Archive for November, 2011

Video Pick on Cities

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 14:43 2 Comments

Here’s a selection of 5 TEDx video talks on cities which was recently published on Yuri Artibise‘s blog Yurbanism. For viewers who are passionate about cities and their futures this selection covers a broad range of relevant topics concerning contemporary cities and urbanism delivered by international experts. Dan Burden on walkability and livability Gil Penalosa […]

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Open for Entries: Living Labs Global Award 2012

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 16:56 3 Comments

Submission for the 2012 edition of the Living Lab Global Award, an intiative of Living Labs Global in collaboration with Oracle, and The Climate Group, is open. The year the award brings together 20 global cities commited to finding innovative solutions to pressing urban problems and hundreds of international technology and service solution providers […]

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Bringing together Smart Cities, Living Labs and Future Internet

Thursday, November 10, 2011 15:52 2 Comments

FIREBALL establishes a coordination mechanism through which a network of Smart Cities across Europe engages in long term collaboration for adopting User Driven Open Innovation to explore the opportunities of the Future Internet. The coordination process will be grounded in exchange, dialogue and learning between Smart Cities, who are considered as key demand-side drivers of […]

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Bundled, Buried and Behind Closed Doors

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 17:35 3 Comments

‘Bundled, Buried and Behind Closed Doors’ is a short documentary by filmmaker Ben Mendelson which offers viewers a glimpse inside one of the world’s most concentrated hubs of internet connectivity: 60 Hudson Street, New York. Bundled, Buried & Behind Closed Doors from Ben Mendelsohn on Vimeo. Mendelson’s film not only shows us how the internet […]

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