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The rise of fresh-casual

2017: The year when retailers smash their cookie cutters?<p>Retail real estate professionals and retailers have a symbiotic relationship when it comes …

eCommerce

Proterra's Diesel

<b>Published on</b> October 5th, 2015 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>27<p>Proterra’s Diesel-Killing Electric Buses Are Killing It (CleanTechnica Exclusive Interview)<p>October …

Alternative Fuel

North End Detroit - Curbed Detroit

Here are five options in the North End, Midtown, West Village, Downtown, and Southwest in the $1,700 per month price range.<p>This six-bedroom home needs a lot of work, and it’s located a block away from Arden Park and Boston-Edison.<p>An old church and a North End home will be used as learning labs for …

McDougall-Hunt Detroit - Curbed Detroit

The former Third Precinct has undergone an extensive renovation and is now open as a coworking space.<p>Detroit artist Nic Notion’s Amerixan Notion—which questions ideals of the American Dream—opens February 16.<p>The app uses GPS to guide visitors through the public art installation.<p>The renovation will …

Franklin-Wright Settlements – Just another WordPress site

Hot Topics<p>Annually a select group of high school students from metro Detroit attend the college tour sponsored by Franklin-Wright Settlements. …

Web Design

Ann Arbor-based 'robot shop' successfully expanding to help Detroit students

ANN ARBOR, MI- Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair is a dream store for many children.<p>Looking into the Ann Arbor storefront at 115 E. Liberty St., …

Chelsea Clinton talks Detroit schools, says feds should tackle inequality

DETROIT, MI -- As a group of teenagers met around a long table Thursday evening to discuss an upcoming tour of college campuses, Chelsea Clinton …

Government

Indicted ex-principal lands job helping poor in Detroit

Ex-Detroit school principal Kenyetta Wilbourn Snapp, who faces federal bribery charges for allegedly stealing from struggling schools she was …

Franklin-Wright Settlements buys YouthVille, expands outreach

Franklin-Wright Settlements, Inc., the nation’s oldest settlement house, has expanded its outreach footprint with the purchase of the former …

Michigan

Franklin-Wright Settlements’ Monique Marks transforming young lives with national college tours

The Franklin Wright Settlements College Tour stops off to visit Clark Atlanta University and its president, Dr. Ronald A. Johnson, far left, and his …

Black History

Celebrating James Wong Howe #GoogleDoodle

The War In The Fresh Food Department

It’s tough to get ahead in the grocery business today. Shoppers are disloyal, discounters create mounting price pressures and customers demand more in quality and service.<p>This drama is playing out in many countries, but we decided to take a closer look at the situation in Australia, where we …

Profit

Residents remember once-vibrant neighborhood as they make way for the NGA

Almost all of the homes in the 100-acre swath north of downtown are empty now.<p>The number of houses lining the streets to the north of the old …

Real Estate

How To Improve Online Grocery: Learning From Kroger, Walmart

We can’t squeeze a digital lemon, can’t smell a two-dimensional baguette and, no matter how hard we might try, can’t sample a cyber smoked ham. But should that mean online grocery delivery is dead in the water?<p>I suspect not. But recent figures are not encouraging. Online grocery shopping, what one …

eCommerce

2,000 Amazon Food Stores Wouldn't Disrupt The Grocery Business -- And Might Not Succeed

The unconfirmed reports that Amazon is planning to build 2,000 food stores within ten years here in the U.S., beginning with a pilot program of 20 stores by the end of 2018, has the grocery industry in a tizzy. The stores will reportedly be under the Amazon Fresh banner and will be tested in two …

Dining Rooms

This Stress Ball Map Zooms In When You Squeeze It

In an inspired modern take on the old-fashioned globe map, Dénes Sátor, a design student in Hungary, has created an egg-shaped map that you can …

Four Building Blocks for Creating a Successful Smart Community

By Brenda Wolfe, Esri<p>Esri holds the rare position of having worked across the community spectrum for more than four decades with governments of all …

Story Maps: 5 Tips and Tricks

By Bern Szukalski, Esri<p>Story maps are a great way to harness the power of maps to tell your stories. Here’s 5 simple tips and tricks to help you …

Putting GeoPlanner and ArcGIS Pro to Work

<b>Create 2D planning scenarios in GeoPlanner and visualize them in 3D in ArcGIS Pro</b><p>By John Preysner, Esri<p>These are exciting times for the city of …

Use Google’s New Mapping Tool To See How Much Solar Panels Would Benefit Your Home

With Project Sunroof, Google hopes to make it easier for more households to make the switch to renewables.<p>Solar power is cheaper than buying from the grid in cities like Boston, San Francisco, and San Jose–even without any government credits. Now, if you live in one of those cities, a new tool from …

Machine Learning

Ask what GIS Cloud Apps can do for You | GIS Cloud

What is the difference between Map Editor, Map Viewer and Map Portal?<p>Let’s explain it through a project example and divide it in 3 parts so that each …

Maps

Facebook

<b>The new service GIS 2go by Disy Informationssysteme GmbH transfers maps from ArcGIS Desktop to tablets (Android or iPad), providing users with access</b> …

30 Superb Examples of Infographic Maps

As you search the web you’ll come across a wide range of <b>interactive and graphical maps</b>.<p>Deciding when, where and how to integrate or display a map on …

Cartography for the masses: where online maps are taking us

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Geographic information, once difficult to obtain, is now overabundant and driving the way we interact with …

Using Color in Maps

Using Color in Maps<p>1 - Plan on Purpose<br>Before you select colors for your map, it is important to understand who will be reading it, and how it will be …

Data Visualization

10 Free GIS Data Sources: Best Global Raster and Vector Datasets (2018)

Graphics

Making a real time travel map

Posted by<p>Bjørn Sandvik<p>I had to quit my trip form Oslo to Bergen already on day three - and I have to wait until August 2015 for a second try. I still …

These Tolkien-Esque Maps Turn American Cities Into Fantasy Realms

Many a fantasy nerd has been enchanted by J.R.R. Tolkien’s elaborate, calligraphed maps of Middle Earth, illustrating the treacherous Misty Mountains and dragons flying over the Iron Hills. Though Tolkien fans may long to live in a hobbit hole in the Shire, most remain stuck in humdrum places like …