“Most Livable City” Best Match
IBI Group Launches Smart City Platform to Improve Services for City Residents
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...to connect stakeholders with the services, information and insight they need. City agencies, decision makers, city staff, and most importantly, city residents, will benefit from the platform, as city services...Tags: IBI Group, open data, smart cities, Smart City Platform
Does a “Most Livable City” Ranking Matter?
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Monocle’s Most Livable Cities Index and Mercer’s Quality of Life Ranking. But does a “Most Livable City” ranking really matter? Image Credit: The Economist Vancouver’s ex-Chief City Planner, Brent Toderian,...
New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself
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major city in the U.S., published in 1790. While almost every style of architecture exists within New York City, we’ll focus on the most prevalent periods. The first style associated...
“Most Livable City” Rankings Do Matter!: A Response
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We recently posed the question “Does a ‘Most Livable City’ Ranking Matter?” The team at TH!NK found themselves leaning heavily towards “no” in our analysis, but we received a response...
Visionary City-making: A History of the Future
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...modern city visioning can be drawn to the late medieval and early renaissance period when city visions were drastically transformed and based on a new world society that revolved around...
Connectivity Is Key to a Smart City Foundation
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of traffic through the city. Recently though, the city faced a traffic jam on its own information network. Leased broadband connections between city buildings and fixed assets from multiple departments...
City-Making Made Better
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...city building professions and practitioners from the city-dwellers they served, while discouraging the logic of considering various elements of city-building together. During the 20th Century, city-making disciplines were as segregated...
Technology Can’t Save The City
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intelligent, automated, big data-driven supervision of the “smart city” will solve everything from climate change to resource depletion.” Is smart city technology only being deployed at a city-wide scale? Of...
The Green City or the Grey City?
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...one green and one grey, and each piece of paper represented a different city, which city would you rather live in? This questions, as most people can agree, is probably...
Vancouver Architecture: Growing Into Its Own
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City Hall (1936). Marine Building, 1946. (City of Vancouver Archives, AM1545-S3-: CVA 586-4379) Opening of the Burrard Bridge, 1932. (City of Vancouver Archives, AM1535-: CVA 99-2656) Vancouver City Hall, 1937....