This map of London’s tube shows disused stations, track layout and more – CityMetric


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This map of London’s tube shows disused stations, track layout and more
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Using Big Data To Map A City’s ‘Heartbeat’ – Forbes


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Using Big Data To Map A City’s ‘Heartbeat’
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UK cities” (developed while he was at UCL’s Centre for advanced Spatial Analysis, and unfortunately, no longer updated). And he built London Panopticon – a traffic camera fan’s dream website – in his spare time. Today the bulk of his work is on a vast

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Will Brexit end London’s reign as financial capital of Europe? Probably not – CityMetric


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Will Brexit end London’s reign as financial capital of Europe? Probably not
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Following the Brexit vote, the race to succeed London as Europe’s financial capital is on. “We know that groups based in the City are planning to leave for Dublin, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris,” the French prime minister, Manuel Valls, told

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Mildly depressing housing chart of the week: summer doldrums – CityMetric


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Mildly depressing housing chart of the week: summer doldrums
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.
Petition · Save London’s nightlife. Stop the closure of fabric. · Change.orgChange.org
Islington borough council’s decision – UK.COMUK.COM
Was this the real reason Fabric was shut down? ‘Operation Lenor’ and a cash-strapped council and policeThe Independent

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Sin fallas en la primera cita con el detector portátil de emociones – Clarín.com


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Sin fallas en la primera cita con el detector portátil de emociones
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Hasta la novela de Philip K. Dick y la película de Ridley Scott, este detector de emociones era sólo una máquina de ficción; hoy en día, el equipo de investigadores a cargo del proyecto, que incluye a expertos del Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis

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Meet London’s mathletes: from Aum Amin to Hannah Fry – Evening Standard


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Meet London’s mathletes: from Aum Amin to Hannah Fry
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A lecturer in the mathematics of cities at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Fry has even applied maths to that seemingly illogical subject: the search for love. Understanding statistics, Fry says, shows us we should ditch our dating checklists.

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Is the night tube good for London? – CityMetric


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Is the night tube good for London?
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After months of delays and industrial action, London’s long-awaited “night tube” is finally a reality. This will be music to the ears of punters who want to party on beyond one o’clock in the morning, and night-time workers who want to get home quicker

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London’s night life is in trouble – and the night tube won’t save it – CityMetric


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London’s night life is in trouble – and the night tube won’t save it
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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What is Siôn Simon’s vision for the West Midlands? – CityMetric


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What is Siôn Simon’s vision for the West Midlands?
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Last week, Siôn Simon was selected as Labour’s candidate for next year’s inaugural election for West Midlands Metro Mayor. The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner covers the same electorate, and David Jamieson won just under 50per cent of …

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Have southern English cities grown faster than northern ones? The answer may surprise you – CityMetric


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Have southern English cities grown faster than northern ones? The answer may surprise you
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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The Southern Rail mess isn’t a privatisation failure – it’s a return to the 1970s – CityMetric


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The Southern Rail mess isn’t a privatisation failure – it’s a return to the 1970s
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London’s Southern Railway has been dominating the headlines all summer, due to its sheer awfulness. But the underlying dispute isn’t a failure of privatisation: it’s a fight between unions and managers, directed by Conservative politicians, about how

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A plane just flew around the world using nothing but solar power – CityMetric


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A plane just flew around the world using nothing but solar power
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Earlier this week, Solar Impulse 2 became the first plane in history to circumnavigate the globe using only renewable energy sources. With pilots Bertrant Piccard and André Borschberg taking turns in the cockpit, the two-tonne, 72m wingspan plane flew …

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Eat Well for Less?, Long Lost Family, Versailles, Boy Meets Girl…tonight’s TV highlights – Herts and Essex Observer


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Eat Well for Less?, Long Lost Family, Versailles, Boy Meets Girl…tonight’s TV highlights
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Cooking is a relatively simple affair. You buy some ingredients, go home and rustle up some delicious dishes. Except some people prefer ready meals to making meals from scratch, not caring about the amount of salt or other potentially harmful contents.

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Where did Pokemon Go get its maps from? – CityMetric


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Where did Pokemon Go get its maps from?
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive – IAB UK

Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive
IAB UK
This year the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) UK’s annual flagship Engage conference has extended across two full days, for the first time ever. The event, which takes place at The Barbican, London on 12th & 13th October – promises to excite and wow …

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Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive – IAB UK


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Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive
IAB UK
This year the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) UK’s annual flagship Engage conference has extended across two full days, for the first time ever. The event, which takes place at The Barbican, London on 12th & 13th October – promises to excite and wow …

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Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive – IAB UK

Creating the right environment for digital advertising to thrive
IAB UK
This year the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) UK’s annual flagship Engage conference has extended across two full days, for the first time ever. The event, which takes place at The Barbican, London on 12th & 13th October – promises to excite and wow …

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Brexit: What’s the most pro-European city in Britain? – CityMetric


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Brexit: What’s the most pro-European city in Britain?
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Hannah Fry: ‘There’s a mathematical angle to almost anything’ – The Guardian


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Hannah Fry: ‘There’s a mathematical angle to almost anything’
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Far from being a mere pop scientist, however, Fry is a much-published researcher and a lecturer at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA), where she specialises in the mathematics of urban and social systems. After gaining her PhD in fluid …

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Let the hunger games begin: UberEats, the Uber for food delivery, has launched in London – CityMetric


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Let the hunger games begin: UberEats, the Uber for food delivery, has launched in London
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In my humble opinion, one of the best things about living in a city is that, with a few jabs at my phone, I can order most sorts of food directly to wherever I am. No calling and painstakingly reading out numbers from a paper menu. No leaving the house.
London Food Delivery – UberEATSUberEATS

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We kind of love this new, circular take on the Paris metro map – CityMetric


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We kind of love this new, circular take on the Paris metro map
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Finally, our map of the week – which, I’ll be honest, we do no justice to whatsoever – is this magnificent piece of work by Duncan Smith of UCL’s Centre for Advanced spatial Analysis. It shows, at a glance, the growth of all the world’s major cities

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Bonus podcast: Fear and loathing in Miami – CityMetric


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Bonus podcast: Fear and loathing in Miami
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Podcast: Fear and loathing in Miami – CityMetric


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Podcast: Fear and loathing in Miami
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Finally, our map of the week – which, I’ll be honest, we do no justice to whatsoever – is this magnificent piece of work by Duncan Smith of UCL’s Centre for Advanced spatial Analysis. It shows, at a glance, the growth of all the world’s major cities

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How could London’s new “Night Tsar” improve the city? – CityMetric


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How could London’s new “Night Tsar” improve the city?
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It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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House prices are increasing five times faster than wages, and five other depressing charts about housing – CityMetric


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House prices are increasing five times faster than wages, and five other depressing charts about housing
CityMetric
Finally, our map of the week – which, I’ll be honest, we do no justice to whatsoever – is this magnificent piece of work by Duncan Smith of UCL’s Centre for Advanced spatial Analysis. It shows, at a glance, the growth of all the world’s major cities

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