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Using Big Data to Monitor the Introduction and Spread of Chikungunya, Europe, 2017

Joacim Rocklöv, Yesim Tozan, Aditya Ramadona, Maquines O. Sewe, Bertrand Sudre, Jon Garrido, Chiara Bellegarde de Saint Lary, Wolfgang Lohr, Jan C. Semenza
2019 Emerging Infectious Diseases  
Europe to assess the risks for virus transmission, virus importation, and short-range dispersion from the outbreak foci.  ...  In contrast, more established indicators based on Wikipedia and Google Trends search strings were less timely.  ...  The largest area of risk for spread from Anzio was Rome, but the risk for spread from Rome was more widespread in the region (Appendix 2 Figures 6, 7) .  ... 
doi:10.3201/eid2506.180138 pmid:31107221 pmcid:PMC6537727 fatcat:34sjxf7dunayphct6q6k44c3ze

Personalized travel recommendation by mining people attributes from community-contributed photos

An-Jung Cheng, Yan-Ying Chen, Yen-Ta Huang, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao
2011 Proceedings of the 19th ACM international conference on Multimedia - MM '11  
Such minded demographic information is promising for personalized travel recommendation and planning; for example, suggesting the best route for Asian travelers in Manhattan or the next location for a  ...  by further leveraging user contexts in mobile devices.  ...  before the journey.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2072298.2072311 dblp:conf/mm/ChengCHHL11 fatcat:m7dujy3j3ncizkfnfmchzcreue

Page 174 of The Edinburgh Weekly Magazine Vol. 33, Issue [page]

1776 The Edinburgh Weekly Magazine  
of their country— faid he had purchafed in London, in- when he courted the applanfe of the vile titled Taylor and Skirmn^s Sumry of tht plebeians of Rome—and w’hen he ftrodc Koads of Scotland.  ...  There being fevefal of fnch belief for any great period of Scotfmen in company, the converfation time. of couric turned upon the manufadturcs Cafar^ it is true, believed in the truth and improvements of  ... 

Dangerous Crossings: Voices from the African Migration to Italy/Europe

Robert Press
2017 Africa Today  
Methodology The interviews in Italy with African migrants were conducted primarily in Perugia, site of a major reception center for migrants, 8 and in Rome, Naples, Caserta, and Foggia.  ...  In The Gambia, he farmed and did masonry work; then he went home again and worked in a gold mine. "I heard about Libya. I thought there were palaces in Libya."  ... 
doi:10.2979/africatoday.64.1.01 fatcat:cdcqgqxyuve7nmgv5pnmx5bguy

The Unattainable Mediterranean: Arrested Clandestine Odysseys in Sefi Atta's "Twilight Trek" and Marie NDiaye's Trois femmes puissantes

Anna-Leena Toivanen
2016 Research in African Literatures  
By focusing on tropes pertaining to identity, mobility, slavery, and storytelling, this article draws attention to the manner in which the text corpus conveys the idea of the precariousness of the arrested  ...  which the climax of the migratory endeavor, arrival in Europe, remains out of the protagonists' reach.  ...  While human trafficking and exploitation certainly do form a central aspect of contemporary clandestine mobility -Patience having been recruited as a prostitute in Rome attests to thisthe narrative also  ... 
doi:10.2979/reseafrilite.47.4.08 fatcat:u5y447ahp5a7nfgixb2nunfa3y

Page 95 of Leslie's Weekly Vol. 93, Issue 2395 [page]

1901 Leslie's Weekly  
Once put in practice, the plan will never be abandoned during the hot days, for the difference in one’s personal comfort is too great to be easily forgotten.  ...  Plans of every harbor of importance in the United States, showing where mines can be laid with dispatch, are on file in the War Department in Washington, where they are jealously guarded as among the most  ... 

Smart cities of the future

M. Batty, K. W. Axhausen, F. Giannotti, A. Pozdnoukhov, A. Bazzani, M. Wachowicz, G. Ouzounis, Y. Portugali
2012 The European Physical Journal Special Topics  
and plan the city to improve the efficiency, equity and quality of life for its citizens in real time.  ...  This is changing the way we are able to plan across multiple time scales, raising the prospect that cities can be made smarter in the long term by continuous reflection in the short term.  ...  and mining methods for spatio-temporal data.  ... 
doi:10.1140/epjst/e2012-01703-3 fatcat:nu47s376w5bavbiset6qkzio5q

Sustainable Urban Development and Liveability. How can Melbourne Retain its title as the World's Most Liveable City and Strive for Sustainability at the Same Time?

