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Smart Cities and the Technology of Walking

Michael Scott, a writer with a passion for emerging urban, economic development issues, recently wrote a great article for Govtech.com, an online portal to Government Technology, titled “Smart Cities and the Technology of Walking. ”

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How Citi Bike Has Changed My Life For the Better in New York City

I’ve been a resident of Manhattan for eight years so I like to think I’ve seen it all around New York City– both good and bad. But, the city did something this summer that was 100% different. Citi Bike, the city’s bikeshare system, is the one innovation that has had the most profound impact on my everyday life.

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For Bus Riders, Real-Time Arrival Data Is More Important Than Better Service

Emily Badger, a staff writer at The Atlantic Cities, wrote a great article on January 22 titled ‘For Bus Riders, Real-Time Arrival Data Is More Important Than Better Service.’ She wrote about the psychology of waiting for an unknown amount of time, and the effect it has on a bus riders and potential bus and transit users.

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