Visiting Rome with a Wheelchair User

Jenny Connected

In the end, after hours spent on the phone and online, we gave up. The bedroom must be big enough for a wheelchair and the bathroom must be wheelchair friendly. Rome, like Venice , is a city known to be notoriously difficult for people in wheelchairs to visit.

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Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

So why did you say that the only audio Facebook has access to is uploaded videos from phones, and Messenger? And if your friends are around you (the term voice waveform fingerprint seems to be voice mapping). Asking for a friend.

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12 Rules for Life

Jenny Connected

At one point a young man tried to get on the stage, seemingly to share some information that he had found on his mobile phone about a reference that Peterson had trouble remembering. RULE 3 / Make friends with people who want the best for you .

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall. photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

Howe Sound Ballet: My friend Bob Turner captures astonishing footage of seals, sea lions and massive schools of anchovies right in Snug Cove, Bowen Island. In the Market for a Laptop, Phone or Camera?: image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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Shoes That Tell You Where To Go

Michael Sampson - Currents

Navigating urban spaces – particularly when those are unknown or unfamiliar – has become a matter of walking around with your face glued to your phone’s screen. Notifying the wearer of a nearby landmark or interesting place (which you then check on your phone).

2018 116

Networking to Find Better Work

How to Save the World

We’ve been indoctrinated to think of the process as entailing usually-humiliating rounds of want-ad/job board reading, applications, cover letters with résumés, phone calls, rejection letters, and interviews.

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