The Next Urban Future: Smarter and More Resilient Cities

The Rockefeller Foundation, the organizational pioneer behind the 100 Resilient Cities project,¬†furthered its involvement in resiliency projects on the federal scale. Partnering up with the Department of Housing and Urban Development to launch the National Disaster Resilience Competition, a new urban paradigm focused upon resilience as the defining factor for urban development¬†became the emblem of … More The Next Urban Future: Smarter and More Resilient Cities

[Updated] How Do Smart Cities Talk to People?

Wynnie-Fred Hinds using the STREETWYZE app to map important aspects of her community in Newark, New Jersey. Photocredit: STREETWYZE At the Smart Cities Week Conference held in Washington, DC September 15-17, tech companies and urban innovators gathered to discuss and showcase recent developments in the emerging smart city market. One demonstration featured real-time traffic, public … More [Updated] How Do Smart Cities Talk to People?