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Occupation: Editor, Author, Techno-Philosopher (KK* — I write about the culture of technology. I'm an off-the-chart optimist. Currently Senior )
Location: Pacifica, CA
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|Kevin Kelly||547,659||There'll be 8 of you joining us in the hangout. If you are interested in being one of the 8 sign up here: http://goo.gl/ANPzO6||Brian Lam and Kevin Kelly on Wirecutter and Cool Tools||2014-02-27 01:00:00||12|
|Kevin Kelly||547,659||Sign up to hangout on air with us: http://goo.gl/TR7xI7||Tim O'Reilly and Kevin Kelly on Makers and Cool Tools||2014-02-24 23:00:00||109|
|Kevin Kelly||547,659||Kevin Kelly converses with urban homesteader Lloyd Kahn about new cool tools.||Lloyd Kahn and Kevin Kelly on Cool Tools||2014-02-13 02:00:00||84|
|Trey Ratcliff||8,152,889||*Meeting Time:* 5:30 PM PT on May 14 *Meeting/Starting Location:* http://goo.gl/maps/6u1gq - Yerba Buena Gardens - in the grassy area in front of the waterfalls *Route Map:* http://goo.gl/maps/oYzA9 *Ending Location:* Union Square on the Geary Street Side *Hashtag:* #GlassPhotoWalk *How to Win Google Glass:* This will be a random selection for people at the PhotoWalk. At the Photowalk you will given a ticket with unique number. Hold onto that ticket! Look for @118191303233704861327 to get yours! At the end of the photowalk we will draw a random winner from the tickets that were handed out. To be elegible to win Google Glass you must be 18 years or older (bring ID), a US Resident with proof of residency, and be present to win when we call your number! Join @104987932455782713675 and @105237212888595777019 for a once-in-a-lifetime free event! If you've never been to a photowalk, this will be a great one. We'll help teach you more about photography and you can join in the fun! Bring a friend or come alone. It's a family-friendly event, and we look forward to seeing you! *The Plan*: Look, it's possible security may throw us out of our meeting spot right away, and I may not be able to jump up on a bench and give my Mussolini-esque speech. If that happens, here is the plan: - _Focus on PhotoWalkers:_ - Even though we'll be taking photos of the city as we weave through it on our route, it's OPEN SEASON on other PhotoWalkers! Take all sorts of photos of your fellow walkers, and later, tag away. Get close, get far, get creative! - _Photo Lessons_ - I'll be stopping a few times throughout the walk to set up for shots. I'll talk through my settings and describe my setup. People are welcome to look through my camera. - _Need Photo Advice_ - Come up any time throughout the walk and ask me or Thomas anything! We're happy to help. No question is too dumb, and we are happy to help! - _Sharing_ - Get back home to the sweet internet after the event and upload your photos to the event. Tag people in the photos, and tag the photos with #GlassPhotowalk We'll have a TON more details soon... this will be a great celebration of photography! *Watch Live:* Can't make it? @112471890387110967375 will be hosting a @106837773805813749834 session. I'll share it live to my stream too! *What to Bring:* Any camera will do - from a mobile phone to a big DSLR. It's all good! :) *Party Mode:* Put your Android or iPhone into Party Mode for the event! This means photos you take will be auto-uploaded to the event! Just see this video at http://goo.gl/VA858 in case you don't know how to do this.||Google+ San Francisco PhotoWalk with Thomas & Trey! All skill levels are invited - Grand Prize: Google Glass!||2013-05-14 17:30:00||1375|
Kevin Kelly has been shared in 113 public circles
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|Lucien Luk||535||Are you all having fun? I'm most certainly is meeting and sharing new#Meme #Funny #LOL #Gifs #Cute #Animals #Dogs #Dog #Cat #Funnygifs #Anime #Manga #Humor #CatLovers #Funnygif #Animation #Puppy #DogLovers #Inspiration #Cats #ArtAndDesign #Painting #Artist #Artwork #SFTW2 #Drawing #Illustration #Mymixtapez #Funny #Sketch #Anime #Design #Abstract #StreetArt #DigitalArt #Sculpture #Graffiti #Exhibition #WallArt #ContemporaryArt #CircleShare||2015-02-06 15:04:20||484||0||0||1|
|Becky Collins||22,180||Gadgets Circle:Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !Keep yourself updated, enjoy the Shared Circles Hellenic Alliance, you can share your shared circles inside the upcoming Community:https://plus.google.com/communities/112552559573595396104 #socialmedia #media #circles #circleshare #circlesharing #circlecircle #beckyscircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday +Becky Collins ?||2015-01-22 07:04:41||483||0||0||0|
|Brian Harrod||10,634||Top Internet News Makers On Google+ Bloggers, Journalists, people who write and blog about Tech. Includes reporters from major news agencies, top ranked websites, and more.#sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #magnetixcircles #engagerscircle #circleoftheday #addcircle ||2014-12-28 02:28:13||438||0||0||0|
|Sunny CT||2,281||Increase your following with our Amazing CirclesNext circles to include only those resharing thisEven if you are included in this circle, Add me, +1 , comment and share this to be included in next 2 circles (after 12 Hours)Want to grow your follower list? Need more followers? Join my circles now To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle 3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post(Comment on the original post so that I know you have shared)#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers #followback #circle #googleplus #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #powercircle #sharedcircle||2014-09-15 09:05:49||501||11||3||13|
