Lameva.barcelona. L’Ajuntament de Barcelona ja ha posat en marxa canvis per fomentar la mobilitat sostenible: Reforçar la xarxa de transport públic, començant pel desplegament de la xarxa ortogonal d’autobusos i la unió del tramvia per la Diagonal.
Apostar per la bicicleta amb inversions de 32 milions d'euros per arribar als 300 quilòmetres de carril bici el 2018. Guanyar espai de qualitat per als vianants amb nous models urbans com les superilles. Substituir la flota d’autobusos i els vehicles de neteja o els de la Guàrdia Urbana per vehicles nets, de gas, elèctrics o híbrids, que en aquests moments ja suposen el 40% de les flotes. Crear una taula contra la contaminació de l’aire i un grup de treball amb experts per proposar mesures en cas d’episodis i, també mesures estructurals. Map of the Internet — Quartz. Simple techniques for bridging the graphics language gap.
2014 in graphics. New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony wants a bulletproof reputation. CARMELO ANTHONY ARRIVES a few minutes late to his second job, and he hurries into a back office to change out of his basketball uniform and into a sweater and loafers.
"Sorry, sorry, a CEO should never be late," he says, apologizing again to his staff of six, which assembled for this urgent meeting in Brooklyn at his request. An image consultant has come from Manhattan, and a branding expert has flown in from Los Angeles. His chief of staff hands him a laptop, and his assistant offers coffee. Is Kobe Bryant the reason for the Los Angeles Lakers' downfall?
IF ONE COMMON denominator has persisted throughout Bryant's tenure with the Lakers, it is this: The blame lands elsewhere, and usually with teammates.
O'Neal -- at times a mentor to Bryant, at other times freestyle-rapping to a packed club in Manhattan, "Yo, Kobe, tell me how my ass taste" -- is one in a long line of Bryant's teammates who've struggled to stick to a single script in describing the singular man. Bynum, Gasol and Howard have each been at turns coy, reticent, warm or biting. A Corrections Crunch. Welcome to iTrace - Please log in. Women Inmates Separate But Not Equal (Paid Post by Netflix From NYTimes.com) The Federal Bureau of Justice Statistics estimates that in 2007, the most recent year for which data are available, 1.7 million children had a parent in state or federal prison.
But since women inmates are more likely than males to have been their children’s primary caregivers, those children are often displaced — either sent to live with family members outside the home or placed in state care. In addition, the comparatively limited number of women’s facilities — there are 28 federal women’s prisons, versus at least 83 for men — means that women often end up farther from their homes and families, compounding the strain of maintaining healthy relationships while they’re serving time.
In an August 2013 op-ed in The New York Times, Piper Kerman, author of the prison memoir Orange Is The New Black, which inspired the Netflix series of the same name, calls the distance between women prisoners and their families “a second sentence.” “We cry together. 342,000 Swings Later, Derek Jeter Calls It a Career. Longform. Even after the blackballing ended, opportunities for blacks to play quarterback were limited because of a prevailing belief that they lacked the intelligence and leadership ability to play the position.
For years African-Americans who had played quarterback all their lives hit a wall once they reached the NFL. After starting at QB in college at Minnesota, Tony Dungy went undrafted and had to accept a switch to safety when the Steelers signed him as a free agent in 1977. The league was similarly uninterested in Moon as a quarterback, even after a stellar career at Washington that included the Rose Bowl MVP award in ’78. Moon signed instead with the Canadian Football League and starred there for six seasons before attitudes changed enough for him to get his chance in the NFL, where he became a first-ballot Hall of Famer. Losing Ground. In just 80 years, some 2,000 square miles of its coastal landscape have turned to open water, wiping places off maps, bringing the Gulf of Mexico to the back door of New Orleans and posing a lethal threat to an energy and shipping corridor vital to the nation’s economy.
And it’s going to get worse, even quicker. Scientists now say one of the greatest environmental and economic disasters in the nation’s history is rushing toward a catastrophic conclusion over the next 50 years, so far unabated and largely unnoticed. At the current rates that the sea is rising and land is sinking, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists say by 2100 the Gulf of Mexico could rise as much as 4.3 feet across this landscape, which has an average elevation of about 3 feet. 15 Maps That Don't Explain the Middle East at All - Nick Danforth. The Atlantic/Nick Danforth Violent upheaval in the Middle East has recently spawned all manner of maps purporting to explain how the region got this way.
Here, instead, are 15 maps that don’t claim as much. Deadly Affection. About this series The Dallas Morning News is tracking every suspected domestic violence homicide in Dallas, Collin, Rockwall and Denton counties in 2014, as part of its yearlong examination of domestic violence deaths in North Texas.
The News began this in-depth look at the issue after a series of horrific domestic violence deaths shook the area and inspired Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings to call for an end to the violence. In each installment of the Deadly Affection series, which typically is published once a month, The News aims to explore a different aspect of domestic violence to explain the toll it takes on the North Texas community. Previous stories have highlighted the impact on loved ones left behind, and Dallas County's failure to enforce a gun ban on some domestic abusers. An interactive map is routinely updated to show where the killings occurred, who the perpetrator and victims were and their relationship to each other. 9 questions about the Israel-Palestine conflict you were too embarrassed to ask. Manchester United in Los Angeles. Global Opposition to U.S. Surveillance and Drones, but Limited Harm to America’s Image.
Many in Asia Worry about Conflict with China Revelations about the scope of American electronic surveillance efforts have generated headlines around the world over the past year.
The Crisis With Children Crossing the Border. Major towns where children caught from Jan. 1 to May 14 came from San Pedro Sula, which has the world’s highest homicide rate, sent more than 2,000 children.
