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Introducing a Very Quick Read, the One-Page Magazine

Introducing a Very Quick Read, the One-Page Magazine | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Will Arnett, Qaddafi, vandwelling, Swiss guinea pigs and more.
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StreetArt Portugal: Pepsi Street Art in Lisbon with Julian Beever

StreetArt Portugal: Pepsi Street Art in Lisbon with Julian Beever | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Este blog serve de apoio ao site principal StreetArt Portugal. Pretendemos dar a conhecer o que de interessante se faz em Portugal no que diz respeito à arte urbana em todas as suas vertentes: graffiti, teatro de rua, ...
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Street Art: Inspiração para o dia a dia | Brastemp

Street Art: Inspiração para o dia a dia | Brastemp | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Street Art: Inspiração para o dia a dia · Fonte. Surgido no início dos anos 80 em Nova York, o grafitti moderno deu mais colorido às cidades, e nos últimos tempos foi elevado ao status de arte, com artistas de rua tendo seu trabalho exibido em ...
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Why Parking Your Car (Forever) is the Recipe For Happiness | Sustainable Cities Collective

Why Parking Your Car (Forever) is the Recipe For Happiness | Sustainable Cities Collective | Urban Life | Scoop.it
It’s car-free week on Blooming Rock! What does this mean?
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Sharing time: Tracking the ‘sharrow’ on city streets

Sharing time: Tracking the ‘sharrow’ on city streets | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Not a full bike lane but better than nothing, the sharrow is popping up in cities everywhere. It's half a solution, but it points in the right direction.

A "sharrow" -- the word is an amalgamation of "arrow" and "share the road" -- is a large symbol of a bicycle topped by two chevrons pointing the way forward. More technically known as "shared lane markings," they're intended to remind two-wheeled and four-wheeled road users to share with each other, and also to encourage people on bikes to take the lane when it's too narrow to ride side-by-side with car traffic.

Visiting Seattle last weekend, it was impossible not to notice that its streets are covered in sharrows. Increasing in popularity nationwide, they got a boost in 2009 when they were officially entered into the federal transportation engineering canon. Seattle got a head start, writing them into its 2007 Bike Master Plan. Other cities began earlier, but I've never seen such a profusion as in the Emerald City...


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Street Playing | Fubiz™

Street Playing | Fubiz™ | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Spielplatz est une proposition du collectif Démocratie Créative pour transformer l'espace public et les rues en un véritable terrain de jeu.
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Inspiração de Street Art #1 | Criatives | Blog Design, Inspirações ...

Inspiração de Street Art #1 | Criatives | Blog Design, Inspirações ... | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Arte Urbana, urbanografia ou street art é a expressão que se refere a manifestações artísticas desenvolvidas no espaço público, distinguindo-se da manifestações de caráter institucional ou empresarial.
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Street Art em Londres (set.2011) | Ana Claudia Lopes

Street Art em Londres (set.2011) | Ana Claudia Lopes | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Street Art em Londres (set.2011). Posted on 17 17UTC novembro 17UTC 2011 | Deixar um comentário. Essas são algumas fotos de street art da última viagem a Londres, tiradas ao redor de Brick Lane. Esse mural todo feito com a técnica de ...
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Graffiti e street art inspiram a moda | Babel das Artes - Artesanato ...

Graffiti e street art inspiram a moda | Babel das Artes - Artesanato ... | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Inspire-se e veja como a street art pode ser fonte inesgotável para a criação de acessórios de Moda. Basquiat nos tênis Reebok. http://goo.gl/3B7aw. Graffiti no relógio Swatch. Stencil nos braceletes.
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Walk Score just keeps getting better - check out these new features | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC

Walk Score just keeps getting better - check out these new features | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC | Urban Life | Scoop.it
  The popular online neighborhood-rating tool Walk Score is pure genius.  It takes a simple (if also sometimes hard to measure accurately) concept – proximity to conveniences within walking distance – and turns it into a measure that can be...
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Transporte público en tiempo real, incidencias... #OpenData - K-Government

Transporte público en tiempo real, incidencias... #OpenData - K-Government | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Una de las aplicaciones que las Administraciones Públicas le dan a los datos abiertos es para mejorar la información sobre el transporte público.

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3 trilhões de dólares em suas mãos | Webcitizen | Aproximando cidadãos

3 trilhões de dólares em suas mãos | Webcitizen | Aproximando cidadãos | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Você já parou para imaginar o que faria para controlar o orçamento da maior economia mundial?
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