Post boxes, trash cans and lamp posts will chat up members of the public in what is perhaps the strangest public-art project to come out of the U.K.
The London Tube is adding the technology, but U.S. rail systems see it as a long way off.
Youngsil Lee's garment raises a shield of skin-puncturing needles when its wearer feels threatened (or is just being a jerk).
If Silicon Valley wants to remain the world's high-tech capital, it may need to reform itself into an urban wonderland.
An intriguing juxtaposition of exterior backgrounds and human foregrounds.
It's become the go-to site for hosts and guests who are desperate and underemployed. But that could change quickly.
Say hello to the saddest clothing in the world.
A Swiss design firm imagines elegant docking systems that blend into the urban mold.
Boosters promise a city poised to become the next start-up hub. But driving around the downtown's empty streets, I'm not so sure I see a rosy future.
With SpotHero, you can reserve a space in advance online.
The Techno Viking meme gets a new breath of life in a Manchester arts festival.
London designers want to outfit the Tube with a real-time scrolling display showing the sky passing by above.
Many U.S. cities cannot access the skilled workers they need.
The new geography of technology centers.
A new website streamlines the process for creating parklets, art installations, bike parking and more.
The fabric glows when the pious point it toward the Muslim holy city.
Near-field communication — which turns your phone into your fares, ads, and more — has shown both promise and problems.
A specialized Street View collaboration with UNESCO has a lot to offer fans of urban exploration.