new year

MC Questions: Volume 1 Edition 1

December 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

In an effort to hone my skills, my resolution for the new year is to create a set of multiple choice questions inspired by the week’s current events. This is my first attempt. If you see areas for improvement, or constructive criticism, please comment. Edition 1: 11/28/16 and 12/4/16.     Downloadable link below. [...]

NEWS via CNN: Moving map shows Chinese New Year travel rush in real time

January 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

As hundreds of millions of Chinese migrate home for the new year, Baidu uses cell phone data to create a real time map of human migration. -The Human Imprint ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Moving map shows Chinese New Year travel rush in real time By Wilfred Chan, CNN January 28, 2014 — Updated 0619 GMT (1419 HKT) Chinese social network Baidu has developed a moving map of Chinese people as they travel home for Chinese New Year. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Chinese web giant Baidu develops moving map of Lunar New Year travelers Map works by pulling location data from mobile phones (CNN) — With a bit of technical ingenuity, Chinese web giant Baidu has developed a moving map of travelers as they return home for Lunar New Year, which begins this week. The map, which updates hourly, works by pulling location data from users’ mobile phones as they travel across the country. Users can click to see which routes and cities have the most traffic at [...]
Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On Pinterest