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Is This the Best Planned City in the World?

This discussion on Quora, entitled "which is the most well planned city in the world?" certainly got us thinking; not only because of the interesting …

Cities Leading the Way on Sustainability

From left to right: Bill Keller, New York Times op-ed columnist; Jaime Lerner, former mayor of Curitibia, Brazil; Stephanie Miner, mayor of Syracuse, …

New York City

Home Values Near Transit Outperform

Homes near public transit retained their value better during the recession than their counterparts in auto-dependent areas, according to a recent …

3 Creative Ways To Visualize Urban Public Transportation

The Urban Data Challenge asked teams to make something beautiful and helpful from open data sets in San Francisco, Zurich, and Geneva. The results will change what you think a city’s transportation system can look like (and how useful it can be).<p>As cities gradually realize that opening up their …

Urban Design

The Evolution of Urban Planning in 10 Diagrams

A new exhibit from the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association showcases the simple visualizations of complex ideas that have changed how we live.<p>Le Corbusier’s plan may not have had such power if he hadn’t put it on paper. The French modernist architect wanted to reform the polluted …

SimCity Is Smarter Than You (Even If You’re an Urban Planner)

Josh Dzieza plays the latest version with Stone Librande, its lead designer, and Jeff Speck, the author of 'Walkable City.'<p>The new SimCity is …

Top 20 Cities for Innovation | Smart Cities Dive

<i>by brentdanley</i><p>In 2008 the world hit a turning point with over 50% of the world's population now living in cities. That means that the human …

Five Important Insights into the Internet of Everything

The IoE increases our independence, access and mobility. With cloud computing, we can access stored data anywhere, meaning we don’t have to be tethered to our offices or homes. We can reach loved ones around the world by email, text, phone and even video call services. And new conduits of …