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The Future of the ‘Smart City’

The Takeaway, Public Radio International

John Hockenberry


In this 52-minute podcast, host John Hockenberry asks: “Is it smart to live in a city?”

Hudson Yards, on the west side of Manhattan, is poised to become the largest private development in U.S. 160 more words

Urban Planning

Alphabetville: What would a Google city look like?

This article was originally published on PSFK.com

Google’s umbrella brand Alphabet is the type of corporation that renders little surprise from the public when rumours they plan to build a city from scratch surface. 475 more words


Back to the Future (in 3D)

Despite living my professional life on the bleeding edge of digital advancement (ahem) I’m a bit of an amateur tech historian/enthusiast with a healthy collection of old bobbins; from the obvious Sinclair ZX Spectrums (all hail Sir Clive) to the slightly more obscure valve-driven reel-to-reel recorders and other long-extinct hifi formats. 997 more words

Digital City