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Comparing two methods for Urban Complexity calculation using Shannon-Wiener index

Comparing two methods for Urban Complexity calculation using Shannon-Wiener index

Abstract This study will compare the results of measuring Urban Complexity using Shannon-Wiener index in two different methods. Using a joint dataset retrieved from Foursquare API, we will measure the degree of urban complexity of every street 1. relating every amenity to the closest street segment in a computational way and then applying the calculation […]

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Interview on Market Cafe Magazine

Interview on Market Cafe Magazine

An interview and original map-arts published on Market CafĂ© Magazine Can you share with us a bit of the SPIN Unit manifesto? We love cities. They are places of opportunities and cultural development. They are capable of clustering activities, businesses and practices that make them central to the success of communities and individuals. These people, […]

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Baltigram

What can Instagram say about culture? An even better question may be: can Instagram actually say anything at all about us? As scholars and citizens of one city or another, we found high-end urban projects quite disappointing, unable to produce and foster interesting new experiences. At the same time, alternative groups, local initiatives, temporary uses […]

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