Tag: Innovation

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Outpouring of love and nostalgia stop Microsoft from killing MS Paint

They decided to kill it off at the ripe old age of 32. However, the love and support on social media, helped revive it. Requests to Microsoft to save Paint were heeded, and the tech giant announced that anybody could download the program in the form of a free app from Windows Store. Last week,…
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July 25, 2017 0

A bike that absorbs pollution and releases clean air to help China deal with smog

Recent weather phenomena in China have caused worry among the environmentalists. However, a new development is likely to raise their spirits, and perhaps the smog and pollution in the Asian giant. The Smog Free Bicycles could become a common sight on the streets of Beijing in a few months’ time. The project has been taken…
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July 6, 2017 0

Austin EcoNetwork’s 2014 The Election Navigator

Austin EcoNetwork has created community-driven data-rich tools to empower voters in Austin’s first 10-1 election. The Election Navigator helps voters identify the strongest, most sustainability-minded candidates for City Council and Mayor. We had a great run in the general election and have already re-tooled the site for the runoffs. Producing this took months of surveying public priorities, wrangling data (some of it never-before-released),…
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December 9, 2014 0