Tagged: cities


Creative & Social

Part of a small series of articles I wrote for a client, posted here early 2015 but back-dated to the original dates. Across the world many communities share a few of the same problems, I’d like to pick just a couple of those and look at a few solutions currently being experimented with around innovative […]

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Arthur C Clarke predicting the future in 1964

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Mujicomp

It’s a bunch of thinking about how designers (and BERG in particular) might start thinking through making products for ’smart cities’ (as they’re known for good and for ill) including the qualities that these products should possess in order for them to be invited into people’s homes – something we’ve started calling ‘mujicomp’ as shorthand […]

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A new kind of corner store

An interesting idea; making corner stores pickup points for produce baskets giving visibility to the farms and trying to make the corner store a healthier “source” of food.

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Subways at scale

Great series of subway plans from many cities all at the same scale. Berlin is missing the S-Bahns though which does account for quite a bit. (via Subtraction)

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Logroño Montecorvo Eco City

Great eco city project in Spain; Logroño Montecorvo Eco City uses only 10% of the surface it was allocated for buildings and the rest for energy generation, parcs, etc.

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Trouve mon nom

Aucun des noms ne me fait vraiment tripper mais quand même une couple de bonnes options à Trouve mon nom, le site de vote pour nommer le projet Montréalais de type Vélib.

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Clinton Climate Initiative Offers $5B to Green Cities’ Buildings

former U.S. president Bill Clinton trumped them all with the announcement of his $5 billion program to renovate municipal buildings at cities worldwide… The C40 Large Buildings Retrofit Program will help reduce energy use and curb greenhouse gas emissions around the globe… The partnership brings together city leaders—15 cities will make up the first phase […]

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