Self-described "map geek" Eric Fischer uses urban data to make some of the web's most intriguing spatial images.
Fort Wayne moves to limit when officers can type and stare at their on-board screens.
An event is documented by a Google satellite, creating a new and unnerving lens through which to view public space.
This subway beggar can't be for real.
The ghosts are all around you at New York's Babycastles Summit.
It's like a bird mated with a rainbow.
Tampa's excessive police presence is having a "chilling effect."
Also, a British tractor thief gets his comeuppance and a Nigerian church freaks out over bombs in women's headdresses.
The signature piece of Copenhagen's enormous Ørestad experiment, by Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind, is no more.
"Empire State of Pen," by Patrick Vale, captures the frenzied movements of creation.
Here, you pay for the roads and resources you use, thanks to innovative public-private partnerships.
Cities that don't work for people of all ages risk stagnating in the past.
Pictures from the city as it weathered Hurricane Isaac.
For the first time in two decades, rural spending is growing faster than urban spending. How can this be?
They invite fraud, drain city revenue, and often fail to help those who need it most — new research proposes an alternative.
An investigation of how canine urine contributes to urban plant death.
A nice idea in theory that's nonetheless super unsafe.
A $95 DIY kit can help you map your city with higher resolution than Google Earth can.
College football still dominates in the South.