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The age-old conflict between cars and bikes finally has the attention of one of the giants. Ford's Info Cycle project mounts sensors on street bikes to map out how multi-modal city travelers move around.
3 days ago   CityLab
Interested in finding the road less traveled by? Walkonomics has launched in seven cities around the globe.
5 days ago   ASLA The Dirt
With extra layers of security and a pricing model that differs from other transportation network companies, HopSkipDrive is looking to tap into the crucial "busy parents" demographic.
Jul 21, 2015   TechCrunch
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Planners will be presented with new challenges and opportunities in a new era of data-enhanced government. Exclusive
Jul 20, 2015  By Kendra L. Smith and Kevin C. Desouza
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I am in Glasgow, Scotland with students and faculty from around the world learning about Cities and Citizens in the Digital Age. Blog Post
Jul 17, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
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I recently traveled to Glasgow, Scotland with students and faculty from around the world learning about Cities and Citizens in the Digital Age Blog Post
Jul 16, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
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A commute today can involve a number of different modes of transportation. For example, you might walk to the bus stop and take the bus to your office. At lunch you use the city's bike sharing service to bike to lunch to meet a friend. Blog Post
Jul 14, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
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Minecraft is the best selling independent game of all time. As the parent of a ten year old I can attest that he is crazy about Minecraft. Blog Post
Jul 13, 2015   By Jennifer Evans-Cowley
Last year, the "innovation district" rose to prominence as a way to describe urban knowledge economy epicenters. This report from Bruce Katz and Brookings describes how the phenomenon continues to evolve.
Jul 12, 2015   Brookings
The game is called INFRA—the action is set in a city where corruption in the private and public sectors has left the city on the brink of collapse.
Jul 12, 2015   CityLab
In the ongoing quest to better measure the use of streets by all modes—a new tool could be a game changer for transportation engineers, planners, and advocates alike.
Jul 11, 2015   Streetsblog USA