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Trash Out
August 15, 2012, 4:25 PM
Filed under: Awareness, Digital, DIY, Green, Lifestyle, New Ideas, Outdoor, Recycling, Take Action

TrashOut is a free crowdsourcing app which gives users a way to report illegal dumps. Users comment reports, upload pictures, check the TrashMap  and also be rewarded with badges for reporting and helping to clean up public spaces.

Available for iOS and Android.



Renew Recycle Bin
June 20, 2012, 5:46 PM
Filed under: Digital, New Ideas, News, Outdoor, Recycling, Technology | Tags:

London is equipped with high tech intelligent bins: LCD screens broadcasting information about the weather, traffic and news from 6am until 23h59. Soon, the streets of NYC will be joining the club.

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GreenCam
June 13, 2012, 4:13 PM
Filed under: Awareness, Digital, New Ideas, Technology

A new app called “GreenCam” makes sure your computer enters energy-saving mode when no one is there, by using your webcam. Developed by the brazilian company Ecobenefícios, the app is free and you can download it here. It’s estimated that the app can save a company of 200 employees around $130 a month, considering that every staff member is absent from their desk for about 1 hour a day.

via PSFK



Shoeboxed
May 9, 2012, 11:43 PM
Filed under: Digital, New Ideas, Technology

Who doesn’t want to eliminate once and for all those tiny little pieces of paper stuffing our wallets and drawers? Now we have an online service to make digital records for receipts, business cards, bills, bank statements and so on. Shoeboxed will keep everything you need for a “paperless” life,  so download it here.

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