Fixing The UK's High Streets
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Under threat from supermarkets and the internet, are our High Streets condemned to die?
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Smart cities to get their own OS

Smart cities to get their own OS | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Cities could soon be looking after their citizens all by themselves as researchers develop an operating system for the urban world.
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Is The Chief Marketing Officer Role Giving Way To The Chief Community Officer Role? | CMO.com

Inconsistency across channels can change a consumer's perception of the brand after years of loyalty.
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Rent day for the high street

Rent day for the high street | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Nick Hood from Company Watch told Radio 5 live Breakfast how the quarterly high street rent day would affect the sector.
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Raising the I.Q. of City Services

Raising the I.Q. of City Services | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
In a move other cities are expected to follow, Rio de Janeiro has built a center that analyzes data and predicts emergency needs, aiming for more efficient and faster deployment of resources.
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Market for Smart City Technology to Reach $16B a Year by 2020 | Good Business News

Market for Smart City Technology to Reach $16B a Year by 2020 | Good Business News | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Smart cities in the not-so-distant future will be built on a growing network of technology.
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$39.5 Billion Will Be Spent on #SmartCity Technologies in 2016 ...

$39.5 Billion Will Be Spent on #SmartCity Technologies in 2016 ... | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
A smart city is determined by six dimensions: smart economy, environment, governance, lifestyle, transportation, and community. There are currently 102 smart city projects worldwide, with Europe leading the way at 38, North ...
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Smart Grids Will Revolutionize Cities | The Energy Collective

Smart Grids Will Revolutionize Cities | The Energy Collective | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
The internet, distributed renewable energy, electric vehicles and energy management are ready to coalesce: the impact on cities and our lives will be profound.
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Car-sharing introducing Canadians to electric vehicles

Car-sharing introducing Canadians to electric vehicles | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
In a Montreal parking lot, Jean-Francois Beauchamp unhooks a power cable from his loaner car and cheerfully drives away, an enthusiastic user of a new service that is finding fans in equal measure among commuters and environmentalists.
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Should public transports be free? | Sustainability blog — blogs ...

Should public transports be free? | Sustainability blog — blogs ... | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Is public transport (in general, and Stockholm's in particular) too expensive? (A monthly card is now at 790 kronor, about 88 Euro.) Is it really more expensive than in other places, if one takes into account the large area that the ...
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Networked Neighbourhoods: effective localism or narrow insularity ...

Networked Neighbourhoods: effective localism or narrow insularity ... | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Networked Neighbourhoods: effective localism or narrow insularity? Dave Briggs. My friends at LGIU, The Hansard Society and Networked Neighbourhoods are running a free event next month in London that looks dead good: Wednesday 19 ...
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Smart growth investment may be key to small cities' economic vitality | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC

Smart growth investment may be key to small cities' economic vitality | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
  This recent report from the Center for Neighborhood Technology looks very interesting.  Among other things, it seems to confirm exactly what Chuck Marohn (Community Growth Institute, Strong Towns) has been telling us about the economic...
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Hazel Henderson on local economies

We are in the beginning of a new era. All is changing. Economy is changing. Practical things you should be considering for you and your communities. 


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Smart City Technologies Will Grow Fivefold to Exceed $39 Billion in 2016 | Press Release | ABI Research

ABI Research Press Release Smart City Technologies Will Grow Fivefold to Exceed $39 Billion in 2016 (Les « smart cities » arrivent. Risques et opportunités pour les différents acteurs ?
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Rent day for the high street

Rent day for the high street | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Nick Hood from Company Watch told Radio 5 live Breakfast how the quarterly high street rent day would affect the sector.
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foursquare (I'm at HPSD Maintenance Dept (5400 - 40 St, High Prairie) http://t.co/GXHFoaPO...)...
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Tweete - marlina_katty

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RT @CerdasFitness: Live now, Smart Health Radio Talkshow on Smart FM 95.9 (Jakarta) + 9 other cities.
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Freedom.ws — Income for Life™

Freedom.ws — Income for Life™ | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
http://t.co/Hao9qAWL Smart cities to get their own OS: Cities could soon be looking after their ci...
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Grimsby Telegraph launches Buy Local loyalty card

Grimsby Telegraph launches Buy Local loyalty card | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
THIRTY great offers are included in a 16-page special supplement inside the Grimsby Telegraph today as the paper launches its Your Life: Buy Local loyalty card scheme.
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Bid to boost town’s firms wins support

Bid to boost town’s firms wins support | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it

TOWN centre businesses in Southend will go to the polls to decide whether they want to bump up their taxes to pay for improvements.
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Finextra: PayPal goes after the high street

Finextra: PayPal goes after the high street | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Finextra: PayPal goes after the high street http://t.co/6P73ZHlu via @Finextra...
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Civic Voice | News | Civic Voice urges planning reforms which promote the economy by improving towns and cities

Civic Voice | News | Civic Voice urges planning reforms which promote the economy by improving towns and cities | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Civic Voice (RT @civic_voice: Our key issues on the planning policy review - press release.)...
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THINK! The Innovation Knowledge Foundation - Qualità della vita: The Smart City vision: How Innovation and ICT can build smart, “liveable”, sustainable cities

THINK! The Innovation Knowledge Foundation - Qualità della vita: The Smart City vision: How Innovation and ICT can build smart, “liveable”, sustainable cities | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
THINK!is a nonprofit think-tank whose aim is to circulate knowledge on how ICT can enable innovation processes,economic & human development (RT @gbkind: The Smart City vision: How Innovation and ICT can build smart, “liveable”, sustainable...
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Smart cities manifesto and what makes a city smart

Smart cities manifesto and what makes a city smart | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Smart cities manifesto and what makes a city smart http://t.co/Eo9ntCIP...
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The end of the machine that produces fear?

The end of the machine that produces fear? | Fixing The UK's High Streets | Scoop.it
Via. Excerpted from David Graeber: “There is very good reason to believe that, in a generation or so, capitalism itself will no longer exist – most obviously, as ecologists keep reminding us, because it’s impossible to maintain an engine of...

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