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Affordable housing crisis affects one in five renters in Canada: study

One in five Canadian renters face an affordable housing crisis, spending more than half their income on shelter costs, a problem that appears to be even more acute in suburbs and small cities than in major urban centres.<p>A new study by a coalition of affordable housing groups in six provinces and …

Housing

Big Data Meets Edmonton Real Estate At TruHome

The data included on this website is deemed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed to be accurate by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. The …

John McAfee: Google drives humans to 'least common denominator'

Speaking at Defcon, the notorious security expert lambastes what he sees as Google's destruction of privacy.<p>In recent times, privacy has been sacrificed on the altars of narcissism, laziness, and the joy of something-for-nothing. Some may wonder whether all our public exposure has a darker …

Moon

The end of neighbours

How our increasingly closed-off lives are poisoning our politics and endangering our health<p>It’s a new day in the neighbourhood all across the Western …

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another level. By carefully adding a couple of solid-colored (typically white), vertical lines to the moving images, an incredible three-dimensional …

Mapping Happiness In American Cities, Using Twitter

Using Amazon’s Mechanical Turk and about a zillion tweets, these maps correlate happiness and location.<p>Back in 2009, a group of University of Vermont researchers published a surprising paper in the <i>Journal of Happiness Studies</i>. In it, they outlined the process of determining the saddest day in …

Happiness

Big Data App Engine Continuuity Names WebLogic Founder as Director

For all its vaunted importance to large companies, working with big data is kind of hard. Everybody sort of gets the point: Mine huge troves of data …

BigML's gallery of predictive models

FREE<p>Kickstarter Project Outcomes jdonaldson<p>Predict the project state (success, failure, in progress, etc.) for Kickstarter projects using key project …

Top 50 Startups in New York City you need to know about

<i>Courtney Boyd Myers and Erica Berger are the founders of 3460 Miles, a bi-weekly newsletter that connects the New York and London tech, design, and social good communities. Sign up for their newsletter and find them on Twitter and Facebook.</i><p>New York City is chock full of startups shaking up …

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Welcome<p>Corporate Security<p>Protect People And Assets Worldwide<p><b>Dataminr for Corporate Security</b> delivers the earliest possible warning of real-time …