Striking the privacy balance is key.
"People in the neighborhood would probably not mind seeing it used for something different."
The FINDER could change the way we rescue people from natural disasters.
New evidence that you can't build a start-up city overnight.
A brief update on PlanIT Valley, Masdar, Konza Techno City, and Songdo.
Imagine: instead of stopping for gas, a bus that could recharge while at a red light.
The sharing economy moves into a new niche: dinner. Will queasy eaters and regulators buy in?
It's not as crazy as it might sound.
From simple hand-sanitizer to a suction garbage system and beyond.
Inside the city's ambitious plans to become a hub of water-related technology and innovation.
This is sweet.
The most ingenious way to stop too-tall trucks from colliding into bridges.
People have an especially hard time ignoring half a conversation because we can't predict what's coming next.
A smart-card-operated storage system and an online anti-theft mapping platform are among the big ideas.
Smart phones can help manage the tedium of parenting. But they also isolate us from a lot of the joy.
Could this be the answer to urban wind power enthusiasts?
Access for all was one of the hot topics at The Atlantic's Start-Up City: Miami conference.
Car-to-car communication could decrease urban congestion by 60 percent, one computer scientist says.