|Sunny CT||1,994||Fresh AdditionIncrease your following with our Amazing CirclesNext circles to include only those resharing thisEven if you are included in this circle, Add me, +1 , comment and share this to be included in next 2 circles (after 12 Hours)Want to grow your follower list? Need more followers? Join my circles now To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle 3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post(Comment on the original post so that I know you have shared)#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers #followback #circle #googleplus #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #powercircle #sha||2014-09-12 13:14:50||501||11||4||15|
|Sunny CT||1,994||Fresh AdditionIncrease your following with our Amazing CirclesNext circles to include only those resharing thisEven if you are included in this circle, Add me, +1 , comment and share this to be included in next 2 circles (after 12 Hours)Want to grow your follower list? Need more followers? Join my circles now To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle 3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post(Comment on the original post so that I know you have shared)#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers #followback #circle #googleplus #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #powercircle #sha||2014-09-12 07:07:22||501||7||3||13|
|Colin Wilson||56||Increase your following with our Amazing CirclesThis is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 2 - Share the circle (Publicly) 3 - Add +1 to the post #circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare||2014-09-08 06:25:20||459||11||16||19|
|Bicycles In Pictures||2,147||Bicycles in Pictures CircleDear Googlers, this circle is a circle of 300 Googlers+ that had posted at least a picture including a bicycle,and I am very proud to have shared their post in +Bicycles In Pictures Do not be afraid to browse and re-share this circleIt very easy to be include in this circle, post your best pictures of bicycles in public, and mention +Bicycles In Pictures in your postAnd take care of yourself||2014-07-22 13:12:58||300||1||1||2|
|Giovanni Privitera||0||SOCIAL MEDIA GURUA selected Circle containing a short list of Social Media Influencers with over 500,000 followers each.You can find The Top Google+ Users that share unique and original contents.Follow this advice and grow your G+ community with Amazing People that share amazing content that will surprise you:Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+To be added to my Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Share the Circle 2 - Include me in your circles 3 - Add +1 to the post 4 - Follow your dreams with motivation!More you share more you get!Thanks by Giovanni Privitera.#sharedcircle #publiccircleshare #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleshares #circlesharing #circlesshare #publicsharedcircle #publicsharedcircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedcircleoftheweek #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircle #todayspublicsharedcircle #todayssharedcircle #publiccircle #circle #circles #awesome #awesomeness #awesomepeople #shareyourcircle #bestengagers #followers #followback #awesomecircles #topsharedcircle #topsharedcircle #myseoissocial||2014-07-08 11:37:40||45||0||0||1|
|Joe Martinez||61,582||My Favorite People & Brand Pages on Google+ - June 2014All these people are amazing and fun (hence why I follow them)! :) If you are looking for people to follow then this is definitely the circle for you! There is a little bit of everything here! From people who love photography, tech, music, art... the list is endless! Enjoy!! Some of the awesomesauce in this circle: +Hanna Silver, +DJ Spin, +Tanya Muse Diaz, +Tiffany Henry, +Ant J, +anthony feliciano, +jessi roman, +Bronwyn McGuckin, +Renata Sherwin, +Cynthia K Seymour, +Natascha Otero, +Daria Musk, +Kamal Tailor, +Emily Jiménez, +Carms Perez, +Christopher Lira, +Eleanor Hoh, +Chris Pirillo, +||2014-06-23 04:01:36||501||39||6||40|
|Marsha Friedman||3,586||This circle is for +++++++Published Authors++++++. You'll find both fiction and non-fiction writers who are committed to promoting each other's work here on Google+. Please feel free to add all of these fine folks and share this circle with your friends!Just add the circle and share it with your followers!#greenliving #environmentalism #environment #alternativeenergy||2014-06-05 14:43:06||329||0||0||0|
|Thomas Hawk||7,121,413||Updated -2,500 Kick Ass G+ Photographers Ho-MiA-Da: http://goo.gl/4gh66cDa-Ho: http://goo.gl/E6u9IrHo-Mi: http://goo.gl/eVU9dwMi-Sh: http://goo.gl/Peo77RSh-Z: http://goo.gl/FVhz46||2014-04-26 19:40:39||495||22||15||83|
|Matthew J Price||8,236||It's been some time since I shared my favorite circle: Accelerated Thinkers. These 91 people are the ones I trust with bringing me the good news every day, and leading the conversation about the future of humanity. Thank you so much!||2014-03-22 04:25:45||91||1||0||3|
|John Nuntiatio||29,804||#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport||2014-03-15 09:58:15||230||0||0||2|
|John Nuntiatio||29,804||#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport||2014-03-15 09:57:53||230||0||2||2|
|John Nuntiatio||29,804||#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport||2014-03-15 09:57:28||230||0||0||3|
|John Nuntiatio||29,804||2014-03-15 09:57:04||230||0||2||2|
|John Nuntiatio||29,804||2014-03-15 09:56:44||231||3||0||5|
|John Nuntiatio||29,361||#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #newcircle #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #health #entertainment #news||2014-03-09 11:43:13||251||1||0||9|
|Jean Lotz||1,397||Here is my current circle of CARTOONISTS, comic novelists, comedic illustrators or whatever else they may call themselves.Please feel free to follow them and let me know if I've left anyone out who fits well into this circle.||2014-02-20 16:41:21||286||1||0||1|
|Jimmy James||6,807||Futurists#circles #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #growfollowers #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #publiccircle #findcircles #circlemeup #hyperballmaster #hyperballcircle||2014-01-08 18:02:32||156||0||2||14|
