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What Can 6,000 Years of Data Tell Us About Cities?

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In an era of smart cities and urban science, data has rapidly become king. Typically, the focus is on real-time measurement and forward-looking studies, but history also has a lot...


Big Data & the Art of Storytelling

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Contemporary urban life is increasingly based on two parallel cities, one physical (visible) and one digital (invisible). As more and more layers overlap, understanding how urban technologies can foster humanity...


What Would You Do with this Data?

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What started as a failed high school workshop has become a major opportunity for data collection in Chicago. The city is preparing for the launch of its transparent Array of...


Cycling into New Frontiers: A Need for New Geospatial Data Collection Tools

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who do use it as well. To map and understand the potential linkages outside of the street network, a more granular planning and data gathering approach is needed. Better data...


A Breath of Fresh Air: How Data and Design Can Fight City Pollution

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...Scotland examined this concept; testing new, lower-cost air quality monitoring equipment, deploying it at various roadside locations, then analyzing the data in parallel with traffic and meteorological data. The ultimate...


How Much is this Data Worth?

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and administer the data. As the data ages (and especially if the data relies on human input), it will typically become outdated or incomplete, and the cost to maintain data...


IBI Group to Steward Evolution of Conveyal’s OpenTripPlanner and Data Tools in North America

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...shared-use mobility options for Portland TriMet. Reed leads the development of the Data Tools platform. IBI Group will also be taking over Conveyal’s current OTP and Data Tools projects for...


Data Collection in the Moscow Metro

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Data creates accumulated traces of human behavior that can be applied to forecast general urban trends to improve the quality of life. As an extension of behavioral data, could biological...

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