The City of the Future, As Designed by Google’s Sidewalk Labs

The City of the Future, As Designed by Google’s Sidewalk Labs
Design

The venture, led by former CEO of Bloomberg LP alongside Google CEO Larry Page, will build new technology platforms to transform and improve city life

Simone Spilka
  • 11 june 2015

When society looks at the myriad challenges facing our cities, it makes sense to begin to solve them by examining cities themselves. That’s the new ambition of Sidewalk Labs, the urban innovation company funded by Google that will develop new technologies to improve the quality of life in cities around the world. The independent initiative is led by Dan Doctoroff, former CEO of Bloomberg LP and deputy mayor of New York City for economic development, alongside Google CEO Larry Page.

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