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Growth, infrastructure and town planning: Cementing a sustainable future

<i>Amidst pressing concerns for housing affordability, population growth and social inequality, Michael Bayliss reveals how good (or bad) town planning</i> …

Housing

The Major Factors to Rise IoT In Agriculture Market: Find the Overview and Its Impact in the Future with top key players like AGCO Corporation, CNH Industrial, John Deere & Company, Lindsay Corporation and other

Agriculture, being one of the most significant economic activities of a country, has gradually evolved from manual occupation to a highly mechanized …

Top 2017 Technology Trends That Will Continue in 2018

This year, we witnessed some noteworthy technologies being introduced. In 2018, these technologies will make an even bigger splash<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>2017 has been an exciting year as far as technology is concerned. Breakthrough …

10 Top Attributes Elevate Design Thinking Leaders

As a business advisor, I strongly believe that continuous innovation and design thinking are the keys to long-term viability and success. Recent surveys of global business leaders show that they overwhelmingly agree, but less than a third believe their organizations’ culture and leadership are …

Germany Is a Coal-Burning, Gas-Guzzling Climate Change Hypocrite

The latest round of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which runs from Nov. 6 to 17, is loaded with symbolism. The conference is being …

UN Climate Change Conference

The Science of Sustainability

SPONSORED<p>There is no single path to corporate sustainability. Two multinational companies, Mars and Pfizer, illustrate two very different approaches …

Sustainability

Thinking About Design Thinking

I had a great morning convo with my Automattic Design colleague Mike Shelton that took me down the rabbit hole of successive Google image searches …

Design Thinking

Meet the startups changing the future of energy

How we distribute, store and generate energy is undergoing a massive disruption. Startups in the energy sector are leading the way into a new era of …

Clean Energy

The billion dollar widget steering the driverless car industry

The billion-dollar widget steering the driverless car industry<p>No matter what it took, David Hall was going to kill that clown. He maneuvered Drillzilla for another ramming run. The robot was squat and heavy, with serrated blades coming off one end and a sharp drill whirling on the other. Across the …

Steve Wozniak

'We cannot compete': Canadian oil sands struggling to thrive in US$50 oil world

CALGARY — Canada's oil sands producers are stuck in a rut.<p>The nation's oil firms are retrenching, with large producers planning little or no further …

Retrofitted cities are forcing residents to live with planning failures – we're due for a rethink

Australia will probably look back on the current period of attempting to retrofit its capital cities as a great demonstration of poor city …

Urban Design

Geographer Federico Caprotti on the “new urban citizen” in data-driven urban planning

<i></i>What if new technology further exacerbates urban inequality, especially among those on the wrong side of the digital divide? [Geographer Federico …

Urbanism

A Pathway Toward U.S. Smart Cities

The evolution of connected technology and its impact on our society is truly amazing. From smartphones and tablets to thermostats and home appliances connected devices have begun to generate a seemingly endless stream of real-time data and information. This evolution, however, has barely just begun.<p>…

From the Garden City to the Smart City

• Stephan Hügel The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London, UK<p>Abstract It has been a century since the first Garden …

The Pitch Is Dead. Long Live the Conversation. (Blog)

By Kevin StarrIf you treat funders like prey, they'll probably run.

Self-help

Chargers Attached To Streetlight Poles Come To California

The city of Lancaster, California is pioneering streetlight charging station applications in North America, alongside German company Ebee Smart …

Which American cities are the most sustainable?

<i>This story was originally published by CityLab and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>U.S. coastal cities are coming the …

Cities Can't Fix the New Urban Crisis

Not on their own, at least. To address the ever-more-complex problems afflicting cities, we’ll need a regional approach.<p>Richard Florida’s book <i>The New Urban Crisis</i> contains a number of important truths about the challenges facing America’s metropolitan areas. Chief among them is the recognition that …

Ideo Says The Future Of Design Is Circular

A new guide for designers encourages them to create products that stay in closed loops and business models that discourage waste.<p>When Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam replaced its lighting, it didn’t pay for the bulbs. Instead, the airport pays for light as a service–and Philips, which designed the …

Empathy fuelled Customer-Centricity

All the needs and wants are important to make user empowered and make them feel good. If you want to nail user experience, as a designer you need to …

The rules of brainstorming, according to top design firm IDEO

I work at home, alone for the most part, which means I rarely have the opportunity to be involved in a good brainstorming session. That's a shame …

Top 31 Smart Communities to Watch

Page 1<p>"Smart cities" suffers from overuse as a buzzword, but the attention the concept receives is a testament to the substance beneath the …

Barcelona and Amsterdam are world-leading "smart cities" says Jason Pomeroy

Western cities have done a better job of integrating technology into their infrastructure than the new wave of Asian smart cities, according to …

Smart cities still struggle to understand, use oceans of data

Ted Lehr, Austin’s IT data architect of business application services, says his office is challenged by finding ways to integrate data into the …

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Smart City 2.0: Shifting the Focus from Infrastructure to People

AUSTIN, Texas — 19,519. That is the number of cities that exist in the United States. Over the past decade, each one of those cities experienced …

Government Technology

Understanding Apple's Internet-of-Things Story in 10 Slides

The iPhone has been called the first Internet-of-Things device, and Apple aims to make sure it continues to play a leading role in the evolution of …

Y Combinator Has Gone Supernova

<b>If the casting director</b> of the TV show “Silicon Valley” were asked to produce a canonical example of an applicant to Y Combinator’s incubator …

The Smart City Doesn’t Arrive Cuz Somebody Said It’s Time

More cities are coming to the fact that jobs are being lost, the tax base is eroding, costs of administration (not to mention pensions) are escalating and there is a void in leadership. Gridlock is common at every level.<p>Where to start?<p>Becoming a “Smart City” starts with an agreement involving …

Endgame's chief social scientist: We need a cyber security "paradigm shift"

Endgame's chief social scientist Andrea Limbago breaks down the most critical cybersecurity issues threatening both the U.S. and the world today. …

Cybersecurity