|Francesco Zambelli||527||#circlesharing #circleshare #topengagers #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #sharedcircle a very good circle is being built... to be included you have to1) share this circle2) +1 to this post3) comment it.||2013-11-07 19:36:45||198||1||1||7|
|Pradeep Sanyal||120,484||The 500 Best of the Best on Google+!Make sure to share and add this circle so others can know about it! This circle includes fun, interesting, and engaging people that you definitely want to follow! #sharedcircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circleoftheday ||2013-09-27 04:31:39||500||9||5||12|
|Thomas Hawk||6,146,177||2500 Kick Ass Google+ Photographers (part 3 of 5)This is the fifth time I've shared my photographer's circle on Google+. I'm going to share it in 5 posts. Last week I shared last name A-Da, and Da-Ho. Today's , part 3 of 5, today, represents Ho-Mi. I'll share the remaining two tomorrow and Thursday. I originally shared my photographers circle at 500, 1,000, 1,500 and 2,000 photographers. I'll probably share it again eventually when it gets to 3,000.A few notes about this circle.The criteria that I look for (and don't always get right) in this circle is that the photographer produce interesting and engaging photography. I also look for people who are active in the community, post mostly their own work, and post regularly. I'm looking more for people who post their own work and less of the noise stuff (gifs, links, non-photography, promotions, etc.). I also like people who are positive, friendly, nice, helpful, etc. and dislike people who are mean, snarky, jerks, disrespectful, etc.I have a pretty well known bias against signatures and watermarks. You will see very few photographers in my circles who use them. I really hate the watermark debate and would rather not have it with folks. I just don't like them -- it's my circle that I have to look at. There are likely a few folks in here who use them who are friends of mine, but for the most part, this is a pretty watermark free circle. It's totally cool if you love your watermark, it's just not something I really want to look at. Please don't hate me for my aesthetic preference. Finally, the photography community on Google+ is probably the best one on the internet today. There is no way that I can possibly include all of the fine photographers worth following on G+. There are wayyyyy too many. These are just 2,500 that I personally have noticed. I'm sure I left out some really amazing ones -- like you if you are not in this circle :) I'll probably also totally kick myself when I realize that I accidentally left out a really obvious good one who may even be a friend of mine -- again, maybe even like you. :)Stay tuned for parts 4 and 5 and thanks again to all of the great photographers on G+ who make this place such a delight to hang out.Part 1-5: http://goo.gl/17ujpnPart 2-5: http://goo.gl/3vn0OC*Note, Google Circles are terribly wonky. It wouldn't let me add some photographers in my circle into these circles because of "domain errors." If this affected you, sorry about that.||2013-09-03 18:49:36||485||72||31||117|
|Markos Giannopoulos||5,491||Geeks rule! // +CircleCount has added a new tag system (see announcement here http://bit.ly/15XaDov). Thousands of profiles have been tagged already, so here are the top (by number of followers) geek-tagged plussers (full list at http://bit.ly/134FoFN) The top ten: 1) +Robert Scoble 2) +Amanda Blain 3) +Darya Pino Rose 4) +Michelle Marie 5) +Brian Matiash 6) +Wick Sakit 7) +Joe Azure 8) +Keith Barrett 9) +Derek Ross 10) +Ahmed Zeeshan For other rankings see also - Most popular geeks by comments/+1's/shares http://bit.ly/16SAddw- Most engaging geeks http://bit.ly/15XdZYm #circleshare #circlesunday #geeks ||2013-07-21 15:19:00||490||18||3||12|
|John Keith||0||Please share my #sharedcircles in my Google+. #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #googleplus #paintingart ||2013-07-09 04:05:02||500||1||0||1|
|Technology Roundup||0||BMN Tech Journalist And Blogger List #1.The ones with last names that start from A-M. These are people who are thought leaders, reporters, journalists, bloggers in the tech industry.As with all our circles we try to remove people who aren't active (if you see any here, please let us know. And, if you know of folks who should be on these circles, please let us know,We willl add them.||2013-06-21 03:33:49||338||1||3||5|
|Technology Roundup||0||BMN's Tech Journalist And Blogger List. IWe Have hand picked the best tech journalists on Google+. Most of these people are active. If you find anyone here who isn't active, let me know and I'll remove them.This feed will rock and roll for the hard core geeks out there.||2013-06-21 01:34:13||494||1||2||3|
|Joe Martinez||49,987||The 500 Best of the Best on Google+ - May/June 2013!I know it's been awhile since I've shared this circle but here we go again! Make sure to share and add this circle so others can know about it! This circle includes really fun, interesting, and engaging people that you definitely want to follow! Here is a sneak peek at some of the awesomesauce that's included in this circle share: +Muse TD, +Euro Maestro, +Tiffany Henry, +Renata Sherwin, +Amanda Blain, +Krystyn Chong, +Chris Pirillo, +Mike Elgan, +Daria Musk, +Hanna Silver, +Casey McKinnon, +Gisel Ocañas, +jessi roman, +Derek Ross, +Bronwyn McGuckin, +Chris Hadfield, +Mike Stenger, +Amanda Rosenberg, +||2013-05-30 00:33:42||500||70||54||66|
|David Fuchs||43,026||Circle Name : What Hot And Recommended - 4-22-2012Date : 4-22-2013This Circle : Contains people on What's Hot And Recommended on Google+. It is started from scratch every week.Please Enjoy This Circle and Feel Free To Share.=================================================#circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesharing #circleoftheday #Circle #Circles #Public #PublicCircle #CircleShare #CircleSharing #SharePublicCircle #QSC #querosercirculado #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness #awesomepeople #awesomecircle #awesome #awesomesauce #awesomeness #awesomepeople #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #awesomesauce #круг #círculo||2013-04-22 17:37:14||94||7||2||6|
