应用,本周它则发布了中文、日语和汉语版本。

【insight视频访谈】重新认识90后创业者们

很长一段时间内,大家提起90后这个词,更多的是出于噱头,而不在意真实。

Atlassian峰会上的Git话题

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Revolutionary New View of Baby Planets Forming Around a Star

astroengine writes Welcome to HL Tauri — a star system that is just being born and the target of one of the most mind-blowing astronomical observations ever made. Observed by the powerful Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile,

NASA astronomer names asteroid after Malala

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai now has an asteroid named after her, the Malala Fund announced WednesdayDr. Amy Mainzer, astronomer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, USA, named Asteroid 316201 after Malala.See also:

Snapchat 曾拿出 0.11%股权聘请苹果前高管担任顾问

索尼影业电脑系统遭黑客攻击后外泄的一封 电子邮件 显示,“阅后即焚”消息应用 Snapchat 为了聘请苹果 iOS 业务前负责人斯科特·福斯特尔(Scott Forstall)担任顾问,不惜送出 0.11%的股权,如今这部分股权价值 1650 万美元。

Zara is being accused of racially profiling its customers

Zara's PR team can't seem to catch a breakA new report from the Center for Popular Democracy, which surveyed 251 Zara employees in New York, found that a large percentage of respondents were asked to label customers based on whether he or she was suspicious when shopping in the store. See also:

为什么有的人在有过惨痛的经历后选择把不幸施加于他人,而另一些则选择避免让他人经历类似的不幸?

这个问题很有意思,可以做的解释非常多。我建议大家多关注这题目的各个答案,尤其是咨询师们写的答案,你们会看到不同理论取向,甚至相同理论取向的咨询师在理解心理学现象的时候有多么不同。

Updated Tile Item Tracker Boasts Louder Ring, Find Your Phone Feature

A new version of the bluetooth tracker tag Tile just dropped on Amazon, Tile’s website and a host of T-Mobile stores. The updated item tracker now boasts a ring that’s three times louder and has added a super dandy new feature called Find Your Phone.

深挖O2O入口不死心,Google地图终于开始推荐餐馆了

今日,谷歌地图推出安卓版更新,主要增加了“附近推荐餐馆”的功能。在指定城市,你确定目标地点后, 可以查看谷歌地图推荐的附近餐馆,以早、中、晚餐、下午茶作为分类。

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