can someone w urban planning background explain why bollards to protect bike lanes and crosswalks are soft and crushable by cars? Why not make the car suffer if it hits? Cars have already run over and dragged away most of the ones by my home w no consequence https://t.co/zFxc7SBjJK— Kane (@kane) Dec 13, 2021
Social media has become our new home. Can we build it better? Taking design cues from urban planners and social scientists, technologist Eli Pariser shows how the problems we're encountering on digital platforms aren't all that new -- and shares how, by following the model of thriving towns and cities, we can create trustworthy online communities.
I also loved the analogy of Facebook and 1970’s New York… I was sort of surprised at the audience applause at his comment, but this is such a heartwarming sign.
In Los Angeles, for example, car parking takes up 17,020,594 square meters of land.
The website featured has some great visualizations and interactive features.