9 Technologies That Power New York City
InformationWeek 8/22/2014 8 comments
From space exploration robotics to subway subsystems, New York has technology to cover everything. Check out some cool examples near the Javits Center, home to Interop New York, and beyond.
WWI at 100: What It Meant for the Future of Cities
Scott Ferguson 8/11/2014 23 comments
This month marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. When we think of the so-called 'Great War,' we need to think about how cities changed as the conflict carried on for four years, and what lessons we might apply to today's metropolises.
US Smart Home Adoption Outpaces Others
Scott Ferguson 7/18/2014 16 comments
When it comes to taking advantage of the Internet of Things at home, Americans are outstripping the rest of the world as a result of an aggressive push by the security system market. But countries like China and Germany are catching up.
Smart Avenue, Barcelona
Susan Llewelyn Leach 7/17/2014 9 comments
Paseo de Gracia, Barcelona's elegant shopping boulevard, is being transformed into the city's smartest.
Doctors: A Missing Key to Sustainability
Scott Ferguson 7/3/2014 15 comments
A report finds that many people look to their physicians to learn about living healthy lives, including the impact of where their homes are and how they are built. However, doctors lack critical information about sustainable living.
Minneapolis, San Francisco Tops in Green Office Space
Scott Ferguson 6/30/2014 12 comments
A new report by the real estate company CBRE looks at green office space in 30 different markets across the United States and finds that the Twin Cities and San Francisco are the two cities with the most Energy Star- and LEED-certified commercial buildings.
Qatar: A Green World Cup?
Susan Llewelyn Leach 6/25/2014 27 comments
Qatar's promise that the 2022 World Cup final will be held in a sustainably constructed stadiums has come under scrutiny.
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