I haven't the You know,
Chris, foggiest. Let's So, they log onto the Caltrain site... this is alot of check the fun, but i need to schedule! get going. do you know when the next Caltrain is? GADZOOKS! HOW DO THEY EXPECT US TO UNDERSTAND THIS? not long ago... That will never do...plotting a scheme to I must improve that help, too! nasty interface... And the two of them go off to redesign...
Hi!! I'm Mark Kuznicki and
I'm Passionate about Civic Engagement! And there was music... So this guy and a bunch of others put this thing on... Is that a Maquette?! Fun! And Designs for the new TTC website... And Ideas for transit in the future...
...The traditional news outlets have
done a fantastic job of sensationalizing the already sensational...If their goal was simply to make me anxious, then job well done... from: http://sitening.com/blog/2007/10/22/ san-diego-wildfire-updates-with-google- maps/
Fortunately, we have the Internet,
with its Web 2.0, open API’s, and several clever people who have been able to assemble some very useful information. Here’s my favorite of the bunch. It’s a Google Map of the San Diego area, with polygons and icons showing the perimeter of the ﬁre at various times throughout the past few days, along with road closings, shelter locations, and other updates. from: http://sitening.com/blog/2007/10/22/ san-diego-wildfire-updates-with-google- maps/
“ A quot;platformquot; is a
system that can be programmed and therefore customized by outside developers – users – and in that way, adapted to countless needs and niches that the platform's original developers could ” not have possibly contemplated, much less had time to accommodate. –Marc Andreessen, http://blog.pmarca.com/2007/09/the-three- kinds.html talk to us about stuff like Microformats, APIs and OpenID afterwards!
how to encourage collaboration 1.be
a platform (provide 6.show progress APIs - make data 7. take simple, small steps available) 8.reach out to people from 2.publish everything different backgrounds openly and industries 3.be available 9.view the public as a 4.embrace the chaos partner, not a recipient 5.reward contributors 10.run real, open betas
About those rockin’ images •
Many of them are purchased from iStockPhoto.com • Those borrowed from Flickr are: • Cal Henderson: http://ﬂickr.com/photos/laughingsquid/108769433/ • California Fires: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/slworking/1721837998/ • Caltrain: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/roland/156255158 • Chris and Cal Yell: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/stewart/84223661/ • Chris and Cal Laugh: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/foolswisdom/86710196/ • TTC street shot: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/tracer/117014378/ • Transit Waiting Area: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/mag/374819180/ • Accordian Guy: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/willpate/381425426/ • Design Slam TransitCamp: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/brycej/380827536/ • Whiteboard TransitCamp: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/rdi/379668453/ • The Grid TransitCamp: http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/brycej/380816409/