@nycework tweet digest: 05/19-24/2013

Last week’s tweet highlights in a nutshell? Peeking into your future using big data; quick, homemade budget cuts; dirty ice in fast food places; you’re harboring moody bacteria; sustainable city farming; gadgets too advanced for their own good; daring to fail greatly…

Here’s a quick summary of tweets posted by @nycework between May 19 and May 24, 2013:

3D-modeled vertical farm

3D-modeled vertical farm
(Image credit: Cjacobs627 at en.wikipedia)

  • A quote by Robert F. Kennedy about the achievement ability of people who aren’t afraid to fail;
  • an article about scientists’ discovery that our bodies harbor kinds of bacteria that affect our health, our weight and our mood;
  • an article about a student’s experiment that found 70 percent of tested fast-food ice was dirtier than toilet water samples taken from the same establishment;
  • an article about how vertical farming using skyscraper greenhouses could produce sustainable, city-grown, inexpensive food;
  • an article about 5 quick ways to cut household bills; (NOTE: the section on tax savings might be outdated, so consult your accountant or tax specialist for up-to-date tax-saving strategies);
  • an article about 5 old gadgets that didn’t become popular because they were ahead of their time;
  • and, a link to @nycework’s previous tweet digest that includes a post about how information you share publicly might be used to predict your future.



May 19

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.”~Robert F. Kennedy | http://wp.me/p1M3rB-fH #qotw #quote

Last week’s highlights: Would You Trade Personal Info For A Peek Into Your Future? … & more | http://wp.me/p1M3rB-fc

May 20

#FYI: Our Bodies Harbor #Bacteria That Affect #Health, Weight & Mood <via @yahoonews> | http://is.gd/uXwz9z [r/t @nycediapers]

May 21

Student Researcher Says 70% of #FastFood Ice Dirtier Than Toilet Water | http://is.gd/g3MgFc #health

May 22

Can We Grow Our #Food In Our Cities? <via @the_daily_green> | http://is.gd/JxObZi #sustainable #farming

May 23

5 Big #Household #Bills You Can Cut Fast <via @Bankrate> | http://is.gd/zA3lzv #budgeting #money

May 24

5 #Gadgets That Were Ahead of Their @Time | http://is.gd/TJR5Rm #tech @lifewitheeepc

R e l a t e d  L i n k s:
@nycework tweet digest: 05/12-17/2013
@nycediapers tweet digest: 05/19-24/2013 (instablogg.com)

One response to “@nycework tweet digest: 05/19-24/2013

  1. Pingback: @nycework tweet digest: 05/26-31/2013 | nycework

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