Thoughts on how the future of the smart city will impact daily life and efficiency of our cities, from IBM’s Smarter Buildings division.
The 140,000-acre Millennium Reserve isn’t so much a single park as a full scale revitalization of the cities’ dying industrial areas into parks and trails.
A new series of games built for low-end cell phones hopes to make lessons about health fun for players in the world’s poorest regions. It certainly beats reading a pamphlet.
Wind power is great, when there is wind. New forecasting services aim to take some of the guesswork out of when and where renewable energy will come from, predicting wind speeds far enough in advance to save energy companies billions.
Scientists have been fiddling with technology to convert fog to water for a long time. New projects are bringing the idea closer to reality.
Too often, innovative thinkers at large companies are written off when their ideas involve making the company cleaner or more efficient. A program from the Aspen Institute is helping empower these intrapreneurs to effect change in their companies.