|Joel Glenn Wright||898||Top Google Engagers on Google+Here is a circle I am shared with the Top Google Engagers. Trust me, if you want to increase your Google #AuthorRank , then you will definitely want interact with these guys and have them in your +Google+ Circles.So, Enjoy......................A Little Gift From Me TO All Of You||2013-03-30 00:27:40||101||9||2||5|
|Euro Maestro||44,196||Weekly roundup and the Who's Who of Google Plus !#sharedcircles #top500 #ff #euromaestrocircles #euromaestro #sundayseven #weeklyreview Find out where you are on CircleCount http://www.circlecount.com/euromaestrowhoswho/The top photographers this week+Rinus Bakker +Mike Shaw +Trey Ratcliff With the Google redesign this week, we were not able to make the changes necessary to fully incorporate category list. Stay tuned. The top gplussers in Europehttp://www.circlecount.com/cont-eu/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Canadahttp://www.circlecount.com/ca/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Chinahttp://www.circlecount.com/cn/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Finlandhttp://www.circlecount.com/fi/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Francehttp://www.circlecount.com/fr/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Germanyhttp://www.circlecount.com/de/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Indiahttp://www.circlecount.com/in/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in the UKhttp://www.circlecount.com/gb/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in the UShttp://www.circlecount.com/us/euromaestrowhoswho/Congrats to +Marques Brownlee and +Amanda Blain pretty consistently in a virtual tie for the number 1 spot. Congrats also to +Luke Mulvey who shot up in the rankings this week. Who are the top 50 in my country ?On the top of the page change "all countries" in the selection field to the country that you are interested in to see the top engagers for that country. Where am I or my friends on the list ?If you don't see yourself or your friends, just put your name or his name in the search box and you can find the scores and ranking. Click on "open page with profile" to see who is right above or below as well. How can I find the list durin||2013-03-10 21:53:30||260||85||24||85|
|Justin Fournier||534||Tech Engage CircleHello Everyone just following the footsteps of +martin shervington and attempting to circle share fully engaged circles with you. Below I'm sharing a circle of definite Technology posters. If your new to this platform and needed a circle for sure fire tech news and help. *Be sure to add and re-share this circle.* Later Guys!||2013-03-10 16:15:55||296||5||1||6|
|Euro Maestro||43,443||Weekly roundup and the Who's Who of Google Plus !#sharedcircles #top500 #ff #euromaestrocircles #euromaestro #weeklyreview Find out where you are on CircleCount http://www.circlecount.com/euromaestrowhoswho/The top photographers this week+Rinus Bakker +Mike Shaw +Trey Ratcliff Next week, I'll do a long list of photographers. If you want to be included, just tell me in the comments you want to be included in the photographers category.+Jason Joseph is one of the great photographers that helps moderate Trey's photographer's community. He has some amazing work and I understand that there will be some prints on sale next week. News from around the Google Plusverse !Google ends its #ifihadglass campaignYou can read about it in TechCrunch but something tells me that +Derek Ross and +Trey Ratcliff were not too impressed by this posthttp://techcrunch.com/2013/02/28/youdidntgetglass-google-has-closed-registrations-for-their-ifihadglass-pre-order-ploy/The judge from the UK Samsung vs Apple case in the news, post by +Mike Elgan https://plus.google.com/+MikeElgan/posts/iYNgzVNKEWf+Randy Hilarski and +Anabell araúz a husband and wife team are number 1 and number 2 in Panama in terms of having the most followers.||2013-03-01 19:57:42||230||159||33||96|
|Joe Martinez||44,982||Best of the Best on Google+ - February 2013 Shared CircleI did some major cutting, trimming, and added some fresh new faces! This circle is perfect to add if you are new to Google+ and want to follow people with fresh ideas, amazing photography, music that will make your ears happy, and some of the most thought provoking & fun people on Google+! Feel free to share and add these amazing people! Some of the wonderful people you'll meet in the circle share are: +Tiffany Henry, +Chris Pirillo, +Krystyn Chong, +Euro Maestro, +Hanna Silver, +Amanda Blain, +Daria Musk, +Chris Hadfield, +Renata Sherwin, +Trev Warth, +Casey McKinnon, +Muse TD, +Michelle Marie, +Marques Brownlee, +Philip Plait, +Mohamed Mansour, +Emily SiXx, +Hanae Kimura,||2013-02-28 06:40:06||501||37||9||41|
|Euro Maestro||42,940||Weekly roundup and the Who's Who of Google Plus !#sharedcircles #top500 #ff #euromaestrocircles #euromaestro #weeklyreview Find out where you are on CircleCount http://www.circlecount.com/euromaestrowhoswho/The top gplussers in Europehttp://www.circlecount.com/cont-eu/euromaestrowhoswho/+Ali Adelstein Euro Maestro +Rinus Bakker Mike Shaw +Paco Barranco The top gplussers in Canadahttp://www.circlecount.com/ca/euromaestrowhoswho/+Amanda Blain +Denis Labelle +Robert Armstrong Darryl Van GaalRon CliffordThe top gplussers in Chinahttp://www.circlecount.com/cn/euromaestrowhoswho/+变态辣椒 +William Long The top gplussers in Finlandhttp://www.circlecount.com/fi/euromaestrowhoswho/Mikko LagerstedtMikko Tyllinen+Jaana Nyström The top gplussers in France+Euro Maestro +Morgan Abbou David Guetta The top gplussers in Germanyhttp://www.circlecount.com/de/euromaestrowhoswho/+Ali Adelstein +Patrick Graber Phillip SteuerCarston Knobloch+jan schellenberger The top gplussers in Indiahttp://www.circlecount.com/in/euromaestrowhoswho/Kirthika MGayatri VantilluShailja Sharma+Rahul Roy Sunidhi KapoorThe top gplussers in the UKhttp://www.circlecount.com/gb/euromaestrowhoswho/+Mike Shaw