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Pitting technology against potholes and other road issues.

Potholes are an ongoing plague for our fair city and I think technology could greatly improve finding road issues as well as prioritizing, and organizing road repairs. Reporting a pot hole is not a simple and straightforward process: Minneapolis pothole report website: http://311.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/Ef3/General.jsp?form=SS001PW00StreetsPotholeRepair&page=Email The online reporting process could be greatly improved. ...more »

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The Fall of Money - The Economy of Tomorrow

Digital currencies, smartphones, company loyalty/incentives, micro-credit, free-lancers, project-based work, start-ups, local community engagement, social responsibility. The reliance on government tender is eroding. Soon, money will be eclipsed by other representations of value such as relationships, skills, experiences, favors, social capital. The economy of the future is one that does not rely on legal tender as ...more »

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Using the internet to reach across social strata.

Those who have lots of money and connections can live in our community without ever interacting with those who have less, but those interactions must happen for our community to thrive. There are two reasons: #1 When the haves and have-nots are not communicating, our communities fracture along the boundaries between these two groups. #2 Ideas are wonderful, but if the person with those ideas is not connected to the right ...more »

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