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How Singapore Got Hooked on the Internet of Public Shame

One of the city-state's biggest websites allows users to upload photos and videos of 'bad' behavior.

Anti-Social Tool of the Day: A Map for People Who Hate People

Presuming your friends use Foursquare, of course.

The New Economy of City-Based Top Level Internet Domains

Dozens of cities will have the chance to design their own municipally focused microcosm of the web.

In Berlin, Searching for Food in the Dumpster Is the Next Big Thing

A new German website alerts members about the location and content of leftover sustenance.

The Blog Igniting Omaha's Tech Scene

In a city where humbleness is a virtue, Silicon Prairie News helps entrepreneurs shout from the rooftops.

China Crowdmaps Pedestrian and Cyclist Problem Areas

A new website enables residents to identify problems in Beijing's pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure.

Number of the Day: 4,700

That's the number of measures the world's 58 biggest cities have passed to fight climate change.

The Best City Websites for Online Engagement

Local government sites increasingly embrace social networking, but is it working?

Why Don't Real Estate Developers Just Ask Us What We Want?

One Washington builder asked neighbors what kind of store should fill an empty building. Is this the future of urban development?

Techies Embed in City Hall

Code for America provides fellows to cities to tackle local problems