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November 25, 2009 | by Kim

Volvo is Testing a Pedestrian Detection System

volvo pedestrian detection safety system

If you are a regular reader, you might remember that I believe that cities should be developed around pedestrians not cars. I [...]

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October 25, 2009 | by Kim

Career Success Can Be Measured in Many Ways

kim vallee on board the uss constitution

As I was reading several articles on the NY Times about the gain of women in the workplace, it reminded me how [...]

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October 15, 2009 | by Kim

Urban Nomadism Calls for Multifunctional...

urban digital nomadism :: climate change for blog action day 2009

I read on the book Six Pixels of Separation by Mitch Joel how new technology will shape the way we think about [...]

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September 15, 2009 | by Kim

City Guides and European City Life

life in hanover on haus maus

Sometimes I like to give me little posting challenge. This time, I wanted to showcase two blogs seen with each having two [...]

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September 15, 2009 | by Kim

PARK(ing) Day is September 18th, 2009

photos of previous PARK(ing) day events

PARK(ing) Day is an annual, one-day global event where artists, activists and citizens collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spots into public [...]

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August 13, 2009 | by Kim

Commute in Style with a Wood Bike by Renovo

Renovo Bamboo Commuter bike

These wood bikes are absolutely gorgeous. They are pieces of craftsmanship that you should enjoy riding for the long time. They have [...]

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October 5, 2008 | by Kim

A Bus Became a Store for the 37th Festival du...

A Bus Became a Store for the 37th Festival du nouveau cinema

You can convert any space into a fun party space. All you need is a little bit of imagination. Take this bus [...]

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July 23, 2008 | by Kim

Rosler British Grocery Carts Are Now...

Rosler British Grocery Carts Are Now Available in North America

I bought the Hook and Go Smart Cart a few weeks ago. It comes handy when I shop at the farmer’s market. [...]

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May 25, 2008 | by Kim

Commercial Drive in Vancouver Recycles their...

Commercial Drive in Vancouver Recycles their Street Banners

If you ever visited Vancouver, you noticed that their residents love sports and outdoor living. Therefore, you would not be surprised that [...]

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November 2, 2007 | by Kim

Entertaining illustrations by Paolo Mariotti

Entertaining illustrations by Paolo Mariotti

If you can read French, I suggest you take a peek at IDEAT, a magazine about design, architecture and trends made in [...]

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