Benches that dump you for sitting too long, trash cans that spit your recyclables back out- will the Sentient City lack empathy?
Oct 23, 2009 BBC News
City data catalogs are fast moving from the exception to the norm for large U.S. cities. Opinion
Oct 19, 2009 By
Maine mill town asks citizens to record their memories at downtown "Heart Spots" as part of the master planning process.
Oct 18, 2009 The Journal Tribune
A group of 200 volunteers with GPS devices will walk the streets of Atlanta this weekend to create a community-owned map of the city and its intricate details.
Oct 16, 2009 BBC
New communication and interaction technologies are dramatically changing the way the public understands and participates in government. The emerging openness of data and information at the city level is broadening the urban policy conversation, but challenges and questions lie ahead as the open city develops. Exclusive
Oct 15, 2009 By
The availability of information in the city is creating a new opportunity for adaptive and interactive urban spaces. As Carlo Ratti of MIT's SENSEable City Lab discusses, the key is people.
Oct 11, 2009 Wired UK
This article from <em>Wired UK</em> looks at a handful of emerging transportation concept technologies that are altering the form of the city.
Oct 10, 2009 Wired UK
Mary Peters, Secretary of Transportation from 2006-2008, gives her opinion on where transportation funding should go. Better technology is high on her list.
Oct 8, 2009 National Journal Online
This morning, Mayor Mike Bloomberg unveiled New York City's long-awaited Big Apps contest. Opinion
Oct 6, 2009 By
Last week, the Ohio Turnpike debuted its E-Z Pass toll system -- with disastrous results, says TollRoadsNews.
Oct 5, 2009 TOLLROADSnews