Who wouldn’t want the many benefits that a thriving digital workforce can bring? Growing wages, agile thinking, and jeans and ping pong in the office! Oh, but wait...
Dec 20, 2014 Rooflines
Can municipal governments adopt cutting-edge technology—and the culture that goes with it?
Aug 8, 2014 The Planning Report
The tech industry's push into San Francisco has entailed a fight for political and cultural legitimacy as well as social justice--one that shakes up conventional wisdom about conservatism, progressivism, and progress itself.
Aug 2, 2014 The Nation
Ben Schiller reports on two new air quality sensors that show you pollution comparisons of the air you are breathing right now.
Jun 15, 2014 FastCompany Exist
OpenTreeMap allows cities to inventory trees and see the environmental and economic benefits.
Apr 16, 2014 FastCompany Exist
A new web-based program, Global Forest Watch, provides access to almost real-time visualization of forests around the world.
Mar 22, 2014 ASLA The Dirt
With nearly $10 billion in construction expected over the next five years (in addition to the $4.2 billion spent over the last five), New York City is in the midst of a higher education building boom being led by investment in science and technology
Jan 2, 2014 The Wall Street Journal
It’s premature to fire the chauffeur: the Jetson’s future has not yet arrived. Blog Post
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During the month of May I, along with Tom Sanchez at Virginia Tech, have been teaching a Massive Open Online Course TechniCity. Blog Post
May 27, 2013 By
Back in November I wrote about my adventure to create a free massive open online course, TechniCity. The course officially launches on May 4th. Blog Post
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