Alison ThurstonEmma WatsonKate Savage+April Summers The top rapper+Soulja Boy The top gplussers in the UShttp://www.circlecount.com/us/euromaestrowhoswho/+Marques Brownlee +Rosa Golijan +Carter Gibson +Wil Wheaton +Nixie Pixel The top 25 in the World1 Marques Brownlee 55k follow 1000 Engage 100 Edge 199 coms 249 shares 1323 likes2 Amanda Blain 2517k follow 1000 Engage 77 Edge 156 coms 183 shares 861 likes3 Rosa Golijan 857k follow 1000 Engage 83 Edge 143 coms 113 shares 675 likes4 Ali Adelstein 23k follow 1000 Engage 100 Edge 128 coms 152 shares 518 likes5 Euro Maestro 42k follow 1000 Engage 99 Edge 174 coms 96 shares 232 likes6 Neila Rey 34k follow 1000 Engage 100 Edge 223 coms 292 shares 1225 likes7 Rinus Bakker 53k follow 1000 Engage 100 Edge 284 coms 237 shares 1043 likes8 Malaika Ali 33k follow 1000 Engage 100 Edge 147 coms 231 shares 696 likes9 Mike Shaw 1862k follow 1000 Engage 78 Edge 146 coms 110 shares 1125 likes10 nicinhagil gil 51k follow 1000 Engage 99 Edge 150 coms 103 shares 210||2013-02-22 23:43:58||130||69||17||60|
|Gideon Rosenblatt||23,936||My Top 150 Here are the 150 people that Google tells me are most relevant to me here on Google+. This is a really good group of people, full of interesting insights and a willingness to help others.I give you a hardy recommendation to add these folks to your circles here. Your stream will thank you for it later.:-)||2013-02-22 00:43:38||150||37||7||34|
|Ram bo||0||I was a long time not here, therefore I want share a circle with you, with a lot of fun and interesting people. please add and share it||2013-02-21 09:39:35||467||1||2||3|
|Luke Mulvey||9,808||US TOP 100This weeks US Top 100 engagers on G+ in a Shared Circle and a few interesting statistics. What do they do?▸ 10% work at Google ▸ 13% are Celebrities ▸ 16% are PhotographersHow many followers do they have?▸ 7% <10,000 followers ▸ 89% >10,000 followers ▸ 4% unknown▸ 44% >1,000,000 followersWhere do they live?▸ 17% on the East coast ▸ 46% on the West coastThank you to +Euro Maestro and +CircleCount for making this information available. **Shared Circle contains the US Top 100 engagers.Top 50 List1. +Marques Brownlee 2. +Rosa Golijan 3. +Wil Wheaton 4. +Carter Gibson 5. Jackie Chan 6. Britney Spears 7. Paris Hilton 8. +Linus Torvalds 9. +Jessi June 10. +Vic Gundotra 11. +Jack Wolf 12. +Gina Trapani 13. +Rajini Rao 14. +Denise Luisa Lane 15. Alicia Keys16. +Veronica Belmont 17. Lady Gaga18. +Koushik Dutta19. +Nixie Pixel 20.||2013-02-04 18:14:27||100||16||11||30|
|Jesse Moreno||411||My first circle share. I'm mainly doing this for +Deb J Canales who I can see is becoming more active on +Google+ . Good on ya, friend!This is a circle of people and groups who share my passion for all things technology. If you're not in it and feel you should be, go ahead and comment here and I will gladly add you.Happy interacting!||2013-02-03 07:47:52||472||5||2||7|
|Euro Maestro||40,694||The Euro Maestro Weekly Roundup with Euro's Who's Who on Google Plus !#euromaestrocircles #googleplus #topcircles #top500 #top1000 #followfriday #euromaestro To supercharge your stream, add this circle, and then reshare !Find your engagement score and your friends' scores on +CircleCount http://www.circlecount.com/euromaestrowhoswho/If you are not on the first page, just type your name in the search box. What's hot this week ?Personal FrontMy engagement score dropped 1 point from 1000 to 999 which was enough to kick me off the top 15 list and put me at number 24. I will have to work harder next week ! iPhone news / personal front continuedA photographer friend of mine got his hands on the new iPhone 6 (or is it 5s). The resolution on the camera is so much better and I decided to use this opportunity to get new head shots. As you can see from my profile pic, the image is much sharper than before. Many thanks to +Rick Lutz, the awesome photographer. Other Mobile NewsThe Galaxy S4 to be announced in March !Check out the post by +Derek Ross https://plus.google.com/+DerekRoss/posts/bJSLVfR9tJjGoogle plus has a new rap star or is it dancing star !Check out this awesome dance clip featuring none other than our own +Robert Scoble from #Rackspace Check out this music clip posted by +Alexis Ohanian https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexisOhanian/posts/BXPp2dN9J5YSXSW coming in March !Are you going to SXSW in March ? Maybe you will meet up with +Carter Gibson +Amanda Blain or me !Why not join the SXSW fan comm||2013-01-25 22:35:59||499||253||44||103|
|Jason Hurtado Daniels||12,888||Shared CircleSustainability and Clean TechnologyThis is the first installment of a community I am growing. Please let me know if you want to be included. Frequent sharers about: #biology #biomass #biomedical #energy #environment #ethanol #gardening #food #geothermal #green #innovation #international #internet #Linux #methane #opensource #organic #renewable #science #software #solar #startup #strategy #sustainability #technology #wave #web #wind #wireless#circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles #circlesharing #publiccircle ||2013-01-16 01:47:25||500||5||7||11|
|Vago Damitio||8,775||Last Circle to share for now... SEO and G+ Marketing plus one or two others...Creative Circle 1 of 11I am so impressed and enthused looking at the MicroVictoryArmy Stream that I'm going to do something radical. I"m going to share my other circles, invite the members to join MVA, and then I'm going to delete all those circles so I can give more attention here. I will keep one circle of people like the +Dalai Lama and +Richard Branson who I would love to have join MVA but I don't want to lose track of if they don't. And that's it. The Micro Victory Army is Victorious in my Circles and if you join - so are you. https://plus.google.com/communities/100245247140773385767 #microvictory for figuring out how to enjoy G+ and manage my circles better! I'm about to delete you (unless you are in MVA - it's not personal - I still love you)||2013-01-13 00:24:38||136||0||1||1|
