…the [USPS] has a unique asset that could allow it to make money by collecting valuable data that would contribute to the country’s safety and economic health: its far-reaching network of trucks. The service’s thousands of delivery vehicles have only one purpose now: to transport mail. But what if they were fitted with sensors to collect and transmit information about weather or air pollutants? The trucks would go from being bulky tools of industrial-age communication to being on the cutting edge of 21st-century information-gathering and forecasting.

my closing arguments for YOUR #NYTM votes & voices.

Thank you friends. Thank you geeks & thank you NEW YORK! No where else will you find such a diverse, passionate lot of nurds, geeks & dweebs who are ready to tackle the future head on.

This week has been refreshing. This NY Tech Meetup election is about the next steps – big and small. After hearing the promises, arguments and campaign speeches, TODAY COMES DOWN TO YOU!

Will the board AND community grow its associationparticipate in solving the problems at hand with innovative solutions? YES, WE CAN DO THIS AND MORE!

NYTM Friends,  I need your vote by 3pm ET at http://vote.nytm.org

GLOBAL friends, I need your tweets of support. Please share with the world the following lines…

NYTM Voters: “NY needs an API for the future! I just voted for @noneck for the #NYTM board. Vote "Noel Hidalgo” at http://vote.nytm.org!“

Non-voters: "I support @Noneck. #NYTM’s board needs his API for the future. Vote "Noel Hidalgo” at http://vote.nytm.org

Thanks for hearing me out…