Hudson Yards

Thema: America’s biggest real estate project – ever. Beschreibung: Hudson Yards is the largest private real estate development in the history of the United States and the largest development in New York City since Rockefeller Center. It is anticipated that more than 24 million people will visit Hudson Yards every year. The site will ultimately … Weiterlesen

Clearpoint Residencies

Thema: The world’s tallest vertical garden. Beschreibung: When construction ends in late 2015, Clearpoint will be the tallest residential vertical garden in the world, with planted terraces circling the entire structure and inbuilt self-sustaining watering systems. Measures will be in place to reduce energy and water consumption, including the use of solar energy for communal … Weiterlesen

The Homicide Report

Thema: An interactive map, database and blog that chronicles homicides. Beschreibung: Any death deemed a homicide by the coroner’s office — the death of a human being by the hand of another — is included in the database. Coroner’s officials currently are providing a bi-weekly list of homicides to The Times. At a minimum, the … Weiterlesen

BBBike

Thema: Fahrrad-Routenplaner Beschreibung: Dieses Programm sucht (Fahrrad-)Routen in Berlin. Es sind ca. 11200 Berliner Straßen sowie ca. 450 Potsdamer Straßen erfasst. (Anm. TBS: Die Auswahlmöglichkeiten zur Routenberechnung beinhalten von bevorzugter Geschwindigkeit über bevorzugten Straßentyp und -belag auch die Vermeidung von Ampeln und unbeleuchteten Wegen, die Auswahl von grünen Wegen bis hin zur Angabe, ob Kindersitz … Weiterlesen

Grand Street Settlement

Thema: Grand St. Settlement is a multi-service agency dedicated to providing essential programs for members of all ages in our communities. Programs include free or low-cost early childhood and day care services, enriching after-school programs, and support for adults and senior citizens. Beschreibung: Grand St. Settlement provides residents of the Lower East Side and Bushwick, … Weiterlesen

Lower East Side NY

Thema: Improving the overall quality of life in the Lower East Side. Beschreibung: The Lower East Side Business Improvement District (LES BID) was established in 1992 as a nonprofit economic development organization dedicated to revitalizing the Orchard Street Shopping District by providing a variety of services to promote economic activity and improve the quality of … Weiterlesen

Copenhagen Game Collective

Thema: Copenhagen Game Collective is a multi-gender, multi-national, non-profit game design collective based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The collective comprises a network of people and companies interested in independent game culture. Our members include creative individuals first of all, but also small companies, non-commercial interest groups, and game communicators and disseminators. Beschreibung: We play, exhibit, create, and … Weiterlesen