|Vago Damitio||8,732||This is the famed international circle! I did not succeed...and now. I leave it to someone else or perhaps me later. I am so impressed and enthused looking at the MicroVictoryArmy Stream that I'm going to do something radical. I"m going to share my other circles, invite the members to join MVA, and then I'm going to delete all those circles so I can give more attention here. I will keep one circle of people like the +Dalai Lama and +Richard Branson who I would love to have join MVA but I don't want to lose track of if they don't. And that's it. The Micro Victory Army is Victorious in my Circles and if you join - so are you. https://plus.google.com/communities/100245247140773385767 #microvictory for figuring out how to enjoy G+ and manage my circles better!This is the circle in which I tried to gather one person from every country in the world. I failed.. I'm about to delete you (unless you are in MVA - it's not personal - I still love you)||2013-01-12 22:07:37||146||0||0||0|
|Joe Martinez||42,309||The Best of the Best on Google+ - January 2013 Circle Share!Here we go again! The first circle share for 2013 is jam packed with some of most interesting and engaging people to follow on Google+! If you are new this is definitely a circle you want to add! Feel free to share and add the circle! Some of the awesomesauce you can find in this circle: +Tiffany Henry, +Bobbi Jo Woods, +Jaana Nyström, +DJ Spin, +Euro Maestro, +Ant J, +Hanna Silver, +Mike Elgan, +Daria Musk, +Aaron Wood, +Monika Ljubičić, +Amanda Blain, +Linda Lawrey, +Idrialis Castillo, +Em Wells, +Renata Sherwin, +Sze Liu, +Alida Brandenburg, +||2013-01-11 01:23:22||501||21||10||21|
|Ivonne García||423||This is my Geeks CirclePeople who share great content that only matters to us, technology geeks and people interested in the latest advances. :D Enjoy! #sharedcircle #circles #tech #technology #geeks #geekcircle #sharedcircleoftheday ||2012-12-01 17:28:23||332||3||1||4|
|Jean-Marc Luna||931||Creative Thinkers CircleThis is a list of some extremely smart people with strong emotional opinions and very clearly thought out posts. If you want to be added to another growing circle make sure you follow these steps:1. Plus One this post2. Share the circle (add yourself of course)3. And tag it with #newcreativethinkers #newcreativethinkers #circles #sharedcircles Thanks +Dirk Talamasca and +Carlos Rosario ||2012-11-08 16:08:57||501||6||2||9|
|Joe Martinez||33,985||Best of the Best on Google+ -- November 2012 Version!The Holidays are almost here and with it comes a new circle share! My circle is bursting by the seams! These are some of my favorite people to follow on Google+ and are always engaging and posting interesting stuff! Perfect circle to add if you are new or are looking to expand your circles! You've got awesome people like +Hanna Silver, +Em Wells, +Tiffany Henry, +Euro Maestro, +Trev Warth, +Cynthia Yildirim, +Thomas Morffew, +Monika Ljubičić, +James Williams, +Cliff Roth, +Derek Ross, +Aaron Wood, +Mohamed Mansour, +Stephanie Van Pelt, +Natalie Villalobos, +Alida Brandenburg, +Philip Plait, +Daria Musk, +||2012-11-08 03:00:32||501||42||13||40|
|Carlos Rosario||386||This is the same list as my last shared circle but this includes me, lol. Sometimes....mistakes happen.This is a list of some extremely smart people with strong emotional opinions and very clearly thought out posts. If you want to be added to another growing circle make sure you follow these steps:1. Plus One this post2. Share the circle (add yourself of course)3. And tag it with #newcreativethinkers --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #creativethinkers ||2012-11-06 17:50:22||501||6||2||11|
|Matthew J Price||4,908||Here it is again, my Accelerated Thinkers circle. These futurists, authors, transhumanists, nerds, experts, pages, and all around thought leaders account for the vast majority of the good news I receive from G+. Whatever I share that I didn't find in my RSS feed came from these ladies and gentlemen.If you followed nothing but these 70 people, you would have a pretty solid idea of what sort of craziness is coming down the pipe.I owe them a great debt for the thoughtfulness of their content curation and the added value of their voices. Thank you!I no longer spend any meaningful amount of time searching for new people to add to this circle. If you know someone that belongs here please leave a comment nominating them (or yourself) or send me a message. If you know someone with educated opinions about the future who posts future relevant thoughts and news the majority of the time, that's what this circle is about. #ScienceSunday #Transhumanism #Futurism #AcceleratedChange||2012-10-22 00:32:29||70||3||1||7|
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2015-02-07 02:56:30 (36 comments, 19 reshares, 400 +1s)
Took my first shower on an airplane. Because I could.
Most reshares: 46
2015-02-20 06:21:30 (12 comments, 46 reshares, 92 +1s)
I used to keep bees. Gave up because extracting the honey from one hive was too much hassle. I might take up backyard bees again if this contraption really worked.
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2015-02-07 02:56:30 (36 comments, 19 reshares, 400 +1s)
Took my first shower on an airplane. Because I could.
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2015-02-25 17:14:31 (4 comments, 20 reshares, 59 +1s)
That was pretty good prediction in 1926. Tesla saw it coming.
"When wireless is perfectly applied the whole earth will be converted into a huge brain, which in fact it is, all things being particles of a real and rhythmic whole. We shall be able to communicate with one another instantly, irrespective of distance. Not only this, but through television and telephony we shall see and hear one another as perfectly as though we were face to face, despite intervening distances of thousands of miles; and the instruments through which we shall be able to do his will be amazingly simple compared with our present telephone. A man will be able to carry one in his vest pocket."
