by Sarah Barns, Donald McNeill, Ellie Cosgrave, Michele Acuto Australia, one of the world’s most urbanised nations, is looking to up its investment in digital technologies to make our cities work better. In coming months, tech companies, local governments and other eligible organisations will be teaming up to apply for round one of the federal […]
By Sarah Barns This May, urbanists around the world have been celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jane Jacobs. The American-Canadian author and activist’s spirited defence of inner-city neighbourhoods inspired a generation of urban activists and place-makers. So what might Jacobs have to teach a new generation of urbanists and planners? Much of Jacobs’ […]
Smart Cities and Urban Innovation As the world embarks on a “Smart City Boom” digital technology is being promoted as the answer to a multitude of urban challenges and wicked problems. How such technology is invented, evolves and diffuses, within and between cities, is not a linear process but demonstrates a wide range of approaches […]
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