People for Smarter Cities
Calling all doers, thinkers, problem solvers, creators and dreamers. Your city is on a mission to get smarter. Help it.
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People for Smarter Cities

Calling all doers, thinkers, problem solvers, creators and dreamers. Your city is on a mission to get smarter. Help it.

We turned billboards into useful urban furniture. Do you have ideas that will make your city smart? Share them here http://ibm.co/1bory9R

Cities find new ways to use old infrastructure | Spacing
What if your local telephone booth was also an electric vehicle charging station?
Or construction scaffolding became a fun place to sit down and eat lunch?
Or a roadside billboard became a lush, air-cleaning bamboo garden?

Cities find new ways to use old infrastructure | Spacing

What if your local telephone booth was also an electric vehicle charging station?

Or construction scaffolding became a fun place to sit down and eat lunch?

Or a roadside billboard became a lush, air-cleaning bamboo garden?

Solving transport headaches in the cities of 2050 | BBC Future
With global cities swelling and car use soaring, how will our existing transport systems cope? Ryan Chin at the MIT Media Lab looks at sustainable alternatives that we could see on the streets by 2050.

Solving transport headaches in the cities of 2050 | BBC Future

With global cities swelling and car use soaring, how will our existing transport systems cope? Ryan Chin at the MIT Media Lab looks at sustainable alternatives that we could see on the streets by 2050.

Smaller Cities Engage Citizens Through Small Business Innovation | HuffPost

People say they’d like to influence or actively participate in their local government. In fact, according to a Civic Plus Digital Citizen Engagement survey, nearly half of those polled want to provide input into their municipal government.

But turning this interest into action is one of the biggest roadblocks to implementing local community ideas. How can local municipalities tap into the increasing power of social and mobile technologies to create a community of active influencers?