“Data” Best Match
A Smart City is a Brave City
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Google’s urban experiment, Sidewalk Labs, is determined to harness user data to create “more sustainable and equitable cities”. But at a time where public skepticism over data collection is higher...
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...
How Do You Digitize a Metropolis?
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huge suite of traffic data, building data, digital models, and other information about the city. The goal of this project is to collect, centralize, integrate, and, in a way, democratize...
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...
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...
Pre-Crime: Sci-fi or a Chilling Reality?
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...governments started buying this private data and using it to predict crime patterns? What if police started analyzing this data, and combined it with other information that they may know...
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...
SiteiQ – A Technology-Driven Tool to Aid Site Analysis
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...on certain features. Users also have the ability to collect and update spatial data in real time during their site visit. Unlike paper plans, data collected using these tools is...
Connectivity Is Key to a Smart City Foundation
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What does it mean to be a Smart City and what infrastructure systems do cities need to improve to use data effectively? How do we begin to master plan connectivity...