Archive | May, 2021

Daniel Kahneman: ‘Clearly AI is going to win. How people are going to adjust is a fascinating problem’ | Sci ence and nature books | The Guardian

May 17, 2021

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The Nobel-winning psychologist on applying his ideas to organisations, why we’re not equipped to grasp the spread of a virus, and the massive disruption that’s just round the corner

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2021/may/16/daniel-kahneman-clearly-ai-is-going-to-win-how-people-are-going-to-adjust-is-a-fascinating-problem-thinking-fast-and-slow

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Homeless Oaklanders were tired of the housing crisis. So they built a ‘miracle’ village | Oakland | The Guar dian

May 12, 2021

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Under a highway, beautiful structures offer food, healthcare, showers and a free ‘store’ – as well as a strong sense of community

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/may/11/oakland-homeless-cob-on-wood-village

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The Most Urban Counties in the U.S. Are Shrinking 

May 5, 2021

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Why ‘McMansion’ is no longer a derogatory term

May 4, 2021

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When “McMansion” became a familiar term a few decades ago, it usually invited a faintly derogatory undertone. McMansions represented over-sized, over-the-top, standardised homes in the US squeezed on to relatively small suburban blocks and quickly translated into the suburban outskirts of Australia’s major cities.

http://www.afr.com/real-estate/residential/supercharged-by-covid-19-mcmansion-is-no-longer-a-derogatory-term-20210503-p57ofm?btis

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Dutch couple move into Europe’s first fully 3D-printed house | 3D printing | The Guardian

May 1, 2021

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New home in shape of boulder is first legally habitable property with load-bearing walls made using 3D-printing technology

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/apr/30/dutch-couple-move-into-europe-first-fully-3d-printed-house-eindhoven

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