More great predictions by Telsa:
2015-02-25 02:30:10 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 34 +1s)
Great intro to meta-design: "It’s easier to draw something than to explain how to draw it.” http://radar.oreilly.com/2015/02/meta-design-the-intersection-of-art-design-and-computation.html#more-74281
2015-02-24 22:41:29 (1 comments, 14 reshares, 27 +1s)
My term for the planetary superorganism of technology, humanity, and nature is Holos. I gave a talk on what it means, and why we should have global governance. http://longnow.org/seminars/02014/nov/12/technium-unbound/
2015-02-22 08:13:58 (11 comments, 17 reshares, 68 +1s)
I'm keeping this new age bullshit generator bookmarked so I don't embarrass myself anytime I start writing cosmic prose.
We are one.
2015-02-20 18:46:21 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 15 +1s)
I'm feeling smarter after my interview on the smart people podcast. http://www.smartpeoplepodcast.com/2015/02/16/episode-178-kevin-kelly/
2015-02-20 06:21:30 (12 comments, 46 reshares, 92 +1s)
I used to keep bees. Gave up because extracting the honey from one hive was too much hassle. I might take up backyard bees again if this contraption really worked.
2015-02-19 23:05:46 (20 comments, 8 reshares, 62 +1s)
Photoshopped or not?
2015-02-19 18:17:32 (6 comments, 18 reshares, 45 +1s)
Drone Racing, star wars pod style. Racers wear goggles and drive with a first person view (FPV). This video is in French, but there are now races all over the world, including of course the Bay Area.
2015-02-18 20:43:33 (29 comments, 3 reshares, 17 +1s)
There's a "company" that is promoting the idea that it will computationally generate all possible works of art and text via random mutations in order to copyright them all -- as a work of performance art.
2015-02-17 18:41:43 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)
Angels and robots! My latest endeavor (with many co-conspirators)-- a huge graphic novel SILVERCORD is now available, on Amazon. Limited edition. Weighs 5 pounds.
2015-02-16 23:49:13 (1 comments, 7 reshares, 23 +1s)
I found this bit of sleuthing about Chinese internet censoring ingenious and riveting. It does not work like you think it might. Summary: In China it's okay to criticize government, but not okay to do anything beyond criticize. From the paper: "Chinese people can write the most vitriolic blog posts about even the top Chinese leaders without fear of censorship, but if they write in support of or opposition to an ongoing protest—or even about a rally in favor of a popular policy or leader—they will be censored. "
2015-02-16 07:22:13 (24 comments, 24 reshares, 54 +1s)
This is an in-depth, news-filled, contrary, profound, and I believe generally fair depiction of "what the Islamic State wants." If true, this movement has huge consequences. My own guess is that we are seeing the beginnings of a civil-war among Islamics (not really clash of civilization, Christians vs Muslims) but more akin to the interfaith wars and conflict around the Protestants and Pilgrims and Anabaptists within Christianity several hundred years ago. It was not pretty.
2015-02-14 20:00:42 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 18 +1s)
This is really cool and my kind of thing. American Dennis Keen is walking Almaty, the capital of Kazakstan, and "marveling at the mundane." He take the mundane elements of the city, like fire hydrant signs, and collects photos of as many examples as he finds as he wanders. Every place on earth has their own norms, and Keen explores this central asian variety.
2015-02-14 19:02:49 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 14 +1s)
Folks, you need to train your bots well.
2015-02-13 22:43:03 (7 comments, 14 reshares, 59 +1s)
Here is a story of true techno disruption unfolding before our eyes. A car manufacturer upsetting the electrical utilities.
2015-02-13 19:02:07 (3 comments, 9 reshares, 28 +1s)
In one small way, an AI can now beat humans in identifying objects in pictures.
2015-02-13 17:44:35 (9 comments, 18 reshares, 106 +1s)
Behind the international jet-setting resort town of Dubai are small pockets of the ancient Arabian culture. I spent a day and a half in Dubai and another day in Al Ain, an hour and half away in the desert, hunting for some of those old textures. In 2.5 days of walking around, I found these tid-bits: a date palm oasis, a camel market, restored forts, proud people, and the ferries on the Creek. The last seven images are of the futuristic tourist hotels of Dubai, now the major theme of this very moneyed city.
2015-02-12 17:50:14 (6 comments, 10 reshares, 72 +1s)
Is he electable?
2015-02-12 06:19:37 (15 comments, 5 reshares, 95 +1s)
Weird but true. The shortest distance between Dubai, in Arabia, and San Francisco is over the north pole. So on a 15-hour, non-stop flight today between those two cities, I flew directly over the North Pole. Here is what it looks like out the window. That sunset/sunrise is as light as it gets this time of year.
2015-02-07 02:56:30 (36 comments, 19 reshares, 400 +1s)
Took my first shower on an airplane. Because I could.
2015-02-01 18:44:40 (8 comments, 15 reshares, 106 +1s)
2015-01-28 05:33:11 (10 comments, 2 reshares, 37 +1s)
Total surveillance is inevitable. Hidding it, lying about it, is not.
2015-01-28 01:19:44 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)
I finally got around to reading the open letter about directing some AI research toward shaping AI progress in certain directions and I found it helpful and reasonable, so I signed it. I think a letter signed by many researchers could encourage funders of research, such as governments to fund research into areas such as auto ethics, that might not get financed by private AI companies.
2015-01-26 19:51:42 (2 comments, 9 reshares, 20 +1s)
I loved this deep reporting on an emerging sub sub culture -- peer to peer porn -- and I think the author is right, there may be a new genre there. "Mass intimacy" is such a great term.
2015-01-26 08:26:59 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 19 +1s)
Cites are generally growing wealthier faster than their host countries.
