automated vehicles

A Journey On the Ghost Road

Google’s self-driving car project turns ten this year, but we’re as far away from a driverless future as ever. Or so it seems. In this

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Hunting Unicorns at CityLab DC

Over the last decade, so-called “urbantech” firms have transformed the way people live and work in cities. Are Uber, WeWork, and AirBnB too big to

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Visions of A Better Self-Driving Future

The third and final output from our collaboration with Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Aspen Institute on the Initiative on Cities and Autonomous Vehicles was a


Are Smart Cities Truly Green?

Most of the world’s population are now city dwellers, and mobile, wireless computers outnumber desktops. In an age of urbanization and technological ubiquity, how is

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What’s Next for Smart Cities?

How is digital technology changing the way we build, govern, and live in cities? This is the question that the smart cities movement has sought

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Team Immersion Journey: Singapore

Seeing is believing. This is as true in executive education as it is for kindergartners. In 2016, we worked with global architecture, engineering, and planning

urban data

Deconstructing the Internet of Things

As part of the “Deconstructing IoT” series produced by New York City-based sensor startup Temboo in 2015, Anthony Townsend spoke with Claire Mitchell and Vaughn

automated vehicles

Re-Programming Mobility:

The Digital Transformation of Transportation in the United States After decades of anticipation, digital technologies are beginning to have a major impact on the way

urban data

The data cannot / Los datos no pueden

We shared the screen in this bilingual documentary (produced by José Luis de Vicente) with a brilliant array of thinkers including Usman Haque, Adam Greenfield,