Though they look like a mess of humanity, the pits actually follow a set of rules.
The Open City group turns government data into apps on crime, snow plows, even lobbying efforts.
Access for all was one of the hot topics at The Atlantic's Start-Up City: Miami conference.
Ideas for enhancing safety, affordability, and quality of life.
All the tweets in the world glimmer in this entrancing visualization of real-time tweets.
Miami tries to figure that out.
Thick trails of lung-damaging nitrogen dioxide stretch from ports in China, India and the Middle East, and fume off of coastal cities worldwide.
Meanwhile on the ground, there are automotive pile-ups, white-out conditions and reports of ferocious thundersnow.
PlowNYC is about to hit the big time.
The pioneer of hyperlocal news and open data surprisingly closed this morning.
What happens to a community with no "digital shadow" on the web?
The fruits of Wikimedia's new GeoData extension.
Technology can actually make it easier to connect library patrons with an actual person.
Dig a night in a luxe stationary submarine? This is the place for you.
A sinkhole in Guangzhou has eaten six shops, a sidewalk and several trees.
Everyone wins, except your employer.
How waste heat from large cities may be affecting weather patterns in areas up to 1000 miles away.
A window into the steady rhythm of first responders in a major city.