2015-01-26 04:54:44 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 39 +1s)
A thousand years ago, shirts were expensive, which is why you only had one of them and wore it till it shredded. It would have cost you $3,000 in today's money.
2015-01-26 04:53:06 (5 comments, 3 reshares, 22 +1s)
Maybe technology is a competing religion?
2015-01-26 04:00:29 (8 comments, 6 reshares, 27 +1s)
The most reliable hard drives are 4TB drives from Seagate and HGST. So says Backblaze after running 41,000 of them for years.
2015-01-25 02:51:25 (9 comments, 2 reshares, 65 +1s)
Beards are back. I'm wondering what will have to happen in culture to have these lush side-burner things back? (The guy is Hiram Rickard, founder of Poland Springs bottled water.)
2015-01-25 02:30:12 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 18 +1s)
There is a hipster infatuation with analog. In 30 years we'll look back and call the iPad an analog device.
2015-01-24 18:15:10 (8 comments, 21 reshares, 71 +1s)
New fun to me.
2015-01-23 20:47:12 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 21 +1s)
Satoshi Dice is a real off-shore gambling website that uses blockchain technology so customers can verify its casino is not cheating. https://www.satoshidice.com/
But this little bit on its website about its origins is cute:
Satoshi Dice is a subroutine of an advanced artificial intelligence, which arose spontaneously as one of the less-harmful consequences of the United States' quantitative easing monetary program. The system exists solely within the RAM of an abandoned Nokia 3310 mobile phone which was left in a subway station in Tokyo, and powers itself by feeding off the ghost of the late Satoshi Nakamoto (who was in fact a super hot 20 yr old female Japanese programmer and exotic animal collector). While the Intelligence decides on its next course of action, it runs this SatoshiDice subroutine. Some people ask why Bitcoin was really created... it was created by the... more »
2015-01-23 20:02:25 (9 comments, 22 reshares, 95 +1s)
It is what it is.
2015-01-23 19:54:34 (4 comments, 7 reshares, 10 +1s)
We can be optimistic of the future because of evidence of the past.
2015-01-22 23:30:06 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 25 +1s)
I had fun revealing my secrets on the Freakonomics podcast. I did not want to talk about my acid trip. But I did talk about my one big regret and why the world won't end soon.
2015-01-22 06:29:59 (8 comments, 3 reshares, 24 +1s)
Need to use the right drone.
2015-01-22 06:28:50 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 9 +1s)
What legitimate businesses can learn from "dark" or "deep" decentralized marketplaces such as Silk Road. one thing: brands are paramount. Other good insights here in this good investigation.
2015-01-19 22:10:17 (1 comments, 13 reshares, 35 +1s)
Long term storage of digital data is a serious problem, and the web is a leaky sieve that won't keep much over the long term. One remedy is the WayBack machine, but there could be others. This very important article in the New Yorker explains why.
2015-01-19 21:25:10 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 32 +1s)
First batch of our kickstarter-funded graphic novel, The Silver Cord, went out to supporters this weekend.
2015-01-19 06:20:28 (5 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)
2015-01-18 23:09:46 (3 comments, 9 reshares, 21 +1s)
My answer to the annual Edge question as by John Brockman. This year the question was: What do you think about machines that think? My answer (short form) is that we should think of an AI as an artificial alien. http://edge.org/response-detail/26097
2015-01-15 07:13:37 (4 comments, 5 reshares, 22 +1s)
It's a Swedish reality TV show. I'd watch if it was in English. But behind the show is a group of data journalists who go to the edge of journalism where it cross vigilantism. Described in great detail by this solid article.
2015-01-15 06:24:49 (9 comments, 11 reshares, 24 +1s)
I met Jason Silva because he quoted me. His 3-minute raps and rants and spoken word performances are so over-the-top and hyped on ideas that I find these poems level me up.
My advice, watch only one per day.
2015-01-15 05:31:58 (8 comments, 14 reshares, 94 +1s)
2015-01-15 05:29:25 (3 comments, 2 reshares, 23 +1s)
My recent Ask Me Anything for Reddit went 2.5 hours. I answered almost every question I was asked. The whole transcript is here:
2015-01-13 17:21:30 (4 comments, 10 reshares, 36 +1s)
I don't have major worries about technology, with one exception. I am worried about cyber conflict, cybercrime, cyberwar. We have no rules about what is acceptable in offense or defense. And we are taking it seriously at the global level. There is no national security without global security. A new movie, Blackhat, which I have not seen yet explores how bad it can get. Could be more movies like it.
2015-01-10 21:47:14 (13 comments, 9 reshares, 41 +1s)
Bitcoin's innovation of the blockchain will be a positively disruptive technology, but Bitcoin's mining of currency is getting more bizarre. This is how weird it already is:
2015-01-07 19:27:23 (3 comments, 3 reshares, 49 +1s)
Ask me anything this afternoon at 3pm PST. (That's the correct date this time.) AMA on the Reddit futurology thread. http://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/ (Yeah, that's my lego wall in my studio.)
2015-01-07 19:03:59 (7 comments, 11 reshares, 34 +1s)
The longest American war.
2015-01-07 02:03:41 (12 comments, 3 reshares, 25 +1s)
James Fallow makes a good point about the under-estimated benefits of some big-scale infrastructure projects:
4) There is an established track record of over-estimating the problems of big infrastructure projects, and short-sightedly under-envisioning their benefits. Here's the crucial contrast with big military construction projects I've written about recently. Repeatedly, big military projects have come in over budget, past schedule, and below performance promises.
Repeatedly the opposite has been true of big national or regional infrastructure projects. Their drawbacks have been exaggerated before they've been started, and their potential benefit has been grossly under-imagined. Here's a few of the projects that seemed impractical, quixotic, ruinously expensive, or not worth the bother when proposed:
The Louisiana Purchase
The Erie Canal... more »
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