With credit cards and mobile payments dominating commerce, the relevancy—and role—of the ATM is in flux.
In many cases, there are benefits to replacing signals with stop signs—starting with saving taxpayers a lot of cash.
Laredo, Texas, for one.
The city has a suite of emerging industries, from software development to computer design, that position it for economic growth.
A winning data visualization highlights the successes—and perils—of the recent East Asian city boom.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
And that includes in South Carolina.
One of the world's most popular underground networks finally gets the wayfinding treatment it deserves.
How a New York state program helps out-of-work people start businesses while still collecting unemployment insurance.
A 21-year-old inventor gets creative with half a million toy bricks.
How self-segregation and concentrated affluence became normal in America.
TransLoc is building an on-demand system for transit agencies.
Gritty urban streetscapes transform into dreamy vistas with this map hack.
Just 6 percent of U.S. land is developed. That matters when we talk about affordability.
"Neuroflowers" changes color and blossoms according to your mental focus.
A Pew map shows that, between 2000 and 2013, whites became the minority in 78 U.S. counties.
A downtown site once held the promise of keeping the Expos in "la belle province."
A new study finds a strong correlation between income level and canopy cover. But the solution involves more than just planting additional trees.
After a month of protests and sit-ins, a statue of a white imperialist has finally been removed from South Africa's leading university.