25. 45975 Amending the 2017 Capital Budget for the Parks Division to appropriate $2,000,000 from the Citywide Parkland Fee fund and revising the Fiscal Note for RES 16 00621, Legistar File No. 43720. “The New York Times wrote this great piece about the end of privacy as we know it. Now I think if you asked somebody, ‘Would you buy a smartphone without a camera?,’ you’d probably get a pretty low uptake.” Does that mean you should go out and buy Google Glass for yourself today? Not unless you’ve got $1,500 to burn on a piece of hardware that’s still in its formative stages. Glass at this point is an impressive technological achievement and useful for certain things, like shooting a video while doing things with your hands, but rather distracting as an everyday device.
The Tremor package’s big improvements come from its suspension and tires. It features a new set of springs and Fox 2.0 monotube dampers with external reservoirs at the rear. The anti roll bars are less stiff, and hydraulic bump stops have been fitted.
As another illustrative example, Mimi viruses _impart_ necessary metabolic genes to bacteria which otherwise would be unable to assemble and propagate the virus. Having more genes than the bacteria they prey on, they are more hereditary complex, more hereditary adaptive, more the NASA definition, including metabolism, is a quick and dirty method to find living _individuals_. It is only by studying a population of such for several generations one can conclude if they are robustly alive, and not (say) an unlikely unadaptive immortal..
Fairly soon, we will reconvene the Landmarks Ordinance Review Committee for part 2 of the update of the Landmarks Ordinance. There will be one new alder serving on the committee to replace a member who is no longer on the council. This is an all alder committee.
If you did insist on going ahead with a short trip to the communist eastern bloc, it seemed to say, then Budapest was the eastern bloc choice, a city where, can eat well and late, watch TV with ads, hear pop music and shop After all, if you had wanted communism in tooth and claw you probably have headed straight for East Berlin. There was also sound advice for those considering a visit to Moscow, capital of the communist world. Have a fearful preoccupation with keeping things under control showing individuality simply disturbs them..
In the discourse of the Third Way, activism has been increasingly discursively framed as “participation”, legitimizing a shift in welfare provision from the state onto civil society and a proliferation of private actors. As part of the process, existing local solidarities based on long term shared interests and histories of conflict with the parts of the state, have been transformed (in theory) into social networks, forms of short term instrumental co operation based on consensus. Community activists are brought into.