An unusual argument against Big Brother on city streets.
Be wary of self-selection bias when measuring engagement with digital platforms, a New York City official warns.
The mugshot extortion industry should make us rethink open records laws.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Tech enthusiasts argue that the rise of mobile will create more face-to-face relationships.
A falling block of concrete weighing several tons cleaved this building in two, making it look like Stonehenge.
Streaming video from The Atlantic's summit on urban innovation, happening now in New York.
There's a good reason that "Send Me To Heaven" has been banned from the Apple Store.
The legacy of apartheid, in technicolor.
This sad luggage can't climb stairs and will phone you like a needy friend if you outrun it.
New iPhone app Cover will team up with restaurants to put the ability to pay at any time right on the customer's phone.
The useful, clean, and customer-friendly service lets anyone follow how fast a train is moving at any given time.
The physical infrastructure of the Internet presents tantalizing targets for the NSA and other eavesdropping agencies.
At our best, we are dots.
If you're looking to launch a tech start-up in New York City, you'll want to check this first.
A trial in Berlin found that people stopped worrying their battery would run out after about 12 weeks with an EV.
Hotter, wetter weather and new droughts are shown in this weirdly undulating simulation of Earth's atmosphere.
The IPCC's latest assessment is frightening... but it's also bolstering the claims of deniers.