Tegucigalpa, Hondura’s capital, sent more than 900, the second highest number. More than 800 children were from Juticalpa, a rural town. Circles are sized to the number of children This rural town, is among the poorest in a nation. Cent anys de la Primera Guerra Mundial - Sàpiens. How Birth Year Influences Political Views. Knowing how formative events are at different ages, along with the president’s approval rating, allows Mr.
A Rogue State Along Two Rivers. Aleppo: Ejected by Other Rebel Groups In 2013, ISIS emerged from the remnants of Al Qaeda in Iraq and began to operate in Syria. The vacuum created by the country’s civil war provided a place for ISIS to rebuild. Syrian rebel groups initially welcomed ISIS as an ally, but soon realized that they did not have the same goals. Valley of Fire. Wildland fire chief Darrell Willis tore along the highway and turned on his truck's headlights to cut the smoke. Ash and embers rained down around him. Over the past two days, a small mountain fire had come to life, a monstrous life. 40 maps that explain the internet.
The internet increasingly pervades our lives, delivering information to us no matter where we are. It takes a complex system of cables, servers, towers, and other infrastructure, developed over decades, to allow us to stay in touch with our friends and family so effortlessly. Here are 40 maps that will help you better understand the internet — where it came from, how it works, and how it's used by people around the world. How the internet was created Before the internet, there was the ARPANET Before the internet, there was the ARPANETARPANET, the precursor to the modern internet, was an academic research project funded by the Advanced Research Projects Agency, a branch of the military known for funding ambitious research projects without immediate commercial or military applications.
Initially, the network only connected the University of Utah with three research centers in California. Victory Journal. Octicons. CENSO DA COPA. Google Marks D-Day's 70th Anniversary with Online Exhibit. Google has released a new collection as part of its Cultural Institute to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. The exhibit features a staggering 470 documents and images, including a copy of the prayer Franklin D. Roosevelt gave on D-Day, a top secret progress report from General Eisenhower to General Marshall, and captivating photos of the brave soldiers who fought in the seaborne invasion. Given the collection’s sheer size, Google has split the materials into five separate exhibits. Seven Digital Deadly Sins.
D-day landings scenes in 1944 and now – interactive. Out of Sight, Out of Mind: A visualization of drone strikes in Pakistan since 2004. The New York Times recopila en un especial sus mejores trabajos multimedia e interactivos de 2013. El diario The New York Times ha publicado en su web un especial titulado “2013: The Year in Interactive Storytelling”, en el que recopila los principales trabajos periodísticos de carácter multimedia, gráfico o interactivo publicados a lo largo del año 2013.
La representación visual de los resultados deportivos: 14 gráficos inspiradores en 2013. El periodismo deportivo siempre ha sabido innovar reforzando el carácter visual de sus contenidos, tanto en el diseño de sus soportes como en los distintos elementos para la representación gráfica de los resultados, que son acumulativos y han de ser mostrados de la manera más atractiva y original para atrapar el interés de los lectores-usuarios. NSA files decoded: Edward Snowden's surveillance revelations explained. Two factors opened the way for the rapid expansion of surveillance over the past decade: the fear of terrorism created by the 9/11 attacks and the digital revolution that led to an explosion in cell phone and internet use.
Los newsgames, otra forma de hacer periodismo. 10 Inspirational New York Times multimedia and interactive features. Where Poor and Uninsured Americans Live - Interactive Map. NO ES UNA CRISIS. NYT apuesta por el periodismo ilustrado. 5 Reasons Images are King with Social Media Marketing. #OccupyGezi: The Power of Images. Una app que convierte las noticias en videos. Te presentamos Wibbitz, una herramienta para el iPhone que te permitirá convertir textos en videos cortos. El sistema funciona con canales RSS y algoritmos que desarrollan una historia dentro de una especie de infografía. México: Medio de deportes incluye un juego para contar historia. Los juegos de video son una gran forma de contar historias e involucrar a los usuarios. ¿Qué pasa si se combinan con las noticias ? Covering the Crisis. Police shootings in Lakewood, Wa. “Vidas contadas” o cómo visualizar con datos la represión de la Guerra Civil y el Franquismo.
“Vidas contadas” o cómo visualizar con datos la represión de la Guerra Civil y el Franquismo. En la redacción. Entrevistas visuales a golpe de clic. La entrevista es uno de los géneros más difíciles del periodismo. También en el ámbito digital. Si bien se ha desarrollado notablemente como ejercicio participativo, en el que la audiencia hace las preguntas, son pocos los ejemplos creados en un formato más visual, en el que la interacción sea parte de la experiencia narrativa . ¿Qué puede aportar una entrevista en este formato? El placer de la linealidad. Trece recursos web para crear gráficos. 100 recomendaciones de herramientas y recursos #utilparaperiodistas « azConan "El Bárbaro", Social Media i periodisme. Information Is Beautiful. Una docena de herramientas gratuitas para hacer infografías. El tercio socialista de Barcelona. Meteoritessize.
Segueix en directe. Data journalism broken down: what we do to the data before you see it. Chart: A data journalism workflow – translated into different languages. Data journalism: Frontline Club International Partners by John Burn-Murdoch on Prezi. Aventuras del periodismo de datos, una demo sobre cómo scrapear datos de las web. 9 idees sobre el periodisme de dades. Periodismo de Datos: Lo bueno, lo malo y lo feo - lanacion.com. NY TIMES: Aron Pilhofer y el estado del periodismo de datos. - lanacion.com. Welcome - Manual de Periodismo de Datos. El periodismo de datos en perspectiva - Manual de Periodismo de Datos.