Big Data and The Sims are helping us to build cities of the future and here's how..
By 2050, the United Nations predicts that around 66% of the world’s population will be living in urban areas
Retail is Changing
Toxic mass merchants are making brands commoditised hostages in a high-speed chase to the bottom. But a new class of experiential retailers is rising.
WeLive: the Utopian Apartment Complex That Wants to Disrupt City Living
WeWork is branching out into housing, but can it actually change the way we live?
Homeless Housing: Can these micro-apartments help end the homelessness crisis in San Francisco?
Micropad is a high-design, prefab 160-square-foot apartment. The company behind it hopes to put a building of them together so the city can help give shelter to some of its more than 7,000 homeless.
How Does Apple Run on 100% Green Energy?
The most important thing about the company’s big renewable push might be that it’s bringing everyone–from suppliers to local utilities–along for the ride.
2023: The Future of Real Estate
I’d like to suggest to you that, by 2023, “The Office is Dead*”.
The Rise and Fall (and Rise?) of Communal Living
Don’t believe the hype. Communal living was not ‘invented’ by a group of Scandinavian hippies in the 1970s.
The Workplace of the Future
As artificial intelligence pushes beyond the tech industry, work could become fairer—or more oppressive
How Much Money Do Trees Save in Megacities?
Trees’ benefits come out to a median value of $967,000 per square kilometer of tree cover, researchers estimate.