Cities & Urbanisation
How Cities Score
Better use of data could make cities more efficient—and more democratic. The debate about data and politics has only just begun and these proposals need time to mature. But getting the rules for managing digital information right is critically important. Societies will have to decide how they want data to be used, in politics as well as in other spheres.
Mobile Technologies of the City
Mobile communications technologies are joining new systems of urban transportation, surveillance, scheduling and sorting to quietly but dramatically change the social, architectural and infrastructural fabric of cities across the world.
The Responsive City
Engaging Communities Through Data-Smart Governance
There is no better way to improve the lives of billions of people around the world than to improve the way cities work.
Open Streets on Tech & Transport
Open Streets Cape Town recently hosted a successful discussion on the influence of technology on transport.