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Design Why Public Space In London Is Quietly Disappearing

Pseudo-public space—squares and parks that seem public but are actually owned by corporations—has quietly spread across cities worldwide

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Why Seoul's Garden Bridge Is A Success In Urban Planning

Seoul’s ambitious Skygarden revives a disused elevated 1970s highway with 24,000 plants – and is open to all, 24 hours a day

Technology A Small Town In Spain Replaced Bureaucracy With Twitter

The social network has become the major channel of communication for locals and government officials

Advertising 16 Stories You Need To Know Today

Disney serving alcohol in the Magic Kingdom, Americans spending most internet time on Facebook, and Google Maps track our summer vactions...Links to start your day with.

Retail Tampa Mayor Creates A Tour Guide For The City Using Foursquare

Bob Buckhorn has used the lists feature to suggest places to go and provide tips about the venues.

Luxury Monocolumn: What Spurred Moscow's Inexplicable Brick Paving Frenzy?

In today's column from luxury magazine Monocle, Moscow's plans to repave asphalt sidewalks with bricks has stirred up some criticism. Could the project have anything to do with the fact that the mayor's wife was once associated with a brick and curbing business?

Gaming & Play Foursquare Adds More Schools To Their University Program

Building off last years success, Foursquare is participating with more schools to help students navigate their campus

Innovation Will Alec Baldwin Be New York City’s Next Mayor? [Headlines]

The “30 Rock” star, who has long talked about running for political office, believes Weinergate has shaken up the field of candidates enough that he might have a chance to win.