E. Horan, J. Craven, R. Goulding
2014 European Journal of Sustainable Development  
While yet not a megacity along the scale of Tokyo, Beijing or London, it will be in the future and failure to plan for that scenario will have greater detrimental effects than recently being experienced  ...  A lag in urban planning and investment in infrastructure is resulting in substantial traffic congestion on freeways, city access points and major arterial roads.  ...  works such as dams, freeways, open cut coal mines and power plants.  ... 
doi:10.14207/ejsd.2014.v3n4p61 fatcat:klojzmb5mrhgvpepbalueyynvi


Jakub Lipski Jakub Lipski
2019 Porównania  
poor household. […] Half asleep in the darkest corner of the carriage, I was musing about the Alps and about my Italian tour, for which I was making thousands and thousands of plans.  ...  *** Having heard that the best view of the city was from the top of St Peter's, which, as everyone knows, is not only the highest church in Rome, but in the world; for the tower of Babel, which as Sigonius  ... 
doi:10.14746/por.2019.1.18 fatcat:gcbczdehingqnpt5ous7sirek4


New communication technologies and smart mobile phones are the most important connection and "hanging on mediums" for the refugees and migrants both in their journey and at their very first steps towards  ...  In this context based on psychosocial point of view our research argues the effects of immigraton on the social and individual frame, and searches for the function of mobile communication for an emigrant  ...  in Ancient Rome.  ... 
doi:10.17361/uhive.2017.2.08 fatcat:ugsgbrah4bdhbmmvv6dwu3w4le

Towards the elsewhere: discourses on migration and mobility practices between Morocco and Italy

Elsa Mescoli
2013 Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power  
They shape themselves as mobile subjects through a process of self-making to overcome the abovementioned constraints.  ...  A second point of attention is the agency exerted by such youth during preparation for departure; even when they have not physically left the country yet.  ...  Family contributions are indeed fundamental to settle fees for study courses, the journey and for basic needs after having landed in Italy.  ... 
doi:10.1080/1070289x.2013.828614 fatcat:6zalejuqtvhkfpkonomga2m7mu

A Cinematic Grand Tour of Sicily: Irony, Memory and Metamorphic Desire from Goethe to Tornatore

Gaetana Marrone
2010 California Italian Studies  
Like the privileged investigators within 1 "Colloquio con Vincenzo Consolo," in Giuseppe Traina, Vincenzo Consolo (Fiesole: Cadmo, 2001), 130. Unless otherwise noted, all translations are mine.  ...  Certainly Vincenzo Consolo has portrayed the people of his exasperated and tragic island in such a way that human beings around the globe can identify with their search for selfhood: in his work, Sicily  ...  The epigraph that Goethe chose for his Italian journey was Et in Arcadia ego (I also am in Arcadia).  ... 
doi:10.5070/c311008872 fatcat:mxkq3k54avayfixb6qwirobvbi

Managing crowds with technology: cases of Hajj and Kumbh Mela

Mohammad Yamin
2018 International Journal of Information Technology  
In particular, we shall analyse cases where wireless and mobile technologies can be utilised effectively.  ...  In this article we shall discuss different kinds of crowds and technologies for their management.  ...  Here we propose a plan for controlling and managing crowds, our plan is divided into five phases.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s41870-018-0266-1 pmid:32289103 pmcid:PMC7111556 fatcat:uveav36ttzcapkv7sw4osr6i3q

A Personal Mobility Assistant based on Ambient Intelligence to Promote Sustainable Travel Choices

Daniele Magliocchetti, Martin Gielow, Federico De Vigili, Giuseppe Conti, Raffaele De Amicis
2011 Procedia Computer Science  
Based on this assumption, this paper presents a so-called personal mobility assistant, i.e. a software for smartphones and tablets which promotes use of public transport by helping user identify the best  ...  Reducing private transportation clearly bring significant benefits not only to citizens' quality of life and public health but it also results in a more efficient urban system as a whole, with consequent  ...  The EC is not responsible for any use that might be made of information contained in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2011.07.124 fatcat:kxz3lc73vnftbi35iuvida2tpm

Ambient Intelligence on Personal Mobility Assistants for Sustainable Travel Choices

Daniele Magliocchetti, Martin Gielow, Federico Devigili, Giuseppe Conti, Raffaele De Amicis
2012 Journal of Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks  
Based on this assumption, this paper presents a prototype for an ambient intelligent urban personal mobility assistant, i.e. a software for smartphones and tablets which promotes use of public transport  ...  Reducing private transportation clearly brings significant benefits not only to citizens' quality of life and public health but it also results in a more efficient urban system as a whole, with consequent  ...  The EC is not responsible for any use that might be made of information contained in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.5383/juspn.04.01.001 dblp:journals/juspn/MagliocchettiGVCA12 fatcat:ep3grw7uw5ekdolfp5oqpq454a
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